Monthly Archives: January 2019


A Scout Is Reverent

The Worcester Diocese Catholic Committee on Scouting is calling for nominations for Adult Catholic Religious Awards due by February 20, 2019. The awards are to recognize those adults in Scouting who have participated in promoting and teaching Catholic Faith Formation in Scouting through religious emblem programs, Scout Sunday observance, and various other activities relating to [...]

By |2019-01-31T09:14:18-05:00January 30th, 2019|Council Wide, Featured|Comments Off on A Scout Is Reverent

Order of the Arrow Is Here To Help!

Is Your Pack Ready To Crossover? Tantamous Lodge is here to help!  If your Unit would like the Order of The Arrow to assist in your crossover ceremony, just let us know by filling out the following form and we will contact you.   SIGN UP HERE

By |2019-01-24T17:02:25-05:00January 22nd, 2019|Council Wide, Featured|Comments Off on Order of the Arrow Is Here To Help!

Creating A Scouting Unit

Not every community, church, school, or organization has a Scouting pack, troop, or crew associated with it. Sometimes, starting a new group is the best way to bring Scouting to your community. With a willing group of volunteers and interested youth, it's easy to get Scouting started near you. How Scouting Units Are Organized Every [...]

By |2019-01-21T18:42:23-05:00January 21st, 2019|Recruitment|Comments Off on Creating A Scouting Unit

Metacomet Commissioner

District Commissioner All Metacomet Towns/Units Rob Pomponio Asst. District Commissioner covering Natick, Sherborn, Holliston Tom Bednarz Asst. District Commissioner covering Foxboro Dr. Jim Green Asst. District Commissioner covering Other Towns Position(s) Currently Vacant Asst. District Commissioner Data Manager Joyce Jordan Roundtable Commissioner General Interest and Troop Topics Greg Green Roundtable Commissioner Cub Scout Topics [...]

By |2021-01-15T13:33:15-05:00January 21st, 2019|Metacomet Commissioner|Comments Off on Metacomet Commissioner

Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook Updated

Advancement Update: A revised Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook for 2019 has been posted and is available here. The content is basically unchanged and revised to reflect gender-neutrality.

By |2019-01-20T23:23:12-05:00January 20th, 2019|Advancement, Council Wide|Comments Off on Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook Updated

Cranberry Harbors District Training

Chris Lamie, Mayflower Council’s Training Chair, and a lot great volunteers put on an in-depth seminar for Cranberry Harbor’s District Committee on Saturday, January 12th. Topics included: Chairs/Vice Chairs Activities and Civic Service New Unit Organizers Training Advancement Fund Development Camping/Outdoor Program Membership We hope some of you were able to attend, and more will [...]

By |2019-01-15T08:45:51-05:00January 15th, 2019|Cranberry Harbors District, Training|Comments Off on Cranberry Harbors District Training

Sachem District 2019 Patches Now Available!

Sachem District's new collectible patch to support our Investment in Character campaign is now available!  This is a limited-edition 6-inch oval back patch that includes the names of all of our cities and towns.  Patches will be available at Sachem District Roundtables and most Sachem District events.  A very limited number of 2015, 2016, and [...]

By |2019-01-15T08:43:01-05:00January 15th, 2019|Sachem District|Comments Off on Sachem District 2019 Patches Now Available!

Merit Badge University – IS Open!

We are very excited to have you join us this year for Merit Badge University! Merit Badge University offers Scouts the opportunity to earn up to 3 merit badges, both eagle and non-eagle required with the help of our merit badge counselors. Registration opens on Monday, January 14th at 9:00am. Read More

By |2019-02-04T12:45:25-05:00January 11th, 2019|Council Wide|Comments Off on Merit Badge University – IS Open!