Monthly Archives: May 2024


The Nobscot Hammer Crew Persists

Restoring a Scout camp… one hammer strike at a time Mayflower Council — Nestled amidst the rolling hills and towering pines of forest-covered stretches of Sudbury and Framingham lies Nobscot Scout Reservation, a treasured haven for generations of young campers from New England. But time, like the relentless march of nature, had taken its [...]

By |2024-05-31T19:24:19-04:00May 31st, 2024|Council Wide, Featured|

Den Leader Appreciation: Matthew Kelly

Today, we conclude Mayflower Council's Den Leader Appreciation Month for 2024. Beyond focusing on the Scout Law and Oath, Lord Baden Powell said good leaders often see things from the Scout's point of view, and that adage still holds However, one local Cub Scout Den Leader from Pack 49 Norwood also takes BP's old Scout [...]

Den Leader Appreciation: Rob DeMarino

As we continue Den Leader Appreciation Month, the nominations keep rolling in. This week's top nominee comes from Maynard, Massachusetts, where Cubmaster Jarrod Kennedy singled out Rob DeMarino for special recognition as Den Leader of the Week. Rob DeMarino of Pack 130 Maynard Maynard Cub Scouts "Rob has served as a den [...]

“Around The Campfire” Podcast – Episode Four

Monthly Podcast from the Mayflower Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Around The Campfire Podcast from the Mayflower Council of Scouting America for leaders and volunteers. May 2024 episode features: Rick Riopelle; Deputy Scout Executive discussing Scouting name change, announcements from the annual meeting and Council Procedures about incident reporting. Andrea Watson; Director [...]

By |2024-05-17T11:32:43-04:00May 17th, 2024|Council Wide, Featured, Membership, Newsletter, Podcast|

Den Leader Appreciation: Todd Johnson

As you know, May is Den Leader Appreciation Month in the Mayflower Council. Today, we recognize Todd Johnson of Pack 748 Medway as our third Den Leader of the Week for May 2024.  Todd Johnson of Pack 748 Medway Pack 748 Medway "Todd has the liveliest den in the pack," wrote Cubmaster [...]

Den Leader Appreciation: Matt Schickling

May is Den Leader Appreciation Month in the #MayflowerCouncil. Today, we recognize Matt Schickling of Pack 55 Northborough as our second Den Leader of the Week for May 2024.

Den Leader Appreciation Month

We know our den leaders truly light the way for our youth, creating the safe adventures, learning, and fun that makes Cub Scouts the perfect activity for boys and girls in kindergarten through fifth grade. Mayflower Council has marked the month of May as Den Leader Appreciation Month. Mayflower [...]

By |2024-05-04T14:25:51-04:00May 4th, 2024|Den Leader Appreciation Month, Featured|

Cranberry Harbors District May 2024 Roundtable

Slide presentation from our May Roundtable, and the presentation on Charter-Membership-Renewal-Changes are linked below. If you have further questions/comments, please submit on the "parking lot" form - link is in the roundtable presentation. Next roundtable is Wed. June 5, hope to see you there. May_RT_Slides_FInal Charter Membership Renewal Changes

Den Leader Appreciation: Christina Carlson

It's Den Leader Appreciation Month in the Mayflower Council. Today, we recognize Christina Carlson of Pack 100 Westborough as our first Den Leader of the Week for May 2024.