Welcome to the Headwaters District Web page, we are home to over 50 units and growing!
Formerly known as the “Blue District”, Headwaters includes 12 towns of the MetroWest area, spreading down route 495 to the Rhode Island border. We earned our name through the cunning observation that our District’s footprint contains the Assabet, Concord, and Sudbury Rivers. We are also the home of the starting line of the Boston Marathon and the Mayflower Council Marlborough Service Center.
Join us on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 to celebrate two outstanding individuals. Maureen Johnson and Ian Johnson The Good Scout Award is bestowed upon individuals who have demonstrated integrity and genuine concern for others [...]
Dear Scouting Family, The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has made substantial progress in its Chapter 11 case by reaching an agreement alongside the Ad Hoc Committee of Local Councils with the Coalition of [...]
Full-face snorkel masks are combinations of a built-in snorkel with a mask covering the entire face. Due to several unexplained fatalities involving the use of full-face snorkel masks, their use is prohibited in all [...]
The national annual membership fee is increasing by $6, about 50 cents per month effective August 1st, because the costs associated with Scouting, including the cost of liability insurance, continue to increase and the [...]
DIVERSITY — OPPORTUNITY — COMMUNITY Bring your varied life experiences, education, and perspective, and in return you will have an opportunity to combine those skills and experiences in a career that values and respects [...]
Welcome to the Headwaters District Roundtable. This will be a monthly meeting of peers for discussion and exchange of views and ideas. Your District Executive will be there to answer any questions you may have and provide you with important information on upcoming events.
Roundtable meets at Milford High School Cafeteria at 31 W Fountain St. Doors the the Cafeteria are near the back of the building next to the gym and the parking lots.
These meeting will be held the first Thursday of every month beginning in September thru June unless otherwise noted and rescheduled.
Please check the calendar to confirm date and locations.
Thank you for joining us at the Council-wide roundtable held on Wednesday, July 15. Below are a few slides presented at this meeting as well as videos from our Council Commissioner and the national [...]
Robert Hillman2020-06-10T15:44:35-04:00June 10th, 2020|Comments Off on Headwaters June 4th Roundtable Follow up
Hello Headwaters Thank you to the Pack and Troop leaders that joined our Roundtable team on Thursday for a conversation about the recent changes and announcements to Scouting. We appreciate everyone that shared their [...]
Robert Hillman2020-04-22T12:02:44-04:00April 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on April Roundtable: Remote Programming Ideas
Hello Headwaters, Below are some of the notes and topics that were discussed at our Virtual District Roundtable at the start of the month. We had a long conversation about remote programming ideas and [...]
Below are the event flyers, training newsletter and other information from the March Roundtable. HW Pinewood 2020 event flyer Headwaters District Dinner Chuckwagon Derby - Camp Resolute BALOO - spring 2020 2021 National Jamboree 2020 [...]
Robert Hillman2020-02-11T09:10:31-05:00February 11th, 2020|Comments Off on Questions answered from January Roundtable
Hello Headwaters, A lot of questions were asked at our January Roundtable! Below are the answers to the questions we had. How long can an unregistered youth attend unit events without registering? Are they covered [...]