On Line Rechartering is available starting on October 2nd, 2014
It's time to being the recharter process for 2015. On line rechartering will be live on line October 2nd, so you can begin the process then. In order to meet the Journey to Excellence (JTE) 2.0 requirements, you must submit your charter application by November 15th. We will advise you of the turn in location and date shortly.
Remember, if you need any assistance, let your Unit Commissioner know.
Charter Turn In Night - November 6th
In order to make certain each unit is qualified for Journey 2.0 you must have your Charter turned in by November 15.
In order to make certain this happens we will be checking in Charters at our November 6 Round table. Please bring copy of completed charter for 2015 with all signatures and applications that are necessary. Also, bring check to cover recharter, Boy's Life and charter fee.
If you have any questions please contact your unit Commissioner.
Thanks for getting your Charter in on time
University of Scouting - This weekend
Join us for the next University of Scouting on October 25th, 2014 at Osseo High School
The Northern Star Council’s University of Scouting is one of the LARGEST One Day Supplemental Training Program available anywhere. The University of Scouting is a fun-filled, hands-on opportunity to network with other Scouters, and is truly a learning adventure. This one-day supplemental training event is designed for all Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Venturing and Sea Scout Leaders, and Venturing and Sea Scout youth leaders regardless of experience.
The University of Scouting provides course offerings in seven colleges. Four colleges are devoted to the major Scouting programs – Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturing and Sea Scouts. The General College offers classes of interest to Scouters across all programs. The Commissioner College offers classes for Commissioners. The Youth Advancement and Knowledge (YAK) College offers classes for the Youth.
Choose from over 120 courses with an emphasis on programs, skills, and resources to deliver high quality opportunities to the Scouting youth. New Leader and Position Specific training will also be offered. Plus a vendor midway offers lots of exciting program resources, materials, and ideas for you to browse. The Scout Shop will have their store open and you can pre-order items and have them waiting for you. Just call your local Scout Shop and let them know.
Questions about the University of Scouting? - Contact the Chancellor at email@example.com.
Questions about the Midway? Contact the Midway Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do you have ideas for classes to offer at the University of Scouting? If so, contact the Chancellor at email@example.com.
Are you interested in teaching at the University of Scouting? If so, contact the Chancellor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be the best leader you can for your Scouts. Attend the next University of Scouting!
From the Web Master
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