This is an exciting and important time for the BSA. Our recent historic decision to serve families by inviting girls to Cub Scouts and delivering a program that will enable them to earn the rank of Eagle Scout sustains our mission of preparing more young people to live the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law. We have expanded our scope, but our mission and Scouting’s time-tested, proven programs remain unchanged. We believe this nation needs and deserves more youth focused on the foundations that still serve as bedrock of our movement — duty to God and country with a
On October 11, the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America released the following important information regarding upcoming expansions to our programs to better serve the whole family. Updates will be shared on this blog as they are received, as well as can be seen on Scouting Newsroom. Today, the Boy Scouts of America Board of Directors unanimously approved to welcome girls into its iconic Cub Scout program and to deliver a Scouting program for older girls that will enable them to advance and earn the highest rank of Eagle Scout. The historic decision comes after years of receiving
Worcester area Boy Scouts sail the Sea of Abaco, Bahamas, just miss hurricane Millbury, MA. August 13-23 – Sixteen Boy Scouts and Scout Leaders from Millbury, Douglas, and Holden gathered at 2:00AM at the Park and Ride on Route 20 in Millbury as they set off on the journey of a lifetime to the Bahamas to learn how to live and work aboard a sailing ship. The group flew from Boston Logan International Airport to Marsh Harbor, Bahamas where they would spend ten days at one of the Boy Scouts of America’s High Adventure base’s. The Florida National High Adventure
Give warmth this winter! 2017 Winter Coat Drive – Printable Flyer Donate your clean Men’s, Women’s, Children’s, or Infant’s winter jackets, snowsuits, or warm sweaters to be distributed to families in the Worcester Area! Donations will be accepted through December 15, 2017 and may be brought to roundtable meetings in November and December or the Mohegan Council Service Center, 19 Harvard St., Worcester, MA 01609. For more information, please call District Executive Jim Mutschler at 508-752-3769. Thank you for your support!