Archery Merit Badge Class, February 20, 2017

There will be an Archery Merit Badge Class on February 20, 2017 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM at Texas Archery Academy McKinney Range. The cost is $25. To Register eMail TerryWitt2@Att.net



District Crossover, March 12, 2017

Please set aside Sunday, March 12th at 3 pm for the District Crossover.  Brought to you by the Lone Star District Wicahpi Chapter of the Order of the Arrow.  All Webelos 2’s are invited to “Crossover”  in this group setting.  ALL scouts and scouters are invited to come out and watch for FREE.  It is $5 per Webelos to participateand they will each receive a totem made by the Order of the Arrow.  Important things to remember are 1) be sure to sign up so the OA knows how many totems to make and 2)be sure if you have selected a unit, you have notified them as well.  Scouts are welcome to participate even if they have not chosen a unit yet.  There will be some great photo ops… so Bring your Cameras!  Sign up AND PAY ONLINE here by group or individually:

Be sure and sign up online so we know you are coming and so we'll have enough totems.

There will also be a Brotherhood Ceremony in the same location.  Anyone that completed their ordeal 10 months ago or longer, are eligible to complete their Brotherhood Walk.  Participants should arrive by 12:30pm and the walk will be completed by 2:30.  Cost is $20, paid at the walk, to cover the price of the sash.  Sign up below:


Archery Merit Badge Class, March 20, 2017

There will be an Archery Merit Badge Class on March 20, 2017 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM at Texas Archery Academy McKinney Range. The cost is $25. To Register eMail TerryWitt2@Att.net



Order of the Arrow Elections, now until March 31st

Troops and Teams it is time to sign up for Order of the Arrow Elections.  All elections must be held by March 31st.  Sign up now to get the date that works best for your unit.



Pinewood Derby Championship, April 1st

Calling all racers!  The Lone Star District is proud to announce the Pinewod Derby Championship. 

Get details above for Championship ($10) and Open Class Races ($5).  


Wood Badge
For all leaders; Pack, Troop, Teams, and Crews.  A premier training.  It makes good leaders better and better leaders great!

Wood Badge 121 - Camp Wisdom April 7 - 9, 2017 and April 21 - 23, 2017 circleten.org/wood-badge-121

Wood Badge 122 - Philmont Training Center August 13 - 19, 2017

Wood Badge 123 - Camp Wisdom September 21-23, 2017 and October 12-14, 2017

Wood Badge 124 - Camp Wisdom January 26-28, 2018 and February 9-11, 2018


Cub Scout Advancement Modification

The BSA announces modifications to Cub Scouting that make the program more flexible for busy parents, den leaders, and Cubmasters.

See the announcement and details here: 


Couldn't Attend Face-To-Face Training? Check Out BSA's Online Training!

Some courses are available in the e-Learning section of https://my.scouting.org/   A login is required, but you may create a user account and view the courses. Registered BSA members may provide their member numbers as part of the user profile to receive training credit.

Youth Protection Training
- Please keep in mind you need Face-to-Face YPT if you plan to attend Winter Camp, Twilight Camp, Webelos Residence Camp or any summer camp in Texas. 

Leader Position-Specific Training
- Den Leader, Cubmaster,  Pack Trainer, Pack Committee, Venturing Adviser, and Venturing, Varsity, and Troop Committee

Supplemental Training
- Safe Swim Defense, Safety Afloat, Weather Hazards, Climb On Safely, Trek Safely 

Every Scout deserves a trained leader so take advantage of the online courses to help make your program safe and effective.


Archery for Scouts Troops

If you would like to arrange for your scout troop to shoot archery at Texas Archery Academy - McKinney Range you can contact Terry Witt at TerryWitt2@Att.net or Amy Witt at AmyWitt2@Att.net for more information.