7 Rivers District                                                       Keeping You Informed

2015 Recharter Dates
Ontario  -- Tue, Dec 8
Nyssa  --  Wed, Dec 9
Community Units and
Burns ----  Thu, Dec 10
Weiser -- Wed, Dec 16
contact Jan Partin
New cell 208-899-7304

Keep informed
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Take your youth protection training online at http://www.myscouting.org/
NEW Site, see instructions to the right on the Home page----->

Journey To Excellence replaces Honor Unit award


                        Calendar Highlights             click to go to District Calendar (for more items)             
 Sept 8 Order of the Arrow Section Conclave 2016, Ontario 4 rivers CC. 
 Sept 17 Cub Scout Leader Training, Ontario Stake Center
 Oct 13  Round Table, Payette HS 7:30 pm,  OA Mtg. MB Counselor Break out session
 Oct 15 
 Fall MB Clinic, Ontario,  info  
 Oct 21-22 Varsity Vision, and Outdoor Leader Skills,  (both in Caldwell area) 
 Oct 22  Cub Scout Shooting Sports, Ontario,  info
 Nov 10 Round Table, Payette HS 7:30 pm,  OA Mtg.
 Dec 8 Round Table, Payette HS 7:30 pm,  OA Mtg.
 Dec 28-30 Winter Camporee
 Feb 4 Winter MB Clinic, Payette
 Feb 18 Boy Scout and Venturing Leader training, Ontario 
 April Spring MB Clinic, Vale

Upcoming Activities by Group  





Cub Scout Shooting Sports
Oct. 22, Ontario
check out "Event Info"

Fall Merit Badge Clinic
Oct. 15
Ontario Stake Center

Varsity Vision Training
for youth and Adults
Caldwell area, Oct 21-22

Cub Scout Adult Leader Training
Sept 17
Ontario Stake Center


Winter Camporee,
Dec 28-30

Order of the Arrow info on page
in left menu bar

Varsity Vision Training
for youth and Adults
Caldwell area, Oct 21-22

New website with all sorts of
information about the new
cub scout program


Order of the Arrow info
Click left menu

Varsity Letter to Wards download 

Oregon Trail Varsity blog is here 

Outdoor Leader Skills Training
Caldwell Area, Oct 21-22

Note to all Scout Units. If you would like to schedule use of the Christensen Pond for scouting activities, contact Verna after March 1, at 208-674-2193 for an available time/date or go to http://www.ChristensenPond.com/ for info.  (updated March 6...Most of the calendar is full.)

Additional Youth Protection Online Instructions
  http://www.my.scouting.org/ use your myscouting.org name & pass word

  1. AVOID Internet Explorer (weird things happen)     USE Google Chrome or Fire Fox
  2. Click on Home
  3. Click on My Dashboard     
  4. YPT should come up showing your current information about youth protection training.  If needed, or it is getting close, please retake the course by clicking the appropriate arrow ( > ).
  5. If you have connected your my scouting account with the Ore Ida Council, and have included your membership ID number, (check your my account information behind the human icon in the upper right of this page, if ID # is there, your good) then all of the trainings you take here will automatically be recorded for you. 

Download the newest BSA Guide to Safe Scouting click here  Updated Quarterly

 Download a copy of the New LDS Scouting Handbook click here published 2012