7 Rivers District                                                       Keeping You Informed

2014 Recharter Dates
Ontario  -- Tue, Dec 9
Nyssa  --  Wed, Dec 10
Burns ----  Thu, Dec 11
Weiser -- Wed, Dec 17
Community Units
contact Jan Partin
New cell 208-899-7304



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Take your youth protection training online at http://www.myscouting.org/
if it doesn't load or work smoothly, don't fight it
Close it out and come back at another time. It does work most of the time. see additional help below right.


Journey To Excellence replaces Honor Unit award


 
  
  
                     
  
  
  
  
                    

                        Calendar Highlights             click to go to District Calendar (for more items)             
    
 May 14  Round Table, Payette HS 7:30pm  Regular break outs and New Cub Scout Program info
Varsity and Venture Leaders will meet off site.  get info here
 
  
 June 12 or 13  Cub Scout Day Camp at Ontario   Montgomery Farms.  register for either day    Info Here
 June 11-13  District Spring Camporee  info here 
 June 20
  Cub Scout Day Camp at New Meadows  Zim's Hot Springs        Info Here
 June 27  Cub Scout Day Camp at Burns, OR.
    
 Aug 13
  Cub Leaders only Round Table, Jan Partin's Home, 7pm
 Aug 22
  Trail to First Class Day Camp, bring a lunch    Info Here
    
 Sept 10 Round Table, Payette HS 7:30 pm, Advancement Chairs online Advancement Training
 Sept 19 Cub Scout Leader Training, Den Chief Training, Ontario Stake Center 

 

Upcoming Activities by Group  

Cubs

Scouts

Varsity/Venture

Scouters

Cub Scout Day Camps
Montgomery Farms Ontario
June 12 or 13
Zim's Hot Springs, New Meadows
June 20
Info Here

District Spring Camporee
Christensen Pond
June 11-13
Info Here

Leaders Roundtable Meet at EO Cycles
122 S. Oregon St, Ontario, 7:30 pm

Bring a youth (your captain, or president)
Lots of hands on information about cycling
also, how to build a PVC bow
more info on "Events Info " page

Climbing and rappelling
Level I and II Training
click here for brochure

Cub Scout Day Camp
Burns, OR
June 27

Trail to 1st Class Day Camp
Aug 22, Ontario State Park
Info Here


District Committee Members Conference
Sat. August 29, 8am-noon
Nampa LDS Church 6111 Birch Lane

 

 

Oregon Trail Varsity blog is here 

Cub Scout Leader Training,
Den Chief Training
Ontario Stake Center Sept 19

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.  Almost totally booked as of 4/15/15


Additional Youth Protection Online Instructions
http://www.myscouting.org/ 

  1. Use Internet Explorer 7 or higher...even Google Chrome is a problem
  2. Turn off popup blocker or allow popups (every toolbar)
  3. Don't use MAC's      
  4. There is also some info here https://documents.scouting.org/MyScouting/MyScoutingFAQ.htm
  5. if you still have problems please email myscouting@netbsa.org they will reply within a day

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