WELCOME TO NORTH CARIBOU DISTRICT

OUTDOOR LEADERSHIP TRAINING FLYER

Need to know how to tie those knots you're teaching your Scouts? It's time to attend Outdoor Leadership Training -- Learn more here.

DISTRICT VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Our District is in need of volunteers to fill several positions.  Anyone within the boundaries is welcome to volunteer.  Currently we are seeking a new Webmaster and additional Roundtable staff.  If you are interested in volunteering, please email northcaribouweb@gmail.com to inquire.  Thank you for all you do for each other and most importantly, for the boys we serve.


FALL CAMPOREE

The Fall Camporee will be September 12-13 at Beaver Dick Park.  The focus will be the Aviation Merit Badge and will include a tour of the Legacy Flight Museum, Fly Over, Campfire Program, and Awards.  The cost is $6 per boy, no charge for adults.  For more information click here.


IDAHO FALLS POLICE MERIT BADGE

Come join your Idaho Falls Police Officers for a Merit Badge Pow Wow August 16th 8:30am until 4:30pm.  The cost is $10 per scout to cover two merit badges and lunch.  Register and pay online at www.idahofallsfop.com.  For more information click here.

SCOUT NIGHT OUT WITH THE CHUKARS

Have a great night at the ball game with Scout Night out with the Chukars happening August 29th at 7:15pm.  Get your tickets at the Scout Office.  The first 50 tickets claimed will also get a free ball cap.  Refer a friend to Scouting and you both get TWO tickets FREE! More information available here.


UPCOMING LEADER SPECIFIC TRAINING

Attached is the current flyer that announces our next Leader Specific Training that will be held on September 11, 2014 in Ucon.  There will be training offered for ALL the families of scouting - Cub Scouts through Venturing.  This is a great opportunity for your leaders to come and receive answers their questions and to help them become better scout leaders.


2014 DISTRICT AWARD RECIPIENTS

Congratulations to the recipients of these years district awards, the District Award of Merit, the Extra Milers, and the Caribou Award.  Thank you for your dedication and commitment to serving our youth!  To read the award biographies for the recipients, please click here.

District Award of Merit
  • Shala Ball
  • Drew Beasley
  • Chris Brown
  • Rob Jagielski
  • Ashley Kendell
  • Arin Layton
  • Jana Porter
  • Lindsay Sewell
  • Jeremy Wheeler
  • Lisa Wheeler

Extra Miler Recipients
  • Ken Huseboe
  • Vaughn-David Stosich
  • Kevin Korth
  • Jason Child
  • Bruce Pickett

Caribou Award Recipient
  • Guy Hollingsworth


NEW NORTH CARIBOU FACEBOOK GROUP

We have a brand new Facebook Group for our District to share ideas, files and documents, success stories, and ask questions.  Come join our group!

FRIENDS OF SCOUTING

Here is a list of companies who will match Friends of Scouting employee donations and some will even give financial contributions for employees who volunteer their time.  

SUMMER CAMPS

Dates are here for the 2014 Summer Island Park, Little Lemhi, and Treasure Mountain Camps from the Council.  Multiple session dates for each camp are available.  See our district calendar and the Council Summer Camp page for additional information. 

If you are 14 or older and looking for the ultimate high adventure experience check out the council's trek to Philmont Scout Ranch summer 2014. The expedition will be lead by Robin Stewart. Click HERE for details and a registration form.

YOUTH OPPORTUNITIES

The Bonneville County Emergency Management Facebook page has many opportunities for youth involvement.  FEMA is accepting Youth Preparedness Council Applications.  Please check out their Facebook page for other Emergency Management updates and information including a 2014 Preparedness Calendar. 

SCOUTStrong PALA CHALLENGE

The BSA is introducing a new healthy lifestyle program called SCOUTStrong Presidential Active Lifestyle Award (PALA) Challenge.  You will notice this challenge is one of the items on the Journey to Excellence Scorecard for 2014 as well.  This program is an ongoing program focusing on fitness and healthy eating that all Scouts and their leaders can participate in and earn.  It requires a physical activity commitment for eight weeks and to set and meet healthy eating awards.  For more information on rolling this program out in your unit, please click HERE.

SERVICE HOURS LINK

If you are looking for the link to log your service hours, look no further; just click here.