Pioneer Trails District
Serving Elkhart and Cass Counties


Outdoor Leader Training
October 31-November 1, 2014
Doug Bradt Property
25926 County Road 22
Elkhart IN 46517

Boy Scout & Webelos Leader Outdoor Training!
Required Training for Scoutmasters and ASMs
Overnight Tent Camping - starts 7:00pm Friday!
Training ends 5:00pm Saturday.
Cost is $20 by 10/24, then increases to $25

Click here for the registration form & RSVP now!

Merit Badge Clinic
Saturday, November 1, 2014
The Church of Jesus Christ
of Latter-day Saints

3415 Pleasant Plain Ave
Elkhart, IN 46517

Check-In starts at 7:00am.
Classes start promptly at 8:00am!

Cost is $15 per Scout, $10 per adult
and includes lunch and some materials.

Must Pre-register by October 24!
Click here for registration packet!
Rev 10/17
Click here for prerequisites!
Scouts must read books, do pre-reqs
& worksheets in advance!

Charter Party!
Saturday, November 1, 2014
The Church of Jesus Christ
of Latter-day Saints

3415 Pleasant Plain Ave
Elkhart, IN 46517

At the Merit Badge Clinic!

10:00am - 1:00pm

Get help with your charter here!
Click here for more information!

Remember, charters are due by December 1!

Winter Camping Clinic!
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Trinity United Methodist Church
2715 E. Jackson Blvd
Elkhart, IN 46516

Learn Winter Camping Skills
from experienced Troop 1 Leaders!
Boy Scouts, Webelos, Parents & Leaders Welcome!
Starts promptly at 6:00pm before Roundtable

Click here for more information!

Holiday Party
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Goshen Christian Church
2133 Berkey Avenue
Goshen, IN 46526

Dinner starts at 6:30pm
Price and menu to be determined.
Pay at Roundtables or at door.
RSVP to Jack Hunsberger!

Winter Aquatics Camp!
Monday-Wednesday, December 22-24, 2014
Monday-Wednesday, December 29-31, 2014
Elkhart Youth and Community Center
200 E Jackson Blvd
Elkhart, IN 46516

Week one: Swimming Merit Badge,
Rank Advancement Requirements!
Week two: Lifesaving Merit Badge!
Instructional Swim both weeks!
Boy Scouts & Leaders Welcome!
8:30am - 11:00am each day

Cost is $5 per day for pool & lifeguard
Bring your blue cards for Merit Badges.

Click here for more information!

Webelos Lock-In
Friday-Saturday, February 6-7, 2015
Concord High School
59117 Minuteman Way
Elkhart, IN 46517

Registration 5:30pm Friday
Price $20 to first 20 teams by 11/11,
$25 by 12/9, $30 12/10-1/13,
$35 1/14-1/31, then $40!
Contact Steve Seward or Robert Wiseman
with questions.

Note: Aquanaut Sunday, February 1, 2015

Click here for registration information.

2014 Pioneer Trails District
Award of Merit Recipients
2014 Award of Merit Recipients
Jessica Kauffman, Jacque Fullhart and Sarah Wiseman!
(Click photo for full size photo.)

Upcoming Dates
See the new Calendar section!

Leadership Training
See the new Training section for details!

Facebook and Twitter!
Click the links below!
Good Turn for America
Good Turn for America
Remember to register your unit service hours!
Roundtable Meetings
Second Tuesday each month at 7:00pm
Trinity United Methodist Church
2715 E. Jackson Blvd
Elkhart, IN 46516

All registered Adults invited!
The main session starts promptly at 7:00
with Cub and Scout Leader breakouts following.

Note that the location changed January 14th, 2014!
Scouter of the Month
Nominate someone from your unit
for Scouter of the Month today!
Get the form here.

District Award of Merit
This is your opportunity to nominate that
special Scouter who has gone above
and beyond their regular job descriptions.
Get the form here.

Unit of the Month
Nominate that outstanding unit
that deserves recognition!
Get the Pack form here.
Get the Troop/Crew/Team form here.

New Roundtable Location Starting January 2014!
Monthly Roundtable and District Committee Meetings will be held at:
Trinity United Methodist Church, 2715 E. Jackson Blvd, Elkhart, IN 46516


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