Monday, October 23, 2017

District Recharter Training

This year, the Recharter Training is at Cabela's, Oct. 25th from 6:00pm - 8:30pm. Cabela's on 8400 Hudson Road, Woodbury 55125


Commissioners Meeting

All Commissioners are encouraged to attend! Prior to Roundtable, they're held at the Chruch of Latter Day Saints - Oakdale.

  • November 2, 2017 | 6:00pm – 6:50pm
  • January 4, 2018 | 6:00pm – 6:50pm
  • April 5, 2018 | 6:00pm – 6:50pm

2018 Silver Beaver Award
This completed form and all supporting letters must be sent to on or before Thursday, November 30, 2017.

The Silver Beaver Award was introduced in 1931 and is a council‐level distinguished service award of the Boy Scouts of America. Recipients of this award are registered Scouters who have made an impact on the lives of youth through service given to the council. To prevent embarrassment, the candidate should not be notified of this nomination read more ...

Climbing Merit Badge at Vertical Endeavors
  • Saturday  Dec.  9th  8:00am-1:00pm
  • $40/Scout
  • A five-hour class in which Scouts can meet all of the requirements for the BSA Climbing Merit Badge. Badge requirements include belaying, rappelling, knot tying, rope management and other general safety requirements. We recommend that scouts be at least 12 years old Scouts without the First Aid Merit Badge cannot earn the Climbing Merit Badge. This class is open to both Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, however the requirements met are only that of the BSA Climbing Merit Badge.
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November’s Roundtable:

November’s Roundtable will feature the following in the Cub Leader Breakouts:

“Engage and Recruit Adult Leaders /Family Involvement” and Kind – Paying It Forward”


  • We meet at the LDS Church located at 2140 Hadley Ave in Oak Dale on the first Thursday of every month during the school year.
  • We start at 7:00 PM with breakouts for the Boy Scout Leaders and Cub Leaders and General Announcements at 8:00.

New this year, after their opening, Cub Leaders will break into smaller groups titled: Den Leaders, Cub Masters, and Pack Administration to allow for a more focused session.


WHAT IS ROUNDTABLE?  The objective of roundtable is to provide leaders with program ideas; information on policy and events; and training opportunities. It is a forum for sharing experiences and enjoying fun and fellowship with other Scout leaders. By attending roundtable we hope your experience will inspire, motivate, and enable you to provide a stronger program for your Scouts.

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Training Reminders
  • IOLS Training will be October 6-7
  • Super Training will be October 17 and 24

Eagle Expo Announcement
  • Who: Life Scouts, Star Scouts, Parents, Eagle Coaches and Scout Leaders
  • What: NorthernStar Council's Advancement Committee brings you the greatest info on Eagle Rank
  • When: Tuesday, October 24, 2017   7:00pm-8:30pm (signing in begins at 6:45pm)
  • Where: North Presbyterian Church - 2675 E. HWY 36 in North St. Paul, MN

    earn about the Life-to-Eagle Process!

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2017 Fall Camporee
  • Please be sure to read the Leader Guide carefully to ensure a successful Fall Camporee event for your unit! 
  • In order to complete the Indian Lore MB requirements, your unit will be cooking 3 food items.  Recipes are in the Leader Guide; you will need to shop according to the number of Scouts attending.