Twin Rivers Upcoming Activities:
Cub Scout Family Campout: 6:30pm Friday, September 26th- 11:30am Saturday September 27th @ Forrest Park in Ottawa, KS: 400 N Locust Street, Ottawa, KS 66067. Contact Cory Monson for details: email@example.com or 785-424-3497.
Cost to attend is $8 per person & the entire family is welcome! No need for advanced registration- just show up!
Fall Camporee: is October 17th-19th @ John Brown Park in Osawatomie, KS. Flyer & details to be out soon. Look for information & guidebook at Roundtable! Contact Jon Shotton for details: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registation for Camporee is now open. Click here for 2014 Camporee Guide!
District Dinner 2015 Date is set for January 24th- More details to come soon!
The Special Service Award is an award unique to the Twin Rivers District. It is a district level award that is presented to one adult per unit per year for their service and/or support to Scouting. The recipient need not be a registered member of the Boy Scouts of America.
The Distinguished Service Award is an award that is unique to the Twin Rivers District. It is a district level award that is presented to any adult registered member of the Boy Scouts of America for service to a unit or the district that goes above and beyond the call of duty. It is not intended to be a replacement for the nationally recognized District Award of Merit. A maximum of 5 awards per year are presented.
The District Award of Merit is the highest recognition a Scouting District can bestow upon an individual. The award is presented to registered volunteer Scouters for noteworthy service to youth. The requirements for the award are:
· Candidates for the award must be registered volunteer Scout leader
· They must have rendered noteworthy service to youth in Scouting, outside Scouting, or both
· A suggested minimum of five years of accumulated service to youth will be considered
· Service to youth and community involvement outside of Scouting are desirable
· The nominee’s attitude toward and cooperation with the District and/or Council will be considered
Nominations for this award come from volunteer Scouters. Please take a moment and consider nominating a worthy
individual for this award.
NOTE: For 2014, all nominations must be received by John Hobbs at the HOAC office by December 31, 2014 to be considered.
Heart of America Council, BSA
Attention: John Hobbs
Twin Rivers- Senior District Executive
10210 Holmes Road
Kansas City, Missouri 64131