Coastal

Coastal

Welcome to Coastal District!

We serve New Hanover County in downtown Wilmington (to 23rd St.) and south of Market St. and Eastwood Rd. to Wrightsville Beach. We also serve all of Brunswick County. If you are interested in getting your son involved in Scouting, please email the District Executive at william.gay@scouting.org or see www.beascout.org.

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District Executive – Bill Gay

Contact Information the DE: william.gay@scouting.org OR (910) 395-1100×21

District Chairman – Charles Mintz

District Commissioner – Barbara Gowdy

District Meetings

Cub Scout/Boy Scout Roundtable:

2nd Tuesday of each month EXCEPT July

6:30pm, LDS Church, 520 S. College Rd., Wilmington, NC

District Committee Meetings:

4th Tuesday of each month EXCEPT Nov./Dec. (2nd Thursday instead)

6:30, BB&T ScottStringfellow, 2512 Independence Blvd, Wilmington, NC

District News and Announcements

District Email List: Send your name and unit number to william.gay@scouting.org

District Facebook Group: facebook.com/groups/coastaldistrictnews

Important Dates

Ongoing: August 6 to September 23 – Fall Round Up

August

11 – Program Preview (LDS Church, Wilmington, 6:30pm)

September

Ongoing: August 6 to September 23 – Fall Round Up

7 – Labor Day (Scout Office Closed)

9 – Round Table (LDS Church, Wilmington, 6:30pm)

11-13 – OA Fall Ordeal

14 – Popcorn Show N Deliver Orders Due

24 – Coastal District Committee Meeting (BB&T ScottStringfellow, 6:30)

25 – Show N Deliver Popcorn Pick Up (time & location TBD)

26 – Popcorn Sale and Blitz Week Begins

29 – New Hanover county Cub Scout Leader Specific Training, 6:30 (location TBD)

                RSVP with Unit Number and number attending to Erik Hedblom stagemanager73@hotmail.com

30 – Philmont Applications and deposit due in Council Office

October

1 – New Hanover county Cub Scout Leader Specific Training, 6:30 (location TBD)

RSVP with Unit Number and number attending to Erik Hedblom stagemanager73@hotmail.com

2-4 – Mud Run Fall Camporee, New Hanover County Air Guard Base

                RSVP: Paul Mason mason@gregpoole.com or David Black dblack6018@gmail.com

6 – Popcorn Blitz Week Prize Orders Due

10 – Parent-Son Weekend Registration Due

9-11 – Cub Scout Parent/Son Weekend 1 @ Camp McNeill

13 – Round Table (LDS Church, Wilmington, 6:30pm)

14 – 16 – Cub Scout Parent/Son Weekend 2 @ Camp McNeill

16 – Camp Card Commitments Due

22 – District Committee Meeting

23 – Registration due for November 7 POW WOW

23-25 – Cub Scout Parent/Son Weekend 3 @ Camp McNeill

31 – Popcorn Sale Ends

November

3 – Popcorn Order/Prize Turn In (Scout Office)

6-8 – C.O.P.E. Level 1 Certification

7 – Cub Scout Pow Wow &

7 – Suggested Scouting for Food Start Date

10 – Cub Scout and Boy Scout Roundtable

13- Trails End Popcorn Pick Up

13 – BALOO Sign Ups/Payment Due

14 – OA Banquet, Camp Bowers

14 – Suggested Scouting for Food Bag Pick Up

21 – Cub Scout BALOO Training, BB&T Training Center

December

1 – Online Recharter Opens

5 – Jungle Rapids Popcorn Party

8 – Recharter Roundtable (LDS Church, Wilmington, 6:30pm)

10 – (Tentative) District Committee Meeting

23-26 – Scout Office Closed (Christmas)

January

Unit Recharters due January 15

2 – Scout Office Closed (New Years)

12 – Turn in Recharter Roundtable (LDS Church, Wilmington, 6:30pm)

13 – Recharter Drop Off for Brunswick County (6:30-8:30pm, Exxon at NC-87/Hwy 17 intersection)

15 – RECHARTERS DUE IN COUNCIL OFFICE

8-10 – OA Winter Fellowship

26 – RSVPs Due for February 9th District Banquet

28 – District Committee Meeting

30 – Camp Card Sale Begins

February

5-7 – Outdoor Leader Skills Training – Boy Scouts

7 – Scout Sunday

9 – District Banquet (Time and date TBD)

20 – Cape Fear Scout Reservation Beaver Day

26-28 – C.O.P.E. Training

25 – District Committee Meeting (BB&T ScottStringfellow, Wilmington, 6:30pm)

March

5 – Cub Scout BB&Archery Training

8 – 11-13 – OA Spring Fellowship

12 – Cape fear Scout Reservation Open House 10am-3pm

17 – Centennial Council Recognition Banquet

18-20 – Scout Show (Place TBD); see http://www.coastalscoutshow.com/

19 – District Pinewood Derby (at Scout Show)

April

8-10 – Cub Scout Resident Camp Week 1

12 – Roundtable (LDS Church, Wilmington, 6:30pm)

15-17 – Cub Scout Resident Camp Week 2

22-24 – Cub Scout Resident Camp Week 3

28- District Committee Meeting

29 – Camp Card Sale Ends

May

2- Camp Card Unit Accounts Settled for 50% Commission (afterward 30%)

10 –Roundtable (LDS Church, Wilmington, 6:30pm)

20-22 – OA Summer Fellowship

23 – New Unit Blitz Training, 6pm, Whiteville (location TBD)

24 – New Unit Blitz Day

26 – District Committee Meeting

30 – Scout Office Closed

June

14 – Roundtable (LDS Church, Wilmington, 6:30pm)

19-25 – Camp Bowers Week 1

23 – District Committee Meeting

26 – July 2 – Camp Bowers Week 2

July

NO Cub Scout or Boy Scout Roundtable

3-9 – Camp Bowers Week 3

10 – 16 – Camp Bowers Week 4

15 – Council Philmont Trek Departs

24-29 – NYLT, Camp Bowers

27 – Council Philmont Trek Returns

28 – District Committee Meeting

August

9 – Program Preview, 2016

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