At least 250 of these plates must be pre-ordered by December 13, 2013 or they will not be offered.
More information is HERE
WV Scout License Plate Application
Mountain Dominion Christmas Dinner - December 19, 2013
at Ryan's in Princeton. Party begins at 6:00 p.m. and includes a "Yankee Swap"
The O.A. had a meeting at the last DISTRICT MEETING and elected officers for the coming year: Chapter Chief - Nick Nowlin, Vice Chief - Chris Short. The O.A. is moving forward and becoming more active. They will meet each month in conjunction with the District meeting
At least one Troop in our District has been bitten by the "GEOCACHING" bug. Geocaching is a modified treasure hunt using GPS coordinates to locate a prize or cache. It is a popular activity with thousands of participants in over 200 countries. Learn more at the GEOSCOUTING web site:
Mr. Bill Hanks is our new Camp Roland Property Chair. Thanks to outgoing Chair, Mr. Solomon Sowers for his years of faithful service to our Camp.
District elections are coming up in February. If you know of someone who belongs on the committee please submit your nominations no later than the January District meeting. Former District Chair, David Emanuel is the Nominating Committee Chair and will be happy to entertain your nominations.
Bill Cooley and Barry Nowlin are ready, willing and able to help you wrangle your adults. They will be glad to meet with your Scout parents (or other interested adults) to get your Troop moving!
Email any information you would like to see here at CampRoland.com to Klondike Dan. He'll get it posted for you! It's an exciting time in our District!
The District meeting in DECEMBER will be in the form of our annual Christmas Party at Ryan's in Princeton. The next "official" District meeting is on January 16, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at the First Christian Church in Bluefield, WV. We typically meet every third Thursday of the month so come out and let your voice be heard!
Be sure and attend the next DISTRICT MEETING to keep up with the latest!
This is your link to the latest information in the Mountain Dominion District. Find out what's going on by visiting the calendar link. Contact the District leadership or other Cubmasters and Scoutmasters at the contacts link. Get the latest camp information, view camp photos, share information and more!
Our advancement chair, Mr. Dan Cook, is in charge of advancement and will be happy to share the proper procedures to follow for advancement, Eagle Projects, merit badge counseling and more.
Our Advancement Chair has done a great job of keeping up with current merit badge counselors. A link to all counselors that we have on file is here: MB Counselor list. This list is not perfect (but it's pretty close!). Please contact Dan Cook to update, add to, or correct the list. Also let Dan know if you would like to be removed from the list. Please remember that it is up to each counselor, and those who choose to use the counselor, to ensure that his/her Youth Protection Training is up to date. Dan Cook (540) 544-7100.
As you can see, we are blessed with many knowledgeable, caring, and WILLING volunteers in our District. Thanks to all of the adults who give so freely of their time each week at Scout meetings and for the "special" effort that you give for events like those mentioned above. You are the best!
IF you are planning to do any event that involves any climbing or rappelling you must have TRAINED staff present. Please contact Tim Wallace if you would like to be trained.
National Boy Scout Web Site
Thanks to Thomas J. Kozikowski for providing a map with Scout Units meeting places marked to help locate your nearest Pack or Troop. Click HERE to view the map.
Call or email if you have questions or comments: Klondike Dan (276) 322-3911