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Thank you for visiting the Prince George's District website. Our Cub Packs, Scout Troops, Venture Crews and Ships cover all of Prince George's County, Maryland from the I-95 corridor down to the border of Charles and Calvert Counties.

Our District "Key 3" (well, really Key 4) Executives are:

 
 
 
 


• Additional Sources of Current Information

The Prince George's District's Facebook page is at

Yahoo logoThe Prince George's District Yahoo Group page (and mailing list) is at

 

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/PrinceGeorgesDistrict/ .

 

 


• It's TIME for Cub Scout Fall Recruitment!

When: Beginning NOW.
Where: At Your Local Elementary Schools, Day Care Centers, and, well, Everywhere!
Cost: Your Time
Cost If We Don't: No New Scouts and Boys Miss Out On Greatest Program Ever!
Contact for Assistance: Your District Executives Stephen and Phil. 301/214-9189.

 

Every boy we don't reach out to and encourage to join our Scout program is a boy who will miss out on all the amazing things Scouting does for us, from regular camping, outdoor activities, merit badges and pride in what they can do, to service to our community, citizenship, making great new friends and having fun. Equally important is bringing new Adult leaders into the program -- we can't support the Scouts without their help, mentoring and leadership. Scouting will wither away and die without new Scouts and Adult Leaders. And existing Scouts learn leadership by bringing along the younger Scouts.

And so, my fellow Scouters, ask not what Scouting (recruitment) will do for you -- ask what you can do for Scouting (recruitment).



• 2nd SAL Scout Activity Day September 20th.

Where: Sons of American Legion Post #60, 2 Main Street, Laurel, MD 20707
When: Saturday September 20th, 2014 (Cubs: 9am-Noon; Boy Scouts 1pm-8pm + camping.)
Cost: None
Contact: Joe Johnston, 301/490-6544.


Full morning of Cub belt loops (then they go home), Boy Scouts come in for a full afternoon and evening of merit badges, free dinner and campfire. Boy Scouts are encouraged to camp overnight afterward (BYO gear, cracker barrel and breakfast.) Details below.

 


2nd Annual SAL Activity Day Program Flyer (PDF)
2nd Annual SAL Activity Day Lunch Deal Form (PDF)
2nd Annual SAL Activity Day Q's & A's (PDF)



• 6th Annual American Indian Festival at Patuxent River Park

Where: Patuxent River Park 1600 Croom Airport Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
When: Saturday October 18th, 2014 10am to 4pm. Rain or shine!
Contact: Karen Marshall 301/297-4575
Cost
: Free admission and parking. Traditional foods available for purchase.

 



2014 American Indian Festival flyer (PDF)



 

• Next District Roundtable is Thursday, September 11th.

Where: LDS Church, 11525 Prospect Hill Road, Glenn Dale, MD
When: Thursday, August 11th, 2014.
Contact: Mr. Fulper, <rfulperjr@cs.com>


See details in regular entry below.



• 2014 Scout Sunday Patches Available
 
Please contact Linda Nosalik for details.
 
 
 

• 2014 NCAC Aquatics Program

Where: (Mostly) Camp Snyder, Haymarket, VA
When: Ongoing

The NCAC Aquatics Committee has created an impressive 2014 program available at:

 

 NCAC Aquatics Activities (PDF)

 

Program activities will include:

 

• Pre-camp swim classification tests.

• Aquatics Supervision Training: Swimming/Water Rescue (SWR) & Paddle Craft Safety (PCS) .

• Scuba certification and Scuba Diving merit badge.

• Scuba BSA.

• Mile Swim BSA.

• Safe Swim Defense (SSD) and Safety Afloat (SA) Training.

• BSA & American Red Cross Lifeguard.

• CPR/AED Pro and First Aid Training.

 

Register for any of these programs at www.ncacbsa.org/aquatics .

 

For more information please contact Mike Meenehan at 703/400-2176.

 

In addition to obtaining the Scuba Diving Merit Badge through Camp Snyder, ScubaJam (a non-sponsored BSA program) will also offer the merit badge for certified scuba divers participating in the 2014 event. To learn more about ScubaJam, use www.scubajam-va.org or contact Norman Laythe.

 

 

• District Roundtable Every 2nd Thursday

Who's Invited: 
All District Unit Leaders, Unit Committee Members and Unit Commissioners

Where: Glenn Dale LDS Church, 11525 Prospect Hill Road, Glenn Dale, MD
When: Always the 2nd Thursday of Each Month, 7-9PM.

Schedule:

7:00PM Committee/Commissioner Displays and Gatherings.
7:30-8:30PM Scout Leader Roundtables.

8:30-9:00PM General Roundtable Meeting led by DDC/RT Richard Fulper.

 

Recognitions, awards and hot topics discussed. Area organizations with opportunities that may interest our Scouts and Scouters are invited to attend.

 

* means not every month.



• Monthly District Committee Meeting

Where: Imagine Foundation at Leeland Public Charter School (formerly Queen Anne School), 14111 Oak Grove Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20775
When: Always the Fourth Thursday of Every Month, 7PM

Attendees to include the District Chairman, all Vice Chairpersons, the District Commissioner and his staff, Professional Commissioners, Charter Organizational Representatives (CORs), Committee Members and designated Members-At-Large.

 

 

Upcoming Events
(Labor Day )
Monday, September 01, 2014
(Rosh Hashanah)
Thursday, September 25, 2014
(Yom Kippur)
Friday, October 03, 2014
(Columbus Day)
Monday, October 13, 2014
(Halloween)
Friday, October 31, 2014

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