All posts by: Margaret Casey

Trail to Eagle

Trail to Eagle

Camp Resolute’s outstanding Trail to Eagle Camp will run from August 9 to 14. Scouts are invited to come participate in this exclusive opportunity and work on Eagle-required Merit Badges, learn about the planning and requirements of an Eagle leadership project, understand the specific parts of the Trail to Eagle process, and experience advanced leadership development. This special… Read more

Cannon District Recognition Dinner

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!! The Cannon District is holding its First Annual Awards & Recognition Dinner at White Lodge at Nobscot on June 4, 2015. Come and interact with your fellow leaders and volunteers from throughout the Cannon District. Meet the leadership team of the Cannon District and its new District Executive.. There will be great food as well… Read more


BSA Lifeguard Camp

The BSA Lifeguard Camp at Camp Resolute is an intensive program that will involve learning multiple rescue from a watercraft, swimming extension rescue, active drowning rescue, passive drowning rescue and submerged victim rescue.  Course also covers long shallow diving, stride jumping, compact jump and defense and grip escapes and back-boarding procedures.  Upon successful completion of this course, you… Read more

Cannon District ‘Town Meetings’

You and the other leaders and volunteers of your Cub Packs and Boy Scout Troops are invited to the First Annual Cannon District “Town Meetings”. Please share this invitation with the other leaders and volunteers in your Scout unit. The 2014-2015 District year will be ending on June 30. The Cannon District will be planning the 2015-2016 year… Read more


Spring Recruitment

It’s springtime in the Knox Trail Council! That means Spring Recruitment season is in full swing! We hope you are busy organizing and performing recruitment nights! Let’s get as many kids as possible involved in the best program for youth! If you need anything at all from the Knox Trail Council, please do not hesitate to contact your… Read more

2004-03-27 Bob Wyman Pinewood Derby

Robert ‘Bob’ Wyman

Scouting friends, It is with a heavy heart that I share with you the news that Robert (Bob) Wyman passed away on May 12, 2015. As many of you know, Bob had just retired on June 1, 2014 from the Knox Trail Council after many years of service. Bob was a fanatic Red Sox’s fan and was always looking forward… Read more


Family Friends of Scouting Campaign Update

This year’s campaign is well along and we congratulate the towns of Sudbury and Weston on reaching 100% of their campaign goal.   A number of units have also reached and in many cases far surpassed their goals including:   Troops 14 Holliston, 51 Marlborough, 60 Sudbury, 61 Sudbury, 99 Worcester, 100 Westborough, 101 Northborough, 156 Weston, 182 Wellesley, 185 Wellesley…. Read more


Cub Scouting Program Updates

The new Cub Scouting program is launching on June 1! Youth handbooks and leader books are now available to purchase in the Scout Shop. Click the links below for some of the latest resources: Pack meeting plans for 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 available for free download Position-Specific In-Person Training Guides Updated Requirements for Cub Scout Awards New Cub Scouting… Read more