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Webcasts on the New Cub Scouting Program

As you know, a new Cub Scouting program is launching June 1, 2015 that will be more fun and exciting for boys, and easier to implement for unit leaders. To ensure units are ready to make the transition, a series of webcasts will be hosted this weekend.  The webcasts will outline the coming changes, how to prepare, and when resources will be available.

Help spread the word about the webcasts to your Districts and Units.
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Popcorn Pick Up!

November 15 is popcorn pick-up day!

Just a reminder that this Saturday, November 15 is popcorn pick-up day. The popcorn must be picked up at EMC2, 21 Coslin Drive, Southborough between 8:00am and 9:30am. Unfortunately there is no flexibility with this since we are working within the time constraints of our friends at this location. If you cannot make it be sure to arrange for someone else to be there to pick-up your pack, troop or crew’s popcorn.
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Health & Safety Tip of the Month: Mandatory Reporting of Child Abuse

The Boy Scouts of America places the greatest importance on creating the most secure environment possible for our youth members. To maintain such an environment, the BSA has developed numerous procedural and leadership selection policies and provides parents and leaders with resources for all levels of the program.


Being a leader in the BSA is a privilege, not a right. The quality of the program and the safety of our youth members call for high-quality adult leaders. The adult application requests background information that should be checked by the unit committee or the chartered organization before accepting an applicant for unit leadership. Additionally, national and state criminal background checks are conducted on all adult leaders through the council.

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