All council offices will be closed on Saturday, May 26, and Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day. Please check with the Scout Shops for their holiday hours.
It's a busy time of year! School is almost over, and your Scouts are anticipating their summer break with bated breath. But, there's something else they should be anticipating, too! CTX2! Already 184 units and an estimated 8,000+ participants KNOW what they will be doing the weekend of November 9 - 11, 2018. They will be at the Circle Ten Xperience 2, having a grand time. Texas Motor Speedway will be the destination for a gathering of all Circle Ten Scouts, Scouters and their families. EVERYONE is invited, and there will be activities, games, demonstrations, exhibits and entertainment...
Is your crew signed up to attend CTX2? Do you need a reason to attend? Check this out! Click to download How do we sign up for a chance to win? Send an email to email@example.com by August 1st. Provide your crew number, a contact name, email, and phone number to enter the drawing!
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Seeking energetic and self-motivated individuals to serve as a District Executive. This is a sales and management career opportunity that demands growth in all areas - recruiting youth, raising sustainable finances, and working with top community leaders. Today's professional Scouters are a diverse group of men and women sharing a dynamic career offering independence, achievement, and stability. This is work that makes a difference... work that calls one to continual learning and challenge ... work that offers solid compensation, benefits, and advancement. Compensation and Benefits The Circle...
Seeking an energetic and self-motivated individual to serve as an Administrative Assistant. This position is responsible for assistance to the Support Services Team. The team consists of 6 staff members: Director of Support Services, Camping Director, Program Directors, IT Director, and Operations Director. The Circle Ten Council of the Boy Scouts of America offers a competitive package of benefits to team members. The benefits offered are considered to be among the best in the nonprofit sector. The package includes major medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage in addition to long-...
Be Sure to Update BeAScout Pins to Reflect Status Updating unit pins on BeAScout is an important step in helping prospective Scouts and their families get in touch with units in your council. BeAScout is open for units to indicate boy-only (default), family pack, or girl-only AND the date that they will begin accepting female applications. Log in to your My.Scouting account; select Menu at the top left From the drop-down menu, select your unit Select Organization Manager Select the Settings tab Scroll to Family Scouting If remaining boy-only, do nothing (this is the default setting);...
The Circle Ten Council is very appreciative of the partnership that we have had with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. As a chartering organization for 105 years, we have partnered to support youth in developing leadership skills and learning values to help them with their religious pursuits. The Circle Ten Council respects the decision announced by the Church regarding their support of Scouting units as chartered organizations. We know that Scouting works … Scouting matters ... Scouting lasts … a lifetime. Therefore, we encourage our local LDS youth to continue their Scouting...
Howdy, future Circle Ten Xperience 2 Campers! You all know the benefits of registering early, or should by now!! Well, now let us introduce you to the Sub-Camp Mascots!Each Sub-Camp will be designated by a color and a critter indigenous to the Circle Ten Council region. While your camp mascot will be a surprise, here are the patches created to represent each. Show your pride by purchasing your camp’s mascot, or collect them all! These will be a collector’s item you will be glad to keep and trade at the next Jamboree or Scouting event! The online trading post will be open later in the month...
The wait is over, and we now know what we’ll call the program for 11- to 17-year-old youth when girls can begin joining during the scheduled launch on Feb. 1, 2019 - Scouts BSA! Boys and girls who are part of Scouts BSA will be known as Scouts. Just as before, these Scouts will earn merit badges, go camping and work toward the Eagle Scout Award. The organization name, Boy Scouts of America, will NOT change. Cub Scouts, Venturing, Exploring, and Sea Scouts will remain the same as well. For more information, visit https://blog.scoutingmagazine.org/2018/05/02/scout-me-in.
SETTING UP YOUR UNIT'S BEASCOUT PIN BeAScout is an online site that prospective members can use to find a unit near them. To prepare for the My.Scouting Tools Online Registration going live, please verify that your BeAScout pin is turned on and that the contact information is current and displays the information you want shown for your unit. Step 1.Log in to your My.Scouting account. my.scouting.org. (If you do not have an account, please see instructions below for "Updating Your My.Scouting Tools Profile") Step 2.Go to BeAScout Tools Select Menu Select Legacy Web Tools Select BeAScout...
It is official, the current 2018 Online Youth Protection Training meets state requirements and has been approved by the State of Texas. If you have completed the new BSA online Youth Protection Training course on or after March 13, 2018, you no longer need to take a classroom-facilitated version of the course to attend a licensed camp (camps of four or more days). If you have not taken the new BSA online Youth Protection Training course, you must do so by October 1, 2018 or you won’t be able to re-charter with your unit. Questions can be emailed to 571CircleTenTraining@scouting.org.
Position Description: This person is a licensed physician and registered Scouter who serves as the primary source of medical information for the council. Qualifications: Registered Scouter trained in Youth Protection Licensed to practice medicine in Texas Responsibilities: Serves as a member of the Enterprise Risk Management Committee In conjunction with the council ERM Committee, provides oversight to the four council’s camp medical facilities and procedures as required by National Camping Standards (NCAP) In conjunction with members of the council ERM Committee, reviews first-aid logs from...
CTX2's participant registrations have crossed the 7,000 mark! Over 150 units have already added Circle Ten Council's BIGGEST EVENT to their calendar. That's right, these 150 + units know they don't want to miss the Circle Ten Xperience 2018, November 9 - 11, at Texas Motor Speedway. You won't want to either! CTX2 will host a huge variety of fun activities, games, exhibits, demonstrations and LIVE entertainment for Scouts and Scouters of all ages. EVERYONE in Circle Ten Council is invited ... and their family! Campsites are being assigned, closest in to the Program Area, based on the date...
This can belong to you! How, you ask? By registering your unit early or by registering yourself to staff the CTX2! Each unit registered in time (before the patches are gone) will receive 2 patches for adults attending CTX2 to wear as they promote the event to their units and districts. All staff that sign up now will also receive this patch, until they run out. These patches will go FAST, so get registered today! Go to CampMaster and register to make sure you get yours!
The course scheduling for Webelos Resident Camp is open in CampMaster now. To view the course available and their descriptions, please go here.
November may seem like a long way away, but there is no time like the present make your unit's reservation for the Circle Ten Xperience 2, being held November 9 - 11, 2018, at Texas Motor Speedway. WHY NOW? Two reasons: Check out those reasons here and while you are there, subscribe, to stay current on all things CTX2 and MORE!