Copperhead District Roundtable
May 10, 2018 l 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Roundtable is a district monthly meeting typically held the on the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm at the Copperfield LDS Church (16203 Longenbaugh Dr, Houston, TX 77095) to help unit leaders plan and carry out their own program. Roundtable is a form of supplemental training for volunteers. The objective of roundtable is to give leaders program ideas, information on events and training opportunities, and an opportunity to share experiences and enjoy fun and fellowship with other Scouting leaders. As a result of the roundtable experience, unit leaders will be inspired, motivated, informed, and able to provide a stronger program for their Scouts. Like our Facebook pag
April 20-22, 2018
Camporee is a weekend camp out for all troops in the Copperhead District. Patrols compete in various competitions and are judged on leadership, teamwork, skill demonstration and Scout spirit. This year's camporee will include a dutch oven dessert cook-off, an Iron Chef cooking contest, flag retiring, special activities for Order of the Arrow (OA) members, and an OA call-out at the end of the Saturday night campfire. Events are sponsored by units which will provide a 1st place trophy for each event and the district will also provide ribbons for each event. Registration is done by the troop leadership online with credit card, electronic check or PayPal. Council refund policy. The cost is $5.00 per adult and $10.00 per Scout.
Learn More and Register
Download the Caopperhead District calendar for July 2018 to June 2019. The council calendar and council toolkit provide additional information on upcoming council events.
District Calendar: July 2018 to June 2019
Annual Planning: A common element of strong units is they all have a good annual program planned a year in advance. The plan is then shared with all families in the form of an annual program calendar. Two other key elements of successful units are trained leaders and having the right leaders.
Leader Resources Unit Program Planning Tools
Cub Scout Planning Boy Scout Planning Venturing Planning
Copperhead Twilight Camp
June 18-22, 2018 l 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Excitement is waiting as Cub Scouts travel the world on a passport to adventure as they learn new skills, and make new friends. Twilight Camp is a council camp hosted by districts for Scouts entering 1st through 5th grade for the 2018-2019 school year. Camp will have an awesome program with activities such as BB guns, archery, sports, games, and crafts, rank advancements, Scout skills, fun and more. Twilight Camp will be held at Epiphany Lutheran Church, 14423 West Rd, Houston, TX, 77041.
The registration fee is $55 for the first Scout and $55 for each additional Scout. Tot lots and sibling girls in 1st through 5th grade are $35. Youth and adult volunteers are free. The registration fee includes a t-shirt, patch and program supplies. A registered parent/guardian must be onsite at all times when tot-lots, siblings and Tigers are at camp.
Learn More and Register
- Late registration begins May 15, 2018. A late fee of $20 will apply; patches, t-shirts and craft supplies are not guaranteed.
- Registration closes for youth and adults on 5/28/18.
Training is an important part of learning to become an effective leader. Trained leaders impact the quality of programs, leader tenure, youth tenure, and a whole lot more. A trained leader is better prepared to make the Scouting program all it can be! Every Scout deserves a trained leader. See the council training schedule for a list of additional trainings offered around the council. For more information, contact Dawn Venditelli or Samantha Stagg.
What to Bring to Training Council Training Schedule
Update your unit information on the web
Calling all unit leaders! Now is the perfect time to make it easy for Scouting families to find your unit.
Step 1: BeAScout.org has a Google pin for every unit! Update your unit information by signing into MyScouting, under Unit Tools select BeAScout, the click on Unit Pin Management. If you are the current unit leader and are unable to update your unit pin, please contact your district executive and ensure that you are currently registered as the unit leader or committee chair.
Step 2: Verify the information on the district website. Send corrections to the webmaster.