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Nov
19
Sun
Egyptian District Annual Hike @ Pine Ridge Scout Camp
Nov 19 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nov
29
Wed
University of Scouting @ Granite City High School
Nov 29 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

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University of Scouting is a day-long event that offers the widest variety of training opportunities, in all program areas, all in one place! You will find just about anything to do with Scouting at University of Scouting whether you are a Scout, leader, commissioner, or parent! And be sure to visit the midway where local companies and organizations will be set up to show off their upcoming opportunities.

Dec
2
Sat
Egyptian District Life to Eagle Seminar @ Aldersgate United Methodist Church
Dec 2 @ 8:45 am – 12:15 pm

Although this is a free event, please register with the Herrin Scout Office.

While hosted by Egyptian District, it is open to any Scouts.

Contact your District’s Eagle Board Chair if you have any questions.

View/download event flyer.

Dec
5
Tue
Egyptian District Roundtable @ Zion United Church of Christ
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Egyptian District Roundtable @ Zion United Church of Christ | Marion | Illinois | United States

All leaders in all units are invited and encourage to attend Roundtable each month.  It is an opportunity to socialize with fellow leaders, learn about upcoming activities, receive training on topics to help your programs, and more!

Schedule of Monthly Roundtables 2017-18

Special Roundtables to Know:

  • April 3, 2018:  Youth Protection Training will be offered
  • June 5, 2018:  Silent Auction and Pot Luck Supper
Dec
19
Tue
Egyptian District Committee Meeting @ Boy Scouts of America Southern Illinois Service Center
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Egyptian District Committee meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month (unless scheduling conflicts arise). The meeting is open to all current District Members-at-Large and Charter Organization Representatives.

Dec
20
Wed
Egyptian District Eagle Scout Board of Review @ Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Eagle Board of Review meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month. Scouts working on their Eagle Scout rank should schedule an appointment for project review at least seven days in advance.

View Eagle Board Info Sheet

Jan
2
Tue
Egyptian District Roundtable @ Zion United Church of Christ
Jan 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Egyptian District Roundtable @ Zion United Church of Christ | Marion | Illinois | United States

All leaders in all units are invited and encourage to attend Roundtable each month.  It is an opportunity to socialize with fellow leaders, learn about upcoming activities, receive training on topics to help your programs, and more!

Schedule of Monthly Roundtables 2017-18

Special Roundtables to Know:

  • April 3, 2018:  Youth Protection Training will be offered
  • June 5, 2018:  Silent Auction and Pot Luck Supper
Jan
13
Sat
Egyptian & Big Muddy Districts Klondike Derby @ Pine Ridge Scout Camp
Jan 13 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

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JAN. 12 UPDATE: Due to icy conditions and input from multiple leaders and the activity directors, the Klondike Derby will only be held on Saturday – no overnight camping. The schedule is:

8:00 a.m. – Flag raising / opening ceremony
8:30 a.m. – Activities begin
11:30 a.m – Lunch (troop provided)
1:00 p.m. – Activities resume
4:15 p.m. – Sled race
5:45 p.m. – Awards / closing ceremony

 

Click HERE to view the event manual. 

Register online or by submitting the registration page found in the manual to a service center.

Jan
16
Tue
Egyptian District Committee Meeting @ Boy Scouts of America Southern Illinois Service Center
Jan 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Egyptian District Committee meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month (unless scheduling conflicts arise). The meeting is open to all current District Members-at-Large and Charter Organization Representatives.

Jan
19
Fri
Egyptian District Volunteer Recognition Dinner @ Carterville Community Center
Jan 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us as we recognize our wonderful volunteers, without whom the Scouting program would not be possible! The highlight of the evening will be presentation of the 2017 District Awards of Merit – the highest honor a district can bestow upon a volunteer.

 

  • 6:30 p.m. Social/Gathering
  • 7:00 p.m. Dinner
  • RSVP by January 11 at the Southern Illinois Service Center or online at https://scoutingevent.com/312-18egyptiandinner
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