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Roundtable - Thursday, December 14

Join us for our great night of Scouting at Westlake Hills Presbyterian Church (7127 Bee Caves Road). Fellowship begins at 6:45 PM; our program starts at 7:00 PM sharp, and ends by 8:00 PM.

Breakouts: join the Order of the Arrow (OA) and learn about the organization and their operations, elections and more. We will also be reprising our presentation and discussion about social media and the issues and opportunities that come with using it in your unit.

Training: if you are heading to Winter Camp, and don't yet have your Texas Camps ("in-person") Youth Protection Training, we will be offering this at Roundtable.
Nominate Your Scouting Heroes!

Deadline Extended to December 3!

It is our adult leaders, who give so much all year long, that make Scouting special in the Bee Cave District. This is your opportunity to recognize them for all they do! We are also fortunate to have an opportunity to recognize our youth members who embody the Scouting ideals. Please review the recognition awards below, and be sure to submit your nominations by December 3:
  • Stinger Award (for service to the unit - and need not be a registered leader!)
  • Bronze Bee Award: (for service to the District)
  • District Award of Merit: (for service to the District)
  • Cub Scout and Boy Scout of the Year: (for youth exemplifying their program)
See the page for more information, nomination forms and more.
District Awards Banquet
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Save the date, and prepare to reserve your table for your unit's recognized volunteers, honored guests, Committee Chair, Chartered Org Rep, and of course your Cubmaster, Scoutmaster, Advisor or Skipper! 

Our District Volunteer Awards Banquet is the evening of  Thursday, January 11 at Westlake Hills Presbyterian Church (7127 Bee Caves Road). We'll be sending out an invitation soon to use our registration link and help celebrate all of the amazing volunteers that make Scouting here in the Bee Cave District such an awesome Texas adventure! 

Contact with any questions, and keep an eye on your inboxes!
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Eagle Scout Scholarships

Being an Eagle Scout can carry some weight on college/post-secondary admission forms and scholarship applications. In addition, some scholarships exist for the sole purpose of helping an Eagle Scout further his education.  Eagle Scouts have access to a number of scholarship opportunities.

Don't let the calendar pass you by to check them out! Please visit the Council's Eagle Scholarship page to get more information.
2017 Holiday Eagle Processing

The last day to schedule a verification appointment for Eagle rank applications is December 14th. Eagle applications will be verified up to December 14th.

Scouts may continue to submit their applications for final processing after their board, although these applications may not be processed until after January 1, 2018. As always, the Scouts are considered Eagle Scouts as of their board of review date (just not official until recognized by National).

If Scouts want to have their credentials back in time for a court of honor during the holidays, then they should plan to schedule a board of review and submit their final paperwork to the Fickett Center by November 15th. Final paperwork submitted after November 15th is not guaranteed to be available for pick up until after the first of the year. Since final processing takes 2-3 weeks, we cannot guarantee credentials will arrive back before the holidays to anyone submitting their final paperwork after November 15th.

To be considered as part of the Eagle class of 2017, a Scout must have his board on or before December 31st and submit the signed original application to the Fickett Center for final processing on or before January 12, 2018.

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Eagle Scout Reception
Saturday, February 24, 2018

We are proud to recognize our 2017 Eagle Scouts at a reception in their honor on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at the Frank Fickett Scout Training and Service Center. More information and details are coming soon on the Council website,

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University of Scouting
Saturday, January 27, 2018

Over 100 classes in 5 different "colleges" will be offered at the ACC Eastview Campus, including dozens of new classes this year. This year will also be the first year for Unit Committee College, with special classes ranging from finance, to fundraising, to recruiting. Sign up for anything that interests you, from Weird Science to Dutch Oven Cooking to Skits & Songs and more. Get more information (registration coming soon)!

Report to State Parade
Saturday, February 3, 2018

Celebrate the anniversary of the Scouting movement at the 69th annual Boy Scout Parade and Report to the State of Texas. Our theme is "Scouting Across Texas". Get all the details and register your unit today!

World Scout Jamboree

For the first time since 1967, the United States is hosting the World Scout Jamboree! This exciting world event will be held at our very own Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia, when the 24th World Scout Jamboree runs from July 21 to August 2, 2019. Scouts must be between the ages of 14 and 18 to attend this once in a lifetime event (born between July 22, 2001 and July 21, 2005).

You may apply in early Fall 2017. Check out the World Scout Jamboree website for all the details, or follow their Facebook page to stay informed!

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