February Recharter Deadline - 02/15/18!
Unit Alert!
The Recharter Clock is Ticking, Don't Wait Until the Last Minute.....

Recharter Packets for all  units with an annual February recharter have been distributed, and the January recharter process went live online on Monday, January 1st.

All February recharter  units MUST complete the recharter process by close of business on Thursday, February 15th.
There is no grace period!  
PLEASE NOTE: Effective September 1, 2017, Youth Protection Training is required for all adult leaders at the time of registration. Paper applications from new leaders must be accompanied by a Youth Protection Training completion certificate, which must be filed with the application.
Also, the system will be updated so that units cannot submit the registration renewal of any adult who does not have current YPT as of the effective date of the renewal Completion of YPT as part of the online registration system will be REQUIRED.  

(Units that do not recharter on time will automatically be dropped by National.)
Have questions or need assistance with your unit's recharter? Give us a call or stop by the Council Service Center. We can walk you through the process and we're happy to answer all of your recharter questions. Need us to pick up your completed recharter packet and ferry it to the office for you? Just let us know! We're here to help make your unit's recharter process as easy and convenient as possible.
GREAT RESOURCE: For those who haven't seen it yet, or who may prefer step-by-step, screen-by-screen instructions, please reference the Updated Internet Rechartering Tutorial slide deck PDF at the link below. It's a great tutorial, and answers a majority of the questions we've fielded. However, please don't hesitate to let us know if you need personal assistance, we're here to help you through the recharter process! Click here for the: 2018 Internet Charter Renewal Tutorial.

If you have not received or picked up your unit's Recharter Packet, please contact your District Executive to make arrangements to receive your unit's paperwork as soon as possible. THE DEADLINE TO COMPLETE RECHARTER IS THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15th!
Time Is Running Out To Buy Your Tickets! 6th Annual Shrimp & Oyster Roast

6th Annual Shrimp and Oyster Roast
 Sunday, February 25 from 3:00p. - 5:00p. 
.     Chuck Allen's - McArthur Farm
200 Arrington Bridge Road
    Goldsboro, NC 27530 
If you've never joined us for the annual shrimp and oyster roast, you are missing out! The Oysters are fantastic and we will serve you until you can eat no more. As for the SHRIMP, they are the obvious highlight of this event and we promise, you've never had better. 
We're bringing more shrimp this year than we ever have before so you better skip lunch!

Please come out and support our LOCAL SCOUTS.

We will have several great raffle items along with door prizes to win.
It really is an outstanding event that helps support the Scouting program for our local youth. 

Purchase your tickets today! Come out and enjoy an afternoon of food, fellowship and fun with fellow Scouters and support the great cause of Scouting in our local communities.

Our second run of tickets is hot off the presses NOW, and may be purchased at the Council Service Center and/or TA Loving.

With questions, or for more information contact:  
     Sarah Fernandez at Sarah.Fernandez@Scouting.org, or  919-734-1714,

     Paul Hunter at  PHunter@taloving.com , or 919-580-8687
Find complete details and a copy of the event flyer  here.
Give us a call, stop by, or send us an email to purchase your tickets. We hope to see you there!
We've Added MORE Class Choices! FREE!
Training for youth, led by youth!

Scout AND Scouter 
Training Day
   -   FREE! 
 FREE Training!
Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Camp Tuscarora - 965 Scout Rd.,
Four Oaks, NC 27524

8:00a. (Registration begins at 8:00a. - Classes start at 8:30a. sharp)

Training Offered for Adult Leaders and parents - 8:00a. - Noon:

CubMaster Specific, Den Leader (Tiger,Wolf, Bear Specific), Webelos Leader Specific, Pack Committee, & Troop Committee

JUST ADDED: Training Offered for Adult Leaders and parents - 8:00a. - 5:00p. 
(Bring your own lunch, or pay a small fee on site for lunch):

8:00a. - Noon: Venturing Advisor/Associate Advisor Training

1:00p. - 4:00p:  Crew Committee Challenge

Training Offered for Youth - 8:00a. - 5:00p. (Bring your own lunch, or pay a small fee on site for lunch):

Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews - ILSC (for Venturing 

Find Complete Details and the UPDATED Registration Form at this link.
Annual Council Recognition Dinner
Tuscarora Council's Annual Eagle Class & Silver Beaver
Recognition Dinner

We will honor the Tuscarora Council 2017 Eagle Class and Silver Beaver recipients on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 6:00p. at the Murphy Regional Center on the campus of the University of Mount Olive.
The deadline to register for this event is Monday, February 19th, 2018. The registration flyer can be found at this link:

*ATTENTION:  All Eagle Scouts attending the dinner: Please submit a photo to be used during the event to Sarah Fernandez at  Sarah.Fernandez@Scouting.org

Eagle Scout Sponsorships
Would you like to sponsor a member of the Eagle Scout class for the recognition dinner? Sponsorships are $25.00 each, and can be made by completing an Eagle Sponsor Form. Completed forms and sponsorship payments should be submitted to the Council Service Center by Friday, March 2, 2018. Find the Sponsor Form at the link below:
Thank you for your sponsorship!
2018 Tuscarora Merit Badge College!

Tuscarora Council  
Merit Badge
College 2018
Wayne Community  College | Goldsboro, NC

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Registration 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Classes begin 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(Morning Session 8:00 AM -12:00 PM, and  
Afternoon Session 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

20 Merit Badges to Choose From! 

Classes are available on a first-come, first-served basis, so sign up early to insure your first choice of class selections.....

$15.00 per Scout
($5 late fee after April 1)   

SCOUTMASTERS: We are also offering Scoutmaster Specific Training during MB College this year, beginning at 9:00a. on site. Spread the word and take advantage of this FREE and convenient training session.

Find complete course listings and registration form at this link.

With questions or for more information contact Sarah Fernandez at Sarah.Fernandez@Scouting.org 

Boy Scouts of America
Tuscarora Council
Council Service Center - 172 NC Hwy 581 S.
Goldsboro, NC 27530

P 919.734.1714 F 919.734-6540

Camp Tuscarora - 965 Scout Road
Four Oaks, NC 27524
Want to Join Scouting? www.BEASCOUT.org