Upcoming Events Calendar (dates subject to change)

National Youth Leadership Training

Experience the Ultimate in Youth Leadership Training

National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action-packed, 6-day program designed to provide youth with leadership skills and experiences they can use in their home units and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others. NYLT is a three-phase training experience that uses activities, presentations, challenges, discussions, and audio-visual . . . → Read More: National Youth Leadership Training

Camp Davy Crockett

W20130603-171659.jpge will meet at 12:05 pm on Sunday June 21 in the rear parking lot of State Street United Methodist Church.  Below is a list of things to bring.  We recommend packing a suitcase or foot locker instead of a backpack.  We will stop at McDonalds in Kingsport for lunch (bring money or send a packed lunch). 

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Whitewater Rafting on the Nolichuckey

Who: Troop 8 scouts, families, friends

When: Saturday June 13, 2015. Meet at the church at 10:30 a.m.

What to bring: swimsuit, towel, change of clothes, sunscreen, closed-toe shoes or water shoes

Plan: We’ll head to the Nolichucky River near Erwin, TN, stopping enroute for a fast food lunch . . . → Read More: Whitewater Rafting on the Nolichuckey

Eagle Court of Honor

Scouts arrive at 7:00 to help with set up.

The ceremony starts at 7:45.

Parents and families are encouraged to attend. Recognitions of merit badges and rank advancement will be presented, as well as new scout inductions.


Two scouts will receive their Eagle Scout recognition at . . . → Read More: Eagle Court of Honor

Plan Ahead for High Adventure

In 2016 the council will send a contingent of Scouts  to Philmont, the BSA’s premier high adventure base. The year after (2017) we’ll be sending at least one troop of scouts to the National Jamboree at The Summit.

The cost of these events requires our families to plan ahead and we want to make sure that you’re . . . → Read More: Plan Ahead for High Adventure