Announcements for Fall 2016

  • Fall Camping Trip is happening Oct. 1st & 2nd. We will be meeting the 39th Cypress Scouts from New Orleans!
  • The majority of our meetings will take place outside in nature areas this year. Make sure you have good outdoor and rain gear!
  • Uniforms should be available at our next meeting, Oct. 16th, for those who have placed orders.
  • New scouts will receive their neckerchief at their Investiture which should take place in November.
  • Our BTC, which is an adult training weekend, will take place Oct. 22nd & 23rd.
  • Our service theme for this year is, "A scout is a friend to those in need."

2015/2016 Scout Year

2015/2016 Scout Year

We had a wonderful Scout year in 2015/2016. Our service theme was "A Scout is a friend to animals."

We did so many exciting things as a group. In the 2015/16 year, we:

  • kayaked Leake County Water Park
  • camped as an Otter group and a Timberwolf group
  • walked Cypress Swamp
  • built bat houses for our flying mammalian friends
  • attended a firefly lecture at Clinton Nature Center
  • went on a sunset hike
  • had a great Field Day at Mayes Lake
  • hosted a pot luck at Mayes Lake
  • had an amazing time at Merit Creek, jumping right in the waterfalls
  • participated in the Great Backyard Bird Count
  • visited with and learned from the president of the Mississippi Audubon Society
  • biked the Natchez Trace
  • were photographed by Portico magazine for their issue on Scouting
  • nature journaled at the Flowood Nature Park
  • had a great fundraiser with support from Saltine and Lagunitas Brewing Co.
  • flew kites at Kite Day at Reservoir Overlook Park on the Natchez Trace
  • had a special Chipmunk trip to the Pumpkin Patch
  • collected supplies for Animal Rescue Fund (ARF)

It was a wonderful year and we can't wait to get started again in the Fall!