Welcome to the Trail of Tears District

Middle Tennessee Council – Boy Scouts of America

We are located in the heart of Tennessee and proud members of the Middle Tennessee Council.   Our District includes many strong Troops, Posts, Crews and Packs located in both Rutherford and Cannon Counties.

 

Trail of Tears District Roundtable

Open to All Scout Volunteers & Parents

The First Thursday of the Month @ 7 PM August Through May
We Meet
@
Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church
315 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Network with experienced leaders and learn “new tricks” to help you “deliver the promise” of a quality experience for your Scouts.

Trail of Tears District Roundtable Mailing List

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District News

POPCORN Deadline Friday 20th

Good afternoon Popcorn Selling Units in Trail of Tears! With the 2017 Middle Tennessee Council Popcorn Sale ending this Friday, October 20, I want to thank all the Scouts, their families, and unit leaders who made the sale a complete success! We hope you and your unit...

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Cub Scout Fishing Rodeo

WHEN: Saturday, November 4, 2017 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM WHERE: Lane Agri-Park Community Center, 315 John R. Rice Boulevard WHO: Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Parents and Family WHAT: Fishing Rodeo. Bass, Bream, and Catfish.  Catch and release or Keep what you catch REGISTRATION:...

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CPR on October 12

Just a reminder: There will be a CPR class during the night of the October 12th roundtable. It will be from 6 p.m. until about 9 p.m. Cost is $12, payable to Bob Martin the night of the class. Roundtable meets at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 315 East Main Street,...

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Thank you Leaders

Dear Trail of Tears Leaders, Volunteers and Parents What a great time to be in Rutherford and Cannon Counties as Scouting is truly booming in this area. At this time of year it is such an inspiration to see the new families join the Scouting programs; to what is...

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Fall TOT Camporee

Hear ye! Hear ye! The TOT Fall camporee is coming 'round the bend (of the Buffalo River). It will be held October 27-29, 2017 at Grimes Canoe Base. The cost is $12. Registration will be up on doubleknot soon (Look up the mtcbsa.org website, go to Trail of Tears...

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CPR on October 12

There will be a CPR class during the night of the October 12th roundtable. It will be from 6 p.m. until about 9 p.m. Cost is $12, payable to Bob Martin the night of the class. Roundtable meets at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 315 East Main Street, Murfreesboro, TN...

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2017 Scouting Alumni Event

Dear Rutherford and Cannon County Alumni and Friends of Scouting We are happy to be able to connect with you and your fellow Scouters to again celebrate the comradery of Scouting that each of us enjoyed as youth. With the Middle Tennessee Council, Boy Scouts of...

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Upcoming Events

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Trail of Tears Volunteer Facebook Group

So who’s doing Christmas Tree sales in Murfreesboro?
I’ve already been asked a few times.
Repost your unit info and tag me please. I’d be happy to share your post responses.
Thanks
Mike
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Kicking off another family freinds of scouting year. ... See MoreSee Less

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Question: What days, times and locations do the venturing crews meet in or near Murfreesboro? Thank you? ... See MoreSee Less

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HANG 10!!!!!!!!!!! Has your Pack signed up for the Lost Hawaiian Treasure at the 2018 Webelos Winter Camp The staff is getting together and planing out this Awesome Program. Sign up on double-knot...

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Order deadline is this Wednesday, November 15, 2017

We sell half or whole breasts only. There will be no sliced pounds or sides or sauce offered.

A boneless (half) breast (averages 3-4 pounds and yields eight to ten 6-ounce servings) sells for $35.00.

A whole breast or 2 half breasts (averages 6-8 pounds and yields sixteen to twenty 6-ounce servings) sells for $65.

Orders will be ready for pick-up at the Eagle’s Nest behind St. Mark’s United Methodist Church at 1267 North Rutherford Blvd from 4 to 7 PM on Wednesday, November 22nd.

To order, email or call Scoutmaster Mike Warren mike11345@aol.com or call (615) 473-7076.

All orders need to be turned in by Wednesday, November 15.

Pay on pick-up. Card, cash or check to “BSA Troop 398”.
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Scouting News

How to Make an Origami X-Wing Fighter

Use these step-by-step instructions to fold your very own Star Wars X-Wing ship. WHAT YOU’LL NEED One square sheet of origami paper (the larger the sheet, the easier it will be to fold) WHAT YOU’LL DO Step 1: Start with the color side up. Fold diagonally both ways....

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Make Hiking Less Tiring With These Simple Strategies

Up one hill and down another: Before you know it, your pack weighs a ton and you’re panting like a dog. But a hike does not have to be this tiring. A steady pace will conserve energy by ironing out all those ups and downs. FIND YOUR STRIDE Everyone has a different...

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Trail of Tears Roundtable Location