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

David Jones shared Boy Scout Memes's post to the group: Trail of Tears Volunteers - Middle Tennessee Council, Boy Scouts of America. ... See MoreSee Less

Mohawk District, Twin Rivers Council BSA , thanks for sharing! -Sam

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Registration for the 2018 Camp Cards is open. This link will give you all the information you need to participate in the sale.

www.mtcbsa.org/Volunteers/unitsupport/CampCard.html

Remember for every card sold a Scout can earn $2.50 to help offset his scouting fees. Below are some examples of how camp cards can help support the families.

Cub Scouts
15 cards sold = $35 (Yearly Membership Fee)
20 cards sold = $50 (Cub and Family Fee for scout and parent)
40 cards sold = $100 (Cub Scout Day Camp Fee)
60 cards sold = $150 (Resident Camp Fee)

Boy Scouts
15 cards sold = $35 (Yearly Membership Fee)
20 cards sold = $50 (Monthly Troop Camp out)
40 cards sold = $100 (Deposit for Summer Camp)
60 cards sold = $150 (High adventure Troop Campout Fee)
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Scouting News

The Most Anticipated Games of 2018

After the major Zelda and Mario releases in 2017, what’s next for the Switch console? Expect new entries for Kirby, Yoshi and, perhaps best of all, Pokémon. Nintendo might also add a web browser to the console. There will likely be a Nintendo 64 mini console later...

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Comfortable Camping With a Bad Back

Q. I have a bad back. I need something to keep me more comfortable while camping. I don’t care if it’s a mat or a cot, but I want it to last a long time. Any ideas?— Tanner, Monroe, Louisiana A. You’re in luck! Click here for our sleeping pad buying guide, including a...

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Trail of Tears Roundtable Location