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
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.
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Middle Tennessee Council is seeking nominations to be considered for “Scout of the Year”. This is your opportunity as a Scout Leader to nominate a Scout that has demonstrated exceptional Scout spirit, leadership, heroism, community service or citizenship, either in...read more
From: Middle Tennessee Council, Boy Scouts of America <ttran> Date: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 3:48 PM Subject: 2018 National Membership Fee Change To: Joyce Wheaton <scouterjoyce63> Share The News: Click here if you would like to send this information to one or...read more
Here is the announcement about the upcoming MTSU football game that honors scouts and veterans. Please register as a pack. The scouts & scouters should come in uniform and will have the chance to go out on the field at half time to create a human tunnel for the...read more
Hi, all! Sorry to stalk you through MTC's website, but it was the easiest way I found to contact scouters. My name is Peggy Hawkins and I am the District Activities Chair for Walton Trail. I'm hosting a Rubik's Cube team competition in Lebanon on November 11th. It is...read more
Please share with your parents, leaders, on your unit pages, in unit emails. Thanks. Just a reminder about the STEM event for Cub Scouts and the Cub Scout leader training (Den Leader, Pack Committee or Cubmaster training) or you can choose Boy Scout Leader training...read more
A Change in Free Rank Advancement AN IMPORTANT UPDATE ON THE MIDDLE TENNESSEE COUNCIL FREE RANK ADVANCEMENT PROGRAM Dear Scouters We want to take this opportunity to acknowledge your dedication to the advancement of our Scouts. Currently we have seen an increase in...read more
Are you interested in earning the coveted district JEDI MASTER patch? Commissioners are the JEDI of Scouting, come find out how you can earn this rare patch on Sep 28th, 6:00 PM at St. Paul's Episcopal Church. It will only take about 15 minutes to review the...read more
Hey Pack families of Trail of Tears. We have had over 350 new families sign up in the Scouting Program so far. Let’s let them know about this Awesome and FUN Family event on Sept 30th. It’s our third annual Bobcat Day!!!!! Sign up at...read more
Don't forget BALOO Training and Bobcat Day to be held on Saturday, September 30 at Barfield Park. Bobcat day is from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.; BALOO training is from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Please see the doubleknot links for registration at MTCBSA.org. Bobcat day is $5; BALOO is...read more
Trail of Tears District Volunteers Middle Tennessee Council
Trail of Tears Volunteer Facebook Group
With the holiday season underway, you’re decorating the office, sprucing up your desk in seasonal decor and taking part in the office potluck…but are you celebrating safely? Find out by reading the tips below. 7 Steps to a Safe Office Potluck Check for safe...read more
They’re carried on Philmont’s trails and clipped to canoe thwarts at Northern Tier. You’ll find them on every Florida Sea Base trek and Summit Bechtel Reserve adventure, too. But you might be surprised to learn that Nalgene water bottles were created as lab equipment...read more
“The Last Jedi” twists in unexpected places, including one of Star Wars’ most shocking reveals. Without spoiling anything, here’s what you can expect.Powered by...read more
Congratulations to Brett Bybee, who will serve as Scout executive of Blue Mountain Council in Kennewick, Washington, effective January 1, 2018. Brett began his Scouting career as a district executive for Grand Canyon Council in Safford, Arizona. He moved on to become...read more
Witnessing the mystical, colorful northern lights tops many people’s bucket lists, usually because it’s assumed the only place to see the natural phenomena is near the Arctic Circle. Another assumption is that the time to see them is just during the winter months. And...read more
Congratulations to Erin Eisner, who will be joining the executive leadership cabinet of the National Council as the Chief Strategy Officer for Culture and People. In this new role, Erin will oversee critical strategic priorities – people, culture and diversity – which...read more
Anyone who attended the 2017 National Jamboree already knows it was one of the most successful Jamborees ever. Now we know it was likely the greenest Jamboree ever, too. For the first time in recorded National Jamboree history, Scouts, Scouters and staff recycled and...read more
May the farce be with you! Here are 30 funny Star Wars jokes, puns and comics by Boys’ Life readers that would even make Darth Vader laugh. Do you know a funny Star Wars joke or pun? Click here to send in your joke. Greg: Which Star Wars character travels around the...read more
Updated, 1:52 p.m. Dec. 8 with more info on his Eagle project. Some commenters have erroneously stated that Adam’s Eagle project did not meet the requirements for an Eagle project. The BSA entrusts our adult volunteers to evaluate a project idea and determine its...read more