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
After hours and hours of testing, here are some of the best ways to have fun this holiday season. EYE IN THE SKY We’ve tried out lots of drones over the years, and Infinity NX is one of the easiest to control once you get the hang of it. You can use your smartphone or...read more
Wondering what to get Venturing for its 20th birthday next year? Here’s the best gift of all: A personal story about how Venturing impacted your life. Venturing turns 20 in 2018, and to celebrate, the BSA’s program for older youth is asking for Venturing stories and...read more
Here’s a look at some of the best mobile games this season. Whether you love strategy games or story games or something else, there’s a great mobile game waiting for you to play. Minecraft Story Mode: Season Two This year, Jesse and the gang have found fame, and that...read more
This week, BSA’s volunteer-led board of directors unanimously approved a plan to welcome girls and young women into all Scouting programs. Beginning in fall 2018, Cub Scouting will be available to both girls and boys in the first through fifth grades (7 to 10 years...read more
For those Scout volunteers looking to identify, recruit and re-engage Scouting alumni, $500 or $2,000 could go a long way. Through its new grant programs, Scouting Alumni & Friends is offering free money to help councils boost their engagement with alumni. This means...read more
Grab a pencil (NOT a pen!) and let’s learn how to draw a realistic cat! Here’s how. STEP 1: Draw a small circle for the cat’s head. Then add a larger circle below it and a larger one still below that for the cat’s body. STEP 2: Join the circles together with a smooth,...read more
Just what kind of lessons can a Boy Scout learn at a weekly troop meeting? And how will those lessons help prepare a young person for life? Julie Labuszewski, the Denver Area Council leader behind this excellent guest post, gives us her perspective as a proud parent....read more
The Boy Scouts of America’s volunteer-led board of directors on Wednesday unanimously approved a plan to welcome girls and young women into all Scouting programs. The historic move means boys and girls will soon experience the values-based, life-changing,...read more
Research reinforces interest expressed by families and girls nationwide as organization looks to offer programs that meet the needs of today’s families Irving, Texas – October 11, 2017 – Today, the Boy Scouts of America Board of Directors unanimously approved to...read more