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.
Trail of Tears District Roundtable Mailing List
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2017 Trail of Tears District Bobcat Day10am - 2pm Sept. 30, 2017Barfield Park Pavilion # 6 697 Veterans Pkwy Murfreesboro, TNBring the whole family and learn with your son as he will be earning his first Rank (Bobcat). After that join the FUN as we launch...read more
TRAIL OF TEARS STEM & PARENT'S LEADERSHIP TRAINING DAY Sept. 23, 10AM - 1PM MTSU WALKER LIBRARY, RM 272Come join the Trail of Tears Cub Scouts in a STEM event where the youth will get to participate in an "Hour of Code". While the Scouts are having fun coding,...read more
Just in case you missed it, the newsletter from roundtable is attached, along with the district calendar in 2 different formats (so use whichever works best for you). Please share with those in your unit who are not on the email distribution list. As always, let us...read more
Hi All, Gary Smith, Scoutmaster of Troop 374 is retiring. I've attached a copy of the ceremony invitation. Hope a lot of you can help him celebrate his years of service to this district. If you need any information about this, please contact Robert Norris, rpn2013...read more
Hear ye, hear ye, Scouters of the Trail of Tears realm. The time is drawing nigh for another sitting at the Roundtable. Whether you are a seasoned Roundtable veteran or a newly selected Roundtable squire your presence is requested on the 7th of September, in the year...read more
Good morning Popcorn Units!!!! I wanted to share a few friendly reminders about your Show & Sell popcorn order: 1. Your Show & Sell order is due in the Campmasters popcorn system by this Friday, August 18 by 5:00 p.m. Please contact Sherry Rakes at srakes if...read more
Good Morning Folks! Please send this flyer to your distribution lists, we need to promote Trainers EDGE more heavily. Talk about it at District meetings. This is a training for trainers specifically, or anyone else who gets up in front of a crowd to tell them...read more
Hi everyone, I'm Kristie Peebles I am the popcorn chair for our district if you have any questions or if you are new to popcorn and need advice feel free to contact me I'll be happy to help. Let's raise lots of money and sell lots of product. Remember to go over...read more
Save the Date !!! Trail Of Tears Third District Boy Scout Fall Camporee and Canoe Competition October 27, 28, & 29 Grimes Canoe Base Linden, Tennessee Boy Scout Troops, Venture Crews & Leaders are invited to the Trail Of Tears Fall Camporee at Grimes Canoe...read more
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What do you want to be when you grow up? We ask children that question all the time. It’s a tough question because it requires children to bring together their interests, experiences and visions for what they’d like their lives to look like; to create narratives about...read more
Duct tape in the right hands is enough to create a masterpiece or solve some of life’s most common challenges. You’ll have no trouble finding this staple in your house or at the grocery store, and it’ll be a breeze finding a ton of uses for duct tape. Read on for 10...read more
These gamers are smart, hilarious and seriously talented. Check out BL‘s list of the top gamers on YouYube. Stampy Cat English animator Joseph Garrett is the king of Minecraft, posting videos as a hilarious talking feline named Stampy Cat. Production values are high,...read more
After the historic 2017 decision to offer our iconic programs to both to boys and girls in 2018, many people have had questions about what that means and how to introduce those expanded program offerings in their communities. The three key places where you can find...read more
Larry Bacow, a Distinguished Eagle Scout who is “one of the most experienced and respected leaders in American higher education,” will be the next president of Harvard University. Harvard announced the selection on Sunday, calling Bacow someone who has “the curiosity...read more
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Longtime Boys’ Life readers watching the Winter Olympics on Saturday night heard a familiar name: Red Gerard. The world was captivated as the 17-year-old snowboarder soared, twisted and flipped his way to Team USA’s first gold medal of the Games. Many viewers saw...read more
The Boys’ Life Sierra Trading Post 2017 Summer Fun Video Contest saw hundreds of excellent submissions from readers like you. Here are the winners and their 17-second winning videos. They got $500 Sierra Trading Post gift cards for first place and $50 cards for...read more
Throughout your time as a Scouter, you’ve helped young people shine. You’ve watched them plan trips — and then driven them safely to their destination. You’ve mentored from the sidelines as they take on top leadership roles. You’ve smiled with pride as they...read more