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Black River District Award nominations are due Dec. 4, 2020

Thursday, November 26, 2020

Pull down link for instructions and formwork available under "useful links."

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Merit Badge

Monday, November 9, 2020


Monday, October 12, 2020

Registration is now closed for Spook-o-ree 2020 at Camp Durant.  A leaders' guide should be posted this week.

Updates to Venturing BSA

Thursday, September 17, 2020

The National Venturing Committee is pleased to announce that effective immediately the Venturing, Discovery, Pathfinder and Summit awards will be referred to as Venturing ranks to improve consistency among the different programs within Scouting. The Quest, Ranger and Trust Awards will remain as part of the Venturing program as specialty awards and are not considered Venturing ranks. Additionally, certain restrictions regarding prior credit for Venturers have been changed. Effective immediately, Venturing Advisors have the discretion to give a Venturer credit toward Venturing rank and award requirements for work previously completed by the Venturer while a registered member of a Scouts BSA Troop or a Sea Scout Ship. As explained in more detail below, this change aligns the Venturing advancement program with the Scouts BSA and Sea Scouting advancement programs. Under the current edition of the Guide to Advancement and the latest printed edition of Venturing Awards and Requirements, a Ven ...

Black River District Camporee !!

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

The Black River District Camporee has been scheduled for April 9-11, 2021.

Black River District Camporee !!

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

The Black River District Camporee has been scheduled for April 9-11, 2021.

District Events

District Committee Meeting
Start Date/Time:
Thursday, September 17, 2020 7:00 PM
Recurring Event:
Recurring Event On the Third Thursday of the month until 4/21/2022 (total 47 events)
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District Meetings

Our District meeting will be held on the third Thursday of the month.  We will meet at the Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church in Room 124 from 7:00 to 9:00. 

Please note this is a location change from previous meetings.

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Text Messages

The Black River District now has a text reminder system.  This is the same REMIND system used by many teachers in Wake County Public Schools.

To subscribe, just send a text to 81010 with the messagte @brdistrict

Text messages sent using this system will be reminders of late-breaking information, as well as reminders to check your email for more-detailed messages.  We anticipate using this also in support of district events (such as Pinewood Derby or camporee)