Twin Bayou News

The 2014 Twin Bayou District Calendar will be available soon.

Registration is OPEN for the Apr 26-27, Sat-Sun, Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills course designed to sharpen camping and other skills that adult leaders use to deliver the outdoor portion of the Scouting program.

Merit Badge Counselor training is offered Tue Apr. 29 at St John's and Tue May 30 at St Lukes. Register by email to Sandy Troff, at

Cub Scout Twilight Camp will be June 2-6, 2014 at Longfellow Elementary School.

Many thanks to the 2014 Twin Bayou District Award recipients, announced at the Annual Banquet, for their outstanding service toward scouting programs.

  • District Award of Merit – Tom Whiteside and Christopher Gray
  • District Service Award – Charles Williams and Walter Hyde
  • Rising Twin Bayou Award – Jim Huguenard
  • Jack of All Trades – John Clark
  • Scout Family of the Year – Tang Family
  • Boy Scout Award – Michael Behounek
  • Cub Scout Award – Lyman Paden

PatchCongratulations to the winners of the of the District First Aid Meet. Eagle and Wolverine patrols of Troop 55 placed 1st and 2nd and the Shark patrol of Troop 46 and Pack 130 placed 3rd,

The lottery for 2015 Florida Sea Base is open now.

The December/January issue of Advancement News is avialable!

Jan 1, 2014 the New Cooking Merit Badge becomes Eagle-required (details).


Ruben Tang, Twin Bayou OA Chapter Chief, is the first Twin Bayou scouter to become an OA Vigil member. 

For further details see the District News Letter.

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