Thanks to all of the units that participated in the Spring Camporee at Sid Richardson Scout Ranch this weekend. Congratulations to Troop 282 for winning Best Overall Small Troop as well as to Troop 45 for winning Best Overall Large Troop. Troop 822 won the Overall Best Troop Spirit trophy. Full scoring details for all the events will be uploaded soon.
If you have any photos from this weekend's Camporee, please consider uploading some of them on the District photo sharing SmugMug site. The link directly to the Camporee this year is: https://tonkawa.smugmug.com/Scouts/2017-Spring-Camporee
Tonkawa District Camp-o-ree! April 7-9, 2017, Stripling Island, Sid Richardson Scout Ranch
In the BSA blog Bryan On Scouting, Bryan has posted an excellent article about the newly released 2015 Guide to Advancement. Included are explanations of the 13 biggest changes. All Scouters are encouraged to read these as they directly impact all programs.