Scout Day at Dinosaur Ridge

Come join us for Scout Day at Dinosaur Ridge on Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Dinosaur Ridge Visitor Center at 16831 W. Alameda Parkway, Morrison, CO  80465.

This event is for all Cub Scouts, Webelos and Boy Scouts.

Scientists will be manning booths and educational sites along Dinosaur Ridge to teach about geology, paleontology, astronomy and other science topics.

Earn Geology Merit Badges, Academic Pins and Belt Loops.

Regular registration closes April 23, 2017, late registrations are accepted until the day of the event for an extra $1 per person fee. Walk-in registrations is allowed on the day of (for $6 per Scout, $4 per non-Scout) but is not encouraged. There will be no late registration for Merit Badge candidates.

Cost is $5 ($6 late)* Non-Scouts $4, Parking is $5 per car. Event day patches are an additional $3.

*Walk-in registration is $6 for Scouts.

For more information, please call 303.697.3466 x 101.
Contact E-mail
tours@dinoridge.org

Say Boy Scouts at Buffalo Wild Wings Lakewood City Commons and Part of the Check goes to the BSA

Buffalo Wild Wings at Lakewood City Commons, 415 S Wadsworth Blvd, Lakewood, CO 80226 is going to give Timberline District 10% of their sales for April, May and June. All you have to say before you order is that you are with the Boy Scouts

Tell your friends, Tell your Enemies, Tell everyone to go eat at BWW and say Boy Scouts!!!

District Dinner is going to be Great This year!

Besides the Great Menu!

Alaskan Baked Salmon

Glazed Carrots

Savory Rice

Dinner Roll with Butter

Tossed Salad

Cheesecake with Mixed Berry Glaze

Besides the Great Fellowship

Meet the District Committee and other members of the Council who are there to help you with your Scouting Program

Besides the Recognition of our Great Volunteers

We’ll Recognition the Recipients of the 2016 District Award of Merit, Timberline Silver Beavers, Timberline Unit Leader’s etc.

We are going to have a raffle.  Each paid meal gets you a chance at some of the following prizes:

Five Experticity.com Exclusive access cards where you can save up to 70% off outdoor geat

Five 50% off coupons for Fitter First Excercise products at http://www.fitter1.com

We are going to have an auction of great camping equipment from Kelty http://www.kelty.com

 

Register Now!  http://www.denverboyscouts.org/registration/calendardetail.aspx?ActivityKey=2085190&OrgKey=1776

 

 

Journey to Excellence is Starting to Show up On Reports

You can Download the report dated 2/15/17 here: jte_dashboard_report-2-15-17

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Or View a Spreadsheet of the Report Below

Criterion Description Year Month Effective Date Council Number Council Name District Number District Name Determined Measure Value Performance Measure Value Points Level
1 Fundraising Performance 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Meet or exceed dollar goals 3,765 None 0 0
2 Fundraising Manpower 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Meet or exceed manpower goals 0 None 0 0
3 Market Share 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Total members/ TAY 0.0 Percent improved over last year 0.0 0 0
4 Membership Growth 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Membership % growth over prior year 1.1 None 100 2
5 New Member Recruiting 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline New Cub Scouts/ TAY 0.0 Increase in new members 9 75 1
6 Youth Retention 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Percent youth retained 81.2 Percentage points increase 2.4 200 3
7 Cub Scout Advancement 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Percent earning at least 1 rank 3.5 Percentage points increase 1.2 75 1
8 Boy Scout Advancement 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Percent earning at least 1 rank 3.1 Percentage points increase 0.0 25 1
9 Cub Scout Camping 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Cub Scouts camping/ June 30 members 35.7 Percentage points increase 3.2 25 1
10 Boy Scout Camping 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Boy Scouts camping/ June 30 members 67.1 Percentage points increase 10.7 100 3
11 Community Service 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Hours per member 0.2 Hours per member increase 0.0 0 0
12 Unit Retention/Growth 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Percent units retained 99.0 Increase in new units 0.0 200 3
13 Unit Contacts 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Percent units with 6 or more contacts in a year 14.1 None 50 1
14 Unit Performance 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Percent units rated bronze or above 11.1 None 0 0
15 District Committee 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Count of committee members 46 Count of district officers (part of determined measure) 5 200 3
16 Unit Leadership 2017 1 January 31, 2017 061 Denver Area Council 11 Timberline Percent contact leaders trained 41.4 Percentage points increase 2.9 100 1

Camp Card Kick-Off is February 8th.

The Denver Area Council is happy to announce our 2017 Camp Card and Kickoff dates for next month! Sale starts March 1st so don’t wait to RSVP for the kickoff (bonus commission included for attending 1 kickoff)!

North Kickoff: Wednesday, February 8th at Westminster Recreation Center (program starts at 6:30pm, pizza will be provided). RSVP for North Kickoff Here
South Kickoff: Thursday, February 16th at Bethany Lutheran Church. (program starts at 6:30pm, pizza will be provided). RSVP for South Kickoff

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More information: Go to our camp card website!

What is the Camp Card Campaign? Simply put, it is a $5 card with great offers and discounts that Scouts sell to earn money to help offset summer camp expenses. Scouts can earn up to a 50% commission*! This is a risk free** fundraiser that gives unit leaders flexibility and opportunity for Scout to earn their way to camp.

Great vendors in 2017 including Safeway, Dicks Sporting Goods, Papa Johns, Sports Clips, Water World, Elitch’s, Bass Pro and many more!

*Pack/Troop committee decides on what Scouts will earn for each card sold
*Commission structure with 50% commissioner or $2.50 per card sold:
$1 (20%)  -Sell Camp Cards and settle your account by May 12th and earn $1 for each card sold
$1 (20%) -Host Scout Show booth and earn $1 for each card sold. RSVP for a Scout Show Booth here.
$.50 (10%) -Attend 1 Kickoff and receive $.50 for each card sold

**Camp Cards will be checked out to Unit Camp Card Leader or designee. Unsold camp cards must be returned to (in addition to money from sold camp cards) to the Hamilton Scout Headquarters by no later than Friday, May 12th.

Come to the kickoff to hear about our great vendors and sales techniques that will help your Scout sell more cards!

If you have any questions feel free to contact Camp Card Staff Advisor Josh Atherton at 720-266-2160 or Tiffany Viduya at 720-266-2165. Feel free to visit our camp card website for more information.

4 more Charter Renewal Turn-In/Support Events Remaining

Get your re-chartering checked or turned in at one of these events. If you are having trouble bring everything to one of the early events so you have time to come back to another with any final issues.

1-26-17 West Jeff Middle in Conifer 5:30 – 7:30

1-29-17 LDS Columbine Stake, Webster building 5-6?

2-2-17 Roundtable 6-9:  9227 W Dartmouth Pl, Lakewood, CO 80227

2-9-17 Dartmonth Building 6-99227 W Dartmouth Pl, Lakewood, CO 80227

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