Fwd: Scouting News from the Pee Dee Area Council

posted Aug 7, 2017, 11:50 PM by Chicora District   [ updated Aug 7, 2017, 11:50 PM ]

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From: Pee Dee Area Council, BSA <michael.hesbach@scouting.org>
To: cmugrick <cmugrick@aol.com>
Sent: Thu, Jun 8, 2017 8:02 am
Subject: Scouting News from the Pee Dee Area Council

Our weekly newsletter.
Wanted - Trading Post Manager

Camp Coker is looking for a trading post manager for June 11-17.  Candidates must be 18 years old or older.  Benefits include a bed to sleep in, air conditioned trading post, salary, and 3 meals per day.  If you are interested contact Joshua Hanes.
Webelos Camp and Cub Buddy Weekend Registration Closes 6/17/17
Attention Cub Scout Families - you have 1 week to register for Webelos Resident Camp or Cub Buddy Weekend.  Details for each event are here.
Wanted - Licensed Electrician

The Scout office in Florence is in need of a licensed electrician to complete two projects.  The first is to replace 4 light fixtures with new LED fixtures.  The second is to split a set of fixtures off of a series of fixtures and give them their own dedicated light switch.  If you can assist by giving of your talent contact Michael Hesbach.
Buy Pee Dee First!

In the last month significant improvements have taken place in our Scout Shop.  We are now launching "Buy Pee Dee First!"  Our pledge is that we will have all ranks badges, belt loops, merit badges, totin/fireman/cyber chips, parents pins, and rank cards, in stock.  If we don't you get a $10 credit.

To take advantage of this program:
1. Email your order to peedee.areacouncil@scouting.org
2. If received by noon we will ship out the same day
3. Shipping will be via 1 business day via FedEx with tracking
4. Orders below $150 are actual cost capped at $8 for business address and $12 residential address
5. Orders above $150 are free to a business address and $4 to residential address
6. Saturday deliver is available for an additional fee
7. USPS shipping at actual cost is available but delivery date is not guaranteed 

Scouts participate in Memorial Day programs

Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Veterans, and the community assisted in ensuring that every grave at the National Cemetery in Florence received an American Flag for Memorial Day.  We are proud of our Scouts who participated.  To see pictures visit here.
Upcoming Events with Online Registration

2017-2018 OA YearSantee Lodge OAParakeet Pass
June 10, 2017Range Safety Officer TrainingRegister Here
June 12-15,2017Cub ScoutsChicora Day Camp
July 30-Aug 6, 2017Santee Lodge OAOA Week at Camp Coker
Oct 27-29, 2017Santee Lodge OAOA Fall Fellowship
March and April 2018Adult LeadersWood Badge


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Our annual giving campaign that supports the Pee Dee Area Council.  Your gifts are tax deductible and gifts of $175 or more receive a special Council Should Patch.

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Supports 1 Scout

UPDATE $964.44 Raised
The Pee Dee Area Council has a mortgage balance of $92,889.  The cost to retire the debt across our 1,600 members is $58.06.  Would you consider support this tax deductible effort in addition to FOS?

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Pee Dee Area Council, BSA, 702 South Coit Street, Florence, SC 29501
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