The W. D. Boyce Council Compass

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September 31, 2021

What's Poppin'?


  • Show-and-Sell popcorn distribution took place on August 26-27   
  • Any NEW Scouts who sell $350 or more should stop by one of our offices for a prize – as well as ANY Scouts who sell $650 or more!  
  • Two $50 Gift Card Drawings: Drawings will take place on September 15 & 30. To enter is let your popcorn kernel know once you’ve sold $250 (by 9/15) and $500 (by 9/30) and they will email all of the names to the Council.  Best of luck to all of our Scouts selling!
  • You can return UNOPENED full cases of popcorn to the council by October 15.
  • Take orders must be entered online by kernels by October 22. 
  • To order more show and sell inventory or with other questions contact 

Cub Scout Launch


Kick off your Scouting year with a fun adventure at Cub Scout Launch. Launch rockets, shoot BB guns and bows, earn your Bobcat and more!  FREE for all new scouts- $10 for returning Scouts. 

Locations and Registration: CLICK HERE


Bringing New Families to the Program

With the wind down of summer and those school lists being sent, it is time to start preparing for new families to be welcomed to our program.  Be sure to attend August 12 Roundtables to get your resources to make sure you are ready for the fall membership and Blast into Scouting.  New promotional items will be available and hear from the Membership Team to make sure you all you need to make your recruitment a success. 

Membership Webinars- open to all leaders/ parents. 

  • Active Recruitment versus Passive Recruitment: CLICK HERE
  • Referral Recruiting and Recruiter Patch Campaign: CLICK HERE

Click HERE for more membership support 



Don't Wait- NOMINATE! 

If you know of a leader that is deserving of either the District Award of Merit or Silver Beaver please fill out the nomination form and submit to your local Service Center. Nominations are Due by November 1st.

District Award of Merit Nomination Form

Silver Beaver Nomination Form