Erie Trails District

The Erie Trails District serves the areas of Rush, Henrietta, East Rochester, Bloomfield, Pittsford, Fairport, Mendon, and Honeoye Falls.

JOIN SCOUTS HERE!!!!!!!!!

 

Journey to Excellence: The following units have turned in JTE scorecards that have earned them Gold Status.  This is a great accomplishment this year with all the challenges they faced in 2020.

Pack 10
Pack 65
Pack 105
Pack 152
Pack 171
Pack 291
Troop 77
Troop 129
Troop 167
Troop 207
Troop 209
Troop 410
Troop 215
Troop 325
Troop 2019


Events on the Horizon:

District Food Drive: November 20th and 21st.  Partner with your local food pantry and grocery store to help families in need

District Klondike Derby: January 28th to 29th

District Spring Camporee: April 29th- May 1st

Cub Scout Basic Training

 November 6th- Location still being determined. Training for Committee chairs, Committee members, Cub Masters, Assistant Cub Masters, Den Leaders, and any adult

2021 Council Trainings

Wood Badge (2 Weekend Course) – Sept. 24 – 26 & Oct. 9- 10, 2021


 


Great ways to promote your unit and increase membership

  • Power of 3! (each scout recruiting 3 new scouts into the program)
  • Personal Invitations (personally contacting and inviting families to join your unit)
  • Being in constant contact with the school district, and asking if flyers can be sent home with students
  • Checking “Be a Scout Leads” after accepting online applications
  • Recruiting using social media (community FB pages)
  • Creating Flyers to promote the units recruitment events (DE Will Gales can assist with creating flyers)
  • Appearance and recruitment at Community Festivals
  • Recruiter Patch Promo
  • Bring a Buddy Cards
  • Uniform Days @ School
  • Open House Tables
  • Middle School Promos