The Diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting would like to announce a Conclave of Catholic Scout Leaders, to be held on April 9, 2016. All unit leaders, chartered organization representatives and committee members, as well as all Catholic adults registered with Boy Scouts of America are welcome. In addition, all clergy interested in learning more about Catholic Scouting are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Where: St. Rita Parish Social Hall - 116 South Second Street, Connellsville, PA 15425
Time: April 9, 2016, Noon to 3:00 p.m.
Agenda: Our event is to bring Catholic scouters together to explore our interconnected relationship through Scouting and our Catholic faith.
- Introduction to the Diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting (DCCS)
- The DCCS as a resource, and membership partner
- Exploring the Chartered Partner Relationship as owners of the unit (Pack, Troop, Crew), as well as where Catholic sponsored units fit within the structure of the DCCS and the Diocesan Office for Evangelization and Faith Formation i.e. Catholic Scouting as Youth Ministry.
- DCCS Programs for you: Religious Emblem promotion, Emblem Counselor Training, Retreatoree, Cub Scout Day Camp of Faith.
- BSA Membership Standards Change
Registration: There is no cost to attend the event.
Chuck Boyer, DCCS committee chair at 724-396-1787.