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Cornerstone District

Welcome to the Cornerstone District! Cornerstone encompasses Benton County in Northwest Arkansas including the larger cities of Bentonville, Rogers and Siloam Springs.  We invite all boys from ages 7 - 18 and their parents to get involved and be a part of Scouting.

District Leadership

The District Committee meets at Central United Methodist Church - 2535 West New Hope, Rogers on the first Thursday of every month @ 6:00

The District Roundtable is  held at Central United Methodist Church - 2535 West New Hope, Rogers on the first Thursday of every month @ 7:00

District Headlines

Cornerstone District 2014 Twilight Camp Recently Added Content

This year our theme is Knights of the Round Table. When: June 24 - 27 from 5:30 - 9:00 PM Where: LDS Church in Bentonville. Friday night will be Family Night at the Rogers Aquatic Center. How to sign up: You can register online as a Pack or Individually. Cost: The cost is $50/Scout.

Attention all Packs - Spring Rally Training is here! Recently Added Content

Spring Rally Night training will be at the Central United Methodist Church, 2535 West New Hope, Rogers at 6:00PM on Tuesday, April 22nd. This training is for all packs that will be rallying new members this spring. This will work very similar to our Fall Rally Nights, in that the district will help support your recruiting event with information and materials.

2014 Camp Cards are Coming!

The Camp Card is designed to help Scouts earn their way to Cub Scout Twilight Camp, Cub Scout Resident Camp, Boy Scout Camp, or any other Scouting experience. Units participating in the program will earn 50% commission ($2.50) on each $5.00 Camp Card sold.

Feb District Committee and Roundtable meetings

Due to weather and the conditions of many of the roads, the Cornerstone District Roundtable scheduled for, February 6 has been postponed until next Thursday night February 13. Please put this change on your calendar and pass the word to those that are not signed in on the council email.

Cornerstone District Family Friends of Scouting Campaign

Want to receive FREE RANK BADGES for your unit? Read more to find out how!

2013 Advancements - Online Entry Deadline

Attention all Units! Please remember that if a Scout's advancement was earned in 2013, it must be entered into the BSA Online Advancement system before the end of December 2013!

BSA Training Codes

If you've ever seen a council or unit training report that lists course codes instead of the names of the classes, you know the codes are difficult to interpret.

Eagle Scouts - VFW Scout of the Year Scholarships

Annually, the Veterans of Foreign Wars recognizes three individuals: Eagle Scouts, Venture Silver Award recipients or Sea Scout Quartermasters who have risen above their peers in exemplifying the exceptional qualities of that rank

Cooking, Sustainability merit badges to become Eagle-required

Sustainability and Cooking merit badges will join the list of Eagle-required merit badges over the next 14 months, the Boy Scouts of America’s National Executive Board announced on Oct 17th. Sustainability, a new merit badge, will join Environmental Science as an Eagle Scout option after its debut at the 2013 jamboree. Cooking, meanwhile, will become Eagle-required as of Jan. 1, 2014

BSA to use Scout Oath and Scout Law for all programs

It’s official: The resolution to move to one Oath and Law for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Varsity, Sea Scouts, and Venturing was approved this morning (10/17) by the Boy Scouts of America’s executive board.

New Scout Discount from Office Depot

Office Depot is providing a discount card that is available for all BSA members to use. This card can be shared with other troop leaders or volunteers that are buying office products for the scouts at a 10% discount off of store retail pricing.

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