General Knox District

The General Knox District serves the communities of Tolland, Granville, Southwick, Westfield, Agawam, Longmeadow, East Longmeadow, Ludlow, Wilbraham, Hampden, Palmer, Monson, Brimfield, Wales, Holland, Springfield, West Springfield, and Chicopee.

 

Council Wide Camporee:

This camporee will consist of the climbing tower, shooting sports ranges (rifle, shotgun, archery), boating (canoes and kayaks), ATVs and mountain bikes, pioneering area, ax throwing range and more. The fee for all this fun is only $12 this fee includes the cost of materials needed for the programs and events, awards, and special features. Registration closes on Tuesday, October 22

Date: Oct 25, 2019 5:00 pm to Oct 27, 2019 10:00 am
Location: Horace A. Moses Scout Reservation 310 Birch Hill Rd Russell, MA 01071

 

General Knox Roundtable

Topics this month Include: Rechartering, Duty to God, Scouting for Food, Cubs give Thanks & First Aid / CPR info and Boating 

Roundtable is a form of commissioner service and supplemental training for volunteers at the unit level. The objectives of roundtables are to provide leaders with program ideas; information on policy and events; and training opportunities. It is a forum for sharing experiences and enjoying fun and fellowship with other Scout leaders. The roundtable experience is intended to inspire, motivate, and enable unit leaders to provide a stronger program for their Scouts. Stay informed, attend roundtable!

Date/Time: Nov 4, 2019 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Location: St. Catherine of Siena
1023 Parker St.
Springfield, MA 01129

 

General Knox Eagle Project Reviews

Date/Time: Nov 4, 2019 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Location: St. Catherine of Siena
1023 Parker St.
Springfield, MA 01129

 

Moses Work Day 

Come and join us as we work on the facilities at the Moses Scout Reservation. This is your camp and we need your help to make it the best possible camp that it can be. Arrive at the Maintenance shop to find out what projects are available that day. If you have tools, please bring them along.

Lunch will be provided.

All are welcome to join us!

Date/Time: Nov 9, 2019 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location:  Horace A. Moses Scout Reservation
310 Birch Hill Rd
Russell, MA 01071

 

General Knox Eagle Boards of Review

 

Date/Time: Nov 12, 2019 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location: Springfield City Hall
36 Court Street
Springfield, MA 01103

 

General Knox Commissioner Meeting

Date/Time: Nov 13, 2019 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Location: Western Massachusetts Council
1 Arch Rd. Suite 5
Westfield, MA 01085
Location Phone: 413-594-9196

 

Maintenance Meeting

Maintenance meetings are held at 6:30 on the second Wednesday of the month except July and August at the Scout Office. Everyone is welcome!

Date/Time: Nov 13, 2019 6:30 pm to 12:00 am
Location: Western Massachusetts Council
1 Arch Rd. Suite 5
Westfield, MA 01085
Location Phone: 413-594-9196

 

General Knox Eagle Seminar

 

Date/Time: Nov 18, 2019 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: Western Massachusetts Council
1 Arch Rd. Suite 5
Westfield, MA 01085
Location Phone: 413-594-9196
This seminar will take place in the EpiCenter Training Room 2nd floor

 

Boston Science Museum

Ever wanted to stay overnight in a museum? Well, this is your chance for an amazing interactive hands-on experience where you can do just that! The early bird price is $65  if paid by November 1st, then it is $70, the price goes up to $80 on December 15. Please register fast as on Nov 30th the remaining spaces if any will be given back to the Boston Museum of Science for other councils to use. Siblings age 6-10 are welcome based on space availability. For more information and to register click here!

Date: Jan 19, 2020, to Jan 20, 2020
Location: Boston Museum of Science
1 Science Park
Boston, MA 02114

 

Position Name Telephone
General Knox Senior District Executive Alex Cantor (413) 594-9196 x7031 Email
General Knox District Vice Chair for Program Carole Keenan Email
General Knox Vice Chair of District Operations Kathy Ronaldson Email
General Knox District Commissioner Fritz Schmidt Email
General Knox District Chairman Vacant