Metacomet District


The Metacomet District serves communities in Hampshire and Franklin Counties and the community of Holyoke.

Use the navigation menu to the right to learn more about the Metacomet District and its activities.


Metacomet District Committee & Commissioners Meetings: First Thursday of the month.

Hatfield Elementary School, 33 Main St, Hatfield, MA 01038
(use Billings Way to access school parking lot)
6:30p - Commissioners Meeting
7:00p - District Committee & Commissioners Meeting

 

Metacomet Roundtable Training: 2019-2020 are October 10, December 12, January fireside chat (date TBA), March 12, and May 7th (district dinner).

Hatfield Elementary School, 33 Main St, Hatfield, MA 01038
7:00p - Roundtable Information & Training Meeting

 

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. Click here for more information and to register!

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

 

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

 

Metacomet Eagle Seminar:

Date: Nov 26, 2019 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Location: All Saints' Episcopal Church
7 Woodbridge St
South Hadley, MA 01075
Location Phone: (413) 532-8917

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

 

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

 


Hot Topic and Resource Files

File Name Description
2019-2020 Metacomet District Calendar UPDATED: 20191106. Add these Metacomet District events to your unit calendars for the 2018-2019 program year. Eagle Seminar changed to 11/26 from 11/12. Download
Hazardous Weather Direct Contact Leadership Requirement Effective April 30, 2018 -Required for new leaders to be fully trained for their position -Leaders who were considered fully trained for their position prior to 04/30/18 are not required to complete this training to continue to be fully trained. However, they are encouraged to complete the training and one adult on every outing must have the training completed and valid. Download
Roundtable 2.0 - New Plans for 2019-2020 Download
WMC Registration Fees by Month 2019.pdf Download