photo of a boy scout.

The Cherokee District serves Goodlettsville, Joelton, Hendersonville, Inglewood and Madison in the Central Service Area.

District Chairman:
Tod Burnham

District Commissioner:
Dave Lannom

District Executive:
Bryan Ellis

2 District Committee Meeting
Commissioner Staff Meeting
9 Roundtable
OA Chapter Meeting
24-26 Fall JROTC
6 District Committee Meeting
Commissioner Staff Meeting
13 Roundtable
OA Chapter Meeting
4 Commissioner Staff Meeting
11 OA Chapter Meeting
27-31 Winter Camp

Troop 868 Backpacking in Yosemite
July 2014, Troop 868, sponsored by Rockland Baptist Church in Hendersonville, spent a week backpacking in Yosemite. The Scouts experienced firsthand the meaning of “Be Prepared”. The Scouts saw amazing lakes, waterfalls, rivers, trees, and even had a bear encounter.

While swimming in Yosemite, Life Scout Jacob Lord discovered a camera in the lake. After realizing the camera was broken, Jacob removed the memory card, and realized he had seen the people on the images earlier that day. Jacob saw the couple later in the day and returned their lost camera. The wife jokingly suggested that Jacob saved her husband’s life, as all of their memories from this trip were on that camera.

Scoutmaster Bill Barton said the troop will plan more challenging and memorable trips like this!

Welcome New Cubs and Leaders
Congratulations to all Cub packs for a successful fall round-up season! The district welcomes all new Cubs and adult leaders to The Best Youth Development Program there is! We look forward to working together to make our district great! For any upcoming training opportunities for adult leaders, please contact District Training Chairman, Jeff Tenut-

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