Popcorn Kickoff training is August 8th at St Alphonsius Catholic Church at 1870 West Oak Street, Zionsville, IN 46077. (Parking is easiest for most meetings at the church if you enter campus from the west entrance off of 950 East/Bentley Rd, because of traffic flow design of the parking lot. (Entering from the south entrance would require you to drive around the north end of the sanctuary to get the closest parking space.)
Your unit should send two adults to training that day. One should be your Popcorn Kernel.
You can register to attend at at this link.
UPDATE (6/24/15): Post moved to top of page in preparation for June district committee meeting.
On April 21, 2015, the Council held its semi-annual council operations meeting. This meeting is a chance for Council to outline its business plan for the next six (6) months and outline the responsibilities for the districts in carrying out those plans. The intended audience is the District’s Committee Chair, Vice-Chairs for Programming (with break outs for advancement, camping and activities), Communications, Membership, and Development, and the Commissioner.
Council has made some changes to the Popcorn Sales and Marketing plan. They highlighted a few key dates for us last night.
In August, training for popcorn sales will be held at the district level, so we will be responsible for training our units.
On September 1, 2015, Scouts will begin taking written orders for popcorn. This includes door-to-door Read the rest of this entry »