News & Updates

Keeping our members informed.

/News & Updates/

Custom BSA Unit Flag Discount

Show your community the colors of Scouting with an official BSA unit flag, a great way to show your Unit pride. The Mayflower Council is proud to offer discounted pricing for Scout units that wish to order a new unit flag or a replacement flag. The flags are printed single reverse, each made out of heavy-duty nylon, [...]

By | 2018-02-01T20:22:16+00:00 February 1st, 2018|All Council, Featured|0 Comments

District Realignment Is Here!

You’ve probably heard about the Mayflower Council’s district realignment plan in some way or another over the past few months. We are excited to report that on January 24, 2018, the Council’s Voting Members unanimously approved the plan set forth by the District Operations Committee. The new realignment structure will allow the council to serve [...]

By | 2018-02-01T19:48:36+00:00 February 1st, 2018|All Council, Featured|Comments Off on District Realignment Is Here!

Only Have A Check? No Problem, You Can Still Register Online

Yes we accept online checks.  You may register for any event or activity through our online system.  When you get to the checkout, select e-check then just fill in your routing number, account number and bank name.  This is a secure payment system.

By | 2018-02-01T19:59:08+00:00 February 1st, 2018|All Council, Camp Resolute, Camp Squanto, Featured, Nobscot Scout Reservation|Comments Off on Only Have A Check? No Problem, You Can Still Register Online

The Wait is Over. Our Online Store is Open!

We are excited to announce that our online store opened it's doors today. You can now shop for Mayflower Council items online. To celebrate our store's launch all orders will be shipped for free. New items will continually be added. Our online store is the only place to get the new Mayflower Council Shoulder patches. [...]

By | 2018-01-18T21:10:53+00:00 January 18th, 2018|All Council, Featured|0 Comments

Council Service Center Adverse Weather Policy

With our first major snow of the 2017-2018 winter the council would like to remind our community about our adverse weather policy.  The council follows the lead of the Canton & Marlborough school systems when setting it's adverse weather policy.  If Marlborough Public Schools close, so does the Marlborough Service Center and if the Canton [...]

By | 2018-01-02T21:42:52+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|All Council, Featured|0 Comments

Tragic News – UPDATE

It is with a heavy heart that we share with you that Debbie Carey passed away last night. On Thursday, Debbie was at the Council Service Center in Marlborough and collapsed outside. She received CPR from the building manager and was taken by ambulance to the hospital in Marlborough. She was then flown to UMass Medical [...]

By | 2018-01-18T18:03:40+00:00 December 30th, 2017|All Council|Comments Off on Tragic News – UPDATE

District Award of Merit Nominations

The District Award of Merit is presented to registered Scouters who render service of an outstanding nature at the district level. Nominations must be made on the national nomination form and must be received no later than January 30, 2018. Completed nominations can be sent via email or dropped off at the Canton or Marlborough service center. The awards will be presented at the District’s Recognition Dinner.

By | 2018-01-30T17:17:33+00:00 December 14th, 2017|All Council, Featured|Comments Off on District Award of Merit Nominations

Scoutbook Youth Advancement Sync

Calling all unit leaders—the Scoutbook Youth Advancement sync is officially underway! All Scouting units with active Scoutbook subscriptions have recently been invited to complete the Scoutbook Youth Advancement Sync with ScoutNet. The Scoutbook Unit Admins have been notified and given instructions on how to activate this sync by December 31, 2017. This sync will allow units to approve advancement [...]

By | 2017-12-28T16:16:24+00:00 December 14th, 2017|All Council, Featured|Comments Off on Scoutbook Youth Advancement Sync

2017 Autumn Merit Badge College

Explore, Learn, Achieve! The 2017 Autumn Merit Badge College is being held from 9:00 am - 3:45 pm at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School in Marlborough on Sunday, December 3rd. Registration Deadline is 11/29/17 at midnight! READ MORE AND TO REGISTER  

By | 2018-01-12T12:11:51+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2017 Autumn Merit Badge College

New Member Coordinator Position

Introducing the New Member Coordinator Position   Sustaining strong membership in a unit depends on having new members join the unit and engaging youth and their families in a welcoming manner that makes them want to stay. The role of the New Member Coordinator is to insure that both keys to success take place.   [...]

By | 2017-11-09T17:40:19+00:00 November 9th, 2017|All Council, Featured|Comments Off on New Member Coordinator Position