The National Pike District
Flag Retirement Service Opportunities
American Legion Post 156 conducts a quarterly Flag Retirement program. To date 1,372 flags have been retired with honor.
Boy Scouts, Venturers and volunteers are needed to participate in the program.
Retirements are now scheduled through 2017. The dates are as follows:
All of these dates fall on Saturdays. The time frame for the Flag Retirement program is from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The location is the VFW, 4225 V F W Ln, Ellicott City, MD 21043.
If your Unit is interested in volunteering, please let Ron Whitehead know what date and how many volunteers. His e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org; your service will be appreciated.
Boy Scout Rank Requirements Changes are NOW in effect (01 January 2017):
Understand the changes coming in the Boy Scout Advancement Requirements. Learn more about the changes and the timing for implementation. CLICK HERE. The presentation provided at the October 2015 Roundtable can be found HERE. FAQs published by BSA can be found HERE. Download the insert for use with previous editions of the Boy Scout Handbook HERE.