District Territory

The Thunderbird District serves western Polk County including Bartow, Fort Meade, Kathleen, Lakeland, and Mulberry.

Monthly District Meetings

Committee Meetings

7:00 p.m. on the second Thursday of every month

Hosted by Miles & Parrish, PA
4305 Highland Park Blvd
Lakeland, Florida 33813

A Zoom link is also available

Roundtable

7:00 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month

Hosted by First Presbyterian Church
175 Lake Hollingsworth Drive
Lakeland, Florida 33801

A Zoom link is also available

Commissioner Meetings

7:00 p.m. on the third Thursday of every month

Hosted by First Presbyterian Church
175 Lake Hollingsworth Drive
Lakeland, Florida 33801

2022-2023 District Calendar

August 25: Thunderbird Friends of Scouting Dinner; Lakeland Country Club, 929 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 6:30pm | Event Page

August 27: Life to Eagle Workshop; Council Service Center, 13228 N. Central Ave., Tampa | Event Page

September 1: Thunderbird District Roundtable; First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 7:00pm

September 8: District Committee Meeting, Miles & Parrish, P.A., 4305 Highland Park Blvd, Lakeland, 7:00pm

September 9-11: IOLS Training, Camp Brorein | Event Page

September 10-11: BALOO Training, Camp Brorein | Event Page

September 16-18 & October 8-9: Wood Badge; Flaming Arrow Scout Reservation and Camp Soule | Event Page

September 23-25: AquaCamp, Flaming Arrow Scout Reservation | Event Page

September 24: Thunderbird Recruitment Open House, First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland

October 1-2: BALOO Training, SUN ’n FUN, Lakeland | Event Page

October 6: Thunderbird District Roundtable; First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 7:00pm

October 7-9: Thunderbird Raft-O-Ree, Flaming Arrow Scout Reservation

October 7-9: Wilderness First Aid Training, Flaming Arrow Scout Reservation | Event Page

November 3: Thunderbird District Roundtable; First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 7:00pm

December 1: Thunderbird District Roundtable; First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 7:00pm

December 26-31: National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT); Sand Hill Scout Reservation | Event Page

January 5: Thunderbird District Roundtable; First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 7:00pm

February 2: Thunderbird District Roundtable; First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 7:00pm

March 2: Thunderbird District Roundtable; First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 7:00pm

April 6: Thunderbird District Roundtable; First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 7:00pm

May 4: Thunderbird District Roundtable; First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 7:00pm

June 1: Thunderbird District Roundtable; First Presbyterian Church, 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, 7:00pm

I Want To Join Scouting!

Are you looking for more information about joining a Scouting program in the Thunderbird District? Visit www.beascout.org to search for programs near you!

District Chair

TODD PARRISH

District Commissioner

ART DYE

District Director

ALEX KLAUSING

Have questions or feedback about this page? Last updated December 9, 2022

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