2014 Catapult Contest

The annual Del-Mi Catapult Contest will be Saturday, August 9th beginning at 9am at the Carmel High School Practice Field (west of Keystone on Smoky Row Rd). All Del-Mi District Boy Scout Troops, Varsity Teams and Venture Crews are invited to participate. More information about the competition can be found here. Rules for the competition can be found here. Registration can be completed using this formHere is a diagram of a sample catapult to use a reference 



2014 Merit Badge University

The Del-Mi District is proud to offer the 2014 Merit Badge University

Where: Carmel High School
Enter through Door 1
520 E. Main Street
Carmel, IN 46032


Friday, March 21, and Saturday March 22
Session 1: Friday evening from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Session 2: Saturday morning from 8:30 a.m. to Noon.

Lunch: Saturday from Noon to 1 p.m.

Session 3: Saturday afternoon from 1 to 4:30 p.m.

Who: All youth registered in Boy Scouting are eligible to attend. Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, and Webelos are not eligible to participate in this event.

Please consider the following pieces of information before signing up for this year's event.

  • The Merit Badge University is open to any registered Boy Scout. Tiger, Cub, and Webelos Scouts are not eligible to participate.
  • Online registration fee is $6 per Scout per session. Walk-in registration fee is $8.50 per Scout per session. Courses may have additional equipment or material fees as indicated on the registration page.
  • Three sessions are available. Some merit badge classes span across 2 or 3 sessions.
  • Session 1: Friday evening from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
  • Session 2: Saturday morning from 8:30 a.m. to Noon.
  • Session 3: Saturday afternoon from 1 to 4:30 p.m.
  • Lunch is available from Noon to 1 p.m. It costs $8.50 per person. Please register for this when registering for classes.
  • We will not be able to accommodate Scouts with special dietary needs. These Scouts should plan on bringing their own lunch.
  • Scouts not registering for lunch will not be guaranteed lunch, or will be asked to bring a sack lunch with them.

  • We will NOT be providing pre-printed completion cards ("blue cards") this year. Scout should bring "blue card" with him to the merit badge university for each course that he is signed up for.
  • Pre-requisites are required for many badges.
  • A snack bar and trading post will be available for Scouts to visit during breaks for classes occurring at Carmel High School. Select Merit Badge pamphlets will be available for purchase.
  • Refunds will only be made to those people who request one before the registration deadline. Refunds will be made via a check regardless of method of payment.

Registration for Merit Badge University is closed. Limited walk in space is available for some courses.

How to Help

As always, we will need the support of adult volunteers and parents to make this the best possible experience for your Scouts. We are looking for adults who wish to donate their time to help us as hall monitors to assure the boys are in the right classrooms. 

If you have questions, please contact the MBU volunteer coordinator, Jim Snyder, at jcs@hkwinc.com  or District Executive Dan Tincknell at (317) 813-7128 or dtinckne@crossroadsbsa.org

2014 Firestone Competition

The 2014 Firestone Competition will take place on Saturday, May 10th at Forest Park (Shelter 1) in Noblesville. More information and rules can be found here. Complete this registration form  and return them to your Scoutmaster by May 1st.