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Welcome to the Northern Rivers District

Serving Scouting in Shasta, Trinity and Tehama counties.

Helping to run the Cub Scout, Boy Scout and Venture Crew programs for Redding, Red Bluff, Shasta Lake, Shingletown, Weaverville, Burney, Fall River Mills, Anderson, and surrounding areas.


Merit Badge Pow Wow January 20 and April 28, 2018.

Klondike February 23-25, 2018.




July 2017 Newsletter

Volume 3 - Issue 7

  • Day Camp 2017 Review
  • Online Training Tutorial
  • NYLT Announcement
  • Dutch Oven Cook-off Announcement
  • Wood Badge Announcement


June 2017 Newsletter

  • Overdrive for Venturing Scouts
  • Air Soft Certification
  • COR Training
  • Scouting for the Community
  • NR Camporee
  • Volunteer Recognition Dinner
  • NYLT
  • NR Day Camp



Volume 3 - Issue 5

Issue Content

  • Old Shasta Historical Tour
  • Shasta Gem and Rock Society
  • Public Service in Red Bluff
  • Precursor on becoming Trained
  • Day Camp
  • Paddle Sports
  • Range Officer Training  - NOW ON MAY 20th 



April Newsletter: Vol. 3 - Issue 4, April 2017 NR NEWSLETTER

Vol. 3 - Issue 4 (April 2017)


Issue Contents

  • Klondike
  • Merit Badge Pow Wow
  • Pinewood Derby
  • IOLS
  • Camporee
  • Woodbadge
  • Day Camp

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March Newsletter:  March 2017 NR District Newsletter

  • Pinewood Derby
  • Scouting for Food
  • Camp
  • Scout Talent Search
  • Range Safety Training
  • Camporee
  • Training


February Newsletter: Vol.3-Issue2Feb.2017NRDistNewsletter(003).pdf

Attached is the February 2017 issue of the Northern Rivers Newsletter.


  • Klondike
  • District PWD
  • Various Training opportunities
  • Scouting for Food
  • Camp Cards

Camp Registration


January Newsletter: Vol.3-Issue1Jan.2017NRDistNewsletter.pdf

Vol 3, Issue 1 - January, 2017 Northern Rivers Newsletter

  • Christmas Fun Northern Rivers Style
  • University of Scouting
  • Summer Camping
  • Winter Training
  • Klondike
  • Woodbadge
  • Council Dinner
  • 2017 NR Silver Beavers

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District Key 3

District Chair, David Goldsberry, 530-222-2578
District Commissioner, Bill East, C: 530-515-3302 H: 530-547-4071
District Executive, James Hatler, 530-433-4272

District Meetings

Commissioner Meeting
First Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm
Anderson LDS Church, 4075 Riverside Ave., Anderson, CA

District Committee
Third Thursday of each month at 5:45 pm
Anderson LDS Church, 4075 Riverside Ave., Anderson, CA

Third Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm
Anderson LDS Church, 4075 Riverside Ave., Anderson, CA

Upcoming Events

Northern Rivers Merit Badge Pow Wow January 20 & April 28, 2018 Doors open for check in 8:00 am Opening Flags 8:30 am Classes start 9:00...
Meeting location: Council warehouse office.  The warehouse building is directly across the parking lot from the Scout Shop doors. Meeting...
LDS Church in Anderson - across from the Gaia...
A Scout is Reverent Scout Sunday Observance, February 4, 2018 Scout units and religious-based chartered organizations share a special bond...
Council Connections Council Connections starts at 7 PM. See you...
Boy Scouts of America Founding of the Boy Scouts of America   In 1909, Chicago publisher William Boyce was visiting...
Summer Camp Staff Interviews Camp Lassen and Cam...
S. T. E. M. Merit Badge Saturday Saturday, February 10, 2018 The Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (S.T.E.M.) committee will be...
2018 Council Dinner The Golden Empire Council Recognition Dinner is on February 10, 2018, celebrating the “107th” birthday of Boy...


251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 929-1417

Hours of Operation:
8:30am - 5:00pm (M-F)
Closed Saturday & Sunday

River City Scout Shop

251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 649-1800

Hours of Operation:
9:00am - 6:00pm (M,T,TR,F)
9:00am - 6:30pm (W)
10:00am - 4:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday

NorCal Scout Shop - Chico

3881 Benater Way, Suite D
Chico, CA 95928

phone: (530) 809-0400

Hours of Operation:
11:00am - 6:00pm (W-F)
10:00am - 2:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday, Monday & Tuesday

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