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Welcome to the Gold Country District

Serving Scouting in the cities of Newcastle, Auburn, Meadow Vista, Colfax, Penn Valley, Grass Valley, Nevada City and surrounding areas in Nevada & Placer Counties

District Key 3
Chair - Vacant
Commissioner - Greg Schultz
(530 906-8552) gregschultz@earthlink.net
Executive - Donovan Burnham
(916 929-1417 x231) donovan.burnham@scouting.org


The purpose of Gold Country District is to support our units in providing a quality Scouting program to all interested youth and families. The District accomplishes these goals by providing leadership in four areas: Unit Service (Commissioner Service & Roundtables), Membership (Recruiting & New Unit Organization) Program (Activities, Advancement & Recognition, Camping & Outdoor Program, and Training), and Finance (FOS Campaign, Popcorn Sale). 


Roundtable Meeting

Who: Scoutmasters, Cubmasters, Webelos Leaders, Den Leaders, Tiger Partners and other unit leaders
When: Second Thursday of each month at 7:00pm
Where:  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1255 Bell Road, Auburn, CA 96603


Stay Informed

Email Donovan Burnham (DE) at donovan.burnham@scouting.org to be added to the District Email list.  

Events and news are also posted to the District Facebook page listed below.


Upcoming Events

Get your Show and Sell Popcorn order early!!! Come help us sort popcorn for Golden Empire Council's Metro area 2018 Popcorn Season. Once all the...
Come pick up your Show and Sell popcorn.  Please make an appointment for distribution.   Reminder; Pick up is at the Council temporary...
Wood Badge Reunion You are cordially invited to attend the Second Annual Wood Badge Reunion For the Golden Empire Council August  25,...
Labor Day - National Holiday In honor of the American Labor Movement, the Golden Empire Council Service Center will...
44nd ANNUAL SWING A CLUB FOR SCOUTING Benefit Golf Tournament Monday, September 10, 2018 7:30 a.m. Registration & Driving Range...
Gathering of Eagles Please join the Golden Empire Council at a dinner honoring distinguished Eagle Scouts after the 44th Annual Golf...
Youth of All Ages Welcome!!!   Rock Wall BB Guns Archery Arts and Crafts Games   Saturday, September 22 10 am - 4 pm FREE...
Online registration will end October 3, 2018 at 12:00pm If you Mail the registration it must be postmarked by Sep 28 to give enough...
Silver Beaver Award Nominations forms are due October 15, 2018 The highest award that a local council can give to a volunteer Scout Leader for...
 

Recent News

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    GOLDEN EMPIRE COUNCIL
    BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

    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

    Order of the Arrow - Amangi Nacha www.amanginacha.org