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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

2018 NOAC Lodge Member Patch Sales The Lodge Trader patch sets are set at a low cost, nearly the manufacturing cost.  Silver Mylar ...
4th of July - National Holiday In honor of our Nation's birthday, The Golden Empire Council Service Center will be closed from July...
Independence...
NOAC 2018 National Order of the Arrow Conference Indiana University, Bloomington, IN  July 27 - Aug 4, 2018 Check out the National Website...
Council Connections Council Connections starts at 7 PM. See you...
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...
 

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