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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


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:  Sierra Montessori School, 16229 Duggans Road, Grass Valley, CA 95949


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Upcoming Events

43nd ANNUAL SWING A CLUB FOR SCOUTING Benefit Golf Tournament Monday, October 23, 2017 7:30 a.m. Registration & Driving Range Open 9:00...
Meeting location: Hilton Garden Inn Meeting starts at 7:30am with check in at 7:00am. Breakfast buffet available for $25.00. Breakfast includes...
Silver Beaver Award Nominations forms are due October 30, 2017 The highest award that a local council can give to a volunteer Scout Leader for...
Council Connections Council Connections starts at 7 PM. See you...
Takachsin Training   November 4, 2017   Location: LDS Church, 1155 Liberty Lane, Lincoln, CA  Time: 8:00...
2017 Annual Lodge Dinner November4, 2017    All Arrowmen and their family and friends are invited to attend. It is a time to review the...
Executive Committee meeting. Location:  Council Office Light breakfast items will be...
Happy Thanksgiving! The Golden Empire Council Service Center will be closed from November 20-24, 2017. River City Scout Shop is OPEN -...
Meeting begins at 3:00pm followed by dinner at...
 

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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