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Welcome to the Yolo District

Serving Scouting in the communities of Davis, Woodland, Dixon, Winters and Esparto

Where Scouts have fun while learning about the outdoors, responsibility, citizenship, nature and a whole lot more. Scouts are grouped by age and maturity level, gaining in experience and responsibility as they grow. Click on the "Join Scouting" tab above for information on age requirements and joining.

THE AIMS AND METHODS OF BOY SCOUTING:
The Scouting program has three specific objectives, commonly referred to as the "Aims of Scouting." They are character development, citizenship training, and personal fitness.
Yolo District is responsible for carrying out four standard functions: membership, finance, program, and unit service.


Current Adult Leader & Youth Training

View the current list of training sessions here (updated April 13, 2107)

 

 

Crew 512 Fundraiser June 1, 2017 6:30 PM

Woodland Boy Scout Cabin 515 Lincoln Ave, Woodland, CA 95695

Registration Here

Information Here

 

Yolo District & Roundtable Meetings Move Back to Woodland on June 8, 2017

You don't want to miss the extra special "Dutch Oven Cook Off" at the end of this Roundtable Meeting.

Click here for details on joining in on the cooking contest between Adult Leaders and Scout Youth.

 

2017 Yolo District Cub Camp June 14 - 17, 2017

All Details, Forms, and Registration Here

Flyer

 

Rivercats Scout Game on July 8, 2017

Star Was Night and Postgame Fireworks. Motivational chalk talk (5:30). Pregame parade and Troop name on Matrix Board

Flyer

 

Updated Unit Directory

List of Units and Their Webpages

 

 

District Committee & Roundtable Meetings (Note: Meetings Will Change to Davis in December)

February District Committee Meeting starting at 6:30 PM

February Roundtable starting at 7:30 PM at:

LDS Church, 1405 Cottonwood St Woodland, CA 95695

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JustServe.org

Connecting volunteers with opportunities to care for others and improve out communities.

Just enter the zip code of the community which your unit would like to help.

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Community Advisory Committee -  The Community Advisory Committee met in May, 2015 and agreed to assign a liaison with each community to facilitate service opportunities with Scout units. Read more on the new Community Advisory Committee page (Under Program⇒Service).

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Remember,  December 2016 - May 2017, the District Committee Meetings and Roundtables are held in Davis. From June - November 2017, the District Committee Meetings and Roundtables will be held in Woodland.


Yolo District on Facebook

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Invitation to Yolo District 'Cub' Roundtable

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District Committee Meeting:

Who: District Officers, Unit Chairs (or designee) and Unit Charter Organization Representatives
When: Second Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm
Where: LDS church, 1405 Cottonwood St Woodland, CA 95695

Roundtable Meeting:

Who: All Unit Chairs, Scoutmasters, Cubmasters, Webelos Leaders, Den Leaders, Tiger Partners and other unit leaders
When: Second Thursday of each month at 7:30 pm
Where: LDS church, 1405 Cottonwood St Woodland, CA 95695

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Upcoming Events

Memorial Day - Council Office is Closed To honor those that have given their life while serving in the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines...
CREW 512 Fundraiser Join us for a fun night to commemorate the many nights we spend camping. Thursday June 1 at 6:30 PM— Woodland Boy Scout...
Due to the High Snow the Winton Ordeal location could change you need to confirm the location as it could change!!   BRING a copy of BSA...
2017 Yolo District Cub Camp June 14 - June 17, 2017 Wednesday thru Friday 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Saturday 8:00 AM to 12:00 Noon Yolo Grasslands...
Executive Committee meeting. Location:  Council Office Light breakfast items will be...
2017 National Jamboree Council Preorder Patch Set The Golden Empire Council, Amangi Nacha Lodge is offering two VERY special 2017 National...
 

What's happening around the District


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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