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Welcome to the newly formed 'Yolano' District

Serving Scouting in the communities of Davis, Woodland, Dixon, Winters, Vacaville, 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 four specific objectives, commonly referred to as the "Aims of Scouting." They are character development, citizenship training, leadership, and mental and personal fitness.

Yolano District is responsible for carrying out four standard functions: membership, finance, program, and unit service.


Download the Feb 6th District Connections Slide Show

Download the Feb 6th District Connections Minutes

 

Next "District Connections" is on May 7, 2020 and will be the District Recognition Dinner

The place and time will be assigned in the near future. Nomination forms and current details on the District Recognition Dinner Page.

[The quarterly "District Connections" has replaced what was previously monthly Roundtable meetings. In the future, there will be a District Connection each February, May, August, and November. The meeting place will move to different parts of the Yolano District each time.]

 

 

Pioneer Day - February 15, 2020

Event Timing: February 15, 2020 8am-4pm
Event Address: 129 Elm St, Vacaville CA 95688
Contact us at (707) 365-6389 or den8akela@gmail.com

Registration and Details Click Here

 

Life to Eagle Seminar - February 24, 2020

8:00 - 8:45 PM at St. Martins Church in Davis, (640 Hawthorne Ln)

Flyer

 

Venturing Crew 66 Crab Feed - February 29, 2020

St. James Church in Davis. Doors open at 6:00 pm and Dinner starts at 6:30 pm

Flyer

Buy Tickets Online

 

Council Connections Wednesday, March 4, 2020

7pm at Saint Mel Catholic Church, 4745 Pennsylvania Ave, Fair Oaks, CA 95628.

 

Scouting For Food, March 7 and 14, 2020

March 7th for Door Hanger Delivery and March14th for Food Collection.

 

Camporee - April 24-26, 2020

Details TBA

 

District Recognition Dinner Thursday, May 7, 2020

 

(in place of the May 2020 District Connections)

This will be the Annual District Recognition Dinner. The place and time will be assigned in the near future. Nomination

forms and current details on the District Recognition Dinner Page.

 

Camp Carswell - June 17-19, 2020 (with Webelos overnight)

We are in need of adult and youth volunteers to help staff and plan Camp Carswell. Our first planning meeting will be on Feb 13th, 7pm, at the LDS Church in Dixon, CA (305 N. Lincoln St). If scouts in your pack are going to attend Camp Carswell please send at least one representative to the meeting. Flyer Download

Camp Carswell Page

 

Centennial Rally - Sepember 26, 2020

At the Sacramento Railroad Museum - Details TBA

 

Centennial Day of Service - October 24, 2020

Details TBA

 

 

2019 Camporee and Family Camp Surveys

No one is perfect and we certainly are not, though we strive to improve. To do that, we need your help. Feedback is a gift, and your constructive feedback can help us improve Camporee and Family Camp next year. Please circulate the following links with everyone who attended, both youth and adults.

Camporee: https://forms.gle/rQ3etqYR4jQL7sZD7

Family Camp: https://forms.gle/ZhobnvRQ49KN4bF66

 

 


District Connections: Quarterly (Feb, May, Aug, and Nov) at 7:00 PM - For all leaders, there are great breakouts for Cub and Boy Scout leaders.

Commissioner Team Meeting: TBA - For All Unit Commissioners


Latest Yolano District NewsletterFebruary 2020 Issue

 

2019 Cub Camp Advancement

Advancement

 

Current Adult Leader & Youth Training

View the current list of training sessions (2019-2020) here (updated August 31, 2019)

 

Updated Unit Directory

List of Units and Their Webpages

 

 

District Committee Meeting starting at 6:30 PM on the 1st Thursday of the month at:

355 Pheasant Run Dr, Dixon, CA 95620 (Tremont Elementary School Multipurpose Room)

District Connections Meeting starting at 7:00 PM in Feb, May, Aug, and Nov at:

Rotating places

Commissioner Team Meeting TBA at 7:30 PM on the 3rd Thursday of the month, at:

TBA

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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 -  When Information comes in, read more on the new Community Advisory Committee page (Under Program⇒Service).

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Yolano District on Facebook

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District Committee Meeting:

Who: District Officers, Unit Chairs (or designee) and Unit Charter Organization Representatives
When: First Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm
Where: 355 Pheasant Run Dr, Dixon, CA 95620 (Tremont Elementary School Multipurpose Room)

District Connections Meeting:

Who: All Unit Chairs, Scoutmasters, Cubmasters, Webelos Leaders, Den Leaders, Tiger Partners and other unit leaders
When: In Feb, May, Aug, and Nov at 7:00 pm
Where:  Rotating places

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Upcoming Events

We invite you to attend our STEM Committee Meeting each 3rd Wednesday of the month to help us provide a fun SCIENCE focused program for youth in...
Life to Eagle Seminar Have you earned or about to earn your Life Rank? Are you motivated to achieving your rank of Eagle? Then you and your parent...
Please carefully read ALL of the instructions below to successfully register your Scout and allow him or her the best opportunity to have a...
8:00 PM at St Martins Church in...
Leader Specific Training For all Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA and Venturing Leaders When: February 29, 2020 Where: Cordova Church of Christ, 10557...
   2020 Yolano District Klondike Derby Your Troop, Crew, or Post are invited to join in the 2020 Yolano District Klondike Derby. Klondike...
Scouting for Food - door hanger...
Council-wide Community Service Project Scouting for Food Units will work with their local Scouting for Food District Chairperson (or District...
   2020 Yolano District Klondike Derby Your Troop, Crew, or Post are invited to join in the 2020 Yolano District Klondike Derby. Klondike...
Winter Fellowship March 13-15, 2020 Camp Tamarancho 1000 Iron Springs Road, Fairfax, CA 94930 Winter Fellowship will be taking place on...
Scouting for Food - Collection/Drop...
Council-wide Community Service Project Scouting for Food Units will work with their local Scouting for Food District Chairperson (or District...
 

What's happening around the District

     

    New Yolano District Newsletter

    Current - Feb 2020

    Yolano District Newsletter - Archives

    (Archives of Past Issues of The Pleasant Pheasant: Click Here)


    Website Corrections & Additions

     Please send website corrections and additions to Tom Sands, the Yolano District Webmaster

    -Updated on 2020-02-14 6:10 PM

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