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Boy Scout Mission and Vision Statement

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. The Boy Scouts of America will prepare every eligible youth in America to become a responsible, participating citizen and leader who is guided by the Scout Oath and Law.

           

Friends of Scouting

 

The Golden Empire Council will be closed on Jan 17th for MLK Day!.  

 

Golden Empire Council Statement on Scouting Activities during COVID-19
Updated Nov 4th, 2021

Dear Golden Empire Council Leaders,

As we head into the holidays, we find that a lot of the Covid restrictions are being lifted. This is a good thing, but the council can't stress high enough the need to take the appropriate precautions.

Below are the various county regulations. Please read the pages that most affect you. Always do the right thing and Be Prepared for any changes that may take place. The situation continues to be fluid. 

Industry Specific Day camp Covid Guidance

https://emd.saccounty.net/EMD-COVID-19-Information/Documents/COVID-19%20Guidance%20for%20Day%20Camps.pdf

National statement on Covid-19

https://www.scouting.org/coronavirus/

Restart Scouting Check list:

https://filestore.scouting.org/filestore/HealthSafety/pdf/680-693.pdf

County COVID-19 Information
Amador County Butte County Colusa County El Dorado County Gleen County
Nevada County Placer County Sacramento County Shasta County Sierra County
Solano County Sutter County Tehama County Trinity County  

 
 
 

Upcoming Events

Date: Wednesday, January 19, 2022 Time: 8:30 am (check in begins at 8:00 am) Location: Hilton Garden Inn Sacramento/South Natomas    ...
It's Back! and it's better than Ever     The International Sportsmen’s Expo has invited the Golden Empire Council and...
Due to the Sacramento Mandate for COVID we will be hosting our Roundtable meeting through zoom for this month. Please join us with the zoom link...
Monthly Council Basic Leader Training Committee meeting.   Virtual on Zoom Please contact Kim Perry-Reed at KPerryR@Gmail.com for more...
OKPIK (Pronounced Ookpick - Aleut word for the Snowy Owl) Snow Camping and Snow Outings can provide some  of the finest Ultimate High Adventure...
2022 Council Dinner The Golden Empire Council Recognition Dinner is on February 5, 2022, celebrating the birthday of Boy Scouts of...
Scout Sunday   The Boy Scouts of America annually celebrates its founding on February 8, 1910, based on the program started by Lord...
Greetings Aquatics Enthusiasts! Michael Sullivan is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom...
Shooting Sports Committee invites anyone to their monthly meeting each 2nd Wed of each month at 6:30PM at the council office 251 Commerce Circle...
Monthly Council Basic Leader Training Committee meeting.   Virtual on Zoom Please contact Kim Perry-Reed at KPerryR@Gmail.com for more...
Pay for Camp by selling Camp Cards!!!!!!!   The Golden Empire Council Is providing Camp Cards to sell to help pay for your...
OFFICE OF YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY Awards Recognition Ceremony   Congratulations on earning your Catholic religious...
Contact your unit commissioner for more...
Greetings Aquatics Enthusiasts! Michael Sullivan is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom...

 

Activities


 

 

BSA Membership/Recruitment

Scouting age groups
   
Lion Cub Scouts
Started Kindergarten
Cub Scouts
Kindergarten to Fifth Grade
   
Scouts BSA
11 to 17 years old
Venturing
14 to 20 years old
 

Golden Empire Council's
Summer Camp Program

Camp Winton, Camp Lassen, NorCal Adventure Area! You can not take the outing out of Scouting. The outdoor program is the feature about Scouting that appeals to youth, and a week at summer camp is a mountaintop, lakefront, and high adventure experience. Let us show you why the Golden Empire Council camps are the camps you want to experience.

 

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 - 5:00pm (Monday - Friday)

10:30am - 3:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday

NorCal Scout Shop - Chico

3881 Benatar 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