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Cub Scout Leadership Symposium, July 23rd 

This symposium is designed to go beyond basic training and to provide a better understanding of the Cub Scouting movement. This is a time to learn from seasoned Scouters who have experienced many leadership roles in Cub Scouting. Download flyer here...

RSVP yes by July 9th or request a copy of the syllabus here.

Breakouts Include:

  • Programing the Ideal Year of Scouting - Cubmasters & Den Leaders
  • Funding the Pack's Program - Fundraisers & Kernels, Download resource here...
  • Building Membership - Membership Chairs & Pack Trainers, Download resource here...
  • Money Management - Treasurers
  • Have a Full Committee - Committee Chairs & Unassigned Committee Members

9800 Foothill Canyon Blvd, Highlands Ranch, CO, 6:30pm to 8:00pm, 720.266.2168

It's Popcorn Pre-Season

Is you Unit ready to fund it's program.  Don't sell and camp in your backyard, sell Popcorn and camp on the Moon.  The Arapahoe District has you Pre-Season Check List to success and is ready to guide you to success.

Pre-Season Check List

2015 Sign-Up Form 

Venturing & Exploring Open House Training

July 23rd, 6:30pm to 8:00pm. 9800 Foothills Canyon Blvd, Highlands Ranch, CO  

Take this time to gain knowledge on executing a fruitful recruiting opportunity. Learn from those who have experienced sucess. Download flyer here, or call 720.266.2215 for more information.  

What to Expect:

  • Steps to a successful Open House
  • Multiple Crew / Post Recruitng Opportunities
  • Available Resources
  • Program Planning 

Journey to Excellence

Journey to Excellence is the performance recognition program for units, districts and councils. This program uses a balanced approach and key performance indicators to measure performance versus process, encourage and reward success, and achieve Scouting's mission.

Review and use the form early in the year as a way to plan and ensure you are offering and running an effective program. Complete and turn in the form by the end of December.

Here are the requirements of the corresponding unit types: packtroopcrew, and team.

For more information about this program or for any questions, please contact your commissioner.


Roundtable is a monthly meeting that occurs on the first Thursday of the month at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Building at 9800 Foothills Canyon Blvd. in Highlands Ranch for Cub Scout, Boy Scout and Venturing Leadership. Roundtable start promptly at 7:00 p.m. and typically ends at 8:30 p.m.

You can download the last month's handouts here: Cub Scout and Boy Scout.

Internet Advancement

Use the most up-to-date method for entering your unit's advancement, including ranks, merit badges and other awards. Internet Advancement allows you to enter and submit advancement and run reports online directly to and from the council. Doing so ensures greater accuracy and faster submissions.

Review the Internet Advancement presentation to learn how you can take advantage of this great resource.

District Leadership

District Chair  

The District Chair is the top volunteer Scouting leader of the district, whose job is to motivate a talented team of people. They preside at district committee meetings and represent the district on the council executive board. They are responsible for the membership, program, and finance functions of the district.

  • Jeff Brandel

District Commissioner

The District Commissioner is the quality control officer who recruits, trains, and leads a staff of Commissioners who coach adult leaders of every unit to succeed.  The District Commissioner is responsible for the unit service function of the district.

  • Scott Markowitz

District Professionals

The District Professional is your best Scouting friend and counselor--the full-time professional in the district. He or she is employed by the council and works under the direction of the council Scout Executive.  The District Professional welcomes all suggestions & knows that you will need close cooperation to get the job done through volunteers.

Suggestions? Comments?

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