Welcome to the Arapahoe District
Hey Cub Scouts! Are You Ready to Take Flight at 2016 Twilight Camp?
2016 Arapahoe District Twilight Camp will be June 16th to 18th at deKoevend Park in Littleton. The camp will be from 3 to 8 pm on Thursday and Friday for all campers. Then on Saturday from 9 am to 12:30 pm there will be a special camp for Welebos and from 1 to 6 pm regular Twilight Camp will happen for all campers. Register and find out more information here. There will also be a family dinner and program on Saturday, June 18th from 6 pm to 7:30 pm where families can attend, eat a picnic dinner, and enjoy fun games, crafts, and activities.
If you are interested in registering as a volunteer and want to help make this a great Twilight Camp, you can sign up as a volunteer here for stations and mini camp. To volunteer for the BB gun range on certain days you can click here for Thursday, here for Friday, here for Saturday morning and here for Saturday afternoon. We need help anywhere from mini camp to being in charge of a station. Volunteers will need to also fill out part A & B of the medical form as well as have their Youth Protection Training updated.
Save the Date, September 16th - 18th...Fall Camporee is on the Horizon!
2016 Arapahoe District Fall Camporee is September 16th to 18th at Peaceful Valley's own Camp Dietler. Registration will soon be live.
Spoiler Alert, the program is going to be AMAZING! There will be a special program for Arrow of Light Scouts and those in an 11 year old Troop.
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.
April Round Table Flyers, March Round Table Flyers, February Round Table Flyers, January Round Table Flyers,
Attention all Arapahoe District Wood Badge Participants and Wood Badgers! At February's Roundtable there will be a Wood Badge Gala Event. At this event we will promote the 2016 Wood Badge courses, recognize all Scouters who have earned their Wood Badge beads and perform a Wood Badge beading ceremony for those who would so like to be beaded. This will be the only time this year that you can get beaded at the Arapahoe District Roundtable. If you would like to be beaded please contact John Dawson.
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.
Arapahoe District Committee Organization Chart
Arapahoe District Commissioner Organization Chart
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.
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. Unit Online Tools
Retention Mission Statement:
The retention mission of the commissioner corps is best achieved by providing an adequate number of trained unit commissioners who provide a link to district committee resources in support of a quality unit program.
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 Professionals welcomes all suggestions & knows that you will need close cooperation to get the job done through volunteers.
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We are continuously improving our communication to the volunteers of the Arapahoe District and Facebook and Twitter are good ways to improve! Go to Arapahoe District Facebook page at www.facebook.com/araphoedistrict to like our page and visit our Twitter @ArapahoeDist to get the latest information from us!