Centennial District Patch
Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council

Centennial District

The Denver Area Council – Centennial District serves the following school districts: Aurora Public School, Bennett School District, Byers School District, Cherry Creek School District, Deer Trail School District, and the Strasburg School District. Please visit BeAScout.org to find the Scouting Unit nearest you!

COVID-19 Impact on Scouting

The DAC is committed to helping our associates and their families, our partners, and our community stay healthy by doing what we can to prevent the spread of COVID-19. We are monitoring developments regarding COVID-19 both locally and through Centers for Disease Control (CDC) at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html. Additional information and DAC event status can be found on our COVID-19 web page.

Restart Scouting Checklist – Unit guidance on meetings and activities from the National Office.

District Meetings

Roundtables – First Thursday Each Month

Roundtable is for supplemental training, sharing experiences, fellowship, and having fun with other Scout Leaders.  The monthly Roundtable meeting provides program ideas, Scout skills, information on policy and updates, upcoming events, training opportunities, structure suggestions, resources and best practices for all Scouting Units.

* Currently holding virtual only meetings via Zoom. Register here

Modified Schedules for each meeting. Please contact the appropriate District Leadership Chair for more information.

(Potter’s House Church, 9495 E Florida Ave, Denver, CO 80247 – Enter on the east side of the building)

  • 6:00 – 7:00 PM Commissioner’s Meeting. Register here
  • 6:30 – 8:00 PM Eagle Preview (Only Jan, Mar, May, Sept, Nov) Zoom link
  • 6:30 – 8:30 PM Order of the Arrow Chapter Meeting
  • 7:00 – 8:30 PM Roundtable

District Committee Meetings – Second Thursday Each Month (except July)

* Currently holding virtual only meetings via Zoom. Register here

(Smoky Hill United Methodist Church, 19491 E Smoky Hill Rd, Centennial, CO 80015 – 2nd Floor)

The District Committee meeting is where District volunteers plan upcoming activities and organize service to units seeking additional assistance. Any volunteer willing to collaborate with other volunteers to push positive Scouting throughout Centennial District is welcomed & encouraged to attend.

  • 7:00 – 8:30 pm

District Events & Activities

  • Spring Merit Badge College – 2021 date coming soon!
  • Annual District Recognition Dinner – 2021 date coming soon!
  • District Pinewood Derby – June 20, 2020. Cancelled
  • Day Camp – New Dates! Online Registration here!
  • Webelos Wonder Weekend – November 6-8, 2020. Online Registration coming soon!

District Resources

District Newsletter – Did you miss out on the District Newsletter? Download the newsletter here

District Awards

The call for Centennial District Volunteer Recognition Awards is out and all nominations are due by 8 March 2021.  This is an opportunity to recognize those that demonstrate the Scouting Spirit and help make scouting the best it can be for our youth.

Below are the links that detail the many awards available. Some of the awards are competitive and an Awards Board will be convened to determine the awardees (District Award of Merit, Leaders of the Year), but others are nominated by the unit and awarded (Key Scouter, Outstanding Leader).

All awards will be presented at an Annual District Volunteer Recognition event (traditionally a dinner, but this year TBD, late April/early May). 

District Leadership

Centennial Volunteer Leadership
For more information on how to get involved at the District Level, please contact the District Chair or District Commissioner.

Centennial District Staff

  • District Director – Mike Dineen | Phone: (720) 266-2131

Questions or Comments

Any questions or comments about the Centennial District may be directed to district staff listed above.