Valle Del Sol District
 

 

2014 Friends of Scouting Campaign- Donate Now

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Click on Patch to Donate Now

Click for additional information on current Friends of Scouting Campaign


Order of the Arrow - Ta-Tanka Lodge #488

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http://www.tatankalodge.org

Contact OA Advisor: Mr. Fred Bates


Camp Trask Scouting Opportunities

There's still lots going on at Camp Trask.

WINTER MERIT BADGE PROGRAM
DEC. 27-30
Scouts can sign up for two merit badges from the following:
•Archeology
•Cit in the Nation
•Cit in the World
•Environmental Science
•Nature
•Soil and Water Conservation

Free Time Merit Badges:
(scouts will sign up for these while at camp)
•Automotive Maintenance
•Composite Materials
•Wilderness Survival


Check out the Camp Trask web page to sign up and for more information


Valle Del Sol District Annual District Dinner

Come join us for an evening of food and fellowship, to celebrate and honor the volunteers of Boy Scouts of America Valle Del Sol District.
Date: Friday, January, 23rd, 2015

Cost: $25.00 per person
(registration through Doubleknot at
http://sgvcbsa.doubleknot.com/event/2015-valle-del-sol-district-dinner/1645192)

*** Great Dinner, Fun, Fellowship, and Awards ***
For any questions, please contact Rick Blackburn at blackburnrbb@yahoo.com or ask your Unit Commissioner.
For more information, download the flyer.


January Training Dates

SM/ASM Leader Specific
Sat., January 10

Crew Cmte Challenge
Sat., January 31

Venturing Advisor Specific
Sat., January 31

Click on links above for more info.


Pow Wow 2015

2015 Pow Wow
Online registration IS NOW OPEN!.  Click on the brochure to see important information on the 2015 PowWow program or click on the links to register now.

PowWow Brochure

PowWow Registration

Den Chief Registration


STEM/NOVA Day

STEM/NOVA Day will be held at APU on February 28, 2015. For more information check out the flyerRegistration is now open at Doubleknot.


Merit Badge Pamphlets are now available online

According to the Nov/Dec issue of Scouting Magazine, page 5: "The BSA has begun adding select merit badge pamphlets, leader materials and more to its Amazon Kindle Library."


Welcome to our website!

Valle Del Sol District proudly serving the communities of:

Covina, Glendora, Charter Oak, La Verne, San Dimas and Claremont.


Imelda Duenas

VDS District Executive


Nick Seth-Smith

VDS District Chairman


Tom and Coleen Graves

VDS District Commissioners


 
Valle Del Sol District Annual District Dinner
Scouts
 Come join us for an evening of food and fellowship, to celebrate and honor
the volunteers of Boy Scouts of America Valle Del Sol District.


Date: Friday, January, 23rd, 2015

Time: 6:30 P.M. – Fellowship/7:00 P.M. – Dinner & Program
Place: First Presbyterian Church of Covina
310 N. 2nd Avenue, Covina, CA
Cost: $25.00 per person

(registration through Doubleknot at
http://sgvcbsa.doubleknot.com/event/2015-valle-del-sol-district-dinner/1645192)
*** Great Dinner, Fun, Fellowship, and Awards ***
 
Do you know a scout leader within our district that deserve special recongintion for their service to scouting? Here's your chance to nominate him or her for either the Extra Miler Award or the Baden Powell Award. Please see the qualifications on the respective nomination forms. All nominations must be submitted by January 1, 2015

For any questions, please contact Rick Blackburn at blackburnrbb@yahoo.com
or ask your Unit Commissioner.
 


Current Events
Thu Jan 8th - VDS Roundtable at Elwood LDS Church
Sat Jan 10th - SM/ASM Specific Leader Training
Sun Jan 11th - Camporee 2015 Planning Meeting
Fri Jan 23rd - District Dinner
Fri Jan 30th - Last day to register for Pow Wow and Den Chief Training
Sat Jan 31st - Crew Committee Challenge
Sat Feb 7th - Pow Wow & Den Cheif Training
Thu Feb 12th - VDS Roundtable at Elwood LDS Church
Sat Feb 28th - STEM / NOVA
Thu Mar 12th - VDS Roundtable at Elwood LDS Church