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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Contact OA Advisor: Mr. Fred Bates


Pat Haden

Please join us for this exciting event at Annandale Golf Club with Pat Haden on Tuesday, September 9th at 7:00 a.m.


Please call Annette Haslam at 626-351-8815, ext. 255 with any questions, or click this link to register for this event.


For more information view the flyer: Sports Breakfast 2014 with Pat H

Catholic Scout Retreat XXIII - 2014

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This event will be held at the Veterans Memorial County Park on the weekend of October 3-5, 2014. The cost is $20 per person if you register by September 12, $25 thereafter. This event is open to boys and girls of all ages, grades 1-12.

Registration & Unit Leader Guide available at For more information, contact Jackie DiPeppe (626) 622-0292 or view the flyer: Catholic Scout Retreat XXIII - 2

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



District Award of Merit: The District’s Highest Honor

  1. Douglas Owenby, Troop/Crew 888
  2. Ed Beterbide, Pack/Troop 491
  3. Robert La Roche, Glendora LDS - Troop 360
  4. Dave Landers, Pack 482

Baden-Powell Award: Recognizing Excellence among our Unit Leaders

  1. Stephanie Walls, Troop/Crew 888
  2. Daniel Polarek, Troop/Crew 888
  3. Alex McKenzie, Troop 489
  4. Robert Nolan, Troop 489
  5. Chris Goff, Troop 489
  6. Jason Lorge, Pack 415
  7. Doug Cramer, Pack 482

Extra Miler Award: For the “extra” steps that contributes to a scout unit’s success

  1. Clark Mason,  Pack 490
  2. Gene Morrill, Pack 490
  3. Lisa Mason, Pack 490
  4. Gary Boyer, Pack 490
  5. Tara Molina, Pack 490
  6. Susan Kimball, Pack 490
  7. Glen Thompson, Pack 490
  8. Dawnette Thompson, Pack 490
  9. Tom Graves, Troop 491
  10. Coleen Graves, Troop 491
  11. David Fredendall, Troop 489
  12. Ronald Wachtler, Pack 408

Current Events
Fri Sep 5th - Popcorn Show and Sell Orders Due
Tue Sep 9th - Sports Breakfast 2014 with Pat Haden
Thu Sep 11th - VDS Roundtable at Elwood LDS Church
Sat Sep 20th - Popcorn Show and Sell distribution
Fri Oct 3rd - Catholic Scout Retreat XXIII - 2014
Thu Oct 9th - VDS Roundtable at Elwood LDS Church
Wed Oct 29th - Popcorn Show and Sell return to Council
Fri Oct 31st - Popcorn Take Orders Due
Fri Nov 7th - Popcorn Online Prize Orders Due
Thu Nov 13th - VDS Roundtable at Elwood LDS Church