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Colonial District


Colonial District–A Decade (and More) of Service

Serving Northern Virginia from the Potomac to the Occoquan River and I-95 East

Welcome to the Colonial District

Colonial District is part of the Virginia Central field service area in the National Capital Area Council. It is the home to 74 scouting units, serving over 2,300 youth in the areas of Alexandria, Lorton and Mt Vernon in Fairfax County, Virginia. Additionally the Learning for Life program in the district has 3 units serving 38 members.


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New Changes for Cub Scout Advancement!

The BSA announced this week that some Cub Scout adventure requirements that previously were mandatory will become optional, in a move intended to give Cub Scouters more control over their den program.

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Community Service Hours

It's not too late to report your service hours for the year! So far, 31 units have already recorded 74 projects totaling more than 7,446 hours of service between January 1st and November 1st, 2016.

Our goal for 2016 is to have 100% of all registered units in Colonial
District report at least one service activity before *December 15*.

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Please attend Roundtable to learn the latest and greatest for events, training, and good times to be had by all!

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See our Training Page for new dates for Merit Badge Counselor Training and Scoutmaster Specific Training

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Popcorn Sales are just around the corner!

A Message from your District Popcorn Kernel!

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Camp Cards are back!

The“Camp Card”fundraising program is back! This initiative is designed to help Scouts earn their way to Summer Camp and Day Camp. Units participating in the 2017 program will earn up to 50% commission,($2.50) on each $5 Camp Card they sell.

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District Committee