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Districts: Washington DC

Welcome to the Washington DC District                                                         of National Capital Area Council, BSA!


We serve Scouts and their leaders throughout the entire District,

providing both urban Scouting and outdoor adventure opportunities. 



Boy Scouts of America, National Capital area Council, Washington DC District


Dan Mullin | District Director |  202-285-9911  

Jennifer Coke | District Director |   301-214-9116




Save the Date

June 18, 2014

Champions of Character



     Here is the preliminary information on an exciting event to take place, in Washington on June 18, 2014.  Sponsorship opportunities will be announced soon.  
    This event will support the young people served by the National Capital Area Council, Boy Scouts of America,  the BSA S.T.E.M. initiative and Learning for Life Exploring, a workforce program for youth 14 - 20.


PDF of Save the Date Flier

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Rock Creek Park Nature Center

April 16 – 17, 2014






More NCAC Communications Channels 



                     History Of Scouting Trail - H.O.S.T. article



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Service Opportunities & Program Ideas 



Greetings, DC Scouter !
Your 2014 Spring Camporee Planning Committee reminds you that the final day for Online Registration for your Unit to participate in the Camporee is Friday, April 18th.
After that date, you may still register in-person at our Council's Service Center in Bethesda. Currently, the fee for Packs/Troops/individuals not overnight camping is $10/person (youths & adults). For those units/individuals that are overnight camping, the current fee is $13/person.
If you/your Unit waits until your arrival at the site of the Camporee, the fee for non-overnighters is $12/person, and the fee for overnighters is $15/person.
We encourage "overnighters" to make every effort to arrive on Friday, April 25th.
Ms. Denise Gibson ( District VC of Programs) will begin Registration at Watkins Park for those Units that have not done so in advance.
There will be a Leader's "Cracker Barrel" at 8:30pm on Friday evening. Each Unit should send 1 adult representative to this activity. SPL's are also invited to attend.
If you/your Unit will be arriving on Saturday, be advised that Ms. Rhonda Gray, and Commissioner Regina Thomas will begin Registration at 7am for those that haven't done so in advance.
The Camporee's "Opening Ceremony" is at 9am on Saturday, April 26th.
Make sure your Unit is in place for that........on time !!
Cub Scout & Boy Scout programs will begin at 9:20am
*For the sake of being advised that your Unit should plan to bring materials and equipment sufficient for erecting a "dining fly" at your campsite in the event there is precipitation in the weather forecast.
Please hold your questions for now because additional details will be coming your way very shortly.
Phil Jackson



Trust for National Mall-   

       Boy Scout volunteer opportunity May 1

District Dinner May 3

New Fitness Program & Patch for Unit Programming


 NCAC Boy Scouts: Prepared.For Life. 4:45


Download New Brochure

Membership Plan Spring 2014 


                         Make Time for Scouting video 2:37


Top Marketing Videos from Boy Scouts of America

Boy Scout Spring Recruiting Guide for Troops

Friends of Scouting 

   4/13/14 Raised so far: $35,221  

95%   of  $37,000 goal

(Just $1,779 needed to reach our goal!)

Jim Stockmal, FOS Chairman 

Friends of Scouting 2014 Pledge Form (fillable)
Friends of Scouting 2014 Pledge Form (entire brochure)  


Helpful Forms, Documents & Information




Exploring / Learning for Life website

Exploring Youth Protection Training:


Exploring Youth Application


Exploring Adult Application







 Where to Go Camping Guide PDF


 Day Camp:







    H.O.S.T. Trail details for

2014 Memorial Day Weekend 




Washington DC District Officers for 2014



Group Feed
Dan Mullin posted a new entry in the Champions of Character blog in the group Districts: Washington DC.
Posted Friday, April 18, 2014
Dan Mullin posted a new entry in the Camps blog in the group Districts: Washington DC.
Posted Saturday, April 12, 2014
Bryan Kornele joined the group Districts: Washington DC.
Posted Saturday, April 05, 2014
Dan Mullin posted a new entry in the Unit Spotlight blog in the group Districts: Washington DC.
Posted Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Dan Mullin posted a new entry in the Service Opportunities & Program Ideas blog in the group Districts: Washington DC.
Posted Friday, March 28, 2014
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Brian Nielsen, Rhonda E. Gray, Sharon Simpson, franklin austin, Jan Vincent

Upcoming Events
Monday, April 14, 2014
DC District Spring Camporee
Friday, April 25, 2014
STEM -USA Science & Engineering Festival Volunteering
Friday, April 25, 2014
Wood Badge
Friday, May 02, 2014
DC Court of Honor & Pot Luck Dinner
Saturday, May 03, 2014

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