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White Oak District

Welcome to White Oak District

The White Oak District is a geographic operating unit of the National Capital Area Council–covering White Oak, Aspen Hill, Colesville, and some parts of Silver Spring, and some parts of Takoma Park. On this map, we are marked as the region in brown, directly north of the northern tip of Washington, DC.

We are home to about 30 Cub Scout Packs, 25 Boy Scout Troops, 11 Crews, 3 Teams, 1 Ship, 1 Exploring Post, and 1 Exploring Club, for a total of 2,143 youth members, and 785 adult volunteers.

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URGENT - Recharter

Thanks to all the units that have turned in recharter paperwork so far! If your unit has not rechartered yet, please turn paperwork to your unit commissioner ASAP.


Join us at People's Community Baptist Church 7:30-9pm and join fellow Scouters and find out the latest information and updates on scout events in the White Oak District. Open to all!

2017 White Oak District Pinewood Derby

Location: White Oak Middle School

Adult volunteer helpers from arrive at 10:00 am

Check in and Inspection between 11:00 am - 12:30 pm (please arrive on time - no cars arriving after 12:30 will be allowed to race)

Racing begins at 1:00 pm

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2017 White Oak Spring Camporee

Registration for the Spring Camporee opens 3/13/17. Click on 'Read More' for information.

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Friends of Scouting

To make an online donation to Friends of Scouting, click the link below. Please verify that "White Oak District" is your Donor Designation so the donation will be credited to White Oak.

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Program Launch

Couldn't make it to Roundtable/Program Launch in May? Want to share program launch information with leader in your unit? Click on 'Read More' to access the documents.

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2016 Recharter Information for Commissioners

Now available under on the WO website. Click on read more to access.

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Silver Beaver 2017

Congratulations to the Silver Beaver Class of 2017! White Oak has 4 recipients this year, our own Dennis Bogan, Kevin Hopson, Dr. Richard Manteuffel and Dennis Sayre.

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Goshen @ 50

What: Experience a unique, fun-filled Scouting event not to be rivaled for another fifty years.

Who: Webelos, Boy Scouts, Varsity Scouts, Venturers, Sea Scouts, Explorers, Cub Scouts & Scouting Families, Goshen Alumni & Their Families

Click on 'Read More' to go to the Goshen at 50 page for more information and to register.

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NEW! Goshen at 50 Brochure

Spread the word! Click on 'Read More' to download the Goshen 50th Anniversary Celebration Brochure. Share with your unit.

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District Committee

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