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Occoquan District

Occoquan District provides Scouting services to the youth and adults of Eastern Prince William County in Northern Virginia in the Virginia South field service area in the National Capital Area Council. It is the home to 81 scouting units, serving over 2100 youth in the areas of Dumfries, Dale City, Lake Ridge, Occoquan, Triangle, Woodbridge, and Montclair in Eastern Prince William County, Virginia. This site serves to provide accurate, on-time information for both Scouting families and those interested to join and learn more about Scouting.

Parents of Perspective Scouts should Click Here for more information.


District Merit Badge Day

2018 Occoquan District
Merit Badge Day
On-line registration is open.

This year we have following merit badge classes, which includes Eagle Required badges and other fun and exciting badges such as Chess, Citizenship in the Community / Nation / World, Communications, Engineering, Fingerprinting, First Aid (Scouts will need to bring their own personal first aid kit or they will not be able to participate), Leather working, and Personal Management!!

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District Award Submission

It's that time of the year to Honor and Recognize those Scouter in our District and your Unit for their Outstanding Service to our District Scouting Programs.
To recognize a Scouter please follow the following instructions:
All District related awards submissions must be sent by either email or snail-mail to Mr. Bob Fenlason at: or
home address: 15504 Ridgecrest Drive, Dumfries, VA 22025-1111

All Baden-Powell Service Awards are to be submitted to either your Unit Commissioner or Mark Chipman our District Commissioner by email at

ALL SUBMISSIONS ARE DUE BY THE DEADLINES in our District Award Guidelines on the District Web Site.

Please remember to recognize those Scouter's that go that extra mile for our Scout's.
Bob Fenlason - District Awards Chairman

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"Klondike Derby.....With a Twist!"

"Klondike Derby.....With a Twist!"

Presented by Troop 1195

January 19-21, 2018
Camp William B. Snyder
Cost: $20 per person
Open to Troops, Crews, and Webelos Patrols
Program Highlights: Similar the original Iditarod Race - each Troop Team will attempt to maneuver through a course on a mission to get medical supplies to remote campers who need help. Questions?
Contact Irwin Lazar - / 703-794-3696

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Attend Roundtable

Roundtable is on the second Monday of every month at the Grace Baptist Church (14242 Spriggs Rd, Woodbridge, VA 22193) beginning at 7:15 p,m. New information regarding district and council activities will be provided at this meeting.

Cub Scout Advancement Modifications Made

Breaking News
Cub Scout Advancement Modifications Made
The BSA has announced modifications to adventure requirements in response to feedback from den leaders who have run the new Cub Scouting program for a year. Dens may begin using the modified requirements immediately as they begin working on their next adventure. Click here

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How-to complete Troop Committee Training, a video

Here is a video to make it easier to find and complete the BSA Troop Committee Training.

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District Committee