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.
YPT has officially changed!
All leaders or adults who regularly camp with the kids will be required to certify or re-certify by OCTOBER 1, 2018
Effective April 30, 2018 new direct contact leaders must complete Hazardous Weather Training to be considered position trained.This course is available around-the-clock in the BSA Learn Center by logging in to your account on My.Scouting.org
Go to “My Dashboard”, then click “Training Center”, then “Cub Scouting” (or other), then this should take you to Scouting University. Then in the Course Catalog, search for “Weather”.
Who: All new Lions and Their Partners. Lions MUST have a Lion Partner (over age 18) in attendance for the entire event. Cost for the pair is $5.00.
What: Lion Roar is a fun activity to learn about Scouting. It will be co-located with WEBELOS Weekend so that you will be able to see WEBELOS and Boy Scouts in action and visit some of their events such as: a rope bridge.
Tiger Hunt is a fun activity to learn about Scouting. It will be co-located with WEBELOS Weekend so that you will be able to see WEBELOS and Boy Scouts in action and visit some of their events such as: a model campsite, a rope bridge, and Scout cooking methods. You will also complete some of the requirements for your Bobcat badge and learn more about being a Tiger Scout.