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Welcome to the Arapahoe District

"WRIP" into Fall Sign-Up Nights

For New Scouts: We are excited for you to Be A Scout. Check out or call us 720.266.2168 to find a Pack (ages 6-11), a Troop (ages 10-18), or a Crew (coed ages 14-20) in your neighborhood.

For Units: Are you prepared for your unit's Fall sign-up night season? Many hours have been spent to ensure your plan is well planned, supported, and of course successful. Contact your Commissioner for details.

Registration changes are on their way! More to come, but November 17th is our date to be at goal...4,000 Scouts!

  • Fee increases (from $24 to $33)
  • new applications
  • registration/renewal dates

Merit Badge College

Saturday, October 21st. Registration is now CLOSED. Walk-ins are welcomed, but class choices will be very limited. 

2107 Merit Badge College Pre-Requisites

Funding Your Program for the Year!

Popcorn planning season is in full swing. Be sure your unit is registered and receiving updates.

Place your units "Show & Sell" order by August 28th!  Use this ordering calculator as a guide.

Contact Ellen Paul for personal assistance. 303.880.2252

Arrow of Light Red Carpet Event

Attention Troops; It's time to start on your next class of Arrow of Light Crossovers.

November 2nd, 7:00pm at 9800 Foothills Canyon Blvd., Highlands Ranch.

Justin Rainey, Event Chair  


Cub Scout Breakout will include a dedicated time to streamline your efforts to invite new families to your Pack. 2017-2018 program calendar.

Roundtable is a monthly meeting that occurs on the first Thursday of the month at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Building at 9800 Foothills Canyon Blvd. in Highlands Ranch for Cub Scout, Boy Scout and Venturing Leadership. Roundtable start promptly at 7:00 p.m. and typically ends at 8:30 p.m.

October Roundtable FlyersAugust Roundtable Flyers

Internet Advancement

Use the most up-to-date method for entering your unit's advancement, including ranks, merit badges and other awards. Internet Advancement allows you to enter and submit advancement and run reports online directly to and from the council. Doing so ensures greater accuracy and faster submissions.

Review the Internet Advancement presentation to learn how you can take advantage of this great resource.

District Leadership

District Chair

The District Chair is the top volunteer Scouting leader of the district, whose job is to motivate a talented team of people. They preside at district committee meetings and represent the district on the council executive board. They are responsible for the membership, program, and finance functions of the district.

District Commissioner

The District Commissioner is the quality control officer who recruits, trains, and leads a staff of Commissioners who coach adult leaders of every unit to succeed. The District Commissioner is responsible for the unit service function of the district. Unit Online Tools

Retention Mission Statement:
The retention mission of the commissioner corps is best achieved by providing an adequate number of trained unit commissioners who provide a link to district committee resources in support of a quality unit program.

District Professionals

The District Professional is your best Scouting friend and counselor--the full-time professional in the district. He or she is employed by the council and works under the direction of the council Scout Executive.  The District Professionals welcomes all suggestions & knows that you will need close cooperation to get the job done through volunteers.

Suggestions? Comments?

Find us on Facebook and Twitter

We are continuously improving our communication to the volunteers of the Arapahoe District and Facebook and Twitter are good ways to improve! Go to Arapahoe District Facebook page at to like our page and visit our Twitter @ArapahoeDist to get the latest information from us!

Upcoming Events

A meeting of the district committee - comprised of volunteer adults responsible for carrying out the council program within the district. This...
Come attend the District Committee Meeting and turn in any applications you may have. You can also pick up any membership...
Welcome to the 2017 Arapahoe District Merit Badge College Thank you to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints for hosting this event again...
Mining is one of the most important industrial processes in modern society. We rely upon mining products every day. This merit badge class is...
Calling all Cub Scouts! Come join us for fun and learning on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10:00 am to Noon at the Colorado Railroad Museum. Learn...
Location Hamilton Scout...
Location: Frederic C. Hamilton Scout...
Jewish Committee on Scouting This is the monthly meeting for the Denver Area Council's Jewish Committee on Scouting. Kosher (parve) snacks are...
Join us at Valley District's Aquatics Day at Meyers Pool, 7900 Carr Drive, Arvada and earn your Life-Saving Merit Badge. Review the requirements...