Deseret Peak District


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The Deseret Peak District (D8) is one of 20 districts in the Great Salt Lake Council. The Deseret Peak District covers all 6,900 square miles of Tooele County, Utah and serves the needs of over 3,500 youth in approximately 310 units.

 

EXTRA!! EXTRA!!! READ ALL ABOUT IT!!!

New Deseret Peak Chairman lays out his plan for the District

Darwin Cook was featured in the Tooele Transcript discussing his vision for the the district. This vision includes "Along with membership growth, ... increased scouting activities in Tooele County, string fiscal management, and partnering with community organizations to increase service opportunities for Scouting’s youth."

To read the full article, go HERE.

If you are interesting in helping, you can reach him by email at district8chairman@gmail.com

 

FREE PHYSICALS DAY

Date: June 3, 2017
Time: 8AM - 12PM
Location: Stansbury Health Center - University of Utah
Address: 220 Millpond Road #100, Stansbury Park

The Deseret Peak annual free physicals day is coming up. It will only be offered during the time listed with no exceptions.

Late comers will not be accepted.

Medical forms can be downloaded and printed HERE.

 

NEW LEADER RESOURCES

New To Scouting? Resources Available For You

Thank you for taking the time to provide leadership and make a difference in the boys' lives you will be touching. To help you hit the ground running, we have put together information that will help you get started. Please visit https://gslcwelcome.org for position specific resources.

We also invite you to join us in-person at our next New Leader Specific Training that is held in our district on April 13, 2017 to have all your questions answered and understand more fully your role in helping the boys succeed.

Specific information for this in-person training can be found in the attached .

Finally, do not forget about attending RoundTable each month where you will receive help, information, and additional training as well as network with other leaders in your position to find how best to encourage your boys.

 

SPECIAL NEEDS UNIT

Deseret Peak Differently Abled Troop 1109
Boys, parents and ecclesiatical leaders can decide if they boy's needs are best met in the home unit, the special needs unit or a combination of both.
There is no upper age limit for participants.
For more information please see .

 

ROUNDTABLE INFORMATION

Day:    First Thursday of the month (Sep 2016 - May 2017)

Location:    Tooele Jr. High School MAP

Time:   7:30 PM

 

LOCAL SCOUT SHOP RESOURCE

Located in the home of Dennis and Geraldine McBeth
134 W 400 South, Tooele, UT 84074  MAP
Hours vary, please call 882-4613 to make sure Geraldine is "open for business".

Things you can do at the Tooele Scout Shop

  • Register Boys and Adults
  • Turn in advancement sheets and purchase award badges
  • Purchase a wide variety of Scouting literature
  • Purchase some uniform parts
  • Order anything for pick up later.

 

CONNECT WITH THE DISTRICT

           If you would like to receive messages about district events, reminders and notices, please click HERE (You will be directed to a special sign up page on MailChimp.com.)