Old Colony

Old Colony District
Serving Gloucester and Salem Counties

 It's time to submit your nominations for the Old Colony District Awards. Let's recognize all those volunteers that make the program successful. So scroll down to the bottom of the page and print off the nomination form. 

Save the date for these Upcoming 2017 Events!!!

May 19-21 - State Police Camporee in Sea Girt, NJ

June 14 - District Picnic at Camp Roosevelt

June 17 - First Annual Old Colony Mini Golf Classic - see the attachment below for details. Everyone is welcome to come and play. Register at http://dk.gardenstatescouting.org/registration/calendardetail.aspx?Activ...



New District Features

Eagle Scout Project and Application Process

COMING SOON! Youth Advisory Committee Page! More details to follow!


Monthly Meetings

Old Colony District Committee:

              Meets on the 1st Monday 7pm of every month at the:

              Clearview Middle School – in the library 


Old Colony District Roundtable:

              Meets on the 2nd Wednesday 7pm of every month at the:

              The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

              259 Lambs Road, Sewell, NJ 08085


Old Colony District Advancement Committee:

              Meets on the 4th Tuesday 7pm of every month at the:

              Friendship United Methodist Church

              149 Friendship Road Monroeville, 08343




Scroll Down for District News!!

The District Committee is working hard to better serve your needs. If you ever have any suggestions feel free to contact us anytime.

District Leadership

District Chairman John Laielli oldcolonychairman@gmail.com
District Commissioner Mike Kalb msk503@yahoo.com
Senior District Executive Mike Perry Michael.Perry@scouting.org
Deputy District Chairman John McKeown jmckeown754@verizon.net
Program Chairman Ed Smedley esmedley3@gmail.com
Activities Chairman Thom Shoop thomshoop@gmail.com
District Roundtable Commissioner Thom Shoop thomshoop@gmail.com
Boy Scout Camp Promotion Chairman George Hoffman george.w.hoffmaniii@gmail.com
Cub Scout Camp Promotions Chairman Scott Alscher scott.alscher@comcast.net
Exploring Membership Chairman Heather Hills bsaemthills@gmail.com
FOS Chairman Nicole Gelesh ambosh07@yahoo.com
Advancement Chairman Cathy Alscher cathy.alscher@comcast.net
Popcorn Chairman Michell Evans shell072867@aol.com
Communications Chairman Rob Festoff oldcolonycommunications@gmail.com
Training Chairman Patty Hughes gardenstatescouter@comcast.net
OA Chapter Advisor George Hoffman troop7woodbury-nj@comcast.net
Membership Chairman- Salem Co. Dennis Gelesh scoutmastertroop7303@gmail.com
Membership Chairman-
Gloucester Co.
David Snyder cohohibavi@gmail.com

District News:

District Award of Merit Class of 2017

Mark F. Diienno - Cubmaster Pack 7161

Edward W. Smedley III - Scoutmaster Troop 7060

David P. Snyder Jr. - Old Colony District Committee & Commissioner Corps

NEW Unit FOS Incentive Program for 2017

Council has rolled out a new incentive program for units for 2017, if you meet the requirements in the flyer at the bottom of the page your unit could score FREE cloth rank advancment patches for the year of 2017. Who doesn't like free swag??