Old Colony

Old Colony District
Serving Gloucester and Salem Counties

District Shoulder Patches are now available at the Scout Store in Millville and Westampton.

Save the date for these Upcoming Events!!!

* Old Colony District Cub Parent Weekend September 24th - 25th 2016 at Camp Grice Elmer NJ registration begins July 1st 2016 click here for more details.


* Webelos Weekend - October 7th - 9th 2016 at Camp Grice.  This is an opportunity to see how boy scouts camp, and you are going to meet and spend time with boy scouts, too.  WEBELOS scouts will have games, fishing, archery, learn how to cook [something simple] with a dutch oven, and visit a boy scout camp site or two.  Arrow of Light Scouts will spend most of their time with a boy scout troop, learning about setting up camp, cooking, backpacking, campfires, woods tools, fishing, archery, and they will go on a hike and eat lunch on the trail.      click here for more details


New District Features

Eagle Scout Project and Application Process


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




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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
Activities Chairman Thom Shoop thomshoop@gmail.com
District Roundtable Commissioner Thom Shoop thomshoop@gmail.com
Boy Scout Camp Promotion Chairman Karl Wendt kwendtsmiles@yahoo.com
Cub Scout Camp Promotions Chairman Scott Alscher scott.alscher@comcast.net
Exploring Membership Chairman Heather Hills bsaemthills@gmail.com
FOS Chairman Joan Ballard jrballard@comcast.net
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 phughes2202@comcast.net
OA Chapter Advisor George Hoffman troop7woodbury-nj@comcast.net
Membership Chairman Dennis Gelesh d_geleshjr@hotmail.com

District News

NEW Unit Incentive Program for 2016

Council has rolled out a new incentive program for units for 2016, 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 2016. Who doesn't like free swag??