Aurora District


Aurora District serves North Seattle including Magnolia, Queen Anne, Ballard, Lake City, Wedgwood, Lake Forest Park, and Shoreline.

 District Committee Key Staff:

District Chairman                  Joe Gehrke                      206.778.0410

District Commissioner            Steve Cockburn               206.250.1614

Senior District Executive        John Padgett                   206.902.2355  

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 Past Newsletter Stories:

* New Online Training Modules

New online training modules now included in your My.Scouting.Org account:
  1. Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster*
  2. Committee Chairs and Committee Members
  3. Merit Badge Counselor
    **Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS) is still a “face-to-face” course provided by your District Training Committee.

    AnchorHow will having girls in Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA change the Scouting experience?
    Click here to Watch and find out!

    Updated Boy Scout Merit Badge books 
    are now available at the Seattle Public Library.
    We have a wide variety of topics, including some Spanish language titles. You can see the full list of Boy Scout related materials that we currently have in stock in our catalog, which has a range of historical books as well as the most current Boy Scout Handbook. You can come browse the collection downtown, in the Central Library Children’s Area Series section, or place a hold and have them delivered to your home branch. This collection has just been refreshed, so we have the most recent copies available. Learn more about how to get a library card here!

Scout book to be FREE

Scoutbook Subscriptions will be free starting January 1, 2019

In an effort to drive program consistency and deeper engagement with our youth and leaders,

Boy Scouts of America is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2019, Scoutbook

subscriptions will be free to all BSA units.

Scoutbook ( ) is an online unit management tool that ensures

that you never miss a Scouting moment—from tracking advancements to milestone

achievements along the Scouting adventure.