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Carbon-Luzerne District                                                           

Serving the communities of:

Carbon County:

Beaver Meadows, Weatherly, Jim Thorpe, Lehighton and Palmerton. 

Lower Luzerne County:

White Haven, Conyngham, Drums, Freeland, Hazleton, West Hazleton, Hazle Township, and McAdoo.

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Seeking a Scouting unit in your community!

BeAScout.org  allows you to search an area based off your zip code of your community and program interest.

Click here for a printable Carbon Luzerne District Pack Map

Click here for a printable Carbon Luzerne District Troop Map

If you need further assistance, please email Ed Schaefer - Senior District Executive for Carbon/Luzerne and Monroe Districts  edward.schaefer@scouting.org


District Key Leadership 

District Chairperson - currently vacant

District Commissioner - Sten Oswald  Sten and his commissioner staff is responsible for overall unit health and service.

Professional Staff 

Ed Schaefer - District Director for Carbon/Luzerne and Monroe Districts  edward.schaefer@scouting.org Ed is responsible for the overall operation and oversight of the districts.

John Yackabonis - District Executive for Carbon/Luzerne and Monroe Districts john.yackabonis@scouting.org John is responsible for unit service and fundraising for the districts.

Brad Mann - District Associate for Carbon/Luzerne and Monroe Districts bradley.mann@scouting.org Brad is responsible for administration assistance for the districts.

 

District Sub-Committee Chairs & Commissioner Service  

We are always looking for new District Volunteers and District Commissioners, email the Chair to find out how you can help or learn more today!

Membership Committee (Recruiting Support, Marketing, Awards) - 

Activities Committee (Camp O Rees, District Pinewood Derby, Fishing Derby, First Aid Meet) -

Training Committee (Direct Contact Leader Training Support) - Herb King Chair

Advancement Committee (Merit Badge Counselor Approvals, Unit Advancement Resources) - Janet Jungermann Overall Chair

Eagle Scout Boards - Herb King - Overall Lead

Order of the Arrow Chapter (Chapter meetings, Lodge Meetings / Events) - Kris Silfies - Chapter Advisor

Outdoor Programs Committee (Day Camp, Summer Resident Camp) - Barb Emert

Short-Term Camping & Safety Committee (NCAP Standards for weekend District Events, Youth Protection Guidelines, Membership Standards) - Barb Emert 

Finance FOS Committee (FOS Family Campaign, Community Campaign) - Open Chair Position

District Popcorn Kernel -

Unit Commissioners (Unit support) - Sten Oswald - District Commissioner 

         Ronald Fried 

         James Roslevich


Carbon Luzerne District Meetings Schedule

Unit Commissioners Meeting - please contact Sten Oswald - District Commissioner 

District Roundtable/Committee Meeting - 1stThursday of each month - 630PM Tweedle Park, Weatherly, Pa  This meeting is hybrid. Please see council calendar listing at minsitrails.org for up to date log in information.


Upcoming Carbon-Luzerne District Activities/Events

FOR NOW HAVE THE CONVENIENCE OF ONLINE PAYMENT Click Here for printable event flyer Click here for current printable PWD...
Carbon/Luzerne Meetings The District Roundtable and a combined Commissioner/Committee meeting will be held at Tweedle Park in Weatherly every...
    Click Here for full printable event flyer Click Here to donate...
Carbon/Luzerne Meetings The District Roundtable and a combined Commissioner/Committee meeting will be held at Tweedle Park in Weatherly every...
Carbon/Luzerne Meetings The District Roundtable and a combined Commissioner/Committee meeting will be held at Tweedle Park in Weatherly every...
Carbon/Luzerne Meetings The District Roundtable and a combined Commissioner/Committee meeting will be held at Tweedle Park in Weatherly every...
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR 2024 MONROE-CARBON/LUZERNE DAY CAMP FRIDAY AUGUST 16 - SUNDAY AUGUST 18 Camp Minsi, Pocono Summit, Pa Cost...
Carbon/Luzerne Meetings The District Roundtable and a combined Commissioner/Committee meeting will be held at Tweedle Park in Weatherly every...
SAVE THE DATE   2024 MONROE FALL CANOE CAMPOREE SEPTMEBER 20-22,...


Upcoming Council Wide Youth / Leader Training

University of Scouting is a training opportunity for Scouts and Scouters. It is the only time during the year where you can find, all in one place,...
NRA RSO     (Range Safety Officer) Date – Saturday May 4th 2024 Location- Camp Minsi – (Rangers Shop)  8am to...
2024 Minsi Trails Council Commissioner Conference - topics will include: New Cub Program - overview and details Online Leader Registration -...
National Youth Leadership Training will be held September 20-22, 27-29, 2024 at Camp Minsi, Pocono Summit, Pa A training designed for youth in...
National Youth Leadership Training  weekend two. Please go to https://www.minsitrails.org/event/3032250 to register   This is...


 

 

 

Monthly meeting of the Council Commissioner team - meetings are hybrid - we meet at the Council office, and would love to see you there if you can...
Warren District Mobile Office Hours - Hackettstown Panera Bread 2045 NJ-57, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 Thursday 4/18/24 10:00AM to 12:00PM  *If...
The Monroe District Monroe Eagle Board meets every third Thursday of the month to meet with Scouts seeking approval for Eagle projects and for the...
University of Scouting is a training opportunity for Scouts and Scouters. It is the only time during the year where you can find, all in one place,...
 Monroe District will be having a Trail to Eagle informational session.   Who: Any Scout of Star or Life rank, their...
Panera Bread 3714 Nazareth Rd Easton PA 18045 Thursday 4/25/24 10:00AM to 12:00PM  *If you need specific items please reach out via email 2...
FOR NOW HAVE THE CONVENIENCE OF ONLINE PAYMENT Click Here for printable event flyer Click here for current printable PWD...
Please Join us for important planning for the Northampton district.   Join Zoom...
Carbon/Luzerne Meetings The District Roundtable and a combined Commissioner/Committee meeting will be held at Tweedle Park in Weatherly every...
NRA RSO     (Range Safety Officer) Date – Saturday May 4th 2024 Location- Camp Minsi – (Rangers Shop)  8am to...
Join us for the Council Wide Roundtable.    Locations and Theme will be announced...
2024 Pocono Friends of Scouting Dinner PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR FULL PRINTABLE EVENT BROCHURE CLICK HERE TO DONATE NOW   if page does...
Monroe District Meetings and Roundtable Join us every second Thursday of each month at 630pm for our in person/zoom Roundtable and District...
2024 Minsi Trails Council Commissioner Conference - topics will include: New Cub Program - overview and details Online Leader Registration -...
Council Pinewood Derby Sponsored by Witauchsoman Lodge #44 Order of the Arrow          May 11, 2024 @...
A special Eagle Scout Court of Honor and Recognition Dinner is planned to honor Scouts who achieved their Eagle.  All Eagles from the...
    Click Here for full printable event flyer Click Here to donate...
The Monroe District Monroe Eagle Board meets every third Thursday of the month to meet with Scouts seeking approval for Eagle projects and for the...
Minsi Trails is hosting it's first ever Camp Out at Hangdog Outdoor Adventure in Easton, PA! Hangdog is the largest adventure ropes course in the...
Webelos Woods is for  Bears, Webelos,  Arrow of Light scouts and Troops May 17 -19 6pm Friday- departure Sunday morning 10am Saturday...
Camp Minsi’s annual Beaver Weekend is a great opportunity for service, fellowship, and outdoor fun! Take the opportunity to bring your unit...
Monthly meeting of the Council Commissioner team - meetings are hybrid - we meet at the Council office, and would love to see you there if you can...
The Minsi Trails Council Business Office & Scout Shop will be closed on this day.  Please plan accordingly.   If you need assistance,...
Having Trouble With This Site? Please make sure you are using a device that is NOT an iPhone/iPad/Mac Safari browser Yes - we think that's...
SAVE THE DATE  2024 MONROE SPRING SPORTS CAMPOREE MAY 31-JUNE 2 CAMP TREXLER, TREXLER VETERANS INITIATIVE CHECK BACK SOON FOR...
Please Join us for important planning for the Northampton district.   Join Zoom...
Carbon/Luzerne Meetings The District Roundtable and a combined Commissioner/Committee meeting will be held at Tweedle Park in Weatherly every...
Monroe District Meetings and Roundtable Join us every second Thursday of each month at 630pm for our in person/zoom Roundtable and District...
Monthly meeting of the Council Commissioner team - meetings are hybrid - we meet at the Council office, and would love to see you there if you can...
The Monroe District Monroe Eagle Board meets every third Thursday of the month to meet with Scouts seeking approval for Eagle projects and for the...
Registration for Week One is currently closed due to capacity.     Camp Minsi Resident Camp is one of the largest Cub Scout...
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PROFESSIONAL OFFICE HOURS OF OPERATIONS:
(610) 264-8551
10 AM – 5 PM (Monday  – Friday)
Closed Saturday & Sunday

 

SCOUT SHOP HOURS OF OPERATIONS:
(610) 264-8551
10 AM - 5 PM  (Monday-Friday)
10 AM - 2 PM (Saturday)
Closed Sunday

FOR SERVICE CENTER CLOSURES - REVIEW COUNCIL CALENDAR 
 

ADDRESS
991 Postal Road, Allentown, PA 18109