Northern Lights District

Welcome to the Northern Lights District!

We serve the Park Hill, Platte County RIII, West Platte RII, and North Platte RI School Districts.

We are working hard to serve the youth and families of Platte County through Scouting.

If you are interested in joining our District Committee or Commissioner Staff, please contact one of our Key 3.

Scott Kasper - District Chair -

Larry Duncan - District Commissioner -

Anthony Gonnello - District Executive -

District Dinner

The Northern Lights District Dinner is open to all Scouters and their families to celebrate the Scouting year, review our events and achievements, and honor our District level awardees. Several District Scouting awards will be presented, including Eagle Scout Project of the Year, District Award of Merit, and others. All 2018 Eagle Scouts will be recognized and are invited to attend at no cost. All attendees should RSVP using the button below.

Saturday February 2nd, 7:00pm

Platte Woods United Methodist Church

Cost: $28/person, 2018 Eagle Scouts Attend for Free

Click Here to register


Roundtable is held every 1st Thursday of the month (except July) at 7:00pm at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church at 5409 NW 72nd St Kansas City, MO.

District Commissioner/Committee Meeting is held every 2nd Thursday of the month (except July) at 7:00pm at the Parkville YMCA 8875 Clark Ave, Parkville, MO.

District Finance Committee

The Northern Lights District is forming a Finance Committee to assist Packs, Troops, and Crews with fundraising efforts, and to share information about Friends of Scouting in the District. Representation from each unit is requested for this committee. We hope you will join us to discuss ideas to help your unit, and get your fundraising and finance questions answered. Our next meeting will be at 7pm on January 17th at Park Hill Christian Church.

Full Family of Scouting Details

Follow this link for the most up-to-date information on the latest membership change in the Boy Scouts of America: The Full Family of Scouting, Welcoming Girls into the Scouting Program



Anthony Gonnello

District Executive

Northern Lights District

Upcoming District Events

Thursday, Mar 7 (All Day)
Thursday, Mar 7 7:00PM
8875 Clark Ave. Parkville, MO 64152
Thursday, Mar 14 7:00PM
Naish Scout Reservation
Friday, Mar 15 - Sunday, Mar 17 (8:00AM - 9:00AM)
6601 NW 72nd St, Kansas City, MO 64151
Saturday, Mar 16 (9:00AM - 12:00PM)

More details available here.