Shawnee Trails District

District Service Area

Shawnee Trails District serves the Shawnee Mission School District. Shawnee Trails District and the Heart of America Council is dedicated to supporting the volunteer Scout leaders in the local Scout units as they provide the programs of the Boy Scouts of America to the youth of this area. 


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What's New

2019 Cub Scout Day Camp:

Looking for an adventure? Choose Your Adventure this summer at the Shawnee Trails District Day Camp. Start planning your adventure now, by checking out the Day Camp section of our site. You will find costs, online registration, health forms and more to start your planning.
The 2019 Walking Leader & Pack Coordinator Guide and Staff Guide are now available for download.

2019 Walking Leader & Pack Coordinator Guide

2019 Day Camp Staff Guide


2019 Popcorn Sign Ups Now Available:

Now is time to sign your unit up for the 2019 Popcorn sale! We are excited to continue our partnership with Pecatonica River Popcorn again in 2019. Pecatonica River Popcorn offers an unmatched product lineup and unparalleled customer service that is a perfect match for our units.

Sign up to sell today! Selling popcorn is a great way for your unit to earn money for activities all while teaching Scouts a valuable lesson of earning our own way.

Sign Up Your Unit Here!

Find More Info on Popcorn Here

2019 School Night for Scouting Kick Off:

Packs should save the date for our annual School Night for Scouting Kick Off training on Tuesday, July 30th. We will be holding our annual training for leaders at the Johnson County Central Resource Library, 9875 W. 87th St, Overland Park, KS 66212. The training will be from 6-8PM. 

Those that should planning on attending:  Cubmaster, Committee Chair, New Member Coordinator, Den Leader, and other Pack leaders that have a stake in recruitment and your program. We will be rolling out a new format this year, that is sure to be a success! For more info please contact, Matt Thoman.

District Leadership
Title Name Phone Number
District Chairman Darin Shank 913.563.9378
District Commissioner R.J. Wilson 913.209.3936
District Director    
District Executive Matt Thoman 816.569.4918


District Director

Shawnee Trails District


Matt Thoman

District Executive

Shawnee Trails District

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