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

Nominate Your Outstanding Leaders: The Shawnee Trails District Adult Recognition Dinner is January 30, 2019 at the Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center. Now is the time to nominate your hard working and dedicated Scouting leaders! Nominations are due by noon on December 7th. 

Click Here for the Outstanding Leader Nomination Form

Click Here for the District Award of Merit Nomination Form

Register for the 2018 District Adult Recognition Dinner Here

Re-Charter: The annual re-registration process is right around the corner for 2019. At the November Roundtable, Re-charter Booklets will be available for pick-up and Re-charter Training will be offered. Please come prepared with your FOS Presentation Date and we will also touch base on your unit's Be a Scout pin. 

All re-charters are due on January 8th at the Re-charter Turn-In at Atonement Lutheran Church from 6-8 p.m. Questions? Contact your Unit Commissioner or RJ Wilson.

Click Here to Start your Re-Charter

District Leadership
Title Name Phone Number
District Chairman Darin Shank 913.563.9378
District Commissioner R.J. Wilson 913.209.3936
District Director Jenna Bentrop 816.569.4969
District Executive Matt Thoman 816.569.4918

Jenna Bentrop

District Director

Shawnee Trails District


Matt Thoman

District Executive

Shawnee Trails District

Upcoming District Events

10428 Metcalf Overland Park, KS 66212
Thursday, Dec 13 (6:00PM - 8:00PM)
10428 Metcalf Overland Park, KS 66212
Thursday, Dec 13 (6:00PM - 8:00PM)
10100 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212
Thursday, Dec 20 7:00PM
10700 Johnson Dr, Shawnee Mission, KS 66203
Thursday, Jan 3 6:00PM
10700 Johnson Drive, Shawnee Mission KS 66203
Thursday, Jan 3 (7:00PM - 8:30PM)
Shawnee United Methodist Church
Thursday, Jan 3 (7:00PM - 8:00PM)
Shawnee Mission United Methodist Churc
Thursday, Jan 3 (7:00PM - 8:00PM)
Atonement Lutheran Church
Tuesday, Jan 8 (6:00PM - 8:00PM)