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Black Gold District

The Black Gold District covers Clay, Jefferson, Marion, Washington, Wayne , and part of Clinton counties in Illinois.

Roundtable and OA Chapter Meeting
First Thursday of each Month
Grace United Methodist Church, 116 Schwartz Salem, IL
Pre-Roundtable Training Starts at 6:30-7:00
Roundtable and OA Chapter Meeting from 7:00-8:00
Commissioner and District Committee Meetings
Second Thursday of each Month
Grace United Methodist Church, 116 Schwartz Salem, IL
Commissioner Meeting 6:30-7:30 and District Committee 7:30-8:30

Welcome Joe Blasko

Joe joins us the new District Executive effective June 16. He and his wife Barbara are relocating to the district from Kansas City.

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Upcoming Summer Camp

Be sure to join us at summer camp next week.

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District Committee

  • District Chairman

    Rex Barbee

    Email 

    618-292-9636

  • District Commissioner

    Helen Renschen

    Email 

    618-594-4431

  • District Executive

    Joe Blasko

    email

    816-225-6201 (Cell)

    618-235-8926 (Herrin Office)

  • Finance/Community Chair

    Michael Bray

    Email

    618-315-4950

  • FOS Family

    Mandy Albert

    Email 

    618-304-7125

  • Training Chair

    Mike Burge

    Email

    618-676-5940

  • Advancement Chair/Scouting For Food

    Chuck Newby

    Email 

    618-314-2523

  • Camping Chair/High Adventure Chair

    Ron Wood

    Email 

    618-548-9798

  • Order of the Arrow Advisor

    John Straeter

    Email 

    618-594-2799

  • Popcorn Chair

    Kelly Dempsey

    Email 

    713-775-7066

  • Eagle Chair

    Llyod Reinkensmeier

    Email

    618-214-7094

  • Assistant Eagle Chair

    Jeff Schatz

    618-972-3716

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