Bass Pro Shops has selected the Boy Scouts of America as a promotional partner for its upcoming 2011 Summer Family Camp promotion.

Bass Pro Shops is inviting every family, friend, and supporter of Scouting to visit the local Bass Pro Shops store at some point this summer from NOW through July 10, 2011.

Volunteers and Scouts will be interacting with customers, hosting information tables, encouraging in-store donations, and promoting merit badge workshops for the entirety of the promotion. Please make plans to support our local Scouting groups by visiting a Bass Pro Shops store at some point during this promotion!

Here’s the schedule for our nearest store, in Gurnee, IL:

April 8, 2011 – July 8, 2011

Attention Boy Scouts! Come to Bass Pro Shops during our summer camp and earn your merit badge in either fishing, or rifle shooting…or both! Learn from an experienced instructor, and have a fun time doing it! You must call or stop in to register at our customer relations desk, and classes are limited to 10 per class. They fill up fast, so make sure you call today! 847-856-1229

Merit Badge Schedule: (All classes start at 7:00pm)
Tuesday, June 7th—–Fishing
Thursday, June 9th——Rifle Shooting
Tuesday, June 14th——-Rifle Shooting
Thursday, June 16th——-Fishing
Tuesday, June 21st——–Fishing
Thursday, June 23rd——–Rifle Shooting
Tuesday, June 28th——–Rifle Shooting
Thursday, June 30th——–Fishing
Tuesday, July 5th————Fishing
Thursday, July 7th———-Rifle Shooting