Training

5 Star University

Posted by on November 13, 2013 at 10:24 pm

This outstanding training event is organized and staffed through the combined efforts of four councils. This multi-council format provides a wide range of experiences and draws on the special expertise of experienced Scouters in the Cub Scout, Boy Scout, and Venturing programs. 5-Star University provides focused, dedicated, high level courses for ALL Commissioners and ALL […]

VFW Wood Badge Scholarship Program

Posted by on November 7, 2013 at 7:30 am

Considering Wood Badge for the spring, but not sure how to pay for it? Are you a Veteran with good standing in a VFW post? The VFW has entered into a cooperative effort with the Boy Scouts of America to encourage posts to organize Cub Scout packs, Boy Scout troops, Varsity Scout teams, and Venturing […]

Wood Badge / NYLT

Posted by on November 2, 2013 at 10:49 pm

Join us November 16 for the Wood Badge / NYLT Breakfast at Cudahy Middle School! Adults $10 by November 8th – $15 after Nov. 8th Youth $5 by November 8th – $10 after Nov. 8th If you register for Wood Badge training at the breakfast your breakfast fee will be deducted from your registration fee […]

Silver Beaver

Posted by on October 11, 2013 at 9:24 am

What is not stated here is that the #1 qualification for a Scouter to receive this award is the existence of an individual who thinks enough of that Scouter to spend the time to gather the information and write up the application with a well thought out list of the Scouter’s accomplishments. Don’t always assume […]

Sea Badge

Posted by on September 21, 2013 at 8:22 pm

Please be aware that a Sea Badge class will be scheduled at Naval Station Great Lakes in late October, 2013, hosted by the Chicago Area Council. ┬áThere is still a need for additional students in order to hold this class. We would appreciate your help in promoting this class and helping to find the students […]