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LATEST NEWS & ACTIVITIES

9Nov
Award Nominations Due December 1st!
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You can find all of the nomination forms you need by visiting December 1 on our NEIC Calendar. You can also visit…

17Oct
2018 National Order of the Arrow Conference
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NOAC 2018!! GET READY - GET SET – GO NOAC! National Order of the Arrow Conference GET READY FOR . . .…

9Oct
Join us for upcoming Training Opportunities!
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Training Opportunities for You! The BSA’s Trained patch sends a clear message to Scouts, fellow Scouters and parents. It says, “I know what…

BE A SCOUT

DISCOVER FUN, ADVENTURE & LEARNING

Scouting is a year-round program uniquely designed to meet the needs of boys and their families. The program offers fun and challenging activities that promote character development and physical fitness. Family involvement is an essential part of the program, and parents are encouraged to play an active role in making the most of the short time they have to impact the lives of their children.Scouting is designed to be experienced outdoors. Hiking, camping, mountain biking, skateboarding, BMX, mountain climbing, kayaking, whitewater rafting–these are just some of a Scout’s outdoor experiences.How Scouting WorksThe Scouting program is delivered through local civic, faith-based, and educational institutions called chartered organizations, which operate Scouting units to deliver the programs to their youth members, as well as the community at large.Together, these organizations are run by almost one million adult volunteers dedicated to helping youth learn and grow.

NEIC DISTRICTS

Aptakisic District

The Aptakisic District serves the communities of: Highland Park, Highwood, Fort Sheridan, Lake Forest, Lake Bluff, Green Oaks, Libertyville, Rondout, Mundelein, Vernon Hills, Deerfield, Bannockburn, Lincolnshire, Riverwoods, Mettawa, Kildeer, Long Grove and Northeast Buffalo Grove.

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 North Star District

The west side of North Star is the Lakes Division and serves the communities of: Antioch, Fox Lake, Gages Lake, Grayslake, Ingelside, Island Lake, Lakemoor, Lake Villa, Lindenhurst, Millburn, Round Lake Communities, Third Lake, Wauconda and Volo.

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Potawatomi District

The Potawatomi District of the Northeast Illinois Council serves the following Scouting Communities: Evanston, parts of Skokie (Skevanston), Wilmette, Kenilworth, Winnetka, Glencoe, Northfiled, Northbrook, Glenview and Golf.

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