Join us at the 2019 Annual Dinner
Celebrate with our volunteers
NEIC Cub CampsPassport to Adventure
Travel the world in your own back yard.
Prepared. For ServiceScouting for Food
Join us for our Good Turn for America.
90th Anniversary SummerAre you Prepared?
Get prepared for Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan
Senior in High School?NEIC NESA Scholarships
Eagles apply by March 31, 2019

LATEST NEWS & ACTIVITIES

16Feb
Scouting for Food
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Scouting for Food is our National Community Service Event and our commitment to help those less fortunate! The dates of Scouting for…

29Jan
National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)
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Begin or expand upon the culture of training in your unit!  National Youth Leadership Training is a seven-day outdoor experience for Scout…

8Oct
MAA Winter Party 2019
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Join us at Timothy O'Toole's in Libertyville on Thursday, February 28 for the Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan Alumni Association (MAA) Winter Party 2019. We'll have…

8Oct
Eagle Requirements
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Scouts BSA - Important Implementation Details Related to Earning the Eagle Scout Rank On February 1, 2019, the Boy Scouts of America…

9Oct
Join us for upcoming Training Opportunities!
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  Training Opportunities for You!  Volunteer Training Day Where: Latter Day Saints, 411 North O’Plaine Road, Gurnee, IL 60031 When: February 16,…

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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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