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  • Danville Scouter Recognized

    Past Council President Fred Faulstich was recognized Monday evening, May 1 as the First Citizen of Danville.   The Danville Ambucs Club awarded the Danville businessman for his many volunteer efforts throughout the community.  In addition to Scouting, Fred has been active helping the United Way, the YMCA, St. Paul’s parish, Schlarman Academy and more.  Danville mayor Scott Eisenhower was on hand to proclaim May 1st, 2017 as Fred Faulstich Day in the city of Danville. 



  • 2017 Prairielands Contingent Patch Set now available for $30 a set plus $2 shipping per set.

    2017 Prairielands Council Jamboree Patch 1

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    2017 National Jamboree

    Register for the 2017 Jamboree


    Fact Sheet (both adults and youth)

    NOTE: Price reduced to $1,875.


    2017 Prairielands Council Jamboree Patch 1


    9" jacket patch and 3 CSP's for only $30.00 a set plus $2.00 shipping!

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    Scout Activity Flyers



    Council Butterfly Service project



    May 5-7, 2017

    OA Spring Fellowship - Camp Robert Drake

    Spring Fellowship Registration Form


    85th anniv. Lodge Flap and Chevron information


    May 19-22

    Many Trails District Spring Camp-o-ree

    Northfork Lodge and Outdoor Club, Danville

    Flyer and Registration Form


    Holiday Family Camping Weekend

    Memorial Day Weekend

    All Scouts and Scouting family members are invited to enjoy Memorial Day Weekend at Camp Robert Drake this summer.  Experience a woodland retreat away and get back to nature.  Families can enjoy the scenic beauty at Camp Drake at their own pace.  . All of the campsites are available for use on a reserved basis. .  The cost for the entire weekend of camping is $20.00 per family or $8.00 per individual for the entire four-day period.  Meals are not included and alcohol is not permitted. Registration is due on the Monday prior to the holiday weekend.


    Memorial Day Family Camping Flyer & Reg form


    Mark your calendar for the Fall Camporee

    Troops from throughout the council are invited on 9/8/17 to 9/10/17 to enjoy a weekend of council wide fellowship.  Enjoy a weekend of scenic hiking and tasty campsite cooking.  Target this weekend for your troop to attend.


    October 14, 2017

    Fighting Illini Scout Camporee

    Save the date flyer

    Training Events

    Training Events


    New Leader Flyer for Adult Learning Programs!


    June 19-23

    IOLS: Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills @ Summer Camp

    At Camp Robert Drake (Your troop does not need to be at camp!)

    $5.00 fee covers course materials.  Participants who are not camping will need to make their own meal arrangements.

    Informational flyer and online registration


    June 20, June 27, July 11, July 18

    At Camp Robert Drake (Your troop does not need to be at camp!)

    Youth Protection & Scoutmaster Specific courses for Boy Scout leaders

    10:00 Youth Protection

    11:00-12:00, 2:00-5:00 SM and ASM Specific course


    Cost:  no fee


    Online registration



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    Many BSA training courses are available 24/7 through the MyScouting portal on the national BSA website.  (You will be asked to create a free MyScouting account if you don't already have one.)


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    Fall Popcorn Sale

    Spring Candy Bar Sale


    National BSA Program Updates


    The national BSA office continues to update Scouting programs to best serve our Scouts. The most recent update, on November 30, 2016, makes our new Cub Scout adventures more accessible for Scouts and leaders alike. Get the most up-to-date information about these changes direct from the national office via the Program Updates Page.



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