We’ve updated our OA induction fees for 2016. These are the fees scouts/leaders pay to be inducted into Ordeal or Brotherhood honors. Note that to receive Brotherhood, your regular OA dues ($15) must be paid up, as well.
2016 is the first year we will be using Kandle Dining as our food service provider at Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan Scout Reservation, for our summer camp programs. The 2016 MSR Special Diet Request Form has the correct contact information for Kandle Dining. This is … Continued
Go the the Northeast Illinois Council’s website page, Boy Scout Camping News, for 2016 Ma-Ka-Ka-Wan Bus information for Weeks 3, 5 & 6 (completed by your Troop or Crew’s “bus coordinator”), and more. You will also find links to the “blast emails” … Continued
The newly Eagle-required Cooking is in high demand! We would like to remind scouts and leaders that Cooking merit badge is a partial. Scouts will need to complete some prerequisites if they want to complete the badge at camp. Requirements … Continued
Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan is excited to announce the installation of a target retrieval system at its shooting sports ranges. This Retrieval System is designed to use Bike Parts to build a mechanism to bring Rifle Targets back and forth from downrange. Scouts and/or Instructors … Continued
Have you ever wondered what Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan looks like in the wintertime? One of our new summer camp troops was nearby on December 14, 2013 and asked if they could check it out. Thanks to them, you can get a glimpse of camp … Continued