Go the the Northeast Illinois Council’s website page, Boy Scout Camping News, for blast email information (sent to your Troop’s 2016 “Camp Contact”), and more.
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
Our Care Packages were a big hit in 2013. Look for 2014 updates soon. For now read below, to see what was offered. Let us know if you have any suggestions or questions! In 2013, we had an exciting new … Continued