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Blast Into Scouting Cub Scout Recruitment!

On September 14, 2017 Blackhawk Area Council is participating in a multi-council Cub Scout recruitment campaign. New Cub Scout families can sign up at ANY Elementary School in Blackhawk Area Council and join Scouting at 7 PM on September 14! Or, families can sign up online at

Scoutreach is looking to hire two part time Scout Leaders in Rockford

The Blackhawk Area Council, Boys Scouts of America, ScoutReach District is looking for a few employees to work the after-school programs. We work primarily with elementary students (1st grade through 5th grade). We go to more than 30 locations each week; you'll be assigned to a few of them each day.

2017 Wanchanagi Fall Camporee

The Wanchanagi District Fall Camporee will be held a Camp Lowden, October 13-15. Test your Scouts grit with our Western-themed Camporee program!

New Wanchanagi Training 2017-2018 Dates!

Upcoming training dates(s) for Cub Scout & Boy Scout volunteers for 2017-2018!

Order your 2017 Jamboree Patch Set Today!

2017 Jamboree Patch Sets are NOW Available for Online Ordering!

Fall 2017 Rockford IceHogs Scout Night

The Fall Rockford Icehogs Scout Night will be held on Saturday, October 14th, 2017. There is another Scout night on March 3rd, 2018. Attend both games and receive a free ticket for March 23rd, 2018!!*

Wanchanagi September 2017 Roundtable Details

The September Roundtable is moved up to the first Thursday to accommodate Blast Into Scouting. We meet next at 6:45 PM on Thursday, September 7th at Christ United Methodist Church in Rockford, IL.

2018 Wanchanagi Klondike Derby

The Wanchanagi District Klondike Derby will be held at Camp Lowden on Saturday, January 27th, 2018.


2017 Jamboree Collector Patch Set

    available while supplies last! 

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The Blackhawk Area Council, Boy Scouts of America is proud to thank these partners:

United Way of Rock River ValleyExternal Link             United Way of Ogle CountyExternal Link

External LinkLee County United WayExternal Link                        McHenry County United WayExternal Link


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