14 benefits of sending a scout to camp

Scout camps offer a myriad of benefits to boys. Boys can improve themselves physically, mentally and spiritually by taking part in the camps’ various activities. Here are 14 reasons to send them to camps. It makes them more active physically Camps are filled with different activities like running, swimming, jumping, hiking, climbing and kayaking. This […]

Attention Scrapbookers – And Would Be Scrapbookers

Christmas/Winter Border Class at the Ottawa Scouting Museum The Ottawa Scouting Museum, 1100 Canal Street, Ottawa, Illinois will be offering a Christmas/Winter Borders Make It and Take It class for Scrapbookers and Would-Be Scrapbookers on Sunday, February 22, 2009 from 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. If you are a veteran Scrapbooker, or someone who would like […]

Founder’s Weekend 09’ Info Now Available!

2009 FOUNDER’S WEEKEND The weekend of June 12-14, 2009 marks the 18th annual Founder’s weekend to honor W. D. Boyce, one of the founders of scouting. Ottawa was the home of W. D. Boyce and is also his final resting place. Join us for a weekend of varied activities including camping, hiking, fun, games, crafts, […]