Cub & Boy Scouts Programs

Fulfill badge requirements by attending our workshop-style programs. Typically, programs are scheduled for school holidays/breaks and weekends.

A minimum of eight scouts is required for each workshop to avoid the program’s cancellation and a maximum of 30 scouts is accepted to ensure a quality experience. Register early to save a spot for your den by calling (815) 723-5201, ext. 7211

If your den is not able to attend a workshop, but would like to complete a specific program, phone (815) 723-5201, ext. 7211


"Collections" Merit Badge Workshop 
Saturday, April 21st, 2018 from 11am - 1pm

Attention parents: Th"Collections" Merit Badge Workshop will be held at the Joliet Area Historical Museum on Saturday, April 21st from 11am - 1pm.  A minimum of 8 registrants are required for the workshop and a maximum of 30. The cost is $10 per Scout.  Curator, Heather Bigeck will provide insights on collecting professionally and privately, and intersting things to know form a Museum perspective.  You'll see a variety of interesting artifacts and learn about their significance.

For more info please contact Jessamyn at (815) 723-5201 ext. 226 or email at


Archaeology Merit Badge Workshop
Date TBA

How to Register?

Advance registration and payment is due by Friday, May 31 and can be made by calling 815-723-5201, ext. 7211. Please be prepared to give the name of each scout that you are registering, their grade, and troop number. The cost of this program is $20 per scout. No refunds can be issued after the registration deadline. Once a scout is registered, homework requirements will be sent via e-mail.

Call Jessamyn at 815-723-5201, ext. 7211 to save your spot~this class fills quickly!