IMPORTANT DATE CHANGE:  The Illowa Council Service Center was originally scheduled to be open on Friday, December 26.  However, in order for our employees to further enjoy the holiday season with their families, we will be closed from Wednesday, December 24 through Friday, December 26.  We will reopen with regular business hours on Monday, December 29.  Everyone here at the Service Center wishes you and yours a very Happy Holiday season.

    Snow Sports

Polar Bear Award   
     Merit Badges

 Gear up and get involved with the
Illowa Council!

*Check with your District for details




The Ernest Oberholtzer Merit Badge Clinic presents
First Aid & Dentistry
February 7, 2015
Click here for details and registration.
  Venturing Klondike
February 7, 2015
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Engineering Merit Badge Clinic
February 28, 2015
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Mark your calendars!
Inali District's Merit Badge University at Monmouth College

Saturday, March 14, 2015
Check back for more information.

Upcoming Events:

       January 1: Service Center and Scout Shop Closed
       January 17: Hoover Klondike Derby
       January 17: Kittan Klondike Derby
       January 19: Martin Luther King Day - Service Center Closed
       January 23-25: Inali Klondike Derby
       January 23-25: Mesquakie Klondike Derby
       January 24: Saukenuk Klondike Derby
       January 31: Wood Badge Reunion Dinner
       February 7: First Aid & Dentistry Merit Badge Clinics
       February 7:
Venturing Klondike
       February 7: Council Commissioner Conference
       February 16: President's Day - Service Center Closed
       February 27: Volunteer Recognition Dinner
       February 28: Engineering Merit Badge Clinic

February 19: Cub Scout Shooting Sports
       February 21-22: OLS Training


Illowa Council, BSA  
4412 N. Brady Street
Davenport IA  52806
(563) 388-7233


Council Service Center Hours
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Illowa Scout Shop
4412 N. Brady Street
Davenport IA  52806
(563) 391-4111


Scout Shop Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday  8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday  8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Closed Sunday


December Happenings

December 5:
    Holiday Mail for Heroes Due
December 5:
    Silver Beaver Award Nomination Due
December 6:
    Popcorn Prize Pick-Up and
    Payments Due

December 6:
    Re-Charter Turn-In
December 12:
    Summer Camp Staff &
    CIT Applications Due

December 19-25:
    Camp Loud Thunder Closed
December 20:
    Loud Thunder Camp Staff Interviews
December 24-25:
    Scout Shop Closed
December 24-26:
    Service Center Closed
December 31:
    Service Center Closed
December 31:
    NESA Eagle Scholarships Due


Be sure to report your Unit's Service Hours for Journey to Excellence before the end of 2014!
Click here for information.

Find out about upcoming Program Changes and the Nova & Supernova Awards

Interested in a High Adventure trip to Philmont or Sea Base?

Click here for information.

Find more events and training in Program Happenings.

Check your District's webpage to see what's happening locally!

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