Hours of Operation

 Rainbow Council 

Service Center

& Scout Shop

(815) 942-4450

Hours of operation:

 Monday-Friday

9:00am-5:00pm

HOLIDAY HOURS

 We will be closed

Good Friday - April 14th, 2017


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2017 Spring Cub Event

Open to: Cub Scouts and their families

Cost: $5 per family

Registration closes: May 4th, 2017

Beaver Days

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May 13th, 2017

 

Come out and help improve your camp.  The main focus of this Beaver Days is to clean up camp after the long winter months and continue with brush removal.  If you have them, please bring; loppers, bow saws, and a battery powered reciprocating saw. 

 

GLOVES, LONG PANTS AND LONG SLEEVE SHIRTS ARE SUGGESTED. 

 

Lunch will be provided for all who register prior to the registration close date.  We have inside projects that can be completed if there is wet weather.

 

 

Questions?  Contact Rick: 708-906-2573 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

May 13th, 2017

Registration Closes: May 11th, 2017

Webelos Walkabout

This program will allow Scouts to complete the Webelos Walkabout, one of the core required adventures for the Webelos Badge, as well as advance towards the Leave No Trace Award and World Conservation Award. Scouts will hike as Boy Scouts along the 3-mile Wauponsee Glacial Trail, complete a service project, and take leadership roles in Patrols.  Contact Brian, should you need further info: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Open to: Webelos I & Webelos II (and parents)

Cost: $5 per person

Registration opens: December 1st, 2016 & Closes: April 13th, 2017

2017 Spring Camporee

Additional questions?  Contact: Bill: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Open to: Boy Scouts, Venture Scouts and Leaders

Cost: $10 per person

Registration closes: May 1st, 2017

3rd Annual Community Golf Outing

Event Co-Chairs:  Kevin O'Keefe, Executive Director - Bolingbrook Area Chamber of Commerce & Jim Solari, Rainbow Council Executive Board Member

Committee Members - Jim Galbraith, Advantage Chevrolet Bolingbrook & Mike Lawler, Bolingbrook Village Trustee

 

Come and enjoy the facilities and amenities offered at Boughton Ridge Golf Course and experience some unique and fun challenges during the event. Our 3rd annual Rainbow Council Community golf outing will be held on Friday, June 2, 2017.  Registration begins at 1 pm with a 2 pm shotgun start.

 

The cost for golf is $100 per person which includes 9 holes of golf, riding cart, 2 drink tickets, reception and dinner. On course opportunities include a $1,000,000.00 Hole-in-One contest, a Hole-in-One contest to win a brand new Chevrolet vehicle worth up to $35,000.00, $250.00 in cash, sports equipment, various gift cards and much, much more. Mulligans will also be available as part of our Best Ball Scramble.  

 

A reception followed by dinner will start at 5 pm immediately following golf. Cost for the reception and dinner only is $40.00. Silent auction items will be available for bid during dinner. All proceeds generated during the event will directly benefit the over 4,500 youth involved in the Scouting program in the Rainbow Council.  

 

The Boy Scouts of America, Rainbow Council serves Will, Grundy and Kankakee counties. For over 105 years, Scouting has relied on strong and valued partners to carry on our mission of delivering the timeless values of Scouting to our youth.

 

Sponsorship Form:

 

 

Open to: All Community Members

Sponsorship and Participant Rates Vary
Registration Closes: May 31st, 2017

Individual registration - use the button below!

 

Questions?  Contact Brian at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 847-489-3771

2017 Rainbow Council Fossil Hunt

Cost: $8 per scout per session

An adult is required to attend; no charge

Open to: Cub Scouts

Registration Closes: July 31st, 2017

 

2017 Boy Scout Shooting Events

 

 

Boy Scout Pistol Certification & Marksmanship Program 

When: February 25th, 9:00am-3:00pm

Where: Rainbow Scout Reservation

Cost: $15

Open to: Boy Scouts

Registration closes: February 20th, 2017

 

When: May 13th, 9:00am-3:00pm

Where: Rainbow Scout Reservation 

Cost: $15

Open to: Boy Scouts 

Registration closes: May 8th, 2017

 

When: October 14th, 9:00am-3:00pm

Where: Rainbow Scout Reservation

Cost: $15

Open to: Boy Scouts

Registration closes: October 9th, 2017

 

Venturing Pistol Competition Team

When: April 22nd, 8:30am-3:30pm

Where: Rainbow Scout Reservation

Cost: FREE

Open to: Venturing Scouts

Registration closes: April 13th, 2017

 

Boy Scout Merit Badge Clean-up

When: August 19th, 9:00am-4:00pm

Where: Rainbow Scout Reservation

Cost: Rifle - $7, Shotgun - $24, Archery - $4

Open to: Boy Scouts

Registration closes: April 14th, 2017

 

Bobcat Bounce

Recruit, Recruit, Recruit...all Grades!!

      • Get those youngest members in now and ready for the summer
      • Replace those gaps in your unit left by outgoing 5th Grade Webelos
      • Remember, the recruit of today is the key to your Pack’s longevity
      • Don’t forget you are recruiting NEW FAMILIES with each TIGER!

Council Wide Bobcat Bounce Day June 3 at Rainbow Scout Reservation 9am-Noon

See file below for more details: