Welcome to the Thunderbird District! We serve Lisle, Woodridge & Naperville (School District 203), Illinois, and are part of the Boy Scouts of America, Three Fires Council.
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR ALL COURSES AT TRAINING ACADEMY! Come Join Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Venturing and Varsity leaders at the Three Fires Council’s premier adult training event – The 2014 Training Academy. Saturday, November 8, 2014. Pick 5 courses to take for the day and learn more through the sharing of Scouting knowledge and ideas. Also offered will be Order of the Arrow Lodge Leadership Development and a Brotherhood conversion opportunity. Boy Scout youth can become trained as a Den Chief or Senior Patrol Leader. There will be a Vendor Midway full of business professionals displaying the products, locations and services that can be used to support the Scouting Program. Events run from 7:30am to 4:00pm at East Aurora High School at 500 Tomcat Lane in Aurora. Further your Scouting knowledge and learn something to take back to your unit. For more information please contact Jennifer Griffin-Training Academy Chair at 630-764-0989 or
/ See the Scouting in Top Gear Page for more information / Links for registrations below.
- Training Academy Courses Registration - PDF of Course GRID / Webpage with Class Offerings
- Den Chief Registration
- Senior Patrol Leader Registration
- Order of the Arrow - Lodge Leadership Development Registration & Brotherhood Conversion Registration
- Training Academy Staff Registration
Our next roundtables & OA Chapter Meeting will be held on Thursday, November 13, 2014 - Join us for FUN, Fellowship, & Information. 7:30pm Roundtable at the LDS Church in Naperville. LDS Church - Stake Center - 1320 Ridgeland Ave, Naperville, IL. 60563 (Corner of Naper and Ridgeland, next to the Office Depot)
Order of the Arrow Members: Please make announcements at your Troop meeting to let all OA members know that they are welcome to attend!
2014-2015 “CSI- CUB SCOUTS INVESTIGATE” AT SAFETY TOWN for BEAR SCOUTS
FLIER WITH ENROLLMENT INFORMATION - Date: Nov 11, 2014
THE PROGRAM: Bear Cub Scout Dens are invited to participate in “CSI- Cub Scouts Investigate” at Safety Town, 1320 Aurora Ave. Naperville, sponsored by the Naperville Junior Woman’s Club, and the Naperville Police Department. The program will concentrate on crime awareness and prevention.
2014-2015 “SCOUTS PLAY IT SAFE” AT SAFETY TOWN for Brownie and Wolf Scouts
FLIER WITH ENROLLMENT INFORMATION - Date: Nov 4, 2014 - School District 204 / Jan 19, 2015 Both Districts 203 & 204
2015 “FIRST AID for SCOUTS” AT SAFETY TOWN - For Webelos Dens
FLIER with INFORMATION & Enrollment
Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Enter your Journey to Excellence – Service Projects!
Post your unit’s service projects on the Journey to Excellence website. Call the Three Fires Council office if you need any assistance in logging your service projects on the website. We’d be happy to log your hours for you. Just fill out the Service Project JTE Report Form and submit it to Three Fires Council or bring it to a Roundtable!