Do you need Basic Leader Training in order to become a Trained Leader?
Would you like to be certified in First Aid and CPR, or learn how to plan and run a High Adventure or a Court of Honor?
Do you need information for working with Scouts with disabilities or STEM?
Come to the TFC Training Expo on February 18th and get trained! Training Expo offers 4 – 80 minute periods during the day. Depending on the length of the course(s) you select, you may register for 1 to 4 courses. Space is limited, so register online to get the course(s) you want! BE A TRAINED LEADER! Open to all Leaders and Parents. $35 Online Registration Fee
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 #127.
On Friday, February 17, 2017, the members of the Three Fires Council Chapter of the National Eagle Scout Association & the Eagle Dinner Committee will hold an outstanding recognition banquet honoring Eagle Scouts from the entire 2016 Three Fires Council Class of Eagles. The Gathering of Eagles will be held at the: Sheraton Lisle Hotel, 3000 Warrenville Rd. Lisle, IL. 60532.
Reception and Photography begin at 6 p.m. / Fellowship at 6:30 p.m. / Dinner and Program will begin at 7:00 p.m.
Dress is non-uniform, business dress. Reservations are $44 per person (2016 Eagles attend for no cost). Please indicate who you wish to be seated with or near when registering, to ensure that you will be seated by your unit & Eagle Scouts. We will try and accommodate all seating requests when possible.
April 2, 2017 (Sunday 1pm - 4pm) Course Orientation
April 21-23, 2017 (Friday 7am - Sunday 5pm - 3 full days) Part 1
May 19-21, 2017 (Friday 7am - Sunday 4pm - 3 full days) Part 2
Register NOW for this premier training opportunity! Only 48 slots. All sessions will be held at Camp Big Timber, 37W955 Big Timber Road in Elgin, IL. / Ron Smith - 2017 Wood Badge Course Director / David George- 2017 Ass't. Course Director / Amy Seyller - 2017 Staff Advisor / $250 Early Bird Fee / Click on the Registration button to learn more!
Fund your Summer Camp experience with the 2017 Camp Card! The intent of the Camp Card sale is to allow Units to raise funds to pay for their Summer Scouting Program. This includes purchasing camping equipment; and to send Scouts to Cub Scout Day Camp, Webelos Camp, Boy Scout Summer Camp, Jamboree, Philmont, Sea Base, The Summit, and Northern Tier. This program is completely RISK FREE, because any unsold Camp Cards may be returned. Camp Cards sell for $5 each. / Units/Scouts earn 50% commission, or $2.50 per card sold. Register for 2017 Camp Cards Here!
2017 is bringing us exciting opportunities to staff Day Camps. We are currently looking for 14-15 year olds to volunteer as Den Guides, 16-17 year olds to work as paid Camp Staff teaching program areas, and 18+ year olds to work as either paid Camp Staff at Von Oven or paid Specialists who work not only at Von Oven, but also to other camps throughout the Council. Please fill out the Attached Day Camp Application and turn it in to me or to the Naperville or St. Charles Scout Shops and we will contact you for an interview soon. Forward to your friends and invite them to come and have fun with us this summer!