FV Fox

Fox Valley District

Upcoming Events

Revised: 2017-01-11


Tim Fortier, Program Chair   Mary Ann Griswold, Activities Chair   Rich Markovich, Camping Chair

Please read all information carefully and use for your unit’s annual activity planning. This document will be updated with additional information periodically as appropriate. Watch the District and Council web pages for online registration for all events.


District Dinner 2017

  • Who: All Fox Valley Pack and Troop leaders 

    What: Adult-only non-uniform event to recognize District and Unit volunteers. Food, entertainment, and fellowship.   Please nominate colleagues for District Award of Merit and Unit Acorn Awards

    When: Sun Mar 5 - 4:30pm-9:30pm

    Where: Riverview Banquets – 1117 N Washington Ave, Batavia, IL

    Contact: Suzy Sitarski,   

  • District Pinewood Derby 2017 

    Flier: 2017 FV District PWD Rules - PDF

  •         2017 FV District PWD Rules - Word

  • Who: Top 5 Fox Valley Pack race finishers per Rank and top 5 design winners per Rank

    What: District level Pinewood Derby competition for Cub Scouts 

    When:  March 11, 2017

    Where: Location Bethany Lutheran Church - Batavia

    Contact: Brian Benson,   


  • Spring Camporee 2017


    Who: All Boy Scouts 

    What: Camporee & Spring OA Callout Ceremony

    When: May 12-14, 2017

    Where: BSA Adventure Camp, 4492 S. Knoll Rd, Rochelle, IL 61068

    Contact: Jacob Zimmerman -     Jason Johnston -

    OA Contact: Mike Nelson,   


Webelos Overnighter 2017

Flier:  2017 Webelos Overnighter "If You Build It, Webelos Will Come!"

Who:  All current Bear scouts and 1st year Webelos scouts

What:  Webelos Campout and Adventure.  Register those that want a challenge, an adventure, and the opportunity to earn (5) Webelos Adventure Loops

When:  Sat May 20 - 7:30am - Sun morning

Where:  LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve - 37W700 Dean St, St. Charles, Illinois

Contact: Dave Williams,   


Camp Freeland Leslie Webelos Summer Camps 2017


Who: All Webelos Scouts

What: 3 Nights & 4 Days where Webelos earn rank requirements, belt loops, and teamwork while having fun doing group activities, crafts, BB Shooting, Archery, etc 

When: See below.

Where: Camp Freeland Leslie – 105 Fawn Dr, Oxford, WI


Session #1 – TBD

Session #2 – TBD

Session #3 – TBD


Cub Summer Camps 2017


Who: All Cub Scouts 

What: Earn rank requirements, belt loops, and teamwork while having fun doing group activities, crafts, BB Shooting, Archery, etc 

When: See below.

Where: Good Templar Park – 528 East Side Dr, Geneva, IL

Contact: Mary Ann Griswold,   

Twilight Camp – June 26-30, 2017

Tiger Day Camp –  June 27-29, 2017

Cub / Webelos Day Camp – July 24-28, 2017


Cubmobile 2016 


Who: All Cub Scouts 

What: Cub Scouts get to experience riding downhill in an unpowered wooden car race 

When: August 16, 2017

Where: LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve

Contact: Erik Ruud,    


School Night for Scouting    www.BlastintoScouting.org


Who: All Families interested in joining Scouting

What: Common Roundup day to sign up new Cub Scouts


Where: Nearly every neighborhood Elementary School

Contact: Amy Seyller   


Cub Family Camp 2017 (Day One)


Who: All Cub Scouts

What: Cub Scouts start their experience in Cub Scouts with a Family Campout 



Contact: Mary Ann Griswold,   


Cubscicle 2017-2018


Who: All Cub Scouts 

What: Fun indoor and outdoor winter activities including crafts, hikes, teamwork skills, etc 

When: See dates below.  (Choose only one session)   8:30am-4:00pm

Where: Camp Big Timber – 37W955 Big Timber Rd, Elgin, IL

Contact: Mary Ann Griswold,   

Session #1 - TBD

Session #2 - TBD

Session #3 - TBD


Winterall 2018 (20th Annual)

  • Flier:  2016 Fox Valley Winterall Flier

    Who: All Boy Scouts, Venture Scouts, Webelos Scouts, and Cub Scouts

    What: Premier winter camping and competition event with traditional Klondike Derby. 

    Friday night camping for Boy Scouts (Polar Bear badge opportunity) and Saturday enhanced events. Event occurs regardless of weather – Be Prepared! 

    When: Sat Feb 4 (Boy Scouts may arrive Fri Feb 3)

    Where: LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve – 37W700 Dean St, St Charles, IL

    Contact: Josh Nelson,        Jeff Danklefsen