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The Western Massachusetts Council serves over 6,600 young people and over 1,600 adult volunteers in Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire Counties of Western Massachusetts.

The Council has programs for boys and young men aged 5-20, and young ladies aged 13-20.

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Adjusted Berkshire Service Center Hours

Please note the adjusted hours for the Berkshire Service Center for the week of June 28:
Monday, June 29 - 8:30am - 3:30pm
Tuesday, June 30 - 8:30am - 10am; 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Wednesday, July 1 - 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Thursday, July 2 - 8:30am - 12:00pm
Friday, July 3 - CLOSED

2015 WMC Investors' Report

2015 Investors' Report 

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2015 Fall Popcorn Sale Kickoff

We are excited to announce the 2015 Fall Popcorn Sale Kickoff on Saturday, June 27 at 10am at Saint Mary's High School at 27 Bartlett Street in Westfield. We will showcase the 2015 Fall Sale product line-up and prize program. We will offer training and information, an updated Leader's Guide, plus your unit can earn a 2% bonus commission just for attending. You can pick up your units Tasting Kit, Super Saturday prize, sales forms and other important sales materials and resources. Lunch is on us, and we will have some great door prizes! You can register for this Kickoff today at http://wmascouting.kintera.org/popcorntraining (we want to be sure we have enough food, after all).

Yours in Scouting,

Bill Hoefler
Council Popcorn Chairman

Hunter J McCormick
Council Popcorn Staff Advisor

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