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Welcome to Scouting
The Western Massachusetts Council serves over 6,600 young people and over 1,700 adult volunteers in Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire Counties of Western Massachusetts.
The Council has programs for boys and young men ages 5-20, and young women ages 13-20.
Get started now:
- Learn about Scouting
- Register your child for Scouting
- Volunteer to help Scouting
- Learn how you can support Scouting
Free Fishing Event - September 10
Current, new, and prospective Scouts and their families are invited to a free fishing event at Moses Scout Reservation on Saturday, September 10. The event will run from 10am-2pm. No equipment is needed, and lunch will be available for sale.
Learn fishing skills from expert anglers!
NEW 2016 WMC Investors' Report
For the very latest in Scouting:
Friends of Scouting Campaign
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In the Spotlight:
2016 Silver Beaver Recipients
We are pleased to announce this year's recipients of the Silver Beaver award:
To hear about these fine Scouters' contributions to Scouting in the Western Massachusetts Council, make sure to come to the council's Annual Adult Recognition Dinner on Thursday, June 16, at The Delaney House in Holyoke. More about our recipients and details of this event can be found here.
WMC's 'Compass' Newsletter
New updates from the Lodge - Grey Wolf Day, "Meet, Greet & Eat" event and updated calendar.
Click here to access the webpage.
2017 National Jamboree
Check out the latest updates on the Jamboree Info & Registration page.
- Campership applications being accepted
- Scoutmasters named