Welcome to Scouting

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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2013 Annual Report

2013 Annual Report

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Friends of Scouting Campaign

Our annual Friends of Scouting Campaign is underway. Please make a tax-deductible donation to support Scouting in Western Massachusetts.

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Scout Days at Six Flags

Welcome, Scouting friends and families! You are invited to join us for Scout Days at Six Flags New England on October 4 and 5. Enjoy our special discounted rates listed below. When you're there, be sure to come down to the Picnic Grove (Saturday only) and participate in fun Scout activities for the whole family.  Click here for event details.

New Scouts get in Free!

New Scouts who sign up by September 30, 2014 will receive a free admission pass for Six Flags New England that can be used on Oct. 4 or 5, 2014. A new youth application must be completed and submitted to the council office along with any applicable registration fees in order to qualify.

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