Welcome to the Chicago Catholic Committee on Scouting website.

Ministering to Catholic Youth in the Chicago Archdiocese Through the Scouting Program

The Chicago Catholic Committee is a proud recipient of the 2021 Quality Dioceses Award.

Adult Events

Religious Emblems Counselor & Facilitator Training

Monday March 21, 2022, 6:30-8:30PM on ZOOM

– recertification for those who have counseled in the past 3 years and as a refresher

Thursday April 7, 2022, 6:30-9:00 on ZOOM

-for new counselors or those who have not counseled or recertified in three years.

Contact Nancy Kleiber for information and registration


47th Biennial Conference National Catholic Committee on Scouting

Thursday, April 21 – Sunday, April 24, 2022

Hilton Rosemont/Chicago O’Hare

For more information visit


Scouting in the Catholic Church

July 17 – 23, 2022

Philmont Training Center Cimarron, New Mexico


Scout Events

Fishers of Men

Saturday, September 17, 2022, 9am-3pm

University of St. Mary of the Lake/Mundelein Seminary

1000 E. Maple Ave. Mundelein, IL. 60060

fishing & other activities


Catholic Camporee

Friday September 30-Sunday October 2, 2022

Camp Sol R. Crown

11651 304th Avenue, Trevor, WI. 53179


 Ad Altare Dei & Pope Pius XII Days of Recollection

October 15, 2022, 9am-3pm

Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe

1170 N. River Road, Des Plaines, IL. 60016

October 29, 2022, 9am-3pm

Slovenian Catholic Mission/St, Mary’s Seminary

14252 Main St. Lemont, IL. 60439

Good News from the Cardinal Meyer Center!

Although staff continues to work part time from home, incoming mail is being processed at least twice a week. So, if you have completed and signed paperwork with your payments for Light of Christ or Parvuli Dei you can mail them in. Please send an email to on the day you put your paperwork in the regular mail.

The address is Cardinal Meyer Center

3525 S. Lake Park Avenue

Chicago, IL. 60653