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Troop 5 : For Boys and Girls Ages 11-18

Northeast Illinois Council  :  Wilmette, Illinois  :  Established 1922

Troop 5 News


Scouting provides boys and girls (ages 11-18) with opportunities to learn new skills while having fun. For over 95 years, the Scouts of Troop 5 have participated in a wide range of exciting events and activities.Troop 5 have served the community of Wilmette, IL since...

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Troop 5G: Girls in Scouting

We are very proud of our Troop 5 Girls! Starting in 2019, a new and separate girls troop took its place alongside our boys troop. Under the guidance of Scoutmaster Christine Randolfi, the Troop 5 Girls provide a wide range of events and activities. To learn more on...

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Troop 5’s 100th Anniversary Celebration

  Troop 5's 100th Anniversary Celebration! Join us at 6 PM, Saturday, November 26 at the Michigan Shores Club as we spend the evening remembering the service projects, outdoor adventures, and friendships of the last 100 years and anticipating the future. Kick off the...

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Upcoming Events


Campsgiving Dinner and Campout
at Camp Oakarro

Signup to join us for the feast!


Century of Scouting Celebration
at Michigan Shores Club

The Building Blocks of Scouting


Scouting offers a wide variety of activities and experiences that provide lasting memories and develops character and leadership.


Empowering leaders is one of Scouting’s core principles. Our Troop instills leadership through teamwork and personal growth.


Take the first step in realizing your full potential through rich experiences that will be valuable wherever your future leads.


Service is the gift we give to others. It allows us to sustain our community by identifying needs and targeting them.

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First Presbyterian Church of Wilmette
600 Ninth Street
Wilmette, IL 60091

Troop 5 is chartered to the First Presbyterian Church of Wilmette
Northeast Illinois Council,
Boy Scouts of America