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Boy Scout Troop 13
(DeKalb, Illinois)
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Boy Scout Troop 13 DeKalb, Illinois


   Come to a meeting:  
Moose Lodge in the Conference Room
1231 E Lincoln Hwy
DeKalb, IL  60115

Join in on a meeting and speak with the Scoutmaster.
SM Walter Staats call 815) 757-6204.
Or click on the Contact Scoutmaster link at the top of this page









If you are younger than 11 years old, you may join Cub Scouts,

Contact   Pack 133, DeKalb
They meet at Littlejohn Elementary School at 1212 School St., DeKalb, IL
on Mondays at 6:30 PM-on school days.

Or you can contact Cubmaster Steve Frieders

Scout Badge /Joining Requirements

Scout Badge (Joining) Requirements 


  1. Meet the age requirements. Be a boy who is 11 years old, or one who has completed the fifth grade or earned the Arrow of Light Award and is at least 10 years old, but is not yet 18 years old.
  2. Find a Scout troop near your home.
  3. Complete a Boy Scout application and health history signed by your parent or guardian.
  4. Repeat the Pledge of Allegiance.
  5. Demonstrate the Scout sign, salute, and handshake.
  6. Demonstrate tying the square knot (a joining knot).
  7. Understand and agree to live by the Scout Oath or Promise, Scout Law, motto, and slogan, and the Outdoor Code.
  8. Describe the Scout badge.
  9. Complete the Pamphlet Exercises. With your parent or guardian, complete the exercises in the pamphlet "How to Protect Your Children from Child Abuse: A Parent's Guide".
  10. Participate in a Scoutmaster conference. Turn in your Boy Scout application and health history form signed by your parent or guardian, then participate in a Scoutmaster conference.