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GSLAC Coronavirus Reopening Plan

GSLAC Coronavirus Reopening Plan

All service centers and scout shops will re-open to customers on Monday, June 1. Service centers are open from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (Decatur, Cape & Herrin service centers will close from 12 to 1 p.m. for lunch.)The following safety guidelines will be followed:

Contact-free item pick-up

Contact-free item pick-up is available at the MacArthur Service Center for Eagle certificates, training awards, etc. For service, please press the intercom button at the front door, and notify the receptionist that you have an item-pick-up. The items will be placed on a table between the front office glass doors. You will then be contacted to retrieve your items. This system is for Eagle certificates, training awards, etc. A sign will be posted for where items can be retrieved. For all other service centers, please call to arrange a contact-free pick-up.

The Greater St. Louis Area Council has six Scout Shops to serve its members. For current store hours visit the Council website, You can also shop online at any time at


Before entering any of our properties, service centers, or Scout Shops, we ask that you self-screen (in accordance with State guidelines) for COVID-19 symptoms and exposure by asking yourself the following questions:

If you have answered yes to any of the above questions, please do not enter into any of the offices.


We plan to continually evaluate our program offerings and policies related to COVID-19 on a daily basis and immediately communicate any changes and additions. In the meantime, please stay safe, follow recommended precautions and utilize the camp facilities and programs we’ve made available:

All details can be found on our website, and our council Facebook page. As of June 3, all Illinois camp properties will be available for the Outdoor Family Experience!