News from the Black Swamp Area Council
November 6, 2017




Reminder! Recharters are due November 15 and should be reviewed by your district commissioner, staff or your district executive. 

If you need the recharter instructions resent, please contact your district commissioner or district executive to resend the instructions. 

Also, remember to check your unit's training on my.scouting.org to make sure your unit leaders have completed their appropriate leader specific training! Contact your district commissioner for any questions.

Risk Management Survey

Few youth organizations encompass the breadth, volume, and diversity of physical activity common to Scouting, and none enjoy a better safety record. The key to maintaining and improving this...[Read more]

Apply for Camp Staff!

Do you enjoy the summer camp experience and want to spend more than just one week a summer at camp? Consider joining the Camp Staff team at Camp Berry or Camp Lakota! Download the camp staff application here. Interviews start November 22!

Silver Beaver Nominations

It is that time of year again! Do you know a registered Scouter who has exceptional character and provided distinguished service in the Council? Then consider nominating them for the Silver Beaver Award. Nomination forms can be found here and must be submitted to the Findlay Service Center by December 8th.

Membership Update

Many of you continue to recruit more youth into your unit...[Read more]

Popcorn Sale

Thank you to all who participated in the 2017 popcorn sale...[Read more]

November High Adventure News

World Jamboree registration now open as well as news about Florida Sea Base and the Summit...[Read more]

New Info on Propane Cooking

As the days and nights get colder, Scouts and Scouters will be looking for ways to stay warm and cook meals efficiently while at camp...[Read more]

Upcoming Events

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Findlay National Scout Shop

The current promotions for the Findlay Scout Shop...[Read more]

Lima Scout Shop

Hours: Monday - Friday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm (closed 1 - 2 pm for lunch)



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