News from Black Swamp Area Council

July 2021

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District Fall Kickoffs are set

Join us for this year's Fall Kickoff as we prepare for an exciting launch to the Scouting program. There will be two breakout sessions occuring at the same time for Fall Program/Recruitment and Popcorn. Be sure to register at ...

Popcorn Sale ready to 'pop'

Check out the latest Popcorn Sale information, get your unit registered to sell, see dates for popcorn trainings, New Unit Kernel Q&A and learn more about the council Popcorn Facebook Group...

National Fall Membership Session

This first-of-its-kind national online membership event to discuss ideas to help engage new families has sold out. Be sure to check the council website for a listing of broadcast options ...

Findlay, Lima Scout Shop Hours Update

The Findlay and Lima Scout Shops are now open more hours each week for your shopping needs...

District Kickoffs

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Program kickoff is Aug. 12

At Camp Berry, Gardner Shelter.


Program kickoff is July 29

At Camp Lakota, main pavilion

Great Oaks

Program kickoff is Aug. 12

At Lima Scout Ofice

Old Sycamore

Program kickoff is Aug. 10

At Purple Door Church in Celina

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National Moment

Catching up with Roger C. Mosby, BSA's newest Chief Scout Executive

Mosby recently shared his thoughts and offered an update on the path forward for the Boy Scouts of America. >>READ MORE


Extraordinary Explorers

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Operating Hours 

Findlay Scout Office

(419) 422-4356

2100 Board Ave.
Findlay, OH 45840


Monday: 8 am - 5 pm
Tuesday: 8 am - 5 pm
Wednesday: 8 am - 5 pm
Thursday: 8 am - 5 pm
Friday: 8 am - 5 pm
 Saturday: CLOSED

Findlay National Scout Shop

(419) 423-7174

2100 Board Ave.
Findlay, OH 45840


Monday*: 9 am - 5 pm
Tuesday*: 9 am - 5 pm
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday*: 9 am - 7 pm
Friday*: 9 am - 5 pm
 *Closed 1:30-2 pm for lunch* 

 Saturday: 10 am - 2 pm

Lima Scout Shop and Office

(419) 227-2107

752 W Robb Ave
Lima, OH 45801


Monday*: 8:30 am - 5 pm
Tuesday*: 8:30 am - 5 pm
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday*: 9:30 - 6 pm
Friday*: 8:30 am - 5 pm

Saturday: CLOSED

*Closed 1-2 for lunch