News from Black Swamp Area Council, B.S.A.

April 2022

Citizenship in Society Merit Badge Counselors Needed

Beginning July 1, all Scouts BSA members are required to earn the Citizenship in Society Merit Badge to earn the Eagle Badge. If you are interested in becoming a Counselors, in the Counselor (Facilitator) Expectations application. CLICK HERE to learn more.

Section C-6B Conclave is May 13-16

Join Section C-6B on May 13-15 at Cricket Holler Scout Camp to experience the 2022 Section Conclave! Enjoy a weekend with your fellow Arrowmen from western Ohio. Learn more HERE!

Campership Assistance Forms Due by May 15

Campership assistance helps Scouts and families needing assistance in paying the fees for council-sponsored scout summer activities. Don't miss camp, CLICK HERE and apply today.

2023 National Jamboree, Pumpkinvine Nature Trail & Serpent Mound

National Youth Leadership Training for Scouts to Build Skills

The National Youth Leadership Training models a typical month in a Scouting unit and reinforces a youth-led, adult-guided model helping Scouts build and grow their leadership skills. CLICK HERE for more!.

In Other News

Silver Beaver Video Spotlight

This year's Silver Beaver recipients share their individual Scouting journeys in these brief videos featured at this year's Council Dinner. 

Operating Hours 

Findlay Scout Office

(419) 422-4356

2100 Broad 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 Broad Ave.
Findlay, OH 45840


Monday*: CLOSED
Tuesday*: 10 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 10 am - 6 pm
Thursday*: 10 am - 6 pm
Friday*: 10 am - 6 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