News from Black Swamp Area Council

June, 2023

Explore The Final Frontier at Camp Lakota
Youth of the community are welcome to attend Camp Lakota's Cub Scout Camping, and explore new worlds in search of The Final Frontier. Register your child today ...

Adventure Camp 2023
Are you looking for a spot to send your youth for a week of Fun! Look no further, we at Camp Berry have an Awesome program Called Adventure Camp and you can come 1 week or more. We look forward to seeing you...

It's Time To Renew Your Non-Unit Registration!
All members of the BSA must renew their registration annually. While unit registrations run January 1-December 31, Non-Unit registrations run July 1-June 30...

Council Pinewood Derby Race Championship Winners
On Saturday April 29, the Black Swamp Area Council held their annual Pinewood Derby championship race. Once again, this year's race was hosted at the Reineke Ford Lincoln dealership in Findlay...

Scouting Lima Area Golf Outing
Save the Date! Lima Area Scouting Golf Outing - Thursday, September 21, 2023 at the Bluffton Golf Club...

Patterson named new Exploring Executive
Alexandra Patterson named the new Exploring Executive for Black Swamp Area Council...

Lima Scout Shop summer hours June 1 to Aug. 29
The Lima Scout Shop will observe summer hours between June 1 and Aug. 29. The store hours are ...

Findlay Office Closure
The Findlay office will be closed Friday, June 16 from 9 AM - 1 PM for staff development...

Yammine Lodge Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting
Yammine Lodge grand opening and ribbon cutting on Tuesday, June 20 at 5pm...

Charter Organization Luncheon at Camp Berry and Camp Lakota
As an effort to strengthen our relationships with the charter organizations...

100th Anniversary of Camping on the Shores of Eagle Creek at Camp Berry
Save the date to join the Black Swamp Area Council to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of camping on the Shores of Eagle Creek at Camp Berry...

Countdown to Kickoff 2023
SAVE THE DATE & Catch all the latest news, scores & game details on this year's Fall Scouting Kickoff on this page as information becomes available...

Eagle Project Yard Signs
Eagle Scout service project yard signs are available to purchase for $15 each at the Findlay Service Center and Lima Scout Shop...

Eagle Scout Graduation Honor Cords
Have your graduating Eagle Scout display their accomplishment this year with the Eagle Scout Honor Cords, available at both the Findlay and Lima Scout Shops ...

District Pages

Scout Shop and Service Center 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