News from Black Swamp Area Council

January 2023

Friends of Scouting 2024
We have kicked off the 2024 Friends of Scouting Campaign. Please consider a donation and support Scouting locally and help us prepare youth for life...

Fireside Coffee Conversations
As an effort to update our council unit volunteer leadership, 13 fireside chats, one in each of our counties, are being scheduled...

Resources for Cub Scout program update
BSA is beginning a monthslong rollout of information about the Cub Scout program updates. Get the most accurate information, here are four resources to keep your eyes on ...

Placemats for Blue & Gold banquets available
Blue & Gold placemats featuring activities and upcoming fun for 2024 are available ...

Council Coordinated Meeting
You are invited to attend the upcoming Council Coordinated Meeting...

Exploring Cocktail Hour
Support Exploring in a fun, laid back way! Join us on Thursday, January 25th from 5:30-7 PM for light canapes, cocktails, and mingle with fellow community members all for a good cause...

2024 Coffee & Tea Sale Interest Form for Units
Attention all Units interested in Selling Coffee and Tea in 2024 - The Interest Survey is open...

Did You Forget to Subscribe to Scout's Life?
The Council is no longer able to add magazine subscriptions after registration, but subscribing is easy...

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*:10 am -6pm
Tuesday*: 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

 *Closed 1-2 pm for lunch* 

Saturday: CLOSED