News from Black Swamp Area Council

May 2024

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National Membership Fee-Council Service Fee Announcement
Thank you for the leadership you provide to deliver the Scouting program in the Black Swamp Area Council. Over the past 3 months our council leadership was able to...

Council Calendar Updates

The council calendar has been updated through August, 2025...

New Cub Handbooks
New Cub Scout Rank Handbooks are available at both Scout Shops...

Findlay Golf Outing
The Findlay Service Center will be closed Thursday, May 16...

Fall 2024 Popcorn Sale
Fall 2024 Popcorn Sale is coming! Register your unit now...

Growing Leaders Gala and Auction to take place on May 1
Arrowwood District Volunteers host Growing Leaders Gala & Auction...

2024 Scouting Golf Classic
Register now for the Scouting Golf Classic on May 16th at the Findlay Country Club...

Adult Application Flow Now Requires Completed CBC
Adult volunteer applications now require completion of background check before individual can assume leadership role...

Youth Protection Training
Proof of Youth Protection Training certificate must be submitted with all adult applications...

Do you like to work with youth? Do you want to have a fun and filled summer? Then look no further because we have a spot..

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...

All ACE funds expiring July 1
All ACE funds must be used for allowable activities no later than July 1, 2024 ...

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