Activity Category: Events


Religious Retreat – God Bless America

Religious Retreat – God Bless America

Published on August 10th, 2022

Please join us for a weekend of fellowship and Duty to God. Activities are planned for your youth throughout the weekend. Patches and all food is included.

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Camp Lowden Sporting Clays Days

Camp Lowden Sporting Clays Days

Published on August 9th, 2022

First Saturday of EVERY month starting in May through November. Come out in a group or as an individual. Course is made up of report pairs and true pairs that will engage a first-time shooter and challenge any experienced shooter.

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2022/23 Blackhawk Area Council OKPIK Training

2022/23 Blackhawk Area Council OKPIK Training

Published on August 8th, 2022

This program covers the preparation and techniques needed to ensure a successful, safe, and fun cold weather camping experience. 

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Scoutology 2022 – Registration NOW Open

Scoutology 2022 – Registration NOW Open

Published on August 8th, 2022

Save the Date…November 5th and join us at our council’s all day in-person training event. This course is open to Scouts in Scouts BSA and Venturing (not Cub Scouts), and all Scouting Adults.

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Grant Pilgrimage 2022

Grant Pilgrimage 2022

Published on April 17th, 2022

Over 4000 Scouts and Scouters arrive in Galena, IL to take in a historic trail hike, visit Grant’s home and many other historic sites of national prominence. Participants can interact with impersonators of the original 9 Generals of Galena, take in a Civil War skirmish on the banks of the Galena River as well as visit the Civil War encampment to see how soldiers lived. Other interesting sites and activities include numerous museums, shops, parks, patch trading, a blacksmith shop, a woodcarver, a potter, and fur trader.

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