News & Activities


Religious Retreat – All God’s Wonder

Religious Retreat – All God’s Wonder

Published on August 25th, 2021

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 Improvement Days

Camp Lowden Improvement Days

Published on August 17th, 2021

Head out to camp to help with projects/improvements and enjoy the beautiful outdoors!
We have a few days coming up when we need your help.

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Dragon Power Fall Camp 2021

Dragon Power Fall Camp 2021

Published on July 30th, 2021

Harness the Power of a Dragon and test your Scout skills and spirit during Wanchanagi and White Eagle districts Fall Camp 2021. Open to all Scouts BSA and Venturing, youth will compete in dragon-themed activities all weekend. Webelos/Arrow of Light Scouts may camp as a guest of a Troop. Awards will be given out to top […]

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Scoutology 2021

Scoutology 2021

Published on July 27th, 2021

Come join us at our council’s all day in-person training event. Sign up today to learn from other Scouters. This course is open to Scouts in Scouts BSA and Venturing (not Cub Scouts), and all Scouting Adults.

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Kiwanis Woodcutter’s Ball

Kiwanis Woodcutter’s Ball

Published on July 27th, 2021

This annual workday at Canyon Camp has the primary focus of preparing the camp for the winter camping season.

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COVID-19 News – Updated 6/21/2021

COVID-19 News – Updated 6/21/2021

Published on June 21st, 2021

As COVID-19 continues to have changing implications for Scouting across our Council’s twelve counties , this page is here to offer resources for units and families to successfully continue Scouting from home, online, or in small groups. This is also where you will find important updates from the Blackhawk Area Council and our national Boy Scouts […]

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Friends of Scouting 2021

Friends of Scouting 2021

Published on February 20th, 2021

FOS, or Friends of Scouting, is the council-level annual giving campaign. In most councils, Friends of Scouting represents the council’s largest source of income.

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2021/22 Blackhawk Area Council OKPIK Training

2021/22 Blackhawk Area Council OKPIK Training

Published on February 6th, 2021

Blackhawk Area Council announces Okpik, Cold Weather Camping Training, for registered scouters and mature scouts (ages 14 and up). This program covers the preparation and techniques needed to ensure a successful, safe, and fun cold weather camping experience. 

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Pre-Event Screening Checklist

Pre-Event Screening Checklist

Published on November 25th, 2020

Must-Use Pre-Event Medical Screening Checklist Has COVID Updates Prior to any unit activity, this Pre-Event Medical Screening Checklist should be reviewed and used as necessary. Click here for the Checklist

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