Program Category: Cub Scouts


Unit Charter Renewal Information

Unit Charter Renewal Information

Published on September 20th, 2022

If at any time you are experiencing difficulty completing your Charter Renewal, please contact the Council Office at 815.397.0210 and you will be connected with your local staff member for assistance. Ready to get started? Internet Rechartering How do we access Online Rechartering? Click here for Internet Advancement to access rechartering. You must be a […]

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Purchase Popcorn…Support Scouts

Purchase Popcorn…Support Scouts

Published on September 6th, 2022

Popcorn sales isn’t just about selling popcorn…It’s also about promoting Scouting! Easy on-line ordering.

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Fall Family Camp 2022 at Lowden

Fall Family Camp 2022 at Lowden

Published on August 13th, 2022

One family weekend left…Where did the summer go!
Enjoy camping, shooting sports, scout skills, climbing, games, and more!

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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 Improvement Days

Camp Lowden Improvement Days

Published on August 10th, 2022

Head out to camp to help with projects/improvements and enjoy the beautiful outdoors! We have several projects that need to be completed before winter.

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Friends of Scouting

Friends of Scouting

Published on August 7th, 2022

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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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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COVID-19 News – Updated 2/28/2022

COVID-19 News – Updated 2/28/2022

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 of […]

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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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