Topic: Foothills

Week 4 added to Camp Rockefeller Schedule!

BIG NEWS!! Due to Overwhelming Response for this summer’s Camp Rockefeller we have just decided to ADD WEEK 4!!! It will be held from Jun 26-Jul 2 and it is now open for reservations with a $200 deposit. All campsites are open so get your deposit down soon as sites are assigned based on date […]

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Shanna Richardson selected as Scout Executive

The Selection committee of the Council announced Shanna Richardson as Scout Executive of the Quapaw Area Council in Little Rock, Arkansas, effective January 16, 2022. Marcal Young is retiring Dec 31st after a 40 year career with the BSA. Shanna began her Scouting career in 2001 as a Scoutreach Professional at the Trapper Trails Council […]

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Foothills District News – May-June 2021

The Foothills District continues to shine as we move into 2021 and the promise of greater things ahead! This section of the newsletter will focus on all that’s happening in our neck of the woods. Cub Day Camp Info Cub Scout Day Camp is ON for this year!!! Our “Weird Science” Day Camp will be […]

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Conway Girl Completes Eagle Scout Project

On August 4, Diana Ashley (17) completed one more major step toward fulfilling a lifelong dream: becoming an Eagle Scout. Diana led a project to build a fire pit with a paver stone circle and a Screenings foundation at the First Baptist Church of Conway. Diana and the volunteers who helped her spent over 175 […]

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Unit Meeting Guidelines during COVID-19

August 10, 2020   Quapaw Area Council; Boy Scouts of America Risk Management Unit Meeting Guidelines, Fall 2020 COVID 19 Guidelines   Preliminary Comments: The Council office has received questions about how to proceed with the Scouting program at the unit level this Fall.  Unfortunately, there are no perfect answers.  This should be obvious to […]

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Foothills District Service to Others project

From the beginning, Scouting has been all about service to others, often during times of trouble.  The Scout Slogan: “Do a Good Turn Daily” says it all.  Selling war savings stamps during World War I, supporting Scouting for Food, and participating in Service to America projects to combat hunger, homelessness, inadequate housing, and poor health […]

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Get Signed Up For Day Camp!!

Cub Training

It’s almost summer and that means….Twilight Camp!!! Here is a list of each Day Camp / Twilight Camp by District:   Crowley’s Ridge June 10-11, 13-14 Jonesboro Info Foothills June 6-8 Damascus Info Ouachita June 10-14 Bryant Info Ouachita June 17-21 Hot Springs Info Pinnacle June 11-13 N. Little Rock Info Saracen Aug 6-9 White […]

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Quapaw Area Council Helps Hurricane Florence Victims

This Relief Effort Has Now Ended In December 2018, the Quapaw Area Council engaged in a cooperative effort with the East Carolina Council as well as nine other councils to bring much needed relief supplies to families still trying to recover from the devastation of Hurricane Florence that hit on Sept 14. More than 2000 […]

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May-June 2018 issue of the Scouter newsletter

The May-June 2018 issue of the Quapaw Area Council newsletter, the Scouter, is now available and can be downloaded here. 2018 May Jun Scouter In this issue: John Carman Retirement New Program Name and Campaign Upcoming Events Preparing for Join Scouting Night Tank is Getting Greasy National Youth Leadership Training Program Preview Coming in June […]

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