Get Hooked on Scouting!

Sign up to be a first-time Cub Scout and get your own free fishing rod and reel. Then come join us at a fishing derby near you on Sept 11 between 9-3 (come and go)! Locations: Conway Station Park – Conway Sunset Park – Benton Craighead Forest – Jonesboro Searcy City Lake – Searcy MLK Park […]

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Merit Badge University back online

Once again, Scouts from the Quapaw Area Council and surrounding areas will have the opportunity to complete up to three of over 25 merit badges being offered at Merit Badge University. This year’s MBU is once again being conducted virtually. Once again, Mr. Jim Britt is coordinating this year’s event.

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Cub Olympic Games – May 15th

On May 15th, Cub Scouts will converge on Camp Rockefeller to once again join in the glory of Cub Scouting awesomeness!! They will be given the opportunity to represent their “country” and bring home the GOLD in this year’s Cub Scout Games Cub Adventure Day. The entire family is invited to enjoy all the awesome […]

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Full Speed Ahead at Camp Rockefeller!!!

The Scouts are ready to get back to camp!!! After being unable to hold a live summer camp in 2020, Camp Rockefeller is very excited to have about 1150 scouts and leaders signed up over the course of three weeks. With a reduced capacity of 400/week due to Covid precautions, camp is nearly at capacity, […]

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2021 Council Officers

At the recent Annual Business Meeting of the Quapaw Area Council, the following listed officers or Executive Committee Members were elected to give leadership and direction to the Council.   Our mission:  To prepare young people of Arkansas to fulfill a values-based life of service and achievement.  Keeping safety at the forefront of all we […]

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White River News – May-June 2021

(Serving Independence, White, Jackson, Sharp, Fulton, and Izard Counties) District Chairman: David Shetron District Commissioner: John Exum District Executive: Kyle Polston   White River District Calendar of Events: May 11th – 6:30 PM District Committee Meeting = We will be meeting at FUMC in Searcy for those who would like to attend, and their will […]

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Popcorn Update

We are excited to announce that for 2021 we have entered into an agreement with Campmasters to serve as our Popcorn Vendor. One of the primary factors in this decision was a written commitment guaranteeing that all products would be available for the sale. Yes, we will have microwave products again as well as the […]

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Commissioner’s Report – May-June 2021

The recharter process is well underway. As a Council we are well ahead of where we were this time last year towards getting the recharters completed. For 2021 the Commissioners focus will be on helping our units regain their footing, get back into a more normal meeting pattern with an active outdoor program, and regain […]

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Saracen News – May-June 2021

Upcoming Dates: District Committee Meeting- Thursday May 13 at 6:00 PM Roundtable- Thursday May 13 at 7:00 PM   Day Camp will be August 2 through August 5 at John Cain Park in Stuttgart. This will be a day-time Day Camp not a twilight camp.   Friends of Scouting Campaign– $8,505 raised so far which […]

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