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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Pinnacle News – May-June 2021

(Serving Pulaski County and Lonoke County) District Chairman: Shawn Johnson District Commissioner: Bruce Bauer District Director: Darius Peoples   Pinnacle District Calendar of Events May 11 – District Committee Meeting: 6:00 PM via Zoom 13 – Cub Scout & Scouts BSA Roundtable via Zoom 14 – 15: Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills and Basic Adult […]

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Crowley’s Ridge News – May-June 2021

District Chairman: Adam Long District Commissioner: Brandy Sawyer District Executive:  Vacant Crowley’s Ridge District Calendar of Events May 11 – District Committee Meeting: 6:00 PM via Zoom 13 – Cub Scout & Scouts BSA Roundtable via Zoom June 8 – District Committee Meeting: 6:00 PM via Zoom 10 – Cub Scouts & Scouts BSA Roundtable: […]

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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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Ouachita District News – May-June 2021

Upcoming Events: May 6th, 2021 – District Committee Meeting May 6th, 2021 – District Roundtable Meeting June 3rd, 2021 – District Committee Meeting June 3th, 2021 – District Roundtable   All Ouachita Scoutmasters and Assistance Scoutmasters are encouraged to attend Pinnacle District’s IOLS training, which will be held May 14th-15th at Maumelle Park in Little […]

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Updated COVID-19 Statement

Statement on COVID-19 Regarding Meetings and Events – Updated April 1, 2021 The safety of our Scouts, volunteers, employees, and communities is our top priority. The Quapaw Area Council will continue to require masks and social distancing in our Council Service Center, Scout Shop, Camp Rockefeller and at all Council and District events until further […]

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Dr. Jinnings Burruss earns Certified Executive Chef recognition

Congratulations to Dr. W. Jinnings Burruss for obtaining his World Chefs Certified Executive Chef credential! Jinnings has served as the Executive Chef for Camp Rockefeller for many years and is instrumental in making the food at Camp Rockefeller a cut above, but now he has earned this credential from the World Chefs Association. The holder […]

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COVID-19 Vaccination Availability for BSA Volunteers and Staff

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) expanded the definition of “essential workers” to incorporate out-of-school time workers, including camp “staff.” To support that move, the CDC recently made changes to their website to explicitly list camp staff in Phase 1b of their vaccination prioritization. Please note that while the CDC has recommended that […]

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Beaver Day 2021 News!! Time To Get Camp READY for SCOUTS!!!

ANNOUNCING – BEAVER DAY AT CAMP! QUAPAW AREA COUNCIL, BSA ANNUAL CAMP CLEAN UP/FIX UP WEEKEND WILL BE SATURDAY, MARCH  20th 2021 YOU’RE INVITED TO COME CAMPING AND JOIN IN THE SCOUTING FELLOWSHIP AS WE OPEN CAMP  FOR ANOTHER GREAT CAMPING SEASON BRING YOUR LIMB-LOPPERS, SHOVELS, RAKES, LEAF BLOWERS, PRESSURE WASHERS, GLOVES & ENERGY! DUE […]

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How to Watch the Volunteer Recognition Event

Thank you for your interest in this year’s Quapaw Area Council Volunteer Recognition Event. We are so thankful that you are going to be joining us as we celebrate the accomplishments of so many during 2020. It really promises to be an extraordinary night! We appreciate your flexibility with this year’s unusual format. To view […]

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