Council Service Center & Scout Shop Opening in a Modified Format

The Quapaw Area Council is Here for You For the safety of our employees, volunteers, and members, the Quapaw Area Council shall support local government and community efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. Quapaw Area Council Scout Service Center Beginning Wednesday, May 20th and until further notice, the Quapaw Area Council will open in […]

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Delayed Start to Camp Rockefeller due to COVID-19

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. Our aims are character development, leadership development, citizenship training and personal fitness. Central among the various methods that we use to […]

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Sustain Scouting and get CARES Act Federal Deduction

We hope that you and your family continue to remain safe during this national health crisis. Our thoughts and prayers are with you as we navigate these difficult times. We wanted to let you know that the Quapaw Area Council is continuing to work to deliver quality programming to our Scouting families. We know that […]

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Scouts Tell Hunger to Take a Hike!

The Quapaw Area Council, in cooperation with the Arkansas Food Bank and the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas, held their first annual Scouting For Food campaign earlier this month. Scout Executive/CEO Marcal Young reported that over 400 Scouts and Scouters collected over 13,000 pounds of food across 39 counties of Arkansas, contributing over 2000 service […]

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New Camp Director Selected – Garry Hahne

The Quapaw Area Council is pleased to announce that Garry Hahne has been selected as Camp Director for Camp Rockefeller. A Silver Beaver recipient, Garry has been serving in Scouting for over 35 years. After a 22 year career in the military, retiring as a M.Sgt, Garry had the opportunity to serve as a camp […]

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26th Annual Boy Scout Classic Another Huge Success

A summertime tradition in Paragould has become the annual Boy Scout Classic golf tournament to benefit local Scouting. On June 20th, this year’s event provided yet another great day of camaraderie and fun, all while raising over $15,000 for the Quapaw Area Council. This year’s winning team (pictured) was representing Community Title. Congratulations to Chad […]

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Camp Rockefeller Once Again Nationally Accredited

Camp Rockefeller was rated a nationally accredited camp today, June 18, 2019.  Congratulations to the Camp Director, David Clark; Program Director, Archer Tribett and the quality Camp Staff for meeting the many standards required to be a Nationally accredited camp.  Over 200 standards related to safety and quality program were reviewed for Camp Rockefeller to […]

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Scouts Present Report to Governor Hutchinson

On May 11th, a delegation of young men and women embodying the goals of Scouting and exemplifying the Scout Oath and Law presented the BSA’s 2018 achievements and 2019 goals during its Report to the State at the Arkansas State Capitol.The Report to the State youth delegation included Scouts from each Council in the State […]

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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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French Hill Honored with Distinguished Eagle Scout Award

French Hill, United States Congressman, was awarded the Distinguished Eagle Scout Award upon nomination by the Quapaw Area Council and the Boy Scouts of America.  This award is granted to Eagle Scouts who, after 25 years, have distinguished themselves in their life work and who have shared their talents with their communities on a voluntary […]

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