Seven Feathers 2018 District Dinner. Join us for a special night of recognition at the annual dinner. we will be meeting at the Adams Community Building in Adams, NE . Register now.

Scouts will be able to meet the Stars players on the ice after the game. Scouts will also be picked randomly to part of the intermission games and color guard ceremony. Discount $13.00 price for Scouts and Families. Tickets must be purchased directly from Stars by 1/18/2018

A person can die from bleeding within 5 minutes. Learn proper tourniquet application and bleeding control techniques to provide immediate bleeding control to victims. This training will be featured during the February Salt Valley Roundtable.

The Klondike Derby program pays tribute to the 2018 Winter Olympics with the theme Klondike Games. Come to Klondike January 26-28th and go for the gold! Twelve activity stations will challenge Scouts both individually and as a team. While many of the activities will be very familiar to avid fans of the winter Olympics, Scouts should Be Prepared for a local twist on the traditional sports.

We have lots of new programs starting up in the new year. Check out this great new graphic that displays very nicely the new program we are launching in 2018 & 2019. We are allowing a few Cub Packs with Charter Partner Approval to start as an Early Adopter to the Family Cub Scout Program.

The Cornhusker Council is please to announce that Sammi Lowery will be the Camp Director for Camp Cornhusker in 2018! Take a moment to learn a little about our new Camp Director.

The Silver Beaver Award is the highest award the Cornhusker Council can bestow on a Scouting Adult. The nominations are due to the Cornhusker Council Service Center on February 28th, 2018. Please take the time to nominate that outstanding Scouter that is making a difference.


National News

The BSA’s Board of Directors unanimously approved welcoming girls into our iconic Cub Scout program and delivering a Scouting program for older girls that will enable them to advance and earn the highest rank of Eagle Scout. A unique approach allows us to maintain the integrity of the single-gender model while also meeting the needs of today’s families.

Effective September 1, 2017, Youth Protection Training will be required for all adult leaders at the time of registration. Paper applications from new leaders must be accompanied by a Youth Protection Training completion certificate, which must be filed with the application.

With the recent annual number of Eagle Scouts earned averaging more than 50,000 nationally, it can be easy to forget that some communities go years, or even decades, between Eagle...

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What started as a fun family vacation became a frightening experience for two brothers when one began drowning while swimming. Brothers Jake and Josh L. were swimming in a lake when Jake...

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