Are you planning a “High Adventure” trip with your Troop or Crew in the next two years to one of the BSA national high Adventure bases? Join us for Wilderness First Aid Training the weekend of April 6th, 2018.

Join us on March 1st for the Prairie Winds Annual District Dinner at the Seward Civic Center. We will be recognizing our great adult volunteers and all the youth that earned their Eagle Scout in 2017.

Watch the Stars Hockey Game. Camp out and skate at the Ice Box after the game.

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.

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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