Programs

Community Activities for Scouts

Check back frequently for lists of events and volunteer opportunities for Scouts organized by other organizations.

The Cornhusker Council is happy to announce a Council wide Scout Spirit Week! In honor of National Constitution and Citizenship Day (September 17th), all Scouts are encouraged to honor our Country.

Calling all Catholic scouts, who are interested in earning their religious emblem, to an informational meeting on September 10th at 6:00 pm at Blessed John the 23rd Center - 3700 Sheridan Blvd.
Ad Altare Dei Designed for any youth of the Roman Catholic Faith who is registered in a BSA Troop or Crew.
Pope Pius XII Designed for Venturing Crew Members and Boy Scouts 15 years old and older.

Cornhusker Council BSA to present “Cornhusker Bill’s Wild West” featuring “Hollywood Gun Coach and World Champion Trick Gun Handler Joey Dillon” as part of entertainment offerings at Lancaster County Super Fair!

We will be having a wonderful Solar Eclipse Event and Camping. Camp Cornhusker lies directly in the path of Solar Eclipse and will be visible at about 1pm on Monday, August 21st. We have beautiful landscape and unobstructed views of the eclipse. A great place for pictures.

We are looking for 15 Scouters and Older Scouts to help as the Market to Market Relay uses the Cornhusker OEC on September 30th as an exchange point. Lets show them some great hospitality.
Registration is at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/m2m-ne-2017-course-volunteers-minus-gptn-tickets-34856883878
Go to Exchange Point 17 and get a "Ticket" and then show up so we can get things set-up by 1130 on September 30th, 2017.

Two Saltdog and Scouting experiences in 2017! On June 9th, take the whole family to an evening (and Overnight) at the ballpark. Then, on August 1st, the Lincoln Saltdogs along with the Cornhusker Council will host a day camp for Cub Scouts.

Volunteers needed to: plant 35 trees and 1000 plugs of prairie flowers and grasses, install gator bags on trees, spread mulch and water the plantings.