Our mission 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.

In June the store and office hours, are M-F 9am-5pm.  In July, we will be closing at noon on Friday's.  

The OEC store and office will be closed Monday July 3rd and Tuesday July 4th in observance of Independence Day.

Scouts and Scouters are being asked to help with Lancaster County Relay for Life on Saturday, June 24th. Volunteers are need to help with a Color Guard, lighting luminaries and other events from 10am to 4pm. If you are interested either as Scout family or group please contact Tracy Straatmeyer at tstraatmeyer@ameritas.com or 402-429-5639

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.

The Prairie Winds district has been holding lots of day camps this summer. One in each County! These Scouts are doing at least 7 stations which focused on STEM; Teamwork; Artistic Expression; and Physical Skills. These stations included launching Aqua Pod Rockets; life-size Hungry Hungry Hippos; leatherwork designing and stamping; rope- making; Shooting Sports; Sack Races; and Kickball.

Football season will be here soon!
It's time to start thinking about Husker Football again, and with the new additions in East Stadium, we need MORE USHERS!!! If you are interested in ushering at the Home football games, all you have to do is get signed up on-line. Sign up on-line by clicking Scout Ushering Registration All Ushers must be registered with the Boy Scouts, and wear a FULL uniform to the games. (Scout Shirt, pants or shorts, socks, and belt)