Programs

Community Activities for Scouts

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

"A" Street will be closed to Council
"A" Street will be closed to Council

A street in Walton (around 120th) will be closed Monday, April 22 through Thursday, April 25th. The Cornhusker Council Outdoor Education Center will remain open during this time, but you will need to come from O Street.

Scouting for Food is an annual food collection orchestrated by Scouts from Cornhusker Council. Local Scouts distribute door hangers across their towns and return to pick up the food items one week later. Collected food is distributed to needy families throughout the communities of the Council.

The new Youth Protection Training we released last spring. This is the designated Youth Protection training for all adults, regardless of which BSA program they are involved in. All volunteers must take the new training by October 1st, 2018, no matter when they took the previous training.

Your troop can earn the Robotics Merit badge in 4 hour - hour and a half meetings. CSE will supply the Lego EV3 robots, the laptops, and the software needed, we just ask that the boys bring a notebook that they can draw in.

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 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.