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Scout leaders in Southwest Wisconsin donate over $3,200

A special thanks goes out to local Scouting volunteers.  At the Arrowhead District February Roundtable they donated over $3,200 to kick-off  the 2010 Friends of Scouting Campaign.  Added to the donations of local businesses Arrowhead Distirct has currently raised over 20% of its $35,000 goal.

Friends of Scouting provides annual support for the Blackhawk Area Council which provides service to local communities by [...]

Help for Haiti

Our hearts and prayers go out to the people of Haiti. Many members of the BSA family want to provide assistance to the people affected by this horrific earthquake. Find out how you can help in the disaster relief.

Digital Scouting Magazine

Check out the first digital edition of Scouting magazine!  It’s available on  Click on the image of the magazine cover to start reading.   The digital edition is a work in progress designed to make Scouting magazine an even more useful tool for our members.  Watch for improvements such as embedded video and links to [...]

Arrowhead Training Dates

Here are the 2010 Arrowhead Training Dates.  Please add them to your calendar and keep an eye for specific places and dates for our fall trainings.

Cub Scout Essentials and position specific – March 27 and October 1 (Potentially offered in Monroe and Platteville/Lancaster on the same day)
Cub Scout Outdoor – May 1 – Near Darlington
Boy [...]

Tour de Blackhawk coming this June




Bike Tour


Bring a Bike, Sleeping Bag and a Tent…

We’ll do the Cooking!

June 11-12-13, 2010

Monticello, Wisconsin


As part of Blackhawk Area Council’s celebration of 100 years of Scouting in the USA, we are bringing to you, for the first time ever, a Council Camporee on wheels. There will be options for bike riders of all [...]

Scouting Day at UW-Platteville Basketball

Come visit the Pioneers February 20, 2010 for a men’s/women’s double header.   The action starts at 4 p.m. on the one and only Bo Ryan Court.

Cost is very reasonable at $1.75 per child and $3.50 per adult for both games.  All orders should be sent in through your Scouting unit.  Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and [...]