Jayhawk Area Council is a local council of the Boy Scouts of America covers 39 counties across northern Kansas. See also Scouting in Kansas.
In 1928 the Topeka Council took over 39 counties across northern Kansas and became the Jayhawk Area Council.
Each District coordinates scout leader training. activities and other resources for community based scouting programs. This council is divided into 3 Districts:
Council Camps Edit
Jayhawk Area Council Camps feature many resources for organizing exciting outdoor adventure group activities and are available for rental by scout groups, families and other youth groups. Some camps feature an organized week long campership program during summer months.
Council Special Events Edit
- Council Scout Fair
- Wood Badge
- University of Scouting
Order of the Arrow Edit
Order of the Arrow is the National Honor Society of Scouting and recognized those who uphold the scouting ideals of camping, service and citizenship.
- Mic-O-Say Lodge is the OA Lodge for this council.
Eagles Nest Edit
Noteworthy scouts and service projects of the council:
External Links Edit
- jayhawkcouncil.org - Official Website of Jayhawk Area Council