Prairie Hills District Events

Prairie Hills District Pinewood Derby Race

The district pinewood derby race will be APril 6, 2019, at Liberty Elementary School in Harrisburg, SD (200 E Willow St).  Weigh-in begins 11:30 am on Saturday.  Lions will race at 1 pm, followed by all other races.

Registration must be completed and returned to Char Faulstich ( or 605 323 0740 or cell 605 759 0006) no later than March 30, 2019, 11:59 pm.  Cost to race is $5 per car.

All rules for the race can be found here:  race rules/leader guide

Registration form for the race can be found here:  registration form


District Adult Recognition Dinner

Prairie Hills District will proudly recognize our volunteers on May 9, 2019, at 6 pm.  There is no cost to attend.  We will reocgnize the following:

     -Den Leader of the Year

     -Cub Scout Leader of the Year

     -Troop Leader of the Year

     -Crew Leader of the Year

     -Rookie of the Year (must be new to scouting in 2018)

     -Unit Commissioner of the Year

     -Scouting Family of the Year

     -Spouse of the Year

     -District Committee Member of the Year (must be registered and serving on the district committee)

     -Popcorn Kernel of the Year

     -District Award of Merit (this is the highest award a scouting district can present)

To nominate a volunteer, download the form here:  nomination form

Nominations for the District Award of Merit CANNOT be made using the district nomination form.  To nominate someone for the district award of merit, use the form found here.


All nominations are due to the Sioux Council offices by April 1, 2019, 11:59 pm.  For questions, please contact Char Faulstich (; 605 323 0740; 605 759 0006)


Aviation Merit Badge 


For those who have already registered for the classes, they are:


March 4, 11, and 18, 7 pm, 3401 N Aviation Ave (above the Avera hangars)

April 9, 16, and 23, 7 pm, 3401 N Aviation Ave (above the Avera hangars)