Welcome to the Southern Crescent District Website!

The Southern Crescent District is in the Atlanta Area Council, serving Scouts, Leaders and Parents in Clayton County and South Fulton County. See this Google Map for location and contact information for Cub Scout Packs (boys in 1st through 5th Grade are Cub Scouts), Troops and more Pack information are at the BeAScout website

For an overview of Scouting, see this "We Are Scouts" video or this Pack 1030 animoto; or this "What Scouting Does Right" video; or this one about Cub Scout Camping and Outdoor Activities!  Or this one from a Michigan Troop (the activities depicted have been done by local Troops too!), or these.  Deciding between Sports and Scouts (you can do both):  see this clip.  Like us on our Facebook Page! And see the District Flickr Photo Site.  Need more information? Please contact:

Forgot how to Login (forgot the Username and Password)? Click here. Please see the "Menu" of items to the left.  As noted in the Website Guide, "About Us & How to Join" tells you about Scout Programs and Units, gives you the paperwork needed to join, plus a list of units (Cub Scout Packs, Boy Scout Troops and Venturing Crews) and contact information for leaders of those units; Cub Scout Meeting Plans gives you "rip and run" complete plans for Meetings with your boys, and the Cub Scout Month by Month Activity Ideas will give you easy + fun ideas of cool places to go and things to do including this Great Big List of Places to Go (good for Boy Scouts and Visiting Relatives too); "Leader Training" shows you how to learn more for an easier + better program, and more.  We gratefully accept donations of uniforms, camping gear and Scouting resources, as part of our "Helping Our Scout Buddies" Service Project.  The Southern Crescent District serves South Fulton County, including Chattahoochee Hill Country, College Park, East Point, Fairburn, Hapeville, Palmetto & Union City, and Clayton County, including Jonesboro, Riverdale, Rex, Forest Park, Morrow, Lovejoy and Lake City; many of us are friends with the South Fulton County Chamber of Commerce, Keep South Fulton BeautifulSafe Kids Georgia programs.

Troop 3499 Merit Badge Clinic and Webelos Workshop November 19

Posted on Oct 20 2016 - 6:36pm

Troop 3499 will hold a Merit Badge Clinic and Webelos Workshop November 19.  See the Calendar Entry for details.

Awards and Recognition: Show Some Love To Some Leaders ...

Posted on Oct 20 2016 - 6:34pm

Have you told your Leaders how much you like them and appreciate them?  Consider these options:

  • District Level Awards for Leaders and Units are listed in the District Banquet Page.
  • Units might like to have Journey To Excellence Recognition.  
  • For Unit Level Recognition, see this Awards Page: Parents, there may be an award there your Scoutmaster or Cubmaster has earned, you just need to award them!
  • That Awards Page has lots of Youth Awards too.
  • The Silver Beaver Award is "The highest award that a local council can give to a volunteer Scout Leader for service to youth".  See this page for how to nominate someone.  Submit no later than November 18, 2016.
  • The Whitney M. Young Jr. Service Award is to recognize outstanding services by an adult individual or an organization for demonstrated involvement in the development and implementation of Scouting opportunities for youth from rural or low-income urban backgrounds.  See this page for how to nominate someone.  Deadline likely in first quarter of the year.

Thank your leaders today and

Opt In, Opt Out

Posted on Oct 18 2016 - 7:00pm

If you want to be "all in" on Scouting, see our Leader Training page (good resources for parents too), and if you want to "opt out" of these messages, email the Webmaster.

What Our Scouts and Units are Doing ...

Posted on Oct 18 2016 - 6:58pm

Our "What Our Scouts and Units are Doing" page is a place for Units to show what they do to the Public, and to other Units ... in places like Websites of Pack 543Pack 631Troop 631, Facebook Pages from Pack 543 JonesboroPack 3499 RexPack 1030 East PointPack 964 JonesboroTroop 7250 Fairburn and Pack 631 College ParkPack 4234 Jonesboro, plus the District Facebook page and a District Flickr Photo Site, and this Photo Site from Pack and Troop 631 (includes some District events and events from other units too),   Got another?  Add a comment to that page (email the Webmaster if you need a reminder about the Login).

Order of the Arrow in Action, and Active ...

Posted on Oct 18 2016 - 6:48pm

See the postings on this Troop Facebook Page about Service Projects and about Wvhvlv en Hvrēsse Chapter: Southern Crescent District’s Order of the Arrow Members met at The Varsity in Atlanta and Elect New Chapter Officers for 2017.  14 Youth Arrowmen attended, and congratulations to officers Mikelison W. (Ordeal), Troop 3499, Chapter Chief - Elect for 2017, Jacob W. (Brotherhood), Troop 631, 2016 OA Trail Crew (OATC) [Philmont] participant; Lance B. (Ordeal), Troop 631; Joaquin T. (Ordeal), Troop 631, OA Troop Representative for Troop 631; Deandre J. (Ordeal), Troop 7250, Chapter Secretary - Elect for 2017; Miles T. (Brotherhood), Troop 54, OA Troop Representative for Troop 54; Diallo P. (Brotherhood), Troop 1906, OA Troop Representative for Troop 1906; Kendall W. (Ordeal), Troop 3499; Brad S. (Vigil), Troop 631, Chapter Chief 2012 - 2016, and Egwa Tawa Dee Lodge Vice Chief of Inductions for 2017; Nikhil V. (Ordeal), Troop 631, Chapter Vice Chief of Program - Elect for 2017; Wyatt H. (Ordeal), Troop 631; Gregory B. (Ordeal), Troop 3499, Chapter Executive Vice Chief - Elect for 2017; Joshua C. (Ordeal), Troop 112; OA Troop Representative for Troop 112; and Joshua B, (Ordeal), Troop 3499, OA Troop Representative for Troop 3499. 

Southern Crescent District, AAC, BSA

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