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 the location and contact information for our Cub Scout Packs (boys in 1st through 5th Grade are Cub Scouts), and a map showing Troops and more Pack information can be found 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 video from the May, 2010 Campout of the Century; 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.  Trying to decide 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 and the Commissioners who serve them; 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 and 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; ScoutReach Resources tells you how to access help so that all of your boys can participate, and "More Help For Units" is just that, about people who can help and how to do fundraisers; "Calendar" gives detail on events; "Files" takes you to District and event information; "Links" are useful links to resource sites;and the "Roster" has contact information for our District and Unit Leaders.  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, among others.

Thanks Giving

Posted on Nov 26 2014 - 8:44am

Giving Thanks seems right about now, so here's some Thanks Given for those supporting Scouting in Clayton and South Fulton Counties.  Thanks to the Turkey Shoot Team last Saturday!  And ... to our Newly Trained Cub Leaders ...  new Venturing Crew 909 ... leaders who share good stuff like these folks at our October Roundtable and these ideas in March ... George Fenn and Troops 136 and 112 and all who attended Cub n Camp o Ree, especially OA staff from Troops 911, 1906, 631 and others ... Gerius, Korey, Jan, Jerry and more at the Camping Gear Harvest ... Richard Davies and the whole Cub Fun Fair Crew ... to our newly Trained Scoutmasters and Assistants ... everyone who helped with the Bike Rodeo ... Brandon, Daniel, Judy and others who worked multiple membership events to recruit new youth ... Keir and Valerie and others who share the fun photos of Scouts in action ... Marilyn, Brad, Amber, Judy, Teresa and more who jumped in to produce Twilight Camp Magic ... April, Richard, Kizzie and others who help units and Scouting raise money to play the game ... Troop 7250's first Eagle Scouts ... our OA Members and their Advisor ... the Council for sending us an experienced District Director (and Moes) ... Silver Beaver recipient George Fenn ... Jocques Ross for representing us all in DC ... everyone who helped with the 300 Scout Derby Daze and Jan Ingram and her Derby Team ... all those recognized at the Tara and South Fulton banquets ... and all of our leaders in the units and helping the units  ...  Feel free to add your own thanks below.

Turkey Shoot Thanks Given Right Here ...

Posted on Nov 25 2014 - 8:54am

From Event Coordinator Tracey Clark Washington (P3310, T631):  "50 cubs and siblings participated. All had fun, weather was great.  (Photos will appear in a Gallery here).  The following scouts each won a turkey (of the frozen variety) for having the best shooting scores: Jeffrey W, Pack 631, Aaron C and Judah S, Pack 3310.  Thanks to Boy Scouts from T631 (Chance B, Marcus S, Andrew and Jason W) and T1513 (Keshawn B) who volunteered and served as guides to younger scouts.  Thanks to Kellee Banks P1513, Korey Washington and Carmen Saladin T631, Marvin Webb, Marcus Jones, Lee Reid, Kelvin Sherman, Lisette Rodriguez, Kashna Fletcher, and Kijafa Forsythe from P3310, and Southern Crescent Rangemaster, Ricky Johnson, Troop 7250.  Great Big "SAVED THE DAY" thanks to Dave Bone, Pack 420, Duluth, GA (Button Gwinnett District) and Craig Ficik, Pack 845, Roswell, GA (Northern Ridge District). They saved the day by responding to a last minute call for help for trained Rangemasters to allow the event to go on with fun and safety.  Also thanks to Brandon Dobbins for his all around assistance."   Big thanks from 50 Cub Families and the whole District to Tracey Washington

Be Prepared ... and Have More Scout Fun ... Do You Want to Take Rangemaster Training??

Posted on Nov 25 2014 - 8:53am

Do You Want to Take Rangemaster Training and Help at future District and Council Shooting Sports Events?  If you do, contact Tracey Clark Washington.  Click on that link to email her, and she will coordinate a time for Training right here in our District ... having Trained Rangemasters is essential for fun and safe shooting sports events ... and you will make dozens or hundreds of kids happy if and when you get trained and help at future events, like Twilight Camp and other District and Council events.  Be a Hero ... become a Rangemaster ... contact Tracey Clark Washington.  

TASCO MLK Weekend 2015

Posted on Nov 25 2014 - 8:53am

Adult Leaders: sign up to attend TASCO January 16-18.  TASCO is a long time Tara District Tradition, now inviting South Fulton Scouters: a weekend of Scouting fun and games, as Scouters form Patrols and compete and converse and collaborate and ... have fun "playing the game".  Look for more information from TASCO 2015 Coordinator Judy Ford.

Congratulations Packs 487 and 297 and more on your newly Trained Leaders ...

Posted on Nov 25 2014 - 8:53am

Here's the attendees from the Nov. 20 courses at the VSC: Judy Ford of Pack 487 and 297, trained as a Committee Member, Astachia Jones of Pack 487, trained as a Cubmaster, Gerald Williams of a New Pack in East Point, and Gidgett Schofield of Pack 487, trained as Den Leaders.   Want to be trained today??? For Cub Scouting, all is available in live classes and also through the National On Line Training site at MyScouting.Org.  Log into your profile at www.MyScouting.orggo to e-Learning, and find the Cub Scout Courses!  Today.  For other options, see our Leader Training page for how to get training, and the Council Training page.  Past attendees at courses in our District this year include 

Cub 'n' Camp o Ree IV Feedback -- Let us know what you think (whether or not you attended)

Posted on Nov 25 2014 - 8:53am

Whether or not you attended, we would like your feedback on this event, to help with any future events like this.  So, if you are part of a Pack, please take this Pack Cub n Camp o Ree survey, and if you are part of a Troop, please take this Troop Cub n Camp o Ree survey ... or take both!   

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