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.

Council Day Camp Flyer Features Southern Crescent District

Posted on Dec 12 2014 - 11:17am

From Amber Mays: See the Council Day Camp flyer ... our camp from 2014 made the front page on the bottom right. Good news for the district!  Be ready for marketing and more information about Day Camp June 15-19 in January.  

Helping Multiple Units? Hosting a District or Multi-Unit Event? Want to Advertise? Here's help . . .

Posted on Dec 12 2014 - 11:16am

If you are serving Units in the District for any function or service, or putting on a District wide event or one for multiple units -- whether one "done before in our District" or a brand new idea -- and you want to get the message out about your function or service or event and what you do and how you can help (in the Website Menu, on Announcements like this, through email), contact the Webmaster, and we'll help make sure your message will get out to those you want to contact.   

Southern Crescent District Arrowmen Represent at Order of the Arrow Banquet

Posted on Dec 9 2014 - 6:35pm

Kudos to Southern Crescent District attendees (see the group picture here) at the Order of the Arrow Egwa Tawa Dee Lodge Winter Banquet on December 6.   Charlie "Mac" McKinley was one of only three recipients of the Founders' Award.  John B. Smith, Jr. was awarded one of the Gray Feathers Lodge Service Award (for adults).   Chapter Chief Brad Smith was the Youth Recipient of the Key Three Award,  one of the recipients of the Lodge Service Award (for youth), plus one of the "Honor Elangomat Awards" (along with Bert Bender and two others).  Mac is the Lodge Service Advisor (and put on a heck of Dutch Oven Cooking class at Lodge Leadership Development on Saturday); Brad is our Chapter Chief and will become the Lodge Ordeal Chair for 2015; John is Chapter Advisor; Bert is the Lodge Elangomat Advisor.  Here's Mac and Brad with incoming Chief Christian Goerner and 2014 Chief Ben Milner.  More Photos Here.

Great Positive Developments at District Committee Meeting ...

Posted on Dec 6 2014 - 5:39pm

Here is a message sent to District Committee and Commissioners and District volunteers, recapping positive developments at the District Committe Meeting on December 4:

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

Posted on Dec 6 2014 - 5:37pm

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!   

District Journey to Excellence

Posted on Dec 6 2014 - 5:37pm

Final Tallies are not in, but as of October, our District Journey to Excellence scoring shows us at the Bronze Level, with strong prospect of Silver Level when all results are in.

BSA Troop # 1

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