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.

Upcoming Cub Leader Training Programs

Posted on Apr 16 2019 - 6:35pm

Want to have more fun (make it easier) doing Cub Scouts?  Want more people to help you?  Come to an Upcoming Training, and bring some other parents and leaders with you.  See https://www.atlantabsa.org/cub-leader-training for several dates in the next month, and here on May 4.   Your Cub Leader Trainer is doing these programs -- to sign up, either click on the links below, and then scroll down and click through to the Tentaroo signup, or ... just email the Cub Leader Trainer:   

Trained leaders have more fun!  

www.AtlantaBSA.org: Same Website Name, New Look and Signup Platform

Posted on Apr 16 2019 - 6:23pm

Reminder: The website of the Atlanta Area Council has the same name and location in the interwebs, at www.AtlantaBSA.org, but it has a new web platform, so a new look, and new way to sign up for events.  Like this site, where flyers and such are posted, they are all gathered at the bottom of a page. 

Tip:  hate forgetting usernames and passwords?  Go ahead and set your Tentaroo Account up with your https://my.scouting.org/ username and password.  (You don't have to ... but it might help you remember them as you live your online life in Scouting). 

Last Week's District News ...

Posted on Apr 16 2019 - 6:21pm

Highlights of the most recent District News were these (click links for information):  Sign Up Now: Cub Summer Camp is the Most Fun Event Ever ... Opt In, Opt Out ... and from the prior week:  More Activities for You and Youth  ...  Scouter Gone Home: Eagle Scout Lamar Wallace, Age 107 ... 

April 13 Program Planning Kickoff

Posted on Apr 9 2019 - 5:25pm

The Atlanta Area Council Program Planning Kickoff is coming up on Saturday, April 13 -- registration is open here at https://www.atlantabsa.org/program-planning.  Thus saith the Council Calendar Entry: 

  • "The Program Kick Off is likely the most important meeting you will attend this year and is your chance to get everything you need to plan an exciting program.  
  • At this event, we will distribute the new Council Program Planning Guide, deliver sessions on key elements to a strong and safe unit program from experienced volunteer leaders, and provide answers to all your Scouting questions and concerns.
  • The Program Kick Off also features a midway with over 40 Scouting programs and community organizations sharing exciting opportunities your Scouts can enjoy this coming year.
  • In addition, Youth Protection, Safe Scouting, and training materials will be available free of charge to all attendees."

What more can be said?  Well, some more, see more at https://www.atlantabsa.org/program-planning and

Sign Up Now: Cub Summer Camp is the Most Fun Event Ever

Posted on Apr 9 2019 - 5:24pm

Have You Heard?: Cub Summer Camp is the Most Fun Event Ever! Information and registration is now online at www.CampBertAdams.org/CubOvernight, and you'll find Family Overnight Camping Fun in all sizes, from:

  • One Night Summer Family Camps running from Saturday at 1 PM to Sunday at 10 AM on June 8-9 and June 22-23
  • Two Night Weekends ... there are Three Sessions of Overnight Weekend Camp, from Friday at 2 PM - Sunday at 8 PM, July 5-7, July 12-14 and July 19-21
  • Three Sessions of  Specialty Camps for designed for Bear, Webelos and Arrow of Light Scouts (so, current 2nd through 4th Grade), running Monday at 10 AM - Wednesday at 8 PM as follows:
    • Shooting Sports Specialty Camp: July 8-10
    • STEM Specialty Camp: July 15-17 
    • Aquatics Specialty Camp: July 22-24

Go as a Pack, a Den, or just you and your Scout -- and you can go more than once ... more at www.CampBertAdams.org/CubOvernight.  

Opt In, Opt Out

Posted on Apr 9 2019 - 5:24pm

If you're no longer involved or interested in Scouting and you want to "opt out" of these messages, email the Webmaster and we'll drop you from the list.  But If you want to be "all in" on Scouting, see our Leader Training page (good resources for parents too ... now with online Scoutmaster training through the National On Line Training site at ScoutingU with the same login as at My.Scouting.Org), and if you want the login codes, just email the Webmaster ... 

Southern Crescent District, AAC, BSA

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