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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.

Webelos Version of "Fun and Flexible" Fast Tracks now Available

Posted on Nov 11 2009 - 8:30am

As noted in the Announcement "Changes to Cub Scout Program Coming . . . (less "themes", more "Fast Tracks")", the "Fast Tracks" advancement-based meeting program plans are the Template for the Den Leader's Guide that will be issued in 2010.  The District Cub Trainer's initial comment about the "Fast Tracks" advancement-based meeting program plans was that Fast Tracks needs supplements in two main areas: how to make it fun (since they've edited out most of the game/fun elements), and creating "options" for more simple or equally good common sense alternate activities.  The District Cub Trainer has now created expanded versions of these meeting plans to add in "Fun" and "Options" for Tiger, Wolf and Bear, and now Webelos also, all available for the public as well, in our new "Den Meeting Playbook (and Fun Fast Tracks)" page.  Do good things today.

Aviation Merit Badge Clinic November 7 / ACE Open House

Posted on Oct 30 2009 - 10:07am

A Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge class is offered by Aviation Careers Enrichment (ACE), as part of the 2009 ACE Open House on November 7th, 2009 at Fulton County Airport-Brown Field.

Camp O Ree Signups (Please)

Posted on Oct 14 2009 - 8:10am

Camp O Ree Update:  for Boy Scout Troops, the October 23-25 Camp O Ree details are evolving:  the theme is "Out of this World" (based on Astronomy and Different Activities outside of the Earth), and the District cost is $8 per Scout (plus your Troop food and other costs).  Look here to see who is going, and click here to sign up (scroll to find your name and note how many you think are attending; yes, in this Website, you're listed as a "Scout" -- if your Troop won't attend, just enter "1" and add a comment that you "can't go"). 

Sign Up for Swim Lessons!! (Updates in Comments Below)

Posted on Oct 14 2009 - 8:07am

Sabana Baptiste of Pack 9000 is trying to get her Scouts into Swimming Lessons (not just for Webelos Aquanaut and Bear, Wolf and Tiger requirements, but for making sure our Scouts can swim), and she invites ALL South Fulton District Packs to join her . . . but to do so, we need to be sure that she (and you) can get the Group Rate, so please <click here and add a comment> or <click here> to sign up for these; the plan is for these to start on November 7, and continue on November 14, 21, and December 5th (but don't fail to sign up if you can't make them all -- it will be worth it to get half or most of these). More information: this would be done at on Saturdays at Welcome All Park, and to get the group rate we need at least 5 boys. Cost would be $25 for 4 lessons (we understand -- Park is confirming -- obviously, with more commitment, it may be possible to get the best rate.

CPR Saturday (December 12), and Survey

Posted on Oct 5 2009 - 4:07pm

In advance of the next BSA CPR Saturday on December 12, the Atlanta Area Council invites you to take this quick survey.

Wilderness First Aid Course Offered in November

Posted on Sep 30 2009 - 10:04am

An American Red Cross Wilderness First Aid course is being offered in two sessions in November: First Session is November 3rd 2009 (6PM to 10PM) or November 5th 2009 (6PM to 10PM) and Second Session is November 7th 2009 (8AM to 10PM) (Second session Required for both November 3rd and 5th classes).

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