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.

YPM / Atlanta Regional Workforce Board Summer Job Signup

Posted on May 6 2009 - 9:21am

A group called Young People Matter (YPM), in conjunction with the Atlanta Regional Workforce Board and various community organizations, have announced that they are placing up to 100 young people 14-24 years old, who live in Clayton, DeKalb, Fayette, Henry and South Fulton in summer jobs throughout metro Atlanta. Registration days are Saturday, May 9th from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. and Tuesday, May 11th from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., at Young People Matter, 2245 Godby Road, Godby Office Park Complex, 1st Floor Conference Room, Atlanta, GA 30349 (770.374.2464). More information is on the YPM Teen Employment Web Page, and it requires Registration with YPM. Questions about YPM? Contact Monique Taylor or Delores Harmon

Cub Events at Camp O Ree May 2!!!

Posted on Apr 28 2009 - 6:26pm

Cub Scout Packs can participate in the District Camp O Ree on Saturday May 2, starting after lunch, in activities organized by Cathy Poling (including a nature hike, making crafts from nature, along with games); they sign up in the Cub Events at the Spring Camp O Ree Register (to sign up, find your adult leader name under "Scout"; here's why) -- and here's the current "Cub Scout" attendee list.

District Camp O Ree May 1 to 3: Sign Up Now

Posted on Apr 28 2009 - 6:25pm

The District Camp O Ree May 1 to 3, hosted by Troop 374, will be on West Road near Riverdale for Boy Scout Troops (and, if there are enough Cub Scout signups by Wednesday, April 29, there can be Cub Scout events Saturday afternoon, led by Cathy Poling, at the Camp O Ree). Camp O Ree highlights are listed below (and a "Draft" of the Camp O Ree Agenda is attached):

Merit Badge Days

Posted on Apr 17 2009 - 4:08pm

College Park Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Presents a Merit Badge Clinic.

Location: College Park Elementary School, 275 Princeton Ave, College Park

District Banquet Awards Announced

Posted on Mar 25 2009 - 8:31am

The 2009 District Banquet included these awards for the year 2008:

  • Cubmaster of the Year: Rich Taylor of Pack 1954 (St. John the Evangelist)

  • Scoutmaster of the Year: Brent Summers of Troop 54 (East Point First Mallalieu United Methodist Church)

  • Pack of the Year: Pack 3310 (Stonewall Tell Elementary)

  • Troop of the Year: Troop 711 (Word of Faith)

  • Chartering Organization of the Year: East Point First Mallalieu United Methodist Church (Troop 54)

  • Distinguished Commissioner Award: Delores Harmon (Troop 631, Scoutreach Committee)

  • District Award of Merit: Bernard Bagley and Juanita Foster (Troop and Pack 374, Friendship Baptist Church)

  • The "Silver Possum" Award (the highest award South Fulton bestows): Bonnie Winfrey

Scouting for Food

Posted on Mar 19 2009 - 9:26am

March 19 message from Katonga Harris, the South Fulton District chairperson for the 2009 the Scouting for Food Program:

Southern Crescent District, AAC, BSA

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