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District Banquet Registration is Now Open!

Posted on Feb 8 2020 - 5:54pm

Registration for the District Banquet on March 12th, 2020 is now open on Tentaroo. For more information and a link to the registration page, see our District Banquet event page: www.silvercometdistrictbsa.org/node/1908.

District Pinewood Derby Registration is Now Open!

Posted on Feb 8 2020 - 5:53pm

The Silver Comet District Pinewood Derby will be held on Saturday, March 28th, at Bethany United Methodist Church. Registration is now open on Tentaroo. For a copy of the Pinewood Derby rules, eligibility requirements, and a link to the Tentaroo registration site, see our District Pinewood Derby event page: https://www.silvercometdistrictbsa.org/node/1923.

2020 Camp Card Sale Runs from February 1st to April 1st

Posted on Feb 8 2020 - 5:48pm

Camp Cards are discount cards to businesses around Atlanta that your Scouts can use as a fundraiser for Scouting activities. For every $5.00 card sold, your Scout earns $2.50 for themselves or their unit. These funds can be used for any Scouting activity including Day Camp and Summer Camp. If you haven't signed up your unit to sell camp cards, contact one of our District Executives, Hubert Snow or JoAnna Zackery, they'll be able to help you! For more information on the sale and a link to the resources on the council Camp Card page, see our District Camp Card page: https://www.silvercometdistrictbsa.org/node/1792.

Spring Camporee Registration is Open!

Posted on Feb 2 2020 - 1:32am

Registration for the Spring Camporee (April 24-26, 2020) is now open through Tentaroo. More details and a link to the registration page and the leader's guide are available on the Camporee event page:https://www.silvercometdistrictbsa.org.

Journey to Excellence 2020 Forms Are Now Available

Posted on Jan 26 2020 - 1:14am

Scouting’s Journey to Excellence (JTE) is the BSA’s planning, performance, and recognition program designed to encourage and reward the success of units, districts, and councils. It is meant to encourage excellence in providing a quality program at all levels of the BSA. The 2020 Unit Scorecards are available on the national website at http://www.scouting.org/awards/journey-to-excellence/unit/2020-scorecards-english/. Unit guidebooks and tracking sheets are also available to help your unit on it's journey. Guidebooks are available at http://www.scouting.org/awards/journey-to-excellence/guidebooks/ and tracking sheets are available at https://www.scouting.org/awards/journey-to-excellence/tracking-workbooks/2020-tracking-workbooks/. If you have questions about the JTE process or metrics, or need assistance with anything related to JTE, reach out to your Unit Commissioner or a member of the District Committee, our district-level volunteers are here to help you!

2020 University of Scouting will be at Life University in Cobb County

Posted on Jan 26 2020 - 12:37am

Need Training? The Atlanta Area Council's University of Scouting is THE place to be! This year's event will take place Saturday, February 29th at Life University.

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