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Merit Badge Counselor Training

Mar 10 2018 - 10:00am
Mar 10 2018 - 12:00pm
Burnt Hickory Baptist Church, 5145 Due West Rd, Powder Springs, GA 30127.

National BSA announces 2020 National Annual Membership Fee

Posted on Oct 26 2019 - 10:10pm

To ensure National BSA has the resources to fulfill the promise of Scouting despite increasing operating costs, the National Executive Board of the Boy Scouts of America made the difficult but necessary decision to increase the National BSA Annual Membership Fee effective January 1, 2020 to:

$60 for youth members in Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing and Sea Scouts
$36 for youth members in Exploring
$36 for adult members
$60 unit charter fee

Click "read more" for information on what services the fee covers and a link to the Atlanta Area Council's FAQs regarding the fee increase.

Ner Tamid Synagogue SCOUT SHABBAT Friday, February 1 at 7:30pm

Posted on Jan 19 2019 - 1:48pm

Please join us for Congregation Ner Tamid’s annual Scout Shabbat, celebrating Scouts from our congregation and surrounding areas. Invite any scouts that you know who would like to participate. Register by January 25 to rsvp@mynertamid.org or 678-264-8575 with the name of the Scouts and whether Boy or Girl Scouts (different patches for each) to ensure you will get a patch. Arrive in uniform 30 minutes before the service to check in. After the service, there will be a Scout sponsored Oneg.

New BSA Youth Protection Training (YPT2) must be completed by October 1, 2018

Posted on Sep 20 2018 - 9:23pm

In order to continue providing a safe and secure environment for today’s youth, the Boy Scouts of America has developed a new version of the Youth Protection Training program to be taken by all BSA volunteers and staff.
The new online training (YPT2) was launched to the public on February 1, 2018 and covers all BSA Program areas (Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturing, Exploring).

All registered Scout Leaders Must take the new Youth Protection Training by October 1, 2018 in order to remain registered with BSA. If you have taken YPT online on or after February 1, 2018 you have taken the new YPT2. If you have not taken the new course since February 1st,(either online or live training) your YPT expiration date has been moved up to September 30, 2018.

All registered leaders must complete the new YPT2 training by October 1, 2018.

The online training format for YPT2 at my.scouting.org has changed for 2018. For a guide to taking the new Training on my.scouting.org click here. Your YPT completion certificate will be emailed to you upon completion of all 4 modules of the course.

No Roundtable at the LDS Chapel in March, Come to the District Banquet Instead!

Posted on Mar 9 2019 - 11:22pm

Remember that our District Banquet will replace our monthly Roundtable and the regular OA meeting on March 14th. The Banquet will be held at the Volunteer Service Center, 1800 Circle 75 Parkway SE Atlanta, GA 30339, and will start at 6:30pm. Online registration has closed, but you can still attend the banquet if you send an email to the banquet committee, sign up to bring a side dish on the Sign Up Genius, and pay the $10 registration fee at the door.

Email the banquet committee at banquet@silvercometdistrictbsa.org.

Sign up to bring a side dish at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0c4aacac2ba6fc1-scd2019.

See you at the banquet!

Nominations for the 2019 Silver Comet District Committee

Posted on Aug 29 2018 - 5:34pm

The District Nominating Committee is responsible for identifying candidates qualified and willing to serve as District Chairman, District Commissioner, and District Vice Chairman.
The Committee also identifies Scouters qualified and willing to serve as District Members-at-Large who will contribute to the many aspects of District Scouting including Finance, Membership, and all of the Program areas and Operating Committees.

It takes dedicated leadership to provide the excellent Scouting programs that are offered to our youth, and Silver Comet has many motivated and capable volunteers that would make ideal candidates to serve the District but we may not know who they are. Please help us by submitting their names for consideration.

Nominations will be accepted through October 18, 2018.
For details on submitting nominations, selection of individuals to fill the District positions, and the election of District Officers and Members go to our Silver Comet Nominating Committee webpage.

Nominations for the 2020 Silver Comet District Committee and District Annual Business Meeting

Posted on Sep 7 2019 - 10:05am

The District Nominating Committee is responsible for identifying candidates qualified and willing to serve as District Chairman, District Commissioner, and District Vice Chairman.
The Committee also identifies Scouters qualified and willing to serve as District Members-at-Large who will contribute to the many aspects of District Scouting including Membership, Funds Development, and all of the Program areas and Operating Committees.
It takes dedicated leadership to provide the excellent Scouting programs that are offered to our youth, and Silver Comet has many motivated and capable volunteers that would make ideal candidates to serve the District but we may not know who they are. Anyone may submit nominations so please help us by submitting the names of enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers for consideration.

Nominations will be accepted through October 18, 2019.

Election of District Officers and Members at Large takes place at the District Annual Business Meeting.

The Annual Business Meeting will be held on Thursday, November 7 th, 2019, 7 pm, at the First Church of the Nazarene, 4341 Dallas Highway SW, Marietta, GA. 30064

Eligible Voters are all Silver Comet Registered Charter Organization Representatives, Silver Comet District Members at Large, and any registered Council Members at Large residing within the Silver Comet District.

For details on submitting nominations, selection of individuals to fill the District positions, and the election of District Officers and Members go to our Silver Comet Nominating Committee webpage.

OA Silepl Ilaonëtu Chapter Meeting

Apr 11 2019 - 7:00pm
Apr 11 2019 - 9:00pm
LDS Chapel, 2595 New Macland Road, Powder Springs GA 30127

OA Silepl Ilaonëtu Chapter Meeting

Jun 13 2019 - 7:00pm
Jun 13 2019 - 9:00pm
LDS Chapel, 2595 New Macland Road, Powder Springs GA 30127

OA Silepl Ilaonëtu Chapter Meeting

Aug 8 2019 - 7:00pm
Aug 8 2019 - 9:00pm
LDS Chapel, 2595 New Macland Road, Powder Springs GA 30127