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We are the Scouts (youth), Volunteer Scouters (adult leaders) and Professional Scouters (BSA employees) of northern DeKalb County, Georgia. We are members of the Boy Scouts of America, a member national organization of the World Organization of the Scout Movement.
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Cub Scout Day Camp June 6-10 at Chamblee First United Methodist Church

Posted on May 1 2016 - 6:54am

Camp will be June 6-10th.  Here is the link to register for the Day Camp: http://www.atlantabsa.org/event/ht-day-camp/1868787

Cub Scout Recruiting Training at May Roundtable Thurs. May 12

Posted on May 1 2016 - 6:35am

Each year our Cub Scout Packs recruit hundreds of new Scouts and families to join.  But it doesn't just happen.  Spring is the time to plan and prepare so that your leaders know exactly how to help new people join in the fall.  From working with schools, to how to advertise your activities, there's a lot to get ready.

CPR Saturday May 7 at the Volunteer Service Center

Posted on May 1 2016 - 6:34am

The Atlanta Area Council is a proud partner with the American Red Cross to provide CPR and basic first aid certifications to the Scouting community and general public.  CPR Saturday happens twice every year at the Boy Scouts Volunteer Service Center, once in December and once in the spring.  These certification days offer several certification levels and are open to anyone who is interested in participating. Three different certifications will be offered:

Scouting for Food

Posted on Apr 24 2016 - 6:20am

Scouting for Food is the national service project of BSA where Scouts collect food in their neighborhood for local food banks. 

There are some changes this year to the program.  There is no set collection date, allowing units to collect food anytime during the year to support their local charity when they need it the most.  Also, units will need to connect with a local store to get bags and use a note to let people know how to participate. 

Learn to swim at Washington Park Natatorium April 16

Posted on Apr 3 2016 - 6:36am


Description: Learn to Swim - Swimming Lessons
Start Date/Time: 4/16/2016 9:00 AM   End Date/Time: 4/18/2016 12:30 PM   Add to Calendar Add to calendar
Registration Begins: 1/1/2011
Last Day to Register: 4/1/2016
Contact E-mail: CAABSwimming@gmail.com
Cost: $4.00 per Adults
$3.00 per Scout

Boy Scouts, Venturers, Second year Webelos or Adult Leaders, join us at the Learn to Swim swimming lessons in Atlanta at the Washington Park Natatorium.  Beginner or non-swimmer levels welcome.

March Roundtable Topics

Posted on Mar 6 2016 - 6:48am

All leaders are invited to attend our monthly Roundtble, 7:30 PM at Oak Grove United Methodist Church in Decatur, 1722 Oak Grove Rd.

This month Scout leaders will discuss the Venturing program and the new Boy Scout requirements, and Cub Leaders will hear about awesome pinewood derby cars and the District race from Dean White, our local Pinewood Derby guru.

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