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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 Recruiting Part 2: School night planning July 14 7:30 pm at Oak Grove UMC

Posted on Jun 19 2016 - 6:18am

 

This Roundtable is for Cub leaders to come and learn how to plan and execute a successful School Night. We will talk about formats that can work for your pack in recruiting new Cubs. Bring any leaders, membership chairs and committee members who will be involved. Membership is a team sport! 

New Roundtable Format

Posted on Jun 17 2016 - 9:20am

There are exciting changes coming to your District Roundtable!  The location of the meeting will move around the district and be hosted by different units. This will provide an opportunity for you to see how other units operate.  Multiple topics will be offered.  This will provide you with greater variety from which to select something of interest.  Light refreshments will be served.  The time of roundtable will be changed to 7:00 PM (concluding by 8:30 PM).  The new start and end times will get you home earlier.  Roundtable will no longer meet on a monthly basis.  Future meeting dates and proposed locations are:

No July or August Roundtable Meeting

Posted on Jun 17 2016 - 9:10am

The District Roundtable will not meet in July or August.  However, there will be a special Cub Scout recruitment training session at Oak Grove United Methodist Church on July 14, 2016.  The next roundtable will be September 8, 2016. 

New Roundtable Format Starting in Sept!!

Posted on Jun 12 2016 - 7:11am

The Hightower Trail District is starting a new RoundTable meeting schedule beginning in September that meets Quarterly. We will be hosted by a Troop/Pack and we will meet at THEIR meeting place. Troop/Pack 477 at Kingswood UMC has volunteered to host the September meeting. This new format will introduce us all to new friends in different parts of Dekalb County! More info will be pushed out later as we get closer to the meeting day. We will keep it on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. For more info call Jeff Kilpatrick at 770.826.1470.

Thanks to our awesome leaders for a great Cub Day Camp

Posted on Jun 12 2016 - 6:43am

The Hightower Trail District wants to thank Mike Cottrell and Sesika Johnson for their work with day camp last week.

135 Cubs had a great adventure, and earned lots of advancements.

Aquatics Merit Badges at Alatoona Aquatics Base June 4, 18

Posted on May 29 2016 - 6:23am

Allatoona Aquatics Base Merit Badge Classes

June 4, 18, 2016 at Camp Allatoona Aquatics Base

Small Boat Sailing, Canoeing, Rowing, Fishing and Lifesaving Merit Badges offered.

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