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1841 Norman Drive
Valdosta, GA 31601
Phone: 229-242-2331
FAX: 229-242-2325

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Welcome to the South Georgia Council, BSA

1841 Norman Drive
Valdosta, GA 31601
Phone: 229-242-2331
FAX: 229-242-2325

Serving 28 Counties in South Georgia
South GA Council CSP

 

NYLT 2015

National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is an exciting program designed to provide youth members of the BSA with leadership skills they can use in their home troops.  It centers around what a leader must BE, what they must KNOW, and what they must DO.  The course will be held May 31-June 6 at Camp Osborn.  For more information on NYLT, please follow this LINK. If you want to sign up online please follow this link: http://www.kintera.org/autogen/home/default.asp?ievent=1100748

Council Golf Tournament

Chehaw Annual Golf Tournament will be hosted at Double Gate Country Club, 3800 Old Dawson Road, Albany, on May 4, 2015. If you would like to sponsor a team, be a Hole Sponsor, or volunteer to help with this fun event, contact Preston Parker at 229-400-0271 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Cub Scout Day Camp – SUPER HEROS TRAINING CAMP!
Your day camp directors are already planning a fun and exciting day camp for your Cub Scouts!  Don’t let them miss this great piece of the Cub Scout Program. You can sign up on line at the individual links below for each district.

Alapaha District:  June 1-5 – Camp Patten, Lakeland, click here: Alapaha District
8 Rivers District:  June 8-12 – Paulk Park, Fitzgerald, click here: 8 Rivers District
Chehaw District:  June 8-12 – Marine Corps Logistics Base, Albany, click here: Chehaw District
More information will be mailed to every registered Cub Scout in the next few weeks.   

If you would like to volunteer help – and be a Super Hero to our directors – contact Linda Miller at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and she will put you in contact with your camp director!
2017 National Scout Jamboree

It is hard to imagine, but planning is already underway for the 2017 National Boy Scout Jamboree.  One of our first steps is to secure adults that are interested in serving as troop leaders. Anyone interested in being considered for leadership, please submit the interest form found HERE.  Interest forms are due by 5:00 on May 15th.

IOLS/OWLIOLS and OWL trainings are two courses which introduce participants to many great Scouting skills that all leaders should feel comfortable with.  For more information, please click this LINK.  To sign up online, please click here. http://www.kintera.org/autogen/home/default.asp?ievent=1106867 

NESA Committee Formed
The South Georgia Council NESA is a fellowship of men who have achieved the Eagle Scout rank and desire to assist with the national objective for the Association which is to serve Eagle Scouts and, through them, the entire movement of Scouting. The South Georgia Council NESA offers Eagle Scouts the opportunity to give back to Scouting through service to their fellow Scouts – guiding Eagle Scouts of all ages into service within the Council and shaping Scouting for the future. For a lot more information please visit: http://www.withlacoocheelodge.org/NESA/Index.htm
New Cub Scouting Program
A fun and exciting new Cub Scouting program is on the way!  Launching in June of 2015, the new Cub Scouting will be more fun for boys, and easier to manage for unit leaders.  Click www.scouting.org/programupdates
for details.