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Welcome to Button Gwinnett District Website and Information Portal!  It's easy-to-use with announcements, calendar, files, links,event registration and broadcast email. 

Since it's built on a content management system framework, it's easy for our Committee Members to keep it updated with new content.

If you're a registered leader of a Cub Scout Pack, Boy Scout Troop or Venturing Crew within the Button Gwinnett District, you may join as a member of the site. 

To join our site, simply send your unit, charter organization, leadership position, phone number and email address to mailto:member@gwinnettbsa.org

Friends of Scouting Kickoff & Dinner - Dec 11, 6:30pm @ Christ the King Lutheran Church

Posted on Nov 30 2018 - 2:07pm
Please send a Representative from your unit to this FOS Kickoff Dinner
On Tuesday, December 11th  6:30pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church (our Roundtable location), we will have a kickoff for our 2019 Friends of Scouting Campaign in the Button Gwinnett District. Please have your Friends of Scouting Coordinator (or Unit Representative) attend. Please also have them bring your Pack or Troop Calendar so we can set your presentation date. Dinner will be provided.

Unit Recharter - Saturday, Nov 10 and Tuesday Nov 13

Posted on Nov 8 2018 - 10:57pm

Don't Forget to Complete your Unit Recharter before Thanksgiving!

Recharter packets and codes are available now. Jim Gilpatrick will be leading the process again this year, contact him at gilpatrick@inwaynet.com with questions. Don't forget JTE scorecards and annual charter agreements when turning in your recharter.  Recharter Turn In (Choose One) Saturday, November 10 at 9 am‪ at Simpsonwood United Methodist Church Family Center OR ‪Tuesday, November 13 at 7:30 pm‪ at Christ the King Lutheran Church (November Roundtable will be held this night due to Thanksgiving). The attached file contains a "cheat sheet" of instructions for rechartering.

November Roundtable - Tuesday, November 13

Posted on Nov 8 2018 - 10:57pm

November Roundtable is the SECOND Tuesday in November...


Hornaday Conservation Weekend – Nov 9-11, 2018 – Acworth, GA

Posted on Nov 8 2018 - 10:55pm

Special Hornaday Conservation Program for Scouts

Scouts should register now for a weekend dedicated to conservation and learning, while working toward earning the William T. Hornaday Awards. Scouts will have the opportunity to earn up to 4 merit badges from 18 Hornady Award merit badges being offered (including all 6 required merit badges). Early bird registration lasts through May 31st and costs $75 and includes al meals, a patch and a T-shirt. For more info and a flyer for the event, visit: http://www.atlantabsa.org/registration/calendardetail.aspx?ActivityKey=2...

Annual District Business Meeting - Nov 6 - Christ the King Lutheran Church

Posted on Nov 1 2018 - 10:19pm

District Nominations

Each year the Button Gwinnett District has the responsibility of finding, nominating and electing new district leaders. A nominating committee is formed and charged with this responsibility. The committee will be selecting an individual to fill the District Chairperson position along with Vice
Chairs representing such areas the Finance, Member and Program. They will also form a list of individuals to serve in other district positions and will recommend these individuals to the District Chairman. These positions are: Finance Chairperson, Membership Chairperson and Program Chairperson. In addition, the committee will be recommending the District Commissioner to the Atlanta Area Council.

The Committee will be accepting names for consideration for the above positions until October 23, 2018. Nominations cannot be accepted after this time. All nominations must be written. You may submit those via email to china_belnaps@yahoo.com or mail to: 655 Wintergate Court, Johns Creek, GA 30022, attention Button Gwinnett District Nominations, c/o Michelle Belnap.

Members must be present at the November 6, 2018 annual business meeting to cast their vote. The meeting with be held at the Christ the King Lutheran Church, 5575 Peachtree Parkway, Peachtree Corners, GA 30092 at 7:00 p.m. Those eligible to vote include COR's, District Members at Large, Council Members at Large residing in the District.

Cub Scout Blastoff !! - Oct 27, 9am-noon - Rogers Bridge Park, Duluth

Posted on Oct 18 2018 - 4:25pm

New 2018 Cubs and their Families - Join us for Cub Scout Blastoff!

Bring your family to Cub Scout Blast Off to launch rockets, try woodworking, shoot archery, and visit the BB range. Cub Scout Blast Off will be held at Rogers Bridge Park in Duluth and will offer all the things your child is looking forward to in Cub Scouts.

If your child is a registered Cub Scout it will only cost $3 per child. If they need to register for Cub Scouts you will pay a small fee for registration and $3 for the event. Please see attached flyer for more information.

Please note that parking is limited.

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