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Welcome to Button Gwinnett District website. 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, Scouts BSA 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 join@gwinnettbsa.org

Wood Badge 2020

Posted on Jun 23 2020 - 8:34am

What is Wood Badge?  There’s plenty of lore out there about what takes place on a Wood Badge course.  I know when I was a new leader the Wood Badge folks seemed to have drank way too much Kool-Aid.  With time I decided it was time for me to take the plunge.  What I found was a once-in-a-lifetime experience.  

BSA’S Commitment to Act Against Racial Injustice

Posted on Jun 18 2020 - 3:02pm

Many of you have reached out to me this week to discuss the commitments made by the national council in a statement on Monday. I’d like to lend some perspective to the changes, and clarify the commitment of the Button Gwinnett District.

BSA Registration Fee increases

Posted on Jun 3 2020 - 7:22am

As Announced on June 1, 2020 at https://scoutingwire.org/bsa-membership-fee-increase-details-and-faq/ (that page has a lot of additional information and FAQs and so on), the increased national membership fees for the BSA are:

Please Join Us in Honoring Dave Bone- BG Silver Beaver Recipient

Posted on May 28 2020 - 1:48pm

The 2019 Silver Beaver Ceremony has been moved to a virtual event on June 10 at 7pm. Please help us honor Button Gwinnett recipient Dave Bone for his outstanding volunteerism and support of Scouting. Dave will also be recognized in person at next year's ceremony. You can register for the event and show your support here.

2020 Cub Day Camp - June 8-11

Posted on May 19 2020 - 5:52pm

Cub Day Camp - Postponed, New Date TBA

The Button Gwinnett Day Camp is an exciting part of the Cub Scout journey.  As the coronavirus situation unfolded, we continued to make plans and hold out hope that Day Camps would open on time.

Based upon the State of Georgia guidelines and the current Center for Disease Control’s recommendation for youth, we have made the difficult decision to delay day camps in June. 

This summer, we are exploring new options to bring the Day Camp experience and excitement to your Scout!  You should be receiving a survey soon which will help guide our plans to bring you the experiences you deserve while remaining safe.

For your convenience, we will be issuing full refunds for all June Day Camp registrations.  Please allow up to three weeks to receive your refund.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact one of us.

Please check the council website https://www.atlantabsa.org/bg-daycamp and Facebook page www.facebook.com/groups/ButtonGwinnettDayCamp where details will be posted as they are made available.

Thank you for being a part of our Cub Scouting family.  We hope you and yours are safe and healthy during this time.  We look forward to seeing you at camp as soon as we can gather together again. 

Craig Belnap (678-237-3100, craigbelnapbsa@gmail.com )

Abigail Krieger (770-598-9891, abigail23k@gmail.com )

We Are Brave

Posted on May 19 2020 - 11:19am

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