Welcome to the Sweetwater District homepage. Sweetwater covers south Gwinnett and Walton counties in northeast Georgia. We are glad you found us!
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Are you a new Scouting leader? Your first steps are to take your Youth Protection Training, then choose a learning path in the BSA Learn Center and spend a little time with the material. It is divided into short, easy segments and allows you to train at your own pace. Once you're done, sign up for outdoor leader training- BALOO for Cub Leaders, or IOLS for Scouts BSA leaders. Sweetwater District schedules one of each class annually but you can always get trained in any district or council. (There are many opportunities locally). The Sweetwater "Adult Leader Resources" page will give you links to get started.
Find a Scout Pack or Troop near you: BeAScout.Scouting.Org
If you are a unit leader- This is how someone finds your Pack or Troop. Having your correct information can make the difference in whether someone contacts you or the unit down the road. The unit pin is the point of contact. When someone is interested in your unit, they read about your program, your meeting times and other pertinent information. Then if they are interested, they click the link to contact you. Is your unit pin up-to-date? Key3 Leadership must make the changes, so if you are a Cubmaster, Scoutmaster, Committee Chair, or Chartered Org. Rep.- This step by step guide will walk you through the process.
Sweetwater District is now on Instagram. Follow us at swscouts.nega
Did you miss Program Preview?
This year's Program Preview was a virtual event and that means you can go back and watch it whenever you want. Click here for the video. The program flyer packet has been distributed, so if you did not receive it please call the Lawrenceville service center or email Ryan..
Sweetwater District unveils its annual calendar in July each year, and Program Preview is your first chance to learn about this year's district Pack and Troop activities, fundraising opportunities, Community Service and Conservation events, Roundtable schedule, Council events, Training events and dates, and so much more. Learn about special opportunities for Scouts such as scholarships, awards, and recognition events. Learn about adult leader awards and our annual banquet.
All 2020-2021 district event flyers have been posted on our "Forms and Flyers" page, and all district events are now posted on the district calendar with links to flyers, contacts, registration and event details.