Apalachee District


Time to get out there and
More information soon on the top Apalachee units !
Make sure your unit is at the TOP of the list !
Many units have already sold off all of their Show and Sell...time to switch gears and get out there taking orders.
Let's knock on doors !!!

Cub Scout BALOO Training

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation has been revamped and now includes a one night stay.  It incorporates the Webelos camping training as well so you simply need one training to get through all of your Cub Scout years. 

BALOO will cover the following areas:

  • Preparations for camping with Cub Scouts
  • Site selection
  • Parent involvement
  • Health and Safety
  • Equipment preparation
  • Meal planning
  • Introduction to Outdoor Skills

The course will be offered  in Apalachee on October 19 - 20 at Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center. 7 PM Friday until roughly 6 PM on Saturday. 

Registration is open here. 


Jamboree On The Air JOTA

When: October 20 th from 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Where: VFW Post 5255, 368 Grayson Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30046
See Flyer: https://www.nega-bsa.org/files/20985/JOTA-2018-pdf

Camp Rainey Mountain


Nov 2, 2018 7:00 pm to Nov 3, 2018

Be a Zombie or be a Runner!

Any Boy Scout, Venturer, Explorer, or Adult Leader can register.

2 Mile Course, Water Stations, 7 Team Building Exercises


When:   Saturday, November 10th 2018
Classes will run from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sugar hill United Methodist Church
4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd.
Buford, GA 30518
See Flyer    2018-Updated-Loop-A-Rama-Flyer-pdf
registration:    https://www.nega-bsa.org/APLAR

University of Scouting

When: Dec 1, 2018 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

The University of Scouting is a fun-filled, hands-on, experience-laden opportunity to network with other Scouters, and is truly a learning adventure. This one day supplemental training event is designed for all Cub Scout, Boy Scout, and Venturing  leaders.

Additional Information: https://www.nega-bsa.org/universityofscouting

Food drive combined with camping, Scout skill events, Yule Log hunt, and a special seasonal campfire.

Who: All Sweetwater & Apalachee Scout Troops, Crews, & Posts.

Where:  Scoutland, on beautiful Lake Lanier
3685 Looper Lake Road, Gainesville, GA.

When: Friday through Sunday, December 7-9, 2018.
Camp the entire weekend or just come for the field events on Saturday.

How Much: $5 per person + gift card and canned good donations to local food co-ops. All paid attendees will receive lunch & event patch. Register by unit at Apalachee September, October & November Roundtables 

Flyer:  Flyer-2018-pdf
Guide: 2018-Yule-Log-Guide-050718-pdf

Apalachee and Exploring - Venturing Districts Banquet

January 19, 2019, 6 P.M.

The Gwinnett Environment & Heritage Center

Registration: https://www.nega-bsa.org/APLeaderBanquet

2019 World Scout Jamboree


The 24th World Scout Jambore

Summit Bechtel Reserve

July 21nd - August 2nd

Additional information is available at https://wsj2019.us/

Application Process: Participants, adult leaders, and IST will complete an online application. Applications will be reviewed on both a Council and National level. Official information and a link to the online application can be found on the USA Contingent website: https://wsj2019.us/apply
Check the website (http://2019wsj.org) for links to Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
Campership application: https://form.jotform.com/71814357084156
Flyer: 2019 WSJ.pdf

"Unlock a New World" of fun and adventure with the 2019 World Scout Jamboree!


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