Northern Ridge District Scout Expo

Interested in joining Scouting?
Are you currently a registered scout (Cub or Scouts BSA)?
Scout Expo is for YOU!
Scout Expo is a one day event organized by the Northern Ridge District to bring together scouts and youth in our community to show them all the fun they can have in scouting

            Date:  Saturday, August 24th, 2019

            Location:  Johns Creek United Methodist Church


Expo (9am – 3pm) – We will have games, activities, educational exhibits and much more for the Cub Scouts and their families to discover what Scouting has to offer.

Scheduled Activities:


            31’ Blow-up Obstacle Course

            Tomahawk Throwing

            Alka-Seltzer Rockets

            Fire starting instruction

            Activity games and instruction stations

            Stem Workshop – 2 classes

            Scout Membership Information

Registration Now Open:

Cost:  $5 per youth; adults and volunteers are free

Food:  $6 per pre-order lunch ticket (2 slices of pizza, chips, bottle of water). Other concession items will also be on sale

Kona Ice – Shaved Ice Truck will be on-site from 11-2pm

Questions:  please contact Mary Gehrhardt, moc.o1566143621ohay@1566143621tdrah1566143621rhegy1566143621ram1566143621

See you at the Expo!


Training Update

NEW:  BALOO Course in September !

September 14-15, 2019

Northern Ridge District is conducting a Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) course on 14-15 September at Birmingham United Methodist Church in upper Milton.  The Tentaroo registration is open. 

NOTE: Please register NOW for this course.  The Tentaroo registration is located:

  1. Click on the Date: September 14-15.  This will take you to the Tentaroo Registration page for this course.
  2. Login and follow the process.

This is a 1-1/2 day outdoor practical course and requires a mandatory on-line (about 1 hour) pre-requisite BALOO course located on :

Menu / My Dashboard / My Training / Training Center / Expanded Learning / Baloo

The total cost of this course is $30.  If you have any issues at Check-out stage, or a different amount cancel the registration and notify Bill Affeldt with an email at: ten.k1566143621nilht1566143621rae@l1566143621labac1566143621i1566143621.

Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (ITOLS or IOLS)

October 5-6, 2019

This is the 1.5 day outdoor portion of the required Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster training. The training will cover all outdoor skills required to assist a youth from ranks Scout to 1st Class and requires an overnight camp-out.

The dates are: Saturday and Sunday, 5-6 October 2019 (both days are mandatory) and the location is Birmingham United Methodist Church in Milton.
Tentaroo Registration is OPENED !!!! Please go to the below URL to register for this course: Scroll down to Northern Ridge and begin to register Follow the process. The course is only $30. If you have any issues at Checkout, please contact Bill Affeldt at: ten.k1566143621nilht1566143621rae@l1566143621labac1566143621i1566143621

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