Flint River Council, Boy Scouts of America

Popping some excitement in 2014!
The Flint River Council 2014 Popcorn Sale will begin soon!

$300 Club:  We will be giving away 5 iPad minis again this year.  All you have to do to be eligible for the drawings is sell $300 worth of popcorn and register.  You only need to register once to be in all subsequent drawings.  Click here to register for the $300 Club drawings.

Click the link below for all the latest popcorn information!

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Scout Day With the Atlanta Braves
Sunday, September 21
Game Time is 1:30 PM
At Turner Field
Join Scouts from all around Georgia for a special Scout Day with the Atlanta Braves!  Help cheer the Braves to victory over the New York Mets for a special Flint River Council ticket price of ONLY $10!  All Scouts in uniform will be in the parade on the field before the start of the game. You can purchase these special discounted tickets at the Griffin or Fairburn Scout Shops until Monday, September 15th while supplies last!  You will not be able to purchase tickets at this discounted price at Turner Field.  

Family Camping Weekend
August 29-September 1, 2014
Your family is invited to a weekend of camping at Lawhorn.  Enjoy the east coast's most beautiful Scout camp for 1-3 days and nights and participate in some fun Scouting activities.  Bring the whole family-regardless of age.  One family per registration. 
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Climbing/Rappelling Instructor Training
September 5-7, 2014
Training for Eagle Mountain, Carolina Tower and Dripping Rock operation.  Lean Climb-on-Safely procedues enabling you to conduct unit climbing/rappelling events.   
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Lawhorn Beaver Day, September 13, 2014
Here is YOUR chance to help out at camp.  Join us for Lawhorn Beaver Day where we will be busy as beavers sprucing up our camp!  There will be projects for all ages and skill levels-rain or shine!
Join us as an individual, family or unit.  You can make it a mini escape and stay for the entire weekend for free! 

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Tube-A-Palooza! September 20, 2014
Grab a tube and head down the Flint River at Tube-A-Palooza!  Invite the whole family and all your friends for this action packed day of tubing!  You will travel one mile down the Flint River on your tube and then you can do it again and again and again.....  All this tubing action for only $5 per person.  Click the link below and register now! 

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Flint River Shooting Clays Classic
October  10, 2014
Mark your calendar for this great day at Cherokee Rose Sporting Resort in north Spalding County.  Pictured to the left is the 2013 winning team. 

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Flint River Classic Golf Tournament
October 24, 2014
Join us for a great day of golfing and fellowship at the beautiful Flat Creek Country Club in Peachtree City.  Pictured to the left is the 2013 winning team of Mark Gray and company.

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 for 2014!  Mountain Biking and ATV's
Mountian Biking:  Our new bikes have arrived and the trails are ready for your pack or troop.  Call the Camping Department now at 770-227-4556 to book your mountain biking weekend!
ATV Program:  We have been approved for the new BSA ATV program beginning at Summer Camp, 2014.  This program is designed for the novice rider to learn safety and maintenance and to experience the fun of an open trail ride with trained instructors on specific back country trails.  This program is designed for Scouts ages 14 and up.  Call the camping department at 770-227-4556 and make your reservation now!

Scout Safe Challenge  
Scout Safe!  Have you looked into the requirements for the Council Safe Scout Award?  Your unit may qualify to receive a ribbon and a certificate that you can proudly display in your meeting place showing that your unit is one that strives to put the safety of its youth and volunteers first!                                          
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