NEW SCOUT PAGE
TROOP LEADERSHIP DESCRIPTIONS
Are you thinking about joining the adventure of Boy Scouting?
This page and other linked pages will give you just about everything you need to know
about joining Troop 163.
First you must complete a Boy Scout application and turn it in to the Scoutmaster with
your registration fee. After joining, you will receive a packet of information
including the following items.
Second, have your parent or guardian complete the Parental Consent Form, have it
notarized, and turn it in to the Troop Scoutmaster.
Third, visit your doctor and have them complete your Class 2 Personal Health and
Medical Record, then turn a copy in to the Troop Scoutmaster.
Pay particular attention to the Information Packet of
Troop 163. This contains our laws and by-laws.
Frequently check the Yearly Calendar for activities, dates and updates.
Troop's yearly registration fee is $33.00, pro-rated by which month of the
year you originally register with Troop
163. Each additional year in late November when you re-register with Troop 163 requires the payment of the
$33.00 fee. (Funding is available in some cases. See the Scoutmaster.)
The registration fee includes the required Boy Scouts of America joining
fee and a subscription to Boy's Life Magazine.
Adult Volunteers register for just $7.00 per year, pro-rated by
month, which includes a subscription to Scouting Magazine and the Atlanta
Parents are encouraged to join the Troop Committee, which supports the Troop,
with monthly meetings.