If you are interested in joining Troop 173, please come to one or more Troop meetings, which are held on Monday nights at 7:00 PM, at St. Andrew United Methodist Church, located at 3455 Canton Rd, Marietta, GA 30066.
If you decide to join the Troop, you will need to purchase a Scout Uniform and a Handbook.
Visit the Scout Shop at 1800 Circle 75 Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339 and purchase the following:
Scout Handbook, Shirt (most boys opt for the short sleeve shirt), Pants. Socks, Belt, Shoulder Epaulettes (Green), Patches (Council, World crest, Troop number, Patrol) and a Neckerchief and slide.
The BSA requires that you complete two forms for your Scout:
A Youth Application; and the Annual Health and Medical Form (Parts A and B)
They can be found on the "forms" link page.
Regarding the Health form, there are 3 Parts. Parts A and B (listed as "All Scouting Events" on the link) are to be filled in by the parents and handed in now, along with a photocopy of your health card (front and back).Part C is only required for summer camp, but needs to be filled in by your son’s physician.
Once the documents completed, please give the forms to Chuck Wilson.