Ways to Join Scouting

The Indian Waters Council would like to thank you and your family for seeking a Cub Scout or Scouts BSA unit to join here in the Midlands of South Carolina.  Scouting is where they will learn positive values, new skills and have fun with friends. This page will list different opportunities for you to sign your child up for Scouting.  Register online using the link below or choose one of our Virtual Meetings or Drive-up Sign-up times.  

Register Online

Follow these instructions to assist you in joining

  • Click the Join Today button
  • This will take you to the BeAScout website
  • Enter your zip code
  • Select the program, Cub Scout or Scouts BSA
  • Click Find and Apply and you will see a list of units within your area
  • Select a unit the is nearest to you or meets on a day convenient to you
  • Click Apply Now and set your login information
  • Enter all the information for the application
  • Payment can be completed by credit card
  • You will receive a confirmation email withing 24 hrs.

Join Up Events

Scouting is still an active program.  Even during these difficult times, Scouts of all ages are continuing their programs full of fun and excitement.  The Indian Waters Council has set-up virtual and in-person opportunities for your family to learn more about the programs available and help you through the application process.  Below, you will see links to join a Virtual Join-up Meeting or locations that you can safely Drive-up and Sign-up while following safety guidelines.  Each will help get your family started in a Scout unit near you.

Virtual Join Up Meetings

  • Attend any of the Join Scouting ZOOM webinars. 
  • See the links below to sign-in to the virtual meeting. 
  • Learn more about each level of the Scouting program, share the locations of local units, and lead you through the application process.
  • Select your school district. (Private and Charter school students select the school district you reside in)

September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd, 2020 at 6:30 pm
   Sign-in Here

September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd, 2020 at 6:30 pm

   Sign-in Here

September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd, 2020 at 6:30 pm

   Sign-in Here

September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd, 2020 at 6:30 pm

   Sign-in Here

September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd, 2020 at 6:30 pm

   Sign-in Here

September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd, 2020 at 6:30 pm

   Sign-in Here

September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd, 2020 at 6:30 pm
   Sign-in Here

Drive-up Sign-up Meetings

  • A great way to sign your daughter or son up for Scouts in a safe manner.
  • Visit one of the locations in your local area to learn more about Scouting programs, share the locations of local units, and lead you through the application process.
  • You may attend any of the locations near you. (Private and Charter school students, select the location nearest you)

Thursday, September 24th, 2020 from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Locations:

  • Batesburg-Leesville Middle
  • Gilbert Middle
  • Beechwood Middle
  • Carolina Springs Middle
  • Meadow Glen Middle
  • Saluda Middle
  • Frances Mack Intermediate (Gaston)
  • Emmanuel Lutheran Church (West Columbia) 

Thursday, September 24th, 2020 from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Locations:

  • Stover Middle School
  • Camden Elementary
  • Lugoff Elgin Middle School

Thursday, September 24th, 2020 from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Locations:

  • Stover Middle School
  • Camden Elementary
  • Lugoff Elgin Middle School

Thursday, September 24th, 2020 from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Locations:

  • Seven Oaks Athletic Park, 200 Leisure Lane, Irmo

  • Mungo Park, 2121 Lake Murray Blvd., Chapin

Thursday, September 24th, 2020 from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Locations:

  • Watkins-Nance Elementary School
  • Caughman Road Elementary School

Saturday, September 26th, 2020 from 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Locations:

  • R2i2 Village at Sandhills

Thursday, September 24th, 2020 from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Locations:

  • TBD