08-28TroopDay Hike Chattahoochee Bend State Park.
08-28TroopDay Hike Chattahoochee Bend State Park.
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Welcome !

This is the official website of Boy Scout Troop 57, chartered by Heatherwood Baptist Church, based in Newnan, Georgia.  We are an active group of Scouts and Scouters committed to living the Scout Oath and Law.

Our Mission is to develop skills, strong character, and Scout craft skills in boys of our community.  More than ever, America needs the leadership qualities, citizenship awareness, and character development that Boy Scouting can provide.

As a Scout-run organization, we utilize the skills and leadership abilities of our Scouts to conduct creative and engaging activities, meetings, and outings. Involved Scouts, Scouters and parents provide opportunities for our Scouts to participate in training, service, leadership, and advancement opportunities.

We meet on Thursday Evenings at 6:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. year-round.

Sign up for the August Day Hike at Chattahoochee Bend State Park is now open.

Posted on Jul 15 2021 - 6:02pm

Be sure to sign up for our first event after summer!


A day hike to try out new gear and techniques before bigger trips.

Bring your stove and cook a lunch or bring a cold lunch.

Summer Camp Drop Off Sunday--The Stuff You Need to Know!

Posted on Jun 14 2021 - 11:11am

Drop off for summer camp will be this Sunday at 12:30 p.m. in the Howard Lodge parking lot at Camp Thunder.  Upon arrival, please look for Scoutmaster Brandon Hammond.  Pickup will be in the same place on Saturday, June 26, at 8:30 a.m.  Meet Brandon--do not go to Howard Lodge.  We will check in as a group.

Troop 57 T-Shirt Ordering

Posted on May 10 2021 - 10:35am

Time to order new Troop 57 T-Shirts for your growing Scouts or for those who were too rough on their shirts.  Ken Vinnacombe is taking over the ordering of T-Shirts from Brian Smith.  The deadline for placing our order is the end of May in order to have shirts in time for summer camp.  Please email Ken at:

Final Summer Camp Payments Due

Posted on May 10 2021 - 8:35am

Final summer camp payments will be due this Thursday evening at the Troop Meeting.  David McLaughlin will be sending out emails of your balances due plus any special fees associated with your Scout's selected merit badges (e.g. leatherworking kit).

New Scouts! May 17 Crossover Ceremony--Sign Up Please!

Posted on May 10 2021 - 8:33am

We will have three or four Scouts crossing over to Troop 57 from the Cub Scout Pack in Moreland, Georgia.  These Scouts have visited with us and have selected our Troop to join.  Their crossover ceremony will be at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, May 17, at the Moreland Methodist Church.  We want to welcome our new Scouts with a great showing of support.  Please sign up on the website if you plan to attend.  Scouts should wear full class A uniforms, including merit badge sashes and neckerchiefs.

Thursday Service Project

Posted on May 4 2021 - 6:39am

We are staining the fences we built last year around the AC units.  Please wear old clothes and shoes Thursday to the troop meeting.  We’ll get dirty!



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