District Awards for Banquet (and tickets)

Talakto Unit Leaders,   This is the last call for any individual leader awards, as well as unit awards (Summertime Pack, National Outdoor Challenge, or Journey to Excellence).  If I…

Scouting For Food – report your totals SOON

In preparation for awards season, please report your Scouting for Food totals to Dianna Odell.  She needs this information NOW. Contact: Dianna O’Dell talakto_communications@yahoo.com

Pinewood Derby Workshop – help offered and help wanted

Need some help with turning your great pinewood derby car design into reality?  Need access to some power tools?  Get some help at the Pinewood Derby Workshop, at the Council…

Certified Angling Instructor training

  Certified Angling Instructor   This course is designed to give Scouters tools and ideas to get Scouts fishing. We will ignite your desire for introducing Scouts to the wonderful…

Tennessee Aquarium Scout Days – Feb.

    Tennessee Aquarium   Mark your calendars!  Scouts and their families receive half-price tickets to the Tennessee Aquarium and IMAX 3D Theater for the whole month of February!  Scouts…

Zombie Survival 2018

The Zombies Are Back! We need your help in reclaiming Camp Sequoyah from the undead. In preparation for the mission to reclaim our camp, we need 200 brave participants.  …

District Banquet – correction and update

Tickets for the Annual Leader Banquet are available at the Service Center on Drake. As always, the number of your ticket is your place in the food line. The earlier…

Coosa Lodge Winter Banquet Details

Registration for the 2018 Coosa Lodge Winter Banquet is now online! Click here to register now: https://form.jotform.com/73517093396161 Mark your calendars for January 20th at Gardendale-Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church (805…

Scoutbook Lite to Replace Internet Advancement in 2018

BSA’s official web app, Scoutbook, is gearing up to roll out a new solution in mid-2018 that will leverage core components of the Scoutbook platform to make Internet Advancement tracking…

Troop 364 Open House

Troop 364 invites all Webelos and Boy Scouts and Scout Leaders to an open house on January 10, 2018. We will show you how fun Scouting can be: Cooking Techniques…

Pinewood Derby information

The Talakto District Pinewood Derby will be held March 10 (location TBD).   There are competitions for everybody: Cub Scouts– there are Speed and Looks competitions. Boy Scouts / Parents…