Congratulations Award of Merit Recipients

At the Talakto District Banquet held on Saturday, January 30, the following people were awarded the District Award of Merit.  Listening to the long lists of their accomplishments and service…


ScoutingU Catalog Released and Registration Open

The 2016 Greater Alabama Council (GAC) Scouting University (Scouting U) continues to follow the BSA’s movement to the Scouting University program as more fully integrated continuum of training. “The mission…


ScoutReach planning meeting – Friday

There will be a Scoutreach Meeting at the Service Center on Drake at Noon tomorrow (Friday) for anyone interested in helping out.

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Banquet info – please read – time changes

All, The annual Leader Award Banquet is this Saturday- January 30th at Holy Spirit on Airport at 6pm. Tickets are $15 (we’ve sold 92 so there are about 20 of…


Leader Award Banquet – sign up now!

The annual Leader Award Banquet is this Saturday at Holy Spirit on Airport Road. It starts at 6pm and is an adult only affair. Right now we have sold 73…


Are you rechartered for 2016? – do it NOW

If your unit has not completed rechartering for 2016, PLEASE get it done As Soon As Possible.  If your unit is not rechartered, it is not registered.  Which means that…


District Banquet – January 30

The annual Talakto District Banquet is scheduled for January 30.  Tickets are on sale at the council service center until January 26.  Don’t miss out!


Spring Camporee – changed

The Talakto District and the Order of the Arrow are teaming up to bring you the 2016 Spring camporee.  The date has been changed to April 8-10, 2016.  The location…

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Ever wonder what’s going on?  You can get news, announcements, and updates to important Talakto District information sent directly to your email inbox.  Just send an email to talakto_communications@yahoo.com with…


Pinewood Derby information

Pinewood Derby is coming soon.  The intent of the Pinewood Derby is to strengthen the relationship between the Cub Scout and his parent(s) by the introduction of a construction project…

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Whitney M. Young Jr. Community Service Award nominations due

The awards recognize outstanding service by an adult individual or by an organization for demonstrated involvement in the development and implementation of Scouting opportunities for youth from rural or low-income…


Upcoming Training Opportunities – January

We are offering a unique opportunity for adults and youth to receive important leadership training in a single day. All training, except BALOO and Trainer’s Edge, are Free of Charge….