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Summer Camp Kickoff – Nov. 29

The 2017 Greater Alabama Summer Camp Kickoff meeting will be held Tuesday, November 29, 7:00 PM at Owens Cross Roads United Methodist Church. The church is located at 9177 US 431,…

Camporee Planning Meeting – Nov. 17

Hello Scouters,  Please plan on attending, or sending a representative to the Nov. 17, 6:30 PM meeting of the 2017 Camporee Planning Committee meeting.  This will be the meeting that…

Meet our new Vigil Honor recipients

Meet our new Vigil Honor recipients! The Vigil Honor is the highest honor that may be bestowed on a member of the Order of the Arrow. It is given, not…

Scouting for Food – November

Scouting for Food is a national Good Turn performed by Scouts and Scouters for their local communities.  It’s a great service to the community and helps those who need the…

2017 Summer Camp Kick Off and Information Meetings

      GAC Summer Camps 2017!   2017 Summer Camp Kick Off and Information Meetings Mark your calendars for November 15th or November 17th 2016. The Greater Alabama Council will be…

Huntsville Office Temporary Hours

The Huntsville Office will have temporary hours this week. The office will be open from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM. The office will be closed from 1:00 PM to 2:00…

University of Scouting : New Date -> Feb. 25

The University of Scouting and the annual Night of Honor have been scheduled for Saturday, February 25 at Cullman High School.  More information will unfold soon, so go ahead and…

#GivingTuesday

    #GivingTuesday   #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, November 29, 2016 and the widely…

Coosa Fall Fellowship 2016 – ArrowCon

One week ’til Fall Fellowship! Fall Fellowship — aka ArrowCon 2016 — is just one week away!  Join us at Camp Sequoyah on November 4-6 for a weekend of fun,…

OA Pumpkin contest

Happy (almost) Halloween! Halloween is just a few days away. Have you carved your pumpkin yet? If you carve a Coosa-related pumpkin, email me a photo (chris@coosa50.org) and I’ll feature…

Philmont Scout Ranch opportunities

Greetings From Philmont Scout Ranch! Are you or someone you know interested  in a 2016 High Adventure experience? Register Today! – The registration period for 2018 Philmont 12-day & 7-day expeditions is now…

Silver Beaver nominations are open

Silver Beaver Nominations The Silver Beaver Award was introduced in 1931 and is a councilā€level distinguished service award of the Boy Scouts of America. Recipients of this award are registered…