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Spare computers needed for Camp Comer

Are you retiring any computers in the near future?  The SciTech lab at Camp Comer is updating its computers and they need your not-quite-new computers.  We need complete working computers,…

Day Camp meeting – your chance to help

There will be a meeting on April 14, 2016 @ 6:30pm @ the Scout Service Center for all those who can help with CS Day Camp 2016. If you cannot…

ScoutFest 2017 Announced

At the Scouting U, Greater Alabama Council Executive JT Dabbs announced that the next ScoutFest will be held in November 2017.  It may be held at the same place as…

Lion Cubs coming? If you want them…

The Boy Scouts of America is exploring a Cub Scout program aimed at boys in kindergarten called Lion Cubs.  A description of the program is at this link. The Greater…

Memorial Service for Al Farrar

A memorial service celebrating his life will be held on March 12, 2016, at the First Missionary Baptist Church, 3509 Blue Springs Rd, NW, Huntsville, AL, 35810. In lieu of…

Mr. Albert Farrar Sr.

Good Evening All, It is with a heavy heart this afternoon, that Mr. Albert Farrar Sr. founder of Pack, Troop, Crew 7400 has passed away this morning.  Mr. Farrar was…

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…

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.

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…

Sign up for Talakto News Feeds

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…

Popcorn Sales – Top Sellers

Congratulations!!! Congratulations!!! Congratulations!!! Congratulations!!!  We would like to congratulate the Greater Alabama Council Top Popcorn Seller for 2015.  Cub Scout Top Seller Andrew C., Pack 7083 – Talakto District Boy…