Category Archives: Upcoming Events

upcoming events and activities of interest to all

Camp Jackson Build Party

May 13 Saturday. Camp Jackson. All day. Tent platform build party. Bring water, lunch, hand tools. All welcome. 

Venturing Summer Camp

  Venturing Summer Camp   The Greater Alabama Council is pleased to offer Venturers the opportunity to experience Summer Camp at Comer Scout Reservation in 2017. Venturing Summer Camp will…

Powder Horn

    Powder Horn   August 18-20 / September 8-10 at Comer Scout Reservation Powder Horn is a two-weekend training event that offers Adult Volunteers and Scout 14 years or…

Weekend Of Awesome Happenings

    Venturing Weekend   April 21 – 23, Camp Comer All Ventures, Explorers, Sea Scouts, and Boy Scouts age 14 and older are welcome. (provisional participation available). Don’t forget…

Cub Adventure Weekend

    Cub Adventure Weekend   April 28 – 30 at Camp Comer Arrrrr you wee lads ready?  Are you up for the challenge of those that wear the tartans?…

Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Banquet

Talakto Scouters,   Tickets are now available at the Scout Office for the 2017 Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Banquet, scheduled for Friday evening, 10 March, at the Jackson Center,…

Camporee Leader’s Guide now available

The Talakto District camporee is set at Mathews Preserve on April 7-9, 2017.  Save the date! The Leader’s Guide is now available.  See the Camporee entry in the Upcoming Events…

Coosa Lodge Spring Pow Wow

    Coosa Spring Pow Wow   Are you’re a registered Cub Scout, Boy Scout or Venturer in the Greater Alabama Council or another nearby council, come join us for…

2017 National Scout Jamboree

    2017 National Scout Jamboree   The 2017 National Scout Jamboree will be held from July 19 to July 28, 2017 at the Summit Bechtel Reserve •Scouts and team members MUST…

University of Scouting 2017

    University of Scouting   What is the University of Scouting? The University of Scouting is an annual council-wide training event designed to provide more in-depth study than can…

GAC Summer Camps 2017 Sign Up

Summer Camp 2017 planning is in full swing! The Greater Alabama Council has an amazing program planned for next summer at Camp Comer and Camp Sequoyah. With old favorites in…

Cabela’s Scout Month – Archery MB

Cabela’s Huntsville is offering an archery merit badge class for Scouts.  Classes are taught at the story on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:00pm following this schedule: Thursday, February 9, 2017…