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…

Have you Rechartered yet? NEED TO DO THAT NOW

If you are still working on your recharter packet, PLEASE GET THAT DONE NOW.  Your unit must be properly chartered to allow the youth to earn advancements and to be…

Pinewood Derby Workshop – Feb. 4

Good Morning,    In our preparation for upcoming Pinewood Derby Races, we have scheduled a Pinewood Derby Workshop on February 4th from 10a.m.-4p.m. at the Scout Shop.    I am looking…

2017 Founder’s Award Recipients

Introduced at the 1981 National Order of the Arrow Conference, the Founder’s Award recognizes Arrowmen who have given outstanding service to their lodge. The award is reserved for an Arrowman…

Talakto Banquet – need your help

The annual Talakto district banquet is fast approaching.  We would like your help on these things: Thursday noon is the deadline to purchase banquet tickets from the Service Center. I…

Scout Cards – sign up now

PRE-ORDER YOUR 2017 SCOUT CARDS!  Your pre-ordered cards may be shipped to you, or you may choose to pick them up in the Birmingham Service Center or the Huntsville Service Center….

Multi-District Day of Training – more details

Adult Training:   $5 fee for adults to cover building use. Some classes have additional costs.   Adults and Youth:   Lunch may be purchased during registration for $5.  …

Scout Sunday – Scout Sabbath

Scout Units in the Greater Alabama Council have a wonderful track record of participating in the upcoming Scout Sunday and Scout Sabbath.  The Boy Scouts of America designates the Sunday…

Coosa Lodge 2017 Winter Banquet – next week

The 2017 Coosa Lodge Winter Banquet will be at Camp Meadowbrook (2344 Co Rd 747, Cullman, AL) on Saturday, January 21st. That’s NEXT WEEKEND! Check-in and the Trading Post will…

Need Military Information for ScoutReach

Dear Scouters,   I plan to do a display and activity at ScoutReach honoring our military.  I want to include all Scout leaders who are Veterans or current military (including…

Banquet tickets and other news

All, We currently have sold 76 tickets for the annual leader banquet. Please don’t wait until the last minute to buy your tickets. I have to get orders placed, china…