University of Scouting & Night of Honor

February 25, 2017 – Cullman High School University of Scouting is a day-long training geared toward volunteers of all levels and experience in Scouting. From the new leader to the…

Zombie Survival is coming!

Zombie Survival February 10-12 2017 at Camp Sequoyah Boy Scouts and Venturer’s mark your calendars for the Greater Alabama Council’s 4th annual Zombie Survival. Zombie Survival is weekend long Scouting…

Recharters are due Dec. 15

Unit Recharters are due by December 15 to your District Executives. If you have added any additional youth to your unit this fall, please get these applications to your executive…

Popcorn Money Due

Thanks again for a very successful popcorn season. Hopefully, all of the popcorn has been delivered by now and we are thankful to the Scouts who sold and to the…

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…

Talakto District Banquet – tickets are now available

Please purchase your tickets for the Talakto District Banquet at the Huntsville Council Service Center.

Modifications to Cub Scout program give den leaders more flexibility

The Cub Scout Adventures program has been modified to help Cubs advance more.  Please read these articles: Description of the changes Questions and Answers from Cub Leaders

Clothing Drive for Fire Victims

Last week as a country we took time celebrate Thanksgiving and what we are thankful for. On Monday and Tuesday, devastating fires swept through Eastern Tennessee in the Gatlinburg area,…

Nominate deserving Scouters for District Award of Merit

Talakto District Adults,   To date, we have only received ONE nomination for the Talakto District Award of Merit for 2016.  I know there are some out there who meet…

Camporee – April 7-9 – Save the Date

The Camporee Committee has selected the weekend of April 7 – 9, 2017 as the date for Camporee.  Save the date and plan to participate.  Further details are still coming,…

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…