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…

Hawk Day at Camp Jackson, Nov. 19

Join us at Camp Jackson on November 19th for a day of fellowship through cheerful service. We need volunteers to bring saws (handsaws and circular saws), electric drills, electric screwdrivers,…

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…

December Round Table – Potluck Social

The Talakto district welcomes all Scouters and interested persons to join us at the first annual Potluck Round Table.  Rather than offering a list of announcements and the oh-so-informative training…

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…