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Popcorn Due Dates

Popcorn Kernels,  Good Afternoon, a friendly reminder about some  key dates for popcorn, please see below. Remember if you still have popcorn left over from your show and sell you…

Celebration of Heroes

The Celebration of Heroes event is coming together. The website is now live and accepting registrations. https://coh.swell.gives/ It will be updated with a few additional pages to highlight the program…

Award Applications Request for 2020-2021

Talakto District Scouters, The Talakto District Awards Banquet is scheduled for Saturday, 30 January 2021 with a stipulation that cancellation may happen if COVID restrictions are still in place. Tickets will go on…

Scouting Stories Project

The Three Easy Steps to Ensuring Your Greater Alabama Council Legacy We’re lucky. We’re lucky, because during isolating times like these we share a remarkable connection not everyone has ––…

Join Scouting marketing materials

Looking for flyers or stickers for your unit’s Join Scouting Night? Look no further! Just fill out the form at the link below, and we will produce the flyers and…

It’s Popcorn Time

Spend less time fundraising and MORE time Scouting! Our Council’s annual Scout popcorn sale is a turn-key fundraiser that provides our units with the funding they need to deliver an amazing Scouting…

Fall Camporee – is ON!

The Fall 2020 Talakto Camporee will be held the weekend of Oct. 2,3,4 at Sharon Johnston Park in New Market, Alabama. The location will be in the large field at…

Virtual American Values Luncheon – with Terry Bradshaw

Dear Scouting Family,  Each year we offer several opportunities to support scouting financially, through our Friends of Scouting program.   The dollars raised help the council provide program, staffing, camperships, and handbooks…

Pick up Show-n-Sell Popcorn

Show n Sell popcorn will be delivered to the office on Friday.  Please call Carol or Kay in the office to schedule a time to pick your popcorn up.  Times…

Update your BeAScout.org Pin and Win

Scout Units Could Win Big If They Update Their BeAScout.org Pin Now Units could win if they do a Good Turn and update their BeAScout pins now to be Helpful…

National Recruiting Webinar – Aug. 25

On August 25 at 7pm (Central), the webinar will cover things you can do now to support successful recruiting. READ MORE

Popcorn Show-n-Sell at Kroger – pick your date

Good Afternoon, I have heard back from Melissa at Kroger’s please see below. Please go ahead and send me your dates so it can be prepared if and when we…