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Talakto Banquet and Awards Night

Folks, Banquet tickets will still be available at the Roundtable but will likely be last chance since Dianna has to order food right after that.  You can still get your…

Round Table – date change for January 2019

As a reminder, due to the Christmas Break not ending until this week, Roundtable and OA meetings have been moved until next Thursday, 10 January, starting at 7:00pm at the 1st…

Coosa Lodge History Project

Do you have a box of old newsletters, meeting minutes, event rosters, patches, handbooks, or anything else related to the history of Coosa Lodge, Cherokee Fifty, Achunanchi Lodge 135, or…

As Scouts BSA launch nears, here’s the right way to welcome girls

Excitement continues to build for the launch of Scouts BSA, the new name for the program that will welcome boys and girls in separate troops beginning in February 2019. I’ve heard…

Give the Gift of Scouting – News from the Scout Shop

    News from the Scout Shop   Drop into your closest Scout Shop for big savings on great gift ideas for the Scout or Scouter in your life!   Also,…

Happy Hollidays

  Happy Holidays!   From all of us at the Greater Alabama Council, Boy Scouts of America, we hope you and yours have a happy and safe Holiday season!

Christmas Party at Round Table

Talakto Scout Leaders,   Next Thursday, 6 December, we will have our 2nd annual District Christmas Party in lieu of Roundtable.  We will still hold the event at 1st Methodist…

Scout Story Contest

    Share your story!   Do you have a favorite camp memory?  Did you have a favorite campout?  We are looking for your story!  The Greater Alabama Council is…

Scouts BSA

On February 1, 2019, the Boy Scouts of America will begin admitting girls into Scouts BSA. One of the characteristics of Scouting—for over a hundred years—is that no matter when…

Summer Camp 2019

The Greater Alabama Council is proud to operate two of the very best summer camp properties in the nation! The Scouts in your unit can experience fellowship, advancement, fun, and many activities at Camp…

ScoutFest – be a part of the Fun

It’s not too late to be part of ScoutFest. Come and be part of the fun.  Register at the web site and just come and enjoy the day. We need…

2019 PTC Registration is OPEN!

Visit the national volunteer training center for the Boy Scouts of America with over fifty different week-long conferences. Since 1950, the Philmont Training Center has provided a unique environment for…