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Camp Connected

We shop online, receive our news from online sources, go online for entertainment, and stay connected to friends and family through online social media. So why not camp online? The…

Camp Cards for Frontline Heroes

Please join with us in recognizing our local heroes by purchasing a $10 Camp Card that we will donate to a local hero. Nurses, Police Officers, and Firefighters, could all…

Placing Flags on Veterans’ Day

For Scouters that may be interested in collecting some community service hours….The North Alabama Veterans’ Coalition put out the following information today; many of their members plan to come out…

National Camp-In. Did you get the patch?

Did you and your family participate in the National Camp-in? Be sure to get your patch for the unique event! To reserve the patch, follow the link below! Reserve your…

Now Accepting Nominations for Silver Beaver Award

The Silver Beaver Award is the highest honor that a Council can bestow on a volunteer Scouter. This award recognizes continuous service to youth over a sustained tenure in the…

COVID Update – May 15

Based on information we have received from the State of Alabama, CDC and other resources we offer the following update: Units are allowed to resume their meetings and activities but…

Online Merit Badge Classes – May 18 – 22

The Greater Alabama Council is pleased to continue to offer Scouts the opportunity to earn advancement from home. During May we will offer several exciting merit badges for your Scout….

Thank You Campaign for Local Healthcare Heroes

A local Scouter is asking for help in creating a “Thank You” video to give to the heroes in the medical fields at Huntsville Hospital and other places. He asks…

No RT or PPC on May 7

After further discussion with committee members and Key 3, we will not be hosting a Round Table or Program Preview Conference meeting on May 7th.  We will have our District…

Online Merit Badge Classes

The Greater Alabama Council is pleased to continue to offer Scouts the opportunity to earn advancement from home. During May we will offer several exciting merit badges for your Scout….

Program Planning Kick-off moved to June

Dear Scouting Families, Program Planning Kick-off & Trainings are being moved from May Roundtables to June Roundtables. This training is designed to help your unit develop a strong annual program…

Scouting Perseveres – Help others do the same.

For over 110 years the Boy Scouts of America has taught our nation’s youth to face adversity, overcome challenges and to do their best! We have faced the Spanish Flu, two…