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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…

Rocket Academy delayed due to weather – stay tuned

The Rocket Academy scheduled for October 20 was scrubbed due to bad weather.  The event will be rescheduled for a later date.  Keep looking here for the updated date.  

ScoutFest registration ends 10/22

By popular demand, we are extending registration to 8am on 10/22!  Go to to get you and your unit signed up today!

Talakto District is now on Twitter as @talaktogac

Talkato District is now on Twitter!  Follow @talaktogac for district updates, photos and to tag us in the activities that your unit is participating in!

Talakto District Notifications

Would you like to receive notifications about upcoming activities and training? Do you want to know when the Round Table Meetings are scheduled? If so, please see the links provided…

Calendar Error – no Rocket Academy Oct. 13

Sorry about that, but sometimes plans change.  We will not be offering the Rocket Academy on October 13.