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Leader Awards Banquet – Decorations – Wood Badge people needed

All, We’d like to have people decorate the tables with their Woodbadge Critters. It doesn’t have to be anything complicated- stuffed animals, figurines, table clothes, anything with your critters on…

OA Winter Banquet and Sock Drive

Winter Banquet We will be hosting our annual Winter Banquet on January 26. This banquet will begin at 6:00 PM and is at the Sacred Heart Church in Cullman. Click here…

Leader Awards Banquet – Very Important

The District Awards Banquet will be held at Holy Spirit Catholic Church on Saturday, 19 January 2019 at 6pm. Tickets are on sale now at the Service Center on Drake…

Scoutbook is now available for Free

  The online unit management tool that helps Scouts, parents, and leaders track advancement and milestone achievements is now free. READ MORE  

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…