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Get Your Banquet Tickets

The annual Talakto Leader Banquet is January 11 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church on Airport Road. It starts at 6 pm. Tickets are available at the Scout Service Center on…

Banquet Critter Decorations Needed

All,We’ll be decorating [at the annual Talakto District Banquet, on January 11,] using Woodbadge Critters again this year. If you would like to sign up to decorate a table (or…

GAC Holiday Hours

The Birmingham and Huntsville Offices will be closed the week of December 23-27 in observance of the Christmas Holidays. We hope that you and your family have a wonderful and…

Give the Gift of Camp!

Lord Robert Baden-Powell once said that “a week of camp is worth six months of theoretical teaching in the meeting room” and he’s right! When you sponsor a Scout for…

Service: Collection for Tent City

I am collection things for Tent City (homeless encampment in Huntsville). They are in need of the following items: Camping pots and pans AAA batteries Tents Camping stoves heaters Adult…

A Little Christmas Service

If you are looking for a way to do a little community service and show how Scouting is alive and well, you might want to volunteer to wrap Christmas gifts…

District Meetings over the Holidays

During the upcoming Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, and New Years holidays, our usual Talakto District meetings are changed, as follows: November 28 – District Committee Meeting. Cancelled. November 28 – Commissioners…

Cybermission STEM Opportunity

From: USARMY Redstone Arsenal CCDC AvMC Mailbox Outreach usarmy.redstone.ccdc-avmc.mbx.outreach@mail.mil Subject: Call for Volunteers: 2019-2020 eCYBERMISSION Program Do you believe in promoting STEM education to America’s youth? Would you want a…

Talakto Unit & Leader Award Nominations

Talakto Unit Leaders, As many are aware, the District Banquet is scheduled for Saturday, 11 January 2020, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, starting at 6:00pm.  This is about 2 weeks earlier…

Color Guard needed

Friendship Baptist Church is in need of someone to present the colors this Sunday for our Veteran’s Program. We had someone lined up and they backed out. If anyone is…

Become a Philmont Staffer

Are you a fun-loving, hardworking person who loves the outdoors? Come work at Philmont next summer and become part of a family of like-minded, adventurous individuals!Philmont offers jobs for adults…

OA News

Fall Fellowship is just around the corner! Come join your fellow Arrowmen at Camp Comer on November 15-17 for a weekend of fun and fellowship. Be sure to get to…