Category Archives: Upcoming Events

upcoming events and activities of interest to all

Jamboree on the Air – Oct. 19

Jamboree-on-the-Air, or JOTA, is the largest Scouting event in the world. It is held annually the third full weekend in October. JOTA uses amateur radio to link Scouts and hams…

Scout Day at SRC – Oct. 12

Join the U.S. Space & Rocket CenterFor Boy Scout Day October 12, 2019!  $20 ticket includes:–Scout Patch–‘Apollo: When We Went to the Moon’ Exhibit–‘ISS: Science on Orbit’ Exhibit• Moon Shot Simulator*–G-Force…

Jamboree On The Air – Oct. 19

Jamboree-on-the-Air, or JOTA, is the largest Scouting event in the world. It is held annually the third full weekend in October. JOTA uses amateur radio to link Scouts and hams…

Hawk Day – Oct. 5

Hawk Day is coming up this Saturday at Camp Westmoreland. Work will begin at 8:00 am and lunch will be provided.

Rocket Day, 12 Oct.

Make – up session. For new Cub Scouts, each new Scout will receive a rocket and an opportunity to build and launch it. What a great way to launch a…

Jamboree on the Air – 19 Oct.

Planning is underway to offer a great demonstration of radio communications at the Jamboree on the Air, held around the world on 19 October. In our council, we plan to…

Day Camp – Registration and Staffing

Its that time of the Scouting Year, that Day Camp is being planned and we depend on you the volunteers to put on  a great program.   Currently we have 44…

JOTA 2019

Jamboree-on-the-Air, or JOTA, is the largest Scouting event in the world. It is held annually the third full weekend in October. JOTA uses amateur radio to link Scouts and hams…

Philmont 2020

In 2020, the Greater Alabama Council will have a Philmont Contingent. Crew 610-201’s adventure begins on 6/10/2020 and will conclude on 6/22/2020. If you are interested in filling a leadership…

Spring Fellowship

Spring Fellowship is coming up this weekend, May 3-5, at the beautiful Camp Sequoyah! At this event, there will be football, ultimate frisbee, slip n’ slide kickball, fellowship, patch trading, and…

Scouts Day at Space and Rocket Center

Join the U.S. Space and Rocket Center for an exciting day of space exploration for Scouts BSA Day, April 20, 2019! Explore the museum, including our new exhibit, “Apollo: When…

Apollo 11 50th Anniversary

2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first Lunar landing. In 1969, three men, led by Eagle Scout Neil Armstrong, embarked on a historic journey atop the mighty Saturn V rocket…