Category Archives: Upcoming Events

upcoming events and activities of interest to all

Eagle Class of 2018 (and 1969) Recognition Day

On May 4th, the GAC will be honoring members of the Eagle Scout Class of 2018 and 1969! Festivities will be held at the Charles T. Clayton Scout Service Center…

Rocket Launch for New Cubs

If you joined Cub Scouts in 2018 or 2019, we wanted to welcome you into Scouting with a free rocket launch. We provide the rocket, you build it, and we…

SCUBA Camp

Attention all Scouts ages 13-17 who are interested in learning to Scuba Dive!  A generous adult Eagle Scout has offered Scholarships for 6 Boy Scouts to participate in Family Dive…

Capture the Flag – Camp Sequoyah

  Capture the Flag- Camp Sequoyah   Your adrenaline rushes as you race through the woods. Inching closer to the other teams base. The flag is in sight. Will you…

Merit Badge College Opportunities

1)   Badge-o-mania 2019–   402 East McCord Ave. Albertville Al 35950 16 Feb 2019 Link : http://www.meritbadge.info/mbn/EventDetails.aspx?ID=7D3A1B2E-486D-4F2F-B65B-731659AC4C6D   2) Auburn Merit Badge College– Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity will be…

ScoutReach Cultures Day

Talakto Leaders,   Attached is the Leaders’ Guide for the ScoutReach Cultural Day Activities event scheduled for Saturday, 23 February 2019, to be held at Alabama A&M University.  Early bird…

Special Youth Protection Seminar – Jan 31

Special youth protection seminar on January 31, 2019 Michael Johnson, the BSA’s Director of Youth Protection, will be our special guest at the Charles T. Clayton Scout Service Center in…

Talakto Leader Recognition Banquet – tickets and awards

The Talakto District leader recognition banquet is set for January 19, 2019.  We hope to see you there. Here’s how to get ready: Purchase tickets for dinner.  There are several…

Coosa Lodge – Winter Activities

    Coosa Lodge   December 26-28 is Coosa’s annual Ceremonies Summit at Camp Westmoreland.  This is a wonderful opportunity to become involved and learn more about Native American dance,…

Cosmic Carols and Cocoa – Dec. 9

      The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is offering a magical start to the holiday season with Cosmic Carols and Cocoa, Sunday, Dec. 9, from 1 to 4…

Rocket Explorer Experience – for Cubs

      The U.S. Space & Rocket Center invites Cub Scouts and friends to join us this Thanksgiving break for the Rocket Explorer Experience! Rocket Explorer Experiences are one…

JEDI Academy: Episode IV

Attention Scouts:  Are you ready to begin your training on the path to becoming a Jedi Knight? The Greater Alabama Council is searching for young padawans willing to undergo extensive…