BSA Registration Fees increasing

The Boy Scouts of America has worked to keep the annual membership fee as low as possible, but with rising operating costs, the fee will be increased to maintain the program. Starting Aug. 1, the membership fee for Cub Scouting, Scouts BSA, … Read More

Popcorn Sales Site Coordination

I’m the new District Popcorn Chair (Popcorn Kernel or PK). I’m coordinating the Lowe’s, WalMart, and Kroger Storefronts for the 2021 Selling Season. Sign-ups will be opened in July using a method I’m borrowing from the Girl Scouts – Initial … Read More

Updates from Coosa Lodge

Updates from Coosa Lodge: The National Order of the Arrow Conference is next summer! Join Arrowmen from around the country as NOAC convenes on the campus of The University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN! More details coming soon, but to … Read More

Birmingham Civil Rights Heritage Trail Program

The Birmingham Civil Rights Heritage Trail speaks to the valor of both common people and to the spiritual leaders who spearheaded the fight against segregation and other forms of racism. The Trail winds through downtown Birmingham, marking significant locations along the … Read More

Philmont Rayado Adventure available

The Rayado Trek Coordinators are looking for two young women to fill out the second Rayado Women’s Trek this Summer! The Session runs from 7/19/21 – 8/08/21. Rayado is a rigorous 21-day trek led by two carefully selected Philmont Rangers. … Read More

Scouts in the News

Troops 94 and 95 of Talakto District recently were featured in “The Redstone Rocket”- the newspaper of the Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville. Scouts of Troop 94 and 95 routinely work with the Rotary Club of Greater Huntsville each month providing … Read More

Council Pinewood Derby

LET’S GO RACING! Council Pinewood Derby set for June 19th Join us on Saturday, June 19th at the food court in the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover for a day of racing! The green flag drops at 11am, so don’t be late to … Read More

Get Ready for Popcorn

Good afternoon Popcorn Kernels, The Unit Popcorn Kernels recently met to start planning the Popcorn Sales. Step 1: Share this information with your parents in the units.  If you have any questions don’t hesitant to ask. Step 2: Start thinking … Read More

Cub Day Camp Staff – Mandatory Meeting

Mandatory meeting This is only for those Scouters & Leaders that are volunteering at Cub Scout Day Camp There is a mandatory training/orientation meeting for us to comply with the National Camp Standards for conducting Cub Scout Day Camp.  It will be … Read More

Summer District Meeting Schedule

The Talakto District will NOT conduct the following meetings: June 3: Round Table, OA Chapter Meeting June 24: District Committee Meeting, Commissioner Meeting July 1: Round Table, OA Chapter Meeting