Sea Scout Open House – Jan 27

Sea Scouts, BSA is a co-ed youth boating program where teens can go sailing, learn marine engineering, make new friends, and have fun. Check out the Sea Scouts at our Open House. See this info for more details.

Winter Activity Safety Ideas

When Planning Scouting Activities This Winter, Keep These Safety Rules In Mind There are many wonderful winter activities for Scouts, but following all of these related safety guidelines is a must.  READ MORE

BALOO & IOLS Training – sign up open

Talakto Spring Camporee and BALOO/IOLS Training will be held the same weekend at Camp Jackson. Stay tuned for camporee details. Talakto District TrainingBasic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)andIntroduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS) What:  Talakto District is offering both the BALOO … Read More

Bill Rice – Gone Home

On behalf of the Rice Family…. It is with a heavy heart that we share the passing of our father, William “Bill” Rice. Wednesday evening, William Rice, Major USMC Retired crossed beyond Heaven’s gates.  In his final days he was … Read More

ScoutsBSA Position-Specific Training

Scouters, Ever Scout Deserves a trained Leader! What:    Scouts BSA Position-Specific Training.  The course will provide these positions with the basic information and tools they need to lead successful Scout troops:     Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster (in person only) 0900-1330     … Read More

American Flags Available

I have access to a batch to almost brand new American flags that are looking for a good home that will care for them properly.  They are a little more than typical flags you would put in gravesites during ceremonies.  … Read More

Scout Shop Holiday Hours

The Scout Shop at the Council Service Center in Huntsville will be closed between December 16, 2021 and January 1, 2022 for the holidays. Happy Holidays! The Scout Shop will be open during its normal schedule before and after the … Read More

Volunteer Opportunity – service hours

Volunteer opportunity: December 4th Our next event is December 4th at Jones Farm Park 9am-11am. We will provide supplies for litter clean up and tree planting. Niki Sothers Manager Landscape Management Landscape Management City of Huntsville (256) 650-4715 (office) nikole.sothers@huntsvilleal.gov www.huntsvilleal.gov

Popcorn Returns?

Talakto Popcorn Kernels, If you need your Council Invoice adjusted, please contact Carol Ashworth at GAC, not Derrick or the Huntsville Office Staff!! Carol can be reached by email or phone.Carol.Ashworth@scouting.org205-969-4250 My apologies for steering you wrong! Lora KingTalakto Popcorn Chair256-990-9277talaktopopcorn@gmail.com GAC Talakto Popcorn Facebook GroupTalakto Popcorn CalendarTalakto Popcorn … Read More

Popcorn Alert – Nov. 17

Talakto Popcorn Kernels, The Chocolatey Pretzels will arrive at the Huntsville Scout Office by noon on Wednesday, Nov. 17th!  Please coordinate with Derrick Russaw, Carol Stanker, or Kay Vandiver to pick up your unit’s Chocolatey Pretzels starting Wednesday afternoon. Thank you, Lora KingDistrict Popcorn Chair256-990-9277talaktopopcorn@gmail.com GAC Talakto … Read More