You’re invited to attend Wood Badge!

Wood Badge is advanced Scout leader training that began in 1919 by Lord Baden-Powell, founder of Scouting and Wood Badge’s first director. It came to America in 1948 and has been updated to reflect current BSA policies and programs. Incorporating … Read More

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Summer NYLT Course – June 20-26

NYLT is a six day, five night course that gives Scouts BSA, Sea Scouts, Explorers and Venturers methods, skills and experiences to become better leaders in their unit. The course centers around the concepts of what a leader must be, … Read More

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Powder Horn 2021

Powder Horn is a High Adventure Resource Management Course open to all Scouting Adults and Youth age 14 . Participants will learn the necessary skills to oversee a high adventure program and learn of local resources available for your group’s … Read More

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Calling All Troops!

Join us September 10-12 @ Camp Comer for our Emergency Services Weekend. The event will give Scouts the opportunity to participate in merit badges, activities, demonstrations, and competitions based on first responder skills. The weekend will also feature a Wilderness First … Read More

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Webelos Resident Camp 2021

The 2021 Webelos Resident Camp is four days and three nights of Scouting fun and adventure! The goal of Resident Camp is to provide Webelos Scouts a taste of the summer camp excitement they will enjoy as a member of … Read More

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Eagle Scout Scholarship Applications now Available

The Greater Alabama Council is pleased to announce that an Eagle Scout Scholarship Award has been established by the Charles Richard Byrd, Jr. family. This award is open to Eagle Scouts of the Greater Alabama Council, Boy Scouts of America. … Read More

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Advancement Policy Updates

Effective Jan. 1, 2021, local councils will have the authority to grant limited extensions of time to complete Eagle, Quartermaster, or Summit requirements. These extensions are available only to youth members who qualify under the three tests listed in the … Read More

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2021 Friends of Scouting

2021 Friends of Scouting Friendly reminder that during the first few months of each year our volunteers work together to raise the funds required to provide the Scouting program to our local youth and families. We invite all members of our Scouting … Read More

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Summer Camp 2021

Its time to get ready for Summer Camp!Summer Camp 2021 is right around the corner! Now is the time to start thinking about your Greater Alabama Council summer camping options! To check out the awesome programs at both of our … Read More

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2021 Summer Camp Staff wanted

We are looking for the best of the best to join us this summer to deliver a stellar program at both Camp Comer and Camp Sequoyah. Working on staff at a summer camp is a rewarding experience that offers memories, … Read More

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