Recharter Now

RECHARTER TIME! Time is running out to complete your Unit’s Annual Recharter Process! We have developed a handy resource page to help you as you begin the Recharter process. Rechartering can be a simple process if you use the resources … Read More

November Meetings

Talakto Unit Leaders,  As a reminder, the November Roundtable is next Thursday, 4 November, at the First UMC.  Please note that we will hold re-charter make-up training starting at 6:00pm prior to the RT, which starts at 7:00pm.  Kaskanampo Chapter OA Meeting starts at 7:00pm in the … Read More

Re-Charter Website Updated

For Committee Chairman: The re-charter section on the council website (Rechartering – Greater Alabama Council ( has been updated to add the Webinar video and the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) as mentioned at the re-charter training last week. Thanks. Jim

Recharter Webinar

This is NOT in lieu of the district-level training we will do at RT starting 14 October, where we will hand out the re-charter packets.  Thanks. Jim Hello Everyone, National announced today that they will be holding a webinar for … Read More

Transporting Scouts Safely

Please help us in ensuring the safety of Scouts during transport to and from any Scouting activity.  Use the SAFE Transportation Checklist and Pre-Trip Inspection for planning transport and completing a vehicle pre-trip inspection. The SAFE Transportation Checklist and Pre-Trip … Read More

Hazardous Weather Training Expiration Emails

For direct contact leaders, staying current on Hazardous Weather Training is an important part of offering a safe Scouting program and needs to be renewed every 2 years. Like Youth Protection Mandatory Training, My.Scouting will now provide notification e-mails at 14-30-60-90-day intervals … Read More

Campfire Safety Moment

Who doesn’t love a glowing campfire at the end of the day? However, to make sure it won’t be your tent that burns, let’s look at some good fire safety practices:>> Use established fire ringsBe aware of current weather conditions … Read More

COVID-19 Resources

The CDC has produced a series of fact sheets for young adults, ages 15-21. The fact sheets cover a variety of topics, including what test results mean, how to stay safe at the pool or beach, how to wear a … Read More