BSA Parents

Scouting Parents are truly amazing people. Consistently, they go above and beyond- seeking out ways to help and trying to find ways to improve the Scouting program for our Scouts. Launched…

Philmont Trek 2020 – Leaders Needed

In 2020, the Greater Alabama Council will have a Philmont Contingent. Crew 610-201’s adventure begins on 6/10/2020 and will conclude on 6/22/2020. If you are interested in filling a leadership…

Safety Moment – Hiking

As summer approaches, packs, troops and crews are gearing up for outdoor adventures big and small. One of the most common activities is hiking. Whether the trek is a few…

Youth Protection Safety Moment – Cyber Chip

Youth Protection doesn’t just cover trips to camp, meetings, and other functions- it even extends into the internet and social media.With summer here, our youth may find themselves spending more…

Upgrades to Internet Advancement

Good news for unit leaders who use Internet Advancement to track their Scouts’ progress along the Scouting trail. The BSA has introduced an array of upgrades designed to make your…

Day Camp – Registration and Staffing

Its that time of the Scouting Year, that Day Camp is being planned and we depend on you the volunteers to put on  a great program.   Currently we have 44…

How new Scouts BSA members can request an Eagle Scout extension

A young person doesn’t have to become an Eagle Scout to have a life-changing experience in Scouting. But you can bet some Scouts in your troop will set their sights…

Car Show and Camping Sale at Scout Shop

We will be hosting the north Alabama AACA car show on Saturday from 8am – 12pm.  I got to check this event out last year and they had a ton…

How to Visit Jamboree for a Day

This summer, get a taste of the worldwide fellowship of Scouting without even leaving the country. Day passes for the 2019 World Scout Jamboree are now available, giving everyone a chance…

Wood Badge S9-120

How would you like to attend a training that takes you beyond your Basic Leader Training?Would you like to build your skills in communication, conflict management, and teaching methods? How about a leadership course…

Apollo 11 50th Anniversary

2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first Lunar landing. In 1969, three men, led by Eagle Scout Neil Armstrong, embarked on a historic journey atop the mighty Saturn V rocket…

2019 Popcorn Sales

2019 Popcorn sales are coming soon! Selling popcorn is an excellent way for Scouts to pay for their year of Scouts! Are your Scouts members of a Scouts BSA Troop?…