Short Videos for Celebration of Heroes

Talakto District,  I am needing your help to Highlight some local Hereos in your units and District. As part of the event, we will mingle in short 8 second videos…

Popcorn – More Popcorn

Dear Scouting Families, Popcorn is one of our Council’s main fundraisers. Funds from the program help support our unit operations while also supporting our Council operations such as camps, programs,…

ScoutsBSA Live – your questions answered

Join the National Scouts BSA Committee forLIVE OFFICE HOURS Thursday, November 12, 20208:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. CT / 6:00 p.m. MT / 5:00 p.m. PDT Great for All Scouts…

Trainer’s EDGE course now open

The Trainer’s EDGE course is focused to provide and develop the training presentation skills for Trainers.  This includes Pack, Troop, and Crew leaders teaching Scout skills, Troop Guides, Adult leaders, and…

Huntsville Troop at Veteran Memorial

A ScoutsBSA Troop regularly visits the Veteran’s Memorial in downtown Huntsville to clean up and show respect. A local TV station carried the story. If you have any stories of…

Roundtable and Recharter Training – Nov.

Scouters,  Good Morning, we will be hosting an in-person roundtable on November 5th, at St Thomas Episcopal Church located on 12200 Bailey Cove Rd. SE Huntsville, AL. 35803.  Please see below…

Training Opportunities

A Great Scout Deserves a Trained Leader. What training to you need to be more effective at delivering the Scouting program? What training do you want to have more fun…

Popcorn Due Dates

Popcorn Kernels,  Good Afternoon, a friendly reminder about some  key dates for popcorn, please see below. Remember if you still have popcorn left over from your show and sell you…

A Year for Training

A YEAR FOR TRAINING The Greater Alabama Council has a packed year planned with training. Make sure to check out what we have to offer during the 12 months of…

Bushcraft 101

The Bushcraft School is on January 23, 2021, from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM with round-robin skill stations featuring shelter building, fire starting, water purification, food hunting and gathering, and…

Celebration of Heroes

The Celebration of Heroes event is coming together. The website is now live and accepting registrations. https://coh.swell.gives/ It will be updated with a few additional pages to highlight the program…

Award Applications Request for 2020-2021

Talakto District Scouters, The Talakto District Awards Banquet is scheduled for Saturday, 30 January 2021 with a stipulation that cancellation may happen if COVID restrictions are still in place. Tickets will go on…