Fish Camp 2020 – save the date

This August 28-30 at beautiful Camp Jackson, the GAC will be hosting its first Fish Camp for Adult Leaders and youth 13 and older! This weekend long event will feature…

Give Old Gear a New Home

Do you have gently used Scout uniforms or experienced gear or equipment that you can no longer provide a home for? The Greater Alabama Council wants you to upcycle your…

DeSoto Scout Trail

Looking for an awesome weekend trip? Consider the DeSoto Scout Trail for your next unit activity. This 16 mile trail located on Lookout Mountain takes you through breathtaking views of…

Scouting for Blood

Scouting for Blood community blood drive: April 3rd LifeSouth and The Greater Alabama Council will be working together to raise community awareness of blood shortages in our local hospitals. We…

Roundtable & OA Reminder

Talakto Leaders & OA Members,  As a reminder, we have Roundtable this Thursday, 5 March, at 1st UMC on the corner of Clinton and Greene.  Both Roundtable and the Kaskanampo…

ScoutReach Cultures Day – Sign Up Now

As a reminder, we would like to get as many as possible preregistered for ScoutReach Cultural Day, scheduled for this Saturday, 29 February.  Cost if you preregister is $10, but the…

ScoutReach Cultures Day – Update

Talakto Unit Leaders & Scout Volunteers, As a reminder, we would like to get as many as possible preregistered for ScoutReach Cultural Day, scheduled for next Saturday, 29 February.  Cost if…

Wood Badge Registration Closes Soon

Wood Badge Course S9-120 is quickly filling up. Have you registered for this premiere leadership training course yet? If not you still have time! Registration will close February 29th! Be…

ScoutReach Cultures Day

Talakto Unit leaders & Scout Volunteers, See the link below for the final Leader’ Guide for the ScoutReach Cultural Day, scheduled for Saturday, 29 February 2020, held at Alabama A&M University. …

Spring Pow-Wow

Coming up in one month is Spring Pow-Wow, March 6-8, at Camp Comer. The cost of this event is $35. This event is open to Cubs, Troops, Crews, and Ships! …

Black History Month and BSA

As February begins, so does Black History Month, and, to celebrate, four members of the African American community, who also happen to be members of the Scouting community, share their…

BSA and Politics – no

The BSA might be the most patriotic organization in the U.S. But we don’t endorse any one political party. You could say that rather than being pro-left or pro-right, the BSA…