Program Planning Kick-off moved to June

Dear Scouting Families, Program Planning Kick-off & Trainings are being moved from May Roundtables to June Roundtables. This training is designed to help your unit develop a strong annual program…

Scouting Perseveres – Help others do the same.

For over 110 years the Boy Scouts of America has taught our nation’s youth to face adversity, overcome challenges and to do their best! We have faced the Spanish Flu, two…

Did you Miss Digital Day Camp?

Did you miss the week of Digital Day Camp? Are you looking for a quick refresher on the bowline with Jack, Sailing Program Mate at the Florida Sea Base? Still…

“Back to Scouting” Update

Scout Service Center Operations in Birmingham and Huntsville.Beginning Monday, May 4th we will reopen the Scout Service Center in Huntsville and Birmingham. We will operate with minimum staff in each office to…

Letter from the Scout Executive

Dear Greater Alabama Council leaders and families:  This is an important update for Greater Alabama Council leaders and families. As we indicated in our previous communications, we will continue to update you as…

BSA Virtual Camp-In

The BSA is organizing a virtual camp-in. Everyone is invited to this event on May 2, day-long digital event featuring fun activities, special guests, and more. For more information, visit…

eMeetings – Commissioners, District, PPC

Talakto District will be following the advice of Greater Alabama Council and Alabama leadership in preserving social distancing. We plan to conduct the following meetings via WebEx. April 30 –…

Camp Card Extension

Camp Cards can be picked up at Roundtable, our Scout Service Centers, from your District Executive, or have the mailed to you.  Contact your District Executive or our office for…

Scouting at Home – Digital Safety

As more and more aspects of Scouting move to virtual and online platforms such as Zoom or Go To Meeting, the BSA offers some reminders and hints to help keep…

Advancement and Camping Requirement Updates

During these unusual times, the BSA has sought ways to ensure that Scouts are able to make progress on rank advancement. To help spread the word, the BSA has published…

Day Camp – Digital

Launching Monday, April 20th, we are pleased to announce a Digital Day Camp for Cub Scouts of all ranks! In this video format, Scouts will have the chance to learn…

Scouting at Home

Are you looking for ways to keep Scouting while you’re at home? We have compiled a resource page for you to keep the adventure going! You’ll be able to find…