Stuck at Home? You can still do Scouting.

n times of crisis, Scouts find a way to adapt. We’re hearing from Scouts and leaders across the country who have found creative ways to keep on Scouting even while practicing social distancing (staying…

Wood Badge Postponed

District Leaders, Jimmy Sneddon, the course director for the upcoming Wood Badge course, has asked me to send the following excerpt to you.  It is unfortunate, but given the current…

Board of Review by telecon

The board of review, like most aspects of Scouting, works best in person. But sometimes, for a number of legitimate reasons, that’s not an option. That’s why, as outlined in…

Keep Scouting Going – Remotely

With the concerns of COVID-19 spreading, units are cancelling campouts and in-person meetings, but that doesn’t mean Scouting stops. Bob Trejo, Scoutmaster of Troop 98 of Whitpain Township, Pa., shared…

Camporee Registration Open

2020 camporee registration is now openClick the button below to access the Leader Guide. Leader Guide

Whitney M. Young Banquet Rescheduled

Talakto Scouters, The Whitney M. Young, Jr. Banquet Committee met today (via teleconference) and made a decision to select Friday, 29 May 2020, as the rescheduled date for the Whitney M. Young, Jr,…

OA Conclave Postponed

Brothers, As you are aware, the recent outbreak of COVID-19 (a strain of coronavirus) has caused many events to be canceled across our nation. The leadership of SR-9 has been…

Cancellations

To all concerned, In light of the guidance received by the Greater Alabama Council late last week, the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Banquet is postponed for this Friday, 20 March…

COVID19 – Update March 16

COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus UpdateGreater Alabama Council Updated March 16, 2020 Here are the latest updates concerning the COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus disease and its impact on our Scouting operations here in…

COVID19 Update – District and Council Events Cancelled until Apr. 6

COVID-19 Update (March 13, 2020)Greater Alabama Council  As a leadership organization, we want to do our best to assist with any potential spread of Coronavirus and keep our Scouting family…

Scout Help Needed – IndyCar Race

Mr. Hunter Pickett is looking for Scouts to help with the opening flag ceremony for the Sunday,  April 5th IndyCar race at Barber’s Motorsports Park.   This event requires 40-50 Cubs,…

COVID-19

The health and safety of our Scouting family are of the highest importance to us. As you are aware, there is growing concern regarding COVID-19 which is caused by a…