Help Camp Comer Get a New Truck

Help Us Keep Camp Comer and Our Ranger Moving As a friend of the Scouting movement and Comer Scout Reservation we are reaching out to you today because Comer Scout…

Jamboree on the Air – 19 Oct.

Planning is underway to offer a great demonstration of radio communications at the Jamboree on the Air, held around the world on 19 October. In our council, we plan to…

Wilderness First Aid – 1-3 Nov.

Save the Date. Wilderness First Aid course will be offered at Camp Jackson on the weekend of November 1-3, 2019. This course is useful for all Scouters and Scouts over…

ILST offered at Scouting U

If your Troop hasn’t trained its new youth leaders yet, take advantage of this: The Introduction to Leadership Skills for Troops, normally run by each Troop soon after the new…

University of Scouting – open for registration

Talakto Scout leaders,  Please be advise that registration is live for 2019 University of Scouting, scheduled for Saturday, 28 September, 2019 at Jefferson State Community College. Registration can be accessed…

Popcorn Training

The Talakto District will provide training for all units interested in selling popcorn, including the pricing, the awards programs, and the ordering and pickup schedule. The training will be held…

Eagle Luncheon

This is an invite to attend our Eagle Luncheon on August 21st, 11:30 a.m. at the Jackson Center.  Our speaker is the voice of Alabama Football, Eli Gold.   We will…

2019 University of Scouting

Announcing the 2019 University of Scouting!This September 28th, the Greater Alabama Council is pleased to present the annual University of Scouting at Jefferson State Community College north of Birmingham. Come join…

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…

Camp Westmoreland Turns 90

Camp Westmoreland Turns 90!This year, Camp Westmoreland turns 90 years old! Westmoreland is one of the oldest Scout camps in the state, and one of the most historic Scout Camps…

Eagle Scout Class of 2018

The Class of 2018 Eagle Scout names are being prepared for the Eagle Wall at the Birmingham Service Center. If you are a parent or an Eagle Scout from 2018 please…

Youth Protection Safety Moment

Everyone needs a champion in their corner. cheering them on and supporting them in whatever the task. Youth Protection Training is no different, and to help with this, the BSA…