**************TALAKTO DISTRICT NEWS**************
District Director Curtis Hunt Chunt@1bsa.org or cell phone 256-361-7303
District Executive Arianne Price: Arprice@1bsa.org or cell phone 256-655-1650
KNIGHTS OF THE ROUNDTABLE
DAY CAMP 2012 WAS AWESOME!!!!!
Special Thanks to Sarah Capps and April Hall for being our Bonafide Day Camp Leaders this year!! Hip Hip Hooray for a JOB WELL DONE =)
This year we had over 300 Cub Scouts plus parents, tots and volunteers that made Knights of the Roundtable a fun time for ALL!! We want to give a special thanks to all the ladies of Day Camp Headquarters: Cindy, Shanna, Sharon, Deborah, Shawn, LeAnne, Jill, Robin and ALL OUR AMAZING Cub Scout Moms who volunteered their time tirelessly to make this years Day Camp a Smashing Success!!!
For MORE pictures and Video Clips from all the FUN of KNIGHTS OF THE ROUNDTABLE Click Here
SCHOOL NIGHT VOLUNTEER TRAINING
DATE: Tuesday, July 31, 2012
***Please come out if you are available to help us recruit youth in our schools this fall. WE NEED YOUR HELP!! If you are unable to attend the training meeting, and still would like to volunteer to help please contact the Scout Office (256) 883–7071.****
1. ALL School Night Teams MUST Attend Training
2. Please begin assembling your teams & bring your members and/or your roster to training
3. If you need additional assistance in compiling your school night team please contact our office and ask for Arianne Price (256) 883-7071.
4. This meeting is MANDATORY, if you are unable to attend please notify Scout office asap
SCHOOL NIGHTS 2012 ARE ALMOST HERE!!!!!
IT’S TIME FOR - NIGHT PRESENTATIONS, SCHOOL RALLIES & BOY TALKS!!!
Let's bring the wonderful world to Scouting to even more youth this year!
Be A School Night Volunteer: WE NEED YOUR HELP TO RECRUIT MORE YOUTH!!!!
(Any day or event in which you are able to attend to assist in leading and signing up youth we greatly appreciate it. Give us a call at the Scout office to let us know when your available to help!)
NATIONAL YOUTH LEADERSHIP TRAINING
The premiere leadership training course for the youth leaders of of our scout troops and venturing crews. National Youth Leadership Training, a course to be offered on two different occasions at Camp Westmoreland. The Greater Alabama Council is accepting applications now. See the flyer for additional details.
When: Session 2, Sun. - Sat., July 15 - July 21, 2012
Where: Camp Westmoreland
LOCAL TROOP TAKES ON WASHINGTON, DC =)
Troop 7633 visited Washington D.C. during Memorial Day weekend and had a GREAT TIME. They camped at New River State Park in Virginia on the drive up and back and camped at Green Belt National Park while in D.C. Their trip was JAMPACKED with FUN and ADVENTURE: Troop 7633 visited both Air and Space Museums, the Holocaust Museum, the Museum of the American Indians, Spy Museum, Lincoln Memorial, National Art Museum, and Iwo Jima Memorial. They took a D.C. Duck Tour and Monuments by Moonlight Tour, spent one day in camp working on merit badges, toured the U.S. Capital where 4 Scouts got to go on the floor of the House of Representatives and vote for Congressman Brooks and another Congressman. Scoutmaster Mr. John Fee would like to send out a special Thank You to all the scouts and their parents for allowing them to participate in such an awesome experience!!!
(Picture HERE of Scouts in DC)
MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE FALL PROGRAM PREVIEW CONFERENCE:
Date: THURSDAY, AUGUST 2nd
Place: Church of Jesus Christ of Ladder Day Saints
(1804 Sparkman Drive: 1 mile North of University Dr.)
Please COME OUT and get a Preview of ALL THE UPCOMING EVENTS this Fall!!!!!!
REMINDER: Resident Camp is fast approaching-PLEASE SIGN UP or CALL LOCAL SCOUT OFFICE for more info!