From Cub Scout Day Camp to Merit Badge Academies, our Scouts have unlimited opportunities to learn, impact and explore their communities. We offer a variety of activities- both educational and fun- that Scouts and their families can participate in individually or with their unit. New activities are added often, so be sure to check back.
Held in June.
All Cub Scouts should attend day camp! It is the highlight of the year! BB-guns, Archery, Crafts, Sports, Field Sports and More!
Held in July.
4-days & 3-nights of FUN with an Aquatic’s focus. Complete Adventures! Swim! Archery! BB-Guns! and More! Held at Camp Comer!
June 17th, 2023 at Camp Jackson
Cost $35. 9am- 2pm.
Full day fun ! Hike the Pinnacle, Fishing, Shooting Sports, and More!
June 10th, 2023 at Sloss Furnace
Full day of Scouting fun including an IRON Pour! Shooting Sports, Museum, and more!
June 27th at Oxford Lake
Cost $20. 9am – 2pm.
Fun day of Scouting fun including Fishing, Shooting Sports, and More!
Held in October.
Get ready for a spooktacular time at camp! Shooting sports, games, hay rides, and more! An adventure the whole family will enjoy!
Dec 8-10th at Camp Sequoyah
2-night, 3-day camping opportunity with fun activities including Shooting Sports, holiday crafts and more!
Serving Scouts since 1966, Camp Comer is a Blast! This mountainous 1000 acre BSA Summer Camp offers a pinnacle summer camp experience for your youth!
Located on the edge of the Talladega National Forest at the base of Alabama’s tallest mountain, Camp Sequoyah BSA summer camp is a wilderness destination with amazing program offerings!
Sept. 29 – Oct. 1, 2023
This weekend event takes place at Camp Sequoyah. Scouts will work on earning Fishing, Fly Fishing, and Fish & Wildlife Management Merit Badges as well as work toward the BSA’s Angler Award.
National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is a six day, five night course that gives Scouts methods, skills and experiences to become better leaders in their unit.
April 26-28 at Camp Sequoyah
This is a normal Troop campout except that our Staff will open our program areas! Swimming, Boating! Shooting Sports! Climbing! and more! Cost $10
May 10-12 at Camp Comer
May 17-19 at Camp Sequoyah
Gain service hours by helping us get our camps ready for summer! Lunch is provided and you can make it a campout!
August 12th at Jefferson State Community College- Valleydale Campus. Event begins at 7am and will conclude by 4pm.
4600 Valleydale Road
Birmingham, AL 35242
Registration closes on August 9th.
Held in September and organized by the Cherokee District. Exact date and location will be announced in the spring.
Held in Winter each year
Organized by the Shelby District. This year’s Merit Badge Day will be at Thompson High School in Alabaster.
Held in conjunction with University of Scouting.
Held in February each year.
Organized by the Three River’s District.
Saturday, October 15th
Scouts will earn the Mining and Society Merit Badge and requirements for the American Labor and American Heritage Merit Badges. In Partnership with Vulcan Park and Sloss Furnaces.
Winding through downtown Birmingham, visit 6 sites in the Civil Rights District. The Award is available to all who complete the requirements.
Held the second week of November. Scout gather food in their community to help those who suffer from food insecurity.
The Congressional Award recognizes initiative, service, and achievement in America’s youth.
Jamboree-on-the-Air, or JOTA, is held annually the third weekend in October. Scouts use amateur radio and internet to connect with other Scouts and hams around the world.
Each December the International Peace Light (flame) will be in our Council Scout Shops. Scouts and families may light a candle from the International Peace Light and take the flame with them.
For Adults. Wood Badge is the highest level of Scout leadership training and provides you with the tools to be a superior leader.
For Adults. Annual training event offering more than 100 classes taught by volunteers who share their knowledge and passion.