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Event Details

2022 Shelby District Merit Badge Day

1921 Warrior Parkway, Alabaster, AL 35007

Merit Badge
8:00 am
4:30 pm
0 (# badges a single scout can attend)
$20.00 (Cost to attend this event)
any scout who wants to attend (Who is invited)
Greater Alabama

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Please read everything we've included in the event description. If you still have questions, contact the event manager by clicking this button.

Email Mrs Christine Baggette (, the Event Manager

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Sponsor Information

Welcome to the Shelby District Merit Badge Day at Thompson High School.

Event Description

The Shelby District of the Greater Alabama Council is proud to offer this Merit Badge Day so that Boy Scouts may further their advancement and earn some great merit badges.

The event will be held on January 22, 2022 at Thompson High School from 8:00am to 4:30pm

Check-in and registration will begin at 7:15am. Opening Ceremony to begin at 8:00am.

The cost for scouts is $20 which includes lunch. Parents/leaders may preorder lunch for $8. Parents/leaders need to register for lunch on the sign-up page. No shows will still be charged for lunch.  Lunch will be a boxed lunch which includes bottled water.

*Some classes have an additional fee for supplies or facility use.

Scouts should wear Class A uniforms with a scout t-shirt underneath.

Merit badge counselors expect scouts to be prepared for the classes they have registered to take.  Scouts should read the merit badge pamphlet prior to attending the class and have basic knowledge of what will be covered.  Each scout should bring to class...notebook, pen or pencil, any prerequisite work, and their merit badge pamphlet.  Merit badge counselors reserve the right to dismiss a scout from class if he is unprepared.

Adult training MAY be offered during the day.  Scoutmaster Leader Specific Training is open to all adult leaders no matter your leadership position.   Click the link at the bottom of this page to access the class selection page.  The adult leader course is free and lunch is included.

If you plan to attend the event and are willing to teach a merit badge class while your scouts are in class, please email Christine Baggette or fill out the volunteer form at

To register for merit badge classes or adult leader training, click the green button just below the class list that says "Register my unit".  It is located just below Welding.


Counselor Information

Blue cards will NOT be provided at this event.  Instead, unit leaders with receive a digital record of completed requirements after the event.

Unit Sign-up Instructions

Units will be able to select from available merit badge classes when registering scouts on this website.  Click the link at the bottom of this page to register.

Please continue to check back as we hope to add additional class options.

Unit Payment Instructions

Payment will be paid at check-in at Thompson High School on January 22, 2022.  You will be able to pay with check or credit card.  No shows will be charged if not canceled before registration closes.



This event will be held at...

Thompson High School

1921 Warrior Parkway

Alabaster, AL  35007

Enter through the back door by the busses.

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