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Occoneechee Council to Host NC Youth Jamboree
Youth Groups to Gather April 24 to Show Skills and Achievements
“The NC Youth Jamboree is a unique event because it allows Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts to not only show what they have been working on throughout the year; but it gives them the opportunity to learn about other troops and organizations,”
The NC Youth Jamboree coincides with the 100th Anniversary of the BSA, offering a fun and informative way to celebrate the accomplishments of local troops and organizations. The Jamboree will feature military displays, challenge courses and continuous live music, to name a few of the exciting events taking place. The festivities will conclude with an arena show and youth celebration featuring special guests such as NC Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler.
The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is open to all youth in central North Carolina ages 6-18. Admission is free with the donation of two canned goods. For more information about the NC Youth Jamboree, please visit ncyouthjamboree.org.
1-800-662-7102 x 239
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About The Occoneechee Council, Boy Scouts of America
The Occoneechee Council of the Boy Scouts of America is headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina and serves the following North Carolina counties: Chatham, Cumberland, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Harnett, Lee, Moore, Orange, Vance, Wake, and Warren. The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. The Boy Scouts of America is the nation's foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training. For more information on the Occoneechee Council, visit www.ocscouts.org or call 800-662-7102.