National Jamboree July 15-24, 2013

Next summer is the biennial National Jamboree. Interested scouts from Troop 24 can attend as part of the Des Plaines Valley Council’s contingent. Calvin P and Cody L (as well as Scoutmaster Michael Payne) attended the last Jamboree and could answer questions for interested scouts.

Be the first to experience BSA’s newest High Adventure Base and permanent Jamboree base at Summit Bechtel in beautiful West Virginia at the 2013 National Jamboree. Des Plaines Valley Council now has one troop of 36 scouts and 4 Leaders. Don’t be left out!

Register at, create your personal account and reserve your space now! Follow instructions to print out your reservation certificate, get Scoutmaster approval signature, and return to Council Service Center with down payment of $150.00.

The final per person cost is expected not to exceed $2,000.00. Cost includes admission to Jamboree, round trip travel, excursion trip with overnight accommodation, patches, t-shirts and other memorabilia.

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