Communicate with Scouts around the World
October 19-21, 2018 This is an easy way to offer an Early Fall camping event to your section.
The Jamboree is Fun Oriented with “Jamboree on the Air” facilitated via Short Wave Radio Communication as a Unique Element of the weekend.
We will also have a network of computers set up as well for the youth to partake in “Jamboree on the Internet”.
Weekend camping at the Jamboree is open to Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, 3rd Year Girl Guides, Pathfinders, Rangers.
Saturday is open to Cub Packs and Girl Guide Units.
Theme for 2018 - Amazing Race - JOTA.
World Scout Bureau link to JOTA/JOTI Resouces
Open during the event: Irc.scoutlink.net on port 6667
"Tent Pitching" the best of the timed tent pitching team will be round robin for a final "Winner Take All" event!
"Food Challenge" based on what you can do with pumpkin.
Outdoor Skills Training for Volunteers
Scoutcraft is offered again this year, link to details.
NEW ACTIVITIES FOR 2018
Giant Jenga, Archery, Hatchet Throwing, Fox Hunt (Radio based tracking challenge), Pumpkin Carving Contest, JOTA TV, Troop Iron Chef Challenge, Scavenger Hunt, Extreme Rescue Demo, Free JOTA WiFi, Badge Trading, Nightly Entertainment (Campfire, Karaoke, Band)
Early registration cost for camping at the Jamboree for the weekend is $20 per person and includes 2 crests per youth participant and 1 for each adult with registration fees paid prior to June 30th, 2018. (If you registered after June 30, 1 crest per person.)
Regular registration $25.00
Late registrations may result in crests not being available at the camp and will have to be part of a subsequent order.
Day visitors pay only $10 per person.
Two camp crests will be provided for each youth and 1 for each adult with registration fees paid prior to June 30th, 2018.
Cubs Packs and Guide Units are invited to LINK with their group & attend as Day Participants. Day participants may take part in selected activities or attended as observers either with the patrol(s) from their group or under the supervision of a registered leader.
Please feel free to pass on my email to anyone interested. Contact Scouter AJ Welsh firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Outdoor Skills for Volunteers (Scoutcraft)
Learn new outdoor skills while your youth are enjoying the benefits of the JOTA camp. Registration is $20 in addition to your JOTA Camping fee.
Session details, follow the link.