September 8, 2008
Scouting Event Tuesday to Showcase Program
Parents and school-aged boys are invited to attend a Join Scouting Night Tuesday at various locations in the Great Salt Lake Council of the Boy Scouts of America.
Locations are available in Farmington, Bountiful, North Salt Lake, Park City, Salt Lake City, West Valley City, Kearns, West Jordan, South Jordan, Magna, Stansbury Park, Murray, Midvale, Riverton, Sandy and Cottonwood Heights.The Join Scouting Night events will be held at 7 p.m. in parks, fire stations, schools, churches and community centers and run for about an hour.
The evening will showcase the various activities and service opportunities of the Scouting program. Depending on the location, participants will see actual pinewood derbies, participate in Native American games, tour fire stations and teepees, climb rock walls and other events that Scouts participate in regularly.
Each attendee will receive a pinewood derby kit while supplies last. Boys can be enrolled at the sites.
For information and additional locations in your neighborhood, visit www.saltlakescouts.org or call Vic Rowberry, a local field director, at 801-582-3663.
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