Media Advisory - Scouts Canada Centennial Cub Jamboree 2010

OTTAWA, July 27 /CNW Telbec/ -


What: SCOUTS CANADA Centennial Cub Jamboree 2010

Who:
CHIEF COMMISSIONER AND CHAIR OF THE BOARD OF GOVERNORS
STEVE KENT and over 550 Youth and Adult Members

When: Jamboree: July 25th - 31st, 2010

Wednesday, July 28, 2010** "Celebration Day" - Steve will be attending the Jamboree from 12 noon to 5 pm

Where:

Camp Everton - Rockwood, ON
86 Evert St, Guelph/Eramosa, ON, Canada
http://www.ccj10.com/

Approximately 550 youth and adults will attend this year's Centennial Cub Jamboree.

Celebrating 100 years of Scouting in Ontario, youth will participate in a variety of activities and programs geared at allowing them to have fun while learning valuable skills and earning requirements for badges & stars within the Cub Program.

There will be a choice of 100 activities for the youth to participate in (in celebration of 100 years of Scouting in Ontario). On Celebration Day, our special guest will be Scouts Canada's Chief Commissioner and Chair of the Board of Governors, Steve Kent. Steve is the youngest Chief Commissioner in Canadian history, is currently a Member of the Legislature in Newfoundland/Labrador, and former youngest mayor of Mount Pearl, NL/Labrador. He is galvanizing the Scouting Movement to double its membership over the next few years, and speaks nationwide on the upcoming exciting partnerships and new ventures for Scouting in Canada. He is pleased to be available for media interviews.

SOURCE Scouts Canada

For further information: For further information:

Elizabeth Barrow

Council Executive Director

Central Escarpment Council

ebarrow@scouts.ca

(905) 741-4078

National Office

Susan Mackie

Media and Public Relations Officer

613-224-5131 ext 259

smackie@scouts.ca


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890