Posted By Marvin Arthur,
Friday, February 28, 2014
Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
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The White Oak District Camporee is scheduled for April 25th through 27th.
This year we have been invited to the Piscataway Indian Museum and Cultural Resource Center, located at 16816 Country Lane, Waldorf, Maryland 20601.
will use this wonderful opportunity to learn all about these native
people right here in our neighborhood and in doing so we will have the
opportunity to fully complete the Indian Lore merit badge (please bring a
filled out Blue Card for each scout; we will fill out the requirements
completed and get it signed by a registered counselor).
are planning to learn about their culture, songs, games, food, and much
more – not only through hearing about it, but also by getting involved
in it. We are going to provide some Piscataway recipes
for your meals and see what unit best prepares the meals. Friday night
after your camp is established, we will start with a welcoming campfire
where your learning will start. Saturday morning after your breakfast we
will have an introduction to the Piscataway and
your day’s events, including a tour through the museum. Saturday night
we will have another campfire where we will practice some of the things
we learned during the day and hear some Piscataway “campfire” stories. Sunday morning right after breakfast we will do our Duty to God and learn about the spiritual Piscataway. We need at two adults per attending unit to be assigned to our staff to help run this event
will have a large open field for camping, fresh potable water and porta
johns are available on the site. Please plan to carry out all of your
Individual registration is required for each adult.
may be registered in groups of 5, 10, or individually. So if you have
18 scouts you can purchase 1 Ten (10) pack, 1 five (5) pack and 3
individuals for a total of 18 scouts.
We hope this helps to make registration easier than in the past.
Registration link: http://www.ncacbsa.org/events/event_details.asp?id=322796&group=113271