camporee


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camp·o·ree

 (kăm′pə-rē′)
n.
An assembly or gathering of Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts on a local or district level.

camporee

(ˌkæmpəˈriː)
n
a local meeting or assembly of Scouts
[C20: from camp1 + (jamb)oree]

camp•o•ree

(ˌkæm pəˈri)

n.
a small camp gathering of boy scouts or girl scouts, usu. from a region.
[b. camp1 and jamboree]
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Old Number 30, a C-47 Skytrain dropping candy by parachute for Boy Scout Patriotic Camporee.
PATHFINDERS YARD SALE: to raise money for the group to attend the Forever Faithful International Camporee, in Oshkosh, Wisc.
25 guides from Yarm, Acklam, Egglescliffe and Billingham have created a 'Friendship Quilt' to take an international camporee in Connecticut, USA ?
Four daring girls armed with their scouting skills and friendship vow to get to the bottom of it before the Camporee is over.
GNYC will retain use of the cabins and trails on this portion of the camp through a management agreement, and will also retain the Camporee Field, which comprises approximately 20 acres.
The Webster City Airport and Storm Flying Service hosted a Boy Scout Camporee at the airport for almost 300 scouts.
The donation means the Scouts will be able to attend this weekend's Camporee event in Moorpark.
Darrell continues to assist as a staff person at weekend camps for Trail of the Eagle, Fall Camporee, providing training on scouting skills and merit badges.
Convention Center on October 29; a float entry in the 2012 Tournament of Roses Parade; a Women of Distinction luncheon honoring former Girl Scouts and industry leaders; and a council-wide Camporee.
A testament to his successes within the Scouts, John started a camporee in the nearby Kettle Moraine State Forest after convincing the Superintendent the scouts could plant trees in the morning and have skill sessions in the afternoon.
PATHFINDERS YARD SALE: to raise money to attend the Forever Faithful International Camporee, in Oshkosh, Wisc.
He has earned 43 merit badges, earned the Arrow of Light as a Webelo, served as senior patrol leader and other offices, was named senior patrol leader of the year for the Evergreen District at Camporee, and attended the National Youth Leadership Training and Boy Scout summer camp five times.