From the arena shows to watching their Scouts engaged in the program, Scout leaders will leave the jamboree with many positive memories.
Jerry Sheldon, Subcamp 11, Central Region, said his favorite memory was “seeing the Scouts totally excited and pumped when they came back to camp at the end of the day and wanted to tell about all that they had done.”
Eddie Wessell, Subcamp 12, Central Region, agreed. “What other group (Scouters) in the United States will pay to come for two weeks just so (Scouts) could have a good time?”
Wayne Hamre, Subcamp 14, Central Region, Reggie McCue, Subcamp 15, Southern Region, and Will Bishop, Subcamp 9, Western Region, all talked about the camaraderie of meeting Scouts from across the country and around the world.
Matt Morgan and Chuck Wayman, both from Subcamp 12, Central Region, said Saturday’s arena show was the “ah-hah” moment at the jamboree. Russ Neubauer, Subcamp 4, Northeast Region, said the arena event showed “the change that is making Scouting more relevant to today’s youth. “