Re: Scouting at Fairs and Festivals ??'s
Steven M. Horvath (horvath@COMM.MOT.COM)
Mon, 4 Sep 1995 07:38:03 -0500
On Sat, 2 Sep 1995, Tim Parker wrote:
> Hello All!
> I am going to pose my first question(s) to the list/group:
> Has anyone worked, visited, or seen a Scouting exhibit at a State/County
> Fair or a Festival?
Yes, we have one going on right now AMOF at our villages' "Harvest Fest".
It's a Labor Day festival c/o carnival, food fest, live entertainment
(bands). Certain packs/troops are representing scouting by selling soft
drink concessions. I'm not sure what percentage, if any, of the sales go
> I am looking to exchange ideas and see what is out there. I have worked the
> last 12 years with the Committee at the Ohio State Fair and am trying to tie
> in the Internet to exchange and get new ideas and give out some of ours.
> You can either respond directly to me and I will post the findings in a
> single post to the list or if the list would rather see it all...
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NW Suburban Council (Chicago Area)
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