May 20, 2010 in City

Scout centennial event planned

The Spokesman-Review
 

Current and former members of the Boy Scouts of America will celebrate the organization’s 100th anniversary with a Centennial Camporee, Friday through Sunday at the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center.

Events that will be open to the public include a speech at 8 p.m. Friday by Ed Harrell, a U.S. Marine who survived the sinking of the USS Indianapolis during World War II. Harrell’s presentation is free for veterans and $5 for others.

Saturday’s events include a show at 7 p.m. by magician Giovanni Livera; admission is $15 for adults and is free for children ages 5 and under.

Tickets may be purchased at www.northwestscouts.org.


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