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  • GNYC Scouts attend the 2013 BSA National Jamboree
    GNYC Scouts attend the 2013 BSA National Jamboree
    Scouts from the Greater New York Councils are having a great time at the 2013 National Jamboree at the BSA's brand-new high adventure facility, The Summit Bechtel Reserve, in Mount Hope, West Virginia. The GNYC group, officially designated...
  • The big event in Southern California genealogy: June 3-9
    The big event in Southern California genealogy: June 3-9
    This week the Southern California Genealogical Society will present the 44th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree from Friday through Sunday, June 7-9, at the Burbank Marriott Convention Center. Top-notch genealogy speakers from around...
  • Enjoy Saturday Nights at the Glory Barn
    Enjoy Saturday Nights at the Glory Barn
    During the stressful economy, ever wish there was some place to go on a Saturday night that was free with good music? Ever wish to perform in front of a live audience?Well, there is. The Glory Barn has open mike nights 7 p.m. (food bar open at 6...
  • Southern California genealogy: June 4-10
    Southern California genealogy: June 4-10
    The big event this week is the Southern California Genealogical Society’s Jamboree, June 8-10, at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Hotel, 2500 Hollywood Way, in Burbank. For more information, visit the Jamboree website. For those not able to...
  • Jamming at the Floyd Country Store
    Jamming at the Floyd Country Store
    “Support handmade music” was the message of a sticker given to patrons of the weekly Friday Night Jamboree held in Floyd, Virginia.The historic Floyd Country Store hosts the jam, which provides local musicians a chance to display their...
  • Jeep Beach
    Jeep Beach 2012 combines equal parts jamboree and expo
    It’s a simple recipe: You only need 1,000 Jeeps, $50,000 in raffle prizes, five miles of motor-friendly beach, and one non-stop party spread out over five days. Combine these ingredients with a touch of spring heat and salt-spray and, voila,...
  • Bug Bam! Because Mosquitoes Suck
    Bug Bam! and the Boy Scouts of America: A common sense partnership
    Joseph Symond remembers the exact date and time the stars aligned for Bug Bam! and the BSA. August 30, 2009 at 2:00 am, Symond was conducting market research on the Boy Scouts of America when he decided to fire-off an email to the organization....
  • BSA 100th Anniversary of Scouting Jamboree is underway for Denver Scouts
    'Meet Me at the Hill' Denver Scouts begin their Jamboree Adventure
    This is an exciting week for the Jamboree troops from the Denver Area Council. They are off to the BSA 100th Anniversary of Scouting Jamboree at Ft A.P Hill in Virginia. Eight troops from the Denver area left DIA very early Tuesday morning on...