PUBLISHED: 1:50 PM on Wednesday, April 30, 2008
The Juneau Cub Scout packs and Boy Scout troops opened their Scout-O-Rama event April 26 with the landing of an Army National Guard Jayhawk helicopter at the Nugget Mall. Youths in attendance were given a first-class tour of the chopper and other service vehicles. Scout-O-Rama is a family event and included pinewood derby races, Dutch oven cooking and tower building. There also were numerous booths and exhibits with photos and details of scouting activities and opportunities.