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Come and Celebrate Yawgoog This Month!

UntitledJoin us as we celebrate this outstanding milestone, the 100th Anniversary of Camp Yawgoog. From the first 250 Scouts who camped at the old Palmer homestead in 1916, to the thousands of Scouts who travel from across the country each year, Yawgoog has inspired hundreds of thousands of young men in it’s 100 years. Yawgoog truly is A Scout Adventureland, Forever.

To celebrate Yawgoog’s centennial year,  this summer’s theme is “Come and Celebrate Yawgoog”.  The culmination of our celebrations will be the homecoming weekend  July 29-31, 2016 which you won’t want to miss!  Below is the weekend’s full itinerary.

Friday, July 29, 2016:    

Chelo’s on the Waterfront
1 Masthead Drive, Warwick, RI

YawgoogOpening Cocktail Reception – 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM       
Frederick W. Schultz, Honorary Chair

  • Music courtesy of the Navy Band
  • Memorabilia Displays
  • Photo slideshow in background
  • Opening Comments from Paul Choquette
  • Comments from Gillian Clay, Granddaughter of Lord Baden Powell
  • Comments from Fred Schultz

Saturday, July 30, 2016:

Camp Yawgoog
Rockville, RI

5K Road Race & Fun Run – 9:30 AM   
Allan M. Shine, Esq., Honorary Chair

  • Categories for youth and adults
  • Encourage Scout families to participate
  • Route begins and end on Tim O’Neil Field

Experience Yawgoog – 9:00 AM to Noon      
George M. Egan, Honorary Chair

  • Participate in all the program activities you enjoyed as a Scout
  • Go on a guided hike or tour of Camp with a Yawgoog Staff Member

Remember Yawgoog – Noon to 4:00 PM      
UntitledJames J. Cunha, Honorary Chair

  • Gather on the Donald North Court to see new friends and old
  • View the Museum and memorabilia displays
  • Visit with Gill Clay
  • Join us for the dedication of our new Yawgoog 100 Walkway at 3 p.m.

Celebrate Yawgoog – 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM        
Andrew M. Erickson, Honorary Chair

  • Join us for a catered dinner outside the Bucklin
  • Hear about what is going on at Yawgoog today
  • Help us celebrate all those who have made Yawgoog great over the past 100 years
  • Join us in some special award presentations
  • Join us for the Saturday Night Show at 8 p.m.

Sunday, July 31, 2016:

Camp Yawgoog
Rockville, RI

Sunday Worship – 9:00 AM       
Most Rev. Thomas J. Tobin, Honorary Chair

  • Participate in Sunday worship              

Chief Yawgoog’s Famous Chicken BBQ – 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Join us for this classic Chicken BBQ

Sunday Dress Parade – 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

  • Experience the iconic Yawgoog Sunday Dress Parade
  • Special music by the Providence Brigade Band


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