50th Patriot Days Encampment

 

June 9, 10, 11, 2017

Patriot Days Encampment Slide Show  

at the Daniel Boone Homestead
Birdsboro, PA

Since 1967 thousands of Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Camp Fire youth, and other youth groups have experienced Patriot Days.  The event is held for for one weekend in June at the Daniel Boone Homestead in Birdsboro, Pennsylvania.  Participants meet new friends and share in a unique camping experience.

Units check in Friday evening, with the program all day Saturday. The weekend winds up on Sunday with the annual closing ceremony before we break camp.

Experienced adults who cannot come with a unit are welcome to come for the day or the weekend and help with Encampment staff. Pass along to us any ideas for improvements, new acts, or groups who could present a station.


The 2017 program includes:
Races  ♦  Volleyball  ♦  Sawmill Demonstration  ♦  Academy of Natural Sciences
♦  Geo-caching  ♦  Red Creek Wildlife Raptors Program  ♦  Hands-on crafts
Native Storyteller & Lenape Culture  ♦  First Aide Challenge ♦  Leave No Trace Camping
♦  Old fashioned Camping Gear Display ♦  Therapy Dogs ♦ Cyber Crusaders

  Dance  ♦  Campfire   ♦  Colonial Angler  ♦  Animal Rescue League
Movies  ♦  Blacksmith  ♦  Tin Punching  ♦  Book Exchange ♦  Ham Radio exhibit

Paintball Target Range ♦  Capture the Flag  ♦ 50th Anniversay Birthday Cake Cooking contest
   ♦  Guitar & Dulcimer workshop with the Holt Twins  ♦  Wildernesss Survival Skills
♦ Exeter Police K-9's ♦ US Power Squadron ♦  18th Century Medicine
♦  Revolutionary War display ♦  Astronomy ♦  Toymaker ♦  Exeter Fire Department


Send us an email (PatriotDays@aol.com) to be added to our mailing list.

Thank you for your interest in Patriot Days. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Best regards,

Patriot Days Encampment Committee


 
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