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Aug 20-23, 2015
Veteran Appreciation Event

Scouts Involved With Southern Minnesota Veterans Appreciation Event


Southern Minnesota Veterans Appreciation Event

August 20 - 23, 2015

Watonwan County Fairgrounds

St. James, MN 

Twin Valley Council would like to invite all Boy Scouts Troops to participate in an incredible event to be held at the fairgrounds in St. James.

The "Beyond The Yellow Ribbon" organization is bringing the American Veterans Traveling Tribute (aka veteran's traveling wall) to St. James for one weekend in August.

Boys Scouts from Twin Valley Council will be camping at the fairground Friday night, August 21st, and Saturday, night August 22nd.  The Scouts will provide an official flag retirement ceremony for the public on Friday night.  They will also be helping in various other areas such as the Children's Obstacle Course.

For a full listing of event activities please see the flyer. Veterans Appreciation 8 5x14.pdf

For details on how your Troop can be a part of the event please contact

Mike Mahlstedt at 507-525-1739