For Full Time Accepted Band Members JST
Information for Accepted Band Members (Full time JST) last updated 7/6/23
Arrival /Departure - (tentative) The band will report on Sunday July 16 (travel day) with 1st meeting/rehearsal on Monday July 17 at 10:00 a.m. Location to be determined. The Jamboree begins on Wednesday July 19. The band will depart with all other staff on Friday July 28. There is some flexibility if needed.
Music - Music will be available in mid June. More will be distributed at the Jamboree. Click here.
Uniform - Your regular Class A uniform will be the band’s regular Class A uniform with the official Jamboree staff neckerchief (provided) and Staff hat. No special patches required. You may want to affix a Jamboree Service Team pocket patch. Our Class B uniform will be the band t-shirt, official Jamboree staff hat, and scout shorts with scout socks. Multiple Class B shirts will be needed. A Staff neckerchief will be provided as part of your registration. The JST Staff Hat can be purchased at www.scoutshop.org. SKU: 657491 When you are off duty, you can wear any scout shirt that you like.
Costs - In addition to the Jamboree staff fee, an additional cost of around $50 will be required for band specific items. A separate email will be sent.
Tent - You must bring your own tent.
Name Tag - If you choose to order a name tag, the suggested format is….. First Line - Your name, Second line - Jamboree Band. Visit www.scoutshop.org
Submit Jamboree Medical Forms - You need to submit the medical forms in order to participate. Once your registration was approved, you should have received an email with instructions.
Travel Plans - Once your registration was approved, you should have received an email with instructions on when and how to Submit your travel plans.
Check In at the Jamboree Check-in at the Jamboree
Visiting the Jamboree - Parents, friends and family will be able to purchase visitor passes to visit the Jamboree on visitor days. Information for Visiting the Jamboree for scouts and parents and others is available here.
Social Media - Band specific information will be posted during the Jamboree. Details forthcoming.
Instruments - You are expected to bring your own instrument, lyre, folio, and music stand. Drums will be provided.
Music - Music will be posted online prior to the Jamboree. Please print and place in your folio.
Questions can be sent to George Pinchock, band director at Pinchock@aol.com
* New information will be posted as it becomes available.