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Over 85 years of service to the youth of Chester County Pennsylvania


The Diamond Rock District is in need of youth and adult volunteers to help at Camp Jarvis Day Camp, from July 15th to the 19th. 

Youth and Adult Volunteers arrive at 7:30AM and depart at 5:00PM.

  • Volunteering at Day Camp provides youth over 40 hours of service and provides leadership experience as a Den Chief.
  • Volunteering is always a great way to get out the word about Troop 78.

Please see the listed openings below and contact if you are interested.
Youth: 2 den helpers, songs/skits, sports, science, crafts, scout skills, archery/paintball if we get certified adults.
Adults: Level 1 Archery Certified for Archery ( 4 hours per day), Level 1 Archery Certified for slingshot paintballs (4 hours per day), A Science station lead (4 hours per day), A Sports station lead (4 hours per day), Den Walkers

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Cub Scout Day Camp: Summer 2019

Volunteer and staffing opportunities!

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Upcoming Events:

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 15 Saturday - 16 Sunday  Campout: Caving Trip

 22 Saturday Patrol Leaders' Council reports to Camp

                   Horseshoe, Dan Beard campsite 2PM

 23 Sunday - Sunday June 30 Summer Camp Week #1 

                   All scouts report to Camp Horseshoe, Dan

                   Beard campsite 1PM June 23.

 30 Sunday - Sunday July 7 Summer Camp Week #2


 Summer High Adventure Trips:

 Sunday July 22 - Saturday August 3 World Jamboree

                             Summit Bechtel Reserve, West Virginia

 Saturday August 3 - Saturday August 10 Canoe Trip

                        Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada

 Friday August 9 - Tuesday August 19 Backpacking

                        Philmont Scout Ranch, New Mexico

  ​Uniform and Equipment Exchange   

Please bring in uniform shirts, pants and shorts you have outgrown or no longer need. 

If you have boots or other items you have outgrown or no longer need: please bring them in.

We will quickly find these items a new home!

Scouts: if you need a new uniform, check the uniform exchange at cabin before buying one.  There may be one in the exchange you can use.​​

Troop 78 has been busy!

The troop recently had its Annual Field Day, Eagle Award Ceremony and family picnic. We also had work crews at Camp Horseshoe for the Order of the Arrow service weekend.

Now we are getting ready for summer camp!!!

Willistown Boy Scout Troop 78 in Malvern, PA

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