Event to Celebrate 100 Years of Scouting in the Church - Oct 29, 2013 - 7:00 pm
Watch the trailer for "A Century of Honor," a broadcast celebrating the ideals and values of Scouting.
In commemoration of the Church’s 100-year affiliation with the Boy Scouts of America, an event called “A Century of Honor” will be held October 29, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time. The event will originate at the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, and will be broadcast live throughout North America in English and Spanish. The event will be rebroadcast Oct. 29 at 9:00 p.m. and Oct. 30 at 5:00 p.m., MDT.
Featured on the program will be Scout choirs, historical vignettes, and videos highlighting important events, service, and achievements from the past century. Thousands of local Scouts of all ages will participate. Members of the First Presidency of the Church as well as national BSA leaders and executive board members are expected to attend.
All Scout troops in North America are invited to participate by viewing the broadcast live at a local LDS stake center or online during or after the broadcast at scouts100.lds.org. Priesthood leaders are encouraged to use the broadcast to build relationships with Scout units, families, and others in the community. Local leaders may wish to coordinate an outreach effort with the BSA leaders in their area.