By Utah National Parks Council
May 22, 2013

Scout Shop evening events

It is May in Utah and the summer weather is almost here. It is time for your Scout or family to get ready for summer camping.

The Orem Scout Shop held an evening event on summer camping May 18, 2013. Dutch Oven cooking, learning about supplies and some fun activities rounded out the evening event. Ali Mohammad, Senior Store Manager, coordinated the event. “Evening events are a great way to learn or ask questions about Scouting activities and find out what supplies are available to make your Scout experience more enjoyable” said Ali.

A Scout has to deal with the elements which is not always fun. And in Utah you sometimes never know what kind of weather you are going to get. The morning can be miserable with cold winds and by afternoon it is a beautiful, sunny day.

Unless you are an experienced Scouter it is difficult to know everything you need to go camping or even what is available. The Scout Shop in Orem is going to begin holding monthly evening events to help educate and inform families about products and needs Scouter’s may have.

The next event is a Jamboree evening where you can learn all about preparing for the Jamboree. Everyone is welcome to attend even if you are not going on the Jamboree but would like to learn more about it. The event is June 18, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Check-out the Council’s Facebook page for future events at!/utahscouts.

Scout Shops are your source for uniforms, badges, literature, crafts, kits and camping.

The Utah National Parks Council has two Scout Shops located in Orem and St. George.

Utah National Parks Scout Shops:

The Orem Scout Shop

748 North 1340 West Orem, UT 84057 See Map

(801) 221-1008

Scout Shop Hours
8:30 am – 5:30 pm Mon – Fri
9:00 am – 2:00 pm Saturday

St. George Scout Shop    

202 North 1000 East St. George, UT 84770 See Map

(435) 628-3100

Scout Shop Hours     

9:00 am – 5:30 pm Mon – Fri

10:00 am – 2:00 pm Saturday


Author: Heidi Sanders | Marketing & PR Director, Utah National Parks Council


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