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The Louisiana Purchase Council, Boy Scouts of America will host Join Boy Scouts School Nights at schools throughout the Northeast Louisiana region on Thursday, Sept. 1.
Parents or guardians and their sons are encouraged to attend these kickoffs to learn about all that the Boy Scouts has to offer them.
To join Cub Scouts, youth must be 7 years old or in the first grade. To join Boy Scouts, youth must be 11 years old or in the sixth grade.
Parishes that the Louisiana Purchase Council serve include Allen, Avoyelles, Caldwell, Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin, Grant, Jackson, LaSalle, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Rapides, Richland, Tensas, Union, West Carroll, and Winn Parishes.
For more information about a Scout Pack or Troop near you, go to http://www.beascout.org or call 325-4634.