Citizenship in the Nation, St. Louis, MO
(Originally scheduled for Cape Giraradeau)
Location – Old Courthouse at the Jefferson National
Expansion Memorial AND Thomas F. Eagleton U.S. Courthouse.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
9:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m., Check in begins
what it means to be a citizen of the United States by participating in a
variety of sessions, touring a site that is on the National Register of
Historic Places, and touring a Federal Facility. The program begins at
the Common Pleas Courthouse, and ends at the Rush H. Limbaugh, Sr. U.S.
Courthouse. Presenters will be from both facilities, and will include a Federal
Participants will need to arrive at the Common Pleas Courthouse at
8:30 a.m. for check-in. Following the program at the Common Pleas
Courthouse, the group will walk to the Limbaugh Courthouse at 10:00 a.m., and will
be dismissed from there at 4:30 pm.
workshop is free, but reservations are required, and space is limited.
This program is for Scouts who are FIRST
CLASS and above at the time of registration.
ROUND ONE RESERVATIONS begin at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, May 5. Round one will be for two weeks. During round one, only Scouts from Southeast
Missouri and Southern Illinois may register.
This includes the following districts:
Cherokee, Shawnee, Sioux, Ozark
Trailblazers, Kaskaskia, Egyptian
ROUND TWO RESERVATIONS begin at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, May 19, and end
June 9, or when full.
During round two, registration will be open to Scouts who are First
Class and above, from any district.
To register, call Rachel Marshall, the
Public Education and Community Outreach Administrator at the Eagleton
Courthouse, NO EARLIER THAN 7:30 a.m. ON MONDAY, MAY 5. (314)
You may call any time with questions,
but reservations will not be accepted early.
packet will be emailed 4 weeks
before the workshop. The packet will include logistics and parking
information, and pre-workshop activities. Scouts will be expected to read
over all of the requirements in advance, as well as to complete some of
the requirements in advance. Completion of the pre-workshop activities
and all workshop sessions will fulfill all Citizenship in the Nation Merit
Bring: Scouts should bring a copy of the Merit Badge Pamphlet, a pencil,
and a signed Merit Badge Card. Scouts will need to bring completed
pre-workshop activities as well. Scouts should also bring a sack
lunch. A bottle of water and a morning snack are also suggested.
or email with questions any time. Reservations will not be accepted prior
to May 5. (314) 244-2410 or Rachel_Marshall@ca8.uscourts.gov
website is www.MOED.uscourts.gov/scouts
in the Nation Requirements –
6, and 8 must be completed in advance.
2, 4, 5, and 7 will be completed at the skill center.