THE INFORMATION LETTER of NORS-R
Dear scouts and scout-leaders!
In 2007 the world scout movement, which was founded in 1907 in England will celebrate their 100-year anniversary. The center of the celebration in Russia will become the republic of Karelia!
AUGUST, 1-10, 2007 IN KARELIA TAKES PLACE RUSSIAN NATIONAL SCOUT JAMBOREE “100 FIRES”.
National Organization of Russian Scouts is glad to invite you to the 5-th Russian Jamboree!!!
Documents, available for downloading:
The Jamboree’s location
The great meadow on the shore of the beautiful Karelian lake called Sjamozero near Kishkojla village in Pryazhinski district
In republic of Karelia (70 km to the West from Petrozavodsk).
The Jamboree is being organized by National Organization of Russian Scouts (NORS-R) with the help of the authorities of Karelia.
Head of the Jamboree – Vozdvizhenskij Sergey (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Chairman of the Jamboree organizing committee – Neronov Vladimir (email@example.com)
NORS-R secretary – Vartseva Nadezhda (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Russian National Jamboree 2007 “100 fires” is open for all scouts of Russia and the world! Every scout, who has given the application for participating in time, has paid the fee and who accept the Jamboree’s rules.
Every foreign groups will be hosted by one of the Russian groups. It is expected that about 2000 scouts from Russia and World countries.
Accommodation on Jamboree
Camps on Jamboree
All the Jamboree population will be divided into camps (250-300 persons in every camp). Inernational groups will be hosted by Russian groups and live with these groups.
Patrols on Jamboree
Every delegation has to divide into little groups – patrols and send the list of patrols in time.
The optimal number of patrol members is 8-10 persons (up to 12).
For those persons, who prepare and lead the Jamboree will be organized a separate camp. The staff members may choose the place of accommodation: in staff camp or with their delegation.
Scout play school
Scout families with little children may live in the separate family camp or leave children for the day care.
Every Jamboree participant will receive an individual list of tasks.
August, the 1-st, 2007 in Petrozavodsk will take place the happenings as a part of the project “Petrozavodsk is a capital of scouting-2007”: the Jamboree participants’ parade, laying a wreath near the Eternal light, church service and Evening Jamboree Presentation. Late in the evening the Jamboree presentation will be concluded with the light show “100 fires”.
The groups’ accommodation in Petrozavodsk in August, 1-2, 2007. will be organized in schools.
August, the 2-nd will be organized the transfer to the jamboree meadow.
The Jamboree program consists of following activities:
-The Hike of Friendship
The other programme will be divided into Jamboree program and Camps’ inner program.
All the foreign delegations are expected to participate in International campfire. International staff is liable for all the foreign groups.
Every foreign delegation may participate in the special international program, which includes the centralized interpreting of the program to English and Finnish, transfers to the Jamboree meadow by busses, special excursion package, programme “Karelian village” – visiting the Karelian house-museum in Rubchoila-village (20 km from the camp).
The participants of the International program pay the special fee. If the foreign delegation, which doesn’t want to take part in International program, may take part in Jamboree under the common conditions.
Closing Ceremony – August, the 9-th.
Groups’ departure — August, the 10-th.
1) Common price of the participating in Jamboree — 750 roubles (25 euro).
The participating fee must be paid by parts:
1 payment – till the March, the 1-st, 2007.
2 payment – till the June, the 1-st, 2007.
The reimbursement will not be paid!
Every Jamboree participant receives:
— The participant’s book,
— The scarf of NORS-R (orange and black),
— The Jamboree t-shirt,
— The Jamboree badge,
— the possibility to receive the Jamboree sign
— signs and badges for the professions.
— The possibility to take part in the Jamboree program
ATTENTION! Food, transfers and excursions are not included in the fee.
The international program’s price – 1500 roubles (45 euro).
The fee includes the common attributes and the participating in the international program.
The fee doesn’t cover the food. All the groups bye and make the food by their selves.
The fees reception begins 1.01.2007
The participants’ registration.
The leaders must fulfil the GROUP application form. Please send us the application till the 1.12.2006, the faster the better!
The applications must be sent to the e-mail of office NORS_R email@example.com
You may find the latest information about the Jamboree on the site of NORS-R
Petrova st. 7b
Phone: +7 (8142) 525156, +7 (921) 4576845
WE ARE WAITING FOR YOU!!!