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Boy Scouts host 'Fun Day' in Downers Grove Saturday

Published: Friday, Aug. 23, 2013 2:23 p.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, Aug. 26, 2013 9:07 a.m. CDT

DOWNERS GROVE – The Boy Scouts are inviting boys in first through fifth grades to join in a day of fun, games and other activities from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m Saturday in Hummer Park, 4833 Fairview Ave.

Boys can participate in the Cub Scout Fun Day for an hour or all day, depending on their interests and time available.

A boy does not need to be a registered Cub Scout to participate, but each must be supervised by a parent or guardian, 18 years or older.

Scout crafts, games, making and launching bottle rockets, and other fun activities will be offered, according to a press release.

The event is being hosted by the Tall Grass District of the Des Plaines Valley Council, which has a Service Center is located in La Grange.

The Council serves 42 communities in the west and southwest suburbs of Chicago, including the Downers Grove area.

Those interested in the event should contact Mary Demski at 708-354-1111 ext. 24 or Mdemski@bsamail.org.

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