Welcome and thank you for joining the Denver Area Council for the Report to the State. The Report to the State will be held on Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 8:00 am in the Old Supreme Courtroom at the Colorado State Capitol. Please plan on arriving 20 minutes early to allow for time to get through security and sign in. Please note: time is short, please be prepared.
Cost for the Report is $15 per person including parents and guardians and does include a box lunch and a commemorative patch. Parents and siblings are welcome, however all must register and pay $15 each - box lunch consists of a sandwich, chips, cookie, pickle and a beverage. Choice of sandwich is taken at time of registration.
Each Scout and Scouter needs to be in field uniform for this event. This means shirts buttoned and tucked in, pants or jeans clean with no holes and belted, all patches affixed correctly, scarf and tie slide. If the Scout resides in the Denver Area, please contact the council for assistance with a uniform or accessories if needed.
Immediately following the Report watch Scouts present the colors in the Senate Chambers before your Tour! Color Guard will begin at 9 am. Viewing can be done from the Gallery.
In the morning you can visit the Ralph L. Carr Judicial Center Building and learn what the courts do for citizenship in the community, the state, and the nation on March 8, 2016! Don't miss out! You are welcome to attend the Colorado Judicial Learning Center and their 4,000 square-foot Learning Center which provides fun and educational experiences for young people and adults to build awareness, understanding, and appreciation for the rule of law and the role of our Judicial Branch in our society. This tour will begin promptly at 9:30am - 11:00am (allow 15 minutes for walking and security time).
If you do not attend the morning Ralph L. Carr tour you are welcome to stay and listen to a live legislative session in the House of Senate before your scheduled afternoon Capitol Tour. Each tour starts at 11:45 am (arrive by 11:30am) and is limited to 30 people including chaperones. Each tour will complete all areas of the Capitol including lunch and the Dome and event will end by 2:00 pm. Please remember that this is a working facility and Scouts will be asked to obey the Scout Oath and Scout Law.
This is a popular event and early registration is recommended. Please plan accordingly as there will be no refunds. If for some reason you are unable to attend after registration, please contact Cindy Cespedes at 720.266.2148 as this will allow someone else to attend in your place.
Parents, please, do not drop your Scout off at the Capitol. While every parent need not attend, we do ask that Scouts be supervised.
This event is open to Scouts of all ages in the State of Colorado.