Our principal speaker was Eagle Scout the Honorable John Brenner, Mayor of
the City of York. Mayor Brenner gave a great speech, and he was kind
enough to note that Skipper Kain had been his Eagle Dinner host/sponsor back
in 1984. Brian Kline, left, acted as Master of Ceremonies.
ADAMS AREA COUNCIL RECOGNIZES EAGLE CLASS OF 2001
the Summer Edition, YAAC, p. 1.)
Wednesday, May 22nd, the York Adams Area Council recognized the Eagle Scout
Class of 2001 with a Career Day Banquet and Reception. The Council
Advancement Committee, comprised of the District Advancement Committees,
matched 61 of the 105 Eagle Scouts who participated with business leaders in
a profession of which they'd like to pursue. The Eagle Scout's sponsor
entertained the Eagle Scout at his/her place of business before traveling to
the special reception preceding dinner. The special reception of cheeses,
crackers, vegetables and fruit punch entertained the everyone as parents, guardians
and friends joined the festivities. The Eagle Scouts and guests were also
entertained by string ensembles, an Eagle Sculpture, and a "Live"
Eagle for photo opportunities.
the meal, the evening's MC Brian Kline introduced three Eagle Scout speakers
(Paul Than, Troop 59, Brandon Zimmerman, Troop 27, Andrew Herron, Troop 690
and the night's Keynote Speaker, John Brenner, Mayor, City of York (Eagle
Scout, Troop 31, Mt Wolf). Afterwards, each Eagle Scout was presented an
Eagle Scout Belt Buckle by his sponsor and in turn presented a hand painted
porcelain Eagle to his sponsor. Everyone in attendance received the 2001
Eagle Scout Directory. Following the Eagle Scout Charge everyone was
entertained with a final closing of various Eagle Scout project photos set
thank you to Shaver's Creek Environmental Center, Ream Printing, The
Yorktowne Hotel, and Central York High School, for supporting the 241 Eagle
Scouts, business leaders and family in attendance.