Council Calendar

Jamboree on the Internet (JOTI)

Saturday, October 20, 2018
10:00 AM
3:00 PM
Meetings
(Cockrell Scout Center, 2225 North Loop West, Houston, 77008)

Jamboree-on-the-Internet (JOTI) is an annual Scouting event sponsored by the World Organization of the Scout Movement. Scouts of any age can stop by the Cockrell Scout Center and talk to Scouts around the world by computer and amateur radio.  Last year, JOTI had almost 16,000 Scouts and leaders registered from 146 countries! Registration is not required. We will have some shared computers available, or we can show you how to use your laptop or mobile device to connect to Scoutlink.net. Sessions are typically about 20 to 30 minutes. 

JOTI at SHAC is an opportunity for Scouts to talk or email other Scouts all over the world.

Scouts of all ages are invited to participate. Registration is not required. We will have some shared computers available, or we can show you how to use your laptop or mobile device to connect to Scoutlink.net.

The Jamboree-on-the-Internet, or JOTI, is an annual Scouting event sponsored by the World Organization of the Scout Movement and is held the 3rd weekend of October. This event utilizes the internet and the numerous devices that are used to get online, from your home computer to iPad tablets, to link Scouts from around the world. Last year, JOTI had almost 16,000 Scouts and leaders registered in the worldwide Jamboree on the Air (JOTA) - Jamboree on the Internet (JOTI) database in 146 countries!

Scouts of any age can take part. Scouts can participate at home with the help of an adult, or they can participate in a Scout group at a council-wide event. JOTI is an economical way of communicating around the world. The event allows Scouts to meet other Scouts from around the world through the Internet and share more information than just a basic introduction. The exchanges can include such information as name, location of the event, Scout rank, age, and hobbies. Some exchanges lead to long-lasting friendships. Another great idea is to use JOTI participation to help fulfill a Citizenship in the World or Computers merit badge requirement!


 



December 2018   |   January 2019   |   February 2019   |   March 2019   |   April 2019   |   May 2019   |   June 2019   |   July 2019   |   August 2019   |   ​September 2019   |   ​October 2019   |   ​November 2019   |   ​December 2019    |   ​January 2020   |   ​February 2020   |   ​March 2020   |   ​April 2020    |   ​May 2020   |   ​June 2020   |   ​July 2020   |   ​August 2020


Looking For a Different Calendar?

Each district and program area has its own calendar page. 

Training Calendar

The training schedule lists all training courses scheduled throughout the council.