Pfadiausstellung from 23 to 30 July 2008 in Benken (SG) & EuroScout 2008 – International Scout postage stamps exhibition St. Gallen/Benken (SG) – which is EuroScout’ in 2008 on the occasion of the Federal camp of guide and Scout movement Switzerland, “contura ‘ 08” organized. The visitor centre of the Federal camp is also located in Benken (SG). The exhibition is built up in the Community Hall in the Centre of 8717 Benken (SG), as well as in the opposite room of the restaurant Rossli. Each exhibit has a relation to the Boy Scout theme. “Images, documents, markings above the music of Switzerland, from the Foundation, in particular to the recent federal camps, photographs by Kurt Eggenschwiler v/o Pan (Olten), postage stamps, postcards and documents about the Guide and Scout Movement at home and abroad on topics such as Sir Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, Lord of Gilwell, founding ideals, technology, stock, Federal bearings, Jamborees etc exchange meetings and meetings of the International Federation of Scout & guide of stamp collecting organizations” (IFSCO) are also in the restaurant Rossli in Benken (SG) instead.
The official opening of the exhibition with speeches and reception will take place on Friday, July 25th, 2008 at 17:00 in the village hall in Benken (SG). The exhibition in the Town Hall is both before and after the EuroScout’ open and free for the camp participants and visitors to visit be 2008: Wednesday, July 23, 2008 to Wednesday, 30th July 2008. Admission to the exhibitions is free. “Autograph session at the Town Hall: Saturday, July 26, 2008, from 16: 00 to 17:30, Mr. Marc Weller, designer of the Jubilee postage stamp centenary” signed philatelic documents.