Girl Scouts gather for international jamboree

Jada Wilson stamped the passports of a visiting troop at the Girl Scout jamboree on Saturday, March 12. Photo by Kara Wilbeck

KENT — The area’s Girl Scout troops held their first ever World Thinking Day Jamboree on Saturday, March 12, at the Marvelwood School’s performing arts center.

The jamboree was attended by eight troops from Kent, North Canaan, Sharon and Salisbury. Each troop set up a booth representing a different country. The United Kingdom, Mexico, France, Brazil, Jordan, Italy, Russia and Egypt were represented.

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