Centennial year inaugural celebrations were held outdoors
simultaneously in Tallinn, Tartu, Kilingi-Nõmme, Haapsalu and Rakvere.
In Tallinn, scouts and friends of scouts gathered in Vabaduse väljak /
Freedom Square where they lit candles, played games, sang and watched video
greetings from other troops. Cake was later served at the Tudengimaja / Student
House on Raekoja plats where a video was shown of President Toomas Hendrik Ilves
speaking about his vivid memories of Estonian scouting in the U.S.