Week of January 16 and 17, 2017

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning January 16:

January 16, Monday
Who:         Cubs (Monday) and Scouts
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham
Time:       7:00 – 8:30 PM

January 16, Monday
Who:         Venturers and Rovers
Location: Twister Karaoke, 5586 Yonge Streer, North York M2N 5S2
Time:       6:30 – 8:30 PM
Cost:        $10 per person 

January 17, Tuesday
Who:         Beavers
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Time:       7:00 – 8:00 PM

January 17, Tuesday – NO Meeting – Permit is cancelled due to inclement weather
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic School, 230 Fincham Ave, Markham
Time:       7:00 – 8:30 PM

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Week of January 9 and 10, 2017

Happy New Year!

We will be resuming our weekly section meeting and below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning January 9:

January 9, Monday
Who:         Cubs (Monday) and Scouts
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham
Time:       7:00 – 8:30 PM

January 9, Monday
Who:         Venturers
Location: Dave and Buster’s, 120 Interchange Way, Vaughan
Time:       6:30 – 8:30 PM 

January 10, Tuesday – CANCELLED – No meeting
Who:         Beavers
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Time:       7:00 – 8:00 PM

January 10, Tuesday  – CANCELLED – No meeting (School is closed)
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic School, 230 Fincham Ave, Markham
Time:       7:00 – 8:30 PM

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Week of December 12 and 13, 2016

To celebrate the holiday season, we will have our annual Christmas party on Tuesday, December 13. It will be a potluck dinner and we are requesting each family to bring a dish.  Below are the details of the event:

Who:       Beavers, Cubs (Monday & Tuesday), Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, Scouters and Family
When:     Tuesday, 13 December 2016  at 7:00 PM (till 8:30 PM)

Where:    Rouge Valley Mennonite Church – 7452 Reesor Road, Markham
What to bring: We are requesting that each family bring a dish (as listed below) for about 5 to 8 people.

  • Beavers, Venturers and Rovers – salad or dessert
  • Cubs and Scouts – main dish (chicken, beef or pasta)
  • Group Committee will provide drinks

Please note:

  1. Do not bring any food that may contain peanuts and/or nuts.
  2. Bring your own plates, cups/mugs and cutleries. Please think of the environment and do not bring any disposable items.
  3. Bring a serving utensil for your dish.
  4. To conclude our popcorn fundraising activity, we will draw the winner of the Samsung Galaxy tablet during this event.
  5. Sections that meet on Monday will not have a meeting on December 12.
  6. The Christmas party marks the last weekly section meeting for the year 2016. Regular weekly section meeting will resume the week of January 9, 2017.

On behalf of all 7th Markham Scouters and Group Committee members, we wish you a joyous holiday and a safe and wonderful new year.

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Week of December 5 and 6, 2016

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning December 5:

December 5, Monday
Who:         Cubs (Monday), Scouts and Venturers
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham
Time:       7:00 – 8:30 PM     

December 6, Tuesday
Who:         Beavers
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Time:       7:00 – 8:00 PM

December 6, Tuesday
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic School, 230 Fincham Ave, Markham
Time:       7:00 – 8:30 PM

Upcoming Event: December 13 is our Group Christmas Party. It will be held at Rouge Valley Mennonite Church from 7:00 till 8:00 PM. More information to follow.

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Upcoming Schedule – November 26, 28 and 29, 2016

Reminder: November 26, Saturday, is the Markham Santa Claus Parade. This is an annual event that our group participate in. All Beavers, Cubs (Monday and Tuesday), Scouts, Venturers and Scouters are encouraged to attend. For more information, kindly view the Markham Santa Claus Parade flyer.

For the week beginning November 28, only the Scouts will have their weekly section meeting.

November 28, Monday
Who:        Cubs (Monday) and Venturers
Note:       NO Meeting. Weekly section meeting will resume the week after.   

November 28, Monday
Who:         Scouts
Location: Angus Glen Pool – 3990 Major Mackenzie Dr. E, Markham
Time:       7:00 – 8:30 PM
Note:       Scouts will be working on their Aquatic Skills Competencies. Please bring swim wear and change of clothes. 

November 29, Tuesday
Who:        Beavers and Cubs (Tuesday)
Note:       NO Meeting. Weekly section meeting will resume the week after.    

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