Week of December 17 and 18, 2018 – Christmas Party and Potluck

Group Event for the week beginning December 17, 2018

What:       7th Markham Christmas Party 
Date:         Tuesday, December 18, 2018 
Who:         Beavers, Cubs (Monday/Tuesday), Scouts, Venturers, Rovers
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

We are requesting that you bring a dish (as listed below) for about 5 to 8 people.

  • Cubs (Monday/Tuesday) and Scouts – main dish (chicken, beef, pasta)
  • Beavers and Venturers – salad or dessert
  • Group committee will provide drinks

Kindly DO NOT bring any food that may contain peanuts and/or nuts.
Bring your own plates, cups/mugs, cutleries, and serving utensils for your dish.
Please be environmentally friendly and DO NOT bring any disposable (paper) plates, cups and cutleries.
Awards, popcorn prizes and raffle will be presented during the event.
This will be the last meeting before the end of the year.
See HERE for more information.


GROUP EVENTS COMING UP:

Sleepover Adventure at Reptilia Whitby – Next regular meeting on January 8th, 2019 will be the registration deadline.  To register, please read HERE.

Winter Camp – This year Winter Camp will be on February 1 – 3, 2019.  Block your calendar.  Further information will be provided.


 

Week of December 10 and 11, 2018

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning December 10, 2018:

Date:         Monday, December 10, 2018 
Who:         Cubs (Monday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Howlers (3rd year Cubs, i.e. Gr 5) – Markham Food Bank, 11-190 Bullock Drive, Markham
***Please meet at the loading dock of Markham Food Bank.
Runners and Trackers (1st and 2nd year Cubs) – Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham
***Please bring your favourite board games and the Personal Achievement Badge tracker booklet.

Date:         Monday, December 10, 2018
Who:         Scouts
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham

Date:         Monday, December 10, 2018
Who:         Venturers
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha School, 230 Fincham Ave., Markham


GROUP EVENTS COMING UP:

Christmas Party – To celebrate the holiday season, we will have our annual Christmas party on Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM at Rouge Valley Mennonite Church – 7452 Reesor Road, Markham.  All popcorn prizes and raffle will be presented during the event.  This will be the last meeting before the end of the year.  See more information HERE.

Sleepover Adventure at Reptilia Whitby – Registration deadline is only TWO more regular meetings from now, i.e. January 8th, 2019.  The sleepover will take place on Jan 18th-19th, 2019 at Reptilia Whitby.  Registration information can be found HERE.

Winter Camp – This year Winter Camp will be on February 1 – 3, 2019.  Block your calendar.  Further information will be provided.


 

**UPDATED** – Week of December 3 and 4, 2018

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning December 3, 2018:

Markham Food Bank – 7th Markham Scouters are encouraging all youths to give in this holiday season.  There is only ONE week left that we will collect non-perishable food items for the Markham Food Bank.

The generous will prosper;
those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed!

Most needed items: small bags of rice, canned peas, crackers, canned milk, flour, juice, jam, jello.

Thank you!!

7th Markham Scouters


Date:         Monday, December 3, 2018 
Who:         Cubs (Monday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham
Note:          Remind your children to bring the Personal Achievement Badge tracker booklet.

Date:         Monday, December 3, 2018
Who:         Scouts
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: **UPDATED** – Camp Chimo, 8205 McCowan Rd, Markham, ON L3P 3J3
Note:           Please bring tinder and kindling if you have some. Dress appropriately and bring a flashlight/headlamp.

Date:         Monday, December 3, 2018
Who:         Venturers
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: **UPDATED** – Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: David Dunlap Observatory (DDO), 123 Hillsview Dr, Richmond Hill
Note:        Some activities will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather. Please be at the observatory by 6:50 pm at the latest as the program will start at 7:00 pm.  The admission for the youths will be covered by the section budget from fundraising.  If parents would like to accompany their children, please let Scouter Gary know in advance so that he can check with DDO staff if it is allowed to go beyond the requested number of visitors.  Also, there is a $10 (per person) admission for the parents.

Date:         Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Note:           Tuesday Cubs will be hiking at Bob Hunter Memorial Park.  Please dress appropriately, including hats, mitts & warm footwear and bring a flashlight/headlamp.


GROUP EVENTS COMING UP:

Christmas Party – To celebrate the holiday season, we will have our annual Christmas party on Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM at Rouge Valley Mennonite Church – 7452 Reesor Road, Markham.  All popcorn prizes and raffle will be presented in this event.  Further information will be provided.

Sleepover Adventure at Reptilia Whitby – This year sleepover adventure will be on Jan 18th-19th, 2019 at Reptilia Whitby.  Reptilia Whitby has over 250 reptiles, amphibians, arachnids and a 5000 sqft indoor playground.  You can find the registration details HERE.  Registration deadline – January 8th, 2019.

Winter Camp – This year Winter Camp will be on February 1 – 3, 2019.  Block your calendar.  Further information will be provided.

Week of November 26 and 27, 2018

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning November 26, 2018:

Scouts Canada Giving Tuesday this week!! – 7th Markham Scouters are encouraging all youths to give in the following weeks.  There are only two weeks left that we will collect non-perishable food items for the Markham Food Bank.  Please give… especially this week.

It is more blessed to give than to receive.

You can simply drop off the donation into the donation box by the entrance of your meeting location.
Most needed items: small bags of rice, canned peas, crackers, canned milk, flour, juice, jam, jello.

Thank you!!
7th Markham Scouters


Date:         Monday, November 26, 2018 
Who:         Cubs (Monday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham

Date:         Monday, November 26, 2018
Who:         Scouts
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham

Date:         Monday, November 26, 2018
Who:         Venturers
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Note:         Venturers will be practicing cooking

Date:         Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha School, 230 Fincham Ave., Markham


GROUP EVENTS COMING UP:

Christmas Party – To celebrate the holiday season, we will have our annual Christmas party on Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM at Rouge Valley Mennonite Church – 7452 Reesor Road, Markham.  Further information will be provided.

Sleepover Adventure at Reptilia Whitby – This year sleepover adventure will be on Jan 18th-19th, 2019 at Reptilia Whitby.  Reptilia Whitby has over 250 reptiles, amphibians, arachnids and a 5000 sqft indoor playground.  You can find the registration details HERE.  Registration deadline – January 8th 2019.

Winter Camp – This year Winter Camp will be on February 1 – 3, 2019.  Block your calendar.  Further information will be provided.

Group Activities coming up: Santa Claus Parade, Popcorn Pickup and others

Santa Claus Parade

THIS Saturday, November 24th 2018.  See event details HERE.

Missing Popcorn Pickup

Please pickup after the Santa Claus Parade this Saturday, November 24th 2018 1:30 – 2:30pm at 984 Castlemore Ave, Markham, Ontario.

Giving Tuesday

7th Markham Scouters are encouraging all youths to give in the following weeks.  One of the way to give is to donate non-perishable food items for the Markham Food Bank.  You can simply drop off the donation into the donation box by the entrance of your meeting location.  Most needed items at this time: small bags of rice, canned peas, crackers, canned milk, flour, juice, jam, jello.  Thank you for giving!!

Sleepover Adventure at Reptilia Whitby

This year sleepover adventure will be on Jan 18th-19th, 2019 at Reptilia Whitby.  Reptilia Whitby gets over 250 reptiles, amphibians, arachnids and a 5000 sqft indoor playground.  Please find the registration details HERE.