Week of September 25 and 26, 2017

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning September 25:

Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Venturers have started their journey to the Canadian Path. This week, they will be going on a hike and working on their Trail Skills. The details of the hike are as follows:

Who:         Beavers, Cubs (Monday and Tuesday), Scouts, Venturers
Date:         Monday, September 25, 2017
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM [Beavers will finish by 8:00 PM]
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Road, Markham
Note:        Make sure to wear weather appropriate clothing. Scouts and Venturers should wear long pants. Bring a flashlight, whistle, water and drinking mug. Hot chocolate and cookies will be provided after the hike. Families are welcome to attend.

REMINDER: The 2017 Scout Popcorn Kit (includes order form) were handed out at last week’s section meeting. If your child did not receive one, please download the kit from the Parent’s Corner (found on the left side of the page) or let your Section Contact Scouter know.

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Week of September 18 and 19, 2017

This coming week, each section will start their weekly meetings. The meetings will be held at the designated time and location listed below. It is important that you drop off your child no earlier than 6:55 pm and make sure you drop them off inside the venue. DO NOT leave your child unless there are two Scouters (adults in red Scouts Canada uniform) in the gym/hall.

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning September 18:

Beavers
Date:         September 19
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham 

Cubs (Monday)
Date:         September 18
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham

Cubs (Tuesday)
Date:         September 19
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic School, 230 Fincham Ave., Markham

Scouts
Date:         September 18
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham

       Venturers
        Date:         September 18
        Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
        Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham

 

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Let the Scouting Begin

To celebrate the start of Scouting Year 2017-2018, we are having a “Welcome to Scouting” event. Details are as follows:

    Date: Tuesday, 12 September 2017
   Time:  7:00 till 8:00 PM
Venue:  Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Road Markham
   Note:  We will be serving hotdogs, corn and drinks. Kindly bring your own plates and cups.

To all our members, it is important that you attend the event. We will be discussing how our Scouting group works and what you can do to help your child maximize his/her Scouting experience.

Hope to see you there!

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Year End Family Potluck

To end the Scouting Year 2016-2017, we will have our annual year end family potluck on June 3. 7th Markham Scouting Family, this is your chance to say a HUGE “Thank You” to all your Scouters for all the hard work they have done for the Scouting Year. The details of the event are as follows:

Date:    Saturday, 03 June 2017
Time:   11:30 AM – 02:00 PM
Where: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church
              7452 Reesor Road, Markham

What to Bring:
We are requesting that you bring a dish (chicken, beef, or pasta) for about 5-8 people. Please bring your own plates, cups/mugs, cutleries, and serving utensils for your dish. The group committee will provide desserts and drinks.

Note:
We plan to have a water gun battle. Please bring water gun(s), towel and change of clothes. Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Venturers – this is your chance to get your Scouters soaking wet.

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REMINDER: 

Cubs and Scouts, if you are attending the Camp Warsaw on June 9-11, kindly submit the Code of Conduct and the fee of $60 to Scouter Jim by June 3, 2017. Click here for more information.

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Week of May 29 and 30, 2017

Reminder: 

  • Electronics Recycling Fundraising is scheduled for May 27 at the Rouge Valley Mennonite Church. Click here for more information.
  • Early registration has passed but registration is still open to returning as well as new members.
Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning May 29:

Beavers
Date:         May 30
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Putting Edge, 9625 Yonge St., Richmond Hill
Note:        This will be the last weekly meeting for the Scouting Year 2016-2017

Cubs (Monday) and  Scouts
Date:         May 30
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Laser Quest, 9625 Yonge St., Richmond Hill
Note:        Both Cubs (Monday) and Scouts will meet on Tuesday instead of Monday. This will be the last weekly meeting for the Scouting Year 2016-2017

Cubs (Tuesday)
Date:         May 30
Time:        7:00 – 8:45 PM
Location: Laser Quest, 9625 Yonge St., Richmond Hill
Cost:         $20 per youth (includes 2 games, pizza and drink). Scouter Heather sent out an email asking for an RSVP by May 24th.
Note:       This will be the last weekly meeting for the Scouting Year 2016-2017

Venturers
Date:         May 29
Note:        No Meeting

Below are upcoming group events:

To end the Scouting Year 2016-2017, we will have our annual year end family potluck on June 3. 7th Markham Scouting Family, this is your chance to say a HUGE “Thank You” to all your Scouters for all the hard work they have done for the Scouting Year. For details of the event, click here.

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