UPDATED: Week of April 1 and 2, 2019

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning April 1, 2019:

Date:         Monday, April 1, 2019 
Who:         Cubs (Monday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Bob Hunter Memorial Park, 7277 14th Ave, Markham
Note:        Monday Cubs will review the Winter activities, the past Rock Climbing experience and then hike.  Let’s meet by the fire pit.  It will be cold.  Please dress appropriately, wear hiking shoes and bring a bottle of water.

Date:         Monday, April 1, 2019
Who:         Scouts
Time:        7:00 – 8:15 PM (depending on the queue)
Location:  401 Mini Indy Go Karts, 37 Stoffel Dr, Toronto [UPDATED]
Note:        Good news is that there is a Groupon, however, these need to be purchased ahead of time.  This will lower the cost to $15 per person only if you RSVP with me (contact.scouts@7thmarkham.org) by replying to this email before Sunday 9pm. I will then pre-purchase the tickets. If you do not respond, the cost at the door will be $25.  Junior racers must be 10-15 years of age and 54″ tall or between 5-9 years old with an adult.

Date:         Monday, April 1, 2019
Who:         Venturers
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location:  Lin Martial Arts, 100 Steelcase Road East, Suite 201, Markham

Date:         Tuesday, April 2, 2019
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Aaniin Community Centre, 5665 14th Ave, Markham
Note:        Beavers will play outdoor.  Please dress appropriately.

Date:         Tuesday, April 2, 2019
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha School, 230 Fincham Ave., Markham


Group or Cross Section Events COMING UP:

7th Markham Group Advancement Ceremony
Date:         Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Who:         Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers, Rovers (with their families)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha School, 230 Fincham Ave., Markham
Note:         Full uniform is mandatory.

10,000 Trees for The Rouge – a Community Tree Planting Event
Date:         Sunday, April 29, 2019
Who:         Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers, Rovers (with their families)
Time:        Any time between 10 am to 1 pm
Location:  Southeast corner of Stonebridge Drive and Major Mackenzie Road East, west of McCowan Road
Note:          There is no parking on site. Volunteers can park at Mount Joy Go Station and take a shuttle bus to the planning site.  Shuttle buses will run from 8:45 am to 4:15 pm.  Please register under “7th Markham Scouts” with this form.  Bring waterproof boots, spade or shovel, bucket and gloves, water bottle or mug (for coffee).  A complimentary BBQ lunch starts at 11:30 am.  See pictures from the previous years.

Treetop Trekking
Date:         
Sunday, May 19, 2019
Who:         Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, Scouters
Time:        12:30 – 4:00 PM
Location:  Treetop Trekking Stouffville, 3291 Stouffville Rd, Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON L4A 7X5
Note:          Cost $27 – Please pay at the door.  Three venues:
1. Discovery Course + Treewalk Village
2. Zip Line Aerial Game Treks (min age 9 and 55″ height)
3. Zip Line Aerial Game Treks – Advanced (min age 12 and 60″ height)
Please register HERE by May 13th, 2019 (Scouters also need to register)

Whitewater Rafting Camp by Grand River
Date:          
June 21 – 23, 2019
Who:          Cubs and Scouts
Location:  Somewhere near Paris, Brant, ON
Note:          More details will follow

Ho Ho Host of World Scout Jamboree
Date:        
August 5 – 8, 2019
Who:        Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, Scouters
Note:        This year we are honoured to have a group of World Scout Jamboree participants from the United Kingdom visiting 7th Markham Scouts.  World Scout Jamboree is a world scouting event happening once every four years.  As a host, we will have joint activities with our guests during their visit.  We will also need some help from families of 7th Markham Scouts to make it a lifelong memory for our guests to Canada.  More details will follow.
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