Week of February 24 and 25, 2020

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning February 24 and 25, 2020:

Date:         Monday, February 24, 2020
Who:         Venturers
Time:        6:45 – 8:15 PM
Location:  Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham
Note:         Please bring your indoor shoes.

Date:         Monday, February 24, 2020
Who:         Scouts
Time:        6:50 – 8:30 PM
Location:  Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School, 90 Bur Oak Ave, Markham
Note:         Please bring your indoor shoes and wear full uniform.  York Headwaters Area Indoor Campfire 2020 .  Be prepared to lead the followings in front of other Scout group in the area:
– Song: Ging Gang Goolie (see lyric HERE)
– Skit: Ugly Men Skit (Same skit we prepared at the Area Summer Campfire)
– Cheer: Round of Applause Cheer

Date:         Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Who:         Beavers
Time:        Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner 6:30 – 7:00 PM
Regular program 7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location:  Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Note:         Beavers will learn about head safety as well as learning how to tie lassoes.  Scouters, please don’t forget the helmets.  Also, please bring indoor shoes.  Please RSVP (gnicol3@gmail.com) if you are attending the Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner.

Date:         ** Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Who:         Cubs
Time:        7:15 – 8:45 PM
Location: Cornell Community Centre Pool, 3201 Bur Oak Ave, Markham
Note:         Cubs will demonste their aquatic skills to their Scouters.  Youths will be evaluated according to the Aquatic Skill – Stage 2,3,4 competencies.  A successful demonstration will be awarded an Outdoor Adventure Skills Aquatic Skills badge at the end of the year.  Please bring a snorkelling mask and life jacket (if you have one). Scouters will be showing the youths the HELP (Heat Escape Lessening Posture) and Huddle positions, as well as Ear Equalization techniques.  Swimmer fee will be covered by the section budget.


Group or Cross Section Events COMING UP:

Buffalo Battleship Sleepover
When:       
Saturday, May 23 6:30 AM –  Sunday, May 24 7:00 PM
Who:         Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers and Rovers
Where:     Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park, One Naval Park Cove, Buffalo, NY 14202
Cost:          $200
1st payment before end February 29th, 2020 midnight: $30
Balance payment before end March 31st, 2020 midnight: $170
Note:         Please see information HERE.  Also see site info HERE.