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.


More Sleepover events …

Science Centre Sleepover THIS WEEKEND!!!
When:       
Saturday, February 22 6:00 PM –  Sunday, February 23 9:00 AM
Who:         Beavers, Cubs, and Scouts
Where:     Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Rd, North York
Note:         Please see drop off information HERE.

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.


Week of February 17 and 18, 2020

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning February 17 and 18, 2020:

Date:         Monday, February 17, 2020
Who:         Venturers and Scouts
Note:         No Meeting – Happy Family Day!!

Date:         Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Who:         Cubs
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location:  Kateri Tekakwitha School, 230 Fincham Ave., Markham
Note:         STEM activities: Cubs will make Cub Aeromobiles and compete for championship.  Please bring two AA batteries and indoor shoes.

Date:         Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location:  Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Note:         STEM activities: Beavers will make bristlebots.  Please bring a wallet-size picture and indoor shoes.


Group or Cross Section Events COMING UP:

Science Centre Sleepover
When:       
Saturday, February 22 6:00 PM –  Sunday, February 23 9:00 AM
Who:         Beavers, Cubs, and Scouts
Where:     Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Rd, North York
Cost:         $30 per youth.  Also includes admission on the 23rd if you would like to stay longer.
Note:         Please see drop off information HERE.

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Week of February 10 and 11, 2020

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning February 10 and 11, 2020:

Science Centre Sleepover – Registration deadline February 11th 2020. Please see the information package below.


Date:         Monday, February 10, 2020
Who:         Venturers
Time:        6:45 – 8:15 PM
Location:  Eldred-King Woodlands, 16232 Highway 48, Stoufville
Note:         Please dress for the weather and bring a personal light and a hot beverage mug.

Date:         Monday, February 10, 2020
Who:         Scouts
Time:        6:45 – 8:15 PM
Location:  Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham
Note:         Please bring your indoor shoes.

Date:         Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Who:         Cubs
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location:  Markham Bowl, U 11B 5762 7 Hwy, Markham
Note:         Cost $5

Date:         Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location:  Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Note:         Beavers will be having a Valentine’s themed night.  We will be making and decorating a treat to bring home as well as making crafts to leave at the church to be given out the participants in the “Out of the Cold” program.


Group or Cross Section Events COMING UP:

Science Centre Sleepover
When:       
Saturday, February 22 6:00 PM –  Sunday, February 23 9:00 AM
Who:         Beavers, Cubs, and Scouts
Where:     Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Rd, North York
Cost:         $30 per youth.  Also includes admission on the 23rd if you would like to stay longer.
Note:         Please see information package HERE.
Registration deadline February 11th 2020

Week of February 3 and 4, 2020

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning February 3 and 4, 2020:

Date:         Monday, February 3, 2020
Who:         Venturers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location:  Markham Civic Centre, 101 Town Centre Blvd, Markham
Note:         Please bring your own skates and helmet for city skate rental ONLY opens on Friday to Sunday

Date:         Monday, February 3, 2020
Who:         Scouts
Time:        6:30 – 8:00 PM
Location:  Apple Store – Markville, 5000 Highway 7 East, Markham

Date:         Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Who:         Cubs
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha School, 230 Fincham Ave., Markham
Note:         Bring the First Aid Kit (the red one), a stuffed animal and indoor shoes.  Full uniform with neckerchief  is expected.

Date:         Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Markham Museum, 9350 Markham Rd, Markham


Group or Cross Section Events COMING UP:

Science Centre Sleepover
When:       
Saturday, February 22 6:00 PM –  Sunday, February 23 9:00 AM
Who:         Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers
Where:     Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Rd, North York
Cost:         $30 per youth.  Also includes admission on the 23rd if you would like to stay longer.
Note:         Please simply reply to Scouter Bryant’s Evite by February 1, 2020