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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Week of May 22 and 23, 2017

IMPORTANT: Early Registration coming to an end

  • If you have not registered for the Scouting Year 2017-2018, please do so by May 22 to guarantee your child’s current spot. After said date, registration will be open to the public and the registration fee will increase by $55.
  • A reminder email with the registration details was sent last May 17, 2017.
Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning May 22:

Beavers
Date:         May 23
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Road, Markham

Cubs (Monday), Scouts and Venturers
Date:         May 22
Note:        NO Meeting

Cubs (Tuesday)
Date:         May 23
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Rouge River Community Centre, 120 Rouge Bank Dr., Markham
Note:        Cubs will be outdoors and hiking the whole time so please dress according to the weather and bring drinking water.

Below are upcoming group events:

May 27, 2017 – Electronics Recycling Fundraising. Click here for more information.
June 3, 2017 – Year End Family Potluck. Click here for more information.

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Week of May 15 and 16, 2017

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning May 15:

Beavers
Date:         May 16
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Legacy Park, behind Legacy Public School (Legacy Drive and Lady Fern Drive)
Note:       The Beavers will be outdoors so dress according to the weather and bring waterbottle.

Cubs (Monday)
Date:         May 15
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM

Location: Cedar Grove Park, 7001 Resor Rd, just north of Steeles Ave
Note:       The Cubs will be outdoors working on their campfire skills so dress according to the weather and bring kindling.

Cubs (Tuesday)
Date:         May 16
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM

Location: Parking lot behind Main Street Unionville at the corner of Carlton St.
Note:       The Cubs will be biking so dress according to the weather, bring a biking helmet and bike.

Scouts
Date:         May 15
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Cedar Grove Park, 7001 Resor Rd, just north of Steeles Ave
Note:       The Scouts will be outdoors working on their knife and campfire skills so dress according to the weather, bring a knife and kindling.

Venturers
Date:         May 15
Time:        6:45 – 9:20 PM
Location: Cineplex Cinema Markham and VIP, 179 Enterprise Blvd., Markham
Note:       The Venturers will be watching Guardians of the Galaxy. The movie starts at 7 PM and it is 2 hours and 17 minutes long. Please bring $20.

 

IMPORTANT: Registration for Scouting Year 2017-2018

  • Early registration for all existing or returning members is now open. Register by May 22nd to secure a spot and avail of the early registration discount of $55.
  • After May 22nd, we cannot guarantee your child’s spot with the group/section because registration will be open to the public and the fee will be higher.
  • An email with the registration details was sent last April 29, 2017.

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