Week of December 18 and 19, 2017

To celebrate the holiday season, we will have our annual Christmas party on Tuesday, December 19. It will be a potluck dinner and we are requesting each family to bring a dish.  Below are the details of the event:

Who:       Beavers, Cubs (Monday & Tuesday), Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, Scouters and Family
When:     Tuesday, 19 December 2017  at 7:00 PM (till 8:30 PM)

Where:    Rouge Valley Mennonite Church – 7452 Reesor Road, Markham
What to bring: We are requesting that each family bring a dish (as listed below) for about 5 to 8 people.

  • Beavers, Venturers and Rovers – salad or dessert
  • Cubs (Monday & Tuesday) and Scouts – main dish (chicken, beef or pasta)
  • Group Committee will provide drinks

Please note:

  1. Do not bring any food that may contain peanuts and/or nuts.
  2. Bring your own plates, cups/mugs and cutleries. Please think of the environment and do not bring any disposable items.
  3. Bring a serving utensil for your dish.
  4. Sections that meet on Monday will not have a meeting on December 18.
  5. The Christmas party marks the last weekly section meeting for the year 2017. Regular weekly section meeting will resume the week of January 8, 2018.

On behalf of all 7th Markham Scouters and Group Committee members, we wish you a joyous holiday and a safe and wonderful new year.

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Week of December 4 and 5, 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 

1) Popcorn pick up is scheduled for  this Saturday, December 2 from 1 to 2pm. For more information, please see Popcorn Pick-up flyer.

2) The Ripley’s Aquarium Sleepover is scheduled for January 19 to 20, 2018. Deadline for registration is December 12, 2017. For more information, please see Ripley’s Sleepover information packet.

3) 7th Markham Scouters would like to invite all youth and their families to participate in the “Christmas Giving” challenge. For the next two weekly meeting, we are encouraging all youths to donate:

  • one or two cans of non-perishable food items for the Markham Food Bank
  • winter accessories such as mittens, gloves, hats and scarves for the homeless at the Evangel Hall Mission
Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning December 4:

Date:         Monday, December 4, 2017 
Who:         Cubs (Monday) and Scouts
Time:         7:00 – 8:30 PM

Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham

Date:         Monday, December 4, 2017 
Who:         Venturers
Time:         7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location:  Markham Bowl, 5762 Hwy. 7, Unit 11B, Markham [Updated]

Date:         Tuesday, December 5, 2017 
Who:         Beavers
Time:        6:45 – 8:00 PM
Location: Markham Bowl, 5762 Hwy. 7, Unit 11B, Markham

Date:         Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

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Week of November 27 and 28, 2017

REMINDER: 

  1. Saturday, November 25 is the 45th Markham Santa Claus Parade. This is an annual event that our group participate in. All Beavers, Cubs (Monday and Tuesday), Scouts, Venturers and Scouters are encouraged to attend. Please click Santa Parade flyer for more information.
  2. Saturday, December 2 is popcorn pick-up. Please click Popcorn Pick-up flyer for more information.

 

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning November 27:

Date:         Monday, November 27, 2017 
Who:         Cubs (Monday), Scouts and Venturers
Time:        NO MEETING

Date:         Tuesday, November 28, 2017 
Who:         Beavers
Time:        NO MEETING

Date:         Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha School, 230 Fincham Ave., Markham
Note:        Kindly bring a large box, an old sheet and a favorite non-electronic game (i.e. no video games, games like electronic Battleship is okay) – “party” games preferred

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Week of November 20 and 21, 2017

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning November 20:

Date:         Monday, November 20, 2017 
Who:         Cubs (Monday)  and Scouts
Time:         7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham

Date:         Monday, November 20, 2017 
Who:         Venturers 
Time:         NO MEETING

Date:         Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Eldered King Tract, 16232 Highway 48
Note:        Cubs will be hiking so please wear weather appropriate clothing and bring flashlight.

Date:         Saturday, November 25, 2017
Who:         Beavers, Cubs (Monday & Tuesday), Scouts, Venturers
What:       Markham Santa Claus Parade

Time:        10:30 AM – 12:00 Noon
Note:        Please click Santa Parade flyer for more information

 

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Week of November 13 and 14, 2017

IMPORTANT:  (Updated – Nov. 13)

There is a delay with Trails End and Popcorn pick-up will be rescheduled for a later date. Stay tuned.

 

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning November 13:

Date:         Monday, November 13, 2017 
Who:         Cubs (Monday) 
Time:         7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Seaton Trail, Whitevail entrance off of Whitevale Rd., just east of York Durham town line/south of 407.
Note:         Cubs will be outdoors the whole time and hiking the trail. Please wear weather appropriate clothing and bring a flashlight.

Date:         Monday, November 13, 2017
Who:         Scouts and Venturers
Time:         7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Wismer Public School, 171 Mingay Ave., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Markham Bowl, Unit 11B 5762 Hwy 7, Markham
Note:         Cost $4 per Cub

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