THIS SATURDAY – Year-End Family Potluck

Group or Cross Section Events COMING UP:

Year-End Family Potluck
Date:        Saturday, June 8, 2019
Who:        Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, Scouters and families
Time:       11:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Note:        Can you name your favourite Scouting moment from this year? Do you want to share it with your Scouter?  Say Thanks Today!!  What to bring… please bring a dish (chicken, beef, or pasta, vegetarian) for about 5-8 people.  Also bring your own plates, cups/mugs, cutleries, and serving utensils for your dish.  7th Markham will provide desserts and drinks.  In addition, 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!!

Grand River Rafting Camp
Date:         
June 21 – 23, 2019
Who:         White Tail Beavers, Cubs and Scouts (who can swim)
Time:        Drop off 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 21; Pick up 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 23
Location: 
Grand River Rafting, Campsite #4, 81 Pottruff Rd, Brantford, ON N3T 5L7
Note:          See information package HERE.  If you need a carpool parent partner, fill your information HERE.  Participants must have achieved Outdoor Adventure Skills (Aquatic Skills) Level 2.

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.
WSJ2019 | WSJ2023

Toronto Zoo Sleepover
Date:         
September 28 – 29, 2019
Who:          Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers
Location:  Toronto Zoo
Note:          More details will follow
*Guided tours through select areas of the Zoo
*Fun camp-style activities and games
*Bedtime snacks
*Vouchers for breakfast in the next morning
*Admission to the Zoo on September 29 for all participants


Week of June 3 and 4, 2019

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning June 3, 2019:

** Year-End Family Potluck will be on June 8, 2019.  See the Group Events below.


Date:         Monday, June 3, 2019
Who:         Scouts only (NOT Monday Cubs)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Laser Quest, 9625 Yonge St., Richmond Hill ON
Note:         Pizza and drinks will be provided.  Let’s celebrate the last section meeting of this season!!

Date:         Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Who:         Cubs (Monday and Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Laser Quest, 9625 Yonge St., Richmond Hill ON
Note:         Pizza and drinks will be provided.  Let’s celebrate the last section meeting of this season!!

Date:        Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Markham Bowl, U 11B 5762 7 Hwy, Markham, ON
Note:         Pizza and drinks will be provided.  Let’s celebrate the last section meeting of this season!!


Group or Cross Section Events COMING UP:

Year-End Family Potluck
Date:        Saturday, June 8, 2019
Who:        Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, Scouters and families
Time:       11:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Note:        Can you name your favourite Scouting moment from this year? Do you want to share it with your Scouter?  Say Thanks Today!!  What to bring… please bring a dish (chicken, beef, or pasta, vegetarian) for about 5-8 people.  Also bring your own plates, cups/mugs, cutleries, and serving utensils for your dish.  7th Markham will provide desserts and drinks.  In addition, 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!!

Grand River Rafting Camp
Date:         
June 21 – 23, 2019
Who:         White Tail Beavers, Cubs and Scouts (who can swim)
Time:        Drop off 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 21; Pick up 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 23
Location: 
Grand River Rafting, Campsite #4, 81 Pottruff Rd, Brantford, ON N3T 5L7
Note:          See information package HERE.  If you need a carpool parent partner, fill your information HERE.  Participants must have achieved Outdoor Adventure Skills (Aquatic Skills) Level 2.

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.
WSJ2019 | WSJ2023

Toronto Zoo Sleepover
Date:         
September 28 – 29, 2019
Who:          Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers
Location:  Toronto Zoo
Note:          More details will follow
*Guided tours through select areas of the Zoo
*Fun camp-style activities and games
*Bedtime snacks
*Vouchers for breakfast in the next morning
*Admission to the Zoo on September 29 for all participants


THIS SATURDAY – Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C – Blended

Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C – Blended
Date:        Saturday, June 1, 2019
Who:        Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, Scouters, Volunteers
Time:       8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham (Map)

Due to Canadian Red Cross requirements, the class will start promptly at 8:30 AM.  Please remember to bring the certificate of completion for the eLearning to the class. The SFA-C written test for the eLearning topics will take place first thing in the morning. Practical skills training will follow. Please bring $5 if you have signed up for the pizza lunch option. Thank you and happy studying.

Scouter Andy


Week of May 27 and 28, 2019

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning May 27, 2019:

** Grand River Rafting Camp – Registration Deadline: May 31, 2019
** Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C – Blended – Registration Deadline: May 28, 2019


Date:         Monday, May 27, 2019 
Who:         Cubs (Monday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: GPS co-coordinate – 43.867665, -79.311173
Note:        Monday Cubs will be biking (if weather permitting), starting from the parking lot behind the Unionville Arms 43.867665, -79.311173 and riding the woodland paths to Milne Dam Park.  Parents and family welcome.  Helmets are mandatory.

Date:         Monday, May 27, 2019 
Who:         Scouts
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location:  Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Note:         Scouts will be helping the church build picnic tables.  They will be outside all the time.  Please dress appropriately.  Safety glasses and gloves are strongly encouraged.

Date:         Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location:  Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, May 28, 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:

Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C – Blended
Date:        Anytime before May 28, 2019 (myrc.redcross.ca SFA-C online training); Saturday, June 1, 2019 (Practical skill training and test / SFA-C written test day)
Who:        Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, Scouters, Volunteers
Time:       8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Cost:         $100
Note:        To register, 1. go to HERE to register.  2. eTransfer $100 to John Chin – Group Commissioner of 1st Markham MedVents at jchintor@gmail.com (auto-deposit no password is needed).  3. An access code will be provided to you to enroll in the e-Learning modules in redcross.ca.  4. Finish the online modules, print the completion certificate and bring it to the June 1 session.  For more info, see HERE.
Registration Deadline: May 28, 2019
Class Limit: 28
Contact:   Andy Li – contact.cubsmonday@7thmarkham.org

Grand River Rafting Camp
Date:         
June 21 – 23, 2019
Who:         White Tail Beavers, Cubs and Scouts (who can swim)
Time:        Drop off 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 21; Pick up 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 23
Location: 
Grand River Rafting, Campsite #4, 81 Pottruff Rd, Brantford, ON N3T 5L7
Registration Deadline: May 31, 2019
Note:          Cost: $65.  To register, see HERE.  If you need a carpool parent partner, fill your information HERE.  Participants must have achieved Outdoor Adventure Skills (Aquatic Skills) Level 2.

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.
WSJ2019 | WSJ2023

Toronto Zoo Sleepover
Date:         
September 28 – 29, 2019
Who:          Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers
Location:  Toronto Zoo
Note:          More details will follow
*Guided tours through select areas of the Zoo
*Fun camp-style activities and games
*Bedtime snacks
*Vouchers for breakfast in the next morning
*Admission to the Zoo on September 29 for all participants


Week of May 20 and 21, 2019

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning May 20, 2019:

Date:         Monday, May 20, 2019 
Who:         Cubs (Monday), Scouts, Venturers
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Note:         No Meeting – Victoria Day Monday

Date:         Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location:  Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: GPS co-coordinate – 43.867665, -79.311173
Note:        Tuesday Cubs will be biking (if weather permitting), starting from the parking lot behind the Unionville Arms 43.867665, -79.311173 and riding the woodland paths to Milne Dam Park.  Parents and family welcome.  Helmets are mandatory.


Group or Cross Section Events COMING UP:

Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C – Blended
Date:        Anytime before May 28, 2019 (myrc.redcross.ca SFA-C online training); Saturday, June 1, 2019 (Practical skill training and test / SFA-C written test day)
Who:        Scouts, Venturers, Rovers, Scouters, Volunteers
Time:       8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham
Cost:         $100
Note:        To register, 1. go to HERE to register.  2. eTransfer $100 to John Chin – Group Commissioner of 1st Markham MedVents at jchintor@gmail.com (auto-deposit no password is needed).  3. An access code will be provided to you to enroll in the e-Learning modules in redcross.ca.  4. Finish the online modules, print the completion certificate and bring it to the June 1 session.  For more info, see HERE.
Registration Deadline: May 28, 2019
Class Limit: 28
Contact:   Andy Li – contact.cubsmonday@7thmarkham.org

Grand River Rafting Camp
Date:         
June 21 – 23, 2019
Who:         White Tail Beavers, Cubs and Scouts (who can swim)
Time:        Drop off 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 21; Pick up 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 23
Location: 
Grand River Rafting, Campsite #4, 81 Pottruff Rd, Brantford, ON N3T 5L7
Registration Deadline: May 31, 2019
Note:          Cost: $65.  To register, see HERE.  If you need a carpool parent partner, fill your information HERE.

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.
WSJ2019 | WSJ2023

Toronto Zoo Sleepover
Date:         
September 28 – 29, 2019
Who:          Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers
Location:  Toronto Zoo
Note:          More details will follow
*Guided tours through select areas of the Zoo
*Fun camp-style activities and games
*Bedtime snacks
*Vouchers for breakfast in the next morning
*Admission to the Zoo on September 29 for all participants