Week of January 15 and 16, 2018

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

Date:         Monday, January 15, 2018
Who:         Cubs (Monday), Scouts and Venturers
Time:         7:00 – 8:30 PM

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

Date:         Tuesday, January 16, 2018 
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha School, 230 Fincham Ave., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, January 19-20, 2018
Who:         Beavers, Cubs and Scouts
Time:        8:00 PM – 8:00 AM
Location: Ripley’s Aquarium
Note:        To participate in this sleepover event, the youth must have registered with Scouter Bryant last December

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Week of January 8 and 9, 2018

Happy New Year!

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning January 8:

Date:          Monday, January 8, 2018 
Who:          Cubs (Monday), Scouts and Venturers [Updated]
Time:         7:00 – 8:30 PM

Location: Skating Rink, Markham Civic Centre, 101 Town Centre Blvd.
Note:         Please bring your own skates and helmet. Dress warm for the weather. Parents and siblings are welcome to skate with the youths and Scouters.

Date:         Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: School field of ET Crowle Public School, 151 Larkin Ave., Markham
Note:        Please bring your own toboggan/sled and helmet. Dress warm for the weather.

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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 11 and 12, 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 

1) 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.

2) 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

3) The Annual Family Christmas party is scheduled for December 19 at the Rouge Valley Mennonite Churh. More information will be posted next week.

Below is the schedule of activities for the week beginning December 11:

Date:         Monday, December 11, 2017 
Who:         Cubs (Monday)
Time:         7:00 – 8:30 PM

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

Date:         Monday, December 11, 2017 
Who:         Scouts
Time:         7:00 – 8:20 PM
Location:  Seaton Trail, Highway 7 entrance just east of Reesor Rd.
Note:          The Scouts will be outdoors hiking so dress properly for the weather. Bring flashlight.

Date:         Monday, December 11, 2017 
Who:         Venturers
Time:         7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location:  Pacific Mall, near the main stage

Date:         Tuesday, December 12, 2017 
Who:         Beavers
Time:        7:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd., Markham

Date:         Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Who:         Cubs (Tuesday)
Time:        7:00 – 8:30 PM
Location: Kateri Tekakwitha School, 230 Fincham Ave., Markham

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