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Join Scouting in Whitby Area link to www.myscouts.ca to sign up

Scouting has programs for young people from 5 to 26 years old (both male and female), and lots of fun for Adult Volunteers too. Register online at www.myscouts.ca.
You may also contact Roger Ledressay, membership volunteer: membership@whitbyscouts.org. Registration fee is $230 + group levy (Sep 1, 2019 - Aug 31, 2020).

Remembrance Day at Whitby Cenotaph

Scouts will be marching in the Whitby Remembrance Day parade Monday, Nov 11. All participants are to be in full uniform and will gather on the east sidewalk of Byron Street South between Colborne and Dunlop by 10:00 am. Will need time to organize everyone before the parade is called to, “Fall In” at 10:15 am. If you are planning on showing up and want more info.
The Legion has invited us to join in the parade to the cenotaph. This requires some pre-assembly training to ensure the children are orderly, to respect the sombre mood of the event. Download the PDF detailing the assembly instructions. All are welcome to join in the ceremony at the cenotaph.

Section Specific Training Workshop

November 15-17, 2019 - Camp Samac Scout Centre, 275 Conlin Rd East, Oshawa
Training Information and Registration Page Enrich your understanding of the Scouting Program by attending section specific workshop throughout the weekend. Spend time with other new leaders build relationships, share ideas and challenge each other to find new and exciting program ideas. Our objective is to ensure you are comfortable working with your section's youth, and you will go away with a bag of program ideas, resources and energy to take on the weekly program to the best of your ability.

YLT Youth Leadership Training for Venturers & Scouts

Dec 7-9, 2018 - YLT Youth Leadership Training weekend, Venturer Scouts. Camp Samac, Oshawa. $60 includes course materials, meals and indoor accommodations. (Previously FOCUS and FLEX)

Range Line Safety Officer training courses

The Camp Samac Range Committee is offering Range Line Safety Officer (RLSO) training courses on the dates listed below. It is highly recommended that each group who regularly attends the range should send at least 1 registered Scouter in good standing. There is no cost for this course.
Training Sessions will only be offered on Sunday Dec 15th and Saturday Jan 11th.
Exam Only: If you have been active and volunteering for other groups, you may write the exam at the beginning of each training session. Assuming you pass, you not need to stay for the training.
If you have questions about the course, please contact Ute Sack at usack7@gmail.com
Register online: Range Line Safety Officer Course

Whitby Scouter's Forum - Update Groups on What's Ahead

Thursday Nov 28, 7:00 pm, Scouters Round Table, St Marks, 201 Centre St S
Thursday Dec 12, 7:00 pm, Xmas Social gathering, Tap & Tankard, 224 Brock St S

Scouting's Honours & Awards for Volunteers

link to scouts.ca thanks

Wouldn't it be nice to be recognized for your volunteer years, special efforts and hard sweat? We have a co-ordinator to help you with just that. Scouts Canada has a wide range of awards and pins to show thanks to its volunteers but it needs you to initiate the process. You can suggest a name, write out what you know about the Scouting efforts of the individual, then submit it to the committee for consideration. For more information about awards, contact Terry Eldridge.

White Pine Council Administration Forms Web page

Avoid using outdated forms for your Scouting administration. Go to White Pine Council Admin Forms for the most up to date resources available.

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