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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 $220 + group levy (September 1, 2018 - Aug 31, 2019).

Pellet Shooting Competition, Camp Samac

Sat. Oct 27, 2018 - Pellet Shooting Competition, Camp Samac Scout Centre, 275 Conlin Rd East, Oshawa, 9am - 3pm. (link to registration form.). Event is open and participants will recieve a crest. $10.

Whitby Area Campfire Evening

Nov 1, 2018 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm at Camp Samac (Kitchie Lodge fire pit), 275 Conlin Road East Oshawa. Join us for a casual evening of friends and fellow scouts while we share in an early evening campfire at Camp Samac. Nothing to bring but your appropriate clothes for the evening. Marshmallows and hot chocolate will be available.

Fall Road, Trail and Ravine Clean Up

Sat. Nov 3, 2018 10:00 am Come and join the fun!
It's that time of year again, and we are ready to help keep Whitby clean.
Whitby cleanup events supported by Whitby Area Scouts have been ongoing since 1999.
All events start at 10:00am for approx. 1 hour
You are invited to bring your family to the area that is appropriate to your child/ children's age:
Please bring your own sturdy work gloves. Volunteers on site will have plastic bags and vinyl gloves provided by the Town of Whitby and the Region of Durham. Thank you for participating in our Community Outreach Project!
Contact April Cooper with questions: aprilcooper17@gmail.com.
Print the flyer with full details .

ZOO Moot Saga Episode 10: NEWT

November 2-4, 2018 - Camp Samac Scout Centre, 275 Conlin Rd East, Oshawa
Event Information and Registration Page Join in on this great opportunity for Venturers, Rovers, and Pathfinders to explore science in a fun way in White Pine Council. Lamb BBQ pot-luck Saturday night followed by a dance.

Rememberance Day 2018

Sun. Nov 11, 2018; 10:00 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 16-18, 2018 - 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.

Whitby Santa Claus Parade & Crest Order

Dec 1, 2018 - Participate with your section in the parade, and order crests by October 24th. More information on the Registration Page Crests are $2.30 each. More details will be sent to sections that register to participate.

FOCUS Youth Leadership Training offered at Camp Samac, Oshawa

Dec 7-9, 2018 - F.O.C.U.S. Youth Leadership weekend, Venturer Scouts and Rovers. Camp Samac, Oshawa. $65 includes course materials, meals and indoor accommodations.

Area Commissioner's Meetings Update Groups on What's Ahead

Next Forum is Thursday October 25, 7:00 pm, St Marks, 201 Centre St S
Next Forum is Thursday November 22, 7:00 pm, St Marks, 201 Centre St S
Whitby Area Volunteers Christmas Social, Thursday December 13, 7:00 pm, Tap & Tankard Pub, 224 Brock St South.

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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