For official information about Scouting, go to the Scouts Canada site.
Whitby Scouting Awards & Year-end BBQ - June 25th
Itís time to select the recipients of the Whitby Area Awards. See the
award requirements. The Honours and Awards
Committee will review the nominations and select the deserving Scouters.
Invitations will go out to the recipients to be sure they come to the Area Honours & Awards BBQ on Thursday June 25, 2015.
HSR Haliburton Scout Reserve Compostite Camp July 4-11
White Pine Council (Scouts Canada) is hosting a fantastic week in the woods for Scouts aged 11-14. Our campsite on Lake
Kennabi is water access only and youth will be canoeing everyday! This a real outdoor experience, camping in tents, cooking our own
meals and then checking out the fantastic programs available. Sailing, kayaking, archery, rappelling, badge trading and more!
We will also compete in a camp wide regatta with lots of water based events. This is ideal for Scouts who want to camp in summer but
thier troop doesn't have anything planned.
5th Annual Camp Samac Fishing Derby July 11, 2015
Information on the 5th Fishing Derby organized by 11th Whitby Fire Venturers can be found at: link to details. No licence required on this special day!
Join In Jamboree Japan, Camp Samac Jul 31-Aug 3, 2015
In celebration of the 23rd World Scout Jamboree in Japan, a committe of volunteers are organizing a show camp based on the WOSM document
"Join In Jamboree" to celebrate scouting around the world and to experiment and learn more about the Japanese culture.
Bacon Moot, Camp Samac Aug 7-9, 2015
Area Commissioner on Leave
If you need the services of an Area Commissioner this summer, please contact either Michelle Mokedanz or Debby Corneal for guidance.
The two will be available to asssit with matters in the absence of Dianna Harrison who is taking some time off for family.
Wood Badge Part II Ė Colony, Pack, Troop, Company/Crew (White Pine Council)
October 2-4 (Locaton TBA) and November 13-15, 2015 Camp Samac (Oshawa)
Bring a Friend
Over the past year, many Councils have found that a great way to bring more youth to Scouting is to promote our Bring a Friend program.
Our own Scouting youth are our best ambassadors - itís a great opportunity for kids to engage their friends in hands-on Scouting activities.
For full details check out: Bring A Friend for more details.
Area Commissioner's Meetings Update Groups on What's Ahead
Next Area Meeting & Awards Presentation BBQ on Thursday Jun 25, 6:30 pm.
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."Group Locater" page for more information about times and locations available. Register online at www.myscouts.ca.
You may also contact Victor Woodburne, Membership volunteer: firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration fee for the Sep 2014-Aug 2015 year is $180.00 for youth participants. There is no charge for adult volunteers.
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