For official information about Scouting, go to the Scouts Canada site.
Wood Badge Part 1 Group Commissioner / Committee training
Sat. Sep 20, 2014, 8:30am - 5:00pm, 475 Salisbury St., Oshawa. Get your game on early by learning the expectations and realities of your position at the group level.
$35 includes course materials and breaks. (Bring your own lunch). Take away a great set of tools to manage and grow your group. Get an orientation
on and learn the benefits of using
the "Scouter Support Playbook"
All training materials have been updated to reflect the recent changes to Scouts Canadaís policies and procedures. This course follows the national
Course Training Standards.
Email email@example.com or phone Brian 905-922-5678 for more info. NEW You can now register online. Payment may be made via PayPal or credit card, or you may still pay by cheque.
Complete the online Registration form and if you don't pay online, you will need to bring a cheque payable to "Scouts Canada".
Join Scouting in Whitby Area
OPEN Registration - Thurs. Aug. 21, 6:00-8:00pm upstairs at the Real Canadian Superstore, 200 Taunton Rd W. (at Brock), Whitby. Scouting has programs for young people from 5 to 26 years old (both
male and female), and lots of fun for leaders, too. Check out
our "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:
Registration fee for the Sep 2014-Aug 2015 year
is $180.00 for youth participant. There is no charge for adult volunteers.
Area Commissioner's Meetings Update Groups on What's Ahead
Welcome to our new Area Commissioner Dianna Harrison. Dianna was most recently working with youth and volunteers at 11th Whitby. You can contact her
Next Deputy Area Commissioners & Group Commissioners meeting on Thursday September 25, 7:00 pm.
Cub Pack Pow Wow on the Go
Oct 3-5, 2014 Camp Samac, 275 Conlin Rd. E. Oshawa. Link to
Pow Wow Registration. Please read everything very carefully, as there are a
couple of changes. Please, make your commitments and send your numbers sooner rather than later so we can make our schedules and have a better idea of
how many to expect. We will be having a Scouter's meeting on Tuesday Sep 2nd at Superstore, upper mezzanine at 7:00 pm.
Scouter Greg, AAC Pack, Whitby Area
Standard First Aid & CPR C & AED (15 hours)
October 4-5, 2014 from 9:00am-4:30pm at Optimist Hall, 475 Salisbury Ave, Oshawa
Cost: $70 for certification and manual, uniform badge. Bring a pack lunch. Register: Link to
Red Cross Std First Aid CPR AED, Oct 4/5, 2014 If you don't pay online, print your confirmation and send with payment to:
Brian Wick, 711 Rossland Rd E Apt 1101, Whitby, ON L1N 8Z1
(Cheques payable to "Scouts Canada".) Question? Email firstname.lastname@example.orgRed Cross syllabus, taught by Downsview MedRovers
23rd World Scout Jamboree Kirara-hama, Japan, July 2015
Planning is now underway and if you will be between the ages of 14 to 17 during the event, it is time for you to sign up. Whitby Area has
often been represented by Scouts and Venturers from our groups. This Jamboree will be the same. So far Lindy Jay-tung from 2nd Brooklin has signed
up with her son Addison. Two Venturers from 1st Whitby may also register soon. Link to
Scouts Canada-Jamboree. If you want more information, contact Lindy
email@example.com who is trying to put together a contingent from the area.
No registrations will be accepted after November 1, 2014. Fee is $5995.00 (all inclusive)
FOCUS Youth Leadership Training offered at Camp Samac, Oshawa