For official information about Scouting, go to the Scouts Canada site.
Join Scouting in Whitby Area
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 participants. There is no charge for adult volunteers.
Outdoor Skills Scoutcraft I & II
October 4/5, 2014: Scoutcraft 1 Day and Outing Activities Skills (Saturday 9am-4:30pm)
Scoutcraft II Outdoors Overnight & Long Term Activity Skills (Sunday 9am-4:30pm)
Scouting is an outdoors program so to aid Volunteers in preparing outdoors program for the youth, we will hold two workshops to
help build Leader's skills and comfort level. Held at Camp Samac Oshawa, these workshops will cover planning, safety, menus,
cooking outdoors, first aid, camping skills, camp set-up, and information about places to go. $30 per participant for one course
(one day) or $60 per participant for both courses (two days). Indoor accommodations in cabin #3 is also available for
a shared cost of $30.
Link to Scoutcraft Outdoor Skills Workshops for full details. Register online:
Outdoor Skills Workshop Oct 4/5, 2014
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 email@example.comRed Cross syllabus, taught by Downsview MedRovers
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 October 23, 7:00 pm.
FOCUS Youth Leadership Training offered at Camp Samac, Oshawa