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Join Scouting in Whitby Area link to www.myscouts.ca 
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Scouting has programs for young people from 5 to 26 years old (both male and female), and lots of fun for Adult Volunteers 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: membership@whitbyscouts.org. Registration fee for the Sep 2015-Aug 2016 year is $190.00 for youth participants. There is no charge for adult volunteers.

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.
Register Online: Join In Jamboree Jul 31-Aug 3, 2015

Bacon Moot, Camp Samac Aug 7-9, 2015

Information on the first Bacon Moot can be found online at: baconmoot.webs.com Registration is now open. Bacon Moot Registation Form.

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.
Michelle can be reached at 905-720-1680 | michmoke2009@yahoo.ca.
Debby can be reached at 905-985-7687 | debby.whitbyarea@gmail.com.

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

Next Area Commissioners Forum on Thursday Sep 3, 7:00 pm.

Wood Badge Part II Colony, Pack, Troop, Company/Crew (White Pine Council)

October 2-4 (Locaton TBA) and November 13-15, 2015 Camp Samac (Oshawa)
This training offers you a chance to further increase your knowledge and confidence in the section you are working. As well as developing a detailed plan for your section, you will obtain a wealth of tools and "trick of the trade" to take back and make your section meeting a joy to run. There will be comprehensive outdoor skill training. You will connect with dozens of Scouters just like you who will have lots to share and you will make a few friends for life. Once the Wood Badge is completed you will be invited to join a local Gilwell Club and an invitation to attend the annual Gilwellian leaders only camp in the second weekend of September every year. Contact: Kelly Gilbert kcmgilbert@gmail.com for more information.
Oct 2-4 First full weekend at Langley Park Scout Reserve Peterborough.
Nov 13-15 Second full weekend at Camp Samac Oshawa.
Register Online: Woodbadge 2 - All Sections. Email: scouterdebbiehobbs@gmail.com 905-396-0660.

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 - its 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.
Register for the remainder of the Scouting year for only $99 for youth participants. Check out Join Scouts for a program near you.

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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