For official information about Scouting, go to the Scouts Canada site.
Sail Sale for Scouting May 21st
Sail Oshawa (outdoor clothing and equipment store) is hosting its first Scout night on Wednesday May 20th, 2015! 6:00 Ė 9:00 PM, 665 Laval Dr. Oshawa.
All Scouters and Youth will be able to take advantage of Sailís Spring kick-off sale a day before it opens to the general public.
The sale is 20% off all regular price sleeping bags, backpacks, and tents. There will be extra staff on hand to teach youth about
the many different products they carry (details in attached flyer) and to answer any questions the youth can throw at them. The
evening will include a number of demos, including some opportunities for hands-on learning. There will also be a draw for a $50
Sail gift card and gym bag!
E-Waste Recycle, Bottle Drive and Used Clothing Event
Recycle your used & unwanted electronics, Refundable bottles (wine, liquor, beer bottles), and Used clothing Saturday May 23rd 2015, 9am - 5pm, Canadian Tire Parking Lot, 4100 Garden St (at Taunton Rd), Whitby Download the Flyer. This event benefits 1st Whitby Scouting.
Cuboree at Warsaw Caves, June 12-14, 2015
Set aside this date on your calendars: Friday June 12th to Sunday June 14, 2015. We are confirmed for Cuboree at Warsaw Caves, to include canoeing, cave hike, nature hike, a cool craft and more. First Camp meeting this Friday night at Superstore. Watch for an email for details. If you are able and interested in helping and being part of the camp team, please let me know ASAP. Scouter Greg Long, AAC Pack 905-666-9298
Whitby Scouting Awards, Nominations Open
Itís time to select the recipients of the Whitby Area Awards. Please read the
award requirements and summit your nominations by Tuesday June 2nd.
The Honours and Awards Committee will sit during that week, 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 12, 2014. Link to the Awards
outline. Submit your nominations to Terry Eldridge email@example.com
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.
Wood Badge Part II Ė Colony, Pack, Troop, Company/Crew, Service Team (White Pine Council)
October 2-4 and November 13-15, 2015 (previously May 22-24 and June 19-21, 2015)
2015 Kub Kar Race Result, Design Awards
Congratulations to the youth and Scouters who competed and won at this year's Kub Kar finals held Feb 28th. Thanks to Cogir Management and
the Whitby Mall for offering space during the month of February for all the races.
For full details check out: Kub Kar Results
for more details.
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 & Group Commissioners meeting on Thursday May 28, 7:00 pm.
Whitby 9th Scouts Recycle to Raise Funds
Did you get new electronics over the holidays and were unsure what to do with all the old unwanted and broken electronics? Whitby 9th Scouts know just what to do, and snapd stopped by last month at their second e-waste collection. The helpful two-day... Read More ...
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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