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2018 – 2019 Scouting Year

Dates for this year’s Group Activities. Individual Sections will have their own activities as well.

All members (Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts, Scouts, Venturer Scouts and Rover Scouts) should try and make as many of these activities as you can.

 

Opening Campfire
Heather Park, 19th and Heather
at the Church if weather is inclement
September 22nd
7:00 pm
Apple Day October 13th and 14th, 2018
10/11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Remembrance Day ‘Eve’
Flag Planting @ Mountain View Cemetery
November 9th
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Remembrance Day

Various events per Section
November 11th, 2018
Morning
Baden-Powell Family Dinner February 23rd, 2019

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Baden-Powell Church Service February 24th, 2019

9:30 am to 11:00 am
Manure Sale April 6th, 2019
All Section Camp

Camp Byng
June 7th to June 9th

4:00 pm Friday to 4:00 pm Sunday

BP Weekend – 2018

The month of February historically is a busy month for Scouting and Guiding. This is the month we celebrate the birthdays of our founders, Lord and Lady Baden-Powell of Gilwell. Both born on February 22.

Annual Family Potluck Dinner – Saturday February 24

This will be a family potluck dinner. Each family brings a main course casserole to feed 6-8 people. Please label the contents/name of casserole and indicate if there are any nuts or allergens in your casserole. Also put your name on the casserole dish and serving spoon and pick them up after the dinner. We will sit down for dinner at 6:00 so you can arrive any time after 5:30. There will be entertainment by the boys after dinner. We will have to conduct the business part of the Annual Meeting during this dinner as per Scouts Canada rules.

To help us with numbers (so we know how many drinks, deserts, etc to get), please register at Google Docs

Sleepover – Saturday February 24 – After Dinner

We will be having a sleepover for Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts, Scouts, Venturer Scouts and Rover Scouts.

We will have Board games and a movie maybe a indoor campfire.

Baden-Powell Church Service – February 25

The church service starts at 10:00. Boys meet at 9:30. We encourage all Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts, Scouts, Venturer Scouts, Rover Scouts and leaders to attend this service in uniform as a thank you to the Church for the best meeting facility in the city.

Parents are encouraged to attend. Since the youth are at the church they can stay for the church service. Any members of the Girl Guides are also invited to attend in uniform.

Hope to see you all at the above events.

Opening Campfire – September 23rd

To kick off the new 2017-18 Scouting season a Group campfire  with songs, hot chocolate and cookies.

Saturday Sept  23  7:00 pm
Heather Park  19th and Heather street
(If there is inclement weather, we’ll move to the Church Hall)

A chance for parents, youth and leaders to meet and have some fun.
Bring camp/lawn chairs and hope to see you there.

2017-2018 Scouting Year

Preliminary dates for the upcoming Scouting year below…

The following sections meet:

  • Beaver Scouts Mondays at 6:30 pm
  • Cub Scouts Tuesdays at 6:30 pm
  • Scouts Thursdays at 7:00 pm
  • Venturer Scouts Thursdays at 7:00 pm
  • Rover Scouts 1st and 3rd Sundays at 7:00 pm

Group activities – 2017-18

Members from all sections (Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts, Scouts, Venturer Scouts and Rover Scouts) should make their best effort to attend these activities of the 46th Chown. Each section will have its own activities as well,

Opening Campfire September 16th
All welcome – more info to come
Apple Day October 14th and  15th, 2017
11:00 am to 4:00 pm
(1 or two shifts over the two days)
Remembrance Day Eve November 10th, 2017 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Flag Planting – Veterans Graves at Mountain View Cemetery
Remembrance Day November 11th, 2017
Morning – various events
Baden-Powell Family Dinner February 24th, 2018
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Baden Powell Church Service February 25th,  2018
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Manure Sale April 7th 2018
8:00 am to 1:00 pm
All-Section Camp (Camp Byng) June 8th to 10th, 2018
4:00 pm Friday to 4:00 pm Sunday

Manure Sale – April 1st, 2017

Annual 46th Chown Scout Group
Soil and Manure Sale
Saturday, April 1st, 2017

Support the 46th Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers and Rovers

 

Soil Amender / Potting Mix:
20 L bags of ‘Black Gold’ Organic Soil Amender

Veggie Manure Mix:
20 L bags of ‘Black Magic’ Organic Veggie Blend
50% 2-yr well-rotted manure and 50% soil amender to grow great veggies!

Ordering info coming soon………

2016-2017 Scouting Year

Welcome back to another year of Scouting in the 46th Chown Scout Group

This year, the following sections meet:

  • Beaver Scouts Mondays at 6:30 pm
  • Cub Scouts Tuesdays at 6:30 pm
  • Scouts Thursdays at 7:00 pm
  • Venturer Scouts Thursdays at 7:00 pm
  • Rover Scouts 1st and 3rd Sundays at 7:00 pm

Group activities – 2016-17

Members from all sections (Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts, Scouts, Venturer Scouts and Rover Scouts) should make their best effort to attend these activities of the 46th Chown. Each section will have its own activities as well,

Apple Day October 22nd and 23rd
11:00 am to 4:00 pm
(1 or two shifts over the two days)
Remembrance Day Eve November 10th 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Flag Planting – Veterans Graves at Mountain View Cemetary
Remembrance Day November 11th
Morning – various events
Baden-Powell Family Dinner February 25th, 2017
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Baden Powell Church Service Feb 26th,  2017
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Manure Sale Apr 1st, 2017
8:00 am to 1:00 pm
All-Section Camp (Camp Byng) June 9th to 11th, 2017
4:00 pm Friday to 4:00 pm Sunday

Scout Weekend – 2016

The month of February historically is a busy month for Scouting and Guiding. This is the month we celebrate the birthdays of our founders, Lord and Lady Baden-Powell of Gilwell. Both born on February 22.

Annual Family Potluck Dinner – Saturday February 20

This will be a family potluck dinner. Each family brings a main course casserole to feed 6-8 people. Please label the contents/name of casserole and indicate if there are any nuts or allergens in your casserole. Also put your name on the casserole dish and serving spoon and pick them up after the dinner. We will sit down for dinner at 6:00 so you can arrive any time after 5:30. There will be entertainment by the boys after dinner. We will have to conduct the business part of the Annual Meeting during this dinner as per Scouts Canada rules.

To help us with numbers (so we know how many drinks, deserts, etc to get), please register at  http://goo.gl/forms/yAr8DBNHbu

Sleepover – Saturday February 20 – After Dinner

As this is our 70th anniversary of the Scout group, we will be having a sleepover for Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers and Rovers.

We will have Board games and a movie maybe a indoor campfire.

Baden-Powell Church Service – February 21

The church service starts at 10:00. Boys meet at 9:30. We encourage all Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers, Rovers and leaders to attend this service in uniform as a thank you to the Church for the best meeting facility in the city.

Parents are encouraged to attend. Since the youth are at the church they can stay for the church service. Any members of the Girl Guides are also invited to attend in uniform.

Hope to see you all at the above events.