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Events and Activities

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Youth Development Weekend – FLEX and FAST Training

Central Escarpment Council is hosting new UPDATED FLEX and FAST Training Courses for all Cub Scouts and Scouts! FLEX and FAST are for-youth, by-youth leadership development courses designed for Cub-aged youth (FLEX) and Scout-aged youth (FAST). Throughout the course, youth will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on and engaging activities that will help to build problem solving, teamwork, effective communication, and conflict resolution skills.

FLEX Training (Cub Scouts)

When: Saturday, March 17th, 2018 – 9:30am to 5:00pm
Where: Blue Springs Scout Reserve (14009 6th Line Nassagaweya, Acton Ontario) – pick-up and drop-off will be at the main parking lot (Blue Heron side)

Early Bird Registration Fee: $20 (if paid registration is received before January 26th)
Regular Registration Fee: $25

Click here for the FLEX registration package and complete details

FAST Training (Scouts)

When: Sunday, March 18th, 2018 – 8:30am to 4:00pm
Where: Blue Springs Scout Reserve (14009 6th Line Nassagaweya, Acton Ontario) – pick-up and drop-off will be at the main parking lot (Blue Heron side)

Early Bird Registration Fee: $20 (if paid registration is received before January 26th)
Regular Registration Fee: $25

Click here for the FAST registration package and complete details

Please note that if we are unable to achieve minimum registrations by January 26th, we will be unable to run the course.

We strongly encourage all participants to register early to secure a space in the course as well as to give organizers a good idea of whether there is enough interest.

Please note you are not fully registered in the course until we have received the registration fee, training application form, and completed 2017-2018 Registration Form with medical information for each person attending. You will receive an email confirming your place in the course once your paperwork has been processed.  Refunds are made only if notification of inability to attend is received at least four weeks prior to the opening date of the course (February 17th, 2018) or if the application cannot be accepted.  Make cheques payable to: SCOUTS CANADA – 2ND BRAMALEA.  No post-dated cheques. ALL REGISTRATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN FEBRUARY 17TH, 2018. Same-day registrations will NOT be accepted.

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Alexander Court (alex.court@scouts.ca).

24th World Scout Jamboree Early Registration Deadline

Once every four years the Scouting youth of the world come together and celebrate what it means to be a Scout! This once-in-a-lifetime experience brings the entire world to your fingertips, where all Scouts can freely and enthusiastically share their cultures with one another in the spirit of the Scout Law. Each and every Scout has but one opportunity to attend a World Jamboree as a Participant.

More than 40,000 Scouting participants from over 150 countries will gather together for WSJ 2019 – join them and represent Canada on the world stage!

The early registration rate ENDS December 15, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. Register now to save

CECuboree is Coming and We Need YOU!

Hello Scouters, Rovers, Venturers and Howlers,

The Central Escarpment Cuboree 2018 Team has been busy getting ready for our next big adventure. We are excited to bring you a Nintendo Themed camp, but we are seeking help. An event like this does not happen without great volunteers on both the planning team and on the event day. Our next planning meeting dates  with Agenda are listed below and we need your help!

Sunday December 10, 2017: 3-5pm 
Sunday January 28, 2018: 3-5pm

Location: Hillcrest United Church, Basement Area (8958 Trafalgar Rd, Georgetown) Continue reading

Indava 2018 Cub Camp – August 12-18, 2017

Hosted by Brant Area
Week long camp that happens once every three years.
A Cub only has one chance in a life time to attend this camp!!
Don’t miss that chance!

White Tail Beavers Transitioning into the Cub Program are now invited to attend as well !!

Place: Camp Impeesa, Drumbo, On

Theme: Pre- Historic Fun

Registration Packages: available on web-site

Cost: $350.00 per Youth, $175.00 per Leader

Includes: Camp Fees, In Camp Programs, Out- trips to Major Attractions,
Busing during, In-Camp Cuboree, All meals, Camp t-shirt, hat, camp crest
(plus a week of incredible memories!)

Out Trips: Ever marvelled at one of the 7 Wonders….??
Ever watch an elephant get a bath?
Ever see a ship’s elevator?
Ever wonder what it would be like to lay on a bed of nails?

JOIN US AT INDAVA FOR THESE AMAZING ADVENTURES
And so much more!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Crest: There will be a crest design contest.
The winner of the crest contest will receive Half Off their Camp fee………

See contest submission outline on the web-site and submit your entry.

Web Site: http://brantscouting.com/indava-2018/

Indava 2018 Registration Package is also included on the Web Site

Indava Registration Contact:
Kim Clarke-Dawdy
kclarke.dawdy@gmail.com
519-753-1138

CECuboree Planning Meeting

It may be fall, but we are already looking forward to June and CECuboree 2018!

Calling all Cub Scouters and Howlers. If you attended CECuboree last year and/or are interested in this year come on out to give input about what you want to see at CECuboree 2018.

We went through all the cub suggestions for a theme and the choice was clear……..”Nintendo” will be the theme for CECuboree 2018. Mario and the gang were the most requested, from Smash Bros. to Mario Cart.

Come on out for our Howlers Council meeting:
Blue Springs Scout Reserve
Saturday, Oct 28th
2-4pm.
Main Lodge Parking lot
14045 6th Line Nassagawaya
Milton, On

We will be helping out with the facility with a clean and hike as well as a great chance to review and brainstorm ideas to make CECuboree 2018 even better than last year.

Mark your calendars for CECuboree 2018, June 8-10.

 

Questions can be directed to contact@cecuboree.scouter.ca

Doctor Who camp

Location: Camp Manitou
Date: April 20th to the 22nd
Cost: $25/youth, $20/Scouter&OOS
Theme: Doctor Who
Registration: Online through www.npema.ca
Registration is open now
Questions: contact camps.npema@gmail.com

Snow Wars: Episode 2018 – Winter Camp – Feb 2nd thru 4th 2018 – Barber Scout Camp

CAMP REGISTRATION IS LIMITED TO 300 YOUTH AND LEADERS. Registration the past several years has either hit 300 or come very close. Register early!

Please register no later than January 12th, 2018 with your estimated attendance numbers to receive the camp package and schedule.

Please see the flyer by clicking -HERE- for more details.

 

Or visit us at https://www.facebook.com/WELLYnSAUGAcamporee for way more info!

Online registration available now by clicking -HERE- (you may, optionally, pay by PayPal or credit card).

6th Annual 2017 Scout Permit Weekend

Back by popular demand, Mississauga and Wellington Areas again present the Skills and Permits Camp. This year dates are November 3rd thru 5th at Camp Everton. Please read the flyer referenced below and register ASAP. We have seen 300+ participants attend previously.

Knife-Stove-Fire-Ax-SawOur team of Scouters have joined forces to help your Troop members earn all four permits; knife, stove & lantern, match & fire and axe & saw. For any new Scouters this is a great way for you to increase your knowledge of these skills. Sessions with small groups of people and multiple trainers will be run for each permit. Sessions on basic pioneering knots and lashings will also be offered.

More Trainers (and Offer of Service assistance) always welcome and needed! Any active, registered Resource Scouter, Venturer Scout and Rover Scout is Welcome!! Please email the camp registrar with the skill you would be happy to assist with TODAY!!!

Click -HERE- to print the flyer and paper registration form!

Click -HERE- to go to the online registration form (payment via PayPal/Credit card optional afterwards).

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