203 Sherwood Park Scouts

203 Sherwood Park Scouts

News, information and events for the 203 Sherwood Park Scout Group. We have space available in our Beaver Colony (boys and girls ages 5-7), Cub Pack (boys and girls ages 8-10),  Scout Troop (boys and girls ages 11-14), and our Venturer Company (boys and girls ages 14-17). Join us in our adventures on the Canadian Path! Register online on the Scouts Canada website, or contact us:
info@203sherwoodparkscouts.ca.

Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, and Venturers have a lot of fun discovering new things and experiences they wouldn't have elsewhere. Along the way they develop into capable, confident and well-rounded individuals, better prepared for success in the world. Scouting offers a world where youth can discover the best in themselves and the best in others, and offers adventures that they will remember for a lifetime!

Beavers Meeting Info. – Monday, December 9, 2019

Beavers Meeting Info. – Monday, December 9, 2019

Monday, December 9 – 6:15-7:30 p.m. – Caroling and visiting with the seniors at Capital Care Seniors Center, 12 Brower Dr (Brick Building), Sherwood Park, AB T8H 1V3.

  • Beavers are asked to bring a donation of a non-perishable food item for the food bank.
  • Beavers please also bring a water bottle and indoor shoes

Monday, December 16 – 6:15-7:30 p.m. – Christmas wrap up meeting at Mill’s Haven School, Weather permitting, this will be an outdoor meeting and families are welcome to join for hot chocolate, snow activities, and fun!

Cubs Meeting Info. – Monday, December 9, 2019

Cubs Meeting Info. – Monday, December 9, 2019

**Cubs Please Remember: Water bottle and indoor shoes are required to all meetings**

Monday, December 9 –  Card Making, practice carols and Snowball fight (Sock ball) 6:30-8:00 at New Horizons Charter School (1000 Strathcona Dr).*Dues this week can either be the normal dollar or food bank donation.

Monday, December 16 – Clover Bar Lodge  at 100 Fir Street 6:30-8:00
-We will deliver the cards made last week, as well as sing a few carols and visit with the seniors. -No Dues Dec 16

Monday, December 23 AND Monday, December 30 – NO MEETINGS
**MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR!**

January 6 – First meeting after Christmas Break-TBD

2020 Upcoming Camps

  • Winter Camp – January 24-26, 2020
  • Spring Camp – TBD
  • Cub-o-ree – June 5-7, 2020
Scouts Meeting Info. – Monday, December 9, 2019

Scouts Meeting Info. – Monday, December 9, 2019

Meeting Information for Monday, December 9, 2019

Be prepared to Plan/Do/Review:

  • Patrols will begin the design stages of their sleds for the upcoming  Amazing Race Winter Camp in January (See the following link https://sites.google.com/view/nlcamazingrace/sled-details  for  sled details and guidelines)
  • Patrol Leader, Nathaniel, to demonstrate the Morse Code activity.
  • Patrols will practice the pioneer project “Hand Washing Station”

Announcements for Upcoming Activities/Events:

  • Monday, Dec 16  – Floor Hockey
  • Monday, Jan 6   –  Vertical Climbing
Beavers Meeting Info. – Monday, December 2, 2019

Beavers Meeting Info. – Monday, December 2, 2019

Monday, December 2 – Regular meeting 6:15-7:30 p.m. at Mill’s Haven Elementary School. **Please check your email for the separate email sent with links to youtube videos of the carols we will be singing to the seniors. This will help the Beavers practice the songs for next week.

SUNDAY, December 8 – 203 All Sections Christmas Carnival

The annual 203 Christmas party is a great opportunity to get together and share in some Christmas sprirt. This year the event will once again be held at the Whitecroft Community League, 52313 Range Rd 232, Sherwood Park, AB T8B 1B7 and will include Crafts, Skits, Songs, and Skating.

*Parents and Siblings please join us to gather, eat, and enjoy some skits and singing put on by the Youth.
**If you have Skates and a Helmet bring them along with some warm clothes so you can skate on the outdoor rink.

**This is a Potluck event. Pizza will be provided by the group. Youth are asked to bring something to share for 4-6 people:

  • Beavers bring appetizers
  • Cubs bring dessert
  • Scouts bring Veggies/Drinks

Monday, December 9 – 6:15-7:30 p.m. – Caroling and visiting with the seniors at Capital Care Seniors Center, 12 Brower Dr (Brick Building), Sherwood Park, AB T8H 1V3. Beavers are asked to bring a donation of a non-perishable food item for the food bank.

Monday, December 16 – 6:15-7:30 p.m. – Christmas wrap up meeting at Mill’s Haven School, Weather permitting, this will be an outdoor meeting and families are welcome to join for hot chocolate, snow activities, and fun!

Cubs Meeting Info. – Monday, December 2, 2019

Cubs Meeting Info. – Monday, December 2, 2019

Monday, December 2 – Sugar Cookie Baking 6:30-8:00 p.m.
We will be using the kitchen in New Horizons to create some amazing sugar cookies.  Please send a container or baggie so your youth can take home their creation(s).  If you have a favorite cookie decorating supply please bring it along.  Icing will be supplied. **Attendance for Christmas Gathering required so we can plan pizza**

SUNDAY, December 8 – 203 All Sections Christmas Carnival

The annual 203 Christmas party is a great opportunity to get together and share in some Christmas sprirt. This year the event will once again be held at the Whitecroft Community League, 52313 Range Rd 232, Sherwood Park, AB T8B 1B7 and will include Crafts, Skits, Songs, and Skating.

*Parents and Siblings please join us to gather, eat, and enjoy some skits and singing put on by the Youth.
**If you have Skates and a Helmet bring them along with some warm clothes so you can skate on the outdoor rink.

**This is a Potluck event. Pizza will be provided by the group. Youth are asked to bring something to share for 4-6 people:

  • Beavers bring appetizers
  • Cubs bring dessert
  • Scouts bring Veggies/Drinks

Monday, December 9 – Card Making, practice carols and Snowball fight (Sock ball) 6:30-8:00

Monday, December 16 – Clover Bar Lodge  @ 100 Fir Street 6:30-8:00
-We will deliver the cards made last week, as well as sing a few carols and visit with the seniors.

Monday, December 23 AND Monday, December 30 – NO MEETINGS
**MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR!**

January 6 – First meeting after Christmas Break-TBD

2020 Upcoming Camps

  • Winter Camp – January 24-26, 2020
  • Spring Camp – TBD
  • Cub-o-ree – June 5-7, 2020
Scouts Meeting Info. – Monday, December 2, 2019

Scouts Meeting Info. – Monday, December 2, 2019

Monday, December 2, 2019

  • Purpose:  Swimming Night
  • Time: 6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • Location: Millennium Place, 2000 Premier Way, Sherwood Park, AB

Assignments to Plan/Do/Review:

  • Relax and have some fun swimming

**Attendance for Christmas Gathering required so we can plan pizza**

Announcements of Upcoming Activity/ Event

  • Saturday, Dec 7  – Curling with Max  (Optional) *RSVP by Wed. Dec. 4 – Please check email (Nov 28) from Scouter Roland or sign into ScoutsTracker to RSVP
  • Sunday, Dec 8   –  All Sections Xmas Party *See details above
  • Monday, Dec 9 –  Sleigh Design Night
Beavers Meeting Info. – Monday, November 25, 2019

Beavers Meeting Info. – Monday, November 25, 2019

Monday, November 25 – 6:15-7:30 p.m. Rock Climbing at the Scouts Adventure Centre;
14205 – 109 Ave Edmonton.
*Beavers are asked to bring indoor shoes and clothes that can get a little messy during the craft.
**Please check your email for the separate email sent with links to youtube videos of the carols we will be singing to the seniors. This will help the Beavers practice the songs.

Monday, December 2 – Regular meeting 6:15-7:30 p.m. at Mill’s Haven Elementary School.

Monday, December 9 – 6:15-7:30 p.m. – Caroling and visiting with the seniors at Capital Care Seniors Center, 12 Brower Dr (Brick Building), Sherwood Park, AB T8H 1V3. Beavers are asked to bring a donation of a non-perishable food item for the food bank.

Monday, December 16 – 6:15-7:30 p.m. – Christmas wrap up meeting at Mill’s Haven School, Weather permitting, this will be an outdoor meeting and families are welcome to join for hot chocolate, snow activities, and fun!

Cubs Meeting Info. – Monday, November 25, 2019

Cubs Meeting Info. – Monday, November 25, 2019

Monday, November 25 – Review Fall Season/Plan Winter camp/OAS Review 6:30-8:00 p.m.
-Fall Review, plan winter activities
-Winter camp brainstorming session
-OAS review

Monday, December 2 – Sugar Cookie Baking 6:30-8:00 p.m.
We will be using the kitchen in New Horizons to create some amazing sugar cookies.  Please send a container or baggie so your youth can take home their creation(s).  If you have a favorite cookie decorating supply please bring it along.  Icing will be supplied. **Attendance for Christmas Gathering required so we can plan pizza**

SUNDAY, December 8 – 203 All Sections Christmas Carnival

The annual 203 Christmas party is a great opportunity to get together and share in some Christmas sprirt. This year the event will once again be held at the Whitecroft Community League and will include Crafts, Skits, Songs, and Skating.

*Parents please join us to gather, eat, and enjoy some skits and singing put on by the Youth.
**If you have Skates and a Helmet bring them along with some warm clothes so you can skate on the outdoor rink.

**This is a Potluck event. Pizza will be provided by the group. Youth are asked to bring something to share for 4-6 people:

  • Beavers bring appetizers
  • Cubs bring dessert
  • Scouts bring Veggies/Drinks

Monday, December 9 – Card Making, practice carols and Snowball fight (Sock ball) 6:30-8:00

Monday, December 16 – Clover Bar Lodge  @ 100 Fir Street 6:30-8:00
-We will deliver the cards made last week, as well as sing a few carols and visit with the seniors.

Monday, December 23 AND
Monday, December 30 – NO MEETINGS

**MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR!**

January 6 – First meeting after Christmas Break-TBD

2020 Upcoming Camps

  • Winter Camp – January 24-26, 2020
  • Spring Camp – TBD
  • Cub-o-ree – June 5-7, 2020
Scouts Meeting Info. – Monday, November 25, 2019

Scouts Meeting Info. – Monday, November 25, 2019

Monday, November 25, 2019

Listed are the Topics for us to Plan/Do/Review:

  • Review Fall Season Cycle – Patrol Leaders to discuss Assessment questions with their patrols
  • Plan Winter Season Cycle – Patrol Leaders to record feedback from their Scouts for planning the Winter Season Cycle.

Scouts Review/ Assessment Questions:

  • Has our Troop spent enough nights camping?
  • Did we go outdoors enough?
  • What is something that I would like to accomplish before Scouts is over?
  • What was my favourite experience in Scouts this cycle or year?
  • Is our Patrol working well as a team?
  • Did we do what we planned?
  • What activities did we do as a Patrol?
  • What are some fun things we could do with other Sections?
  • How have I developed in the SPICES?
  • Did we use the Canadian Trails Map regularly and try different types of new experiences?
  • How am I contributing to the Troop?
  • What leadership abilities am I developing this year?
  • Does our Troop Leadership Team meet regularly and make decisions for the Troop?
  • What three things have I done that were new from last year?
  • Do I plan to return to Scouts next year?
  • Do Trailblazers plan to join Venturers?

Announcements

  • Monday, December 2 – Activity TBD
  • Wednesday, December 4, Troop Leadership Meeting
  • Sunday, December 8 – All Section Christmas Party
Beavers Meeting Info. – Monday, November 18, 2019

Beavers Meeting Info. – Monday, November 18, 2019

Monday, November 18 –  Regular 6:15-7:30 p.m. meeting at Mill’s Haven Elementary School. Beavers will do games, crafts, and activities including learning Christmas carols for the December 9, meeting at Capital Care Seniors Center.
*Purdy’s Chocolate Cash orders are Due. (Online orders need to be paid for by Nov 23).
**Please watch for a separate email with songs we will be practicing and learning for our visit with the seniors

Monday, November 25 – Rock Climbing 6:15-7:30 p.m. at the Scouts Adventure Centre; 14205 – 109 Ave Edmonton.

Monday, December 2 – Regular meeting 6:15-7:30 p.m. at Mill’s Haven Elementary School.

Monday, December 9 – Caroling at the Capital Care Seniors Center, 12 Brower Dr (Brick Building), Sherwood Park, AB T8H 1V3. 6:15-7:30 p.m. Beavers are asked to bring a donation of a non-perishable food item for the food bank.

Monday, December 16 – Christmas wrap up meeting at Mill’s Haven School, 6:15-7:30 p.m. Weather permitting, this will be an outdoor meeting and families are welcome to join for hot chocolate, snow activities, and fun!