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Scouts Meeting Information – Monday, March 9, 2020

Scouts Meeting Information – Monday, March 9, 2020

Details for Next Meeting Monday, March 9

Details for this Activity/Event:

  • Purpose: STEM – Extension Cord Building
  • Time:  6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Location: Woodbridge Farms Elementary, 1127 Parker Dr, Sherwood Park, (map)

Be prepared to Plan/Do/Review:

Plan – Scouter Peter will demonstrate the procedures of constructing an extension cord DO – Scouts will build their own extension cords

Announcements for Upcoming Activities/Events:

  • Monday, March 16 –  TBD
  • Monday, March 23 –  Talent Show
  • Fri, Sat & Sun, March 27-29 – Youth Leadership Camp (YLT)
  • Monday, March 30 – Spring Break (No Meeting)
Scouts Meeting Information – TUESDAY, March 3, 2020

Scouts Meeting Information – TUESDAY, March 3, 2020

Details for Next Meeting TUESDAY, March 3

Details for this Activity/Event:

  • Purpose: Scout Trucks (Trial Races)
  • Date/ Time:  6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Location: Room L3, Basement, 2001 Sherwood Dr, Sherwood Park, AB (map)

Be prepared to Plan/Do/Review:
Do – Youth to assist in setting up the track to test drive their Scout Trucks and make final adjustments before Saturday’s rally event.

Announcements for Upcoming Activities/Events:

  • SATURDAY, March 7 – Beaver Hills Vehicle Rally Event
  • Monday, March 9 –  PLAN  Ice Fishing
  • SATURDAY, March 14 – Ice Fishing
  • Monday, March 16 – STEM (Wiring an Extension cord)
Scouts Meeting Information – Monday, February 24, 2020

Scouts Meeting Information – Monday, February 24, 2020

Details for Next Meeting Monday, February 24

Be prepared to Plan/Do/Review:

  • REVIEW – The Patrol’s will participate in a brief review of the Winter Season Cycle by referencing the relevant question with their patrol scouts.

Scouts’ Assessment:

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

 

  • PLAN – The Troop Leader with  co-ordinate the upcoming activities/event for the Spring Season Cycle

Announcements for Upcoming Activities/Events:

  • SUNDAY, March 1 – Scout Trucks (Wheels & Weight)
  • TUESDAY, March 3 – Scout Truck Test Drives  (NOTE* Reminder to bring $10 fee for the vehicle rally)
  • SATURDAY, March 7 – Beaver Hills Vehicle Rally Event
  • Monday, March 9 –  Troop Talent Show
Scouts – Meeting Information – WEDNESDAY, February 12, 2020

Scouts – Meeting Information – WEDNESDAY, February 12, 2020

Next Meeting is on: WEDNESDAY February 12, 2020

NOTE* Please read Scuba booklet, bring your $20 fee, and signed waiver form.  Thank you

DUE this meeting:

  • Vehicle Rally (Scout Semi Truck Race) Money DUE
  • Baden-Powell Dinner Tickets (DUE – Last Chance) can be purchased (please fill out form)

Details for this Activity/Event:

  • Activity/ Event:  Scuba Diving
  • Time:  7:030 PM to 10:30 PM
  • Drop off Location: Northwest Scuba Ventures, 6815 104 St NW, Edmonton, AB (map)
  • Pick up Location: Scona Pool, 10450 72 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 0Z6 (map)

Be prepared to Plan/Do/Review:

  • PLAN – Parents/Youth submit the required waiver form to participate in this activity.
  • Youth and Leaders will walk a short walk from Northwest Scuba Ventures to Scona Pool.
  • DO –  Troop to have a great time swimming below the surface to the water!

Announcements for Upcoming Activities/Events:

  • SAT Feb 15 – SUN Feb 16 – Oil Kings Sleepover
  • Monday, Feb 17 – Family Day (No Meeting)
  • Saturday, Feb 22 – Baden Powell Banquet
  • Monday, Feb 24 – Review Fall/ Plan Spring Season Cycles
Scouts Meeting Information – Monday, February 3, 2020

Scouts Meeting Information – Monday, February 3, 2020

Next Meeting is on: Monday February 3, 2020

Details for this Activity/Event:

  • Purpose: Night Snowshoeing
  • Time:  6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • LocationSherwood Park Natural AreaRange Road 231, Sherwood Park, AB (map)

Be prepared to Plan/Do/Review:

PLAN

  • Youth to bring pack, emergency kit, water bottle, headlamps and dress in layers for the weather

DO

  • Have the Troop do a 3km hike in snowshoes.

DUE this meeting:

  • Vehicle Rally (Scout Semi Truck Race) Money DUE
  • Baden-Powell Dinner Tickets can be purchased (fill out form)

Announcements for Upcoming Activities/Events:

  • WEDNESDAY Feb 12 – Scuba Diving (Fee – $20) please RSVP in ScoutsTracker or reply to Scouter Roland’s email (Jan. 31) *Baden-Powell Dinner Ticket purchases DUE (fill out form)*
  • SAT Feb 15 – SUN Feb. 16, 2020 – Oil Kings Scouts Night/Sleepover
  • Monday, February 17 – Family Day (No Meeting)
Scouts Meeting Information – WEDNESDAY January 29, 2020

Scouts Meeting Information – WEDNESDAY January 29, 2020

Please Note next Meeting is on: WEDNESDAY, January 29, 2020

-NOTE the change in date, time and location of this meeting.

Details for this Activity/Event:

  • Purpose:  MEC Winter Camping Skills
  • Time:  7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Location11904 104 ave, Edmonton, AB (map)

Be prepared to Plan/Do/Review:

  •  PLAN:
    • Penguins Patrol leader, Merrick, will plan a field trip to MEC pertaining to Winter Camping Skills.
    • Bring a small pack with pad and pencil and a filled water bottle
  • DO:
  • Early Registration Due ($10) for the Beaver Hills Rally on Saturday, March 7
Scouts Meeting Information – Monday, January 20, 2020

Scouts Meeting Information – Monday, January 20, 2020

Meeting Information for Monday, January 20, 2020

NOTE*  If you haven’t done so already, please remember to:

 

  • Jan 24 -26 The Amazing Race Camp, Click here to view camp package
  • SATURDAY, Feb. 1 – Scout Truck Building
  • SATURDAY Feb 15 – SUNDAY, Feb. 16, 2020 – 10th Annual Oil Kings Scouts Night/Sleepover
Scouts Meeting Information – Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Scouts Meeting Information – Wednesday, January 15, 2020

**CANCELLED DUE to Extreme Cold Temperatures***Next Meeting Information for WEDNESDAY, January 15, 2020

Be prepared to Plan/Do/Review:

 PLAN:

  • Penguins Patrol leader, Merrick, will plan a field trip to MEC pertaining to Winter Camping Skills.
  • Bring a small pack with pad and pencil and a filled water bottle

DO:

  • Please click here to print off waiver and submit to Scouter Roland prior to the activity.
  • OAS – Competencies within Winter Skills Stages 4 & 5

 

Announcements for Upcoming Activities/Events:

  • SATURDAY, Jan 18, DO; Patrol Sled Building (NOTE: the Date Change)
  • Monday, Jan 20 – PLAN for The Amazing Race Camp
  • Jan 24 -26 The Amazing Race Camp
  • SATURDAY, February 15-16, 2020 – 10th Annual Oil Kings Scouts Night/Sleepover
Scouts Meeting Info. – Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Scouts Meeting Info. – Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Reminder: Monday, January 6, 2020 – RSVP Due for Amazing Race Camp (See ScoutsTracker or email dated Dec. 10, from Scouter Roland)

***Next Meeting Information for TUESDAY, January 7, 2020

  • Activity/Event:  Rock Climbing
  • Time:  6:30 – 8:30 PM
  • Location:  Vertically Inclined Rock Gym, 8523 Argyll Rd NW, Edmonton, AB
  • *Note: Money and Attendance DUE for Oil Kings Game (see above or separate email (Jan 3) for more info.)
  • Be prepared to Plan/Do/Review:
  • PLAN – Wear comfortable clothing (e.g. sweat pants) and bring socks as Rock climbing shoes will be supplied
  • DO –   Complete the Online Waiver before the coming to the activity: https://waiver.smartwaiver.com/w/5d824de9c22f4/web/
  • OAS – Vertical Skills 4 & 5

 

Announcements for Upcoming Activities/Events:

  • SATURDAY, Jan 11 – Sled Building
  • WEDNESDAY, Jan 15 –  MEC Winter Camping Skills
  • Monday, Jan 20 – PLAN for The Amazing Race Camp
  • SATURDAY, February 15-16, 2020 – 10th Annual Oil Kings Scouts Night/Sleepover