Scout Troop

Scout Troop

Our Scout Troop meets on Mondays at Woodbridge Farms Elementary School (1127 Parker Drive) from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. from September through May.

Please contact our Scout Leaders for more information: scouts@203sherwoodparkscouts.ca


Scouts – No Meeting – Monday, October 14, 2019 – Thanksgiving

Scouts – No Meeting – Monday, October 14, 2019 – Thanksgiving

Monday, Oct 14 – Thanksgiving Day (No meeting)

Tuesday, Oct 15 – Deadline to RSVP for JOTI event (see Sept 26 email from Scouter Roland to RSVP and more information)

Saturday, October 19, 2019 – Please come join your Troop in the 2nd Annual 203 JOTI Event!

The details are as follows:

  • Purpose:  2nd Annual JOTI Event
  • Date/ Time:  Saturday, October 19, 2019  starting @ 10:00 am till 3:00 pm
  • Location: Strathcona County Community Hall, Rm L3, Basement, 401 Festival Ln, Sherwood Park, AB
  • Fee: Please bring a perishable food item for the Strathcona Food Bank

 NOTES** Lunch will be provided.

Monday, October 21, 2019 – POPCORN MONEY AND ORDERS DUE
-RSVP Due for the Halloween Bash

Meeting Plans:

  • Purpose:  All Sections Fall Jamboree (Plan)
  • Date/ Time:  Monday, October 21, 2019 @ 6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • LocationWoodbridge Farms Elementary, 1127 Parker Dr, Sherwood Park, AB

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

  • Activities- Plan (Patrols)
  • Food Menu – Plan
  • Preview Camp Agenda – Do (Scouter Roland)
Scouting Meeting Info. – Monday, October 7, 2019

Scouting Meeting Info. – Monday, October 7, 2019

Here’s a reminder of the upcoming meeting:

  • Purpose:  Investiture Ceremony
  • Date/ Time:  Monday, October 7, 2019 @ 6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • Location: Woodbridge Farms Elementary, 1127 Parker Dr, Sherwood Park, AB

NOTE*  Parents are welcome to stay for this ceremony!

Topics for us to Plan/Do/Review:

  • Investiture- Do ( Troop Leader, Addison, to Host Ceremony with Patrol Leader support)
  • Code of Conduct- Do (Patrol Leader, Aidan, to present Code of Conduct for Signature)
  • JOTI Event- Plan (Patrol Leader, Merrick, to provide event details to the Troop)
  • All Sections Halloween Bash Jamboree – Plan (Scouter Roland to provide details to the Troop)

Announcements

  • Monday, Oct 14 – Thanksgiving Day (No meeting)
  • Saturday, Oct 19– JOTI Event (more info. below)

Saturday, October 19, 2019 – Please come join your Troop in the 2nd Annual 203 JOTI Event!
***Please see Scouter Roland’s email sent on September 26, for more info and to RSVP please RSVP by Tuesday, October 15 ***

The details are as follows:

  • Purpose:  2nd Annual JOTI Event
  • Date/ Time:  Saturday, October 19, 2019  starting @ 10:00 am till 3:00 pm
  • Location: Strathcona County Community Hall, Rm L3, Basement, 401 Festival Ln, Sherwood Park, AB
  • Fee: Please bring a perishable food item for the Strathcona Food Bank

 NOTES** Lunch will be provided.

Youth are to Be Prepared with the following essential items:

  • Tablet or Laptop device
  • Day pack with full water bottle
  • Paper pad and pencil
Scouts Meeting Info. – Monday, September 30, 2019

Scouts Meeting Info. – Monday, September 30, 2019

Here’s a reminder of the upcoming meeting:

  • Purpose:  Bike/Hike Night
  • Date/ Time:  Monday, September 30, 2019 @ 6:00 – 7:30 PM
  • Location: Waskahegan Staging Area, Cooking Lake Blackfoot Provincial Park
  • Please dress appropriately for the weather
  • PLEASE RSVP today if you have not already done so – please check email sent by Scouter Roland on September 25, to respond. This allow’s the Scouter’s to know if we have the required supervision for the event

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

  • Biking-
    • Plan (Go over trail riding etiquette and bring a CSA approved helmet)
  • Hiking –
    • Plan (Bring your compasses to practice orienteering that you learned at your Fall camp; maps will be provided)

Announcements

  • Monday, Oct 7 –    Investiture/ Plan JOTI Event & All Sections Fall Halloween Carnival
  • Monday, Oct 14 – Thanksgiving Day (No meeting)

Saturday, October 19, 2019 – Please come join your Troop in the 2nd Annual 203 JOTI Event!

The details are as follows:
*(Please respond to Scouter Roland’s email to and let them know if you can join in the fun)

  • Purpose:  2nd Annual JOTI Event
  • Date/ Time:  Saturday, October 19, 2019  starting @ 10:00 am till 3:00 pm
  • Location: Strathcona County Community Hall, Rm L3, Basement, 401 Festival Ln, Sherwood Park, AB
  • Fee: Please bring a perishable food item for the Strathcona Food Bank

 NOTES** Lunch will be provided.
***Please see Scouter Roland’s email sent on September 26, for more info and to RSVP.

Youth are to Be Prepared with the following essential items:

  • Tablet or Laptop device
  • Day pack with full water bottle
  • Paper pad and pencil
Scouts – Meeting Info. – Monday, September 23, 2019

Scouts – Meeting Info. – Monday, September 23, 2019

Scouts Next meeting:

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

  • Popcorn Presentation- Do ( Scouter David & Scouter Roland)
  • PJ Slide Presentation – Do (Scout: Max and the Troop)
  • Parents you are welcome and encouraged to attend
  • There will be popcorn for you to enjoy and water to refill your water bottles

Announcements

  • Monday, Sept 30 –  Hike/Bike Night
  • Monday, Oct 7 –      Investiture/ Plan; JOTI Camp & All Sections Fall Festival
Scouts – Meeting Info. – Monday, September 16, 2019

Scouts – Meeting Info. – Monday, September 16, 2019

Monday, Sept 16 – Plan for Fall Camp (Centennial Park)

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

  • Hammock Demo – Do (Scouter Keith)
  • Food Menu – Plan (Patrols)
  • Backpack Packing – Review (Scouts: Addison, Kole & Elliott)
  • Preview Camp Agenda- Plan (Scouter Roland)

September 17 – Deadline to Submit a Scout name to be the 203 Troop Leader to Scouter Roland

Submitting a Scout’s name:

  1. A Scout may select himself; or,
  2. Any Scout can select a fellow Scout (*NOTE* If a person puts forth a Scout’s name then that Scout must accept the selection before he/ she can be placed on the voting ballot.)

This person should be an experienced and accomplished Scout, but not necessarily the oldest Scout.  Ideally, a Troop Leader will have already spent time on the Troop Leadership Team and served as a Patrol Leader or Assistant Patrol Leader.

*If you have any questions please contact Scouter Roland or refer to email he sent out on September 10 .

Fri-Sun, Sept 20-22 – Fall Camp  (Strathcona Wilderness Center)
Monday, Sept 23 – Popcorn Kick off (New Horizons School)
Monday, Sept 30 – Investiture/ Program Planning (New Horizons School)

September 9 – 1st Scout Meeting (Welcome)

September 9 – 1st Scout Meeting (Welcome)

Scouts will be meeting from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Woodbridge Farms, 1127 Parker Dr. *Note* new location this year

Welcome to the 2019/2020 Scout year where you will blaze new trails with the Canadian Trails map as we plan your adventures which may include, mountain biking, camping, rock climbing and working together to give back to our community.  Here are the key areas of Plan/Do/Review for Monday, September 9th’s Meeting:

  • Opening Ceremony
  • Scout Troop Introductions (Scouts & Scouters)
  • Administration (Email exchanges & Scoutstracker updates)
  • Patrols
  • Insignia (Uniform Sizing, Badge Ordering & Neckers)
  • Announcements

Monday, Sept 16 – Plan for Fall Camp (Centennial Park)
Fri-Sun, Sept 20-22 – Fall Camp  (Strathcona Wilderness Center)
Monday, Sept 23 – Popcorn Kick off (New Horizons School)
Monday, Sept 30 – Investiture/ Program Planning (New Horizons School)

Welcome – 1st Meetings – Monday, September 9, 2019

Welcome – 1st Meetings – Monday, September 9, 2019

Hi Everyone,

We hope you all had a wonderful, fun, restful, and safe summer break!
We are looking forward to the start of another fun year with all of you!

*First Meetings are on Monday, September 9, 2019*

Beavers – 6:15 p.m. till 7:30 p.m.
at Mills Haven Elementary School,73 Main Blvd

Cubs – 6:30 p.m till 8:00 p.m.
at New Horizons Charter School, 1000 Strathcona Dr

Scouts – 6:30 p.m. – till 8:00 p.m.
at Woodbridge Farms Elementary School, 1127 Parker Dr
*Please note the new location for Scouts

Scouts – Update – Monday, June 17, 2019

Scouts – Update – Monday, June 17, 2019

Weekly Meetings are done for the year.

Thank you for a great year Scout Families. Hope to see you next year!

Have a safe and wonderful break this summer!

Scouts – 203 Jamboree – Saturday June 15

Scouts – 203 Jamboree – Saturday June 15

Upcoming Camps/Events
June 15 – 203 Jamboree – Canoeing & Year Wind up @ Islet Lake
Linking event with all sections, With various fun activities to end our scouting year.
*Please check your emails and/or ScoutsTracker to RSVP and for more information

Scouts Meeting Info. – Monday, June 3, 2019

Scouts Meeting Info. – Monday, June 3, 2019

Monday, June 3 – The Scouts will be conducting their year end review at the Strathcona County Library from 630 – 800 p.m.

  • Scouts are encouraged to bring a laptop or tablet that the can use to connect to Scoutstracker with to review their oas progression.

Upcoming Camps/Events
June 15 – 203 Jamboree – Canoeing & Year Wind up @ Islet Lake
Linking event with all sections, With various fun activities to end our scouting year.