Knowing what to expect makes life easier for all volunteers and parents.
DECEMBER 2016 Dec 2-4 - FOCUS Youth Leadership for Venturers, Camp Samac Oshawa Dec 4, 7, 8 - RLSO Range Line Safety Officer training and recertification at Camp Samac Range. Dec 16 - School Break Starts
JANUARY 2017 Jan 9 - programs resume Jan 21 - Scouters Conference, Bowmanville High School, 48 Liberty St, Bowmanville, Ontario
FEBRUARY 2017 Feb 22 - Birthday of founder Lord Baden-Powell of Gilwell
AUGUST 2016 Aug 4-6 - Join in Jamboree, Camp Samac, Oshawa Cubs/Scouts/Venturers/Rovers
SEPTEMBER 2017 Sep 5 - Labour Day Sep 15 - Meeting for most groups start up
OCTOBER 2017 Oct 1 - Popcorn Sales Begins Oct 9 - Thanksgiving Day Oct 20-22 - JOTA/JOTI Camp at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park
NOVEMBER 2017 Nov 11 - Remembrance Day Nov 10-12 - Zoo Moot, Camp Samac, Oshawa Nov 10-12 - Scout Camp, Camp Samac, Oshawa Nov 18 - Chief Scout Award Ceremony, location and host TBA Nov 19 - Venturer/Rover Expedition Leader Training, Camp Samac, 1711 Simcoe St N Oshawa
Area Commissioner's Meetings
Meetings require the attendance of Group Commissioners and Area Service Scouters. All others are welcome to attend. Meeting held monthly on the last Thursday of the month at . . .
Cobourg Scout Reserve
The Cobourg Scout Reserve has many special camping experiences to offer everybody from ages 3 to 93. Situated on sixty-nine acres of wooded land located in the heart of Northumberland Forest, this camp can offer hiking, wildlife and camp crafts in abundance. Camping here is available year round. Contact Dave Skan Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website with more information
Huck Finn Raft Race
Jun 2-4, 2017 Riverview Park, Village of Bobcaygeon, rafting on the Little Bob Channel and camping at Riverview Park. Open to member of Scouts Canada or Girl Guides of Canada. Hosted by the Village of Bobcaygeon in the City of Kawartha Lakes. Cut off for registration: Early - April 1st. Registration contact: Barry Baxter (Home) 705 738-6628 Curtis Poulsom (Home) 705 887-2753 (events) Chris Picard (Home) 705 374-4946 (events) Or email: email@example.com Download the Registration Package
Apple Day Information
Campaign is usually the first weekend after Thanksgiving Day. Scouts across the Area distribute apples as a "thank you" for the generous support of the community. Donations are gladly accepted.
Scout Popcorn Campaign
Sales campaign is traditionally October 1st - 28th each year.