When: April 24, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Where: Orleans United Church
Please mark the date! We’ll have a number of things for you to learn, and some awards to hand out. This is a great chance to network with your Area team, and fellow Scouters.
Please lug a mug! and if you want to bring something to share, please do, but do remember to label what is in it if it’s home made!
All the info you need to know about this year’s Night Owl is in the document below, but in short:
When: April 27-28, 2019
NOTE: Do not arrive before 3 PM, esp. if you have sr. Cubs joning you, as April 27 is the also the annual spring work weekend, and there will be heavy equipment onsite. If your group is helping with the work weekend and has Cub aged youth coming for night owl, please have them arrive after 3 PM on Sat.
Everyone needs to be offsite by 10:30 on Sunday the 28th.
Registration package is
Out of This World
Come camping Out of This World! There will be lots of games, fun, and even some STEM activities!
Where: Apple Hill Scout Reserve
When: June 7-9, 2019
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, May 29, 2019, end of day
The camp information document is
The camp registration form is
Calling all White-Tail Beavers
and Howler Cubs!
Come for a taste of the youth-led activities you can enjoy in Cubs or Scouts next fall. Activities (separate for Beavers and Cubs) are planned and run by Scouts (supported by Scouters).
Arrive: Friday, May 10, after supper (or Saturday morning by 8:30 a.m., before programming) Depart: Sunday, May 12, 11:30 a.m. (before lunch)
for Beaver and Cub Scouts; $35 for Scouters, parents and youth helpers. Fee covers food (Friday snack, Saturday
meals and snacks, Sunday breakfast), camp fees and crests; same fee
if you come Friday night or Saturday morning.
Fill out the registration form (page 2 in the information package and email it to liddlesj [at] gmail.com on or before Friday, April 26.
Included in information package
Kit list for youth Registration form Link to Apple Hill Scout Reserve (AHSR) rules AHSR emergency plan Important info for attendees and parents
What you need to bring
Tents and sleeping gear. No kitchen equipment needed. Dishes and water bottles. A few large jugs of drinking water to help out the kitchen crew. Helpers to bring home garbage/recycling direct traffic on Friday evening/Saturday morning assist youth running stations as requested provide first aid
info? Want to help? Send
an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 19, 2018
Seeking crest designs! Cubs, have your Scouter or a parent send your design by November 25, 2018, to liddlesj at gmail.com. Must fit in a 3-inch circle.
Location: RJ Kennedy Community Centre, 1115 Dunning Rd., Cumberland, ON K4C 1P6
Registration: Email the registration form to Scouter Susan at liddlesj at gmail.com by Friday January 11, 2019.
Cost: $15 for all
Cub Scouts; $7 for Scouters/parents.
by cash or cheque (payable to “SCOUTS
CANADA ODAWA AREA”). Payment due at the event for the total number
of attendees listed on registration form (sorry, no discount for cancellations on
Check-in and payment:
a.m. to 9:15 a.m., inside the community centre (one Scouter per Pack). Gather
your Pack outside at the front of the community centre with a designated
all expected youth are present, have one Scouter check in at the table inside
Lunch is included:
participant will receive 2 hot dogs, 1 juice box, 1 bag of chips Lunch
orders will be prepared for your group. When lunch pick-up is called, please
have ONLY 1 Scouter come to pick your Group’s box of food. Special
requirements: On the registration form, mention food requirements (allergies,
vegetarian, no-pork, etc.) and how many of each type.
Be prepared: Programming takes place
indoors and outdoors, so dress for the weather! Bring a water bottle.
a.m. in the
field behind the community centre.
p.m.;pick-up immediately afterwards.
Who can attend:
Desperately seeking Scouters to help plan and run stations, cook, and just
about everything else! Can you help? Have questions? Email Scouter
Susan, liddlesj at gmail.com.
May 10 to 12 at Apple Hill Scout Reserve
Join us at Apple Hill Scout Reserve (near Maxville, about an hour from east Ottawa) for a weekend camp that prepares White Tail Beavers for Cub Scouts, and Howlers for Scouts.
Calling Odawa youth and Scouters!
Scout, Venturer or Rover who’d
like to come and play for the weekend and show some youth leadership, let us
know. We’re recruiting the camp committee now. It’s a great way to earn volunteer hours. Planning and running a
camp looks great on your resume, too.
Howler Cub Scout or White Tail BeaverScout, ask your Scouters to plan to come to this camp so you can preparefor advancement to your next section.
Scouters, worried about ratio? Never fear! You can bring a group of youth even if you have only one Scouter. We’ll be camping close to one another, and the other Scouters at camp will be able to help ensure that the two-deep rule is followed.
Arrive: Friday, May 10, after supper (or Saturday morning before programming starts) Depart: Sunday, May 12, 11:30 a.m. (before lunch)
for Beaver and Cub Scouts; $35 for Scouters, parents and youth helpers. Camp
committee: free. Fee
covers food (Friday snack, Saturday meals and snacks, Sunday breakfast), camp
fees and crests; same fee if you come Friday night or Saturday morning.
Registration and payment
form and kit list will be available in February 2019. Registration
will be due April 10, 2019 Payment
will be due at camp upon arrival.
Seeking crest designs
your crest ideas for this joint camp to liddlesj at gmail.com by February 15,
ideas: basic skills, advancing to next section, growing in Scouts… come up with
Need more info? Want to help? Send an email to Scouter Susan
at liddlesj at gmail.com.
Ahoy Colonies! The Fall Beaveree be fast upon you!
When: Nov. 17, 2018
Where: R.J. Kennedy Community Center in Cumberland.
Registration due by no later than Saturday, Nov. 9th.
Arrr! Don’t forget yer paperwork, which has all the details you need: PDF:
2018 Fall Beaveree Registration Package MS Word: 2018 Fall Beaveree Registration Package
Be sure to email that to Scouter Suzie on time!
Our annual BP Skills and Medic Alert Camp will be held:
When: Oct. 12-14, 2018
Where: Camp Opemikon
See registration package for more details! The schedule will be posted at a later date.
Also, this is a call for volunteers – Scouters, Sr. Scouts, Venturers, and Rovers, who would like to help us run this camp and make it the success it is each year. Please see the Activity sign up sheet and send your info back to Scouter David Kerrivan – Odawa DAC Program and Scouter Charlene Martens (Area Commissioner) (ma-bpskills[at]odawa-scouting.ca)
Opemikon Emergency Plan for Users
CAMP OPEMIKON PARKING
Have you ever wanted to be part of a circus? Are you naturally good at clowning around? Just want to learn or have fun?
Where: Apple Hill Scout Reserve
When: June 9 to 11
All the details for this year’s year end camp are in the following:
We hope to see you all there!
Calling all White Tail Beavers and Howler Cubs! Come for a taste of the youth-led activities you can enjoy in Cubs or Scouts next fall.
Where: Apple Hill Scout Reserve
When: May 11 to 13, 2017 (Friday night optional)
Activities (separate for Beavers and Cubs) to be planned and run by Scouts, with the help of Scouters.
Registration due Friday, April 27, 2018.
Download the form for more info:
Knife safety, one of the things Howlers learn at Howler camp