Following Sheldon Kennedy’s presentation this spring, a number of scouters asked if he would be willing to participate in filming a short video that included a number of key messages from his talk as well as the underlying rationale for completing the Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders training. Here is a link to that video for you – it was posted today:http://www.scoutinglife.ca/video/respect-sport-activity-leaders-training/
Burlington Area is seeking nominations for a dynamic action-oriented volunteer for the position of Area Commissioner. This is a position that requires 18-24 hours per month on average.
Registration for Scouting’s exciting 2016/2017 season is about to begin. To find a group near you, click on “Find A Scouts Group Near You” on the side menu. Type in your postal code and select your desired program. You will then be shown a map of the Scouts Groups near you.
The 2016//2017 Fall Registration nights for selected Burlington Area Scouts Groups are as follows:
15th Strathcona Scouting Group will be holding its Fall registration from 7-8om on Monday, September 12th at Appleby United Church
31st Burlington’s registration is Thursday September 8th 7-8pm at St. Johns Anglican Church Hall, 2464 Dundas St. West (south side of Dundas just west of Guelph Line).
1st Carlisle will be having its registration night on Monday, September 12th, 6:30-8:30pm at Carlisle United Church
1st Kilbride will be having its registration night from 7:00pm to 8:00pm, Wednesday September 14, 2016 @ Kilbride United Church, 2066 Kilbride Street, L7P 0H9
1st Port Nelson’s fall open house is Thursday, Sept 8th, 6:30 – 8:30pm at Port Nelson United Church
2nd Burlington is holding a registration nights on September 6 (6-7) for Beavers, September 6 (7-8:30) for Cubs and September 8 (7-9) for Scouts at Wellington Square United Church (2121 Caroline St.) from 6:00 – 8:00pm