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Scouter Skills Weekends

Northern Cascadia Scouter Skills Weekend

This Scouter Skills weekend is geared towards both our new and experienced Scouters support all Sections and committees. It will be a full weekend event held in person and will offer up sessions to help facilitate programing! 

When: Friday August 26th (7pm) - Sunday August 28th (1pm) 
Where: Camp Hughes (21970 Blackwater Rd)

Registration: $65/Adults & $35/youth under 14 (to register, please complete the linked registration form.)

 

Session Highlights Include:

  • How to plan for camping with youth

  • Lashing and knot tying: how to plan and facilitate

  • Intro to orienteering & compass work

  • Canoeing: how to get kids out safely on the water

  • Organizing and running a formal scouting campfire/mug up

  • Cooking on the campfire (weather permitting)

  • Emergency planning

  • Low rope courses and more!

 

Who Should Attend?

  • All new and experienced Section Scouters

  • Potential Volunteers and Interested Parents are welcome!

  • Committee Members

 

Meals, snacks and beverages will be provided. We ask that you pack your own mess kit, travel mug and water bottle. Pack a tent and camp onsite! Youth will both participate in sessions as well have their own programming.

For any questions, please reach out to: Krystal Reid: krystal.reid@scouts.ca