403rd Toronto at the Cabbagetown Forsythia Festival

The Cubs and Beavers marched in the parade and then had some information and activities set up at the group table in Wellesley Park. The Sea Scouts built and supervised a monkey bridge nearby. It was an exceptionally popular attraction. … Continue reading “403rd Toronto at the Cabbagetown Forsythia Festival”

Santa thanks you

Thanks to everyone who helped out with delivering Santa parcels this year. Unfortunately, we’re always so busy that pictures usually get forgotten. I only got this one decent picture. We delivered lots and lots of parcels to more than 450 addresses. Considering how few cars we had, that is an amazing achievement. There was some hard work hauling parcels by hand over significant distances in the neighbourhood. Special thanks to the Scouts and parents who delivered almost all the hours we were open.

Riverdale Park Cleanup

Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Leaders and parents gathered in truly dreadful weather to clean up one of our local neglected spaces just south of Riverdale Park West. A big thank you to everyone who came out and helped. You should be very proud of yourselves for your commitment to Scouting ideals. A few pictures follow.

One of the Beavers had this to say: “I wish humankind would change its mind so it would stop littering.”