We held our annual banquet and participated in a Founder’s Day service with our sponsor, St. Peter’s Anglican Church. The banquet went well and we all sang Ging Gang Goolie with and for the families just before dessert. All sections were represented at both events.
The Sea Scouts went on a hike on part of the Bruce Trail two weeks ago. Here are the photos from the day.
The Cubs made a beautiful wreath and two of our Scouts presented it at the Remembrance Day ceremony at Old City Hall. Also attending were Scouters Keith, Morgan, Paul, and Michael (1st Highland Creek).
Thanks to all the Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, leaders and parents who came out to help this year. All of your efforts are appreciated! Let’s strive for 100% participation next year.
I think in the end it was reasonably successful in spite of the Navy League and the rain. We don’t know yet how successful we were, but we went through at least one more basket of apples than we did last year. Here are a few photos from down at St. Lawrence Market this morning. We didn’t get any photos from Parliament and Carlton, but CTV came to visit and Amelia, Savhanna, and Morgan were on camera at various points. Not sure when it was to be used, but my guess was the 6 o’clock news. If anyone saw it, let us know.
The weather held itself together and we had no rain while we sailed. Six Scouts and four leaders sailed on three keelboats with their captains: John on Longbow, Phil on Fred, and Dave on Dragonfly. Thanks so much to the … Continue reading “Some fun sailing today” →
It seems that many things conspired against our Snake Island camp this year. We were never able to contact the right people to get a permit and then the rain teemed endlessly on our planned one day. And then there … Continue reading “A rainy day for Sea Scouts” →
Here are the best of the photos I took at the Jamboree and during our post-jamboree tour. If you want high resolution versions to print or to see all the photos, drop me a line.
Here are some of my photos from Haliburton Scout Reserve last week. A great camp again with 9 of our Scouts attending. We were part of a composite troop with scouts from the 1st Highland Creek (~24), 115th Ottawa Sea … Continue reading “Haliburton Scout Reserve summer camp 2013” →
We had a great time at the Joe Thorne camp this year. We had two patrols and they each won a bronze tent peg. Here are some photos that Scouter Ihab took. Thanks Scouter Ihab! We ran two events for the whole group: Remote Object Stacker and Magellan’s Voyage.
Here are some photos from our latest camp. This was our first time at Everton. It was a great site with a number of interesting natural features and lots of program space. Follow the title link to see the gallery.