Nicomekl Area Events

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Beaver / Parent Camp Planning Meeting January

Starts: January 4, 2017  @  8 p.m.
Ends: January 4, 2017  @  10 p.m.
The theme for 2017 is Pioneering.  The Camp is scheduled for June 02-04. ---------------------------------------------------  All groups planning on attending MUST have a representative at all of the planning meetings.  This can be a leader or parent.  We will be in the conference room at the McDonalds on Hwy 10 in Cloverdale.  The planning meetings are 8-10pm on the first Wednesday of each month, from November up until the actual camp (except December).  ---------------------------------------------------      AAC Beaver Scouts  (Assistant Area Commissioner) James VanBukenhout   byooks@hotmail.com 

Surrey Eagles Hockey Game

Starts: January 8, 2017  @  4 p.m.
Nicomekl Area Beavers/Cubs/Scouts/Venturers/Rovers will be making their way to the 2nd Annual Scout Night with the Surrey Eagles Hockey Team.  We will be watching the hockey game and cheering on the Surrey Eagles followed by a free skate with some of the players.  Also, the Group with the most tickets sold will have the honour of presenting the Canadian and Scouting flags at the beginning of the game. There will also be a Food Drive and every family is asked to bring a can of food to the game. Cost is $5 for youth and $7 for adults and family members are welcome ...

Scouters' Club January

Starts: January 19, 2017
We get together for planning, information & fun every month. We encourage representation from all group committees & from every section of every group.       All Scouters are welcome, from any group, area or council.The Nicomekl Area Scouters' Club convenes on the third Thursday of every month at Erickson House, Camp McLean, 20315 16th Ave, South Langley. Refreshments will be available …please lug a mug! See you all there!!     Note: The December meeting is often one week early. Meetings begin at 8:15 sharp!

Beaver / Parent Camp Planning Meeting February

Starts: February 1, 2017  @  8 p.m.
Need to bring in crest designs, finalize activities, finalize budget . Menu already discussed. All groups planning on attending MUST have a representative at all of the planning meetings.  This can be a leader or parent.  We will be in the conference room at the McDonalds on Hwy 10 in Cloverdale.  The planning meetings are 8-10pm on the first Wednesday of each month, from November up until the actual camp (except December). ---------------------------------------------------      AAC Beaver Scouts  (Assistant Area Commissioner) James VanBukenhout   byooks@hotmail.com 

Beaver Car Rally - Postponed

Starts: February 4, 2017  @  1 p.m.
Ends: February 4, 2017  @  2:30 p.m.
Nicomekl Area Beaver Car Rally 2017 - CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW !!Rebooked for Feb 25.  Details to come.....          Beaver Car Rally, booked for Feb 4th. Track set up at 9, drop off at 10.  Need your attendance numbers by December 23rd. Funds due Jan 19th This is so the crests will be ready for the time of the rally.  Tracks have been confirmed by 2nd Aldergrove, 1st Brookswood, 3rd Cloverdale and 1st Semiahmoo. There is room for more.     Remember to bring crayons or pencils to fill out and decorate the racing licenses. George and ...

Scouters' Club February

Starts: February 16, 2017  @  8:15 p.m.
We get together for planning, information & fun every month. We encourage representation from all group committees & from every section of every group.       All Scouters are welcome, from any group, area or council.The Nicomekl Area Scouters' Club convenes on the third Thursday of every month at Erickson House, Camp McLean, 20315 16th Ave, South Langley. Refreshments will be available …please lug a mug! See you all there!!     Note: The December meeting is often one week early. Meetings begin at 8:15 sharp!

Organizing & Planning Group Event/Camp

Starts: February 16, 2017  @  7:30 p.m.
Ends: February 16, 2017  @  8:10 p.m.
Location: McLean
This will take place in Erickson House prior to the February Scouters Club It is a short workshop on tips for planning a section camp, or Group event. It will discuss what paperwork is required for various events, and provide tips for running a fun and safe event, including how to involve youth in the planning process.  Great for new Scouters who have never organinzed a section event, as well as Scouters who just want to pick up some tips.

Scout Winter Camp

Starts: February 24, 2017
Ends: February 26, 2017
Scout Troop Winter Camp at Cambie Creek (Manning Park)            Assistant Area Commissioner for Troop:  Murray Piper  604-533-1965  murray_piper@telus.net

Beaver / Parent Camp Planning Meeting March

Starts: March 1, 2017  @  8 p.m.
All groups planning on attending MUST have a representative at all of the planning meetings.  This can be a leader or parent.  We will be in the conference room at the McDonalds on Hwy 10 in Cloverdale.  The planning meetings are 8-10pm on the first Wednesday of each month, from November up until the actual camp (except December). ---------------------------------------------------      AAC Beaver Scouts  (Assistant Area Commissioner) James VanBukenhout   byooks@hotmail.com 

Scouters' Club March

Starts: March 16, 2017  @  8:15 p.m.
We get together for planning, information & fun every month. We encourage representation from all group committees & from every section of every group.       All Scouters are welcome, from any group, area or council.The Nicomekl Area Scouters' Club convenes on the third Thursday of every month at Erickson House, Camp McLean, 20315 16th Ave, South Langley. Refreshments will be available …please lug a mug! See you all there!!     Note: The December meeting is often one week early. Meetings begin at 8:15 sharp!

Scout Pioneer Camp

Starts: March 24, 2017
Ends: March 26, 2017
Pioneer Camp March 24-25-26  2017   As of 2016 November, location  not booked yet ( Ponder Park )                  Assistant Area Commissioner for Troop:  Murray Piper  604-533-1965  murray_piper@telus.net 

Ponder Park Work Weekend

Starts: March 24, 2017
Ends: March 26, 2017
Ponder Park Work Weekend         Bring your youths, camp for free, and do some trail clearing, carpentry, painting, etc. There are many other clean-up related chores to be done as well. Come for a couple of hours or stay all weekend. All sections are welcome. Free coffee & juice (bring your own mugs). Please supervise your youths, and remember that  a maximum of 2 vehicles at a time, is all that can be down at the shelter.      Contact: George Van Ysseldyk, 604-308-8556. PLEASE CALL GEORGE TO LET HIM KNOW THAT YOU ARE COMINGNote: George cannot ...

Beaver / Parent Camp Planning Meeting April

Starts: April 5, 2017  @  8 p.m.
All groups planning on attending MUST have a representative at all of the planning meetings.  This can be a leader or parent.  We will be in the conference room at the McDonalds on Hwy 10 in Cloverdale.  The planning meetings are 8-10pm on the first Wednesday of each month, from November up until the actual camp (except December). ---------------------------------------------------      AAC Beaver Scouts  (Assistant Area Commissioner) James VanBukenhout   byooks@hotmail.com 

Scouters' Club April

Starts: April 20, 2017  @  8:15 p.m.
We get together for planning, information & fun every month. We encourage representation from all group committees & from every section of every group.       All Scouters are welcome, from any group, area or council.The Nicomekl Area Scouters' Club convenes on the third Thursday of every month at Erickson House, Camp McLean, 20315 16th Ave, South Langley. Refreshments will be available …please lug a mug! See you all there!!     Note: The December meeting is often one week early. Meetings begin at 8:15 sharp!

Beaver / Parent Camp Planning Meeting May

Starts: May 3, 2017  @  8 p.m.
All groups planning on attending MUST have a representative at all of the planning meetings.  This can be a leader or parent.  We will be in the conference room at the McDonalds on Hwy 10 in Cloverdale.  The planning meetings are 8-10pm on the first Wednesday of each month, from November up until the actual camp (except December). ---------------------------------------------------      AAC Beaver Scouts  (Assistant Area Commissioner) James VanBukenhout   byooks@hotmail.com 

Scout Challenge Camp

Starts: May 5, 2017
Ends: May 7, 2017
Challenge Camp May 5-6-7 2017  ( location not booked yet )         Assistant Area Commissioner for Troop:  Murray Piper  604-533-1965  murray_piper@telus.net

Beaveree 2017

Starts: May 6, 2017  @  9 a.m.
Ends: May 6, 2017  @  3 p.m.
Location: Camp McLean
This is a Fraser Valley Council event.Usually, registration begins at 9am, and the event usually runs 10am-4pm.    It's all on the Fraser Valley Council site......   http://fra.scouts.ca/

Scouters' Club May

Starts: May 18, 2017  @  8:15 p.m.
We get together for planning, information & fun every month. We encourage representation from all group committees & from every section of every group.       All Scouters are welcome, from any group, area or council.The Nicomekl Area Scouters' Club convenes on the third Thursday of every month at Erickson House, Camp McLean, 20315 16th Ave, South Langley. Refreshments will be available …please lug a mug! See you all there!!     Note: The December meeting is often one week early. Meetings begin at 8:15 sharp!

Jungle Day Camp - for Beavers CANCELLED

Starts: May 27, 2017  @  9 a.m.
Ends: 3 p.m.
EVENT CANCELLED - only ten signed up as of May 23. Hi everyone,   We will be cancelling Jungle Camp for this year (originally scheduled for this coming Saturday).  It appears that due to everyone being busy putting the “Out” in Scouting there are only about 10 youth able to attend which makes it hard for the games and activities to proceed.  The fact that Packs are busy is not a bad thing…it’s great!!!   We will try again next year or may look at doing the same thing we did last year and scheduling it for sometime in early September. ...

Beaver / Parent Camp

Starts: June 2, 2017
Ends: June 4, 2017
All groups planning on attending MUST have a representative at all of the planning meetings.  This can be a leader or parent. The planning meetings are usually 8-10pm on the first Wednesday of each month, up until the actual camp in June.      The theme for 2017 is pioneering. Many jobs are filled, but not all. Next meeting is Jan 4th, 8 PM, place to be determined. Attendance at these meetings is a requirement for attending camp.       A designated Sunday clean up person from each group must be listed on the first page of your registration package. ...

Scouters' Club June

Starts: June 15, 2017  @  8:15 p.m.
We get together for planning, information & fun every month. We encourage representation from all group committees & from every section of every group.       All Scouters are welcome, from any group, area or council.The Nicomekl Area Scouters' Club convenes on the third Thursday of every month at Erickson House, Camp McLean, 20315 16th Ave, South Langley. Refreshments will be available …please lug a mug! See you all there!!     Note: The December meeting is often one week early. Meetings begin at 8:15 sharp!

CubStart Camp Planning Meeting

Starts: August 8, 2017  @  7 p.m.
Hi Nicomekl Pack Scouters,   We will be having a CubStart Camp Planning Meeting on Tuesday, August 08th at 7:00 pm.  Meeting will be held in the Community Room at McDonalds in Cloverdale (Address: 17960 - 56 Ave, Surrey V3S 1C7).  I have attached a copy of the program we ran in 2015 to remind you of how much fun we had.  Please come with your ideas for additions/subtractions for the upcoming camp but most of all – come with your enthusiasm and ideas for the sessions that your Pack would like to run!!  Camp Chief is Rob Skleryk (drrob@laserhealthsolutions.com).   Please mark this ...

Publicity Booth at Cruise In

Starts: September 9, 2017  @  10 a.m.
Ends: September 9, 2017  @  6 p.m.
Scouting Publicity Booth  We've been doing this one since September 2000 (2010 never happened)        ***  Cruise-In may be moving to Aldergrove this year. ***      2017 Sep 09, Saturday, 10am-6pm at 206th St & Douglas Crs., in Langley City (we'll be there at 5am to set up). We are asking all of our Scout Groups to put in a 1 or 2 hour shift each, or come whenever you can. We hand out helium balloons and pamphlets to the public. It's easy. It's fun! Contact Earl Earl 604-723-6091 or just bring your Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers & Rovers ...

Jamborees On The Air & Internet

Starts: October 20, 2017
Ends: October 22, 2017
Jamboree On The Air & Jamboree On The Internet (JOTA / JOTI)-----------------------------------  These are world Scouting events.  Find out all about them at jotajoti.info

Beaver Scout Movie Event

Starts: November 18, 2017
Details to follow....       ------------------------------------------------- AAC Beaver Scouts  (Assistant Area Commissioner) James VanBukenhout   byooks@hotmail.com 

Cub Swim Event

Starts: December 6, 2017  @  6:30 p.m.
Ends: 8 p.m.
Area Cub Scout Swim Night - a family event. Location: Grandview Heights Aquatic Centre Registration deadline:  November Scouters' Club --------------- The prices are TBA.  Each Pack will need to look after their own for signing in and out. --------------- Contact: Shelley Graham of Langley Meadows shellgraham@gmail.com --------------- Barb Taylor Assistant Area Commissioner Cub Scouts Nicomekl Area 604-534-7164 Email: barbtaylor63@shaw.ca