FINAL SEASON STRETCH

[May-Jun] Group was very busy during the final stretch of the 2016/17 season, which included a couple canoeing adventures, sailing, our annual Group Family Camp at Whonnock, bike hikes, attending Jamboree on the Trail with youth from all around the Lowermainland, bowling, laser tag, campfires, and more!!!

Already looking forward to the upcoming 2017/18 season… with the Group at 95% capacity as of June 28th, this are looking way-way up!

Spring Season

[Mar-Apr] Even with all that snow and rain we had some great Spring activities; we attended Rally Day and took home some awards; Beavers attended Camp at Stave Lake; Cubs and Scouts went to Minjam 2017 at Camp Byng; and the Scouts visited a local riffle range.



  

Annual Group B.P. Service & Banquet

[Feb-26] We attended the annual Baden Powell Service and held our annual 1st Haney Group B.P. Banquet at Camp Whonnock. A great turnout of youth, Scouters, and families in attendance… Some Scouters received their 5 and 10 year service awards, and Scouter Ken was awarded his Medal for Good Service, congratulations to all!




Start of 2017!

[Jan-Feb] We started off 2017 very busy. Beavers went to Camp, toured Search & Rescue, and went snowshoeing; Cubs went curling, indoor rock climbing, and held cub car workshops; Scouts did some youth-led planning for 2017, had a games night, went laser-tagging, and some completed their Standard First-Aid certification; Ventuers & Rovers attended Camp Rovent in Manning Park.


 
 

Finishing Off 2016

[Nov-Dec] Through the remainder 2016 everyone was busying polishing off the year.  We were out doing some urban orienteering (Troop), sleepover at the hall (Beavers), camping at Golden Ears, Stave Lake and Popkum [Camp Rainbucket] (Cubs, Troop & Venturers), indoor rock-climbing (Beavers)… Oh! We also took 1st place overall in the Maple Ridge Christmas Parade!!!  Looking forward to the remainder of the season.

A big congratulations to our very own Scouter Jonathan Smyth for his 25 year service pin!

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Christmas Trees 4 Sale!

[December] Our Christmas Tree lot is nearly ready. Opening day is November 26th at the Cap’s Cycling in Maple Ridge, on Lougheed HWY. We’ll be open until December 23rd or when we sell out… and we’ve been selling out every year, so don’t waste time and come on down as soon as we open up!

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