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SWC Inaugural Scouters Conference (SCOUTCON)

Event date

09/16/2017 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

Event Description

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The Shining Waters Council Key 3 and Council Service Team would like to invite you to our first-ever Scouter's Conference, also known as ScoutCon! 
 
  • Date: Saturday, September 16, 2017
  • Time: tentatively 10:00am - 6:00pm 
    • a more detailed schedule of the conference will be shared closer to ScoutCon, with specifics as to which workshop will be running at which time
  • Location: Woodland Trails - Leathem Centre 
 
What is ScoutCon? 
  • The main purpose of ScoutCon is to help onboard new volunteers with everything that they need in order to be part of our big Scouting family. For experienced volunteers, they can catch up on all the hot topics and news that's going on. 
  • It's a great place for everyone to mix and mingle, meet new friends that may share the same challenges as you, and catch up with old friends! 
  • Presented in a workshop format, let us help you connect with the right resources and the right people to answer all those burning questions that you might have. 
 
Who can attend? 
  • all Scouters and youth in leadership roles 
  • this workshop is free for all attendees, as it is subsidized by Council
  • A link for registration will be shared in mid-August 
 
What are we expecting? 
  • Workshops on all kinds of topics, including: 
    • The Canadian Path - discussion workshops with information and resources to take away 
    • Compliance - so we can get you active and on the floor; we will have area interviewers ready to meet you 
    • Respect in Sport - we hope to have a computer lab set up, in which you can complete your RiS on the spot! 
    • WB1 Training 
    • WB2 Mentor Model 
    • Popcorn Campaign 
    • STEM 
    • Youth Training Program - the revitalized "Fast/Flex/Focus" 
    • Recognition - for volunteers and youth 
 
 
Come by and meet your Council Key 3, Area Key 3, members of the Council Service Team, and more! 
 
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, as well have other topic ideas for workshops that you think we should address, please contact a member of the Council Key 3. 
 
  • David Williams, Council Commissioner: david.williams@scouts.ca 
  • Lotus Chong, Council Youth Commissioner: lotus.chong@scouts.ca 
  • Jay Hoffman, Council Executive Director: jay.hoffman@scouts.ca 
 
 

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