Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Summer Program 2015!

We have just had our last regular meetings at Spul'u'kwuks Elementary School on June 14th.  Congrats to those who got invested into the group this past Sunday!

Summer is and we have quite a few exciting programs coming up:

June 19-21th - Family Camp @ Camp Byng (registration closed)
July 5th - Grouse Grind Hike for Troop and Nature Park Exploration for Beavers and Cubs
July 19th - S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Walk with the Dragon @ Stanley Park (Troop only)
July 26th - Extreme Air Park
August 16th - Super Sun-Day
August 30th - 6 Pack Indoor Beach

*Please sign up with the event contact person by the deadline.
**Transportation will not be provided, please arrange your own rides.

See more details below:

July 5th – Nature Park Exploration (for Beavers & Cubs)

Description:
Richmond Nature Park is a 200 acres of the raised peat bog habitat that once covered large portions of Lulu Island.  This park preserves excellent ecosystem and biodiversity allowing youth to gain insight on wild lives and habitats.
Meeting:
Sunday, July 5th, 12:00pm
Dismissal:
Sunday July 5th, 2:00pm
Location:
Richmond Nature Park (11851 Westminster Highway)
Cost:
$0
Dress code:
Uniform top (shirt & necker only)
Remarks:
Bring water and snacks
Contact:
Monica Ho | 778-891-3158 | monica.ho@28scouts.org
Deadline:
June 21, 2015

July 5th – Grouse Grind (for Troop only)

Description:
The Grouse Grind is Vancouver's most used trail and is renowned for its challenge in requiring physical strength and endurance in order to make it to the top.  Are you up for the challenge?
Meeting:
Sunday, July 5th, 10:30am
Dismissal:
Sunday July 5th, 2pm
Location:
Grouse Grind Parking Lot
Cost:
$10 to ride the Tram Back Down + money for Lunch (~$15)
(Money will not be collected in advance.  Please bring money with you to the hike)
Dress code:
T-shirt / Shorts / Sunglasses / Day Pack
Remarks:
You may pack lunch if you wish.  Bring water and towel.
Contact:
Lester Lo | 778-388-4428 | lester.lo@28scouts.org  
Deadline:
June 21, 2015

July 19th - Walk with the Dragon Volunteering

Description:
Walk with the Dragon is a fundraising event hosted by our scout group sponsor, S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation.  This is an opportunity for our members to volunteer at the event and give back to the community.
Meeting:
Sunday, July 19th, 7:30am
Dismissal:
Sunday, July 19th, 1:00pm
Location:
Lumbermen’s Arch, Stanley Park
Cost:
$0
Dress code:
Full Uniform
Remarks:
Bring water and snacks
Contact:
Lester Lo | 778-388-4428 | lester.lo@28scouts.org
Deadline:
June 21, 2015

July 26th - Extreme Air Park

Description:
Extreme Air Park Richmond is Canada's Largest Trampoline Park, including 42,000 square feet of enclosed interlocking trampolines with a variety of different activities to choose from! Come join us for a day of jumping fun!
Meeting:
Sunday, July 26th, 12:00pm (please arrive 15min early to sign in)
Dismissal:
Sunday July 26th, 2pm
Location:
Extreme Air Park Richmond, 14380 Triangle Road, Richmond
Cost:
$20 (Money will not be collected in advance.  Please bring money with you to the activity)
Dress code:
Casual with necker
Remarks:
Bring water and snacks
Contact:
Lester Lo | 778-388-4428 | lester.lo@28scouts.org
Deadline:
June 28, 2015
August 16th - Super Sun-Day

Description:
Energize yourself with a day filled with activities! We will be hosting internal competition with prizes! Refreshments will be provided.
Meeting:
Sunday, Aug 16 @ 12:00pm
Dismissal:
Sunday, Aug 16 @ 2:00pm
Location:
Minoru Park (Grass area at the north of the track field)
Cost:
$0
Dress code:
Sportswear & Scouts neckerchief
Remarks:
Bring water and snacks
Contact:
Anthony Yan | 778-990-3320 | anthony.yan@28scouts.org
Deadline:
July 26, 2015
August 30th – 6 Pack Indoor Beach

Description:
Let's end off the summer with an awesome beach event! 6Pack Indoor Beach has indoor sandy beach courts where we can enjoy many different activities together, such as beach volleyball, ping pong, and other sports!
Meeting:
Sunday, August 30th, 12:00pm
Dismissal:
Sunday, August 30th, 2:00pm
Location:
6Pack Indoor Beach
#115-13180 Mitchell Road, Richmond, BC
Cost:
$15 (Money will not be collected in advance.  Please bring money with you to the activity)
Dress code:
Casual with necker
Remarks:
Bring water and snacks
Contact:
Lester Lo | 778-388-4428 | lester.lo@28scouts.org
Deadline:
July 26, 2015