Welcome to the South Lake Simcoe Area Scouts website!
South Lake Simcoe Area Scouts (SLS) is one of seven areas that comprise Ontario's Shining Waters Council within the Scouts Canada family. On this website you will find information of interest to SLS Scouters, youth and parents alike in Aurora, Newmarket, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, Bradford and Ballantrae.
Recent Updates to Website:
Scouter Jim Nuttall
April 16, 2018
Visitation will take place at the Roadhouse & Rose Funeral Home,
157 Main Street South, Newmarket, on
Thursday, April 19, 2018, from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.
Funeral service to take place at the
Northridge Community Church of the Salvation Army,
15338 Leslie Street, Aurora, on Friday, April 20, 2018, at 1 p.m.
"Proud to rise in the House today to pay tribute to a local hero, Jim Nuttall. Jim, you will be missed and your legacy will endure. Rest in Peace"
YorkRegion.com Article on Jimmy
Scouter Brian Cottingham
April 21, 2018
1st Bradford Group
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Haliburton Scout Reserve with 337 Toronto
337 Toronto is able to take 1 2 or 3 patrols with us to Haliburton Scout Reserve starting on Aug 4 -11. We can take any size patrol. At our camps youth work as a patrol planning meals shopping and cooking for the patrol. We are also able to have any leaders that would like to come as well .
Any questions please contact me
Jeff Wright, 337 Toronto Scouts
SLS Red Arrow Scouter's Club Meeting
Sunday May 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
Northridge Community Church
Leslie St., South of St. John's Side road, West side, Aurora
Come and socialize with your Scouting Friends!!!
Newmarket Moonlight Movie Schedule
Adult and youth volunteers in uniform are welcome to come out and help with the popcorn making and distribution and making Scouting visible in Newmarket.
Maple Leafs Beavers at the London and Main Community Garden
see "past events" for more pictures
Scanlon Creek Badge Blitz Day
May 26, 2018
Calling all Scouts and Girl Guides!
Work towards 2 badges in 1 day
Join us at Scanlon Creek Conservation Area on May 26 for a fun-filled day in nature! See what critters you can find at the bottom of the creek, attract your own feathered friends with your brand new bird feeder, or build your own shelter in the woods!
With six different programs to choose from, scout and guide groups will have a blast working towards up to two badges in one day as part of this brand new hands-on program!
Great Wolf Lodge Water Park
SLS Cub Scout Special Rate
May 26-27, 2018
Must book by April 26, 2018
2018 Redneck County Venturee
June 1-3, 2018
Please note we are still looking for Offer of Service Scouters!
Calling all Scouts of Tomorrowland!!
Are you ready to climb your way out of moon craters or over boulders?
How about saving your team from an alien attack??
Are you curious about the stars? Come and sit back and enjoy one of our planetariums!
Looking for a challenge? Paddle your way through our astronaut training course!
Tomorrowland Scouts will also be able to enjoy some of our STEM activities like launching your own rocket or have a turn at Scouter Rob (our bomb sniffing robot!)
Our nighttime entertainment will really get your moon rocks rocking at our main stage! Want something quieter?? Enjoy a traditional camp fire or enjoy the stars with our professional astronomers!!
Please find the registration forms attached for your group and for offer of service. Please also find the design crest for Scouters (please note the due date has been changed to April 7th)
If you have more questions please email email@example.com See you there!!
2108 13th Great Lakes Jamboree
July 14-22, 2018
The longest continuous running Jambo in Ontario
Camp BEL at Dorchester near London Ontario
Get information here...
Algonquin Cub and Scout Canoe Camp
August 11-18, 2018
See poster here...
The Scout Brigade of Fort George
New website: http://sbfg.scouter.ca/
Next SUMMER campaign date:
Open to cubs, scouts, venturers, rovers and scouters.
Sept 14-16, 2018--details about registration will be announced in April 2018 (sbfg.ca)
If you would like to be part of the team to organize the camp then stay tune for postings (sbfg.ca). See sbfg.ca for registration details, or more about the camp on SBFG Facebook Page
Scout Brigade Fort George Video
If any question please contact Bob Cole (staff SBFG) if you need equipment, more information or would like to have someone attend a troop/company meeting.
Contact Bob Cole - firstname.lastname@example.org or 905-727-2003
SWC Standard First Aid Course
June 23-24, 2018
Registration form here...
RESPECT - Group Youth Safety Training
Respect is in replacement for the CYS training and has been declared as mandatory for all Scouters and Rovers. The training must be completed by the 31st of August 2017 and will cost $30. The training can be accessed trough David Huestis Learning Centre online
and will automatically update your record once it is completed.
Scouts Canada - Respect Training
Pre-Registration Code Options here...
Online Event Form
Submit your events, camps and training opportunities.
Email for general inquiries
South Lake Simcoe Area - Who We Are
Scouts Canada is the country's leading coed, multi-faith, youth organization. For more than 100 years, we have brought a world of adventure, outdoor experience and friendship to 17 million Canadian youth.
South Lake Simcoe Area Scouts (SLS) incorporates Scouting Groups and hundreds of youth and volunteer leaders from across the Towns of Aurora, Newmarket, East Gwillimbury, Georgina and Bradford, as well as in the community of Ballantrae in the Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville.
South Lake Simcoe
Honours and Awards Roll 1956-2016
Certificates of Insurance
Simcoe County District School Board
York Region Board of Education
York Catholic District School Board
Town of Newmarket
Regional Municipality of York
Town of Richmond Hill
SLS Vehicle Rally 2018 Final Results
Beaver, Cub, Scout and Adult Rally Results (Design and Speed) here...
2018 Shining Waters Council Vehicle Rally
Due to unforeseen logistical challenges combined with numerous other upcoming Group/Area/Council events in the coming weeks, we are unable to hold the Council Rally for this year.
South Lake Simcoe Facebook Pages
SLS Area Scouts now has a QR code! This code can be added to your brochures and marketing materials. When scanned by a free smart phone QR Code App - including for iPhone, Android and BlackBerry users - it will take you to the SLS Area Scouts Website!