Chinook Council Newsletter
September 6, 2019
Thank you to
Dave "Redbeard" Hnatiuk for his services as Camp Director at Camp Woods. Redbeard has resigned his role and is moving on to new adventures, still making a difference in the lives of youth. Redbeard will continue as
a volunteer, Scouting with
his son, Nathan.
Retired Scouter Lyle K. originally from the Okanagan District brought in numerous badges and crests that he collected during his years of service with Scouts Canada to share with our youth.
Thank you Lyle!
Find out more!

Explore the Goals such as...
zero hunger,
no poverty,
clean water,
climate action, industry/innovation,
and more.

Scout group trailers and vehicles
Groups with a Scouts Canada registered
MVID trailer(s) and/or vehicle(s), please email your
licence plate and corresponding MVID to by October 31, 2019 .

We need to have this information on file. Registrations that haven't been updated by 4:30 PM on October 31, 2019 will be cancelled. Thank you for your assistance.
Membership Renewal email sent to registered and active 2018-19 adult Scouters/Leaders
Please look for the membership renewal email sent to you; on/around July 23rd and August 14th. Click on the link in the email OR sign into your MyScouts account and click on Volunteer
to re-register. Email if you have any problems or questions.
Plan your next big adventure!
Venturing Fest 2020
July 28-July 3, 2020

Calgary Climbing Centres

Special programming and pricing for vertical skills training

Scouts Canada Outdoor Adventure Skills (OAS)

Group Commissioners and treasurers the 2018-19 Group Financial Reports are due by November 30, 2019

Need a letter of support to submit to the AGLC for a bingo, casino or raffle licence? Email your request to Allow at least four weeks processing time.

Need a COI ( Certificate Of Insurance ) - generic or where the other organization is specifically named? Please send your request, identify if you need a generic COI or specifically named COI, along with the signed contract to Please allow at least 7 business days to process.

Group Awards are ready for pick up in the Calgary Office 2140 Brownsea Drive NW, lower level, Monday-Friday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Tom Pratt Scout Skills Camp
September 27-29, 2019
Camp Hope Mission
near Bragg Creek

Website to be updated soon

Great Escape Camp
October 4-6, 2019

Don't miss out on this popular camp! Registration fills up quickly!

Chinook Council
Scout Popcorn
 Kick-off Meeting
Saturday, September 7th
2140 Brownsea Drive NW, Calgary, Gibson Meeting Room
No RSVP needed
9 AM session or 1 PM session

Please have the popcorn
leader for your group join the
Chinook Popcorn Leaders Facebook page .
All information, questions/answers, shared on this site.
Follow us at chinookscouting and tell your friends.

Send photos to .
Photos must be good quality, show youth doing fun stuff, and include a Scout uniform in each photo. Make sure parents are OK with their child's image on Instagram before sending us the photos
Free Program for Scout Groups!

Education about media literacy, food marketing
and nutrition

Program for ages 8-10 and 11-14
Read more about this fascinating program and how to schedule
your free session.

Disney on Ice
November 14th - 17th
Stampede Corral

Commemorative crest/patch with purchase of each Scout ticket.
Groups of eight (8) or more.

Crowchild Culinary Venturers and Rovers are looking
for new members for
the 2019-20 Scouting year
If you are a Venturer or Rover interested in developing your culinary skills and being part of a great team, please contact Martin at for details and joining instructions.
Scouts Sleepover
at McMahon Stadium
Sleepover Saturday
October 12th
Come back for the game Saturday, October 19th


Scouting youth only for the sleepover with their group.
Ratio must be met.

Foothills Medical Venturers and Rovers are looking for
new members for
the 2019-20 Scouting year

If you are a Venturer or Rover interested in developing your
first aid and emergency
response skills and be part
of a great team, contact for details and joining instructions.
Calgary Scout Shop - 2140 Brownsea Drive NW
Monday - Friday 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM / Saturday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM / Sunday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Gear packages to start the year off right. In-store or phone orders only.