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Monthly Archives: September 2016

Happy New Scouting Year!!

Happy New Scouting Year!!

Our Scouting year runs from 1 September to 31 August annually, so we are wrapping up last year and starting a new one. This year is very significant as every single Scouts Canada program is changing this year. Why the change? Organizations that don’t change and adapt fade away. A few years ago, Scouts Canada leadership studied why membership rates were declining. Parents, youth and Scouters gave a few of the following reasons: not enough camping, not enough adventure, too much like school, and most importantly youth were not consulted enough in developing and presenting the program. The new program is called the “Canadian Path.”

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