Indaba Day North

Hosted by Nose Hill East and Calgary LDS North

Event Information

Mark off your calendar for Saturday March 24, 2018 from 8:45 AM to 4:00 PM

Registration closed on March 6, 2018

The event will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (155 Panamount Blvd NW, Calgary AB).

Cost: $10 (Includes lunch)

As this is an official Scouting Activity, we ask that you be in uniform.

You will also need indoor shoes as wet/muddy outdoor footwear will not be allowed

Please note that full day attendance is not required, you are welcome to attend any of the sessions as you feel your schedule allows.

Sessions

SESSION 1 (9:30 to 10:15 am)

- Beavers |- B | - Cubs |- C | - Scouts |- S | - Venturers |- V | - Rovers- R
Sessions Title/Description Youth Led OAS WB 2 Sections
Facilitating for Diverse Youth
How do you engage youth with a wide variety of social, physical and emotional abilities? As a Scouter are you finding it a challenge to come up with strategies that work? We have a session on youth diversification that might help. At the very least this session will give Scouters a forum to discuss ideas that have worked and those that have not.
Incorporating the Badge Program
Using the Badge Program to motivate Youth.
Scout Tracker Overview
An overview of how to use Scout Tracker for your sections.
Scouter Recognition
Thank You goes a long way, how can we show our thanks to those who serve our youth? Come find out what recognition can do to boost your groups morale.

SESSION 2 (10:20 to 11:05 am)

- Beavers |- B | - Cubs |- C | - Scouts |- S | - Venturers |- V | - Rovers- R
Sessions Title/Description Youth Led OAS WB 2 Sections
Youth led Plan-Do-Review
Overcome your fear of letting the youth plan their activities. How to incorporate "Youth Led Scouting" into your sections. From Beavers to Rovers discuss the challenges of letting youth lead.
Fundraising & Financial Reporting
Practicl skills for keeping your groups financially active.
LDS How to
This session will provide an overview of Administrative roles and resources available to section scouters in LDS sponsored Groups. Goal is to provide resources and an open discussion on scouting operations in the LDS community.
OAS Sailing Skills
Ever wanted to incorporate Sailing skills into your program? Come learn how to add this aspect without getting swamped.

SESSION 3 (11:10 am to 12:00 pm)

- Beavers |- B | - Cubs |- C | - Scouts |- S | - Venturers |- V | - Rovers- R
Sessions Title/Description Youth Led OAS WB 2 Sections
Wood Badge 2
Finished Woodbadge 1 Training? Still want more? Learn about the WoodBadge II delivery method and how to increase your skills beyond the basics.
STEM
Science, Technology, Engineering & Math. How to incorporate these activities into your program. Goal is to provide resources for including STEM components in your youth's adventures.
LDS Cub programs
Focusing on LDS Cub Sections and how to keep them operating smoothly.
Dutch Oven Basics
Learn how to use a Dutch oven in the Winter

Lunch (12:00 to 12:45 pm)

SESSION 4 (12:35 to 1:20 pm)

- Beavers |- B | - Cubs |- C | - Scouts |- S | - Venturers |- V | - Rovers- R
Sessions Title/Description Youth Led OAS WB 2 Sections
Outdoor building (season appropriate) (double session)
Learn the Skills needed to build something outdoors, seasonally appropriate, ie lean-to or quinzhee
LDS How to
This session will provide an overview of Administrative roles and resources available to section scouters in LDS sponsored Groups. Goal is to provide resources and an open discussion on scouting operations in the LDS community.
Corporate Sponsorship & Fund Raising
Presentation and workshop on creating solicitation packages to present local businesses, service clubs, and philanthropists. Learn of several different software programs to develop your own packages. Learn key points of solicitation and importance of a unified message.
STEM
S.T.E.M. Science, Technology, Engineering & Math:. How to incorporate these activities into your program. Goal is to provide resources for including STEM components in your youth's adventures.

SESSION 5 (1:25 to 2:10 pm)

- Beavers |- B | - Cubs |- C | - Scouts |- S | - Venturers |- V | - Rovers- R
Sessions Title/Description Youth Led OAS WB 2 Sections
Bear Aware
Valuable Skills to keep you aware in Bear country.
Scout Tracker Overview
Scout Tracker: An overview of how to use Scout Tracker for your sections.
Winter/Spring Skills Basics
Incorporating the Badge ProgramUsing the Badge Program to motivate Youth.

SESSION 6 (2:15 to 3:00 pm)

- Beavers |- B | - Cubs |- C | - Scouts |- S | - Venturers |- V | - Rovers- R
Sessions Title/Description Youth Led OAS WB 2 Sections
Youth Led Camping
How to facilitate youth planned camping activities.
Wood Badge 2
Finished Woodbadge 1 Training? Still want more? Learn about the WoodBadge II delivery method and how to increase your skills beyond the basics.
Outdoor building (season appropriate) (double session)
Learn the Skills needed to build something outdoors, seasonally appropriate, ie lean-to or quinzhee
Outdoor adventure (double session)
Learn the Skills needed for leading a outdoor adventure, seasonally appropriate, it will be held outside

SESSION 7 (3:05 to 3:50 pm)

- Beavers |- B | - Cubs |- C | - Scouts |- S | - Venturers |- V | - Rovers- R
Sessions Title/Description Youth Led OAS WB 2 Sections
Scout Tracker Overview
Scout Tracker: An overview of how to use Scout Tracker for your sections.
Youth led Plan-Do-Review
Overcome your fear of letting the youth plan their activities. How to incorporate "Youth Led Scouting" into your sections. From Beavers to Rovers discuss the challenges of letting youth lead.

Registration

Click the 'Register' to proceed to our registration form, you can register either for the Indaba Day sessions or register your youth into either the FLEX/FAST program.

Please note, your will be required to pay for your registration online via PayPal. It will accept Online debit or credit cards.

Contacts

Peter Adams
Nose Hill East Area Commissioner
padams56@shaw.ca

Simon Evison
Area Service Manager
simon.evison@scouts.ca

David Feasel
Deputy Area Commissioner, Calgary LDS North Area
dafeasel@gmail.com