A Healthy Snack Supporting a Healthy Scout Program
Beavers, Cubs, and Scouts will be handing out apples on October 11th & 12th at
locations throughout Bracebridge for the 2019 Apple Day.
All donations received from the public will go directly to 1st and 3rd Bracebridge Scouting to help offset the costs of camping and educational programs for the young Beavers, Cubs, and Scouts.
Friday, October 11 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Saturday, October 12 9:00am – 2:00pm
Walmart, Independent Grocer, Canadian Tire, and other locations
1st and 3rd Bracebridge Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Scouts
The first Apple Day was held in Saint John, N.B. on January 30, 1932. Despite the rain
and sleet storm, 21,000 apples were handed out. Since that time, Apple Day has
become one of Scouts Canada’s most visible fall activities.
Scouts Canada, the country’s leading youth organization, offers fun and exciting
outdoor adventure for boys, girls and youth ages 5 – 26 in communities across
Canada. Over 74,000 young people enjoy Scouts Canada’s programs, which are
provided by over 23,000 caring and dedicated volunteers.
Parents can register their children for Scouting year-round, to take part in safe great
Scouting adventures. For further information please call 705-645-2171 or visit the
Whispering Pines Area Facebook page: www.facebook.com/WPScouting