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The Voice from the Valley

Canadian Valley Newsletter 2009

The Voice from the Valley

"Your Weekly Scouting News Periodical for the Canadian Valley District"

District Contacts

  •  James Marshall                 District Chairman 
  •  Jared Mock                      District Executive 405-406-4042



Roundtable is tomorrow at 6:30 PM at the Sharon Baptist Church in Shawnee. We have a special program for cub leaders conducted by our new cubscout roundtable commissioner, Eric Rinish. We also have important information regarding recharter and advancement. Stephany Jefferds will be presenting the camping opportunities available at her ranch as well. We also have new commissioners, so come and meet your new unit commissioner. Hope to see you there!


Canadian Valley ~ Pinewood Derby

The District Pinewood Derby Race is soon approaching, so mark your calendars for

February 27th for the years most exciting cub scout event, the District Pinewood Derby!

Registration for this years race begins at 8:30 am, with the event running from 10am

until 12pm. The location is the Old Shawnee Middle School Gymnasium,  located

just north of the intersection of Union and Highland Streets in Shawnee. Visit for official District Pinewood Derby Rules.




11 Feb  District Roundtable 6:30pm

District Committee Meeting 7:30pm

13-Feb  Scout Sabbath

18-Feb  Council Coordinated Meeting 6:00pm Scout Office

19-21 Feb  IOLS/WELOT Training

24 Feb  Shawnee FOS Kick-off Breakfast 7am Shawnee Mill

27 Feb  Canadian Valley District Pinewood Derby Race


02 Mar  Character Counts Breakfast

06 Mar  BALOO Training (8 am Nichols Scout Ranch (Camp Kickapoo))

Council Pinewood Derby Race

14-20 Mar  Diamond H Spring Break Camp

20 Mar   Camp George Thomas Work Day

27 Mar   Camp Kickapoo Work Day


Family FOS Dates Needed!!

Unit leaders! We need to know the date scheduled for your unit's BLUE and GOLD or COURT of HONOR Banquet this year in order to coordinate a Family Friends of Scouting Presentation. We need to have a presentation date set for every pack and troop in the district. Please contact our FFOS Chairman, Roger Henson ( with the date for your unit's Blue and Gold or Court of Honor Banquet as soon as possible. 

Please visit the Canadian Valley page at the Last Frontier Council website for the most recent and updated information at . Specific details and contact information for upcoming district events can be seen by simply clicking on the upcoming event in the district calendar. Registration and payment options for district events will soon be available, so lets take full advantage of this resource for convenient registration and the most up to date details on upcoming events. Also, please visit our newly updated district website at for the most information on the Canadian Valley District, including district photos, training opportunities, contacts, camping, high adventure, and more!

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Canadian Valley Newsletter 2009

The Voice from the Valley

"Your Weekly Scouting News Periodical for the Canadian Valley District"