The group makes their own decisions through business meetings on our extra activities. 45 min. Business meeting held first Thursday of each month, other Thursday meetings are classes or fun activities. Gibson House has a pool table, stereo, and other games for your enjoyment.
September 1st is the 3rd Tillsonburg Sea Scout Registration night - Meetings at the Gibson House and sailing on the weekends
October - Take boats out and get them ready for storage.
November - Christmas Parade prepare sailboat as a float - Local cabin events including Geo Cashing
December Christmas end of year party at the Bridges Golf Club - Bowling at the Tillsonburg Lanes
January - Program planning at St Pauls Church - Day trips to the Toronto Boat Show Jan. 11, 2013 - Set meetings to start a Sea Scouts program at Port Burwell
February - Interview on Rogers Cable (Sailing with the Sea Scouts) Cable covering the adventures of Sea Scouts. - Bowling, at Tillsonburg lanes - Scout Week set up an open house for Sea Scout display (Church Parade) St Pauls - Classes on how to sail, at St Pauls Church - Feb. 21 Sea Scout Video Night / High Adventure Sailing 100 km / hr - London Boat Show and London Knights Hockey Feb 22,
- Tobogganing at Till Golf Coarse Sorry no Snow - Winter hiking and camping at our local log cabin, Geo cashing on site.
March - March Break at Camp Jackson proposed - March 13,14,15 Standard First Aid and CPR at St Pauls - Open House for Sea Scouts at St Pauls Church - March 16 Sea Scout Open House in Port Burwell - Meetings at St Pauls Church, Classes on how to sail -Cross country skiing at our local cabin if there is snow or Hiking
April - Meetings at St Pauls Church, Classes on how to sail - Boat Licence class starting April 2, instructor Rick Aubrey - April 6 Kub Kar races in Ingersol, Get your trucks ready to roll. April 13 Sea Scout Open House in Port Burwell Flying classes will resume in 2013 - Prepare our sail boats for the new season at our Gibson House
May - Meetings at Gibson House - Participate in local activities like the Tillsonburg Arbour Day May 4 - Deliver sail boats to St. Williams for our new season of sailing.
June - Meetings at Gibson House - Kiwanis Soap Box Durby June15 Turtle Fest - Sea Scouts are running a Turtle Dragon Boat Race for Lake Lisgar -Turtle Fest June 15, 2013: Tillsonburg Sea Scouts put on a Turtle Dragon Boat Race - Learn to canoe and sail on Lake Lisgar our Gibson House - Canoe trip down the Otter Creek from Tillsonburg - Learn to Sail on Lake Erie
July - Meetings at Gibson House - Canada Day at Memorial Park Music Festival and the the Gibson House. Radio Control Boat Show set up our sail boats for display - Go to Camp Jackson for a Weekend - Sailing on Lake Erie over night stay out to Long Point light house - Meeting at the Gibson House
August - Long Weekend at Camp Jackson sailing on the Muskoka Lakes
September - Registration for Sea Scouts at the Gibson House - Meetings at the Gibson House - Sailing on Lake Erie
October - Meetings at the Gibson House - Bring sail boats home for the winter - Camp / Hike at our local log cabin
November - Meetings at St Pauls Church for the winter - Christmas Parade - Camp / Hike at our local log cabin
December - Meetings at St Pauls Church - Christmas Holiday, a few days at our Cabin - Outdoor activities - End of year party at Bridges Golf Club
The Tillsonburg Sea Scouts conduct their meetings as a business with a President, Secretary, Treasurer, Program Chairperson, Equipment Chairperson. Get ready for your future by learning how to participate in a business meeting. Sailing is our Key Activity but the group votes and decides to do many other activities throughout our year long program. Scroll down for other activities our group enjoys.
Items that can be donated: call Floyd Marshall 519-842-3023
- Pop cans and all returnable bottles to the Beer Store. Please crunch and drop off at the Gibson House in Tillsonburg on Concession St West. - We are looking for Used Snow Shoes for winter hiking. - Sailing or Boating equipment - Tillsonburg Camp Committee are putting on a Camp Jackson Reunion day in Tillsonburg on June 8, 2013 at the Tillsonburg Golf Club. Please send in pictures of old groups attending Camp Jackson since 1960. More information will be posted at a later date.