Beavers, Cubs, and Scouts will be handing out apples on October 8th & 9th at locations throughout Bracebridge for the 2021 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 Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, and Venturers.
WHEN: Friday, October 8 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Saturday, October 9 9:00am – 1:00pm
WHERE: Walmart, Independent Grocer, Canadian Tire, and many locations throughout Bracebridge
WHO: 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
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