2017 Fall Venturing Retreat


2017 Fall Venturing Retreat
Date/Time
Registration Begins
7/13/2017
Last Day To Register
10/6/2017
Location
Pine Tree Education and Environmental Center
Tabernacle, NJ 08088, US
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PLEASE NOTE: The location for this event has been moved to the Pine Tree Education and Environmental Center in Tabernacle, NJ.

2017 Fall Venturing Retreat

Join your fellow Venturers at Pine Hill Scout Reservation for a weekend of food, fun, and fellowship!

During the weekend, Venturers will get the opportunity to take training courses to improve their crew program, compete in some friendly inter-crew competitions, enjoy delicious food, and make new friends.

Here's the general schedule for the weekend:

  • Friday Evening
    • 5 PM to 11 PM - Registration/Check In
    • 8:30 PM - Opening Program
    • 9:00 PM - Cracker Barrel
  • Saturday
    • 7:25 AM - Colors
    • 7:30 AM - Breakfast
    • 7:45 AM - ILSC Training begins
    • 8:30 AM - Other training sessions begin
    • 8:30 AM - Open Program all day at cub field
    • 12:30 PM - Lunch
    • 1:00 PM - Siesta
    • 2:00 PM - Afternoon activities/competitions
    • 4:00 PM - Campwide Challenge Relay
    • 6:25 PM - Colors
    • 6:30 PM - Dinner
    • 7:30 PM - Evening Carnival/Social
  • Sunday
    • 8:25 AM - Morning Colors
    • 8:30 AM - Breakfast
    • 9:30 AM - Scouts Own Service

The following training courses will be offered (courses are selected at registration; you can modify your course selections until 9/30/17):

  • Personal Safety Awareness (required for Venturing Award)
  • Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews (ILSC) (required for Discovery Award)
  • Goal Setting and Time Management (required for Discovery Award)
  • Project Management (required for Pathfinder Award)
  • Mentoring for Venturing (required for Summit Award)
  • Venturing Youth Protection Training (for anyone at least 18 years old)
  • Venturing Advisor Specific Training (for anyone at least 21 years old)
  • Crew Committee Challenge (for anyone at least 21 years old)
  • Planning Effective Trips
  • Using Social Media Effectively
  • Venturing Awards and Recognition
  • Recruiting New Members
  • Structured Personal Reflections
  • Fundraising
  • Planning Super Activities
  • Communicating with Youth

If you have any questions, please contact us at venturing@gardenstatescouting.org.

Cost
$40.00 per Venturing Adult (21 or older)
$40.00 per Venturing Youth (under 21 years old)

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