The Scout program emphasizes having fun while encouraging youth to feel good about themselves, their friends and family, God, and the environment. The Scout program helps youth expand their leadership skills and gain self confidence.
Scouting promotes activities that encourage youth to:
The outdoors is an essential part of the Scout program. Weekend events, extended hikes, no trace camping, and seasonal sports opportunities round out the Scout experience. Developing an active, healthy lifestyle is the prime goal.
Scouts meet in a group called a Troop. The Troop is split into smaller groups called Patrols. There is one leader for every six Scouts. Each Scout learns a promise, law, and motto to help guide their personal development.
On my honour
I promise that I will do my best
To do my duty to God and the Queen
To help other people at all times,
And to carry out the spirit of the Scout Law.
A Scout is helpful and trustworthy,
kind and cheerful,
considerate and clean,
wise in the use of all resources.
8th Ajax Scouts Parents' Guide
Scout (and Venturer and Rover) Brochure
Scout Badges and Awards
Scouts Uniform Badge Placement
Check out some of our upcoming activities on the Calendar page of this website. The 8th Ajax Scout Troop meets on Thursdays @ 6:30pm at Westney Heights P.S. - 45 Brennan Road, Ajax. Join us! To contact a Scout leader directly, please email us.