18.6.19: Walk. Please see previous post for drop off and collection point plus other info.
25.6.19: At the hut. Follow Programme. Full uniform.
2.7.19: Meeting/finishing at the hut. Phones needed for activity. Full uniform.
Summer camp forms and money deadline is 13th July 2019. Make cheques payable to 74th Oak Street Scout Group. Thanks!
Now see the consent letter for our summer camp! You will find it under Scout Parent Resources - Consent Letters. Please download, print off, fill it in and bring to Scouts to hand to Lucy.
Everyone is welcome! This will be mine and Bens last camp with you all so lets make it a good’n :)
If the full week doesn’t fit please talk to Lucy and see what we can do for you to be able to come along for a few days :)
Please also see post below with details for this Tues.
Sunday 14th July 19.00 - 20.00 hours
At Graves Swimming Pool
Please speak to your child’s leader if you are interested
Scout Swimmers badge – Levels 1 to 5. If attempting Level 3 or level 5 a shirt and shorts are required in addition to normal swim wear
Summer Programme 2019 Please see revised edition of Summer Programme. This week we are at the hut and we are postponing the walkie to the 11th June. Please also text Lucy if you will be attending the Walled Garden event from 12pm until 2pm.
Also notice post on Roof Fundraiser :)
Meet at the hut 7pm to walk up to Cat Lane woods.
Bring torches for later on and a bottle of water, possibly in a bag so you have full use of your hands :)
Get back to hut for 9pm.
Meet at Heeley Peoples Park at the Climbing Rock off Oak Street 7pm.
Neckers and clothes suitable to getting dirty and running around.
No phones. I will have mine if you need to contact parents.
I will have a prize for the team who has collected the most litter.
Collection will be from the Climbing Rock at 9pm.
Scouts will be back on Tuesday 16th April.
Look on here nearer the time for what will be going on :)
This week we are at the hut continuing the EC badge. Please have warm layers and some gardening gloves. Full uniform is still to be worn.
Additionally, please see the Pre-letter for Gradbach Summer Camp under Scout Parent Resources. We are not asking for Health forms yet so no need to print off unless you would like a paper copy. I only need you to text me confirming attendance and dietery requirements after reading the information.
This Tuesday we will be continuing on the Environmental Conservation Activity Badge.
Please wear your uniform and plenty of warm layers.
Please bring any gardening equipment your parents will lend you (e.g. forks and spades) as well as gardening gloves.
This Tuesday we are at the hut.
Full uniform please.
Hope you have been practicing the knots we went through a few weeks ago!
This Tuesday is Pancake Day!
We will provide the ingredients for the pancake batter.
You need to bring your toppings.
There will be 3 competitions throughout the evening:
Listen out for the whistles for each competition.
Full uniform is to be worn.
No scouts this Tuesday due to half term.
If any of you still have Freezer camp forms to drop off please get them to the hut between 7pm and 8pm this Tuesday as I will be down there.
No scouts on the Tuesday after due to Freezer camp.
See you the Tuesday after :)
This Tuesday we are at the hut. Full uniform :)
Get ready for a competition!
At the hut. Full uniform. Wear layers and bring a head torch/torch, not your phones to use as torch.
For the next 2 weeks we will be starting the environmental conservation activity badge. This will be held down at the hut. We will be discussing what environmental issues concern us in our community, such as wildlife areas. Full uniform to be worn.
Freezer camp 2019 is held this year on 22nd to the 24th Feb. If interested please download the letter and rifle shooting permission form from Scout Parent Resources.
We will be holding an indoor cooking at the hut. No need to bring anything. Full uniform.
The cooking competion team will be working seperately to the rest of us. The team is : Nina, Ethan, Dylan and Eva.
Nah, only joking. Up to the same old scouty stuff. At the hut this week to play spotlight - full uniform.
Additionally please see:
Swimming for the new swimming opportunities
Consent letters (in Scout Parent Resources) for a fantastic mountaineering course IMC for those scouts that are 12 years plus.
This year's indoor cooking competition is on Sat 26th Jan 10.30am until 2pm. I am working that day so am unable to support so if any parent wishes to help out or if you are an interested scout please come talk to me this Tuesday.
Freezer camp ! ! 22nd to the 24th Feb. The letter will be coming out soon.
And don’t forget about the summer camp coming up (roughly) 26th to 2nd July.
Apologies but we will not be going out to the cinema this Tuesday due to so much going on i have not had the time to organise it. Suggesting we go to the cinema for our Christmas do. We’ll discuss it this Tues.
This Tuesday we’ll be at the hut - 7pm until 9pm - full uniform to be worn. Hopefully we will still be watching some sort of film so bring snacks. I will be putting a few pizzas in the oven for us to share too.
Nighthike consent letters and money deadline this Tuesday (unless you have text me that you are bringing them down with you Saturday).
If you are coming this weekend you will need to bring your sleeping kit with you to the hut this Tuesday.
I will be putting a sponsership form onto the website (in consent letters) for you to pront off so you can start gathering sponsor money. The money can be collected and brought to me the next Tuesday 27th with your spomsership form etc.