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Beaver Sleepover

It does not seem like 6 hours since the Beavers were dropped off. We have finished the communicator badge, been for a hike, played a wide game and roasted marshmallows round the fire.
The Beavers are now all settled down with a movie a little early as we got rained off at the of the camp fire.

All ready for the Pinewood Derby

The track is down, cars are checked in. There is still time to register between 0900 and 1000 on Saturday.
Doors open for racing at 1200.

JOTI World Map 2018

The map shows all the places where we have spoken to members of the Scouting movement from all over the world.

Beaver Sleepover.

11pm am they are all in bed and asleep.
Beavers have had plenty to eat, hot dogs as the sun set, smores and hot chocolate.
We have been out finding bats, had a camp fire and a movie.

Liss Forest Fun Day

Our next fundraiser is the barbecue stall at the Liss Forest Fun Day.  The Fun Day takes place 2-5pm at Liss Forest Recreation Ground Monday 27th August.  Volunteers to help please sign up on the Fundraising page (link in menu bar above).

Summer Camp – Day 7

The weather on the last night of camping with the Cubs was so warm that we decided to let them sleep under the stars with the sides of their tents tolled up.
This evening, the camp site is much quieter place as we said goodbye to the Cubs at lunch time. The Scouts are staying on for an extra day for a final camp fire, break down the camp and a last visit to the camp tuck shop.1
The wall of Irn Bru (aka Leaders Fuel) tins in the kitchen was completed …

Summer Camp – Day 5

The Cubs joined forces with the scouts to build fires and cook pizzas on the embers. In the afternoon the Cubs earned more crystals with archery and wooden badge making. This was followed by joint campfire with many Cubs and Scouts contributing a verse or two of the songs.

 

Summer Camp – Day 4

Despite the massive clap of thundet at 5am this morning, no one was in the least scared.
The scouts have been working on their knife and and skills, they have also started cooking their own food.
The Cubs have been busy with their Crystal Maze Activities and soap carving.
This evening we joined to Woodcraft Folk for a campfire.

Summer Camp – Day 3

The scouts are really getting into the swing of camp now. Still a bit of rain this morning, but by this afternoon it was warm enough to break out the ice pops.
The Scouts have been making camp gadgets and set up their field kitchen, tonight was their first self cooked meal.
The cubs did there first Crystal Maze challenges and then went on a hike in the afternoon.
Mean while the leaders are barricading themselves in the kitchen with tins of empty Irn Bru.

Summer Camp – Day 2

Today the Cubs arrived. Unfortunately no-one has taken any pictures today due to the weather.
The Scouts have been a bit of a busier day learning knife skills this morning and setting up their kitchen in the afternoon.
This evening as the weather improved, we played a wide game which involved the Cubs and Scouts chasing the Young Leaders.
The Scouts are off on a night hike tonight.
Hopefully the weather will improve tomorrow and we will feel like taking photos.