Category: Scouts

Happy Halloween

We have got our pumpkins lined up at camp all ready to carve, so lets get the party started. All of us from 78th Kingswood Scout Group would like to say Happy Halloween! Enjoy trick or treating tonight and don’t eat too much candy, just have an (toffee) apple instead. [quote_box_center]Halloween noun: Halloween; noun: Hallowe’en […]

Read More Destination Huish Woods

The nights are getting longer, making them perfect for a Halloween Camp. Our next destination is Huish Woods. Hopefully everyone should have had a kit list by now but in case you didn’t, you can download one here:  The Scouts will be, weather permitted, sleeping in tents so send them prepared to stay warm at night. […]

Read More Online Scout Manager

Online Scout Manager is now being used in our group for taking payments for subs, camps and other events. Parents will have the option to setup direct debits for subs so that payments can be taken on a scheduled bases. As we are in the early stages of using OSM there is a possibility that not […]

Read More Halloween Group Camp

Our Group Camp returns to Huish Woods, near Taunton on the Halloween weekend of 30th October to 1st November – don’t panic if your children think they will miss trick or treating, there will be plenty of that going on, plus pumpkin carving and maybe a movie and popcorn! Accommodation will be in the bunkhouses […]

Read More Open Evening

Open Evening next Wednesday 7th October, between 6.45 and 7.45, this is a chance to find out how you can help, learn about OSM, find out about the upcoming Group Camp and get answers to any other Scouting queries you might have!

Read More Where Do All These Badges Go?

As the season has started the first badges have been handed out already. Many Scout will collect multiple badges during their Scouting career. Badges are awarded for activities, challenges and achievements, but are also gained at events, camps and jamborees. So where do all these badges go? Well, many Scouting parent will probably know, but for […]

Read More Have you missed us?

Summer is (nearly) over and it is time for our new season. We have had a great time, hopefully you had too. Now we are ready to start the new season so we would like to welcome you on Wednesday 9th September.

Read More Last day of Beavers, Cub and Scouts

Just a reminder that today will be our last night before breaking up for the summer holidays. We have had loads of fun during this last season and we can’t believe that it already the last night. But don’t worry, we will be back! The new season will start on September 9th. Have a great […]

Read More Scouts Camp June 2015

The Scouts will have a camp the first weekend of June 2015, Friday 5th until Sunday 7th. We are going to site just west of Bath (Centenary Wood Campsite) for some “proper” camping (i.e. just a field!). An email with the camp details has been sent to all Scouts parents/carers. In case you have missed […]

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