Apr
27
Fri
2018 Big Fun Invasion @ Big Fun
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
2018 Big Fun Invasion @ Big Fun | England | United Kingdom

For the last 3 years, City of Hull have hosted The Big Fun Invasion and this year they are doing it again.

On Friday 27th April 2018 they invite Scouts, Explorers, Young Leaders, Network Members and Leaders to come and join us for hopefully their biggest invasion yet.

Big Fun is a Soft Play Centre in Hull, it costs £5 per person and it starts at 7:30pm and ends at 9:30pm.

For details on how to book please get in contact with Wellies Explorer Unit Leader, Josh Love – j_love@live.co.uk

Apr
29
Sun
St George’s Day Celebrations 2018 @ Beverley Racecourse
Apr 29 all-day
St George's Day Celebrations 2018 @ Beverley Racecourse | England | United Kingdom

Save the date!

We will holding our annual St George’s Activity Day & Service, as featured in the Scouting Magazine!

We hope to make it bigger and better so will be looking for Leaders to support us with this.

Keep an eye out for more information in the new year.

May
1
Tue
Beaver Scientist Planning Meeting @ The Sandpiper
May 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Beaver Scientist Planning Meeting @ The Sandpiper | Melton Park | England | United Kingdom

Leaders from all Sections are invited to come and help us plan what promises to be a fantastic day of science for Beavers in Blacktoft Beacon!

Come with ideas of experiments and activities, or just to find out more about the day.

May
11
Fri
Cub Deep Sleepover – May @ The Deep
May 11 @ 6:30 pm – May 12 @ 8:00 am
May
18
Fri
Camp Craft 2018 @ Tablers Wood Campsite
May 18 – May 20 all-day
Camp Craft 2018 @ Tablers Wood Campsite | England | United Kingdom
  • 18th – 20th May 2018
  • Tablers Wood Campsite, Carr Lane, Goole DN14 9EA
  • Competitions for both Cubs & Scouts

You can enter more than 1 team of Cubs or Scouts from your Section, but team places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Please complete and return the Entry Form by Sunday 29th April. Entry fees should be sent once confirmation of your booking has been received and this will secure your team’s place.

Details of each competition can be found in the documents below:

May
19
Sat
Young Leader Module A @ Tablers Wood Campsite
May 19 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Young Leader Module A @ Tablers Wood Campsite | England | United Kingdom

Just like last year, we will be giving Young Leaders in the District the opportunity to complete Module A during the weekend of our Camp Craft competition.

To book a place, please email Lucy via descyl@blacktoftbeacon-scouts.org.uk

A reminder that all young people aged 14-18 that volunteer with a younger Section, must complete at least Module A of the Young Leaders Scheme. Including those volunteering from outside agencies such as D of E or Girl Guiding.

May
25
Fri
Fantastic Cubs and where to find them! @ Raywell Park
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – May 28 @ 2:00 pm
Fantastic Cubs and where to find them! @ Raywell Park | Raywell | England | United Kingdom

CAMP INFORMATION

Come and join the magical world of Harry Potter at Raywell. Come and meet the staff and professors from Hogwarts and mix with other young wizards and witches from Humberside.

Your weekend will start with the beginning of term picnic supper feast in the open air and you can attend the Yule ball on the Saturday night.

The days will be filled with working your way through Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley.

A chance to take part in every lesson at Hogwarts, magical and adventurous and watch the time just fly by.

BOOKING FORMS, HEALTH FORMS AND DOWNLOADS

Booking forms and deposits need to be in by 28th February 2018.

Jun
1
Fri
Young Leader Training Weekend @ Raywell Park
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 3 @ 12:00 pm
Young Leader Training Weekend @ Raywell Park | England | United Kingdom

Young Leaders from across the County come together to undertake some of their progressive training.  Usually a fun and challenging weekend with activities, tasks and discussions taking place with an opportunity to socialise in the evening.

MODULES

This weekend will focus on Modules F-I, with Module A being run on Saturday morning too.

ACTIVITIES

As requested at the last training weekend, we will be offering activities to those not completing Module A on the Saturday morning.

There will also be an opportunity to speak to our County D of E Team this weekend for those Explorers and Young Leaders that need help with their awards or would like to find out more about the scheme.

COST

Young Leader training is now offered free of charge to all Young Leaders. However, you still need to book (using the booking form below) and the County reserve the right to make a charge of £10 per person for any places booked where people do not turn up or cancel prior to the weekend.

WHAT TO BRING

We will be camping for this weekend so Young Leaders should bring their own camping equipment too.

Full uniform is no longer required for these events. You should wear casual (IScout, group / unit t-shirts) and neckers.

Please ensure you bring outdoor clothing, shoes and a coat / waterproofs as some of the weekend will be outdoors.

DOWNLOADS

Jun
2
Sat
D of E Leader Drop In @ Raywell Park
Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
D of E Leader Drop In @ Raywell Park | Raywell | England | United Kingdom

No need to book – just turn up, have a coffee and ask any questions that you may have about the Duke of Edinburgh Scheme:

  • How to support young people
  • Where to find more information
  • How to get involved in delivering and assessing the scheme

Whatever you need, our D of E experts will be here to answer your questions and give you the guidance you need.

Jun
9
Sat
2018 County Beaver Challenge @ Raywell Park
Jun 9 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
2018 County Beaver Challenge @ Raywell Park | England | United Kingdom

INFORMATION FOR LEADERS

Beavers are invited to take part in the first County Beaver challenge in teams of 4 – 6.

Beavers will earn points from the 38 challenges throughout the day to win the trophy for the first time.

VENUE

Raywell Park, Riplingham Rod, Raywell, Hu16 5YL

PRIZES AND BADGES

There will be medals for 1st, 2nd and 3rd teams

All beavers will receive a cloth badge to wear on their uniform

AGE RESTRICTIONS

No more than 2 x 8 year olds per team

Examples of the challenges are tin can alley, welly throwing, sensory box, beaver jigsaw to name but a few

COST

£5 per Beaver Scout

WHAT TO WEAR / BRING

Beavers will need to wear uniform, have suitable footwear and a waterproof coat.

A packed lunch is required

REFRESHMENTS

Drinks and biscuits will be provided through the day

SUPERVISION

A leader is required per team plus an additional leader to help run the challenges. All equipment will be provided

ENTRY RESTRICTIONS

Only 2 teams per Colony allowed

There is a limit of 38 teams, so it will be first come first served

BOOKINGS

Numbers and money required by 30th April to: Ruth Pratt, 3 Ormonde Avenue, Hull, HU6 7LX

Any queries, I can be contacted on e-mail paul@paulpratt.karoo.co.uk

IMPORTANT NOTES:

Please ensure that your DC is informed that you are taking part in this event, that you have ‘In Touch’ (FS120075) in place and have completed Health Forms for all participants (Adults and Young People) which are available on the Humberside Scouts website.

DOWNLOADS

You can download a copy of this information, along with health forms and a booking form below