The summer season is here! Many groups took last week as an opportunity to enjoy the out of doors to kick-start what is bound to be a busy summer for Scouting Ireland!
Fairview Beaver Scouts enjoyed a tour of the Howth Coast Gaurd and completed a 6km hike!
Last weekend saw a successful inaugural “Just Add Water” Cub Scout National Event with many groups from across the country providing Cub Scouts with an opportunity to experience all that water has to offer!
Many County Phoenix Challenge Qualifiers took place over the weekend showcasing Patrols campcrarft skills including;
Lee Valley Scout County
Limerick Scout County
While Malahide Sea Scout took to the water for their practical sessions of the MSS Nautical Training Award.
Carlow Town Venture Scouts traveled to Graiguenamanagh for a spot of kayaking on the Barrow and an overnight in the Scout Den.
Down & Connor Venture Scouts were out hiking Divis Mountain!
Last week saw Scouting Ireland representatives promoting the World Scout Moot 2021 at DPSG’s (German Catholic Scout Association) Leuchtfeuer event.
While there our representatives got the opportunity to share how our Youth Programme involves youth members and how to empower functioning sections.
Scouting Ireland delegates attended DPSG’s (German Catholic Scout Association) Leuchtfeuer event to share how our Youth Programme involves youth members and how to empowers functioning sections. They even used programme tools, including Cub Scout SPICES beads, to illustrate how youth led programme operates. #Scouts #ScoutsIE #ScoutingIreland #youthempowerment #leuchtfeuer #EuropeanRegion
In other News
Waterways Ireland thanked 5th Roscommon Moore Scout Group for the brilliant job they did of cleaning up the Ballinasloe Marina area.