Although Scouts didn’t meet over the mid-term break, the Patrol Leaders (PLs) met via the Patrol Leaders Council (PLC) to plan the next several weeks. This meeting involved planing the weekly meetings and culminating in a weekend camp in Co. Kildare with the Scouts travelling by train.
The Scouts undertook a 10 minute tower on Tuesday 7th February as part of a refresher on Pioneering Techniques. See all of the photographs.
Well done to the Scouts who particpated in the Scout County Challenge on Sunday 19th February. Although it was an early start the Scou
The Beavers attended the County Cinema Day on Sunday 19th February in the Oranmore Cinema for a viewing of Lego:Batman. All enjoyed their day out.
Well Sunday 12th February was a busy day for the 19th Galway Athenry.
The Beavers under took their first hike of the year, hiking from the Boys School, Athenry to Esker Monastery a distance of 5.2 Km on a very very cold Sunday Afternoon. Along they way they learnt a little about Leave No Trace and enjoyed the outside. Once at Esker they had some Hot Chocolate and Marshmallows. See the photographs.
The Cubs also undertook their first hikw to the year around Abbey Hill, Co Clare. For several new Cubs this their first Hike while for others especially those coming from Beavers this hike allowed them to start working on thier Adventure Skills Hiking Stage 2. A full set of photographs is available.
Although not out Hike the Scouts also had a busy day attending the County Camp Kickoff meeeting and the County forum for Scouts.
Well done to all invovled.