As we head into the Summer break, now the dust has settled after Focus Weekend, it’s time to catch up on some of the boring bits before the Milton Keynes District AGM in September (We’re an Active Support Unit hosted from within MK District after-all), and prep some numbers for the information packs we’ll have available from our stand at Gilwell Reunion.
We decided last year to auction off a set of badges for charity, and Shelterbox & DePaul both had a nice donation made to them as a result of an international bidding war, and the badge set flew out to the USA to a very generous Scouter.This year we are auctioning and raffliing a set … Read more
It’s all getting very exciting as we head towards Focus Weekend, we have something like 40 Damboree Events that weekend across the country. We’re also very excited that Scouting Radio will be broadcasting shows across the weekend and we’re encouraging all those with Beavers camping that weekend, Damboree events or not, to get in touch through their facebook page.
We’re constantly in awe of the things leaders do for their young people, and Damboree events have been going on throughout May, since we last wrote something on our website. So we’re going to share with you some of the amazing photos and journeys that have happened so far
With the exciting news (To us at least) that Scouts Canada are promoting Beavers Camping as part of their updated Canadian Path, we’ve had a request to ship some Damboree Badges to Canada, as part of one Group Commissioners efforts to get his Beavers out in tents.