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Ready steady DON'T cook! - Explorer scouts

Last night at Explorers we did this challenge called ready steady don’t cook where you have to make a two course meal without cooking.

My group decided on making Eaton Mess (meringue, cream, strawberries and jam mixed up) and nachos (without melting the cheese). 267 more words


31st July – Nighthawk Preparation Activities

Thanks so much to our District Adventurous Activities Leader, Wombat, for coming and spending the evening with our PLs and APLs to teach them all about the skills associating with navigation and also for night hiking in preparation for Operation Nighthawk.  27 more words


24th July – Qlder Patrol Tent Construction

Who ever said a bit of wet weather would stop a scouting program?  When it comes to rain there are two options: put on a rain coat or find an alternative.  55 more words


17th July – Welcome back to Term 3 night

It’s term 3 already!  Our first night back at the den we got to catch up on all sorts of badge work.  We also learnt about what types of common camp items make for good fire tinder by testing them out.  15 more words


The darker side of volunteering

Volunteering is a good thing, yes? Perhaps for the organization being helped, but for the volunteers it’s not so simple. In this blog post, Adam Talbot from the University of Brighton, UK shares his latest work on burnout and stress amongst volunteers. 710 more words


Masivul Cozia - Ieșirea de toamnă

“Încă am febră musculară și sunt traumatizată de trepte. Am început anu 3 de facultate de câteva zile și parcă peste tot îs numa trepte în Cluju meu.” Cam așa mă simțeam eu săptămâna trecută, joi, după tura din Cozia. 890 more words

Team games - Cub scouts

Last night was the turn of me and the other two Explorer scouts/Young Leaders to organise and run the Cub meeting. As they are working towards their team worker badge, we decided to do a night of team games. 304 more words