5th Dunstable Scout Group
Beavers Programme from 2019-02-12
Regular Meetings are Thursday from 18:15:00 to 19:30:00


Date (2019) Activity/Event Location Resp Duty Dress
14 Feb 18:15-19:30 No Beavers 1/2 term Church Hall Uniform
21 Feb 18:15-19:30 My skills Challenge badge part 2 Church Hall Uniform
Talk from Sally, health of teeth, Good food bad food, Fruit salad game with parashut,
23 Feb 09:00-18:00 Jumble Sale + coffee Morning Church Hall Uniform
This is our major fund-raising event of the year, and brings in the essential funds we need to cover the overheads of our Scout Group, so that the youngsters subscriptions can pay for the actual activities. We need a lot of help to make this a success, so please offer some of your time if you possibly can.
28 Feb 18:15-19:30 Musicians st 1 badge Church Hall Uniform
Make musical intraments, Listen to a short tune of a couple of lines then sing it back. Listen to another tune and beat or clap out rhythm. Bring in empty tissue box
7 Mar 18:15-19:30 Pancakes, cook, Race, eat, learn the history Church Hall Uniform
14 Mar 18:15-19:30 My Skill part 3 & 5 Church Hall Uniform
Make a piece of origami & learn to fold your scarf. & light a candle.
21 Mar 18:15-19:30 Plant seeds for Comunity Garden Church Hall Uniform
Planting sunflower seeds to take home & grow for our Comunity garden. We will be planting in June. Also making seed balls for scattering in open spaces.
28 Mar 18:15-19:30 Mothers Day surprise Church Hall Uniform
4 Apr 18:15-19:30 Decorating boiled eggs & racing eggs, for Easter Church Hall Uniform
11 Apr 18:15-19:30 No beavers Easter holiday. Church Hall Uniform
18 Apr 18:15-19:30 No Beavers Easter holiday Church Hall Uniform
25 Apr 18:15-19:30 Junk gluing in lodges Church Hall Uniform
Please bring in recycling for junk glueing, a Dragon per lodge. Dragon game. Talk about St Georges Parade, History of St Goerge & the Dragon.
28 Apr 14:00-16:00 St George's Day Parade Priory Gardens Bri.C Uniform
Annual St George's Day Parade. Start in Priory Gardens, parade to St Mary's church, West Street for a service. Collect from St Mary's RC Church between 3.45 and 4pm
We need help marshalling the parade, especially this year, as the Police will not be involved. Please contact us if you can help. Thank you.
2 May 18:15-19:30 Police dog demonstration. Church Hall Uniform
we have a police handler & dog coming to do a demonstration for us. Please bring coat in case we go out to car park or Bennett's Rec. parents welcome to stay.
3 May 16:00 - 6 May 16:00 Group Family Camp Emberton Bri.C
All members, leaders and friends of the group are invited to bring their families to join us for our annual Family Camp. Bring your own tent, camper van, caravan or other kit, or borrow some from the Group if you don't have your own.
9 May 18:15-19:30 Meet at the Secret Sanctuary Secret Sanctuary Paulette Uniform
Drop of in car park & pick up. Parents welcome to stay. Part of our Animal Friends badge, Amazing rain forest created out of green houses, & Rescued exotic pets. Parking very limited.
11 May 10:00-12:00 The Hatters Cup 2019 Beavers & Cubs Luton Town FC Uniform
The very first Hatters Cup for all Beaver & Cub packs throughout Luton & Bedfordshire. Our Pack is invited to become part of what we hope will become England's most exciting fun filled Beaver & Cub pack friendly footie tournament to be held at a professional football stadium. All teams are guaranteed a minimum of five matches. The event is six-a side & we can bring up to ten players per squad. There will be cups & medals for the winners & runners up. Open to boys & girls. 10am to 12noon Beavers 2pm to 4pm Cubs Please let me know asap who is coming, By 4th April please. There will be Kiosk open, serving soft drinks, tea & coffee, as well as kiosk selling hot food at the Stadium selling hot dogs, food & confectionery, no alcohol is served or allowed into the stadium.
16 May 18:15-19:30 All-Star Cricket, part of Sports badge, Team work & my Skills. Church Hall Uniform
Brad from all Star Cricket is bring his equipment & showing us how to play the game. Then we shall have a match. If weathers good we can go to Bennets rec, if not we will do in door with soft play equipment.
23 May 18:15-19:30 Nature Walk & talk Blows Down Nature Reserve (Half Moon Lane) Uniform
Meet at Blows down, work towards Outdoor challenge award.Sera from Wild Life Trust introduce their work. Walk with a purpose (Sensory trial ) & nature craft. Wear suitable clothing for weather. Parents welcome.
30 May 18:15-19:30 1/2 tern no Beavers Church Hall Uniform
1 Jun 10:00-16:00 District Beaver fun day Milton Bryan Uniform
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6 Jun 18:15-19:30 Plant out Comunity garden, & games Lowther Road Shops Uniform
Drop of & pick up same place. Aproprate clothing.Bring sunflowers to plant.
13 Jun 18:15-19:30 Father's Day suprise Church Hall Uniform
Part of Skills challenge award 3 & creative activity badge
20 Jun 18:15-19:30 Make kite & games Church Hall Uniform
26 Jun 18:00-20:00 Group Barbecue and AGM Milton Bryan Bri.C/Nic.P Uniform
A barbecue for all of our leaders, members, and their parents, held at the Milton Bryan campsite. There will also a be a short AGM.
27 Jun 18:15-19:30 Fly kits & go for a walk. Dunstable Downs Uniform
Drop of & pick up from Dunstable downs. Old car park. Please wear Appropriate cloths.
4 Jul 18:15-19:30 TBA Church Hall Uniform
11 Jul 18:15-19:30 Blows downs with Sera From Wild life Trust. Blows Down Nature Reserve (Half Moon Lane) Uniform
2nd part to work towards our door Challenge Award. Mini beast hunting, wildlife flower bingo, make something for animals or birds. Cloths & foot wear appropriate for weather.
18 Jul 18:15-19:30 Picnic & games in the park Church Hall Uniform
Last night end of term, Meet at priory gardens weather permitting. Play rounders, & a picnic