E-News: September


I hope you had a pleasant summer, a good rest and are ready for a busy term of Scouting!

Highlights from the Summer Holidays:

  • Adult Volunteers BBQ was well attended, huge thanks to Andy and team for hosting
  • Jamborette to Haarlem – video highlights on this YouTube link, well worth a watch https://youtu.be/HXWUex2wAbc

Newsletters will be coming out regularly featuring updates from our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/hemel.scouts.

If you’d like to contribute anything feel free to send to me and I’ll add it for you, you can also be added as an admin to post your Group activities yourself. 


Deadline: 18th September – Award nominations for Acorns and Chief Scout Awards must be submitted by this time in order to be in a position to receive an invitation this year. Awards submitted after this time will only be considered next year. Nominees can be submitted at https://www.hemel-scouts.co.uk/awards/submit-yp-award-recipients/


Dates for your diary:

  • 11th Sept (tonight) – GSL Meeting – Postponed
  • 15th Sept – ASAP at Phasels Wood
  • 15th October – Squirrel & Beaver Event at Lees Wood (Letters have gone out, deadline to book 1st October)
  • 19th October – Awards Evening at AFC in Maylands
  • 20th October – JOTI
  • 3rd November – Family fireworks at Hobbs Hill Wood School – info on obtaining a pack coming out 11/09/23
  • 17th November – Green Beret at Phasels Wood
  • 26th November – Cub Badge Day (Astronomer)
  • 10th December – Christmas Event for Squirrels, Beavers and Cubs

Keep Scouting!