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Read all about the amazing year we’ve had!

AGM Report 2017

2017-18 DofE programme

Following our successful launch event in September, twenty-one of our Explorer Scouts have begun their journey towards achieving their DofE Award with us this year, 6 Gold and 15 Silver 😀.

A MASSIVE Thank You!

Click here for a slideshow of photos: Slideshow webM or here (same show different format) Slideshow MP4

 

Astro Camp

The older Scouts took a trip to Northumberland in September 2017 to do some stargazing on the beach and explore the beautiful coastline.

Lads & Dads Camp 2017

17 pairs of Lads & Dads enjoyed an action packed weekend camping on the Chatsworth Estate.  Activities included Kayaking, Shooting, Non Stop Cricket and loads of personal challenges including climb your dad and the horseshoe toss game. Each evening saw the dads relaxing around the fire and sharing stories!

Well done to our winners, Dan and Colin Jacobs and to all who took part. Open the full post to see more pics, or view the gallery here.

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Annual General Meeting, 17 October, 8.15pm

All parents and adult supporters of 20th Sheffield are invited to the Group’s Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 17 October at 8.15pm in the upstairs function room at The Banner Cross pub on Ecclesall Road.

This is expected to be a short formal meeting to approve the annual accounts, the nomination and appointment of the committee, and hear a brief report from the Group Scout Leader about the Group’s activities over the last 12 months.

Section Leaders will be present and available to discuss their programmes. Please show your support for them; they give up hundreds of hours to look after your children and appreciate the chance to meet and talk to parents.

20th Sheffield is run by a dedicated group of leaders supported by a committee of parent volunteers and an Active Support Unit (ASU). The committee and ASU are looking for new members. If you would like to get involved on the committee, please make yourself known at the meeting or contact chris@staves.org.uk. If you’d like to know more about the ASU, please contact Neil Benson activesupport@20th.org.uk.

Sponsored Walk: 17 September 2017

All 20th Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorer Scouts and their family and friends are invited to take part in our sponsored walk to help us raise money to replace our minibus. Our target is £4000.

There are 5 routes to choose from, depending on how far you’d like to walk. All the routes are timed to finish at the Common Land on Common Lane at approximately 4.30pm. Obviously, a lot depends on how fast you walk!

There will be a BBQ and refreshments at the finish.

Everything you need to sign up is here: READ ME!

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Big Bouncy Blow Out! Friday 14th July

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We are celebrating another fantastic year at 20th Sheffield Scout Group with the Big Bouncy Blow Out!

Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Parents, Friends and Family are all welcome to join us at Abbeydale Sports Club for an evening of fun and food!

We have hired out five of the best inflatable games out there, consisting of;

> A massive 25 foot Bouncy Castle

> A super long 40 foot Bungee Run

> An even longer 60 foot assault course

> Gladiator Jousting

> Sumo Wrestling Suits

You get unlimited use of all of these for the price of a £5 wristband (6yrs+). For anyone not wanting to go on the inflatables, you are welcome to the event free of charge.

We’ll be running field games alongside the inflatable festivities. There’s also a BBQ serving proper foot long hotdogs and Beef Burgers, and a full bar for the over 18s.

See you all there!

The 20th Team

 

Gang Show Movie Now available for Pre-order

Please order your Gang Show Movie on the form below. There are three options, DVD, HD Blu-Ray or USB Stick containing an HD Video file.

Each comes individually packaged. Please fill in the attached form and return to your section leader.

Payment can be made either online at www.ticketsource.co.uk/20thevents (With NO booking fee) or by Cheque made payable to ‘20th Sheffield Scout Group’.

 

The Premier!

We have hired a movie theatre at Sheffield University to Premier the Movie. This will be on Sunday May 21st at 3pm.

It is open to you and your family and its FREE! To book your tickets go to www.ticketsource.co.uk/20thevents and book as many as you need. ‘The Movie’ disks will be available after this event.

Movie Order form
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