logo
Scout Troop logo
Last updated
This page last updated 25th September 2017.
2 November 2017
Fireworks and Bonfire Night. All the family welcome! Details will be e-mailed.
19 October 2017
School
Carving
12 October 2017
Rock-Up
Exciting & creative climbing challenges. Details will be e-mailed.
5 October 2017
School gym
Games night.
28 September 2017
School playground
Cooking competition on fires - practice for County Competition.
21 September 2017
Woods
Wide game. See e-mail for details.
7 September 2017
School gym
1st night back. Games. Troop forum.
AUTUMN TERM 2017
13 July 2017
TBD
Cycle ride. See e-mail for details.
22 June 2017
School field
Archery (younger) or Bike challenge night (older). See e-mail for details.
15 June 2017
School gym + outside
Patrol camp planning, and field games.
25 May 2017
Dragon Boating
Mon 24 April 2017
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting. (No scouts.)
SUMMER TERM 2017
6 April 2017
School gym
Younger scouts = 1st aid training.
Older scouts to choose th eir own activity!
30 March 2017
School gym
Wood carving.
23 March 2017
School gym
Mystery games.
16 March 2017
School gym + field
Morse code, Semaphore, etc.
9 March 2017
See e-mail.
Wide game. See e-mail for details.
2 March 2017
School gym + outside
Pancake night :-)
23 February 2017
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
16 February 2017
School gym
Fire safety / 1st aid badge.
9 February 2017
Scout site
Climbing & Archery.
2 February 2017
Driving range
Golf driving range, Widney.
26 January 2017
School Hall
To be organized by older girls.
19 January 2017
TBD
Night Hike. See e-mail for details. Bring coat, boots, torch. Uniform not required.
12 January 2017
School
Games night
5 January 2017
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SPRING TERM 2017
22 December 2016
Hillfield
Carol Singing.
15 December 2016
School gym
Make a game: Teams have to invent and make a game using the materials provided, and then everyone plays them!
8 December 2016
TBD
Wide game.
1 December 2016
School
Charlie's Angels.
24 November 2016
School gym
Nav night. (In boxes).
17 November 2016
School gym
Toilet roll rope twist.
10 November 2016
School
Drum Workshop
3 November 2016
Tidbury Green
Bonfire Night. With firework display! (Invites will be e-mailed to all the families in Group)
27 October 2016
David's house
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
20 October 2016
School
Guy Fawkes building competition. Before burning them at bonfire night!
13 October 2016
Skating rink
Ice Skating. (See e-mail fortnight before.)
6 October 2016
TBA
Operation Monkspath. (See e-mail week before.)
29 September 2016
School
Pop Can Pancake Stoves
22 September 2016
School.
Pioneering.
15 September 2016
TBA
Scavenge Hike. See e-mail week before.
8 September 2016
School field
Volleyball
AUTUMN TERM 2016
2 August 2016
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting.
21 July 2016
Woods
Backwoods cooking. Meet in car park next to woods at 7:30pm. See e-mail for details.
14 July 2016
School field
Olympics
07 July 2016
Woods
Shelter building competition.
30 June 2016
See e-mail.
Cycling. Bring bikes and helmets!
23 June 2016
Woods
Fire building competition.
16 June 2016
See e-mail.
Groups of Scouts will be dropped off in one location, and challenged to find their way to another. (Groups of Leaders will then be challenged to find all the missing ones!) See e-mail.
9 June 2016
School Hall
Rockets. Please bring 2 litre pop bottles to jump on!
26 May 2016
Creation
Climbing, Scootering & BMXing
Tue 24 May 2016
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting.
19 May 2016
School playground
Ready Steady Cook!
NEW PARENTS' MEETING (in Hall).
12 May 2016
TBC
Incident Hike.
5 May 2016
School gym
Troop Camp Menu planning.
New Scouts' kit training.
Expedition challenge presentation.
28 April 2016
Crazy Crisp Competition.
21 April 2016
TBA
St George's Wide Game
SUMMER TERM 2015
Tue 19 April 2016
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
14 April 2016
School gym
Teambuilding challenges.
17 March 2016
School gym
A variety of fun, Irish themed shenanigans!
Plus Expedition challenge preparation for those taking part.
10 March 2016
School Hall
Trading Post ... for Fair Trade Fortnight!
3 March 2016
School
Expedition emergencies: Who can be best at them?!
25 February 2016
School gym
SuperCaloryFragileBallistic
A circus of lively, fun, energetic and entertaining challenges.
18 February 2016
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
11 February 2016
School gym
Balloon modelling (twisting).
4 February 2016
School Hall
Expedition challenge launch
+ Scout skills for new starters
+ Games.
28 January 2016
School field
Field games & night nav.
21 January 2016
School Hall
Emergency aid.
14 January 2016
See e-mail.
Night Hike. Practice for the County event.
Tue 12 January 2016
Harvey's House
Leaders' planning meeting.
7 January 2016
Woods
Christmas Tree Burning !
Please bring a Christmas tree if you can.
SPRING TERM 2016
Tue 22 Dec 2015
Monkspath/Hillfield
Carol Singing.
17 December 2015
School
Jules & Lizzie's Christmas Party !
10 December 2015
Woods
Wide Game - with a creative and seasonal theme!!
3 December 2014
Broadwater
Shooting, archery, climbing.
Make sure you book!! See e-mail for details.
26 November 2015
School
Games.
DofE slide-show.
19 November 2015
School Hall
Environ-Mental games and team challenges.
12 November 2015
School gym
Carving.
5 November 2015
Millpool
Bonfire Night - see e-mail for details.
Wed 4 November 2015
Harvey's House
Leaders' planning meeting.
22 October 2015
School Hall
Uganda presentation.
15 October 2015
Broadwater
Shooting, archery, climbing.
8 October 2015
TBA
Navigation challenge hike (incl practice for Operation Chamelion!). Look out for e-mail from Patrick with details.
1 October 2015
School Playground
Cooking Competition.
24 September 2015
Quasar Elite
Laser Quest
17 September 2015
School
1st aid and Navigation skills assessments.
10 September 2015
School Gym
1st Troop night of Autumn Term.
Wed 2 Sept 2015
Harvey's House
Leaders' planning meeting. (No scouts this week.)
AUTUMN TERM 2015
16 July 2015
School?
BBQ & games on field.
9 July 2015
School field
"Does the face fit?" - a challenge night on the field.
2 July 2015
Woods
Survival skills training in the woods - for survival camp in Autumn, and Survival Skills Activity Badge.
25 June 2015
Leamington
Canoeing - see e-mail an book via Eventwax.
18 June 2015
Park
Cycle Challenge night. See e-mail for details. Meet at the park with a bike + helmet. Uniform not required.
11 June 2015
Golf Club
Golf driving range (including some tuition from the club Pro on the putting green and the pitching practice area).
4 June 2015
Woods
Survival skills training in the woods - for survival camp in Autumn, and Survival Skills Activity Badge.
Wed 27 May 2015
Harvey's House
Half term - no scouts. Leaders' planning meeting.
21 May 2015
Creation Skate Park + Climbing Wall
Climbing, Scootering, BMXing. Look out for e-mail with on-line booking details.
14 May 2015
Shirley
Chip Shop Challenge - teams will identify the tip Top Chip Shop!
Supermarket Sweep, for the Troop Camp Patrols.
7 May 2015
School
Incident night + Troop Camp Patrols planning their food.
30 April 2015
School gym
Collection of ropy old challenges - tug'o'war, rope-throwing, rope jumping, quoits. Plus parachute games. And an interesting experiment...
23 April 2015
Woods
Treasure hunt.
16 April 2015
School gym
Japanese evening - run by the Japan Jamboree team!
9 April 2015
Harvey's House
Leaders planning meeting. (No scouts)
SUMMER TERM 2015
26 March 2015
School gym
Games night + have your say with programme ideas for next term!
19 March 2015
School
Exotic animals will be visiting - Snake, Meerkat, Kookaburra, Chinchilla, Owl, Lizard - for you to see, stroke and learn about.
12 March 2015
Woods
Wide game
5 March 2015
School gym
Hungry Hippos...
26 February 2015
School
Chinese New(ish) Year
19 February 2014
Half Term
No scouts.
12 February 2015
Ice Rink
Ice Skating.
5 February 2015
School
Map making.
29 January 2015
School
Archery
22 January 2015
School
Bringing resuscitation to life.
And introducing the Troop's new 'mini-annies'!
15 January 2015
TBA
Night Hike (practice for THE Night Hike on 31st January).
8 January 2015
Harvey's house
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SPRING TERM 2015
18 December 2014
Monkspath/Hilllfield
Carol Singing - traditional festive fun! Parents welcome to join in and bring other family members if they do!
11 December 2014
School Hall
Christmas entertainments evening! All the family welcome. Sketches, photo-shows, competitions, etc.
4 December 2014
School gym
Some suitable challenges linked to "Disability awareness week".
27 November 2014
School gym
Paul's "Construction Night".
(Plus practice x-mas show sketches/dances.)
20 November 2014
School Hall
Social evening for all family and friends of the Group. The more the merrier! See e-mail invite for details.
13 November 2014
School
2nd Monkspath's got talent - we believe! - so please come along with anything you could perform or entertain each other with! Instrument you can play, music you’ve been practising, dance routine, juggling act, comedy sketch, magic tricks, etc, etc, etc....
6 November 2014
Woods
Bonfire night. All the family welcome!
23 October 2014
School
Zombie night....
22 October 2014
Harvey's house
Leaders' planning meeting - note Wednesday (before half term)!
16 October 2014
Park/Woods - TBA
James Wren's night.
9 October 2014
Land Rover, Solihull
Visit to Land Rover. See Wed night update to arrangements on e-mail.
2 October 2014
School gym
Marble run.
25 September 2014
See e-mail.
Incident hike.
18 September 2014
School gym
Map symbol dash.
11 September 2014
School
1st night back.
Archery!
10 September (Wed)
Harvey's house
Planning meeting.
AUTUMN TERM 2014
17 July 2014
School field
Field challenges. Please meet in playground. Uniform not required.
10 July 2014
River
Dragon Boating!! Plus complete Scout Dragon Boating badge. See invitation sent by e-mail for details & how to book.
3 July 2014
Woods
Fire lighting challenge.
26 June 2014
Park
Enviro-MENTAL night.
19 June 2014
Park
Wide-game in park - see e-mail for details.
12 June 2014
Park
Bike skills - bring a bike!
Details of location etc will be sent by e-mail on Wednesday.
5 June 2014
Park
Solihull Carnival. See e-mail for details.
29 May 2014
Harvey's house
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
22 May 2014
School field
Archery & Volleyball.
15 May 2014
TBA
Wide-game - watch out for e-mail with detail!
8 May 2014
School gym
Shocking exclusive: Paul's live-wire challenge.
1 May 2014
School gym
Games night.
24 April 2014
Harvey's house
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SUMMER TERM 2014
10 April 2014
School
Paul's surprise night!
3 April 2014
TBA
Shooting night - details will follow by email
27 March 2014
School
Ready Steady Cook
20 March 2014
School
St Patrick's Night - come and join in the Irish dancing and look for the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow maybe. Leprechaun outfits optional....(uniform still required!)
13 March 2014
School
Pioneering challenge
6 March 2014
TBA
Planet Walk - walk the solar system in one evening! Details will follow via email
27 February 2014
Quasar Elite
Laser Quest
20 February 2014
Harvey's house
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
13 February 2014
School gym
Circuit of traditional games: Compete at Snap, Drafts, Tom Trumps, Dominoes, Card-houses, Jenga, Quoits, etc.
6 February 2014
School
Spaghetti bridges.
30 January 2014
School
Chinese New Year - an extravaganza of Chinese entertainment!
23 January 2014
TBA
Night Hike - practice for the real thing - or come anyway!
16 January 2014
School gym
Games & compass skills.
9 January 2014
Harvey's house
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SPRING TERM 2014
19 December 2013
Hillfield
Carol singing
Come have some festive fun - and help raise funds for our new stores.
12 December 2013
Creation
Scootering, skate-boarding or BMX’ing
and climbing.
7pm – 9:15pm
5 December 2013
School
DofE expedition presentations
X-mas show rehearsal
Christmas decoration making.
28 November 2013
School or dive centre
Map attack!
SCUBA diving
21 November 2013
School or dive centre
Alternative 1st aid night
Christmas show prep
SCUBA diving.
14 November 2013
School or dive centre
Christmas show ideas .... or get knotted!
+ SCUBA diving.
7 November 2013
Cricket ground
Fireworks & Bonfire Night. Huge fireworks, huge fire. Look out for details on e-mail. Scouts to arrive 7:30pm.
31 October 2013
Harvey's house
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
24 October 2013
Woods
Halloween night! Come in costume if you can :-)
17 October 2013
School Gym
Monopoly. (Not on a board....)
Also, "Stores Wars" parents' meeting.
10 October 2013
School
Jules' Cultural night!
3 October 2013
Ice Rink
Ice Skating - watch out for e-mail invite.
26 September 2013
School Gym
First aid.
19 September 2013
Woods
Avast ye, it be "International Talk Like A Pirate Day" and ye scallywags will be playing a wide-game. Cast your eye over e-mail for details.
12 September 2013
School Gym
1st night back!
5 September 2013
Harvey's house
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
AUTUMN TERM 2013
18 July 2013
School
Water, water, every where,
Nor any drop to drink.
11 July 2013
Bowling alley
Bowling - see invite e-mailed for details. 7pm - 9:30pm.
4 July 2013
Some woods
"The Slightly Peckish Games"
See e-mail for which woods will be held in and other details.
27 June 2013
School playground
Ready Steady Cook!
If it’s still raining hard, we’re gonna try and run the night indoors. Hence please meet in the School Hall. In case the smoke alarms go off and we have to go outside, still bring waterproofs. If anyone can bring large golfing umbrellas, please do!
20 June 2013
School field
Julympics. Sporty type challenges out on the field. Bring coat if cold or wet.
13 June 2013
School field
Photo-fit field frollicks.
6 June 2013
School field
Archery & Fencing.
Meet playground 7:30pm
5 June 2013
Harvey's house
Leaders planning meeting.
23 May 2013
Woods
Cooking on fires.
16 May 2013
See e-mail
Wide Game, see e-mail for location & details. Dress according to weather - uniform not required. Meet 7:30pm, pick-up 9:30pm.
9 May 2013
School gym
"Paul's Balls"
2 May 2013
School gym + field
Scouting skills. Outside for most of night, so please bring a warm coat. Meet in uniform in gym as usual.
25 April 2013
Golf Driving Range
Golf Driving Range
18 April 2013
School
Rocket launchers & games.
11 April 2013
Harvey's house
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SUMMER TERM 2013
21 March 2013
School
Fayre night.
14 March 2013
School
Disaster night. Scouts practice management of accidents involving multiple casualties. How many lives can they save?!
7 March 2013
School
Fruit salad....
28 February 2013
School
Knot fair!
14 February 2013
School
Valentine's party.
7 February 2013
School
PL's Incident night. Can you save the Explorers from Death?
31 January 2013
TBD
Night Hike (to practice for the County night hike!)
24 January 2013
School
Scottish themed celebration of....
Burns Night.
Parents welcome to join us!
See e-mail for details.
17 January 2013
Quasar Elite
Laser Quest! Meet 7pm. See e-mail for details.
10 January 2013
School Hall
Navigation training and quiz, + games.
3rd January 2013
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SPRING TERM 2013
20 December 2012
Monkspath / Hillfield
Carol Singing.
See facebook event for details.
13 December 2012
School
Christmas show!
6 December 2012
School
2nd Monkspath's Got Talent!
Anyone with anything to perform/entertain, please bring! Especially if it's something you could do at the Christmas show.
29 November 2012
St Peter's
PL's food challenge night.
DofE expedition presentations at end.
22 November 2012
Creation
BMXing, Skateboarding, Climbing.
15 November 2012
School gym
1st aid training
(PL's organizing their troop night.)
8th November 2012
Woods
Fireworks & Bonfire night!
See e-mail for details.
1 November 2012
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
25 October 2012
School
Competition to make Guy-Fawkes with likeness of leaders, and guess which leader other teams have made. Your patrol will need to bring in suitable clothes, stuffing, etc. We will burn them at the bonfire night on 8th Nov!
18 October 2012
Park
Orienteering challenge.
11 October 2011
School
Marble Run
4 October 2012
TBD
Wide Game
27 September 2012
Ice rink
Ice Skating
20 September 2012
School playground
Ready steady cook!
Teams compete to create tasty meals from ingredients provided.
13 September 2012
School gym
Games night.
6 September 2012
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
AUTUMN TERM 2012
19 July 2012
School
End of Term Disco, featuring DJ Louis, girl power from Jules & Lizzie, and lights by Steve.
12 July 2012
TBD
Wide Game.
5 July 2012
School Field / Carthews
Shooting / fencing / archery. (Rotated over three evenings.) Please check e-mail for group allocations and make sure you know which activity you're doing and where you need to be.
28 June 2012
School & outside
Volley Ball practice for Malvern Challenge, water-wide-game (& investitures). Be prepared to go outside!
21 June 2012
School (& outside)
School of Rock & pop, comic sketches, games.
14 June 2012
School Field / Carthews
Shooting / fencing / archery. (Rotated over three evenings.) Please check e-mail for group allocations and make sure you know which activity you're doing and where you need to be.
7 June 2012
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
31 May 2012
Driving range
Golf driving range.
24 May 2012
School Field / Carthews
Shooting / fencing / archery. (Rotated over three evenings.) Please check e-mail for group allocations and make sure you know which activity you're doing and where you need to be.
17 May 2012
Bowling alley
Bowling. See e-mail for details.
10 May 2012
TBA
Treasure hunt.
3 May 2012
School Field
Rope ladder & pioneering competition. Bring coat as will be outside!
26 April 2012
School gym
Games night - learn a larger selection to play at Troop Nights!
19 April 2012
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
5 April 2012
Woods
Fire & stuff.
29 March 2012
School gym
Oh know knot again!!
22 March 2012
TBA
Wide game.
15 March 2012
School gym
Trash fashion & rubbish modelling - design and make your own fabulous outfits from 'unusual' materials ... and model them!,
OR games & challenges.
8 March 2012
Creation
Climbing and BMXing For those who've booked. See e-mail for details.
1 March 2012
School & outside
Clock orienteering competition (Practice those navigation skills for the night hike!) and mini wide-game.
23 February 2012
School
Pancake Night!!
16 February 2012
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
9 February 2012
TBA
Night hike (as practice for The District Night Hike).
2 February 2012
School gym
Spoons. (It's a game!)
26 January 2012
Quasar Elite
Laser Quest. See e-mail for details. 7pm-9:15pm.
19 January 2012
Find out all about this years' camps!
Parents of new scouts also invited - Harvey will hold a quick meet at the start of Troop Night about camps and going away with the Troop.
12 January 2012
School gym
1st night back after Christmas. Games night.
5 January 2012
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SPRING TERM 2012
15 December 2011
School
Christmas 'do'.
8 December 2011
School gym
Conkers! And a quick CPR practice.
1 December 2011
TBD
Wide game.
24 November 2011
Ice rink
Ice skating.
See e-mail for details.
17 November 2011
School gym
DofE presentation and games night.
10 November 2011
School Playground
Ready Steady Cook!
Outside, so bring torch and coat.
3 November 2011
Woods
Fireworks and Bonfire night.
27 October 2011
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
20 October 2011
Park
Orienteering challenge.
13 October 2011
School gym
Andy Noton challenge night.
6 October 2011
Ackers
Skiing & boarding.
29 September 2011
Woods
Wide game.
22 September
School gym
Quoits night.
15 September 2011
School gym
Team games.
8 September 2011
School Classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
AUTUMN TERM
2011
21 July 2011
School
Games & BBQ night.
14 July 2011
Blackwell Adventure
High Ropes, Grass sledging or Orienteering.
7 July 2011
School or woods
First Aid training, or Back woods cooking in woods.
30 June 2011
Blackwell Adventure
High Ropes, Grass sledging or Orienteering.
23 June 2011
School or woods
First Aid training, or Back woods cooking in woods.
16 June 2011
Blackwell Adventure
High Ropes, Grass sledging or Orienteering.
9 June 2011
School Field
Wide games.
Emma's Himalayas slide-show.
2 June 2011
Half term - no scouts.
26 May 2011
Range, School or Car-park
Shooting, Archery or Cycling. Please read e-mail to see where you're invited each night, and please DO NOT turn up at any of the sessions you're not invited to!!
19 May 2011
Range, School or Car-park
Shooting, Archery or Cycling. Please read e-mail to see where you're invited each night, and please DO NOT turn up at any of the sessions you're not invited to!!
12 May 2011
Range, School or Car-park
Shooting, Archery or Cycling. Please read e-mail to see where you're invited each night, and please DO NOT turn up at any of the sessions you're not invited to!!
5 May 2011
School
1st Troop Night of term. (Note no scouts on 28th April). Please bring any tents you've dried.
3 May 2011
School Classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SUMMER TERM
2011
7 April 2011
School
Obstacle course - invent & compete! Possibly outside.
31 March 2011
School
Record breakers challenge night.
24 March 2011
TBA
Wide-game (outside). Please could we have some parent volunteers to help us run?
17 March 2011
School
St PATRICK's Night!
10 March 2011
School
Pancake night - pancake racing, pancake tossing, pancake decorating ....
3 March 2011
School
New parents' meeting
Games Night.
17 February 2011
Fields
Night Hike practice.
10 February 2011
Gym
T-shirt making.
3 February 2011
Gym
World challenge.
27 January 2011
Gym (or Pool)
Skills bases.
DofE expedition presentation.
SCUBA diving for those booked/allocated for this night.
20 January 2011
Gym (or Pool)
Patrol Leaders' Challenges.
SCUBA diving for those booked/allocated for this night.
13 January 2011
Gym (or Pool)
Hannah's slide-show from Ugandan Orphanage visit, plus fun and games!
SCUBA diving for those booked/allocated for this night.
6 January 2011
School Classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SPRING TERM
2011
16 December 2010
School
Christmas show.
9 December 2010
School
Christmas show rehearsal (+ ??).
2 December 2010
School
Andy Noton Night.
25 November 2010
School gym & field
"The Hunt for Red October."
Bring a very warm coat, gloves, hat, etc and PLEASE BRING A TORCH.
18 November 2010
Gym
Skills & X-mas show ideas.
11 November 2010
Ice rink
Ice Skating - see e-mailed invitation for details.
4 November 2010
Woods
Bonfire & FIREWORKS night.
All family welcome.
See e-mail for details.
Tue 26 October 2010
Harvey's House
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
Note this is a TUESDAY!
21 October 2010
School
See who's ballista can shoot a burning torch the furthest! (Bring warm coat and electric torch.)
+ Surprise visit from Victoria who runs Ugandan Orphanage, to tell us about the success of the poultry project we've raised money for!
14 October 2010
TBA
Driving range. 7pm-8:30pm. See e-mail for details & directions.
7 October 2010
School gym
Explorers' Circus Night...
30 September 2010
School gym & field
Archery and outdoor manoeuvres - bring a coat!
23 September 2010
School gym & field
Archery and outdoor manoeuvres - bring a coat!
16 September 2010
Woods
Wide-game.
9 September 2010
School
Games & challenges night.
7 September 2010
Woods
Steve Backshall visit.
2 September 2010
School Classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
22 July 2010
Woods
Fire in the woods - for all the scouts who've said they'd really love to do New Scouts' Camp again ....
15 July 2010
School
Patrol Challenges. (Run by the Patrol Leaders, but they don't know it yet....)
8 July 2010
Park
Wide Game.
1 July 2010
School
Following all the disasters at Adam's previous night, everyone thought it would be a good idea to repeat it! The disasters were quality last time, "sick" in fact, but this time the accidents will be even more dramatic.
24 June 2010
School
Malvern Challenge preparation, and games out on field.
17 June 2010
Activity Centre
Air rifle shooting & Pedal Go-Karting (which ever you didn't do on the 10th). See e-mail for details.
10 June 2010
Activity Centre
Air rifle shooting & Pedal Go-Karting. See e-mail for details.
3 June 2010
School Classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
27 May 2010
School
Disaster Night. Find out if you could keep your head and save someone's life in an emergency.
20 May 2010
Ackers
Skiing, boarding, climbing! See e-mailed internet links for details and to book.
13 May 2010
School Playground
Toffee Apple making...
6 May 2010
Woods
Wide-game - Election night special! See e-mail on Wed night for details.
29 April 2010
School gym
Skills night.
+Six Summits Kit Check.
22 April 2010
School gym
Medieval games.
15 April 2010
School Classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
1 April 2010
School gym
Noton Night.
25 March 2010
Ski Slope
Dry Slope Skiing. If you've booked, see e-mail for details.
18 March 2010
School gym
Multi activity night.
11 March 2010
Wide Game.
4 March 2010
School gym
Scouting Skills Night
25 February 2010
Night hike - see e-mails for details!
18 February 2010
School Classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
11 February 2010
Gym
Activity Night Andy Style.
An Active night!
4 February 2010
Gym
"Passport to the world". Can you overcome challenges of an international dimension to circumnavigate the world?
28 January 2010
Gym
Crystal Maze
21 January 2010
Gym
Scouting skills night
14 January 2010
School
2009 Photo Show + Games Night. Parents welcome to photo-show at 9pm!
7 January 2010
Classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
17 December 2009
School Hall
Christmas Show!
10 December 2009
School gym
Fire throwing ballisters.
Christmas Show final rehearsal.
3 December 2009
Swimming Pool
The whole swimming pool will be booked out for Jacqueline and her team of instructors to teach everyone life-saving techniques!
26 November 2009
School
"Paul's Balls." This is an ingenious competition requiring each team to have balls of steel.
Christmas show rehearsing for those performing.
19 November 2009
School gym
Christmas Show Creative brain storm - have a think of ideas!
Plus some navigation training from the Explorers.
12 November 2009
School gym
"Totally Wiped Out!" Very energetic challenges!
5 November 2009
Woods
Bonfire and fireworks night.
29 October 2009
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
22 October 2009
Quasar Elite
LaserQuest.
7:20pm-9:30pm. Details on e-mail.
15 October 2009
8 October 2009
1 October 2009
24 September 2009
10 September 2009
3 September 2009
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
16 July 2009
9 July 2009
2 July 2009
25 June 2009
18 June 2009
11 June 2009
4 June 2009
28 May 2009
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
21 May 2009
14 May 2009
7 May 2009
30 April 2009
23 April 2009
16 April 2009
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
2 April 2009
26 March 2009
19 March 2009
12 March 2009
5 March 2009
26 February 2009
19 February 2009
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
12 February 2009
5 February 2009
29 January 2009
22 January 2009
Countryside
Night-hike as practice for THE Night Hike on 24th.
15 January 2009
School
1st Troop Night of term.
8 January 2009
School classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SPRING TERM
2009
18 December 2008
School Hall
Christmas show - bring your family!
11 December 2008
School
Games and challenges.
(Christmas show performers rehearse.)
4 December 2008
School
Noton Superstar Challenges, unless this was on 20th Nov, in which case wide-game on field.
(Christmas show performers rehearse.)
27 November 2008
School
Bicycle maintainance night. Bring your bike!!
(Christmas show performers rehearse.)
20 November 2008
School
Wide game on field, unless foul weather in which case Noton Superstar Challenges.
(Christmas show performers rehearse.)
Remember to wear your uniform, but bring suitable coat, footwear, etc for running about on field.
13 November 2008
School gym
Uganda night + Cast the performances for Christmas show.
6 November 2008
District Woods
Please see the two e-mails for details, directions, what to bring, times, etc. Arrive 7:30. Old-clothes and boots.
23 October 2008
District woods
Fire & tracking night in woods. Location map in members area. Uniform not required - dress up warm!
16 October 2008
Playground
Not your ordinary cookign challenge - see what you can do with some "interesting" ingredients....
9 October 2008
Gym
Skills and challenges.
2 October 2008
School
DofE expedition presentations + games.
25 September 2008
School
Incident challenges. (DofE teams: Steve's famous presentation skills training!)
18 September 2008
TBA
Wide game. (DofE teams prepare for expedition presentations.)
11 September 2008
Gym
Games night. (DofE teams prepare for expedition presentations.)
4 September 2008
School Classroom
Leaders planning meeting. (No scouts.)
AUTUMN TERM
2008
17 July 2008
School
To be advised. (Changed programme since have offer of 'proper' morris dancers to come in and run a night in autunm!)
10 July 2008
District Woods
Incident Challenge Night [Giles + Dan].
3 July 2008
District's Woods
Back-woods cooking - see e-mail. Directions to woods also in members documents section. Meet 7:30, collect 9:15-9:30. Old clothes (non-uniform).
(YL's + Giles + Dan plan challenges for 10th)
26 June 2008
School Field
Orienteering [Alex+Jen].
DofE expedition planning.
19 June 2008
School Field
Wide Game [Chris + YL's]
12 June 2008
Moseley
Year 6's - climbing
Years 7+ - BMX/Skating
Year 10 DofE teams planning expedition at St Peter's.
Uniform not required for any of above.
5 June 2008
Solihull Carnival
Meeting at School at 7:30 - see e-mail with details.
29 May 2008
School Classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
22 May 2008
School hall/field
'Trading post' challenges - collection of creative challenges you have to 'buy' stuff to complete, and 'earn' money for if you succede - in competition with other teams. You might even get to set fire to something!
DofE teams planning expedition.
15 May 2008
School field
Sporting challenge night. Wear uniform, coat if cold/wet, and shoes to run in!
DofE teams will be planning expedition with Claire.
8 May 2008
School gym
Share Fayre - show and tell of the year's camps - see what you want to go on!
1 May 2008
School gym
Six Summits Kit Check.
Young Scouts - kit training.
Steve + PL's prepare 'Share Fayre'.
Etc
24 April 2008
Woods
Wide game. Meet in front of Shelley Farm pub 7:30pm. Collect 9:30pm. Bring coat & boots (Uniform not required).
17 April 2008
TBD
Ready Steady Cook!
10 April 2008
School gym
Social/team games.
DofE teams = planning expedition.
3 April 2008
School classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SUMMER TERM
2008
20 March 2008
Gym
Kirsty's international Fayre!
13 March 2008
Countryside
'Take a walk on the wild side' - night incident hike. Meet outside usual pub at 7:15, collection 9:30. Bring boots, warm & waterproof coat, hat, gloves, torch. Uniform not required. (N.B. Chase Walk teams meeting at School.)

PLEASE REMEMBER SIX SUMMITS AND NIGHT HIKE REPLIES!
6 March 2008
Ice Rink
Ice Skating. Meet at Lode Lane rink 7:15, collect 9:40pm. Bring £4, thick socks, gloves. Uniform not required.
28 February 2008
Gym
Morris Dancing or other crazyness organized by Patrick.
Young Leaders plan incident challenges for 13th March.
Year 5-7's bowling - meet 7pm Acocks Green Bowling Alley (B27 7UH), collect 8:30pm. Uniform not required for bowling.
21 Feb 2008
School
Skills night.
14 February 2008
School classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
7 February 2008
School gym
Incident!
31 January 2008
School gym
Fashion/Art Festival
24 January 2008
TBD
Wide Game
17 January 2008
Tudor Grange
Swimming + gala team selection. Check out the new pool! Half of it reserved for our exclusive use. Meet 7:30 with £1.
10 January 2008
School Hall
Survival Challenge bases
Need to sort what we're entering for swimming gala, so please find out before you come whether you can take part on 19th, 7:30pm.
Note we in hall not gym!
3 January 2008
School classroom
Leaders' meeting (no scouts).
SPRING TERM
2008
20 December 2007
School
Christmas Party!
Families welcome.
Don't forget 'famous Harvey' competition! Scouts: come either in costume or uniform.
13 December 2007
School
Years 6-8: Robots
Years 9&10: Climbing - meet 6:30!
Years 11&12: Ballister type competition
6 December 2007
Years 6-8: Ballister type competition
Years 9&10: Hot air balloons
Years 11&12: Climbing - meet 6:30!
29 November 2007
Park
Communication Challenge
22 November 2007
School
BALLOON MAN!! Learn how to twist balloons into models, etc.
15 November 2007
School
Years 6-8: Climbing - meet 6:30!
Years 9&10: Ballister type competition
Years 11&12: Leadership training
8 November 2007
Giles Ward's house
Bonfire & Fireworks Night - see e-mail.
1 November 2007
Gym
Pumpkin competition!
Plus find out what the DofE team did over the summer.
Please remember that Chief Superintendent Gordon Scobbie, Commander of Police in Solihull, is coming AT 7:30 to present us with a cheque - hence please look SMART!!
25 October 2007
School classroom
Leaders meeting (no scouts).
4 October 2007
Sainsbury's
Fundraising + Patrols buying their food for Longridge.
27 September 2007
School
Bag night....
20 September 2007
Woods
Wide game - Hash's balls in buckets
Meet 7:30 outside usual pub/school. Collect 9:30pm. Wear old and perhaps warm or waterproof clothes, boots, etc. (Uniform is not required.)
13 September 2007
School
1st Troop Night of term.
Photo & Games night.
6 September 2007
School classroom
Leaders meeting (no scouts).
AUTUMN TERM
2007
19 July 2007
School
Skills Night
12 July 2007
TBD
Wide Game
5 July 2007
Playground / 6th Form
Chapati Challenge (cooking outdoors - bring rain-coat!)
Parent's meeting (6th form Block).
28 June 2007
Gym
Rocket building/launching !
21 June 2007
Cycle ride
A cycle ride along a pre-prepared route around the Solihull area.
Please bring a bike (in good working order) and HELMET (you will not be able to take part without a helmet).
Meet at the car park of Malvern Park at 7.30. The entrance to the car park is by St Alphege church.
Please come wearing sensible shoes and clothes you don't mind getting slightly muddy or wet in (Uniform not required).
You need to be picked up from Malvern Park car park at 9.15pm.
14 June 2007
Field
Hexathalon
6 crazy, energetic OUTDOOR challenges
7 June 2007
Park
Carnival !
Meet 7:30 in the Monkspath Hall Rd car park near to entrance by new roundabout.
31 May 2007
School classroom
Leaders meeting (no scouts).
24 May 2007
Field
Trangias
17 May 2007
To be anounced
Wide-game [Stu & Matt]
10 May 2007
Gym
Fair Trading game [Patrick].
3 May 2007
Gym
Marble Run: Steve's lost his marbles. Can you help build a contraption to save him?
Also Six Summits Kit check.
26 April 2007
Gym
First Troop Night of Summer term!
19 April 2007
School classroom
Leaders meeting (no scouts).
SUMMER TERM
2007
29 March 2007
Gym
Arty experiences: "Musical" instruments for non-musical scouts, or something creative involving sheets, colour, warmth, compassion, pain, dependency ... ask Spaden...
+SELECTION OF NIGHT HIKE TEAMS
22 March 2007
Park
TAKE A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE
Night hike. Meet 7:30, collect 9:30. Bring boots for muddiness, warm/waterproof coat, torch. Uniform not required.
15 March 2007
Gym
Arty experiences: "Musical" instruments for non-musical scouts, or something creative involving sheets, colour, warmth, compassion, pain, dependency ... ask Spaden...
8 March 2007
Woods
Wide game! Meet usual spot between pub & school 7:30. Collect 9:30pm. Bring old/warm/waterproof clothes, wellies, torch.
1 March 2007
Gym
Skills night. As usual, bring a coat in case you're outside!
22 February 2007
Gym / Playground
Team challenge bases. Don't let the snakes bite you, spill the water or loose your sheep...
15 February 2007
Half term - no scouts
Leaders' meeting, 7:30pm, School class-room.
8 February 2007
Gym
Skills night + SNOW-MAN MAKING AND SNOW-BALL FIGHT!!
1 February 2007
Golf Driving range
Tidbury Green - see e-mailed letter for details.
25 January 2007
Gym
Activity-challenge bases, e.g. Human pyramid, squeezes, super-hero costumes, pea transport, moon-survival, back-to-back standing.
18 January 2007
Gym
International night.
11 January 2007
Hall/outside (not gym)
Lively games outside and in for the first night back. Bring warm coat for outside.
4 January 2007
No Scouts
Leaders' meeting, 7:30pm, School class-room.
SPRING TERM
2007
14 December 2006
Hall
X-MAS SHOW!!!
8pm–9:30pm, St Peter’s main hall
Scouts from 7pm to prepare.

Comedy sketches
There has been a recent spate of Nursery Crimes, and another wave at the sea-side, but Inspector Thinkalot is on the case in the hopes of getting it closed. Meanwhile we won’t be showing the full Monty, but a little Python for those who are partial!

Slide show
A selection of all the best photos from the whole year – come and see what your son/daughter/friends/selves have been up to on our action packed camps.

Music
Our Merry Band wish it could be Christmas every day.

Bingo!

HAND MADE X-MAS CARDS FOR SALE FOR JAMBOREE FUNDRAISING!
7 December 2006
Gym
X-mas show rehearsal. Make sure you know your script backwards.. no, forwards would be better - for this final run-through.
30 November 2006
Gym
X-mas show rehearsal. "Be Prepared" .. to make your sketches the best ever.
23 November 2006
School field
Obstacle courses - build one to challenge your opposing team!! We'll be outside on field all night, so please bring a torch and come dressed warmly/dryly in footwear you can run about on a muddy field in (uniform not required.)
16 November 2006
Gym
Loz's debatable challenges....
9 November 2006
Tidbury Green
Bonfire Night !!
Guy Fawkes, fireworks and everything!
2 November 2006
Temp classrooms on playground
**NOTE IN CLASSROOMS NOT GYM**
An evenign of creative genious (we hope!) which will result in a quality x-mas show this year.
26 October 2006
No Scouts
Leaders' meeting, 7:30pm, School class-room.
19 October 2006
Woods
Treasure hunt wide-game: We will meet at the car park opposite the Red Lion pub at 7:30, and return there at 9:30pm. Uniform not required - wear clothes suitable for the weather and dashing around potentially muddy woods. See e-mail for map reference.
12 October 2006
School playground
Fish frenzy and creative cooking competition. Bring warm/waterproof clothes according to weather - we're outside all night. Meet on playground. Bring a torch!!
5 October 2006
School
This years DofE team will astound and entertain you with the unique success of their expedition. And then we can play lots of very active games for the rest of the night!
28 September 2006
School
This year there will be a real show at the end of term. Tonight, the creative phase of generating ideas, casting performers, etc, etc, will start, because we have huge talent in the Troop, and this year we want to use it "to the max" (man).
21 September 2006
Woods
Wide Game. Meet outside pub at 7:30pm. Collect 9:30pm. Wear old clothes suitable for weather, muddy tracks, etc. Please can leaders bring torches, and scouts not (as lose them).
Don't forget Blackpool replies!!
14 September 2006
School
Adam & Matt leaving party night!
7 September 2006
No Scouts
Leaders' meeting, 7:30pm, School class-room.
AUTUMN TERM
2006
13 July 2006
EPIC skate park
See letter/e-mail. Book on Thur 6th.
6 April 2006
School field
Competition to build the best device for firing burning torches through the darkness at highly flammable targets
Please bring:-
- Warm coat (suitable for weather)
- Footwear suitable for muddy field
- Torch (of the electric NON-flaming variety....)
Please meet IN UNIFORM in the school gym as usual.
Please collect from play-ground.
If there are any leaders/older scouts/parents who could volunteer to come 20 mins early to help me set up, then please let Harvey know!
30 March 2006
Creation Climbing Wall
Climbing! Invitation letters out by e-mail and downloadable from members' area. BOOK NOW - 1st 36 to pay get places.
23 February 2006
School
Disaster simulation - how will teams of scouts deal with a multi-casualty situation?
1 December 2005
Laser-Quest
7pm–9:30pm, Megazone, Westley Road, Acocks Green. Three games for £7 !! To guarantee a place, bring £7 to next Troop night (or give me in labled envelope). Or bring £7 in correct change on the night (but in the unlikely event that have more than 50, the last to arrive will be turned away.)
14 July 2005
NEC
Rock & Pop Festival. Meet front of St Peter’s at 6:30pm. Collect 10pm. Bring £5. Uniform not required.
19 May 2005
Ice Rink
Ice Skating! Meet inside at 7:15pm, collection 9:40pm. Bring £3.50 in exact change, thick socks to wear in hired boots, gloves. Uniform not required.
28 April 2005
School playground
Trebuchet building - Projectile Throwing Engines (Matt), Tilley lighting (Harvey) Gadget building (Barry). NOTE OUTSIDE SO BRING COAT!
24 March 2005
School field
Astronomy badge: Night 2 (Kevin). Bring coats and torches.
4 November 2004
Halloween Special - Earlswood
Before they flee the area on All Hallows' Day, various spirits from the woods will be setting evil challenges for the scouts, who we will send in on Thursday in groups for their own protection (the spirits may be back by then....).
21 October 2004
Bowling
Bowling. Westley Road, Acocks Green. Meet inside at 7:30pm. Collect at 9:15pm. Bring £4.
17 June 2004
SCUBA diving
Try-diving session, Solihull Boys School, 7pm-8:30pm. £15.
This programme may be changed at short notice - please check this page regularly
  Home     Scouts Home     Events     Photos     For Sale     Contact Us  
Second Monkspath logo
  Powered by WebForge