The Annual Review and Annual General Meeting is to be held on Wednesday 4 October 2017 at Girlguiding Edinburgh, 33 Melville Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7JF. The Annual General Meeting will start at 7:00pm followed by the Annual Review. Refreshments will be available at the end of the Annual Review.
Bonaly Outdoor Centre would like to invite you to its free preview and taster sessions. This is a fantastic opportunity for teachers and group leaders to see what Bonaly has to offer. Situated on a 24 acre site at the bottom of the Pentland Hills yet only 30 mins bus ride from Edinburgh city centre we are the perfect location to provide exceptional outdoor education programmes for students of all ages. We are a Scout owned campsite and activity centre and welcome schools and other youth groups to our fantastic site led by our professional staff.
Tuesday 12th September 4-6.30pm – Primary/Secondary Teacher session
Specifically for teachers to try out the site and to discuss the benefits of outdoor education for your pupils and how we can help your school with your visit. Drop in at anytime or stay for entire session to try out activities. Sessions will include tour of the site, accommodation and the facilities. You will also have the chance to try a selection of action and adventure activities and enjoy refreshments and snacks in our Bushcraft Village.
Tuesday 3rd October 4-6.30pm – All youth group leaders and teachers
All youth group leaders and teachers are welcome. Drop in at anytime or stay for entire session to try out activities. Meet the team to discuss broad options for your group. Sessions will include tour of the site, accommodation and the facilities. You will also have the chance to try a selection of action and adventure activities and enjoy refreshments and snacks in our Bushcraft Village.
If you would like to attend it would be really helpful if you could complete your details here. This will give us an idea of the activities you wish to try and how many people to expect at each session.
Have you heard about the new Manager and Supporter training? If not, here are 10 key facts about how the Region is handling the new national training for Managers and Supporters.
The Scottish Campsite Directory is currently being updated and will be made available in due course.
The UK directory, which lists some Scottish sites, is available at UK Scout Campsite Directory .
The Zodiac Award has changed. It is still all about camping in different places all year round, and it is even more fun! You can still finish under the old rules, if you have already started, or use the new rules right now.
The Zodiac Award is now open to all Scouts, Explorers and Network members. Full details are on the SHQ website: Zodiac Award Update
Edinburgh North East District currently have two vacancies available on their District Team – District Commissioner and Assistant District Commissioner (Scouts). Are you, or do you know, the right person for these roles?