Meetings and events for the diary
5th November at Dolforgan Hall
12 noon on 5th. - Forecast is OK for this evening, so we plan to
This year the
bonfire will be at
Dolforgan Hall (map) in Kerry, on Thursday 5th.
Park at Kerry community centre
waterproof coat and wellies and torches. Park at Kerry community
centre opposite church.
For Scout, Cub and Beaver Events click on their
Bonfire Night - 5th November 2014
Wednesday night at The Forest in Kerry.
Volunteers needed to help
build the bonfire on Sunday 2nd Nov 10am
Sunday - 9th
service will be at 3pm on Sunday, please come in
PGL Weekend - 17th - 19th October 2014
A weekend of
activities with 2 nights accommodation at
Boreaton Park, Shrewsbury
Click for Kit
AGM Meeting 22nd October 2014
Parents are invited to attended the AGM to discuss the coming year. The AGM coveres
leadership of the groups, plans for the coming year, finances
and fund raising events. The minutes follow
Diamond Jubilee Party 6th October 2013
The Abermule Scout Group celebrated its
Diamond Jubilee this year and held a reunion party on Sunday the 6th
October 2013 . The event was a great success with all sorts
of fun activities and a hog roast.
Remembrance Sunday 10th November 2013
Scouts, Cubs, Beavers and Brownies are
invited to attended
the remembrance service to pay their respects to the fallen
heroes of the two world wars and recent conflicts.
Opening Address AGM 2012
The chairman welcomed everyone to the meeting and
thanked everyone for attending.
The chairman introduced the Panel of Chair, Treasurer,
Secretary and Mr Owen. He also introduced the leader of Beavers,
Cubs and scouts and their assistant leaders and thanked them for
their efforts and time over the last year. The parents were also
thanked for their support and help over the last year. Mr Gareth
Owen was once again thanked for erecting, dismantling the
Marquee over the summer months with his band of helpers to raise
money for the scouting group.
Lastly the chairman welcomed and introduced the
District commissioner Kim Negri.
Ann Griffiths, Sarah Cullen-Jones, Rachel Davies,
Sarah Smith, Jane Wilde, Denzil and Ffion Evans, Arthur Colerick.
2. Minutes of the last meeting.
The minutes were read and agreed as being a fair and
accurate representation and were signed by the chairman.
3. Election of officers
Chair person- Andy Kirk agreed to stand for another
year – proposed Linda Smith, 2nd Sian Griffiths
Secretary –Penny Evans agreed to stand for another
year –proposed Paul Martin 2nd Sian Griffiths.
Treasurer-Steve Brooks agreed to stand for another
year –Proposed Dave Hill 2nd Sian Griffiths.
a. Treasurer statement was read and explained by Steve
Brooks and is attached.
b. Beaver was read by Linda smith and is attached.
C. cubs was read by Sian Griffiths and is attached.
d. Scouts were read by Dave Hill and are attached..
Kim also stressed the many area activities available.
It was decided to hold the fees and subs as the same
as last year as the funds are on a sound footing.
The chairman encouraged the parents to have a CRB. An
evening to be arranged at a later date.
7. Notification of Absence and
Change of helper.
It was stressed that leaders need to be notified of
their absence and the name of their replacement on the duty
It was given as a reminder that children should ensure
to wear the scouting uniform at all times.
9. Parental feedback or comments
The parents stated that the scouts had thou rally
enjoyed the Karting and camping.
All the leaders and assistants were thanked for their
hard work as volunteers.
Paul outlined the website and said it could be viewed
after the meeting on the laptop.
11. Fundraising committee
A plea was made for anyone to come forward to help in
any way with fundraising
12. Abermule Scout Jubilee
The group will be 50 years old next year and it was
hoped to hold a celebration in June/July 2013 in CC grounds. It
was encouraged that help would be needed. Cubs would also be
designing a badge for their scarves.
The chairman brought to the attention of the parents
the possibility of a time change of:
Beavers 6 – 7.30
Scouts 7 – 8.30
Cubs to stay the same. It was agreed that letters be
sent to all parents for feedback.
Everyone was reminded that Remembrance was on the 11th
of November at the community centre at 3pm, full uniform.
Suggestions for next years AGM could be passed on to any of
The chairman thanked everyone for attending and the
meeting closed at 7.34.
Address: Abermule Community Centre Email:firstname.lastname@example.org