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Meeting times for Meerkats, Cubs & Scouts
Friday evenings. Meerkats 18:00 to 19:00, Cubs 18:00 to 19:30. Scouts 19:00 to 21:00
Cubs and scouts Donate! We will be working with Rotary Club of Henley-on-Klip and The Lions Club to help the less fortunate. Click on the icon or “Scouts Donate” link at the top of the page for more details.
Backwoodsmen Interest Badge camp 14th February
To attend the camp you will need the backwoodsmen scoutcraft badge. The camp will start at the 1st Henley scouts hall at 17:30 on the 14th of February to 10:30 on 16th of February. To attend the camp you will need the backwoodsmen scoutcraft badge. To attend the camp you will need the backwoodsmen scoutcraft badge.
Our Ongoing Projects
Developing our website is one of ourmain concerns. We want a fun theme with lots of pics on what we do and have to offer. We also intend on adding a wealth of information on badges and other activities. Further we would also like to do the email drives. The idea is to supply every scout with a @1stHenleyscouts.co.za email address to boost comunication between scouts on a local, national and hopefully international level. These email messages would pass through content filters to ensure safe and appropriate use of the system. This is however just an idea and will be discussed at length and tested first. You are welcome to send your comments to the web site administrator: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Our Latest Goings on
On the 8th of February over 20 of the 1st Henley scouts went to the Randvaal Fire with the intention of completing the Firefighting scoutscraft badge. The scouts learnt many things about firefighting such as how to use fire extinguishers and what to do when you are in practically any situation that has to do Read more about Firefighters scoutcraft badge day 8 February 2020[…]
Meerkats had milkshakes at Molly’s on Friday 7th February 2020.It was an overcast day, with constant rain but that did not end their fun!Go meerkats! Thank you to Alsabe & Molly’s for the arrangements.
Over the 27th & 28th of April 2019 the 1st Henley Scout Troop undertook the task of pioneering the Lion’s Club Henley on Klip a “tree house” , of sorts in order to raise money as funding for community uplifting. Their goal was to remain in the tree until R5000 was raised. The 1st Henley Read more about Lion’s Club Tree-house 27th & 28th April 2019[…]
The theme for Kontiki 2019 was Minions! As usual the Henley scouts arrived at around 5:00pm. Once arrived we all had our brunch, and started construction of the raft. We began by laying the frame using barrels to hoist the poles up. The work was a simple task as it was only framework, decking and Read more about Kontiki 2019 (Under construction)[…]
From 17:00 on the 31st of August to 13:00 on the 1st of September, the scouts held Kim shield in the Magaliesberg area. The owls from 1st Henley had attended the camp and had thoroughly enjoyed the camp!!!
27 km overnight hike at Suikerbos Rand Nature Reserve. Caracal (Rachel) our troop leader was the Crow’s fearsome leader to take us over a 1000 hills (about the size of a mountain)! Khestral (Scouter) Nsika (Scout) Marno (Scout) Duvan (Scout) Nicholas (Scout) Christopher (Patrol Leader) Joshua (Scout) Ben (Scout) Debbie (1st Henley Treasurer – support)
A word of thanks from the 1st Henley Scouts to all adults involved in making this Kontiki 2018 happen. A huge thanks to Hi-Performance Feeds for the use of their truck and staff. The prep – weekend camp before The real deal pics… Our model of the raft And here we go…. Our raft crew Read more about Kontiki 2018 – Middle Earth[…]
Our Cubs had a great fun with our Heroes for the day, with Mountain Rescue, Sea Rescue, Firemen, Paramedics, Guide Dogs, Airforce/Army, Doctors without Borders, Teachers and a very special visit from our K9 unit. Not only was there is a puppet show and then our very own Children’s Home that we will be supporting.
The KIM SHIELD has been in existence for close on fifteen years. Over that time, many Patrols have taken up the challenge to become the best Standing Patrol in the Gauteng Province, and walk away with the coveted trophy. The event was held on the 15-17 September 2017, at a venue located in the Modderfontein Read more about Kim Shield 15 to 17 September 2017[…]
Under Construction Start at 09:00 on Saturday and ends at 14:00 on Sunday. The cost of the camp will be R150.00 which needs to be paid by 18/08/2017. We are hoping to cover most of the requirements for the Geocaching badge and the scouter will be able to complete the badge if needed. This is Read more about Annual District Camp 26 & 27 August 2017[…]