This year has been an interesting one for me. As my first year as Group Leader draws to a close, I have quite a bit to reflect on.
Elaine Hayes has made history by becoming the group’s first Female Group Leader. We we asked Elaine what she can bring to the table, read on to find out.
A Venture Scout who has been there, bought the t-shirt and ironed the neckerchief – An account from Matthew Gaynor on what the County Challenge is about and where it is going in the future.
This year for the annual St. Patrick’s weekend walk, three long distance hikers from Waterford Scout County took on the Dingle Peninsula in the form of the Dingle Way.
We spoke to the new Group Leader – Keith Cunningham about a variety of different things and here’s what he had to say.
The group celebrated St. Patrick’s day with an array of service awards, a special commendation from the Chief Scout Michael J. Shinnick to the band a multiple Chief Cub Scout awards.
While the majority of the group are busy with St. Patrick’s day planning, the long distance hiking arm of the De La Salle Leadership Team will be tackling a 110km route along the Dingle Way from the sandy beaches of the Dingle Peninsula to the peaks of Mt. Brandon.
David “Ginter” Collins has decided to step down from the role of Group Leader citing personal reasons.
We haven’t done this in an while…
Our Venture Scouts took part in the first Mimi-Belt of it’s kind in Waterford a few weeks back, read on to find out how they got on.