The Group’s annual Family Quiz Night is on Friday 16. May 2014 and everyone is invited. Tickets will be available in the Scout Hall from the 11. May. The Quiz Night is one of our popular social events and your support at this and our other events is appreciated. You can download the Quiz Night Flyer here: here.
On Saturday 14. June 2014 (please note change of date), we are running a trip to Blackpool Pleasure Beach for all Scouts in the Moddey Dhoo and Phoenix Scout Troops, members of the Onchan District Explorer Scouts and any Leaders in the Group.
We will be travelling to Liverpool on the 07:30 Seacat to Liverpool and then by coach to Blackpool. Time in at the Pleasure Beach will be around five hours, before we travel back to Liverpool for the 19:15 Seacat to the Island, arriving home at about 22:00.
The cost per person is £60.00, which includes, ferry and coach travel, an unlimited rides wristband for the Pleasure Beach and a meal on the Seacat when heading home.
Further details can be found in this letter.
Jambo-Way is an all Island Fund Raising event for Manx Scouting, which takes place over the 10. – 11. May 2014. It will help raise funds for both local Scouting and also help to send the three Manx Scouts (including one from 2nd Onchan) to the 2015 World Scout Jamboree in Japan.
All Sections in 2nd Onchan will be taking part, mostly on Saturday 10. May, so please keep that weekend clear in your diaries!
Everyone who takes part in Jambo-Way will receive the special Jambo-Way Badge (see above) which can be worn on Uniform. You can find a lot more about Jambo-Way here.
Details are now out for the 2014 Summer Camp. This camp is open to all Scouts, Explorer Scouts and Cub Scouts who will be ten years of age when the camp starts. The Camp will be a week long and will be based at Peel. The dates are the 2. – 9. August 2014. Further details can be found in the Camp Brochure.
The Brochure will also be available in the Scout Hall. Closing date for booking a place on the camp is the 31. March 2014.