Typical Thursday (Session Plan)

A Scout night starts at 7.30 and finishes at 9.30. A night at Scouts consists of games, badge work, more games and most importantly…FUN!  At the end of the night there is a tuck shop.

This pages shows a basic outline of our plans for this session.

Weekly Programme –

DateTitleDetails
17/01/2019Games night/team-building
24/01/2019Burns Night28 Scouts and 3 leaders in attendance for Burns Night. Anyone with something tartan or Scottish got bonus points for their patrol. The Scouts played Haggis Bomb (Lion won that). Each Patrol was given six Scottish words and had to come up with a poem - Raven were best and you can see their poem on our Facebook page shortly. Raven also won the Rabbie Burns quiz. The Scouts were then treated to Haggis, tatties & neeps, washed down with Irn Bru and a pudding of shortbread! Each Patrol then selected a member to read a verse from Burns' "Address to a Haggis" - not easy and well done to the 7 who did the readings. Hawk was the winning Patrol.
31/01/2019Wil's night
07/02/2019Chinese New YearScouts celebrated Chinese New Year tonight. Enjoyed a fun packed night, Chinese Football, chop stick dodge ball, Chinese quiz and all finished of with some Chinese food all washed down with Chinese ginger....well Irn bru. Ggggreat fun.
14/02/2019Gary's night24 Scouts and 4 Leaders in attendance. Wolf was Duty Patrol. 3 rounds of Dodge Ball; Jump The River; Relay word creation.
21/02/2019Founder's Day27 Scouts and 4 Leaders. Lion was duty patrol. Founder's Day 'evening'. Various games and events to celebrate Founder's day. Including a Scout from each Patrol getting up to relate the story of Baden Powell's journey into starting the Scouts. Tiger was the winning Patrol by a single point. Lion did the 'weeeee' sketch and 'banans of the world' song.
28/02/2019Mark's night27 Scouts and 4 Leaders for Mark's night. Raven was duty patrol. Euan unfurled the flag. Several games were played and Lion won by a mile!
07/03/2019Pancake nightCobra was duty Patrol. 32 Scouts and 5 leaders in attendance. James unfurled the flag. Played Chinese football, bean-bag hockey, Chinese whispers with actions, electric shock game. Scouts then had pancakes with a variety of toppings and finished the night off with a game of Pancake port & starboard. James said a prayer and lowered the flag.
14/03/2019Alex's night24 Scouts and 4 leaders attended Alex's night. Tiger was duty Patrol. Fraser unfurled the flag. Dodge ball, bean bag game and time bomb. Uniform badge placing game and campfire safety quiz. Lion got the most points. Tiger and Cobra did their sketch and songs. Fraser said a prayer and lowered the flag.
21/03/2019Topsy turvy night26 Scouts and 5 Leaders in attendance. Hawk was duty Patrol and Sam unfurled the flag. Alternative time bomb was followed by backward wordplay. Then backward relays and molecules game to finish. Leaders organised the gear for the camp too. Hawk's sketch was the ugly man and their song was 'the repeat after me' song. Tiger won by over 20 points. Sam said a prayer and lowered the flag. Scouts were reminded that next week is last week before the school holidays and we are at Probowl in Airdrie.
28/03/2019Bowling night32 Scouts and 5 Leaders were in attendance at Probowl Airdrie, where they were split into six rinks to play. They were fed and watered too.
04/04/2019Holiday
11/04/2019Holiday
18/04/2019Games Night4 leaders and 27 Scouts were in attendance. Wolf was Duty Patrol so Livvy unfurled the flag. They played a variety of games and relays which saw Eagle win on the night. All Scouts were given an Easter egg. Livvy said a prayer and lowered the flag.
25/04/2019Italian night3 Leaders and 27 Scouts in attendance at the Italian night. The whiteboard contained all names in Italian. Points were awarded to Scouts who brought in a variety of Italian items: skip caps, flag, Parma ham, newspaper, map, spaghetti, sauce, bread-sticks, models of The Vatican and The Colosseum plus a plate of Italian food. Italian quiz followed. They played saltare the pizza (jump the pizza) & Tempo Bomba (time bomb). They were also given interesting facts about Italy and played a relay game with spaghetti. Cobra was the winning patrol. Lion did their sketch (gezundheit) and their song "bananas of the world". Daniel lowered the flag.
02/05/2019Hobbies night badge work33 Scouts and 6 leaders in attendance. Raven was duty Patrol. Euan unfurled the flag. The District-six were put through their paces by Stuart and Mark. All 38 in attendance gave a brief talk aboth their hobbies - with some bringing props. All going towards the hobbies badge. A lot of interesting questions were put to the Scouts by both the Scouts and the leaders. Gary remarked about how proud we are to see so many interesting activities taking place outwith Scouting. Cobra was the winning Patrol. Raven did the water-for-20p sketch & the "oh fluffy sheep" song. Euan lowered the flag.
09/05/2019Firelighting and axe n sawCobra was duty Patrol. Ross unfurled the flag. Stuart took District Competition scouts outside to cook in practice for this week's event. Dodgeball and time bomb played to warm the Scouts up. Axe - Gary Saw - Alex Firefighting - Jordan 20 minute bases then rotated so all got the basics. Eagle won. Cora did the water sketch and bananas of the world song. Ross said a prayer and lowered the flag.
16/05/2019Games night2 leaders, 3 Explorers and 32 Scouts attended. Eagle was duty Patrol. A variety of games were played. The winning District Competition patrol did a presentation around their weekend, what was involved, what they learned etc. Eagle did ugly man sketch and banana song. Cobra was the winning Patrol
23/05/2019Game show night 1
30/05/2019Game show night 2
06/06/2019BBQ
13/06/2019Badge work
20/06/2019Trampolining

Camps and Events –

Start dateEventsExtra details
10/05/2019District Competition
14/06/20192CB Group Camp