[NOTICE] 2013-Dec-09 (Mon) End Of Year BBQ

Eltham Scout Group End of Year Family BBQ 2013:
To end the year we are having a family barbecue at the Scout Hall on the 9th December.
Please RSVP by Monday 2nd Dec for catering and numbers.

As the main hall is having the floor painted, we will work from the committee room and use the public toilets between the hall and the football oval.


The Scout Troop will provide the sausages, sauce, bread and icy poles.

TIME: from 6.30pm
BRING: chairs/picnic rug, drinks, glasses and something to share ie salad, chips, fruit etc.
WEAR: Uniform (at least scarf)

For catering purposes could you please RSVP by Monday 2nd December to
eltham_scout_troop@bigpond.com with the following information;

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NAME ______________________________________

We will / will not be attending the BBQ on Monday 9th December.

For catering purposes there will be ________ adults and ________ children.

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This Week 2013-Nov-26 Barefoot Bowls


This week we are off to try our hand at bowling; do you know your bias from your kitty? your toucher from your blocker? You might think of lawn bowls as a game that only old people play but it’s actually something that more and more young people are doing.

WHEN: 7:30 to 9:30

COST: $7 per head

WHERE: Diamond Valley Lawn Bowls Club
Diamond Creek Recreation Reserve.
Entry is from Main Hurstbridge Rd at the traffic lights, opposite Elizabeth St.

Barefoot bowls is so called because you have the choice of playing bowls in barefoot or wearing flat-soled shoes.

Organised by: Ben

This Week 2013-Nov-22 (Fri.) Movie night

“It’s 106 miles to Chicago, we have a full tank of gas, half a packet of cigarettes, it’s dark and we’re wearing sunglasses… HIT IT!”

It’s time for another MOVIE NIGHT and this time we are teaming up with the 2nd Eltham Venturers so that it is even more fun.

1. Blues Brothers
2. Monty Python and the Holy Grail


Wear Fancy Dress! Come dressed for Blues Brothers or the Holy Grail; even better, come dressed for both.

✔ Dress for the occasion for our “Do it yourself” interactive, audience participation viewing
✔ There will be singing, dancing and sillyness
✘ Not all of the interactions are suitable for Venturers, remember our discussion regarding the Unit constitution and play wisely.
✔ You may wish to bring some of the props
✘ be careful which props you use as you will need to clean the hall afterwards.

MEET: At the 1st Eltham Hall at 7:30 pm
PICKUP: From the hall Friday night or sleep over to Saturday morning?
Organised by: Annie



WHEN: Friday 28th February 2014
WHERE: Melrose Reception Centre – cnr Melrose and Carrick Drive Tullamarine

Places still available for 6 participant couples.
Costs: Girls $250.00 / Boys $280.00 – includes 5 dance lessions, deb meal and drinks, boy’s suit hire, debutante sash, flowers and DVD.
Contact Annette – dc.hume@viscouts.asn.au

NB: At least one person must be a registered scout member


ZONE VENTURER COUNCIL – Monday 18 November 2013

Yarra Batman Zone Venturer Council
Next Zone meeting is on Monday 18 November 2013 @ 7.30pm at Rosanna Hall, Turnham Ave Rosanna (Boolaroo Venturers to chair meeting).

Attached; a HUGE November Bulletin with heaps of information for coming events/activities in 2014 for your Unit planning. Definitely one for your Unit Noticeboard!

The October minutes are {available via MyScout} or by contacting a Unit Leader.

* YB Zone Bulletin – November 2013 [PDF]
* Milparinka Trivia Night [PDF] Sat 23rd NOV 2013