Cubs Summer Camp 2010
Just one day to go guy's!!
Remember your packed lunches for tommorow's trip.
Uniform to be worn as we leave HQ.
The Group is pleased to announce that this years camp is to be held at Downe Scout Camp site, this is one of the Associations centre of excellence, so if you want to go book early!
The dates for the camp are Friday 13th August 2010 till Monday 16th August 2010.
Please start to arrive at HQ from 9.30am onwards, we intent to leave at 10am.
We aim to be back at HQ on Monday 16th August at 4pm
The camp will be under canvas.
Bob has very kindly agreed to be our home contact for the camp. Should the need arise for you to contact us please telephone Bob on 01634 373971 who will subsequently contact us at the camp.
The home contact is for emergency use only, but will be open throughout the camp weekend.
Please ensure that all items are clearly labelled with the cubs name on them.
This is a guide only:
Cub uniform- to be worn when arriving at HQ on Friday 13th August
sleeping bag and pillow comb/brush
waterproof(just in case) plastic bag for wet clothing
suncream/sun hat or cap boots/sturdy walking shoes
pyjamas t towel/plate/bowl/knife/fork/spoon
t-shirts torch and batteries
fleece/jumper card game/book/magazine
handkerchief/tissues swimming trunks
wash kit and toothpaste sensible water gun!!
pencil/pen packed lunch for our visit to the caves
socks and underwear and the "all important cake" please
A number of thin layers will keep you warmer than one thick one.
Torch should be packed seperate from the batteries
Boots give better ankle support compared with shoes for walking
On leaving HQ on the Friday morning we will first visit Chislehurst Caves, then go on for a visit to Biggin Hill Airport Fire Station before arriving at the camp site around 4pm. Please ensure you have a packed lunch for the cave visit, preferably in a disposable bag.
During our camp stay we are hoping to take part in the following
Go kart racing
Cub its a knockout
Stuffed wellie boot throwing!!
Fantasy Football tourament
Mobile phones- we discourage the bringing of these as they tend to encourage homesickness amongest the cubs and we will not take responsibility for any losses
Pocket Money - it is best that all cubs have a similar amount to spend at the campsite shop, we suggest that they should bring no more than £5
No - pocket knives or electronic games are to be brought on the camp, there will be enough going on to entertain them!
Medication - to be handed in to a leader once you arrive at HQ on the Friday please
Friday evening meal - pasta bolognaise / vegetarian pasta bolognaise
strawberry or chocolate instant whip or fruit salad
Hot chocolate before lights out
Saturday breakfast - Cereal, pan- au- chocolate, orange or apple juice
Saturday lunch - French stick with choice of fillings, crisps, fruit, chocolate
Saturday afternoon break - cake
Saturday dinner - Paella style rice dish without fish and vegetarian option
instant whip or fruit salad
hot chocolate before lights out
Sunday Breakfast - sausages, egg, bacon, beans, bread and butter
orange or apple juice
Sunday lunch - as saturday
Sunday afternoon break- cake
Sunday dinner - Burgers and hot dogs, pasta salad, rice salad.
The cubs will be cooking their own desserts with a choice of
either baked apples, baked bananas or pineapple doughnuts
hot chocolate before lights out.
Monday breakfast - as Sundays
Monday lunch - we will be preparing lunch for them the same as sundays but to
take to knowle park with cake.
Max Caston, diane sargeant, Roger Lovesey, simon mackender,