Beaver Programme April – July 2021

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From the 23rd of April Beavers sessions will be starting again. This first session is only for Year 2 Beavers, Year 1 Beavers will follow the week after, you should have received an email with the full details if not please contact Liz.

To enable us to meet as safely as possible in the present circumstances please:

  • Do not attend if your Beaver or another family member has any covid symptoms
  • Arrive and leave punctually maintaining social distance around the gate
  • Parents will not be able to stay unless agreed in advance
  • Dress your Beaver appropriately – we will be outside as much as possible
  • Encourage your Beaver to go to the toilet before coming – we’d like to avoid using the church facilities unless essential!
  • Bear in mind, sessions may be cancelled at short notice

The programme can be found here:

This Terms Beaver Programme

Talking about the past with honesty. Looking to the future with integrity.

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Below is an extract from a letter by Tim Kidd, UK Chief Commisioner for Scouts which we would like to share:

“As Scouts we stand together against racism, always. Inclusion and acceptance are at the heart of our values, and we are not afraid to call out racist language or behaviour. We strongly support the principles of Black Lives Matter and also stand with those affected by racism. We are a movement that inspires openness, kindness, understanding and the power of community and friendship… As Scouts, we must all continue to listen and reflect on how we live up to our values and strive to do better.”

To actively support our members, we have created and shared guidance and resources to help parents and volunteers to have conversations about racism with young people.  This is a first step in helping give our members the skills, confidence and courage to challenge racism and other behaviours that go against our values as Scouts.  

35th Nottingham (Kingswood) Scout Leaders