Posts by Hennie

1st Paarl Scouts Centenary

1st Paarl Scouts Centenary

1st Paarl Scouts are celebrating their Centenary on 10 October 2009 at the Scout Hall in Paarl. We will be having a spitbraai, and tickets are available at R100.00. Anyone interested in getting more information can contact Jill at 082-411-5535 or 021-872-5451 Please share...

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A weekend camp at Sandvlei Sea Scout base, by members of the 1st PAARL Scout group

Thank you to: Dianca for writing the copy for this cool post! Our scouters for arranging a fantastic outing! Durand for putting it all online! The weather was warm and the conditions were perfect for rowing and sailing at the “vlei”. We arrived at Sandvlei late the Friday evening and made ourselves at home in one of the boathouses. We had our first lesson on how to do the rowing and...

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Join the mailing list

If you have access to email and would like to be kept in the loop as to what is happening in South African scouting, why not join a mailing list? The link below will supply you with all the necessary information to join such a mailing list. We recommend that all parents of Paarl scouts join the Western Cape mailing list – but nothing stops you from joining mailing lists fo other provinces...

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Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to the 1st Paarl Scouts website. Please check back soon for lots of interesting information on what we get up to. Please share...

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At last, we are Scouts!

After a few weeks of more play than hard work, our prospective scouts decided that they wanted to be scouts after all. So on the 24th of April 2009, Graham, Melanie, Ivanka and Amber were invested into the 1st Paarl Troop as our newest scouts. On the day they looked nervous, not knowing what to expect. The hall’s lights were switched off. It was completely dark. With only candle light...

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