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Dragon Scout Group 88th Anniversary Dinner

This year is our Dragon Scout Group’s 88th Anniversary. The Group has come a long way and many of us directly or indirectly has been part of this rich history.

The Group will be having a halal buffet dinner on 27th November (Saturday) from 6 pm onwards @ Happy Days event hall at Princess Theatre Building (Bedok), level 2 (click here for Google Map link). The place is just 5 mins walk from Bedok MRT Station and 2 mins walk from Bedok bus interchange.

All current active registered Group members (Scouts, Ventures, Rovers & Leaders) will enjoy the dinner at no charge. The Group has cordially extended the invitation to all Chapter members, old boys & girls, your partner & family, to attend the dinner. A cover charge of $30 per pax is applicable. Children age 12 and below will not be charged.

Kindly RSVP by 10th November your presence together with number of pax so that necessary arrangement can be made.

Looking forward to your positive responds!

Dragon Jam 2010

7 June the Dragons just completed a 4 days 3 nights Dragon version Jamboree 2010.

Do drop by at the gallery for all the actions taken during the Jamboree !

A BIG thank you to the organising committee and not to forget our GREAT camp chief, Ng Shi Wei !!!

President’s Scout Award 2009 – update

Have updated the original post by 74 with a video of the ceremony. View the original post for the video now!

President's Scout Award 2009

23 November 2009 is a day when we honoured the best in Singapore Scouting by awarding deserving Scouts the pinnacle of awards – The President’s Scout Award !

We, the Dragons are indeed honoured to have Yeo Choon Lian (SPL 2006/2007, Chairman of Venture Exco 2008/2009) receiving the President’s Scout Award from His Excellency President S R Nathan at the Istana.

Choon Lian thus become the 15th President’s Scout Awardee since Yong Kok in 2003.

Choon Lian with His Excellency Choon Lian with parents
Choon Lian with Mrs Tan, principal Choon Lian with HL

Congratulation, Choon Lian !

You have made it and brought glory to Dragon Scouts!

Onward, Dragons !

Catch more in our very own Gallery !

Frank Cooper Sands 2008

Congratulation, Dragons !

We’ve done it again !

We achieved a GOLD for Frank Cooper Sands Award 2008 !

Good job to all Scouts, Ventures, Rovers and Leaders who had contributed to the success !

In addition we are glad to inform all that our cub scouts from Radin Mas achieved a Gold too !

Congratulation, Radin Mas Dragon Cubs !!!!

Amanda receiving the award from G.O.H.

Amanda receiving the award from G.O.H.

Mabel receiving the award from G.O.H.

Mabel receiving the award from G.O.H.

Wan Juan and Amanda presenting to you - The Frank Cooper Sands (GOLD) 2008!

Wan Juan and Amanda presenting to you - The Frank Cooper Sands (GOLD) 2008!

Scout of the World Award – Discovery Workshop (Environment)

Ventures and Rovers, please note the email that was circulated to you via the mailing list. Attachment mentioned can be found in the email.

Date: 12th to 14th December 2008

Venue: Sarimbun Scout Camp, Singapore

Participants Eligibility: Ventures and Rovers (17 to 26 years old)

Registration Fees: SGD 70.00 (includes accommodation, meals, materials, field trips and transport). For those interested but with financial difficulties, please kindly indicate so that something can be worked out.

Things to Bring: Clothing, toiletries, personal medication, torchlight or headlamp, sleeping bag, booties (diving boots or any tight-fitting shoes or shoes with lace – for field trip purpose and will get dirty), writing materials, notebook/laptop (optional) and any other necessities.

Submission of Application: All applications must be submitted to the Singapore Scout Association (SSA) HQ not later than 5pm on 29th November 2008, accompanied with the registration form and fees. Limited vacancies.

Attachment enclosed for your reference.

We are looking forward to your active participation in this workshop!
Should there be any enquiry, please contact Peter Goh / Tan SiJie, Programme Executive / Organising Committee at 62592858.

Yours in Scouting,

Peter Goh
Executive (Programme & Events)
Tel: 62592858 Ext. 108

Ventures resources updated

Resources for ventures has been updated as well. Please check resources page for more information.

Edit: Kindly note the venture training scheme is version 2005, which is the previous revision. We are trying to obtain the latest copy. Once obtained, it will be uploaded.

ASPIRE 2nd Intake 12/2008

Ventures, please note the email from HQ forwarded by Hong Liang

Dear Leaders,

We are pleased to inform you that the ASPIRE-2nd Intake will be conducted in the last quarter of the year for Venture Scouts who had achieved the Venture Cord and registered as a President’s Scout Award Candidate.

A briefing for candidates will be held on 21st November 2008 at 7.30pm in the Scout HQ.  Candidates are to report in their Scout Uniform and they are required to bring along all original copies of their relevant certificates for certification.

All application forms together with registration fee must be submitted to the Scout HQ by 18th October 2008.  Late application will not be accepted.

Please see attached and kindly note the deadline.

Thank you.

Yours in Scouting,
Peter Goh
Executive (Programme & Events)
Tel: 62592858 Ext. 108

Check your mailbox for more information.