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National Day Parade with our Chief Commissioner

Catch our special guest during our National Day Parade 2010 in GESS, Mr Tan Cheng Kiong Chief Commissioner of the Singapore Scout Association.

Mr Tan Cheng Kiong is also an old boy of GESS and an ex Dragon Scout.

A rare moment with our Chief !!!

More photos in our gallery !!!

Happy Hari Raya Puasa

On behalf of the the Scout Group, I would like to wish all our Muslim friends a happy Hari Raya Puasa!

Enjoy a festive weekend to everyone else.

Donation Draw Results 2010

Please find below for the results of the Donation Draw 2010, as taken from the Scout HQ website.

Donation Draw 2010 Results

Thanks for all those who helped to purchase at least a ticket from us.

27th Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Jamboree

On 1 August 2010, four of our Dragon Scouts namely SPL David Chin, ASPL Janice Ng, PL Hakeem and PL Stanley together with our teacher in charge, Ms Shirley Tan represented Singapore for the 27th Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Jamboree in Seoul, Korea !

They will be there for 10 days and experience for themselves all about Scouting and learn new things through the Jamboree.

We wish them all the best and have a safe journey and welcome them to share with us the wonderful experiences over there when they are back

Gan Eng Seng School 125th Anniversary

Hi all,

Our alma mater, Gan Eng Seng School is celebrating 125 years of history this coming Sunday, 18 June 2010 1830 hrs at Fairmont Hotel !

Many Senior GESSians including our own Senior Dragon Scouts will be coming along. Do come along and soak in the atmosphere as we celebrate this joyous occasion !

GESS 125th Anniversary

GESS 125th Anniversary

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 !!!

Use of Axes and Saws

Axemanship is an old-school skill that most scouts hardly know about in this modern day. However, the knowledge of using axes and saws properly is important and useful especially during camps in the outdoors.

Do read the below ebook before the next time you handle an axe or a saw!

eBook: Use of Axes and Saws [ original copymirror copy | 63KB | Source: ScoutBase UK ]

Happy Vesak Day

Happy Vesak Day to all our Buddhist visitors.

Apologies for the late post and for the lack of updates recently due to personal commitment.

Vesak Day happens to be on a Friday so it is a long weekend for everyone in Singapore so enjoy!

Backend update

Our gallery and forums have just been upgraded to the latest codes. If you noticed any problem with the site, please let me know via the comments. Thanks.

1oo Years of Scouting - The adventure continues

27 February 2010 marks an important day for all Singapore Scouts as we celebrates our 100 years of Singapore Scouting!

This celebration was held at Suntec City ballroom with Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong gracing the event.

We are proud to be represented with 4 tables of current and past Dragon Scouts and here are some pictures for the event.

In addition, the Dragons are also proud to have our past Dragon Scout, Mr Tan Cheng Kiong being appointed as the new Chief Commissioner of the Singapore Scout Association ! Congratulation, Cheng Kiong !