We are the Drogheda Ventures and we meet every Wednesday night at the Drogheda Scout Centre. We are active throughout our entire Group assisting in all sections throughout our group. We offer a busy and exciting schedule of activities throughout the year for all our members and our motto is "Bigger and Better".
Venture Scout Leadership Team: David Walsh, Muireann Khan, Jack Clarke
Our Venture Unit is about to have its busiest and most adventurous year to date. We have a huge number of activities, projects, initiatives, challenges and events planned for the 2019/2020 Scouting year. Some of the fast approaching activities include the following:
Group Camp We are taking part in a Group Camp on the weekend beginning Friday 4th October. This will be in Collon and should be a great opportunity for the whole group to get together.
Glasgow November 2nd - 4th We are heading to Glasgow for the weekend Sat 2nd Nov to Mon 4th. Departing from the Drogheda Scout Centre on Sat and returning to the Drogheda Scout Centre on Monday morning. Activities include: football match and indoor skiing. Max cost €100.
Venture Challenge (Easter 2020) Ventures will have the opportunity to take part in and compete for the Drogheda Ventures Venture Challenge over Easter Weekend (Thurs 9th April - Sunday 12th April). Teams of two. More details closer to the time.
The Unit is busy planning ahead for the coming months, however, here's a rundown of what's coming up over the next three months:
September 11th September 2019 First meeting of the New Venture Unit. 8pm - 9.30pm
16th September 2019 County Planning Night at Drogheda Scout Centre, 7.30pm - 9.30pm
28th - 29th September 2019 Backwoods Village Construction
October Wed 2nd October 2019, 8pm Ventures Parents Meeting - Agenda includes: Annual Camp, Budget, Fundraising, Rules and Q&A's)
Fri 4th - Sun 6th October, Collon Campsite Group Camp
Tues 8th October, Peru Talk (4 Ventures), Great Outdoors Store, Dublin 6.15pm departing from the Scout Hall.