Date: Sunday 22nd March Location: Connemara National Park, Letterfrack, Co Galway Cost: €14
It takes 1 hr 45 minutes to travel from Claregalway to Letterfrack by bus so we plan to leave from Claregalway Community Centre at 8:45am sharp, We will be returning to the Community Centre at approx. 4:15pm.
Our schedule for the day is as follows:
10.30 AM: Meet in Courtyard for Scavenger Hunt (Park Staff)
11.00 AM: Lower Diamond Walk (this can take up to 1 hour) (Beaver Leaders)
12.15 PM: Lunch and playground
01.00 PM: Tree Walk and Craft Activity (Park Staff)
02.30 PM: Leave for Claregalway
What to bring
Mandatory kit includes:
Beaver Uniform with neckerchief and woggle
Raingear (Jacket and Trousers)
Hat, gloves and scarf
Strong (ideally waterproof) shoes/boots or wellies
Newspaper in a plastic bag (to use as a seat)
Sandwich and drink
lf there are any questions please contact us on 086 0545329.
We will send updates via text alerts if necessary.
We have a number of activities organised in March which we would like to bring to your attention:
Tuesday 10th March, evening/night walk in Lisheenkyle Woods (see post below)
Sunday 22nd March, trip to Connamara National Park
Saturday 28th March, overnight sleepover in Claregalway Community Centre
We will provide more details on the trip to Connamara National Park and the Community Centre Sleepover in the following days but for now could you all confirm via TEXT to 086 0545329 if your Beaver will/will not be attending these events. If they cannot attend one or more of the three events please indicate clearly in the message.
If you have any questions please contact us at 086 0545329.
Next week (March 10), Beavers will have an evening/night walk in Lisheenkyle Woods. We will meet at Lisheenkyle National School at 6.30pm. Beavers will be collected at the school at 7.30pm. As this is an outdoor activity, they will need to dress accordingly. Each Beaver will beed to bring a torch. Seep map below for location of Lisheenkyle school.
Here’s a map to where we will be meeting at Lisheenkyle National School
Beaver Scouts will be taking a well deserved rest next week due to mid-term break.
We will be returning on Tuesday 24th Feb with a visit to Oranmore Garda Station. We will meet at 6:30PM outside the Garda Station in Oranmore and Beavers will be collected there at 7:30PM.