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County badge weekend – Electronics, Geocaching or Naturalist

March 6 @ 7:00 pm - March 8 @ 5:00 pm

Badge Weekend  6th/8th March Cranham indoors, catering provided. Choose ONE badge:

1. Geocaching Badge:
 £40

  • Use GPS and learn about this exciting new sport:
  • Complete a hike using a Map and GPS
  • Find and solve the clues found in a night-time “glow stick” multi-cache
  • Locate two local geocaches from geocaching.com
  • Create geocaches for each other to find
  • Set off this year’s Scout Geocoin

2. Electronics Badge: £45

  • Create clever systems and circuits that support our modern lives
  • Make three working projects
  • Gain an insight into a fascinating hobby and career!
  • Learn how to solder safely
  • It is very exciting when the buzzer sounds and LEDs flash in circuits that you build

3. Naturalist: We rely on the natural world for our very survival. This badge will demonstrate your impact and role in preserving it. £40 cnh

Learn about man’s impact on the environment

  • Walk around the area and chose where they would be surveying, Cranham has a good choice of areas, with grassland, woods and a river among the choices
  • Use a bat detector to pick up on the bats
  • Investigate how the river is being used as a water resource

Badge Weekend-Booking-Form-20

Details

Start:
March 6 @ 7:00 pm
End:
March 8 @ 5:00 pm
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Organiser

County Badge Courses
Phone:
01242862354
Email:
badges@gloucestershire-scouts.org.uk
Website:
http://www.gloucestershire-scouts.org.uk

Venue

Cranham Scout Centre
Cranham
Gloucestershire, GL4 8HP United Kingdom
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Phone:
01452 812309