Mountmellick scouts welcomes new members and leaders

Mountmellick scouts welcomes new members and leaders
By Conor Ganlynews@leinsterexpress.ie

Mountmellick Scouts welcome adults who wish to volunteer run the local troop to theupcoming annual registration night for scouts and cubs.

The registration night for new members and re-registration for existing members is on Thursday September 8 at 7.30pm in the Owenass hall. 

Names will be taken for beavers (aged 6 in September), cubs (aged 9) and scouts (aged 12). Boys and girls welcome.

Yearly registration fee: €45 per child which covers insurance for all scout activities and goes direct to Scouting Ireland HQ. 

There will be a weekly fee of €4 approximately per child.

“We would welcome applications from adults, male/female who are interested in becoming leaders,” say the scouts.

Garda Vetting and Child Protection course must be completed before a leader can join any section of the group.