Author Archives: Diarmuid Quinn

Banba 1st term calendar

Banba News

Banba Programme up to Easter (5th April – early this year):

  • Sat 10th Jan: Den: Welcome the new cubs and parents
  • Sat 17th Jan: Den: Scouting History + Surrounding Area
  • Sat 24th Jan: Den: Introducing the new watches, 6ers and 2nders
  • Sat 31st Feb: Den: Activities
  • Sat 7th Feb: Den: DL Harbour Scavenger Hunt (Outdoors)
  • Sat 14th Feb: Den: Activities


  • Sat 28th Feb: Killiney Hill – meet at the playground at 11:30.
  • Sat 7th Mar: Den: Preparation for Glendalough

St. Patrick’s Weekend

  • Sat 21st Mar: Overnight in Glendalough Hostel. Car pool. Details to be announced.
  • Sun 22nd Mar: Glendalough at 1:00pm: Investiture of new cubs. This is a very significant ceremony for your cub, so it would be nice if the family could attend – all welcome. We’ll also go for a walk after the investiture. Bring a packed lunch.

Easter Break

Banba Calendar April – June

Banba News

Date Time Where What
13 April 11:30 – 13:00 Den Pet Day
20 April 11:00 – 13:00 Killiney Hill Orienteering
27 April 11:00 -13.30 Lead Mines / Carraigmines Hike (Wood collection for woggle next session)
4 May May Bank Holiday!
11 May 11:30 – 13:00 Den Woggle Making Session. Boat Rigging etc
18 May 11:30 – 13:00 Den Swim Test
25 May 11:00 – 13:00 Den Boating
1 June No Cubs
8 June 11:00 – 13:00 Den Boating
15 June Friday – Sunday Lilliput Weekend camping in West Meath. In many ways the highlight of the year.
22 June 11:00 – 13:00 Den Boating