53rd News
53rd St Barnabas Scout Group  Cyprus
Latest News:
The Calendar Page has been
The 53rd Tuesday's YOGA classes
have been cancelled until further
The minutes from the last Parents
meeting can be found on the Parents
The 53rd cannot accept any more
new members.  Anyone wishing to
join the group will have to go down
on the Sep 2020 Waiting list.  
Last updated on  29.03.2020
60th Celebration Sunset Cruise
53rd Parents and Members. We have been
instructed by the Cyprus Scouts Association to
Cancel all activities and meetings. Therefore no
Scouts until the 2nd May.

Please check the Calendar Page regularly, to
keep updated on program changes.
Above: The 53rd on Summer Camp, Dhekelia 2019.
Photo of the Week:
53rd Members camp indoors on
Tuesday night for Task two of the
Keep on Scouting Badge.
Picture of  March.
53rd Explorers plant trees to help
make Cyprus Green.
53rd Scouting Trips Abroad
KISC 2021 Trip to Switzerland
53rd KISC Trip Summer 2021.
All Scout activities have been cancelled. We are aware that things are
going to get worse and have decided to make the decision whether  we go
to  KISC ( Kandersteg International Scout Center in Switzerland)  in
September 2020.  

Anyone wishing for any further information about 53rd  KISC Trips please
visit the 53rd Trip Abroad page.  
Jambowlree 2020.
53rd Scouts and Explorers will be taking part in this year’s unofficial Jambowlree  
World Scout ten pin bowling Competition.

On Mondays the 53rd has a bowling team that play against other teams in the
Famagusta Friends Bowling League.  Any parents wishing to join the 53rd team are
welcome. Games are played at the Galatica Bowling Centre from 7.00pm – 10.00
pm. Contact Skip for more info.
Keep on Scouting.
Its seems that this will be a long battle. The 53rd will keep on Scouting. We are
introducing a new participation badge, Keep on Scouting, for our Explorers,
Scouts and Cubs. Every Sunday a task will be posted, this task may be done with
other family members with you wearing your kneckers. You must take photos
and send them to the 53rd’s Email and we will post the collection on the 53rd’s
Facebook Page and Web site.
This week’s task Baking or Cooking. Remember
Stay Safe Stay Home, so use blankets, sheets, sleeping mats and sleeping bag
to make yours.  53rd Email: 53sp@cyprusscouts.org
Click Here to
open the Keep on
Scouting Page.
Joti Special Edition 3rd to 5th April 2020.
This special edition of our largest digital jamboree will allow you to connect to
others, learn new skills, bring Scouting online, and build new friendships
during this challenging time. We’ll foster teamwork and intercultural interaction
while enhancing safe social engagement and wellbeing. This is a one-of-a-
kind special edition of JOTI Both educational and fun, this JOTI will bring
Scouting to the homes of young people around the world during a challenging
time. You can learn about safety measures, mental and physical health and
digitally engage as global citizens through a range of different activities. The
best part is, you’ll make new friends from around the world!