Waiting List

9 Dec 2019

Our Scout group is currently running with a waiting list of approx 50 young people wanting to join.

Like all clubs for young people in East Kilbride much of our capacity is determined by the number of volunteers that we have. The more volunteers then the more spaces we can make available.

If you want to get involved and help out, please do get in touch.

Bag Packing

9 Dec 2019

Members of the 6th EK will be bag packing at Sainsburys Kingsgate in East Kilbride.

This is being done as a fundraiser to cover the cost of the bus hire for a recent camp to Lochgoilhead

Equipment Labels

22 Jan 2019

Often at camps with different Scout Groups its very easy for equipment to get mixed up because we all have very similar gear.

To help prevent this Discount Sticker Printing have donated labels to our Group.

Big thanks to Discount Sticker Printing for the labels.

Win a donation for our group

3 Jan 2019

WIN £500 for 6th East Kilbride Scout Group in the #easyfundraisingGetawayGiveaway competition! To enter, just go to the competition page, log in and visit any travel retailer before midnight Sunday 13 January. It’s completely free to enter (no purchase necessary) and it only takes a minute! Please share as much as you can so we have more chances to WIN! Enter here: https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/getaway-giveaway

Help us raise funds by shopping online

20 Nov 2018

Please help support 6th East Kilbride Scout Group by shopping online.
Use easyfundraising to shop with over 3,300 retailers including Amazon, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, Booking.com, eBay, Boden, and M&S.
Every time you shop, you’ll raise a free donation for 6th East Kilbride Scout Group every time, it’s that easy!
Find out more: https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/6theksg/

Group Executive Meeting

19 Nov 2018

Our first meeting to establish this group will be on Thursday 22nd November at 7.15pm in the committee room at the church.
The Group Executive Committee is made up of members of the Group Scout Council who are charity trustees. They exist to support the Leaders in meeting the responsibilities of their appointment.
The Group Executive Committee is therefore responsible for:
The maintenance of the Group’s property and equipment;
The raising of funds and the administration of the Group’s finances;
The insurance of persons, property and equipment;
Group public occasions; and
Assisting with the recruitment of Leaders …

Talent Show

24 Oct 2018

Friday 2nd November sees members of the Scout Group putting on our first ever talent show.  Tickets are £2 an adult and free entry for children.
Each section will have upto 4 children treading the boards, and each section will have a group item as well.
Hope to see you all there.

Former 6th EK Cub is coolest Scot

25 Sep 2018

Former member of the 6th EK, Aldo Kane, has been announced as the coolest Scot:
Details can be found at https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/16897173.the-final-countdown-to-the-cool-list-whos-number-one/
Prior to moving to Ayrshire, Aldo was a member of the 6th EK Cubs – his father was a Scout with the group.
Aldo is a Scots sniper turned adventurer who has just entered the record books by rowing across the Atlantic and whose day job sees him working alongside Superman and Batman villains