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Beaver Investiture

December 4th, 2012

This short and simple ceremony will be held as a part of the normal colony meeting in the evening and parents/guardians are invited to attend. Do remember your camera.


 Scouting is a uniformed organisation. The new Beaver Scout should attend the investiture in uniform with the exception of their necker, woggle and badges.
The Beaver uniform is as follows: A turquoise long sleeved sweatshirt in the approved style incorporating the scout association’s logo on the right sleeve, Group necker and woggle. Official dark blue activity trousers and dark footwear are preferred. The official scout association uniform sweatshirt may be obtained from Rawcliffes 17, Colliergate, York or the Internet scout shops, or
The group necker (not available from the shop) along with badges, handbook and woggle are supplied by the scout group. An investiture fee of £15 is charged to cover the cost of these.


 With certain exceptions. Beaver Scout badges are provided without further charge. The badges presented at the investiture should be positioned as shown. These will include: Membership Badge, Group nametape, District and County badges.

The Beaver Scout promise – will be recited during the ceremony

I promise to do my best
To be kind and helpful
and to love God
You can download the Beaver badge positions HERE