New Scouts Uniform

posted Nov 26, 2016, 10:12 PM by Jesmond Scerri   [ updated Nov 26, 2016, 10:13 PM ]

The Scout Association of Malta published the complete Uniform & Badge visuals.

This will surely help in having everyone understand the method of wear on the new uniform as well as the correct placement of badges and awards.

100 Anniversary of Scouting in Gozo Rally

posted Nov 21, 2016, 1:26 PM by Jesmond Scerri   [ updated Nov 21, 2016, 1:32 PM ]

Gozo is celebrating 100 years of Scouting. To mark this special occasion the Victoria and the Xagħra Scout Groups organised an anniversary parade last Sunday. They were joined by 18 Maltese Scout Groups, including Scout bands.

Gozo Bishop Mario Grech celebrated a thanksgiving Mass at the Gozo Seminary gym. Present for the occasion were Acting President Dolores Cristina, Chief Scout of the Scout Association of Malta George Cassar, Chief Commissioner Leslie Bonnici, former Chief Scouts and Chief Commissioners, Association officials and members of the two Gozitan groups’ councils.

Following Mass, all the groups gathered at St Augustine Square and then marched through the streets of Victoria. At Independence Square the Scouts saluted Mrs Cristina, the Chief Scout and the Chief Commissioner. The parade ended in Cathedral Square where a group photo was taken in the same place where the first Scout Group in Gozo had its headquarters.

Mrs Cristina unveiled a commemorative plaque at the Victoria Scout Group headquarters. It was blessed by Mgr Grech. Following commemorative speeches by Mrs Cristina and Victoria Group Scout leader Lorrie Saliba, Carm Cachia presented a copy of his book on the history of the Victoria Scout Group to Mrs Cristina.



     
 
 
 


CHRISTMAS CAKES FOR SALE

posted Nov 21, 2016, 1:17 PM by Jesmond Scerri   [ updated Nov 21, 2016, 1:32 PM ]

The Group will have homemade (un-iced) Christmas cakes for sale. The cakes will be 17 cm in diameter and will cost €10.00. Special orders for iced ones will also be accepted. You can place your orders with the Group Scout Leader, Lorrie Saliba on          79 555 844, council member Maria Mercieca on 79 56 08 96 or CSL Anita Muscat on 99 20 98 05 till the end of November.


Car Wash 2016

posted Apr 23, 2016, 7:37 AM by Jesmond Scerri   [ updated May 1, 2016, 11:42 AM ]

The group is organising the annual Car Wash in aid or Arka Foundation and OASI. It is being held today the 23rd of April near Arkadia parking.


Second-hand Book Sale

posted Dec 27, 2015, 1:32 PM by John Paul Cassar   [ updated Dec 27, 2015, 1:53 PM ]

Second-hand Book Sale

From Monday 28th to Thursday 31st December, the Victoria Scout Group will be holding a 2nd hand book sale at 12 Palm Street, Victoria (near Paolo Calzature).

A wide selection of used books in good condition at very good prices will be on sale. The proceeds will be divided between the Victoria Scout Group and the Mużew Subien, Victoria.

We encourage you to come and have a look and you are sure to get some bargains.

Santa Luċija Open Air Dinner

posted Jun 16, 2015, 2:38 PM by John Paul Cassar   [ updated Jun 16, 2015, 2:39 PM ]

Santa Luċija Open Air Dinner

The group is organising an open air dinner at Santa Luċija. Details as follows:

  • Date: Saturday 4th July 2015
  • Time: 2000hrs
  • Location: Santa Luċija Square
  • Menu: refer to flyer
  • Fee: Adults €15, Children up to 12 years €5

Original Flyer

New Chief Scout of the Scout Association of Malta

posted Jun 9, 2015, 3:40 PM by John Paul Cassar   [ updated Jun 9, 2015, 3:41 PM ]

New Chief Scout of the Scout Association of Malta

The Victoria Scout Group would like to congratulate Mr George Cassar who has been elected as the new Chief Scout of the Scout Association of Malta.

The Victoria Scout Group is extremely proud that a former member of the group is now occupying such a prestigious post. The Victoria Scout Group promises its support and cooperation and sends him best wishes for a fruitful term in office.

Our heartfelt thanks go to the previous Chief Scout, Dr Arthur Azzopardi for all the work carried out during these past years.

Opening of the MCCF office in Gozo

posted Mar 8, 2015, 12:27 PM by John Paul Cassar   [ updated Mar 8, 2015, 12:27 PM ]

Opening of the MCCF office in Gozo

Report by CSL Anita Muscat
21st November 2014

On Saturday 21st November 2014, the President of Malta, H.E. Marie Louise Coleiro Preca, inaugurated an office of the Malta Community Chest Fund in Gozo. The premises for this office was donated by Group Council Chairman Michael Grech.

The president lauded Mr Grech for his noble gesture, which will allow Malta Community Chest Fund to operate from Gozo as well. The office will be coordinated by Dr Lisa Brook, who is qualified in both the medical and legal sector.

Members of the group provided a guard of honour during this ceremony and also helped during the reception held afterwards.

Photo update to be uploaded soon...

Group Meeting – November 2014

posted Mar 8, 2015, 12:26 PM by John Paul Cassar   [ updated Mar 8, 2015, 12:26 PM ]

Group Meeting – November 2014

Report by CSL Anita Muscat
15th November 2014

In November, the group chaplain, Mgr Joseph Farrugia celebrated a mass at headquarter which mass was offered for the repose of souls of benefactors of the group.

During this group meeting, five Cubs were invested. These were Matthew Buhagiar, Matthew Cini, Nicholas Grech, Neil Said and Drew Portelli.

The Packs also bade farewell to several Cubs – Presley Clark, Karl Galea, Simon Formosa, Luc Galea, Jerrod Xerri, Jeremy Paul Grech, Michael Farrugia and Matthew Grech. This going up ceremony saw these Cubs leave the Pack Section and move to the Troop section.

Another going up ceremony involved seven Ventures Scouts. These were Glen Mario Rapa, Nathan Camilleri, Jake Scicluna, Gianluca Spiteri, Justin Cauchi, Alex Calleja and Izaak Bajada who left the Troop section to join the Venture Unit section.

All the best to these members in their new sections!

Photo update to be uploaded soon...

Remembrance Day 2014

posted Mar 8, 2015, 12:24 PM by John Paul Cassar   [ updated Mar 8, 2015, 12:25 PM ]

Remembrance Day 2014

Report by CSL Anita Muscat
9th November 2014

On Sunday 9th November 2014, various leaders were present at a ceremony commemorating Remembrance Sunday and the victims of the two World Wars. The programme included the laying of wreaths at St Mary Cemetery and a parade by the Armed Forces of Malta band.

Photo update to be uploaded soon...

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