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About

This section is for children aged from around 5 1/2 to 8 years of age

Leaders and parent helpers present a highly active weekly program which helps Kea Scouts have lots of fun. A real emphasis is placed on interaction with other children in the Kea Club

The program includes: games, Nature and Outdoor Appreciation, Creative play, Singing, Stories, Craft work

Kea Scouts are able to earn the Kea Award and pursue individual interest badges. These awards and badges are designed to: 
  • Promote personal development
  • Foster individual interest
  • Foster individual ability

The Kea Section Objectives are to: 
  • Learn through fun
  • Develop a sense of sharing
  • Give a sense of belonging
  • Provide a means of creative expression
  • Develop a sense of surroundings
Unlike the other sections of Scouting which have a Promise and Law as their underlying principles, the Keas have a Promise and Motto 

Kea Promise 
I share, I care, I discover, I grow

Te Kī Taurangi Kea
Ka tohatoha ahau, ka manaaki ahau, ka kite ahau, ka whanake ahau


Parents
Please remember we appreciate that the Keas arrive on time and are picked up punctually. Keas must be collected from inside the hall for safety