Scout Troops from across the District will take part in a Dartmoor Activity Camp in July.
Beaver Scouts (ages 6-8)
Beaver Scouts are young people usually aged between six and eight years old. They belong to the first and youngest Section in the Scouting family. Young people can join Beaver Scouts in the three months leading up to their sixth birthday. They can move to the next Section, Cub Scouts, between eight and eight years six months.)
Easily recognised by their distinctive turquoise sweatshirts, Beaver Scouts enjoy making friends, playing games, going on visits and helping others. They usually meet together once a week in a Beaver Scout Colony.)
Some Beaver Scout Colonies also organise Sleepovers. These are often the first time a young person spends a night away from home. They take place in suitable buildings, often Scout centres.)
Beaver Colonies in the District:
- 1st Exmouth (Monday)
- 3rd Exmouth (Monday)
- 7th Exmouth (n/a) – sadly, this Colony is currently closed due to a lack of adult volunteers.
- 1st Budleigh Salterton (Monday)
- 1st Lympstone (Wednesday)
- Otterton Rural (Monday)
- 1st Woodbury (Tuesday)
For more information about your child joining Beavers please contact us about Beaver Membership