Derwent Beaver Colony

One of our two beaver colonies at Ripley. Meeting on Tuesday evenings aimed at 6-8 year olds.

Derwent Beaver Colonies

A Beaver has the opportunity to take part in a wide range of activities including games, crafts, singing, visits and good turns, along with plenty of outdoors activity including the fun and excitement of camps and sleepovers.

If you want more information on Beavers or want to join please either fill in the form on the join page or email info@1stRipleyScouts.org

Below you will find the latest news from the Derwent Beaver Colony and in the sidebar the next event for Derwent Beaver Colony to attend.

Make New Friends

Go on an Adventure

Have Fun

Outdoor Activities

BINGO!… 

Over 50 people had a great night at our annual Christmas Bingo, we also raised a £150 as an added bonus. Thanks to everyone for their support this evening and we hope you have a merry Christmas and a happy new year!   read more

Beaver Leader Earns Her Stripes

Our new Beaver Leader, Julie Ann, has completed her adult training and was awarded her wood badge last week at Ripley and Heanor Districts Beaver Toy service. A wood badge is awarded after an adult had completed all of their training, giving them the skills they need to provide Skills for Life to Ripley’s Beaver Scouts.  Sarah Allen, lead volunteer for Ripley and Heanor said “A wood badge represents a lot of hard work in a volunteers own time, and it’s really great to acknowledge Julie Ann’s effort.” If you would be interested in lending a helping hand why not drop us an email at... read more

Upcoming Events

Jan
13
Sat
8:30 am Waste Paper Collection @ 1st Ripley Scout Group HQ
Waste Paper Collection @ 1st Ripley Scout Group HQ
Jan 13 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
If you have any waste paper that you need to get rid of, bring it to us and we’ll recycle it. We have been collecting paper for a number of years and is one of[...]
Feb
10
Sat
8:30 am Waste Paper Collection @ 1st Ripley Scout Group HQ
Waste Paper Collection @ 1st Ripley Scout Group HQ
Feb 10 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
If you have any waste paper that you need to get rid of, bring it to us and we’ll recycle it. We have been collecting paper for a number of years and is one of[...]