It’s time to break out the party hats and pop the confetti cannons because the Squirrel’s in Spen Valley have just turned one year old!

What an incredible journey it has been for this vibrant and dynamic community organization. From its humble beginnings to its current flourishing state, the Squirrel’s have achieved so much in just 365 days. Let’s take a moment to celebrate their remarkable journey, reflect on their accomplishments, and look ahead to the bright future of this fantastic group.

A Year of Growth:

Since its inception, the Squirrel’s in Spen Valley have grown in leaps and bounds. What started as a small group of passionate individuals has now blossomed into a thriving community. New members have joined the ranks, bringing fresh ideas and energy to the organization. One of the most impressive aspects of this past year has been the diversity of activities and events that the Squirrels have taken part in. From nature hikes, craft evenings, plus adventure days, not forgetting a County event at Ponderosa! they have truly embraced the spirit of scouting. These activities have not only helped members develop valuable life skills but also fostered a deep sense of camaraderie among the group.

We still only have two Squirrel Dreys in Spen Valley however this is is not stopping the leadership team from pushing on with new adventures for this new section.

Building Lifelong Friendships:

The Squirrel Scouts have not only made a difference in the community but have also formed lasting friendships. The bonds formed within the group are a testament to the power of shared experiences. Whether it’s working together on a project or simply enjoying the great outdoors, these connections are an essential part of what makes the Squirrel’s special, here in Spen Valley.

Looking Ahead:

As we celebrate the Squirrel’s first anniversary in Spen Valley, we can’t help but feel excited about what the future holds. With each passing day, this organization continues to evolve and inspire. The Squirrel’s are already planning new adventures, community initiatives, and leadership opportunities for their members.


Happy First Birthday, Squirrel’s in Spen Valley! Your commitment to personal growth, community service, and friendship is truly inspiring. Your first year has been a remarkable journey, and we can’t wait to see where the path of scouting leads you in the years to come. Here’s to many more years of adventure, learning, and making a positive impact on your community!