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Become a doer and a give-it-a-goer. Scouts ignore the butterflies and go for it, and soon so will you.

If you would like your child to join Penistone Scouts, please enter your/your child’s details in the form below. Your details will be stored in Online Scout Manager, which we use to manage youth members within the group.

Please be aware that, by entering your details below, you are permitting Penistone Scouts to store and share the information supplied in order to assist in finding your child a place.

Scouting is entirely volunteer led, with hundreds of hours donated weekly by our wonderful adult volunteers, please consider joining us

Worth noting

  • Applications are accepted for children who are at least 3 years old. If the applicant has not yet reached their 3rd birthday, they will not be placed on the waiting list
  • If you’ve already completed an application and would like to check your child’s position on the list, please click here
  • Parents of Squirrels and Beavers are expected to help out when required. If needed a rota will be set with help required once a term
  • If you live outside of Penistone and the immediate surrounding area, we may refer your application to our District team so they can align you with a group closer to where you live

Squirrels meet on a Thursday evening
Beavers meet on a Tuesday or Thursday evening
Cubs meet on a Tuesday or Thursday evening
Scouts meet on a Monday or Wednesday evening


To apply for a place, please complete the application form here.