Connecticut Yankee Council, BSA
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East Field (LH, SG, WV) - 2018 (East) Tri-District Fall Camporee Posted Sep. 19, 2018
2018 New Haven County Tri-District Fall Camporee

Open to Boy Scouts in Lighthouse, Sleeping Giant & Wepawaug Valley Districts!!

This years theme is "Old Time Camping."

Register today to reserve your spot!!!!
More Information Questions - Contact Ned Taylor
East Field (LH, SG, WV) - Hike Giuffrida Posted Sep. 20, 2018
Hike Giuffrida

OCTOBER 20, 2018

Come hike with your Pack or Troop at

Sign-In Desk opens at 9AM and closes at 3PM.
More Information Questions - Contact Mike Migliore
Activities - Webelos College Posted Sep. 13, 2018
Webelos Adventure College, Saturday, November 3, 2018, 8:15 AM to 12:30 PM at Scofield Magnet Middle School, 641 Scofieldtown Rd., Stamford, CT 06903. Join us for Powahay’s 8th Annual Webelos College Pins: Art Explosion, Adventure in Science, Aware & Care, First Responder, Build A Better World, Earth Rocks, Engineer, Game Design, Looking Forward Looking Back, Maestro, Moviemaking. Build A Hero and Sportsmanship. Webelos can sign up for two awards. Online registration is now open.

Our theme this year is Build A Hero from the Build My Own Hero Webelos Activity Pin: The Scout Law can help us face challenges and be heroes in our own communities. Scouts can be heroes too!

This is open to all in Connecticut Yankee Council.
More Information Questions - Contact John Hanks
Activities - 2019 Boston Science Museum Posted Sep. 25, 2018
Ever wonder what happens to the Museum at night? The Overnight Program allows students in grades 1 – 7 and their adult chaperones to discover science in an entertaining, educational, and interactive way through hands-on science activities, a Theater of Electricity Lightning show,science demonstrations,an Omni film,time to explore the Museum,and much more. Plus, where else do you have a chance to sleep under a dinosaur or a giant grasshopper?

The Boston Science Museum is a GREAT overnight for Cub Scout Packs to plan on attending! Scouts LOVE sleeping overnight in the museum and the program provided is top notch, add this to your Packs calendar, it is sure to be a hit!

Program Includes this and so much more:
 - The Hall of Human Life
 - Planetarium & Omni Theater show
 - Science Theater Welcome production
 - Staff led hands-on science activities
 - Late night LIGHTNING presentation
More Information Questions - Contact Cindy Pepe
Activities - Build Your Own Cub Car for Limerock Cub Posted May. 29, 2018
Are you looking for a great summer project for your Cub Scout Den or Pack??? Do you remember "soap box racers" or Cub Mobiles" from your youth? Do you think that the Cubs in your Den or Pack might get excited about the prospect of building their own Cub Mobiles and racing with their friends? Than what are you waiting for? Please sign up today (your Cubs will be happy you did!)!

More Information Questions - Contact Bill Reynolds
Activities - Fright Night at Deer Lake Posted Jul. 31, 2018
Join the Halloween festivities at Deer Lake Scout Reservation, Saturday, October 27. Hayrides, Pumpkin decorating, crafts, snacks and a haunted trail are all available at the event. Choose your "scare" level by signing up for Fright Light from 4-6 pm or Fright Night from 6 - 8 pm. Registration deadline is October 19. Invite your whole den or Pack and share the fun!
More Information Questions - Contact Carolyn Cruson
Activities - Fishing Derby 2019 Posted Jul. 31, 2018
Usher in Spring with a morning of fishing at beautiful Deer Lake Scout Reservation in Killingworth. Start with a hearty pancake breakfast and then head to the stocked lagoon to await the start of the derby. Youth only fish from 8-11 am and prizes will be awarded to all who catch their two trout limit by 11 with an additional prize drawing for derby qualifiers. Open to Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers and their families. Registration deadline is March 29.
More Information Questions - Contact Carolyn Cruson
Lighthouse District - LH District Award of Merit Recipients Posted Sep. 26, 2017
The Lighthouse District Award of Merit is an annual recognition for exemplary service to Scouting in the District. Nominations are accepted each year to select one or more candidates to receive this honor. Please click the More Information link to see the list of awardees from 1977 to date. Know a worthy Scouter who isn't on the list? Nominate him or her next spring!
More Information Questions - Contact Stan Malinowski
Activities - Quinnipiac Dancers Posted May. 24, 2018
ATTENTION SCOUT LEADERS
DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL FUNCTION THAT NEEDS A UNIQUE FORM OF ENTERTAINMENT?

The Quinnipiac Dancers, the Council’s Order of the Arrow Native American dancers, can help you with their interpretations of Indian culture through their songs, dance and outfits. We can tailor our performances to your group’s needs.

- Authentic Native American Dance Interpretations.
- Live Native American music.
- Audience participation.
- Handmade outfits depicting modern American Indian pow wow dancers.
- Feathers, bells and beads on flashy colorful outfits.
- All dancers are youth members of our Order of the Arrow Lodge, Owaneco 313.

We will take bookings on a first come first serve basis. Call or email early as the openings fill quickly.

For bookings or further information contact: John
Quimby: 203-248-1556 or johnboat1@hotmail.com
More Information Questions - Contact John Quimby