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Powahay District - Welcome to Powahay District Webpage Posted Jul. 4, 2017
We’re doing our best to keep our District Webpage as up to date as possible. Please check back frequently for updates. Activities are listed in order of dates. Please scroll down to see additional activities and information.
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Powahay District - Keep Informed - Join our E-Mail List Posted Jan. 5, 2017
To receive our monthly Powahay News Newsletter and important updates from Powahay District programs, activities and other items, please CLICK the More Information Button to be directed to subscribe to one of our email list. You will need to add info@powahay.com to your address book.
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Powahay District - Klondike Derby 2018 Posted Nov. 8, 2017
Save the date… Troop 14 Norwalk
“Klondike the Sequel” is coming.
January 19-21, 2018 at Hoyt Scout Reservation

After last year’s hosting of an exciting Klondike, Troop 14 has offered to host it again! We can hardly wait to see what they can come up! More info coming.

Fees: $15/Youth and $12/Adult.
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Powahay District - Cub Scout Polar Bear Posted Nov. 8, 2017
A special program on arts, engineering, nature and science.
We are back at the Stamford Museum and Nature Center for another Cub Scout Polar Bear. This year our event will include an exhibit by an artist named Steve Gerberich, who makes “Gadgetry” — very cool interactive machines and contraptions out of recycled materials. Join us for a day of family fun: Indoor and outdoor activities. Animals and Exhibits. Special Webelos program and Planetarium Show

When: Saturday, February 3, 2018
11 AM to 3 PM

Where: Stamford Museum & Nature Center
39 Scofieldtown Rd. Stamford, CT 06903

Fees: $15/Youth and $12/Adult

Hosted by Pack 11 Stamford
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Powahay District - Scout Day at the Maritime Aquarium Posted Nov. 8, 2017
Saturday, March 24, 2018
10 am to 5 pm
Save the Date
Discounted Fees to be Announced
Come enjoy a day of Scout fun at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. Special programs are being offered just for Scouts along with all of the excitement The Maritime Aquarium offers. All of this and the largest IMAX® movie screen in Connecticut makes our Scout Day an event you do not want to miss!

Discounted entrance fees. Exciting IMAX Theater movies Activities for all levels of Cub Scouts. Boy Scout Merit Badges. Special programs aboard the Aquarium's new research vessel and in Aquarium classrooms. Fun for the entire family Sleepover programs
More Information to come!
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Powahay District - Powahay Pinewood Derby Championship Posted Nov. 12, 2017
Powahay District’s Cub Scout Pinewood Derby Championship and the Annual Cubmobile Race, will take place on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at a location to be announced. Each Pack can select 4 Cub Scout winners to represent them in the District Championship. We hope to offer an expanded family program at this year’s Pinewood Derby Championship. The top District winners will compete in the ConnJam Council Campionship. Click More Information for the “Official Derby Car Rules” to share with our Pack Winners.
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Powahay District - Health and Safety Posted May. 13, 2016
Important Reminder from Steve Coe, Powahay District Health and Safety Chairman:
All volunteers participating in Scouting activities should be familiar with the newly revised Guide to Safe Scouting. Failure to follow the GTSS could jeopardize BSA liability coverage for you, your unit, and your charter organization. Don’t put yourself or unit at risk. Each unit is required to carry at least Part A and B of the Annual Health and Medical Form and signed parent permission form. Please CLICK below for more information and to download forms.
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