Activities - Scatacook District Shooting Sports Day Posted Mar. 2, 2018
This is a District fund-raising effort to promote shooting sports programs in our Council

Activities: .22LR Rifle and Pistol Shooting at static and steel targets, Paintball Action Course, Traditional Archery, and the Tomahawk Throw!

This event is open to adults and 16-21 year old youths who are accompanied by a parent (both youth and adult must be registered for the event).

All equipment and ammunition supplied. Each participant will shoot a minimum of 30 rounds of 22 ammunition, 40 paintball rounds, and as many Tomahawks and Arrows as time allows in a round robin format.

Experience not required. We welcome all levels of shooters! Instructors will be available. All staff are NRA and/or USA Archery Certified Instructors and RSOs.

Parking instructions: Park at the Training Cabin.

Shooting Sports will be held on the Rifle and Archery Ranges. Other activities located at the Johnson Training Area.

This is a rain or shine event. Bring a water bottle. Snacks will be provided

Contact for more information:
More Information Questions - Contact Erik Zars
Scatacook District - 2018 & 2019 Calendar Planning Posted Mar. 9, 2018
Here are some important dates to give to you for planning 2018 and 2019. The dates will be up loaded as soon as they are approved and confirmed, so for now they are tentative. I wanted to give you advanced notice. Please hold dates for the following and we are hoping for great participation....

April 28 Pinewood Derby
May 11, 12, 13 ConnJam
September 15 SM/ASM Specific Training
October 12 & 13 IOLS
November 2, 3, 4 Scatacook Fall Camporee
November 17th Charter Renewal, Schedule FOS and Camp Presentations

2019 (Tentative)
January 18 & 19 Klondike Derby
April 27 Pinewood Derby
April 12 & 13 IOLS
September 14 SM/ASM Specific Training
October 11 & 12 IOLS
November 1, 2, 3 Scatacook Fall Camporee
November 16 Charter Renewal (Schedule FOS & Camp Presentations)
  Questions - Contact Roger Stewart
Activities - A Day in Support of Camp Sequassen Posted Feb. 25, 2018
Camp Sequassen's Major Work Party is coming!

So mark your calendars to save the date, to be sure that you don't miss the chance to support your camp during the upcoming one day Major Work Party!

May 19, 2018 Scouters and friends (18 and older) are encouraged to come, skilled or handy or just plain willing, there will be something for everyone! - Sponsored by the Camp Sequassen Maintenance Committee and Ranger Dave.
More Information Questions - Contact Patrick Maxim
Scatacook District - Request for JTE Order form Posted Mar. 13, 2018
Updated 1/15/2018
Congratulations to the Packs, Troops and Crews for filing your Journey to Excellence (JTE) score card statues for 2017. We are now at 70% of our units in the Scatacook District are in the Bronze, Silver or Gold levels. Because of your score the Scatacook District for this metrix is now at GOLD. This is a phenomenal job. Next year, lets see what we can do to get to 80% completion, we could shoot for 90 to 100%. JTE measures your units performance, guides program planning and recognizes each unit at the end of the year. You will receive a JTE Ribbon for your Flag at the January Round-table. Patches may be purchased at the Scout Shop by sending in order form. See link for JTE order form....

Congratulations again, to all of our Scatacook District units achieving, Bronze, Silver and /or Gold.

1. Gold Pack 33
2. Gold Pack 40
3. Gold Pack 44
4. Gold Pack 52
5. Gold Pack 70
6. Gold Pack 74
7. Gold Pack 84
8. Gold Pack 118
9. Gold Pack 126
10. Gold Pack 137
11. Gold Pack 142
12. Gold Pack 156
13. Gold Pack 170
14. Gold Pack 234
15. Gold Pack 270
16. Gold Pack 570
17. Gold Troop 5
18. Gold Troop 9
19. Gold Troop 15
20. Gold Troop 33
21. Gold Troop 42
22. Gold Troop 48
23. Gold Troop 49
24. Gold Troop 52
25. Gold Troop 54
26. Gold Troop 70
27. Gold Troop 71
28. Gold Troop 76
29. Gold Troop 116
30. Gold Troop 135
31. Gold Troop 137
32. Gold Troop 270
33. Gold Troop 370
34. Gold Troop 431
35. Gold Troop 770
36. Bronze Crew 270
37. Silver Crew 777
More Information Questions - Contact Steve Agnew
Activities - Scout Day with the NY Yankees Posted Feb. 16, 2018
New York Yankees vs the Cleveland Indians
Saturday, May 5, 2018

Join us for the 2nd Annual CT Yankee Council day at the Yankees. Tickets for the May 5th game vs. the Cleveland Indians will be in Section 205 and are $40/each. A portion of each ticket sale will benefit the Friends of Scouting.

More Information Questions - Contact Mike Szarpa
Activities - Scout Day at the Maritime Aquarium Posted Jan. 16, 2018
Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10 AM - 5 PM

Registration for Scout Day at the Maritime Aquarium will open on January 16, 2018 through the Reservation Department at the Maritime Aquarium. Please call Aquarium: 203-852-0700 x2206. M-F, 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM.

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 -- Oceanography, Fish and Wild Life Management and Environmental Science. Special programs aboard the Aquarium's new research vessel and in Aquarium classrooms. Fun for the entire family. CLICK MORE INFORMATION for flyer.
More Information Questions - Contact John Hanks
Activities - Hike the Appalachian Trail Posted Feb. 13, 2018
The Appalachian Trail runs though our own backyard, and is a wonderful source for high adventure trips. The Appalachian Trail Conservancy has put together an excellent information page for scout troops interested in hiking the AT.
More Information Questions - Contact Michael Morrell
Activities - Chess Merit Badge Workshop Posted Feb. 9, 2018
Chess Merit Badge Workshop -- Saturday, April 21, 2018
9 AM Check-in — 9:15 to 11:15 AM Class

At the Chess Club of Fairfield County, LLC, 710 West Ave., Norwalk, CT 06850
The fee is $30 payable to the Chess Club of Fairfield County. Scouts must bring payment to the workshop. The Chess Club will provide instructors and chess set for the workshop.

Scouts MUST have a basic understanding of Chess and how the pieces move. In order to complete the Chess Merit Badge Scouts need to compete in a chess tournament scheduled at the May 12 ConnJam. We will have sign up information at the Merit Badge Workshop. To reserve a spot for the Chess Workshop please click more information.
More Information Questions - Contact Chester Wickett
Activities - Quinnipiac Dancers Posted Jan. 7, 2018


The Quinnipiac Dancers, the Council’s Order of the Arrow Indian 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 Indian music.
- Audience participation.
- Handmade outfits depicting modern 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 starting September 1, 2017 on a first come first serve basis. Our dance season starts January 1, 2018. Call or email early as the openings fill quickly.

For bookings or further information contact: John
Quimby: 203-248-1556 or
More Information Questions - Contact John Quimby