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Scatacook District - Annual Business Meeting Posted Nov. 3, 2014
The Annual Business Meeting of Scatacook District will be held on Monday, January 5, 2015, 7:30 PM, at St. Thomas Church in Bethel. The purpose of the meeting is to elect the Officers and Members at Large of the District for calendar year 2015. Current District Members at Large, District Chartered Organizations Representatives, and Council Executive Board Members residing in the District are eligible to vote in the election, and are invited to attend the meeting.

The District Nominating Committee is in the process of selecting the 2015 slate of District Officers, including the District Chair and one or more District Vice Chairs, as well as District Members at Large. The Nominating Committee will also recommend one Member at Large to the Council Executive Board to serve as District Commissioner.

If you are interested in serving on the District Committee, or wish to recommend someone to serve on the Committee, please contact me ASAP. Please note that nominations for positions on the Committee are not permitted from the floor during the Annual Meeting, pursuant to the By Laws of the Boy Scouts of America.

Yours in Scouting,

Craig Tiefenthaler
Scatacook District Nominating Committee Chair
craigtief@optonline.net

  Questions - Contact Craig Tiefenthaler
Scatacook District - 2015 Klondike Derby Posted Oct. 28, 2014
The Scatacook District and the Newtown Scout Troops are excited to host the 2015 Klondike Derby. We are excited this year to bring you a 'Super' program of events for the scouts to test their skills, knowledge and teamwork. If you have not already guessed, the theme for this year is Super Heroes.

When: January 16-18, 2015
Where: Hoyt Scout Reservation, 3 Marchant Rd, Redding, CT.

Registration form is located on page 17 of the leaders guide.
More Information Questions - Contact Bert van der Weerdt
Scatacook District - ConnJam 2015 Posted Oct. 21, 2014
Do you have plans for May 15-17, 2015? If they don't include attending the Connecticut Yankee Council's ConnJam 2015, you're going to miss out on something big! ConnJam is Connecticut Yankee’s council-wide camporee for all levels of Scouts – Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers, See Scouts, and Explorers. All Scouts from throughout the council are invited and encouraged to attend, it is an event not to miss! Troops, crews, ships and posts attend and camp as a unit. Cub scouts can register and camp as a pack, a den, or a family. Day visitor passes will also be available.

Planning has already begun on putting together this incredible program, bigger and better than the last, and we expect to have over 4,000 Scouts, Scouters, parents and guests in attendance. If you've got ideas of what you'd like to see or would like to be a part of the planning committee, email Chairman Mike Card at connjamchair@ctyankee.org . To learn more about ConnJam 2015, visit the website at www.ctyankee.org/connjam for up to date information.
More Information Questions - Contact Michael Card