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East Field (LH, SG, WV) - Hike The Giant2018 Posted Aug. 14, 2018
HIKE THE GIANT

OCTOBER 20, 2018

Come hike with your Pack or Troop at Sleeping Giant State Park, Hamden, CT

Sign-In Desk opens at 9AM and closes at 3PM.
More Information Questions - Contact Mike Migliore
Sleeping Giant District - Webelos Woods 2018 Posted Aug. 9, 2018
A weekend focusing on Webelos transition to Scouts BSA and a great opportunity to work on some requirements for the Webelos Program.
More Information Questions - Contact Michael Migliore
Sleeping Giant District - Wine Tasting & Dinner Posted Aug. 3, 2018
Please help us support Scouting activities for our youth with an evening of wine tasting & dinner. Come out for an evening of fellowship and fun.
Must be 21 or older to attend.
More Information Questions - Contact Herb Kemp
Activities - USA Archery Instructor Course Posted Jul. 31, 2018
Successful completion of the USA Archery Level 1 Instructor course meets the minimum requirement for running an archery range for BSA activities. The course covers setting up a safe range, instructional techniques, basic equipment maintenance and how to instruct youth to safely and properly enjoy the sport of archery. Attendees must be 18 years or older. The fee for the course is $100. Registration and payment must be received at the Milford Scout office by August 17.
More Information Questions - Contact Carolyn Cruson
Activities - Scout Day at Lime Rock Posted Jul. 31, 2018
Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venturers - Start your program year with a Fall outing at Lime Rock Park! An easy campout Friday night, Sept. 28, followed by an all-day Saturday program of racing, Saturday, Sept. 29. This event is an annual favorite for Scout units and families. Fee includes an event patch for the first 1000 registrants and Friday night camping. Registration deadline for receiving tickets by mail is September 14.
(Tickets may be purchased and picked up at the Milford Scout Office through September 28.)

More Information Questions - Contact Carolyn Cruson
Training - Powder Horn 2018 Posted Apr. 10, 2018
High Adventure Resource Management Training
Camp Sequassen
8:30 AM Friday, September 28 to
5:00 PM Sunday, September 30

- Open to adult leaders and youth members 14 years of age and older
- Provides an introduction to resources necessary to for a successful high adventure program for Boy Scouts & Venturers
- Helps leaders to safely conduct fun and challenging outdoor activities
- Learn about the health and safety requirements, rules and regulations of the BSA as they apply to outdoor programs
- Learn the skills and resources necessary to operate an outdoor program
More Information Questions - Contact Caroline Griffin
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
Sleeping Giant District - 2018 Fall Camporee Posted Aug. 14, 2018
Save the Date
2018 Fall Camporee

Open to Boys Scouts of Lighthouse, Wepawaug and Sleeping Giant Districts

Theme: “Old Time Camping”
Program details to follow soon



When: October 12th-14th

Where: Deer Lake Scout Reservation

Cost: TBD shortly

RSVP: Registration link will be posted on-line shortly
  Questions - Contact Michael Migliore
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