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Activities - Sequassens Major Work Party Posted Jan. 15, 2017
Sequassen’s Major Work Party is coming on May the 20th 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 20, 2017 Scouters and friends (18 and older) are encouraged to come, skilled or handy or just plain willing, there will be something for everyone!
More Information Questions - Contact Patrick Maxim
Training - University of Scouting Posted Jan. 3, 2017
University of Scouting registration is OPEN FOR BUSINESS.

Saturday, March 18, 2017. Over 150 class offerings including basic training for all positions, first aid, high adventure planning, cooking, and lots, lots more. PLUS, a new LOWER price than last year, $20.00 per person, but only through March 1. After that, the price skyrockets to $25.00. Our Course Catalog is only available online this year, and so is registration. PLEASE register early and tell your friends.
More Information Questions - Contact Jay Lubin
Camping & Outdoors - Camp Kickoff Posted Dec. 2, 2016
Want information about summer camps? Be among the first to find out about the Council's 2017 summer camp programs for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts & Venturers. Take the excitement back to your unit so your child's Scouting friends have all the materials they need to share the experiences this summer. The Council Camp Kickoff is February 2 at Spring Glen Congregational Church in Hamden. This is the place to find out about the many summer program options, have any questions answered, and renew summer Scouter friendships over a light dinner. See you there!
More Information Questions - Contact Carolyn Cruson
Activities - Council Recognition Dinner 2017 Posted Jan. 9, 2017
Join us as we celebrate another great year of Scouting in the Connecticut Yankee Council while recognizing the newest class of Silver Beaver recipients.

This prestigious award is the highest recognition a local council can bestow upon a volunteer. The Silver Beaver is awarded to those who embody the ideals of Scouting and perform community service through selfless work, dedication, passion and service.

The celebration is on January 26 from 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm at the Costa Azzurra located at 72 Broadway in Milford. ATTIRE is business casual and a cash bar will be available.
More Information Questions - Contact Karen Caiati
News - Jewish Cub Scout Emblems Workshop Posted Jan. 4, 2017
The Connecticut Yankee Council Jewish Committee on Scouting will host the Jewish Cub Scout Emblems Workshop on Sunday, January 22, 1:30-4:00 p.m. at Congregation Or Shalom, 205 Old Grassy Hill Road, Orange. Jewish Cub Scouts can come out for an afternoon of fun and learning, and earn either the Maccabee or Aleph emblem. Tigers, Wolves and Bears are eligible to work towards earning the Maccabee Emblem. Bears who have already earned the Maccabee emblem, and Webelos/Arrow of Light Scouts work on the Aleph Emblem. Both programs are designed help Jewish Cub Scouts learn more about Judaism, their faith, and Duty To God.
A $25 program fee covers all learning materials, a snack, and lots of fun! Each Scout must be accompanied by an adult partner who will be in attendance for the duration of the program.
Maccabee award candidates need their Hebrew names and those of their parents and grandparents. Aleph award candidates need to attend six Sabbath services and write a brief description of three Torah portions. If these requirements are not completed by January 22, the Scout may finish them at a later date. EMBLEMS WILL BE PRESENTED TO THOSE SCOUTS WHO COMPLETE ALL REQUIREMENTS ON OR BY JANUARY 22 AT A SCOUT SHABBAT SERVICE. THERE IS AN ADDITIONAL FEE FOR THE EMBLEMS. Space is limited, so sign-up now. Click below for more information and to register.
More Information Questions - Contact Jessica Glassman
Activities - Scout Day at the Maritime Aquarium Posted Dec. 21, 2016
Saturday, March 11, 2017
10 AM to 5 PM
$14.00 /Youth and Adults
Includes Admission & IMAX movie if paid by Feb. 1, 2017.
Come enjoy a day of Scout fun at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. Our 2nd year of special programs just for Scouts... along with all of the excitement the Maritime Aquarium offers. All of this and the largest IMAX® movie screen in Connecticut make our Scout Day an event you do not want to miss! It’s fun for the entire family.
Activities for Cub Scouts, Webelos, Boy Scouts and Venturing.
Boy Scout Merit Badges Oceanography, Fish and Wild Life Management and Environmental Science.
More Information Questions - Contact John Hanks
Activities - Scout Sleepover at the Sound Tigers Posted Dec. 7, 2016
Scouts and their families are invited to attend a hockey game with a ton of added perks, including spending the night at the Arena!
Each Scout will receive a Scout Patch, a pregame talk with Assistant Coaches, autographs will be available after the game by 2 Sound Tigers Players, and more! Click More Information for complete details and ordering information!
More Information Questions - Contact John Reis
Activities - Harlem Globe Trotters World Tour Posted Dec. 7, 2016
The Harlem Globe Trotters are coming to The Webster Bank Arena and we have a special discounted rate available to all of our Scouting families! Come out for a night of athleticism and showmanship, with plenty of laughs. Click More Information for pricing and ordering information. Contact John Reis with any additional questions!
More Information Questions - Contact John Reis
News - Modifications to Cub Scout program Posted Jan. 2, 2017
The Boy Scouts of America has announced modifications to Cub Scouting that make the program more flexible for busy parents, den leaders and Cubmasters. Click below for more information.
More Information Questions - Contact Donna Weslowski
News - Game Dinner 2017 Posted Jan. 2, 2017
****SAVE THE DATE****

GAME DEER at Deerlake

March 4, 2017

more detail to follow soon
More Information Questions - Contact Michael Kennedy
News - Sequassens Major Work Party Posted Jan. 15, 2017
Sequassen’s Major Work Party is coming on May the 20th 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 20, 2017 Scouters and friends (18 and older) are encouraged to come, skilled or handy or just plain willing, there will be something for everyone!

More Information Questions - Contact Patrick Maxim
Activities - Quinnipiac Dancers Posted Aug. 22, 2016
ATTENTION SCOUT LEADERS AND COMMITTEE MEMBERS

DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL FUNCTION THAT NEEDS A UNIQUE FORM OF ENTERTAINMENT?

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.

We will take bookings starting September 1, 2016 on a first come first serve basis. Our dance season starts January 1, 2017. 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
Activities - Merit Badge College 2017 Posted Nov. 17, 2016
Please select more information for a full list of offered badges and the link to active registration!
More Information Questions - Contact Karen Andersen
Activities - SM/ASM Training @ Merit Badge College Posted Dec. 13, 2016
Rob Lynch and the Wepawaug Valley Training Team are excited to announce that SM/ASM Training will be taught during the 2nd and 4th weeks of Merit Badge College! This is a REQUIRED TRAINING for all Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters. Class A Field Uniform is required. Click MORE INFORMATION for registration and additional info.
More Information Questions - Contact Rob Lynch