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Aug. 23-25 & Sept. 20-22

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Why Be a


Current and former Scouts have always felt that Scouting has made a difference in their lives. A study by Tufts University has found that Scouting does, in fact, have a measurable, positive impact in the character development of young people.

It sought to measure the difference Scouting makes in young people’s lives as those positive changes were happening.




Scouting has a program for everyone. From kindergarten to age 20, there’s an adventure for all ages. Find yours today!

Cub Scouting

Youth grades K–5

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Boy Scouting

Youth 11–17 years old

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Co-ed 10–20 years old

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Co-ed 14–20 years old

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Sea Scouting

Co-ed 14–20 years old

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Scouts become entrepreneurs with popcorn! From marketing to the sales pitch and delivery logistics- Scouts get to do it all and earn 30% commission while they’re at it!

Friends of Scouting (FOS)

Friends of Scouting keeps our Council going! Friends of Scouting helps fund the 20% of Scouting you see- from program to uniforms and registration fees- to the 80% that’s behind the scenes like camp upkeep, communications and training.

Fund development

Contributing to the Boy Scouts of America created opportunities for youth to gain memorable experiences and become instilled with values, principles, and skills that will help them develop into the future leaders of our nation.



Be prepared! Below is a collection of quick resources you may need for your Scouting adventure!

Latest news

2019 Connecticut Yankee Council Game Dinner

Click here to register online for the Game Dinner today! 2019 CONNECTICUT YANKEE COUNCIL 5TH ANNUAL GAME DINNER     Event Details   Date:  Saturday, March 2, 2019 Time:  5:30 pm to 9:00 pm Location:  Deer Lake Scout Reservation Dining Hall / 101 Paper Mill Road / Killingworth Cost: $40.00 per person   Social Hour…

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2019 Boy Scout Leader Training

Boy Scout Leader Training This Training is required for all Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters This is a two-part training, please see the available dates below. Part 1 of 2 Boy Scout Leader Training   (Please select and register for 1 of the 2 dates below / SM & ASM) SM/ASM Training (option 1)   When:  March 2,…

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2019 Pomperaug District Dinner

Come and celebrate the achievements of Pomperaug Scouts and Scouters! We will begin gathering at 6:30 and dinner will be served at 7:15. The dinner will include a silent auction and an awards presentation. Details, details, details….. When:  February 21, 2019 Where: Christ Episcopal Church / 2000 Main Street / Stratford    Cost:     $25 per person…

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Congratulations to our Silver Beaver Class!

Our council is honored to have dedicated, passionate volunteers at every level. Annually, a special committee reviews nominations by our peers to select the Silver Beaver recipients. The Silver Beaver is awarded to volunteers who have given exemplary service to our Council. This year, the committee has selected to honor the following individuals: Steve Agnew…

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Welcome to our new calendar!

Click on a calendar item to view key information. Click on the title for for full details, including registration and cost. You can navigate to past months with the left arrow or future months with the right arrow. There are calendars by program, organizer or venue available by clicking “calendar” and selecting your filters. You can also view the calendar as a list, day week or map.