Zoom Meeting Tips

Tips for Zoom Meetings and Preventing Zoom Fatigue (Please share your best practices by sending to info@powahay.com. Drawing by Bill Janocha T11 ASM, Commissioner, and Beatle Bailey Cartoonist) Zoom fatigue has become the go-to term for video conferencing. Scouts may be online most of the day with school and other activities and we need to…

Give to Scouting on #GivingTuesday 2020

Creating Adventure Everywhere Scouting’s proven program changes lives. Thousands of young people across Connecticut are strengthening their character, practicing leadership among their peers, learning new skills, and having fun, all under the tutelage of caring, adult mentors.  No matter where Scouting happens, our Scouts learn the values of teamwork, self-reliance, and servant leadership, the impact…

Powahay Yearbook Update

The Year 2020 will be a historical year with the Covid-19 Pandemic. Powahay District is presenting a 2020 Yearbook to be published by the end of the year.  This was originally planned as part of Powahay’s 40th Anniversary Celebration but now takes on a historical keepsake for our Scouting community. We invite your unit to…

COVID-19 Operations Update (11/7/20)

To Our Scouting Family, Because of the increasing rate of COVID-19 in Connecticut, Governor Lamont has ordered the state to roll back from Phase 3 to Phase 2.1 rules – a slightly modified version of the previously enacted Phase 2 rules. Effective Monday, November 9, our Councils revised guidance, is: Indoor activities are capped at…

Get to know our new Scout Executive

Mark Kraus, Connecticut Yankee Council’s new Scout Executive, is excited to get to know our Scouting family. He is holding a series of Fireside Chats to get to know you. You’re invited to join us over the next month. Please register at the links below for your district: Pomperaug District on Nov. 10 Scatcook District…