An Update on Our Mission & Wah Wah Taysee

Hello Scouting Family: Our Council continuously evolves and thoughtfully evaluates all our programs, services, and assets. This comprehensive review also extends to our portfolio of properties. Recently, our focus was on Wah Wah Taysee, a 16-acre property in North Haven that the Council has been the proud stewards of for nearly a century. Our volunteer-led…

Council Operations Meeting Minutes: Mar 19, 2024

Connecticut Yankee Council Boy Scouts of America Council Coordinated Operations Meeting March 19, 2024, 7:30 – 9:00 PM Breakout Meeting Notes   Key Committees and Chairs Advancement: Charlie Blanchette Activities: John Hanks Camping: Bill Hall District Chairs: Gregg, Steve, Dan Membership: Seth Strohecker Training: Donna Wesolowski Marketing: Bob Brown Commissioners: Gene Waring Properties: Mike Card…

Quinnipiac District Dinner 2024 Reminder

Fourth Annual Quinnipiac District Dinner! **Attention Quinnipiac District Scouters** Please join us as we salute the Scouting volunteers of the Quinnipiac District and celebrate our achievements. You won’t want to miss this event as we recognize Scouters at the unit and district levels! Where: The Pavilion at Ashlar Village, 100 Winding Bridge Road, Wallingford When: Wednesday,…

2024 BSA & CYC Fees Announced

Several key changes are on the horizon for Scouting membership fees. These fees are used by the BSA, both the national organization and local Connecticut Yankee Council, to operate Scouting. Effective April 1, 2024, the national BSA will eliminate the $25 one-time joining fee for new program participants in Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing and Sea Scouting.…

Council Operations Meeting Minutes: Feb 20, 2024

Connecticut Yankee Council Boy Scouts of America Council Coordinated Operations Meeting February 20, 2024, 7:30 – 9:00 PM Breakout Meeting Notes   Key Committees and Chairs Advancement: Charlie Blanchette Activities: John Hanks Camping: Bill Hall District Chairs: Gregg, Steve, Caroline, Gabe, Erika Membership: Seth Strohecker Training: Donna Wesolowski Marketing: Bob Brown Commissioners: Gene Waring Properties:…

One Great Day Of Giving

Today is the day – its Connecticut Yankee Council’s One Great Day of Giving! Join us every hour on the hour as we broadcast live from the council service center. We’ll be joined by special guests all day as we learn about all of the programs our council has to offer and learn how you…