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Connecticut Yankee Council

2019 Game Dinner
5:30 p.m. | March 2

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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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Scouts BSA

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

Youth Protection Training Update

Important Announcement on Youth Protection Training taken from Scouting U On March 1, 2019, the online YPT Course will be replaced with an updated version. If you have started—but not completed—the current Y01 Youth Protection Training: you must complete the training by February 28th, or any progress you have made will not transfer, due to…

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Register for 2019 University of Scouting NOW

REGISTER NOW for 2019 University of Scouting and Commissioners’ College. Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Foran High School in Milford. For course information, click here: https://www.ctyankee.org/events/university-of-scouting/ If you know what courses you want, then register online: https://archive.ctyankee.org/webpay/event/new/?form=000620 Cost is $30.00 per person. This includes child care, breakfast snacks, lunch, UoS patch with 2019 pin, and…

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2019 Scout Leader Training

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 Scout Leader Training   (Please select and register for 1 of the 2 dates below / SM & ASM) SM/ASM Training (option 1)   When:  March 2, 2019 Time:…

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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.