Adult Leaders Needed for CYC Jamboree Contingent 2021

Are you interested in attending the 2021 National Jamboree?  Connecticut Yankee Council’s contingent will have four male Troops and one female Troop, each Troop requiring four adult leaders.  If you would like to be considered for one of these positions, please complete the Interest Form (below) and submit to jamboree2021@ctyankee.org by March 4, 2020. 2021…

Sequassen Major Work Party – rescheduled date

CAMP SEQUASSEN’S MAY 16th MAJOR WORK PARTY – Cancelled A MODIFIED MAJOR WORK PARTY IS PLANNED FOR  SATURDAY JUNE 13TH SO THAT WHEN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS ARE LIFTED, WE ARE THERE;   GATHERING AT A DISTANCE! WORKING AT A DISTANCE! preparing Sequassen for, “SUMMER RESIDENT CAMP 2020” SAVE-THE-DATE & Sign-Up Now! (if you had already signed…

Thank you & Farewell to Charles Flowers

Dear Scouting Family– It is with mixed feelings that I announce that Charles Flowers, our Scout Executive, has been selected to serve as the Scout Executive of the Occoneechee Council in Raleigh, North Carolina, beginning March 1. I know you will all join me in congratulating Charles on this new opportunity in his professional Scouting…

Summer Camp Kick-Off

Learn about the adventures & opportunities at summer camp!  Adult & youth leaders as well as parents are invited to our annual Camp Kick-Off.  Over 50 merit badges offered and specialty programs like SCUBA, Discover Adventure, Wilderness Patrol (1st-year campers), and more!  Be prepared for camp – registration information, medical information, promotional materials, etc. Learn…

An update on Scouting Registration Fees

As a valued member of our Connecticut Yankee Council Scouting family, we know we owe it to you to be transparent and communicate information we receive promptly. Late yesterday afternoon, the National Council informed us that registration fees for the Scouting program will increase effective January 1, 2020. This change is primarily due to increasing…

Find Adventure in Scotland in 2020

Attention Scouts, Venturers and Explorers who will be 14-17 years old next summer! The Connecticut Yankee Council is now accepting applications for those interested in being considered to attend the 2020 Blair Atholl Jamborette in Scotland. The youth application is at //docs.google.com/forms/d/1kf274kSgQQJeTD6CcpaI4_5RWid68dxDWtl0TPCKWx4/viewform?edit_requested=true A unit leader endorsement is also required – //docs.google.com/forms/d/1B5K2tGBEgoHkgja2OXafRP0v9RLJVAEDyxQTTqV4n8I/viewform?edit_requested=true Both the youth application and unit…