Exciting events for the benefit of Scouting programs in southwestern Connecticut.

September 14, 2022 Come out to hear  Keynote Speaker, Rocky Bleier at the 2022 Fairfield County Leadership Dinner _______________ September 17, 2022 Please join us for our brand-new, upscaled Sporting Clays Shoot at the beautiful Bristol Fish & Game Club. _______________ You won’t want to miss the 2022 Golf Tournament on October 4, 2022, presented…

Powahay Fall Camporee

Powahay Troops will be once again gathering for the Annual Fall Camporee at Hoyt Scout Reservation, October 14-16, 2022. Troop 35 Darien is the host Troop and is planning an exciting weekend of fun stations and activities. Join us for a “Mission Possible” Spy Theme weekend. If you live by the Scout Law/Oath, then any challenge…

June Summer Powahay News

Download the current edition of Powahay News! A must for your annual planning.   CLICK HERE — To download Powahay News Welcome to the June/Summer Edition of Powahay News! In this Edition Intro to Newsletter Page 2 Dinner Photos Page 3 Program/Training Page 4 Advancement Page 5 Development Page 6 Popcorn Page 7 Membership Page…

Powahay’s Adult Leader Recognition’s 2022

Some of Powahay’s best volunteers never get recognized for their service to Scouting, because no one took the time to nominate them. This post includes the various awards presented to recognize our volunteers at the District Dinner. Some recognitions require processing through National and we have set a nomination date deadline for all awards by…

Powahay District Recognition Dinner

Powahay District Annual Recognition Dinner Summer Kick-off Get Together Please join us on Wednesday, June 1,2022 as we salute the Scouting volunteers of Powahay District, Connecticut Yankee Council. You won’t want to miss this annual event as we recognize Scouters at the unit and district levels with the District Award of Merit, Key Three Award,…

Don’t Miss Our 35th Annual Fishing Derby!

You don’t want to miss our 35th Annual Fishing Derby April 2nd at Deer Lake Scout Reservation! This is a GREAT program for the whole family.  There will be morning and afternoon sessions.   If you’re not an experienced fisherman, you can join our FREE ‘Learn to Fish’ program (includes loaner equipment if you need it)…

COVID-19 Guidelines as of 3/1/22

Based upon the latest guidance from the State of Connecticut, Connecticut Yankee Council is adopting the following guidelines, effective March 1, 2022. COVID-19 vaccines currently approved or authorized by FDA are effective in preventing serious outcomes of COVID-19, including severe disease, hospitalization, and death. A COVID-19 vaccination is currently recommended for everyone five years of…

Powahay Pinewood Derby Championship

  Powahay District invites our Cub Scout families to our Annual District Pinewood Derby. Join us for a day of races and fun family activities. Bring a buddy to have fun and learn about Cub Scouting.  Who can race?  The top three racers for each rank from your Pack Pinewood Derby Race.  1st, 2nd, 3rd place for Lions,…