District Recognition Dinner

Please join us on Wednesday, June 5, 2018, 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, “On My Honor” Award and more. Wednesday, June…

Download Roundtable Information

Roundtable Downloads Please find below the monthly Roundtable Packet and other information presented at the April Roundtable.   CLICK HERE — April Roundtable Packet This Packet contains, calendar, District Contact information, current flyers on upcoming activities and other information.   CLICK HERE — PowerPoint Presentation on BSA TAP and Affordable Outings The PowerPoint presentation features the Adventure…

Chess Merit Badge Workshop

  Learn Chess Merit Badge from Chess Masters, Sunday, April 28, 2019 Chess Merit Badge Workshop Sunday, April 28, 2019 9 AM Check-in — 9:15 to 11:15 AM Class At the Chess Club of Fairfield County, LLC 710 West Ave., Norwalk, CT 06850 The fee is $30 payable to the Chess Club of Fairfield County…

District Drop-In Hikes

District “Drop-in” Hikes Introduce your Pack’s families to some of the best hiking trails and nature preserves (and outdoor programs) in and around our District! All hikes start at 3pm EST No registration required No charge to attend.  Youth must be accompanied by a leader or parent. Saturday, September 22, 2018 – Bartlett Arboretum, Stamford (www.bartlettarboretum.org)…

Powahay News

Download the latest edition of Powahay’s Newsletter. Powahay News is a volunteer publication and published monthly except during the summer. Celebrating our 13th Year we welcome stories and photos from our units. We do not publish the last names of youth without parent permission. Send your news to johnwhanks@hotmail.com  

Join Powahay’s Email List

Join Powahay 550 Email Subscribers and keep up with what is happening in Powahay and Council. We will email you our monthly Powahay News and you will receive program and activities updates and other important communications. We do not share your email address and only email as necessary. To Join our List: If you are…

Next Roundtable May 1, 2019

  BSA Roundtables are a monthly gathering of Pack, Troop, Team, Crew, and District leaders. Roundtables are put on by your District Commissioner staff to give leaders hands-on experience and provide a forum for leaders to offer and receive help from their fellow Scouters. There are separate sessions for Cub Scouts leaders and Scouts BSA/Venture…

Scouts BSA Spring Camporee

Escape to Hoyt May 17-19, 2019.  Join us for a wild weekend of fun, adventure and advancement opportunities at Hoyt Scout Reservation. Here’s what we are working on! Discover Hoyt Scout Reservation: Open Program Areas Rifle and Archery Stations Gaga Pit Conservation Awards and projects The Hoyt Challenge Hike Award Star Gazing Party – Once in…

Webelos WOW

April 5 Updated posting —You don’t want to miss the May 18-19, 2019 Webelos Overnight Weekend — WOW!  It’s all part of the “Hoyt Escape” Scouts BSA Spring Camporee promising lots of fun and adventures. The weekend is a combined Powahay and Scatacook District Event. Bears becoming Webelos and all Webelos are invited to experience an overnight…

District Dinner Awards

Annual Adult Recognition Dinner Wednesday, June 5, 2019 Some of Powahay’s best volunteers never get recognized for their service to Scouting, because no one took the time to nominate them. This publication includes the various awards presented to recognize our volunteers at the District Dinner. Some recognitions require processing through National and we have set…