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,…

Merit Badge Day at the Maritime Aquarium

Merit Badge Day at the Maritime Aquarium Sunday, March 20, 2022, 10 AM to 5 PM Registration at https://www.maritimeaquarium.org/scouts-bsa-day Hosted by Powahay District Register online or by calling the Reservations Department at 203.852.0700 extension 2206 Mon. through Fri. between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The Maritime Aquarium MB Classes are OPEN NOW for REGISTRATION on…

Cub Scout Day at the Maritime Aquarium

Saturday, March 19, 2022, 10 AM to 5 PM  Registration at https://www.maritimeaquarium.org/scouts-bsa-day Hosted by Powahay District Come enjoy a day of Cub Scout fun at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk along with all of the excitement The Maritime Aquarium offers.  All of this and the NEW 4D Theatre makes our Scout Day an event you…

Cub Scout Polar Bear Registration is Opened

POLAR BEAR REGISTRATION NOW OPEN HTTPS://MYCOUNCIL.CTYANKEE.ORG/EVENT/849 Cub Scouts will be explorers joining an expedition visiting 4 action stations.  Each Team of explores will be named after a famous explorer. We are offering two outdoor sessions:  Morning — 9:45 AM Opening with 10 to 12:30 PM rotating stations Afternoon — 12:45 PM Opening 1 to 3:30 PM…

Powahay News — December Edition

CLICK ON NEWSLETTER TO DOWNLOAD Welcome to the December Edition of Powahay News! In the Newsletter…. District News and goals page 2 Darien Eagle Celebration page 3 Advancement News page 4 Covid-19 Exposure Update and Guidelines page 5 When do you Cross-over Arrow of Light Webelos page 5 Troop/Crew News NYLT Training page 6 Troop…

Powahay Klondike Derby

  Powahay District Klondike Derby Hosted by Troop 11 Stamford January 21-22, 2022 $20 Youth & Adult Fee Register at https://mycouncil.ctyankee.org/Event/841 The Klondike is being organized as a day event for Saturday and will be hosted at the lower part of Hoyt. Camping one or two nights is optional and under troop leadership. Exciting events…

2022 Silver Beaver Nominations Open

The Scouting movement has advanced through the efforts and dedication of many volunteers.  Often recruited with a request for “an hour a week commitment” many have gone on to make Scouting and service to youth in other organizations their lifetime passion. The BSA established the Silver Beaver Award to recognize noteworthy service to youth by…