LAST DAY to sign up for the Fishing Derby is today!

You don’t want to miss the fishing derby!  On-line registration closes tonight, 4/13, at 11:30 pm. The lake has been stocked with hungry rainbow and brown trout. The pancakes and hot dogs are ready for hungry Scouts and parents. We also have a learn to fish program for Scouts who would like instruction (gear included)…

2022 Blair Atholl Jamborette in Scotland

2022 Blair Atholl Jamborette in Scotland An International Scouting Experience of a Lifetime July 13th  – August 6th, 2022   Scottish Scouting hosts 1,000 Scouts from 19 countries Open to Scouts BSA, Venturers, Sea Scouts, Explorers ages 14-17 (boys & girls) Camping together, playing together, working together 10 days on the grounds of Blair Atholl…

2021 Calling all Medical Professionals

Calling all Medical Professionals! The Council needs registered Camp Medical Officers to satisfy new NCAP standards   The updated National Camp Accreditation Program’s National Camp Standards now require a Camp Medical Officer at all short-term camp programs. What is a short-term camp? District camporees, Klondike Derby, OA events, or any council-organized overnight camping programs, whether…

3/3/21 COVID-19 Guidance Update

CYC COVID-19 Guidance Update March 3, 2021   To our Scouting Community,   Governor Lamont recently announced that Connecticut will be loosening COVID-19 restrictions regarding private, social, and recreational events at commercial venues beginning March 19.   Indoor event/meeting capacity will remain at 50% with caps increased from 25 people currently to 100 people. Outdoor…

Winter Virtual Trainings for Scouts

Merit badges, magic classes, Minecraft servers, and unique, wide-ranging training sessions – Owaneco Lodge, our Council’s Order of the Arrow (OA) lodge, is offering it all during the months of January and February– all for free!  If you’re not a member of the OA, there is something for you. The lodge will be offering merit…

Scatacook Welcomes Joseph Kierwiak as New District Executive

We are delighted to announce that Joseph Kierwiak has accepted a promotion to serve as the District Executive for Scatacook District effective January 1st. Since beginning with Connecticut Yankee Council in September, Joe has been serving as a District Executive in Quinnipiac. He had been with Connecticut Rivers Council prior to joining our council. Please…