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Activities - Fall Family Fun at Fright Night Posted Oct. 13, 2017
Bring in the fall in Halloween style. Enjoy a hayride, decorate a pumpkin, make a craft, enjoy games, challenges, tour the haunted trail and if you dare, visit the haunted barn. Fun, food and frights for all. Come celebrate Halloween in your special holiday costume.

The spooky program has two intensity levels:
4-6 PM - Special program for younger Scouts and the faint of heart.
6-8:30 PM - Program for Scouts with a hankering for adventure with their fun.
More Information Questions - Contact Carolyn Cruson
Pomperaug District - Pomperaug Fall Camporee Posted Oct. 13, 2017
Join us for Fall Carnival Camporee

Scouts will participate in carnival theme scouting activities such as…

• Raise the Big Top. Lashing and flag pole raising.
• Fire Eaters Lunch. Fire Building.
• Knife Throwing Tryouts. Knife and Hatchet Throwing/Totten Chit.
• Knot Balloon Pop. Knots.
• Over the River. Team Building.
• First Aid Toss. First Aid.
• Find the Carnival. Maps.
• Spider Web.
• Hay Rescue Me. First Aid Carry Rescue.
• Mind Games. Green Glass Door/Black Magic/Chinese Numbers

Not to mention a carnival food cooking competition

Troops are encouraged to invite Webelos AOL scouts to camp with their unit and participate in events designed for just the Webelos.
More Information Questions - Contact Lawrence Ratner
Activities - Merit Badge College Counselors Needed Posted Oct. 4, 2017
The Merit Badge College (MBC) committee is looking for additional instructors for 2018. Instructors must be available for all four sessions, or make arrangements for a substitute if they must miss a session. 2018 MBC dates are January 27, February 3, February 10, February 24 with March 3 as the snow date. Classes will be 9:00 am – 9:50 am, 10:00 am – 10:50 am, and 11:00 am – 11:50 am. Instructors may teach all three periods or only one or two. Instructors must be registered Merit Badge Counselors and have completed Youth Protection Training in 2017 and be Merit Badge Counselor trained.

We could use instructors for the following badges:

American Cultures
American Heritage
Cit in Community
Cit in Nation
Cit in World
Coin Collecting
Crime Prevention
Disabilities Awareness
Dog Care
Family Life
Indian Lore
American Labor
Landscape Architecture
Model Design & Building
Nuclear Science
Personal Management
Public Health
Public Speaking
Space Exploration
Stamp Collecting
Traffic Safety

Additional badges may be considered if there are instructors available and if the badge lends itself to the group instruction format. We do not offer badges that are camping / outdoors oriented.
More Information Questions - Contact Karen Andersen
Activities - Wood Badge Fellowship Dinner Posted Oct. 16, 2017
Wood Badge Fellowship Dinner

“Let us all get together to renew new & old friendships”
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Tashua Knolls - 40 Tashua Knolls Lane, Trumbull, CT
1 p.m. Gathering, 1:30 p.m. Dinner
More Information Questions - Contact Joe Andreo
Pomperaug District - Pomperaug WOW 2017 Posted Oct. 13, 2017
Attention all Pomperaug District WEBELOS, Leaders and Parents! The 2017 WOW is coming, October 21-22 at Camp Sequassen in New Hartford, CT. This event is designed to offer all of the fun activities your boys can only do at a District or Council activity!
Packs are encouraged to camp out for the weekend and will be responsible for coordinating all food for their individual units. Scouts unable to stay overnight may still participate in the day program.

Registration and opening ceremonies will begin Saturday morning, and the program will take place throughout the day in specific program areas. A Saturday night District campfire will be held, so come equipped with your best skits and songs. A Leader’s Guide with complete details will distributed to registered units prior to event.

Start time 10:00 Sharp on Platt field

If you have any questions, please contact JC Cinelli jcinelli@gmail.com
More Information Questions - Contact J C Cinelli
Activities - NRA Rifle & Shotgun Instructor Classes Posted Aug. 7, 2017
If you would like to support BSA shooting sports programs on the Council, District and/or Troop/Crew level, these NRA Instructor Courses are what is required by the BSA for range supervision. Over the course of three weekends in October, you may earn your Rifle and/or Shotgun Instruction Certification. All classes will be held at Camp Sequassen.
More Information Questions - Contact Carolyn Cruson
Activities - Quinnipiac Dancers Posted Aug. 28, 2017


The Quinnipiac Dancers, the Council’s Order of the Arrow Indian dancers, can help you with their interpretations of Indian culture through their songs, dance and outfits. We can tailor our performances to your group’s needs.

 Authentic Native American Dance Interpretations.
 Live Indian music.
 Audience participation.
 Handmade outfits depicting modern Indian pow wow dancers.
Feathers, bells and beads on flashy colorful outfits.
 All dancers are youth members of our Order of the Arrow Lodge, Owaneco 313.

We will take bookings starting September 1, 2017 on a first come first serve basis. Our dance season starts January 1, 2018. Call or email early as the openings fill quickly.

For bookings or further information contact: John
Quimby: 203-248-1556 or johnboat1@hotmail.com
More Information Questions - Contact John Quimby