BSA Safety Moment (Annual Health and Medical Record)
UConn Merit Badge Day
Craft & Trades Day at Workccoeman
Scouts BSA Resident Camp Information
Cub Camp Information
Silver Beaver Class Announcement & Dinner Save the Date
Council-wide Fall Program Event Save the Date
Southern New England College of Commissioners
University of Scouting (Registration is LIVE)
Additional Programs and News
Trash the Trash Day
Trinity Solar Unit Fundraiser
Scout Days: Sea Unicorns, Monster Jam, Yardgoats
National, Local, & International News
Scouting in Connecticut
Annual Health and Medical Record Safety Moment
The Scouting adventure, camping trips, high-adventure excursions, and having fun are important to everyone in Scouting—and so is your safety and well-being. Completing the Annual Health and Medical Record is the first step in making sure you have a great Scouting experience.
A program of the UConn Scouting Association. Scouts will complete merit badges taught by club members, who are registered Scouts BSA counselors, at the University of Connecticut campus in Storrs. Scouts, please bring a mask, a signed blue card, and a bagged lunch.
Click the button below for registration! Limited spots are available!
Each of the Connecticut Rivers Council's camps has something special to offer your group. After you click the button below, click the CRC Camps menu to see what is available for your outdoor adventure. From Cabins to tent sites, dining halls to program equipment. Make your next Scouting Adventure special with our rentals options
Scouts: All Cub Scout packs, Boy Scout troops, and Venture crews can utilize the camps for hiking, camping, fishing, and a variety of other activities.
Non-Scouts: Non-Scout groups (i.e. groups not representing registered individuals in the Boy Scouts of America) may want to consider utilizing our camps for their next retreat or camping adventure. Several types of indoor facilities are available as well as rustic campsites.
Announcing the CRC Council-wide Fall Program Event
On October 21st-23rd, 2022 hundreds of Scouts will descend on the Haddam Neck Fairgrounds and take part in the Council-wide fall camporee. Theme, patches, and more details to come soon. The committee is working hard to make it a can't miss event. Questions or want to help, contact Mike Rutty at firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking ahead to the fall of 2023 the council has gone all-in on a giant territory-wide camporee historically called MassJam. Mark it down in your calendars for Columbus Day Weekend October 2023. It will be held on Cape Cod's Barnstable fairgrounds. For information check out the website by clicking the button below. We will be joining councils from across the territory to help staff, coordinate, and bring participants.
This is an all virtual event. The College of Commissioner Science is a type of annual commissioner conference modeled after college courses and degrees. The purpose is to provide ongoing practical training for all commissioners. Over 10 courses will be offered IN A VIRTUAL SETTING. Be prepared for meaningful training, good fellowship, and information on the latest Scouting developments.
NYLT(National Youth Leadership Training) is BSA’s premier youth leadership development program at the Council level. It’s an exciting 6-day program designed for youth to learn leadership skills that will help them succeed in Scouting and in life.
Here in the Connecticut Rivers Council, we are preparing to send a contingent down to the Summit for the 2023 National Jamboree. Check out the main page where the National Jamboree Head Quarters are located. If interested register on their site first. We will put together a contingent from the area very soon.
Spring is coming soon and we hope you'll join us to celebrate the season on our April 2nd Scout Day! Immerse yourself in the signs and sounds of nature and learn about how early New Englanders used natural resources. Visit the farm and the new spring lambs, chat with skilled artisans as they demonstrate their trades, and so much more.
Registration is now open for hands-on workshops like Play with Clay, Outdoor Art, Whittle a Little, Make Seed Balls, Shelter Building, and more. Workshop space is limited and registration is required.
Is your unit low on funds? The Council is continuing its partnership with Trinity Solar. They have agreed to donate $50 dollars to the unit for every qualified consultation that comes from your unit. In addition on an installation the unit will receive $500 dollars and the Council will receive $500.