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Troop 76 at the Baden Powell Campground, Camp Sequassen, near Torrington, Connecticut


Camp Sequassen 2024
, Sunday, July 21st - Saturday, July 27th

For nearly 100 years, Scouts of all ages have come to Camp Sequassen for exciting summer adventures at the waterfront, on the trails, at the ranges and all across camp. In addition to tons of activities, scouts can choose from more than 70 merit badges including traditional ones like swimming, archery, and rowing to STEM badges like automotive maintenance, welding, and programming. And there are badges you may not expect at camp like movie making, robotics, and game design

First Important Deadline:
Calling all Troop 76 Scouts to please sign up for summer camp here by Tuesday, March 12. We need enough participants to secure our Baden Powell campsite, one of the best locations in Sequassen.

Pricing:
First Week $615 (Early Bird First Week $590), Sibling $575 (Early Bird Sibling $550)
(To take advantage of Early Bird pricing, camp fees are due in full by Tuesday, March 26.)
Payment can be made by check made out to Troop 76 and given to our troop camp coordinators Nicole Genna or Cathy Davis. All final payments are due in full by Tuesday, May 14.
Please keep in mind that any scout who signed up at the end of the day on March 12th for camp, the troop is obligated to pay Sequassen a $75 non-refundable deposit. Once we send the money to Sequassen, we are not permitted any refunds.

Chaperones:
Families are required to chaperone, including camping overnight. Sign up for more than one shift! Parents need up to date Youth Protection Training in order to chaperone. Adults staying in camp more than 23 hours need a physical/completed medical form. Our troopís success depends on parent help,so please sign up here to chaperone.

Fees and Forms:
As soon as you submit payment and complete the initial forms, your Scoutís Merit Badge selections (form below) can be approved by the Scoutmaster and then entered into Sequassen's database. Merit Badge sessions are filled on a first come, first served basis, up to class sizes set by Sequassen.

Important Deadline: May 14
Full payment due to Nicole Genna or Cathy Davis. Make check out to Troop 76. First Week $615 (Early Bird First Week $590, due 3/26)
Sibling $575 (Early Bird Sibling $550, due 3/26)
Additional special program fees (see brochure). Inform Nicole Genna ASAP if your scout plans to sign up for a special program since additional paperwork is required! For example, Discover Adventure is an additional $50 and Lifeguarding is $150 more.

Options:
Troop 76 Group Photo ($15)
Sequassen T-Shirt ($15)
Brunch ($10 Adult, $5 Children). Join your scout at brunch on Saturday morning before the closing ceremonies. Pay only for family members only, not Scouts.

Completed Forms due to Nicole Genna:
Troop 76 Camper Registration Information Form (mandatory)
Code of Conduct Form (mandatory)
Merit Badge Selection Form (mandatory) See prerequisites here.

Required Medical Forms:
Please read and follow the directions on the medical forms and all addendums. There are portions that must be completed/signed by a doctor. For Scouts attending Sea Base, the main BSA Medical form can be used for both, but there are additional pages attached here that are needed for camp. Please see the Council Health Form Guide for more details, especially if your Scout has a complicated medical situation.

Informational Links:
Camp Sequassen 2024 Brochure
Connecticut Yankee Council Sequassen Website

Contact Nicole Genna with any questions or before dropping off payment and forms. Her email: nsgenna@comcast.net, text: 203-512-0687, address: 14 Mead Ridge Lane

Information on financial assistance and Camperships is available through the CT Yankee Council. See brochure and Sequassen website. Our troop offers financial assistance; contact Troop Committee Chair David Luhman, davidluhman@yahoo.com. All requests for financial assistance are kept strictly confidential.