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Scout News: April 14
Troop 65 Rocks the House: A special shout-out to the families of Troop 65. As of this morning, parents of Troop 65 have given over $5,700 to support our council programs. Congratulations and a huge THANK YOU to committee chair Marvin Belcher for supporting our shared vision

By popular demand you can now sell camp cards through Friday 5/13. At $5, they are an easy sell. See discount offers here. Sell 50 cards to attend Go Kart World. Sell 62 to attend day camp. Contact Rebekah or Maria to ask questions or pick up your supply of cards.

This recognition honors Boy Scouts who have earned the tri-fecta of fishing related merit badges: 1) Fishing, 2) Fly Fishing, and 3) Fish and Wildlife Management. Once a Scout earns all three merit badges, submit this application to the Scout Shop. 

Saturday, April 23 - Next weekend: meet the Archery Team members of Cal State Long Beach. Learn skills from competitive archers. Flyer here. All Scouts, Venturers, Explorers, and adults are invited to this fun archery day. Registration link here

April 29-May 1 - Two weeks away: zip lining, climbing, water slides, swimming, COPE course, archery, and sack races. Leader Guide just posted. Theme: Amazing Games & Race. Show your patrol and troop pride at this weekend of competitive fun. See flyer here.  

May 27-30 - Astronomy, fishing, nature, skits, crafts, hiking, campfire, and more! Come for one day, or stay for three days. Camp overnight with family, friends, and siblings. Down-time built in. Bring your tent and food, we'll provide the fun. Complete guide here.    

June 10-11-12 - Help us get Camp Tahquitz ready for another great summer camping season! Even (or especially) if your unit is not attending Tahquitz this summer, this is a neat opportunity to see what's new at camp and to support the council's crown jewel.  

Summer 2016 - Thinking about your summer plans already? CSI: Cub Scout Investigators will be in town for three weeks. Explore adventures, learn cool things, play games, have fun with friends. Check out Cub Scout Day Camp here. For boys ages 6-10.
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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