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Scout News: October 20   
You Asked, We Have It: The presentation by Sandy Van Wyk last week is now available online to download as a PDF. This information will be SUPER helpful to you when completing your 2017 renewal. Click red button below.

Raise money for equipment and camp deposits by selling popcorn online. Set up your account, send links to family and friends, win this 1216 piece Star Wars LEGO set. Easy to do, no inventory, great tasting popcorn. Valid this month only thru 10/31/16.

In one month, Long Beach Pack 205 added 9 Lions and 20! Cub Master Shawn Kelly says younger siblings of current Scouts got things going. Then parent meetings at schools attracted more families. 

New Lion Program for Kindergarten Age Boys
The Lion Den held their first meeting at the park, sang songs, made a lion with paper plates (see pic), and practiced roaring. How fun! Big congratulations to Shawn and all parent leaders in Pack 205. Well done!       

Only seven shopping days left to save 25% when you buy a complete cub scout uniform. Deal expires October 31 so come on by! Shopping local matters, your dollars stay in our council when you shop Long Beach.

Qualify for the Hometown USA Award by earning any three of the 13 merit badges listed. Earn this award that not many others have! Complete a minimum eight hour project and submit completed form.  

Saturday, November 12 - The annual Trade-O-Ree comes back to Long Beach. Browse awesome displays of Scouting memorabilia and historical items. See info here. An open-house style event open to all ages.

Help us recognize your fellow volunteers. Call for nominations open now through Monday 10/31. Submit this form detailing nominee's exceptional character and noteworthy service to youth. Due in 11 days.    
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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