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Scout News: February 25
Blue and Gold or Court of Honor? Check out our Scout Shop for supplies, awards, and new items. Recognize helpful parents. Congratulate special achievements. Hours 9:30am-6pm and Saturday 9-3. Email Karen what you need or call us at 562-427-0911 x230.
St. Petes Race Day

April 16-17 - Call for youth volunteers age 16+ to help at the Long Beach Grand Prix. Assist in grandstands, provide seating directions. Earn service hours for school and rank advancement. See areas of the race not open to the public. Lunch provided. Details here. Email Richard Feinberg or call 310-710-5215.

Eagle Scouts, friends, family, and Scout leaders enjoyed a celebration of 2015 accomplishments. Check out photos of special guest Mayor Robert Garcia. The Long Beach Mayor greeted Eagle Scouts and praised the audience for their service to the community.  

Thursday, March 10 - We have materials for you to help you gain new boys, new families, and new leaders for your Pack. Our experts will share tips. Bonus: come hear about the New Scout Safari Day coming soon.

Make a lasting impact. Be The Match is looking for Eagle Scout candidates to organize marrow registry events in the local community. Be The Match connects patients with blood diseases to their life-saving marrow or stem cell transplant. Contact Julie via email or by phone at (714) 604-6472.  

You asked for it - announcing the 1st Annual Spring Break Aquatics Camp! March 28 to April 1. Click for merit badges offered. Also offering sailing, kayaking the Naples Canals, and canoeing to estuaries. Have fun on the water and hang out with friends!

Would you help support Scouting? Your financial support helps keep our local program thriving for 4,000 youth. Make a charitable gift to Scouting. Our annual Launch an Eagle campaign asks parents and friends like you to help fund for our local program. 

April 29-May 1 - Zip lining, climbing, water slides, swimming, COPE course, archery, and sack races. Click for flyer. Theme: The Amazing Games and Race. A weekend of competitive events at the Irvine Outdoor Education Center. 
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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