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Scout News: July 21    
CALENDARS 2016-2017: Stay on top of dates, activities, and happenings for the upcoming 2016-2017 program year. Calendars available at the LB Scout Shop. No cost .

Over 550 scouts are having such a fun time at Aquatics Camp this summer. Check out these photos. The water front is active every day. Quality staff, great facility equals a fun time! Four more weeks to get in on the fun. Register on-site anytime at the Long Beach Sea Base.    

Saturday, August 13 - Earn the Coin Collecting merit badge. Click for workshop info. From 9am-11am. Become an amateur numismatic! No cost, only pay for parking.  

August 19-20-21 - Only 4 weeks away! Info packet for parents and leaders. All current 3rd and 4th graders are invited to Webelos Weekend 2016... the most popular event for incoming Webelos I and II. Sells out every year! Join us for new activities at Camp Tahquitz.

Aug 12-14 & Sep 16-18 - The Tri-Council Wood Badge course is fast approaching! Don't miss this great opportunity to participate in the BSA's premiere leadership training course that Corporate America charges thousands of dollars for. Designed with ALL Scouters in mind and delivered with the BSA's signature of "Fun With A Purpose!", it will enhance your leadership style and positively impact the youth you serve. It's not too late to sign up!

With great summer weather, earn the Pike Hike Award! Visit historical landmarks in and around Long Beach. The hike is about 5.2 miles and takes 2-3 hours. Click for requirements here.

August 2016 - Tour JPL in Pasadena on Aug 16 at 9am. Contact Trish for more information or questions. Interested in robotics? Join us for an information meeting August 1 at the Seaport Marina Hotel for the World Robot Olympiad.  
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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