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Scout News: August 4     
Webelos Weekend: August 19-21, only two weeks away. All incoming 4th and 5th graders and their families are invited to Camp Tahquitz for a weekend of adventure. Click red button for info.

Water slides, archery, bb shooting, obstacle courses, sports, games, and crafts. The past two weeks, we've been running Cub Scout Day Camp. Check out these photos of all the fun.  

At least seven members of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team competing in Rio this month are Eagle Scouts! Meet the athletes. Two swimmers, a race walker, a marathoner, a triathlete, a rower, and a beach volleyball player.

Saturday, August 6 - Looking for all Jedi Knights to rally at the Sea Base this Saturday for a light saber match unlike any other. Come make your own and prepare for battle. The 2016 Popcorn Kickoff will be awesome!

The bi-annual William I. Koch Sea Scout Cup wraps up today. Some 82 International Sea Scouts from 10 countries have been sailing the waters of Long Beach the past 5 days. Photos of Monday's opening. Also check out race coverage photos.    

Camp Tahquitz was recently inspected and successfully accredited by national standards. A team of five guests conducted the day-long visit. Congrats to Camping Director Glen Goddard and Camp Director Michael Dermody.

Thursday August 18 - Fall Recruitment, a time to get new and energized families involved in your unit. But how? "I don't need any more kids but I need more adults..." Attend this Fall Recruitment Training at 7pm at Lakewood Village Community Church. Please RSVP to Rebekah so we can make sure we have enough recruitment boxes for everyone.  
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
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