Open this email to see relevant information on Scouting.
Scout News: September 15 
Scouting Worldwide: Connect with Scouts from all over the world. Radio, Internet, and more. The annual Jamboree on the Air will be Saturday, October 15. Our very own Long Beach Sea Base will host exciting activities and communication centers. Stay tuned for more details!

December 2-4 - The Freeze-O-Ree is a patrol based competition applying Scout Skills in a cold weather environment. Events include Coyote Bait, Survivorish, and Take That Yeti! Check out info here.    

Saturday, October 8 - Courses will give new leaders and leaders changing positions the knowledge and skills needed to manage a successful den, pack, troop, or crew. Led by experienced, fellow volunteers. See training awards for adults.

Share your adventures with others. Tag your Facebook or Instagram Scouting photos with #ShareScouting and #LongBeachAreaCouncil. Check Instagram here. Leon the Lion has shared his adventures, you can too!

Saturday, October 1 - Hands-on skill training in paddlecraft. Course covers swimming, personal safety, basic boating, and group safety. See requirements. Must be registered adult or youth 15+.  

October 14-15 - Practice and show off your frontiersman skills! Muzzle loading, tomahawks, fire-starting, cannon ball toss, caber toss, colter run. Suggested for Scouts ages 14+, Varsity and Venturing Scouts. Flyer here.

Handy page: all requirements for Scout through First Class ranks are now listed on one page here. Navigate the Boy Scouts handbook a little easier.
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
Visit us online at
View on Instagram View our photos on flickr View our videos on YouTube Find us on Google+