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Scout News: August 3     
Aquatics Camp this Summer: Tons of fun on the water. Have fun with friends, earn merit badges at the Long Beach Sea Base. Click red button for class schedule.

A new boat on the dock! Just this week, we received a generous donation from the Miller and Satariano families: the 62-foot custom cruiser Maui Diamond. Photos here from the commissioning ceremony with Ship 550. 

This Saturday, 8/5 - The annual Popcorn Kickoff includes a bounce houses, games, cape and mask-making, popcorn samples, and hot dogs. Come out in full superhero attire. Rumor has it Captain America will be there. Long Beach Sea Base from 9am-2pm.        

Tons of fun happening at the Sea Base: Motorboating, Lifesaving, Welding, Fire Safety, Paddleboarding and more. See quick video here (0:21). Two weeks left. Sign ups still open! Call the Sea Base at 562-431-5309. 

We're stocked up with badges, rank advancements, achievements, loops, you name it! Coming in to pick up large quantities? Call or email Randy in advance, we'll have it ready for you 562-427-0911 x230. We have the awards for your next ceremony or Court of Honor.


This past Saturday evening, 44 Scouts from the Long Beach Area Council returned home from the National Jamboree. Over 2,200 photos posted here. Thank you to the adult leaders who volunteered their time to coordinate this once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Next week, Thursday 8/10 - Roundtable will feature recruitment training. Pick up helpful materials, yard signs, posters, mini mags, and more. All are welcome. From 7-8pm, 3114 South St. 90712.  

With back to school coming soon, pick up your 2017-2018 program calendars. These helpful calendars show all activities and events through June 2018. Ask for them at the Scout Shop or Service Center office.  
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
Visit us online at www.longbeachbsa.org
562-427-0911
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