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Scout News: April 27
Derby Championship Weekend: Reminder! This Saturday, 9am, over 50 Cub Scouts will compete for the title of derby champ. Come by to check it out. Location: Lakewood Mall, center nearest Macy's between Penney's and Target. 

Aquatics Camp info is here! Click for merit badge classes and more. Eight weeks of camp starting June 26 at the Long Beach Sea Base. Fun on the water includes water skiing, paddleboarding, fly fishing, and kayaking.

Swept up in the unicorn craze? There might be better or more interesting combinations. Check out these five flavors the coffee chain might want to add to its menu sooner than later.

Saturday, June 3 - The biggest event of the year. Scout-O-Rama 2017 will be held at Lakewood High School. Bring the whole family for a fun day of games, hands on activities, and Scouting displays. Open to the public. 

She said "Yes." A young serviceman from Georgia proposed to his girlfriend on the bridge at Camp Tahquitz. He had just finished his 2nd deployment and will be getting out in June. Congratulations Rand & Dani.

We received a grant of $3,407 from the NRA Foundation to fund .22 long rifle ammo and 20 gauge shotgun shells. This means that all Scouts at Camp Tahquitz will not have to pay to shoot at our rifle range or shotgun range!

As of April 26, we have received pledges of $64,946 toward our goal of $195,000. Our 2017 Annual Budget is $2,004,817. Our council is completely member-supported by parents and volunteers like you. Secure donation page here. We count on your support.  

October 6-7 - Practice and show off your frontiersman skills! Muzzle loading, tomahawks, fire-starting, cannon ball toss, caber toss, colter run. Great outdoor fun. Flyer here.
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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