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Scout News: February 23  
New Online RSVP: Pay online for training classes. Select more than one class, RSVP for other scout leaders, use any credit card, quick, easy, and safe. Click below to see options.

New photos and highlights from 2016 just posted online in our digital annual report. See it here. Boy Scouts earned 2,868 merit badges and Cub Scouts racked up 983 advancements. What a year!  

Announcing an awesome challenging outdoor experience for youth. Scouts will practice leadership skills and team development over two weekends at Camp Tahquitz. Open to youth, coed, age 13+. Click for FAQ and more.


March 9 or 14 - Get information and helpful materials for your upcoming Spring Sign-Up night. Pick up unit resources and best practices from fellow scout leaders. Attend one of the two dates. RSVP online here.
sailing

Sail in Long Beach starting March 18. Learn sailing skills, proficiency, and theory as well as rules of the road and safety. Highly-trained staff. Practice using our fleet of Sabots, Lidos and FJ's. The 10-week season will culminate with a regatta using your new skills.

Saturday, April 29 - Get your engines warmed up for the 3rd annual council-wide derby championships. Races go down at the Lakewood Mall. Details here. Just hold your own pack pinewood derby race before March 31. 

Is your "filing system" really your glove compartment that's stuffed with gas receipts and crumpled-up napkins? And what qualifies as an eligible expense, anyway? Click here to find out.

Saturday, March 18 - Discounted admission for Scouts at the Aquarium. Only $14 adult and $8 child, regular $29.95 adult and $17.95 child. More info here. Receive 20% off of your gift store purchase when in uniform.  
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
Visit us online at www.longbeachbsa.org
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