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Scout News: January 17     
Centennial Poster Events: Click red button to see a downloadable poster. Participate in monthly events as we celebrate Scouting's Centennial - 100 Years of Scouting in Long Beach in 2019. Use it as a handy reference, pin on bulletin board, or on the fridge. 

Parents and leaders: place an ad for your business or congratulating your Eagle Scout or Silver Beaver in the printed program for the 2019 Council Recognition Dinner. Click for rates and sizes. Due by January 31. 

More than 50 Scouts participated in the Winter Tech Camp held at the Sea Base the first week of January. See photos. Scouts completed animation, geocaching, programming, robotics, and other merit badges.  
merit badges

Tuesday, January 22 - anyone interested in becoming a Merit Badge Counselor is invited to this orientation session. Learn what you can do to help youth advance in rank. Location: Long Beach Sea Base, 7pm.   

This Saturday, January 19 - From 9am to 2:30pm come over to work on your derby car. Location: Scout office parking lot at 401 E 37th St. LB 90807. We will have the tools, you bring your wooden block and design. 

May 24-27 - we invite you to bring your scouts, siblings, family members, and friends to camp at our very own Camp Tahquitz over Memorial Day Weekend. Priority registration for Long Beach Scouts for a limited time. Get in quickly before this popular event reach capacity!

This past weekend, Troop 117 played the first nine holes of Frisbee Golf at El Dorado Park. See photos. They started by building a gateway and then did a flag ceremony before playing some Frisbee golf.

Just arrived, the 100th Anniversary Coin commemorating 100 Years of Scouting in Long Beach. The coin features Scouts in uniform, "LBAC Second Century", American flag, and brief write up. Available now in the Shop while supplies last.
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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