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Scout News: February 21         
Annual Recognition Dinner: Next Thursday 2/28 at 7pm: Join us in recognizing the 2018 class of Eagle Scouts, the newest Silver Beaver recipients, and many more awards earned during the 2018 calendar year. Click red button for more info.

Last Saturday, our Sea Scouts visited Avalon Pack 400. Together they presented the flag ceremony for the Catalina Island Museum's 100th Anniversary of Wrigley's purchase. See photos here. Great job Scouts! 

Check out recently completed projects: 1) The K-Lodge kitchen now has a new refrigerator/freezer and vent system. 2) The Health Lodge and Ranger's House got new roofs. See photos. Our pool will be getting a makeover in March! 

The totals are in. Exactly 6.49% of eligible Scouts earned Eagle in 2018. See Eagle percentage over the last 10 years. With 52,160 Eagle Scouts, the Class of 2018 is officially the 8th biggest class in history.
sailing

Learn to sail starting March 16. Learn sailing skills, proficiency, and theory as well as rules and safety. Practice using our fleet of Sabots, Lidos and FJ's. The 10-week season will culminate with a fun regatta. 

Parents: encourage your Scout to earn his/her way to camp by selling $5 camp cards. Earn $2.25 per card, plus additional prize incentives. See info here. Deals include Big 5 and $5 off $25 at Smart & Final, and more. 

Just updated for the 2019 summer camp season. Check out the Leader Guide info posted online. Get your parent guide, find out about food service, read about program opportunities for all ages.  
St. Petes Race Day

Sat/Sun April 13-14 - Looking for dens, patrols, units, and individual Scouts to help at the Scout Booth at the Long Beach Grand Prix. Details here. Free entry to the race, lunch, racing patch, and more.   
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
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