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Scout News: February 7        
Highlights From 2018: We've updated facts and figures from last year. Check out our updated infographic showing highlights and achievements we all accomplished in the Long Beach Area Council last year. Click the red button for at-a-glance view.

Saturday, April 27 - Save the date for the annual pinewood derby championship races. Hold your pack derby race in the next few weeks and send your top 3 to the race-off! Cool new car parts in stock at the shop. 
Railroading Merit Badge

The Los Angeles Railroad Heritage Foundation is hosting a railroading merit badge class on Saturday, March 16, 2019, to share the great rail-based legacy and public rail transportation with Southern California and the world.

Sunday, March 24 - Scouts invited to complete steps toward badges at the Aquarium of the Pacific. See self-led activity sheets. Scout leaders or parents facilitate the experience and guide them through the steps. 
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.   

Saturday, June 1 - Join us at Long Beach City College for Scout-O-Rama 2019. This annual event is the biggest showcase of the year. See info here. Celebrating 100 years of Scouting in Long Beach - so save the date!  

Thursday, February 28 - 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. Only three weeks away, 7pm at The Grand Event Center in Long Beach.  

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.   
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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