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Scout News: February 8
Climbing Instructor Training: This Saturday, February 10, climbing instructor training for b oth Level 1 (entry level) and Level 2 (current level 1 trained personnel with experience) held at the Sea Base. Click red button for more info.

Three members of Team USA competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics are Eagle Scouts. The list includes two members of the luge team -- one in singles and one in doubles -- and one bobsledder. Read more here.     

The deals are in: save money on Big 5, Pavillions, Vons, Albertsons, the Aquarium, Medieval Times, Six Flags, Carl's Jr and more. See more here. Scouts sell Camp Cards to earn money for summer activities. 

In case you missed it, this past Sunday morning, CBS featured an 8-minute segment on the current status of the Boy Scouts of America. Click to see video here.    

Here's a recap of 2017. All the facts and figures of the Long Beach Area Council from the last calendar year. Check out this digital annual report. Works great on your mobile device, tablet, or desktop.       

To keep current in our youth protection education there is a new version of youth protection training (YPT 2) now live online. All leaders will need to complete this new training by October 1, 2018.

Who are Friends of Scouting? See cool video here. Includes annual activities and locations we all know about. We encourage you to share it, pass it on, show it at your next meeting.  

Saturday, March 10 - Training classes for position-specific adult scout leaders. According to records, some Scout leaders are not trained. Check this page and RSVP to be trained. This might be your chance!

Heads up: several units are not yet registered for 2018. Please note the list below. Email Henry or Email Liz.  
Los Fierros Packs 007, 14, 62, 88, 105, 126, 166, 267, 400
Los Fierros Troop 14
Los Fierros Crew 74
Polaris Packs 35, 46, 140, 303
Polaris Troops  30  
Polaris Crews 888  
Sea Scout Ships 500, 529
Long Beach Stake
Packs 56, 91, 101, 248
Troops 56, 91, 101, 148, 248
Cerritos Stake 
Packs and Troops 393, 1200
Long Beach East Stake
Troops 12, 156, 188

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