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Scout News: March 22   
Merit Badge Counselors: Reminder, we are hosting merit badge counselor orientation this coming Tuesday 3/27 at 7pm, at the Long Beach Sea Base. Click red button for more info.

June 9-10 - Help us get Camp Tahquitz ready for a great summer season! Even if your unit is not attending Tahquitz this summer, this is a great chance to see what's new at camp. More info and RSVP here

Camping Director Glen Goddard has accepted a position with the Los Padres Area Council beginning May 1st. We appreciate all Glen has done to improve our council in his four years with us. More info forthcoming on a send-off for Glen mid-April. Read Glen's bio here.   

June 2018 - Send your top youth leaders to be trained at the most prestigious training available to youth at the local level. What is NYLT? Two weekends of practical leadership skill development at Camp Tahquitz.       

A big shout-out to the families and leaders of Troop 120 for their support. To date, nearly 30 families in their Troop have given monthly and one-time gifts to keep our local Scouting program strong. Troop 120 rocks!  

Swipe your card and your change supports Scouting. Softgiving™ allows you to round up your change from everyday purchases. Check it out here. Use any card, credit or debit. 100% secure. Set monthly limits.  

This Sat 3/24 at 8am - Cool opportunity for guided bird walks at Rancho Los Cerritos right here in town. Great for cub scouts studying nature or boy scouts working on bird study or nature merit badges.

June 2018 - Choose from the last two weeks in June to attend Cub Scout Day Camp. Open to ages 6-10. Sign up and more info here. Hands-on activities, fun games, independence, and growth in the outdoors.  
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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