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Scout News: March 7          
Training Classes this Month: Be sure to check out helpful training classes coming up this month. Very good training for Den Chiefs, scout leaders, den leaders, committees, unit leaders, and parents in the outdoors. Click the red button for more info. .

Super-cool patch available for pre-order in the Scout Shop today. The first 250 patches sold out in 3 days! Get yours pre-ordered today. Only $5 each. Limited edition coins also available for $15.   

Long Beach Eagle Scout Jacob Davison is now a star college basketball player for Eastern Washington University. Jacob earned his Eagle in Troop 66 in 2015. Read more here. And root for his team to advance!  

Last week, our local council was designated a four-star charity by Charity Navigator for the fourth straight year. This is a prestigious honor, the result of good financial practices. We hope we have earned your trust and support.   

There are still sites available at Camp Tahquitz but register soon!
Week 1: July 7-13, 7 sites available
Week 2: July 14-20, 1 site available
Week 3: July 21-27, 3 sites available
Week 4: July 28-August 3: 3 sites available 

Over 280 people attended the Annual Council Recognition Dinner last Thursday. See photos here. A memorable evening celebrating the 2018 class of Eagle Scouts, Silver Beaver recipients, and more. 

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. 

This past Sunday, Scouts and parents had fun at the indoor batting cages in Signal Hill. See photos. Parents: encourage your Scout to earn his/her way to camp by selling $5 camp cards. Earn $2.25 per card. 
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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