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Scout News: July 18  
Summertime Pack Award: Your pack can qualify for a certificate and streamer by planning and conducting three pack activities--one each in June, July, and August. Recognition also available for individual Scouts. Click the red button for more info.

Thursday, August 8 - Resources, materials, tips, online tools and more will be available to you. Meeting from 7-8pm. RSVP here. We're asking each unit to send their new-member coordinator for this Fall 2019 launch.  

Hundreds of current and former members of our council's honor Scouting group, the Tribe of Tahquitz, gathered at camp this past weekend for the annual reunion. See photos here. Memories of camp last a lifetime!   
merit badges

This coming Tuesday, July 23 - Orientation session for all adults who would like to become a merit badge counselor. RSVP here. Be sure to complete Youth Protection Training, the counselor app, and adult app.     

Next Thursday, July 25 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm. Info session and campaign overview for all units planning to sell popcorn this fall. Info here. A great fundraiser! Last year, the average unit raised nearly $3,000 for their use.   

August 16-18 - Calling all youth going into 4th and 5th  grade. This annual event for new Webelos 1 and II is the premier campout of the year. More info here. Explore the outdoors at Camp Tahquitz. Always sells out!

In stock! Handy drawstring bags for all Cub Scout levels. Great for weekend or day trips to keep items together. Available now at the LB Scout Shop. Email Randy or call 562-427-0911 x 230 for any items on your list.

Now in the Scout Shop: the fun and exciting Yo-Yo Preview Adventure sponsored by Duncan Toys.  This preview adventure gives Wolf, Bear, and Webelos Scouts the opportunity to learn the concepts that make a yo-yo work and the basic physics of a pendulum. Read more
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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