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Scout News: July 26    
Popcorn Kickoff: Reminder, all parents and scout leaders interested in raising money for their outings and annual program should attend the Popcorn Kickoff next Saturday August 4. Bounce house, crafts, activities, popcorn giveaways, games, and more. Click red button for more.

Wednesday, August 1 - the idea of "Scout Scarf Day" next week is that all scouts are encouraged to wear their scout scarfs in public. See program here. The date commemorates the first scout camp in 1907.

Longtime Scouting volunteer Jim Jeffery passed away this week at the age of 74. Jim was a past board president, served on hundreds of Eagle boards, and mentored thousands. Read more about Jim here.         

As temperatures climb to triple digits, it's important for Scouts to remain prepared and safe as they set out on their next great summer adventure. See these five tips to keep cool. First up, water of course. 

Saturday, August 4 - Next week! All Eagle Scouts and Silver Beaver recipients ages 18+ welcome! Click here for info and RSVP . If you know of an Eagle or Silver Beaver recipient, please tell them. No cost to attend!           

Beginning August 1 at the Long Beach Scout Shop: save 25% on a Cub Scout uniform shirt with the purchase of a Cub Scout uniform bottom. Must be purchased together. Offer valid through October 31. See deal here.   

Thursday, September 13 - Mark your calendars for this evening where Webelos Scouts and their parents meet 10-15 Boy Scout troops in one location. A great opportunity to ask questions and check out Troops.

Any day now we should see a new website! The new site will be easy to navigate on any mobile device and have a revamped calendar function. See preview image here . Broken links during the transition? We'll fix  it.   
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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