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Scout News: August 30         
Mark Your Calendar: Next Saturday, Sept 8 from 10am-1pm, Scout Shop Open House. Come check out great deals. Toss some bean bags in the parking lot. Enjoy a hot dog. Our entire staff will be on hand to meet and greet. Click red button for more info.

Now that school is back in session, let's look at the top 5 merit badges Scouts can earn while completing homework, group projects or other school assignments. Make that homework assignment count twice.  

The number one serach item online for joining Scouting is the BeAScout website. That site receives nearly one million hits this time of year. Are you listed? Check it out here, so new families can find you!

We have so many resources for you! A few days ago on Monday we spruced up our volunteer-resources room at the Scout office. Tons of good stuff available for free, come by to pick up helpful items. Contact Henry or Liz

Important notice: all registered adults are required to complete the new 4-part YPT training as outlined by National BSA. YPT site here. Must be completed by October 1. Any prior YPT expires next month 9/30.  

Saturday, September 29 - Announcing the 7-Iron Golf Tourney supporting Sea Scouting. Info & RSVP here. Registration at 9:15 am and shotgun start at 10:00 am sharp. Best ball format, play in teams of five.   

Did you do any activities in June, July, and August? Then submit paperwork to earn the Summertime Pack Award. Recognition available to individual Cub Scouts, dens, or the entire pack. Ask at our Scout Shop
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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