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Scout News: February 18 
International Scouting: Discover a worldwide view of Scouting with International Scouting. Opportunity abounds for learning cultures, languages, and traveling. This committee is headed by Stan Hadley. Click the red button below to see more about International Scouting.

June 17-19 & 24-26 - Long Beach is hosting the National Youth Leadership Training for youth (co-ed) ages 13+. NYLT prepares young leaders to better serve in leadership positions beyond Scouting. Flyer here. A phenomenal learning opportunity.   

Saturday, March 5 - Del Valle Park. Star and Life Scouts and their parents are invited to the Path to Eagle workshop. Learn what you need to do, navigate paperwork, and ask any questions you might have. Bring pencil and paper, and this workbook. Starts at 9am. 

Earn your Railroading Merit Badge at the Los Angeles Railroad Heritage Foundation. Teaching staff includes an Eagle Scout involved in railroading for over thirty years. Contact LARHF at (626) 458-4449 or for more info.

Check your home mailbox - newsletters have been mailed to all members. Dates published for this spring and summer Scouting season. Great to keep handy. Reference upcoming activities and events. Extra printed copies available at the Scout Shop.

Sunday, May 22 - Scout Night at the LA Galaxy. First 150 Scouts will play in an on-field activity or post-game autograph session. All Scouts will receive an LA Galaxy patch. More info here

Neat opportunity for youth: Take apart and build a car chassis. Count, measure, mark, and bolt. Learn the science, math, and vocabulary of car fundamentals. Covers race, safety, and design skills. Space limited.

Before serving his country on the Supreme Court, Justice Antonin Scalia was a proud Cub Scout, Boy Scout, and Arrowman (see photo). Fun fact: two other current justices were Scouts: Justice Anthony Kennedy and Justice Stephen Breyer, an Eagle Scout. 
Marc Bonner | E-News Editor
Long Beach Area Council
401 E 37th St Long Beach CA 90807 
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