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World Jamboree Photos
This week, Scouts from 161 countries are gathered in Kirara-hama, Japan for the 23rd World Jamboree. These photos show the spirit of international scouting!

ArrowTour Long Beach Photos
Scouting's national honor society celebrated 100 years with a historic stop in Long Beach! Check out the event in pictures held at our Long Beach Sea Base.   

More Scout Shop Hours
Expanded hours coming next week at the Long Beach Scout Shop beginning Tuesday, August 4. We will open at 9:30am Tues - Fri. Closing time remains 6pm. Adding 8 hours of scout shop hours every week for your convenience. Saturday hours 9-3, closed Sunday and Monday. (Service Center hours Mon-Fri 9-5)

Popcorn Training - This Sat. Aug 1 OR Wed. Aug 5
Attend and earn an extra 3% commission on all sales. View dates and tips here. We'll show you how a successful popcorn campaign can pay for your entire year of Scouting. Earn the most commission possible with no risk, no up-front out-of-pocket expenses. Prizes and giveaways will be part of this training so you won't want to miss it. Send one of your parent leaders to get info. Please RSVP to Rebekah Havard or Council Kernel Aimee McCarty .

Webelos Weekend: Aug 14-16
Only two weeks away! Be sure to sign up for the biggest Webelos hit of the summer. Incoming 4th and 5th graders will enjoy a weekend of adventure at Camp Tahquitz. Browse info guide for parents and leaders.

Nike Basketball 3-on-3
Last chance to sign up for the Scout bracket Nike basketball 3-on-3 tournament! Click for details.

Awesome Aquatics Video

Check out this video made by Scouts earning the moviemaking merit badge this summer at the Sea Base. Two more weeks of fun on the water! Experience the fun of aquatics camp.


Photo Contest Continues! 

Submit your best photo of the summer for our Long Beach Area Council photo contest. Send email to  

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Long Beach, CA 90807
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