Scouting News: Troop 33 names new Eagle Scouts

Courtesy of Julie Showalter
Troop 33 Eagle Scouts include, from left, Kolby Pham, Jamison DeAngelis, Andrew Showalter, Peter Arnold, Charles Crane and Justin Cai.

Los Altos Boy Scout Troop 33 honored six new Eagle Scouts at a ceremony Jan. 5.

The new Eagle Scouts and their projects:

Scouting News: Troop 37 recognizes Eagle Scouts

Ethan Chang and Ben Falkenburg


Los Altos Boy Scout Troop 37 honored two new Eagle Scouts at a Court of Honor ceremony Sept. 15. Los Altos City Councilwoman Anita Enander presented the Scouts with proclamations.

To receive the Eagle Rank, the highest distinction in Boy Scouts, a Scout must earn at least 21 merit badges, hold leadership positions and complete a community service project.

Pack visits Nature Gallery

Courtesy of Kumar Natarajan

Webelos II Scouts from Los Altos Pack 78 recently completed their Earth Rocks! merit badge at Nature Gallery in downtown Los Altos. The Scouts enjoyed learning about rocks, minerals, crystals and the many fossils in the store. Nature Gallery owner Carol Garsten and Dave Mrus, a “rockhound” and artist, led the activity.

Scouting News: Girls Scouts honor award recipients

Courtesy of Danté Bell
Los Altos City Councilwomen Anita Enander and Neysa Fligor celebrate Girl Scouts Gold and Silver award recipients.

Girl Scouts of Northern California Service Unit 608 honored Gold, Silver and Bronze award recipients at the Grant Park Community Center April 28.

Three Girl Scouts earned Gold Awards, the highest award in Girl Scouts, 12 earned Silver Awards and two Junior troops earned Bronze Awards.

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