Beta Sigma Phi Shares Ice Cream Social With Scouts

Kate Stoddard and Susan Heckethorn at Saturday’s Ice Cream Social hosted by Preceptor Beta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi. The local council of Beta Sigma Phi sorority held its annual Ice Cream Social at East Park in Los Alamos and it was open to all members and any prospective members. Photo by Claire Swinhoe

Heather Majors at Saturday’s Ice Cream Social. Beta Sigma Phi is an international group of women who care about each other, their community and the world. The main theme is “life, learning and friendship.” There are social gatherings, cultural programs and service projects. This year’s international theme is “expand your family tree” and each of the five chapters in Los Alamos will apply this in their own individual way. Photo by Claire Swinhoe

At the end of Saturday’s ice cream social, a group of Scouts and their leaders from the Order of the Arrow were spotted participating in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the edge of the park and offered the remainder of the ice cream from the social. Photo by Claire Swinhoe

More Scouts and their leaders enjoy ice cream. Photo by Claire Swinhoe