Euan McManus, an Eagle Scout with Troop 2020 in Brentwood and a freshman at Heritage High School, was awarded the Eagle Scout Service Project of the Year Award for 2018 by Mt. Diablo Silverado Council’s National Eagle Scout Association Committee. He will be presented with the award at the annual Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner on April 18 at the Blackhawk Museum in Danville.
Euan organized a family science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) night at Marsh Creek Elementary on Jan. 30, 2018. A total of 318 students and families visited 17 different STEM stations. There were 70 volunteers helping at the stations and greeting and guiding families. Euan is currently following the Engineering Technology Pathway at Heritage High School and hopes to make his future career in this field. At the time of working on his Eagle project, Euan was a member of Troop 152 in Oakley.