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What to Expect in 2019

As a member of the Order of the Arrow, there is a lot to look forward to during this upcoming year. The spring will kick off with OA PhilBreak 2019, an exciting opportunity designed to provide meaningful service to Philmont in March following the forest fires of 2017.

Feb 13, 2019   OA Today
Wewanoma Lodge Powwow Benefits Local Camp

Each year, Wewanoma Lodge out of South Texas holds a public powwow. The event was started twenty one years ago by Troop 68 from McAllen, Texas as a way for Scouts to get the Indian Lore Merit Badge.

Feb 13, 2019   OA Today
Rebuilding Camp Osborn

Cheerful service is one of the core values of the Order of the Arrow, and Withlacoochee Lodge was sure to fulfill that purpose with the service it provided to Camp Osborn following two recent natural disasters.

Feb 13, 2019   OA Today
Joint Service Project Brings Lodges Together

Last year, Pa-Hin Lodge and Naguonabe Lodge completed a joint service project as part of the Section C-1A’s Lodge Partnership Program. For this program, lodges are asked to attend each other’s events to gain a sense of community by getting to know the members of their partner lodge.

Feb 13, 2019   OA Today
2019 Congratulatory Eagle Scout Letters

The 2019 editions of the Eagle Scout congratulatory letters are now available from the national chief and vice chief. There is also a new edition available from the national chairman. These recognition letters are a great addition to any Eagle Scout's court of honor.

Jan 31, 2019   Announcements
2019 OA Service Grant Recipients Announced

Since 1999, the National OA Committee has annually selected lodges from each region to receive matching service grants. For 2019, 15 lodges in councils across the nation were chosen to receive a combined total of $34,500 in matching grants via the OA Service Grant program.

Jan 02, 2019   Announcements
2019 National Order of the Arrow Officers Elected

Meet the newly elected officers of the Order of the Arrow!

Dec 30, 2018   Live from Dallas
OA PhilBreak 2019

Philmont and the Order of the Arrow are excited to offer OA PhilBreak 2019. This event will consist of a full week preparing Philmont for the 2019 camping season. Following the fires of 2018, Philmont needs our help to accommodate campers once again.

Dec 18, 2018   Lodge Ledger
Northeast Region Town Hall

The Northeast Region Town Hall was a online event held on September 19th, 2018 that Arrowmen could attend to learn about high performing lodges.

Dec 18, 2018   Lodge Ledger
Membership Information Page

Earlier this year, the National Order of the Arrow Committee approved a change to the OA’s membership policy, permitting unit elections in Scouts BSA, Venturing, and Sea Scout units. These changes will take effect on February 1, 2019.

Dec 18, 2018   Announcements, Lodge Ledger
Hackathon 2019

As technology continues evolving, the Order of the Arrow is able to deliver our program in revolutionary ways.

Dec 18, 2018   Live from Dallas, Lodge Ledger
Section SR-7A Works Towards Unit Election Evaluations

Unit elections can be the first interaction a unit or Scout may have with their local lodge, so they are an important facet of becoming a High Performing Lodge.

Dec 16, 2018   Section Sentinel