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Adult adventure weekend at the Summit Bechtel Reserve

The Adult Adventure Weekend is a brand-new, once-in-a-lifetime program offered this summer at the Summit Bechtel Reserve from June 20-24th.

Apr 26, 2018   Lodge Ledger
Introducing the SURGE Recognition Device to OA Elections
Check out this newly created program to assist lodges conduct elections at LDS chartered scout units.
Apr 26, 2018   Lodge Ledger
Striking Gold: Series on Journey to Excellence | What is JTE?
Beginning in 2012, the introduction of the Journey to Excellence (JTE) program evolved the way we understand membership and program data in the Order of the Arrow (OA). JTE aims to measure the performance of a chapter, lodge, or section, including what areas are excelling as well as what areas require more attention.
Apr 18, 2018   Lodge Ledger
2017 Natural Disaster Aid Offered by Arrowmen

As 2017 started to come to a close, the country was rocked by several devastating natural disasters. These disasters affected millions.

Apr 18, 2018   Lodge Ledger
Wah-Sha-She Lodge Old Christmas Tree Fish Habitat

After the holiday season most people are forced to throw out their Christmas trees, but that’s not the case for Wah-Sha-She Lodge, chartered to the Ozark Trails Council.

Apr 18, 2018   Lodge Ledger
Why OAHA

The Order of the Arrow High Adventure Program (OAHA) allows Arrowmen to enjoy the Boy Scouts of America’s (BSA) national high adventure bases in a way unlike anything else.

Feb 10, 2018   Lodge Ledger
NLS Updates

The National Leadership Seminar (NLS) is often regarded as one of the best youth leadership training programs available.

Feb 10, 2018   Lodge Ledger
Website Redesign

Earlier this year, the national website of the Order of the Arrow (OA) experienced a complete redesign. The previous website, which was introduced in 2014, had become increasingly inadequate for fulfilling its purpose in the organization.

Feb 10, 2018   Lodge Ledger
Conclave Games

It is almost time for the spring conclave season! Arrowmen from all over your section with soon gather. Check-in will be easy, friends will be met and activities will commence for what will certainly be one of the most exciting weekends of the year.

Feb 06, 2018   Lodge Ledger
National Leadership Seminar Announcement

The National Leadership Seminar (NLS) is renowned as one of the Order of the Arrow’s - and Scouting’s - premier leadership development programs. Over the course of multiple decades, NLS has always proven to be an intensive and engaging learning experience for its participants.

Dec 16, 2017   Lodge Ledger
Training Expo – Greater New York Councils

The Training Expo (TREX), hosted by the Greater New York Councils, is an annual event focused on training and educating their members in all areas of Scouting.

Dec 16, 2017   Lodge Ledger
Shenandoah Lodge’s Innovation Awards

The Order of the Arrow (OA) Innovation Award was created to recognize chapters and lodges for developing creative and innovative solutions to challenges faced during the implementation of their annual program plans.

Nov 14, 2017   Lodge Ledger