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Help needed to complete NEXT service project

Order of the Arrow membership is not a recognition. It is a call to serve. People embrace the Order not to join a group, but to make a difference. 

Jul 13, 2016   Lodge Ledger
Operation Arrow at NEXT

As we get closer to July 2017, planning for the Order of the Arrow’s presence at the 2017 National Jamboree is in full swing! Operation Arrow staff is already over 45% full, and we are eagerly accepting applications from youth Arrowmen ages 16-20 to fill the remaining spots.

Jul 13, 2016   Lodge Ledger
Lodge Ledger: North Carolina Arrowmen present report to the state

Arrowmen from 11 councils and lodges in North Carolina came together to present an update on Scouting across the state.

Jul 02, 2015   Lodge Ledger
Spirit Through the Ages: Langundowi Lodge History

Located in Northwestern Pennsylvania, Langundowi Lodge was founded in 1972 with the merger of Eriez Lodge 46, Hoh-Squa-Sa-Gah-Da Lodge 251, and Skanondo Inyan Lodge 256.

Jun 10, 2015   Lodge Ledger
Lodge Ledger: Centennial Blaze #15 - Expectations at NOAC 2015

In the Pre-Ordeal Ceremony, Nutiket remarked, “fifteen blazes led you to us.” In January 2013, we began our Centennial Blazes to guide us all to this very special event. This National Order of the Arrow Conference will be like nothing any of us have ever experienced.

Apr 30, 2015   Lodge Ledger
Lodge Ledger: Centennial Blaze #14 - Welcome to NOAC!

It’s hard to believe, but in a little more than four months, you and your contingent will be arriving at Michigan State University for the 2015 National Order of the Arrow Conference.

Mar 26, 2015   Lodge Ledger
Lodge Ledger: Centennial Blaze #14 - Welcome to NOAC!

It’s hard to believe, but in a little more than four months, you and your contingent will be arriving at Michigan State University for the 2015 National Order of the Arrow Conference.

Mar 26, 2015   Lodge Ledger
Lodge Ledger: Centennial Blaze #13 - The 2015 NOAC theme

This August, 15,000 Arrowmen will gather at the National OA Conference to celebrate our Order’s centennial anniversary. Guests can expect the 2015 NOAC theme, It Starts With Us, to be central to many of the activities, shows and training opportunities at the conference.

Feb 23, 2015   Lodge Ledger
Lodge Ledger: Centennial Blaze #12 - Approving and Ordering Arrowman Service Award

The Arrowman Service Award (ASA) launched on July 16th, 2014 - the Order of the Arrow’s 99th anniversary - in an effort to recognize those Arrowmen who seek to recommit themselves to the principles of the Order, support their

Jan 21, 2015   Lodge Ledger
Lodge Ledger: Centennial Blaze #11 - The Centurion Award

For nearly 100 years, the Order of the Arrow has purposefully recognized Scouts and Scouters who best exemplify the Scout Oath and Law in their daily lives.

Jan 09, 2015   Lodge Ledger
Lodge Ledger: Ken Davis Celebrates 40th Year on National Committee

This year, Ken Davis is serving his 40th year on the national Order of the Arrow committee. He joined the committee in 1974 as the first chairman of the Southeast Region and continues to serve today on the national events & 100th anniversary committee. He has a Ph.D.

Nov 25, 2014   Lodge Ledger
Lodge Ledger: Flaming Rebar a Unique Tradition in Menawngihella Lodge

One lodge has been using rebar to add a unique flair to its ceremonies! Read about the origins of this tradition and the steps taken to design it.

Nov 18, 2014   Lodge Ledger