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Lodge Ledger

News, ideas, and information for lodge leadership.

Ideas for Your Next Fall Event

Whether your lodge has a spring or fall fellowship, new activities are always a great way to get Arrowmen out...

Lodge Ledger: Journey to Excellence program to change in 2015

Since 2012, Journey to Excellence (JTE) has been used to help lodges evaluate their performance, plan for the future and...

Lodge Ledger: Unali’yi Lodge sets the standard for camping promotions

In 1969, the E. Urner Goodman Camping Award was established in honor of the Order of the Arrow's co-founder. This...

Lodge Ledger: Join the Arrowmen Press Corps

Calling all Arrowmen! Are you interested in journalism, photography or video production? If so, the Arrowmen Press Corps (APC) will...

Lodge Ledger: Last call for lodge history books

On display at NOAC were over 200 finalized and in-draft lodge history books. Now, as the centennial celebration draws to...

Learn about NEXT: A New Century

This summer, lodge and section leadership from across the country will be invited to Indiana University for a new kind...

Top ten tips for unit elections season

The information on this page may not reflect the changes to the Order of the Arrow membership requirements effective February...

Lodge Ledger: Updates from the NEXT onsite

Recently, the key leadership team for the 2016 national program of emphasis, NEXT: A New Century, gathered at Indiana University...

Making a great ceremonial team

Ceremonialists are a unique group of Arrowmen. If you walk through every council camp, you will likely not find a...

Occoneechee Lodge Black Friday Contest

Last fall, Occoneechee Lodge held a unique contest, where its respective chapters embarked on a battle to see which chapter...

Woapalanne Lodge reignites ceremonies tradition

Ceremonies have been known as the foundation for the Order of the Arrow since its beginning. With the loud drum...

Sending Delegates to Another Lodge's Function

Visiting events of other lodges can be very advantageous. In the workplace and elsewhere, collaboration is widely seen as the...