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News for all Arrowmen about what's happening today in the Order of the Arrow.

Hike and camp, hack or NOAC? Find your next adventure!

The end of the OA’s record-breaking involvement at the national jamboree doesn’t have to be the end of your adventures of a lifetime. Hack, code and brainstorm at the OA Hackathon. Learn, compete and make new friends at NOAC 2018. Hike or paddle while giving back through OA High Adventure.

Lodge History Resource Guide now available

The Lodge History Resource Guide was conceived during the Centennial National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC) in 2015. At that time, many Arrowmen directed their attention to historical preservation, and everywhere sections and lodges benefited from their renewed focus.

Jun 14, 2017   NOAC 2015, OA Today
Meet the new OA Ocean Adventure!

The Order of the Arrow Ocean Adventure (OAOA) program is charting a course for the remote and historic Dry Tortugas in the Gulf of Mexico.

Jun 13, 2017   OA Today
New Lodge Debut: Erielhonan Lodge

There is a new lodge serving the Northeastern Ohio Scouting movement. Erielhonan (pronounced Erie-le-non) Lodge is the nation’s newest lodge as of the conclusion of the Section C-4A Conclave on May 21, 2017.

Jun 13, 2017   OA Today
Service grants and their impact at home

The Order of the Arrow sponsors service grants as a way to assist those lodges who have sought to provide meaningful cheerful service to their council properties.

Jun 13, 2017   OA Today
OA to host inspirational and memorable powwow at jamboree

The staff and participants of the 2017 National Jamboree will have the chance to join together for a powwow this July, hosted by the Operation Arrow Indian Village staff. The powwow will give dancers of all experience levels the chance to demonstrate their traditional American Indian singing and dancing skills. It will provide an opportunity for fellowship for Venturers, International Scouts and all jamboree staff.

Jun 03, 2017   OA Today, Operation Arrow 2017
How AIA programs benefit lodges

What makes the induction experience memorable? 

May 25, 2017   OA Today
Regalia bonanza

Recently the Nataepu Shohpe Lodge of the President Gerald R. Ford Field Service Council held their annual Regalia Bonanza. This is an excellent opportunity for Arrowmen to create interesting and creative regalia while enjoying their lodge’s American Indian Activities (AIA) program.

May 25, 2017   OA Today
SR-9 Indian Winter

In early February, Section SR-9 held their annual Indian Winter training event and built two distinct programs for lodge leaders and American Indian Activities (AIA) enthusiasts.

May 17, 2017   OA Today
What everybody's dancing about: Wachipi in a nutshell

In addition to the national jamboree, the Order of the Arrow (OA) will be hosting another summer event, this time at Philmont Scout Ranch.

May 10, 2017   OA Today
Order of the Arrow Summit Experience

Order of the Arrow High Adventure (OAHA) has many different opportunities open to youth Arrowmen across the nation.

May 10, 2017   OA Today
C-4 Area Leadership Training Conference

Sections C-4A and C-4B came together last November to conduct the Area Leadership Training Conference for the youth leaders of their sections. This training is an annual wide-scale event that typically trains 120 participants across the area and is held at Camp Lazarus in Delaware, Ohio.

May 10, 2017   OA Today