What is the Order of the Arrow?

For 99 years, the Order of the Arrow (OA) has recognized Scouts and Scouters who best exemplify the Scout Oath and Law in their daily lives. This recognition provides encouragement for others to live these ideals as well. Arrowmen are known for maintaining camping traditions and spirit, promoting year-round and long term resident camping, and providing cheerful service to others. OA service, activities, adventures, and training for youth and adults are models of quality leadership development and programming that enrich and help to extend Scouting to America's youth.

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  • 2015 OA Elections Below are the materials election teams will need to conduct proper elections.  Election paperwork is due at least two weeks before the Ordeal ceremony.
    Posted Jan 15, 2015, 5:33 AM by Web Admin Achpateuny Lodge
  • OA Centurion Award - open for nominations! Please use the link below for more information and the nomination form:​https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1cSboFsOualyefcxlHKAiEg_9TvJ7Np6fwwNDekq5TP8/viewform?usp=send_formThe deadline for submitting nominations to ...
    Posted Nov 20, 2014, 1:43 PM by Lodge Adviser
  • 2014 Vigil & Founders Award nomination links Vigil:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1oJwN6D6urQgiDgWrR2GaZrgw0qE9ctoFnFRCPqUQJdo/viewform?c=0&w=1&usp=mail_form_linkFounders Award:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1SgVkGiKY7xyTn1ApfcCQKxmu2iJy67t7x9VKOBvsTPE/viewform?c=0&w ...
    Posted Oct 24, 2014, 7:14 PM by Lodge Adviser
  • updated Lodge By-Laws approved & signed After months of study and comparing the 2000 version of the lodge by-laws, as well as an unsigned 2005 update, the youth members of the Lodge Executive Committee (LEC ...
    Posted Sep 17, 2014, 2:32 AM by Lodge Adviser
  • new Choseon (Korea) Adviser named I am honored to announce the appointment of Samuel "Sam" Ponce as the new Choseon Clan Adviser (Korea). With Sam’s knowledge and experience with OA, I have no doubt ...
    Posted May 11, 2014, 8:57 PM by Lodge Adviser
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