- Published: 20 June 2017 20 June 2017
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The Order of the Arrow Fall Fellowship will be held on September 7-9, 2018. - Join us for FUN & fellowship at Camp Big Timber, 37W955 Big Timber Rd, Elgin, IL. Fall Fellowship weekend is an opportunity for both newly selected and current members of the Order of the Arrow to conduct service at our camp, share in fellowship, and learn more about what it is to be an Arrowman. It is an opportunity for Arrowmen to gather together and celebrate the past year in the lodge, learn more about how you can serve Scouting and the Order of the Arrow, have some fun, and elect new Lodge and Chapter Officers for next year.
For newly elected Ordeal Candidates: This is the last opportunity to complete your ordeal and join our Lodge. Please read the Ordeal Candidate Letter and Ordeal Candidate Equipment List for important information related to joining our Lodge. You must also download, complete and bring the following Forms with you to this event. Form links are listed under Attachments. Cost is $60 ($70 after August 26th) and includes the Fellowship Weekend fee, your OA Ordeal sash, patch, OA handbook and your 2018 Lodge Dues)
PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE FORMS BELOW BEFORE ATTENDING THE FELLOWSHIP!
What to bring for the work projects: To all attending the OA Fall Fellowship - We will have a list of items needed for the work projects about 1 week before the Fellowship, once work projects are finalized.
If you are an OA member and would like to serve as an Elangomat during the Fellowship, please register here. ELANGOMAT
- Published: 02 August 2018 02 August 2018
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OA Lodge Leadership Development (LLD) Training (8am to 4pm) - This five session course is for OA training for both youth & adult Lodge leaders. LLD (Lodge Leadership Development) is a required class for all Lodge and Chapter officers and their advisers but it is open & encouraged for all OA members to take. The session will consist of topics that we need to discuss to help our lodge run better, such as communication, elections, events, etc. Registration includes patch & lunch & training materials. Please wear your OA uniform & sash.
Who: All OA Youth & Adults who desire or are involved in a leadership role in the Order of the Arrow
Where: Sycamore High School, 427 Spartan Trail, Sycamore, Illinois 60178
When: Saturday, November 10, 2018 – 8:30 am – 4 pm
What to Bring: Pen and paper….Scout Spirit….wear your Scout Uniform & OA Sash
Registration includes: lunch, snacks, program supplies, TFC Training Academy patch plus the Training Academy carry bag.
Fee: No cost for this training. Our Lodge will pay your fee!
Brotherhood Conversion at Training Academy
This is a great chance to seal your membership with the Order of the Arrow. (Ceremony assembly is at 1:30pm) - Youth & Adult members who did their Ordeal in 2017 so that we have enough sashes and materials on hand. Youth & Adult members who wish to attend this ceremony & are not attending Training Academy should check in at the registration area to pick up a wrist band & room location for the ceremony. (No fee or registration needed for non-Training Academy Guests. We just have to have you pick up a wristband if you are in the School.) Ceremony assembly is at 1:30pm and will start shortly thereafter.
Where: Sycamore High School, 427 Spartan Trail, Sycamore, Illinois 60178.
When: Saturday, November 10, 2018 – 1pm – 4 pm
What to Bring: Pen and paper….Scout Spirit….wear your Scout Uniform with Sash
Fee: Brotherhood Conversion Fee: $20 (paid onsite)
- Published: 05 June 2017 05 June 2017
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The Order of the Arrow Spring Fellowship was held at Camp Freeland Leslie on June 1-3, 2018. The weekend was an opportunity for both newly selected and current members to the Order of the Arrow to conduct service at our camp, share in fellowship, and learn more about what it is to be an Arrowman. It was an opportunity for Arrowmen to gather together and celebrate the past year in the lodge, learn more about how you can serve Scouting and the Order of the Arrow and have some fun. Congratulations to the 104 new Ordeal Members and 36 Brotherhood Conversions! A great weekend! Photos can be found on Facebook as well as in the OA 2018 Spring Fellowship Album.
- Published: 25 April 2018 25 April 2018
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The 2018 C7 Conclave was held on April 20-22, 2018 at the Sandwich Fairground in Sandwich, IL. Our Host was Owasippe Lodge, Pathway to Adventure Council. 423 Arrowmen from our 11 lodges and Area C7 attended. Service included a food drive which collected over 2 tons of food for the Ottawa Food Pantry.
Photos of this year's Conclave can be found in our 2018 C7 Conclave Album or on our Facebook Page.