BASH FROM THE PAST – APRIL 9th!
Don’t miss the party to kick-off our second century. Download and send in your registration today!
LOWANNE NIMAT WINS ALL THREE 2015 NATIONAL ORDER OF THE ARROW AWARDS!
Lowanne Nimat has learned it will receive all three national awards available to Lodges throughout the nation. We are the only Lodge to win all three in the country during 2015, our centennial year. A delegation will be traveling to San Diego in May 2016 to receive the awards at the BSA National Annual Meeting.
Annual unit election information
2016 election seasons is upon us!
Troop Order of the Arrow Representatives and/or Scoutmasters may schedule an election by contacting their District OA Youth Chair. Elections will be held between January 1, 2016 and March 31, 2016.
OA candidates are elected by the members of their Troop and must meet eligibility requirements before they become members. These requirements are:
• Be First Class rank and be elected by the youth members of their Troop per OA elections guidelines.
• Completed 15 days/nights of camping in the previous two years including but not counting more than 6 days/5 nights at a BSA summer camp or high adventure base.
• Have the approval of his Scoutmaster and be a registered member of the BSA.
• Successfully complete an Ordeal Induction Weekend in the calendar year in which they were elected. Those not completing an Ordeal are not members and must be re-elected by their Troop to regain candidate status. Ordeals are offered in the Spring and Fall.
CONTACTS TO REQUEST ELECTIONS:
Lowanne Nimat Lodge Elections Chairman: Lucas H. EMAIL: email@example.com
Cayuga District Membership Chair: Justin T. EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interlakes District Membership Chair: Greg F. EMAIL: email@example.com
Northern Lights District Membership Chair: Tim S. EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Oneida District Membership Chair: Ryan H. EMAIL: email@example.com
Onondaga District Membership Chair: Lucas B. CALL: (315) 463-2339 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Tri-Rivers District Membership Chair: Dominik M. EMAIL: email@example.com
Ontario District Membership Chair: Dale R. EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
New Post-Centennial Official Flap Patch Released
Members in good standing (Lodge members with 2016 dues paid) may purchase these new official Lowanne Nimat Lodge flap patches for $7 per patch. Please see Lodge leadership to purchase.
2016 Membership – Please Pay Your Dues
To pay your 2016 dues, please download this form and submit with payment to the council office. OA Dues Form 2016. Those who completed a 2015 Ordeal Induction have already paid their 2016 dues. All other Arrowmen, please pay today!
To update your membership records, download and complete the membership information sheet.
89 new Arrowmen (pictured below), 22 new Brotherhood members, 196 Lowanne Nimat brothers and candidates in attendance for the Centennial Spring Ordeal and they logged over 1,000 service hours in a single weekend!
Bylaws were approved by the general membership at the Spring 2015 Ordeal. You may download a copy here: Lowanne Nimat Bylaws
For information on other upcoming lodge events, please visit the OA calendar.
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