PEW OA Chapter Newsletter - November 2017
Paul E. Wethern Chapter November 2017 Newsletter!
Thank you to everybody that went to the Lodge Fall Fellowship and for making it an amazing event! We had a blast playing games, eating pizza, and playing Lodge Ball!
Join us at our monthly meeting during Round Table – the 2nd Thursday of the month at Lord of Life Church in Ramsey. We have social time at 6:30 p.m., with pizza available for purchase. Come learn more about the OA and our upcoming events! OA Representatives, please join us!
LLD- Come join us Dec. 1-2 for LLD (Lodge Leadership Development) It is an event full of fun and training. The location is still to be determined!
ICE FISHING- The annual ice fishing competition is coming this year Feb. 10th! It may seem that it is far away but it will come fast and to prepare for it we will raise funds for prizes. We will be doing a Cub grocery bagging day on Saturday, December 9th at 10881 University Avenue Ne Blaine, MN 55434. We will be there from 10am-6pm. Watch for details on Facebook or contact Gene or Mike if you’re able to help that day!
Vigil Nominations are due! Vigil is the highest honor that can be bestowed on a member of the OA. Anyone may nominate a BSA OA member for Vigil. Letters of recommendation must be submitted to Gene or Mike by the end of December, in order for them to be reviewed and turned in to the Lodge by January 18th. The nomination forms and the eligibility list can be found at oa.nsbsa.org. The Vigil list is updated periodically.
Winter Banquet- Join the Lodge at winter banquet and celebrate all the people that will be getting awards that night. There will be food and a speaker that is still to be determined. It will be at Base Camp on January 13th from 5-8pm.
NOAC- The National Order of the Arrow Conference is coming next year. The sign-up is open there are very limited spots for this event. It will be July 30th to Aug 4th, 2018 at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. It will be loads of fun so please sign up while there are spots!
Please pay your dues! If you want to pay your dues, please go to the Lodge website http://oa.nsbsa.org. They are fifteen dollars for the entire year!
Find The Paul E.Wethern chapter group on Facebook to keep up with the chapter.
Riley Wenisch, Chapter Chief
Nick Albee, Executive Vice Chief
Alex Dabrowski, Membership Vice Chief
Joseph Bley, Program Vice Chief
Logan Hockert, Finance Vice Chief
Brennan Johnson, Communication Vice Chief.
And our Co-advisors: Gene Kimball—Troop509@gmail.com; 763-670-8866
Michael Moen - Mrmoen3@gmail.com; 612-889-3779