The Arrowman Service Award

OA_100_TotemThe purpose of the Arrowman Service Award (ASA) is to encourage Arrowmen to recommit themselves to the ideals of the Order, increase their level of service to their local unit and council, and participate in the 100th anniversary celebration of the OA. The award will have three categories of criteria with various requirements that Arrowmen can complete. These include components on personal growth, service to Scouting, and participation in the centennial celebration.

For more information, check out http://www.oa-bsa.org/pages/content/centennial-update-2014-07-3

The requirements for the youth and adult awards are below:

Youth ASA Requirements

Adult ASA_Requirements

 

2014 Lodge Banquet

Come join us on November 15, 2014 at St Peter’s Episcopal Church, 848 Ashland Terrace Chattanooga, TN 37415, for fun, fellowship and recognition at our annual Winter Banquet. Doors will open at 6:00 PM with dinner starting at 6:30.

Are you curious to know who logged the most service hours or which chapter had the most candidates inducted this year? We’ll announce and recognize those chapters.

We will also recognize our 2014 Vigil Honor Members, Founders Award recipients, and induct our 2015 officers.

Click the link below to register. Reel free to bring a guest or two. You can also pay your 2015 dues at the same time!
http://www.cherokeeareabsa.com/event/2014-lodge-banquet/1616168

We hope to see everyone Nov 15th.

Yours in Scouting:
Avery Smith
Winter Banquet Chair

Lodge Elections

Officer elections were held at Skymont during the Fall Ordeal. The officers will be inducted at the lodge banquet. We are proud to announce the 2015 officers for Talidandaga’. Thanks for serving.

Chief – Nathan Goza
Vice Chief – Jared Taylor
Treasurer – Clarke Poe
Secretary – Bradley Miller

2014 Fall Ordeal Registration

Fall Ordeal is around the corner and it is time to register.

Ordeal is a time for Ordeal Candidates, just elected and called out, to go through their ordeal.

For Brotherhood Candidates it is the time to take the five brotherhood challenges to complete the induction into the Order of the Arrow. You may take the brotherhood challenges after 10 months or more after your ordeal.

For Arrowmen it is a time of fellowship, service, and fun. All of this is at Skymont Scout Reservation.

Remember all times are Central Time.

Here are the details:

  • When: 9/19/2014 5:30 PM   to  9/21/2014 10:00 AM
  • Where: Skymont Scout Reservation
  • Cost:
    • $50.00 per Ordeal Candidate
    • $40.00 per Brotherhood Candidate
    • $20.00 per Arrowman
      Note: There will be a $10 late fee after 9/5/2014

Click here to register.

NOAC 2015 Update

Would you like to attend the largest Order of the Arrow event in OA history? How about spending a week on a college campus with over 10,000 arrowman from across the country? Talidandaganu’ is putting together a contingent of arrowman to attend NOAC and WE WANT YOU TO COME WITH US FOR THIS MEMORABLE AND ONCE IN A LIFETIME EVENT. 

Click Here for more details