Order of the Arrow Activities

Youth Leadership Training

A week-long leadership development course that will help OA members prepare to more effectively run their chapter or lodge duties.

Who should attend? OA members (youth)

  • Pipe Holder (Camp Bartlett) - July 2 - 8, 2018 Register

National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC)

The National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC) is the premier event of the Order of the Arrow, and is Scouting's second-largest national event. Over 8,000 Arrowmen from across our nation gather for an inspirational and unforgettable experience full of fellowship, training, adventure, and fun!

During NOAC, Arrowmen will participate in a six-day conference which includes top notch training sessions, cool recreational opportunities, evening shows full of theatrics and special effects, and exciting programs.

Who should attend? OA members (youth)

  • NOAC (Indiana University) - July 30 - August 4, 2018 Register

Fall Fellowship

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.

Who should attend? OA members (youth & adults)

  • Painted Shield (Camp Hunt) - Oct 17 - 20, 2018



Behind every OA function is the need for planning and leadership. Lodge Leadership Development (LLD) offers the lodge a chance to provide trainings aimed at improving leadership and teaching about the many facets of the Order.

Who should attend? Chapter leadership (youth & adults)

  • 2019 date TBA

Section Conclave

Section Conclave is an annual event where multiple lodges get together for fellowship, competitions, and lots of fun while celebrating the traditions of the Order of the Arrow. Scouts from all over have a blast participating in the numerous special events, games, over the top activities, fun, ceremony and dance competitions, awesome shows, LOTS of patch trading and so much more.

Who should attend? All OA members (youth & adults)

  • 2019 date TBA

Founders Festival

Founders Festival is a time for the Lodge to get together and honor those who have achieved noteworthy awards and achievements. It is also a time to reunite with old friends, and enjoy a catered meal and great entertainment.

Who should attend? All OA members (youth & adults)

  • 2019 date TBA