With Forrest Gertin’s election to National Chief and his resignation from his post as Section NE-3A Chief, new officer elections were necessary this morning at our Council of Chiefs meeting. Congratulations to new Section Chief Zachary Hill, new Section Vice-Chief Peter Huber, and new Section Secretary Bryan Hitchings!
Check out this amazing article about one of our Arrowmen on her experience in the Order of the Arrow and how the OA affects her troop. Thank you Ginny for your continued service!
Minutes from the October CoC are available here.
Our Section has been very active at Camp Alpine this month!
On the weekend of 11/11-13, 11 representatives from 3 lodges went through National Leadership Seminar, the OA’s premiere training event. Congratulations to all that went trough the training!
On the weekend of 11/18-20, representatives from 2 lodges participated in the Kintecoying Lodge Indian Seminar and Pow-Wow.
If you are interested in either of these events in the future, be sure to check for updates on the section website (ne3a.org) and our social media outlets: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (oane3a for all 3 platforms).
Sunday June 26th at 8pm the Northeast Region Cub Scout Task Force will be hosting a webinar focused on how lodges can support their councils through Cub Scout relations. Cub Scouts are the foundation of the Scouting program. Tune in on Sunday to learn more about how we can help!
Follow this link for in depth information about the webinar and how to sign in.
Congratulations go out to Frank Masi Jr who has recently been awarded the 2016 Section NE-3A High Adventure scholarship by the Order of the Arrow, Section NE 3A.
This scholarship covers the program fee for the OA Wilderness Voyage High Adventure program that Frank will be attending in August. As part of that program, Frank will be joining other arrowmen from across the country in a two week canoeing experience at Northern Tier National High Adventure Base, in Ely, Minnesota. One week of the program is focused on portage trail and campsite maintenance within the Boundary Waters.The other week is spent on a canoeing adventure that is planned and chosen by the program participants.
Meeting Minutes from this Council of Chiefs meeting at Conclave are available here.
Here are some more pictures from the Summit Circle!
Conclave Merchandise is now available for pre-order! Please make your merchandise purchases today at: https://goo.gl/mG2U1a. Sales will close at the end of the month, so don’t delay! You can see the images that will be used on the merchandise at the conclave tab on this website: http://www.ne3a.org/conclave.