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Lodge Officer Election Results

Spring Mills, Pa — Evan Graves has been elected to succeed Nate Ripka as Lodge Chief at the conclusion of the Fall Ordeal. The position of the office of Monaken Lodge Chief dates back to 1936 when Jack Swetic was appointed the first chief (www.monaken.org/about/key-3/). Graves most recently served as Lodge Treasurer for the...

Swarm Elected Nittany Chapter Chief

Spring Mills, Pa — Jack Swarm has been elected by his peers to serve as Nittany Chapter Chief for the 2018-2019 year during the Nittany Chapter Meeting held at the conclusion of the Fall Ordeal on Sunday. Other Chapter Officer elections include: Vice Chief: Jeff Fry Secretary:  Spencer Martz Treasurer:  Zeb Fry Elected Adviser:...

Monaken Lodge Welcomes new Vigil Members

Spring Mills, PA – Monaken Lodge welcomed four new members to the Vigil Honor at the Fall Ordeal this past weekend at Seven Mountains Scout Camp. The four members are: Ian Shoemaker, Ross Cottrill, William Price, and Jack T. Port. The Vigil Honor is the Order of the Arrow’s highest honor that can be...

NOAC 2020 Location Announced

Bloomington, IN — At the closing show at the National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC) last night, the National Order of the Arrow announced the location of the 2020 NOAC. The 2020 NOAC will be held at Michigan State University (MSU) from August 3-8, 2020, in East Lansing, MI. MSU is home to three past...

Four Selected for the Vigil Honor

Spring Mills, PA – Four members of Monaken Lodge were selected to become Vigil Honor members at a call out ceremony held Friday night at Seven Mountains Scout Camp. The four selected were: Ian Shoemaker, Ross Cottrill, William Price, and Jack T. Port....

2018 Founder’s Award Nominee Biographies Released

Reedsville, Pa — The Founder’s Award was created to honor and recognize those Arrowmen who have given outstanding service to their lodge. Those Arrowmen who demonstrates to fellow Arrowmen that he or she memorializes in his or her everyday life the spirit of achievement as described by founder E. Urner Goodman and co-founder Carroll...

Fall Ordeal Program

The registration for Fall Ordeal (August 10-12) is now open! Join us at Seven Mountains, not only for service to camp, but for friendship and fellowship in our All-American games and food. More details will be released soon, but you can expect a variety of American cuisine and activities such as baseball, watermelon seed...

Monaken Lodge at Summer Camp

Spring Mills, Pa — Monaken Lodge will once again have a strong presence at the 2017 Juniata Valley Council Boy Scout Summer Camp. Boy Scout Summer Camp runs through July and is held at Seven Mountains Scout Camp. Call-Out Ceremony July 13 and 20 is OA day at camp. All Order of the Arrow...

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