Seeking Vigil Honor Nominations

Hello everyone! My name is Austin Reimer and I’m the chairman of the Vigil Committee for the 2016 year. As many of you may know, it is now once again time to begin the Vigil nomination process. The Vigil honor is the highest honor that a lodge can bestow upon …

New Member Dinner

September 26, 2015 – 6:00pm Trinity Lutheran Church 508 Center St, Ashland, OH 44805 You can get directions here (using Google Maps). Cost is $5.00 person to attend ALL new Youth and Adult members that were inducted in 2015 may attend at no cost. Youth may also bring one parent/guardian …

Vigil Honor Breakfast

The Vigil Honor Committee of Portage Lodge, Order of the Arrow Cordially invites you to attend the Vigil Honor Breakfast Sunday, September 13, 2015 (At approximately 8:00 am) The breakfast will take place at the Camp Avery Hand Dining Hall, Firelands Scout Reservation. A donation of $5 is encouraged R.S.V.P. is required to …

Accepting Nominations for Founder’s Award

Brothers: The Founder’s Award Committee of Portage Lodge is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Founder’s Award. Created in 1981, the Founder’s Award recognizes Arrowmen who have given outstanding service to the lodge. The award is reserved for an Arrowman who demonstrates that he or she personifies the spirit of …

Need a ride?

We have created the Share-A-Ride page (found under the Events menu) to help you find a ride to OA Events.  On this page, drivers can post that they have available seats (with email address contact information).  And those needing a ride can post that they need a ride from a particular city/chapter. …

May-13th Email Update

My Brothers, This email is a short news update and a heads up of some important events. 1. Section Conclave (This Weekend, May 15th – 17th) 2. Portage Lodge Service Project (June 5th – 7th) 3. Website Information 4. Final Thoughts 1. Section Conclave First of all, the annual Section …

OA Trail Project

More details are now available regarding our Centennial Service Project on the Mohican Trail.  More information is available on the Event page: Mohican Trail Project (Jun 5-7). WHO: All Arrowman, and Scouters available to help.  Looking for at least 100 volunteers. WHAT:  We will help build 4.2 miles of new trail …

2017 Events and Registration Links

Online Registration is now available for: 2017 Dues 2017 Lodge Event Dates: 2017 Final Fellowship (Mar 10-12, 2017) @ Firelands, Camp Avery Hand 2017 Spring Ordeal/Fellowship (April 21-23, 2017) @ Firelands, Camp Avery Hand Section C-4A Conclave (May 19-21, 2017) @ Camp Manatoc, Peninsula, OH Area Leadership Training Conference (Nov 3-5, 2017) …