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OA Summer Ordeal

OA Summer Ordeal
Last Day To Register
9/5/2018 11:55 PM
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OA Summer Ordeal

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This ordeal will be held at Woodfield. Please click here for the printable registration form. Please click here for the ordeal candidate letter. 

The induction weekend (ordeal) is the cornerstone of the Order of the Arrow experience. Every current and past member of the OA has participated in an ordeal weekend. Time will be spent in cheerful service preparing camp for the summer season. This weekend will be used for each candidate to reflect upon one’s time in Scouting and for them to consider what they will do going forward. Every induction weekend contains three key parts; taking a vow of silence, eating scant food, and spending a night away from others. All components of this weekend adhere to The Guide to Safe Scouting and are supervised by trained and qualified adults. To find out more about the weekend, view our candidate guide, and complete online event registration by visiting our website at

Plan to arrive for your induction weekend between 6pm and 7pm on Friday evening and to depart around 9:30 Sunday morning following camp clean-up short parent information session scheduled for 9:00. We will dismiss when all facilities have been cleaned.

This weekend's fee covers all meals, Order of the Arrow handbook, sash, lodge pocket-flap, and introductory materials. Please register by the Monday prior to the event, so we can properly prepare for meals and supplies. You will need to bring parts A & B of your medical form with you if it is not already on file or be prepared to fill one out when you arrive.

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$15.00 per Brotherhood
$50.00 per Ordeal Candidate
$10.00 per Sat. Dinner Only