ORDER OF THE ARROW NIGHT AT THE QUAD CITY MALLARDS
CALLING ALL ARROWMEN, SCOUTS, FAMILIES, AND FRIENDS!
Come join us for a FUN night of fellowship
February 11, 2017 at the Quad City Mallards!
Cost is $15 per ticket (typically $20 for sideline seats). The game starts at 7:00PM.
Tickets will be ordered through the Council office and be available to pick up from Will Call at the I-Wireless Center.
*Each OA Night Group Ticket sold the Mallards will donate $2 to our Lodge!
Northern lights Sponsored by Konepeka Ketiwa Lodge and the Illowa Council
Northern Lights is a fun weekend where you can learn about and practice basic survival skills. We will be working on shelter building, fire starting, first aid, signaling/compass, water purification, the ten essentials of what you should always have, and how to pack and dress for the weather. Spend the afternoon building your own shelter, and sleep in it if you wish.
Cost: $20.00 and includes lunch and dinner on Saturday, breakfast on Sunday, and a patch for everyone who attends
Check-in: 8:00 a.m.; event starts at 8:30 a.m. at Camp Loud Thunder
Open to any registered Boy Scout, Adult Leader, and Venture Scout. Register online at illowabsa.camp-master.com/events/OANorthernLights2017/EventDetails.aspx, or at the Council office. Registration is limited to 60 people and closes February 3rd so sign up early!
February 18-19, 2017
What do I need to bring?
____ Parts A & B of the Annual BSA Health and Medical Record (required)
____ Long underwear to sleep in
____ Wind pants or overalls
____ Sweater or light jacket, to wear under outer jacket
____ Winter coat
____ Change of clothes and extra socks
____ Stocking cap
____ Winter gloves
____ Optional extra set of clothes (recommended)
____ Water bottle
____ Pocket knife
____ Ground cloth/tarp
____ Sleeping pad
____ Sleeping bag
____ Tent for those who do not want to sleep in their shelter
Questions: Contact David Buckley at
NORTHERN LIGHTS February 18-19, 2017
Participant Name: _______________________________ District: ____________ Unit: ______________
Phone: ______________________ Email: ______________________________ Age: _____________
Emergency Contact: ____________________________ Emergency Phone: ______________________
Make checks payable to: Illowa Council, 4412 N. Brady Street, Davenport IA 52806
Cost Code: 1-2371-967-00
LOUD THUNDER CHAINSAW DAY
Order of the Arrow Lodge Konepaka Ketiwa is sponsoring Chainsaw Day at Loud Thunder!
We are looking for any and all Boy Scouts and Adult Volunteers who can come out and have the opportunity to give back to camp by providing meaningful service. Work will primarily be focused on clearing and moving brush from the trails, campsites, and other areas used at camp. If you are BSA chainsaw certified, your help is especially appreciated. You are welcome any time throughout the day, just check in at the Admin building and you’re all set!
- What: Chainsaw Day/Camp Improvement Projects
- Where: Loud Thunder Scout Reservation
- When: Saturday, March 18th, 2017, 9:00AM @ Admin Building
- Lunch will be provided by Konepaka Ketiwa Lodge
- Who: Boys Scouts & Adult Volunteers
- Attire: Work Clothes, work gloves, closed toe boots, water bottles
2017 Illowa Council
National Jamboree Contingent
July 16-28, 2017
Summit Bechtel Reserve
Mt. Hope, West Virginia
The Scouting Adventure lives on in 2017!
Your chance to participate in one of the BSA's most exciting adventures is here! Jamboree is held every four years with Scouts from all over the nation coming together for life-changing adventures! Don't miss being a part of it!
The Illowa Council is forming a contingent of Scouts and Leaders to travel together to this awesome event. There are perks to traveling as a group with the Council, including special stops along the way.
Illowa Council Details and Fees
Sign up now for the 2017 Jamboree!
WHAT? The 19th National Jamboree! Scouts will spend their time whitewater rafting, zip lining, rappelling, mountain biking, hiking, and more with 50,000 other Scouts, Venturers, and Leaders. The National Jamboree is held every four years; Scouts from all over the nation have the opportunity to attend.
WHEN? Tentative dates are departing July 16, 2017 and returning on July 28, 2017.
WHERE? The Summit Bechtel Reserve, West Virginia.
WHO? We are looking for Scouts who will be at least the age of 12 and First Class by July 19, 2017, but have not yet reached their 18 birthday until after July 28, 2017. We will also be recruiting approximately 20 adults to provide leadership to our contingent.
We are looking for Venturers (co-ed) who must have graduated the 8th grade or be at least 14 years of age by July 19, 2017, but have not reached their 21st birthday by July 28, 2017.
HOW MUCH WILL IT COST? $1,800.00
This includes the Jamboree fee, travel, housing, tour (our group will have multiple sightseeing stops in route to the Jamboree. Our plans are to visit both Washington D.C., & Gettysburg) T-Shirts, some camping equipment and meals for all 14 days. Uniforms, personal gear, souvenirs, memorabilia and other related expenses are not included.
To reserve your spot visit Summit.Scouting.org and register, (registration opens May 2015) then submit your $200 deposit to the Illowa Council Service Center, 4412 North Brady St, Davenport, Iowa, 52806.
Participants must meet certain health and physical fitness standards and be in good standing with your home Troop or Crew.
(This site provides a wealth of information on the fun and excitement Scouts will experience at the National Jamboree.)
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