Vigil Nominations Now Being Accepted 
Posted: January 7, 2018

It is now that time again to send in your nominations for the Vigil Honor.  Each year Catawba Lodge selects from its membership those that have exemplified the high ideals of the Order.  You must be a Brotherhood member in in good standing for at least 2 years to be nominated.  Forms are now online to download.  All submissions are due by Spring Fellowship.  Any questions, contact Nicholas Lux, Vigil Chairman or Larry Banks, Vigil Adviser.

Click here for the form.

Former Catawba Lodge Adviser Passes
Posted: December 20, 2017

Catawba Lodge is sad to announce that one of your lodge brothers and former Lodge Adviser Phil Briggs has passed away.  He passed away peacefully on December 18, 2017 surrounded by close family.  He was a great asset to the lodge and he will be missed.

Click here for the obituary in the Charlotte Observer.

Any questions contact Larry Banks.

Dixie Fellowship Registration Form Now Online
Updated: February 15, 2018

On April 27 - 29, 2018 Catawba Lodge will send a delegation to Anne Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill, SC to attend the Dixie Fellowship.  Registration is now open and the deadline to send in registration has been extended to March 31, 2018 and Dixie Memorabilia pre-orders end - February 16, 2018. The signup form is now on the Dixie Page.  Any questions, contact Matt Fox.

NOAC Announcement
Posted: September 6, 2017

The National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC) is a national event that is hosted at various college campuses across the US. The next NOAC is in 2018.  Catawba lodge is sending a delegation.  If you wish to be a part of it, click here for the form.  PLEASE DO NOT MAIL THIS TO THE SCOUT OFFICE.

If you have any questions about the event, email Eric Sasser.

Catawba Lodge Commemorative Sash Available
Posted: September 6, 2017

Catawba Lodge is offering a special commemorative sash that all Vigil members can order.  Click here to order the sash.  Any questions, contact Larry Banks.

Catawba Lodge Now Available
Posted: November 11, 2017

Catawba Lodge is now offering special Lodge belts.  Below is an example of what it looks like:

There is also a version for Vigil members to get as well.  Below is an example of what that looks like:

If you wish to order a belt, click here for the order form.  Any questions, contact Larry Banks.

Catawba Lodge Important Announcement!!
Posted: November 16, 2017

Whom may attend OA functions

Only currently registered members of the BSA and the OA may attend OA events Only with the approval of the Lodge Key Three, non-OA members may be invited on a case by case basis if their presence is needed in the implementation of a program.  These guests should be identified to the Lodge Key Three for approval before they are allowed to attend.  Non-members should not assume they can participate in future OA events without the required approval as specified above nor should they attend OA ceremonies or participate in OA competitions or other OA events.  Nothing in this lodge policy statement is intended to supersede the special circumstances defined by the National OA Committee that permit non-OA members to attend OA ceremonies and are covered on page 34 of the Order of the Arrow Handbook, 2015 printing or subsequent revisions in officially approved national OA publications.  Events such as the Beaver Weekend in May and the Lodge Banquet in December shall be the only exceptions not requiring pre-approval for non-OA member attendance.  Beaver Weekend will be a Camp Work Day sponsored by the OA that permits non-members to take part in projects around camp that help to prepare the facilities for our Summer Camp program Non-members of the OA may attend the Lodge Banquet only at the invitation of a current OA member in good standing with the Lodge and the BSA.

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