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Ordeal Rescheduled to March 20-22

Feb 26, 2015   //   by thayes   //   Uncategorized  //  Comments Off on Ordeal Rescheduled to March 20-22

From the Lodge:

Fellow Mikanakawans and Candidates for Membership,

With forecasts for the weekend growing more dismal rather than brighter, we have made the decision to cancel the Ordeal scheduled for Camp Wisdom this weekend.  Our objective of impressing upon new members our cardinal principles of Brotherhood, Cheerfulness and Service would likely not be met if they are distracted by the combination of bone chilling cold and precipitation.   Furthermore, our objective of accomplishing the needed improvements at Camp Wisdom would also likely not be met if we were trying to accomplish them in the midst of a potential freezing rain.

Still, the work needs to be done and the Brothers of Mikanakawa Lodge are committed to do our part in service to our historic Camp Wisdom.  For this reason, we have rescheduled the Induction Weekend to March 20-22.  We understand that this is a busy school and Scouting season so not everyone will be able to attend that weekend.  If you cannot, we will automatically forward your registration to the May Ordeal weekend at the camp to which your district has been assigned.  Both candidates and staff are required to attend the Ordeal at the camp assigned to your district.

We appreciate your patience and understanding of the reason for this decision.  We want our Scouts to be safe and we want our new members to receive the positive experience that the Induction Weekend is meant to be.

Yours in Cheerful Service,

Mikanakawa Lodge Key 3

Arapaho Chapter Brotherhood Ceremony – Registration

Oct 31, 2012   //   by Jim Slaughter   //   Uncategorized  //  Comments Off on Arapaho Chapter Brotherhood Ceremony – Registration

Arapaho Chapter Brotherhood Ceremony

We are hosting a Brotherhood Walk and Ceremony for anyone in our chapter, as well as the Mikanakawa Lodge, to participate in, as long as they are eligible. To be eligible, it must be 10 months, or more, since you took your Ordeal. Please register below, so that we have a rough headcount, prior to the event. Also, Brotherhood participants will need to bring $15 with them to cover the cost the of a new sash.

We will hold the Brotherhood Ceremony at Flagpole Hill, in Dallas. (map)

Please fill out this registration form, so that we can gauge how many candidates are attending the Arapaho Chapter Brotherhood ceremony.

Your Name

Your Troop Number

Your Email

Your Phone Number

Which Brotherhood Ceremony date would you like to attend?

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