January 2019 OA Newsletter
Paul E. Wethern Chapter Newsletter - January 2019
National Leadership Seminar- From March 15th to March 17th is this year’s National Leadership Seminar! It’s location moves across the nation every year, and this year it has landed (fairly) close to us at Camp Cherry, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Come to learn new leadership skills and strengthen old ones, and transportation is even provided by the lodge! There is a $225 fee, but the lodge may cover other costs too. Save the date! It is definitely worth it!
Election Time Is Here! Your unit election date should have been chosen and turned in with your recharter. If your unit is need of an election date, please contact: Jordan Albee, Membership Vice Chief and/or Leslie Dawbrowski, adult co-advisor, at email@example.com. Thanks!
Fort Snelling Wreath Cleanup- Join us at 8:15am on February 2nd at Fort Snelling to help clean up wreaths that have been hung on the veterans’ graves! Each year, we clean up about 37,000 wreaths with the assistance of approximately 900 scouts, and every hand is welcome.
Winter Banquet- Join the Lodge at winter banquet at on February 16th for food and to celebrate those who have received awards! Register at https://www.scoutingevent.com/250-2019winterbanquet. It will be hosted at Base Camp, so please come!
Indian Winter- From the 8th of March to the 10th will be Indian Winter at Stearns Scout Camp! Come join other OA members from our section to learn about ceremonies and how to make regalia for Ceremony Team! There will be a $35 fee. Register at https://www.scoutingevent.com/250-indianwinter2019 . Please come and have fun!
Please pay your dues! If you want to pay your dues, please go to the Lodge website http://oa.nsbsa.org. They are fifteen dollars for the entire year! Also, find The Paul E. Wethern chapter group on Facebook to keep up with the chapter.
Ceremony Team: Just as a reminder, the Ceremony Team will meet at 7 pm at the Christ Lutheran Church in Blaine on the first and third Sunday of each month.
Daniel Kimball, Chapter Chief Isaiah Bley, Executive Vice Chief
Jordan Albee, Membership Vice Chief Joseph Bley, Program Vice Cheif
Erik Olesen, Finance Vice Chief Raymond H., Communication Vice Chief
And our co-advisors:
Gene Kimball—Troop509@gmail.com; 763-670-8866
Michael Moen - Mrmoen3@gmail.com; 612-889-3779