The Centennial Spirit Award: Encouraging and Supporting our Lodges in the Centennial | November 2014

Arrowmen of NE-5B, The section level in the Order of the Arrow has one purpose that surpasses all others: to support and encourage our lodges to provide the best program possible for their members. In the midst of the centennial celebration of the Order of the Arrow, this function becomes that much more essential. In Read the full article…

Stay Connected with Section NE-5B | October 2014

Brothers, You may know that Section NE-5B exists to foster lines of communication with and provide support to our lodges so they can cultivate the best possible OA programs within each of your local councils. What you may not know is that there are also a number of ways that we communicate directly with the Read the full article…

NE-5B “Charts the Course” into the Centennial Year | September 2014

Arrowmen of NE-5B, The 2014-2015 NE-5B Section Officers and Advisers recently attended the Northeast Region Gathering of Leaders, a training and development weekend for the leadership from the sections across the Northeast Region of the Boy Scouts of America. The theme for the weekend was “Charting the Course, Navigating our Future,” and prompted the section Read the full article…

AIA Committee’s 2014 Native Spring & Spirit Workshops A Success

Arrowmen from Section NE-5B gathered on March 8th for the annual Native Spring and Spirit event hosted by the AIA committee. These Arrowmen gathered to learn the basics of drumming used in competitions and pow-wow events. The morning session started off by letting each Arrowman craft his very own drumstick in order to reflect their Read the full article…

#TakeTheLead at the National Leadership Seminar

The National Leadership Seminar (NLS) is a premier training opportunity for those youth and adult Arrowmen who are striving to enhance their leadership and team building skills. This March & April, our section chief was privileged with staffing this seminar in the Northeast Region. Kudos to Lowwapaneu, Ajapeu, and Witauchsoman Lodges for sending Arrowmen to these Read the full article…

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Ask the Chief

Curious as to what the deal is with our upcoming conclave? Wondering how to apply for an OA High Adventure program? Want to learn more about our Native Spring & Spirit workshops this month? When is the next National Leadership Seminar you can register for? Are you aspiring to get more involved with your chapter, Read the full article…

Thomas J. Richards Memorial Scholarship 2014

The Section NE-5B Thomas J. Richards Memorial National OA Events Scholarship was created in memory of 2009-10 Section Chief Tom Richards in the hopes to provide monetary support to Arrowmen within the section by paying a partial or full scholarship to one of the National Order of the Arrow Events

A Message from the Chief

A Message from the Chief

Brothers, President Franklin D. Roosevelt once said, “Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.” Over the past year, we’ve built a solid, cohesive foundation for Section NE-5B as we look ahead to celebrating our Order’s 100th anniversary

We are back up!

After some technical difficulties Section NE-5B’s website is now back up in running order