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Second Summer Ordeal Recap
The Second Summer Ordeal was a great event! Candidates completed several service projects, including tearing down cots in the campsites and putting them in storage and removing brick from the Adirondack Shelters. 23 candidates successfully completed the Ordeal, and seven members sealed their membership in the Order by converting to Brotherhood.
Thanks to all the Arrowmen who came out to help, and congratulations to our new members!!!
Second Summer Ordeal
If you are an Arrowman already, you can still attend! Ordeals are fun events filled with service, good food, and fellowship. You can come hang out, talk with your brothers in the Lodge, play games, and help make the event run smoothly! Also, if you are an Ordeal member and it has been over 10 months since your Ordeal, you can seal your membership in the Order by converting to Brotherhood.here.
Summer Camp Ordeal Recap
The Summer Camp Ordeal was held June 27-28. At this event, there were 14 Scouts and Scouters who successfully completed their Ordeal, and one Arrowman who sealed his membership in the Order by converting to Brotherhood. As service, the candidates completed a new bridge along the Pioneer Mountain Trail between the Lee Shelter (Dan Beard Area) and the PMT trailhead along the main camp road. In addition to the new bridge, they installed several signs throughout camp.
The Ordeal Ceremony was unique at this event. For the first time in many years, the ceremony was held at the old ceremony grounds, otherwise known as Allowat's Place.
Spring Ordeal a Success!
Spring Ordeal 2014 was a success! Nine candidates become members of the Order of the Arrow, providing great service to Camp McKee and the Blue Grass Council! We helped get McKee ready for summer camp, removed stumps from a new ceremony grounds, and provided staff for the council's Sporting Clays event!
Thanks to everyone who came out and helped! Congratulations to our new brothers!