National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC) -Agaming Maangogwan Lodge - WW
2018 National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC)
Mon., July 30 - Sat., August 4
Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana
This registration site is for Order of the Arrow members of the Agaming Maangogwan Lodge of the Water & Woods Field Service Council.
GET READY FOR . . . the National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC): the Order of the Arrow’s premier event and Scouting's second-largest national event!
GET SET FOR . . . Thousands of Arrowmen from across our nation gathering for an inspirational and unforgettable experience full of fellowship, training, adventure, and fun!
GET READY FOR . . . Arrowmen participating in a six-day conference that includes top-notch training sessions, cool recreational opportunities, evening shows full of theatrics and special effects, and exciting programs!
GET SET FOR . . . the adventure of a lifetime!
GET READY & GET SET and GO TO NOAC 2018!
Monday, July 30, 2018 – Saturday, August 4, 2018
Indiana University; Bloomington, Indiana
Cost: $600.00 / member (with additional lodge support of $100) **
** Lodge will support any & all dues paying registrants with a minimum of $100. Therefore, the $700 fee is REDUCED TO $600!
Registration is limited and based upon a youth/adult ratio of 3:1 and the first sign-up / prioritization allocation plan.
Initial Payment of $100 due by October 1st. Monthly payments due: January 1, 2018; February 1, 2018; March 1, 2018; April 1, 2018, May 1, 2018.
Register at: http://michiganscouting.org/agamingmaangogwan-lodge-water-and-woods-field-service-council/
For more information or questions, contact Tom Stoppa @ 989-354-8054
Should you register as a youth or adult?
- Youth ages are 20 and younger as of July15, 2018
- Adult ages are 21 and older as of July 15, 2018
2018 NOAC Participant Allocation Plan
Agaming Maangogwan lodge has received 27 slots to attend NOAC in 2018. We will be requesting additional slots, however, there is no guarantee that they will be granted.
The lodge has limited and will use a First sign-up/Prioritization allocation system. For adults, we can send up to 6 Arrowmen. Youth Arrowmen are the priority.
The lodge wants to have a contingent that is representative of our members from tenured to new:
- Leadership in the Lodge and Chapters;
- Active Arrowmen: Dues Paid and attending at least one lodge event in 2017
- New Arrowmen
In mid-January, the lodge will ask for additional spaces based upon the number of arrowmen signed up. If the lodge can get additional slots, these categories expand. The lodge also is planning on representation across the chapters.
NOAC registration will open soon. You can register on the Council web site and make a $100 initial payment. Other minimum payments of $100 are due by January, February, March, April, and May 1st to maintain your status.
Registrants will be notified of their position (i.e. Participant or Waiting List) in late December.
Remember, the lodge will ask National for additional spaces in mid-January and will fill via the waiting list. All registrant fees are refundable though December 31, 2017. All waiting list fees are refundable after this date.
NOAC meetings will occur at the January Winter Fellowship and the Spring Induction.
Guaranteed Participants are expected to:
- Continue Payments
- Maintain Active Status by paying their 2018 dues
- Attend the Winter and Spring NOAC Meetings (at lodge events)
- Complete National’s on-line program registration by mid-May -- opens April 2nd
- Complete a 2018 Health Form and Youth Protection Training
- Adults: able to drive themselves and 2 – 3 youths to Bloomington. Gas money provided.
NOTE: IF you want to attend NOAC 2018 as a staff member, registration opens on October 2nd at: https://registration.oa-bsa.org/
All lodge staff members will receive a reimbursement of $100 to use towards their fees!
To view current Agaming Maangogwan lodge information, check out:
Face Book: https://www.facebook.com/AgamingMaangogwan?ref=br_tf
MCC / OA Website: http://michiganscouting.org/agamingmaangogwan-lodge-water-and-woods-field-service-council/
Stand Alone Website: www.agaming804.org