Winter Banquet 2017

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Registration for Nataepu Shohpe’s Winter Banquet for 2017 is now open!

There are many things to look forward to at Winter Banquet 2017. A few of them are listed here, and we also have a few special guests that are planning on attending the banquet.

Our first will be our 2016-17 Nataepu Shohpe Lodge Chief, Will Silvey, who will be providing an informative, brief, and engaging State of the Lodge address. 

Our second speaker will be Kevin Nichols

We will be hosting some Mini-Events from 2pm-4pm! Check them out below:

2016 Ordeal Class Reception
Be a part of the 2016 Ordeal Class photo. This is the only time the class will be together. Be publically recognized for your service. Attend the lodge’s largest event of the year.

Brotherhood Bash
Rock out to music. Get photos with special guests. Catch up with fellow Brotherhood and Vigil Honor Members.

Shohpe Social (For parents and family)
Enjoy live entertainment. Hear testimonies from Nataepu Shohpe Youth and Adult Leaders. Network with other parents and adults. If you wonder what the OA is, why your son should be involved, or what the OA does, you won’t want to miss this social!

Regalia Bonanza event February 17th -19th

Regalia Bonanza

Sponsored by Chapter One

Who: All lodge members welcome.

When: Friday Frbruary 17th at 7pm – Sunday February 19th at 10am

Location: DeVos Family Center for Scouting  
                      3213 Walker Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544


Doors open at 6pm

Cost: $25.00 with a late fee of $30.00 after February 10th.

This event is for all Arrowmen in the lodge and is highly recommended for new ordeal members! If you wish be part of a ceremony, this is a good start!

What to bring: Sleeping bag, mat or cot, change of clothing, physical form with part A and B complete. All medications need to be in ordinal prescription bottle.  (please note any FOOD allergies) If you have food allergies – please contact Mr. Somers 231-2502-5341.

You must bring a button down shirt in order to make your ribbon shirt and also bring fabric to make your leggings and breechcloth.  Leggings – amount of fabric is base on a pattern from your blue jeans, make sure to have extra fabric.  Breechcloth, you will need a good 4 feet of fabric. 

Any head gear you wish to make maybe additional cost!  please contact us if you plan on making head regalia. 


Friday – Drums and Native Dance

Saturday – Making regalia and ceremony teams and training. Movies, games, and fellowship at night.

Sunday – wrap up and clean up.

Any Questions please contact Mr. Somers or Chapter Chief Noah Field – 616-902-9836

Order of the Arrow in the Michigan Crossroads Council