Gateway Region National Leadership Seminar and Developing Youth Leadership Conference


Mar 17, 2023 7:30 pm to Mar 19, 2023 1:30 pm



Lake Williamson Christian Center
17280 Lakeside Dr.
Carlinville, IL 62626


OA youth will have the opportunity to attend a National Leadership Seminar (NLS) and adults attend a Developing Youth Leadership Conference (DYLC) in St. Louis, Missiouri, scheduled for March 17-19, 2023. Both of these trainings are the result of over 100 years of leadership training experience and are considered some of the best in scouting.

Price: $280 - This fee includes two nights lodging at camp, as well as all meals starting with Saturday breakfast and ending with Sunday lunch. There will also be a cracker barrel on Friday and Saturday evenings after training sessions are concluded.

Required: Medical Form Part A & B

Click here to register for NLS/DYLC.

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File Name Description
Developing Youth Leadership Conference - St. Louis, March 2023 The OA Developing Youth Leadership Conference (DYLC) is for adult advisors and will deepen an adviser’s capacity to develop youth leadership within the lodge and chapter. Download
National Leadership Seminar - St. Louis, March 2023 The National Leadership Seminar (NLS) is for youth OA members. NLS is a weekend-long event focused on OA members who are seeking new opportunities for leadership and teaches those members the basic foundation of leadership in the Order of the Arrow. The NLS program can be applied to your Order of the Arrow horizon as well as that of Scouting and in your career aspirations beyond. Download