New Members

Congratulations on your induction into the Order of the Arrow, Scouting's National Honor Society. Welcome to our Lodge! There are several ways to quickly get involved with the Lodge and several opportunities that our Lodge offers.


How can I join Lodge activity?

As a member of the Ofi' Tohbi Lodge of the Order of the Arrow, you are invited to join all Lodge events! The Lodge has a variety of annual events. Some of these events are Fellowships. Fellowships are weekends of fun, games, and fellowship with fellow Lodge members. The Lodge also has service weekends, such as Ordeals, where members give back to the Natchez Trace Council.

Click here to view the Lodge Calendar.


What are Chapters?

Ofi' Tohbi Order of the Arrow Lodge Chapters correspond to the Districts in the Natchez Trace Council. Contact your Chapter Chief to to learn about Chapter activities and Chapter meetings.

Click here to learn more about our Chapters.


Can I serve as an Officer in the Lodge?

As an Ordeal member, your focus should be on providing leadership to your home unit. After 6 months as an Ordeal member, you have the opportunity to take the next step in your membership journey and become a Brotherhood member. As a Brotherhood member, your focus should shift to now serve the lodge as well, and providing leadership on the chapter or lodge level.

There are many different Officer Positions on the Chapter and Lodge level. The Lodge Officer Positions include the Lodge Chief, Vice Chief of Administration, Vice Chief of Fellowship, Vice Chief of Service, Vice Chief of Finance, and Vice Chief of Communication. The Chapter Officer Positions include Chapter Chief, Chapter Vice Chief, Chapter Secretary, and Chapter Treasurer. Officer Elections are held every year at Fall Fellowship.


More Questions?

If you have any other questions, please contact Vance Perkins (Lodge Adviser) at (662) 321-3229.