Penateka Lodge #561




  • Lodge Chief: Marshall Stewart  
  • Lodge Vice-Chief: 
  • Lodge Secretary: Dale Tibbitts 
  • Lodge Adviser: Lance Barnett -
  • Staff Adviser: Bobby Goodson – – 706-346-0599
  • Communications Adviser:
  • Service Adviser: 

2021 Calendar 

April 16th-18th: SR-2 Conclave

May 22nd: Donkey Day @ Camp Billy Gibbons

June 11th: OA Call-out 

June 14th: OA Call-out 

August 13th-15: Lodge Summer Fellowship/Ordeal


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Upcoming Events


    Penateka Lodge Executive Committee Meetings (LEC)

    Penateka Lodge Executive Committee Meetings (LEC)

    The Lodge LEC will Meets Once a Month on the first Tuesday of each month on Zoom.
    The LEC will also Meet after every Lodge Event whether at Camp Tonkawa or Camp Billy Gibbons.
    If you would like to attend, Contact your Chapter Chief for more information.


      Lodge Newsletters

        Lodge Unit Election

        OA Unit Elections are Required By National Order of the Arrow to be Done By a Lodge appointed Unit Election Team. Each of Penateka Lodges Chapters have Unit Election Teams. So, reach out to your Chapter to request a Unit Election for New OA Candidates.

          Lodge Resources

          OA Ordeal Candidates – What to Pack

          For Ordeal Candidates – This document explains what to bring and how to pack for your first evening.


          OA Penateka Lodge Vigil Nomination Form



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