Meeting details for all three Chapters

Prairie Winds: 

Location– First United Methodist Church in Marshalltown (202 W Main Street)
Time– 7:00 p.m.
Date– 2nd Tuesday of every month (1st meeting will be Tuesday, September 12).
**Important- September’s meeting will be in Marshalltown. Future meeting locations are TBD
Twin Rivers:
Location– Fred Maytag II Scout Center in Des Moines (6123 Scout Trail Dr.)
Time– 7:00 p.m.
Date– 2nd Thursday of every month (1st meeting will be Thursday, September 14).
Woodland Trails:
Location- Central United Methodist Church in Oskaloosa (201 N. Market Street).
Time– 7:00 p.m.
Date- 2nd Thursday of every month (1st meeting will be Thursday, September 14).
If you are unsure about which chapter meeting you need to attend, please check out the attachment so you know which meeting to go to. 
It is crucial that you, as a member in the Order of the Arrow, attend these meetings as frequently as you can. During these chapter meetings, there will be discussions about chapter operations, ceremony teams, elections for troops, and a variety of other projects. However it is not just about business, there are typically food and activities to partake in, and meetings usually do not go over an hour. 
If you have any questions regarding chapter meetings, please reach out to your chapter adviser so that they can get you answers!
Prairie Winds:
Renee Maloney    
Twin Rivers:
Greg Jones
Woodland Trails:
Joe Roe
If you have any additional questions, please make sure to send them to We hope to see you at these meetings!

Lodge Leadership Development Conference (LLDC)

The Mitigwa Lodge hosts its annual LLDC (Lodge Leadership Development Conference) in early November after every election cycle. This conference is a great opportunity for Chapter Chiefs, Vice-Chiefs, Chairmen, and other members to learn about their new positions and meet the lodge officers and advisers. 

The event usually begins around 8:00 a.m. and ends with an LECM (Lodge Executive Committee Meeting) taking place around 4:00 p.m. More details for the event will come out as it approaches. Our next LLDC is scheduled for Saturday, November 4th at the Fred Maytag II Scout Center. 

If you have any questions about LLDC, please contact your chapter chief or adviser, or email us at Check back in soon for more updates!

Cub Scout Fun Day

The Mitigwa Lodge will be helping the council hosts its annual Cub Scout Fun Day on October 7th, 2017. We will have a google document available soon for sign up. 

We encourage any Ordeal members seeking to attain their Brotherhood workday to be at this event and help out that Saturday. There will be plenty of things to do. 

Click on the link here to sign up!

Fall Fellowship Tentative Schedule


Click here to see the tentative schedule!


2017-2018 Lodge Officer Candidacy Agreement

If you are wishing to run for a Lodge Officer position for the 2017-2018 election, you must bring a filled out candidacy agreement. You can find that below.

2017-2018 Lodge Officer Candidacy Agreement

Fall Fellowship Registration

Registration for Fall Fellowship is now available!

Click Here To Find Out More!

Vigil Honor Eligibility Information

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Vigil Honor Nomination Form

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May 6th Ring Blitz

The Lodge will be having it’s annual Ring Blitz on May 6th, 2017 at Camp Mitigwa. We will be starting on a long term trail repair project that leads to our ceremony rings. We will be working on these as Council’s request. We need all the help we can get more this project! If you want to be apart of the group that makes history with these projects of new trails, then make sure to show up to this event! We will have details coming out soon so make sure to check back in!


Sign up using THIS FORM!

Trail Crew Signup for 2017

Trail Crew will be held during the first week of summer camp! This year, it will be held from June 18-24, 2017. We have lots of projects which will range from fixing up old trails, to making new ones! If you work on trail crew, you will receive a $100 reimbursement when you go to Camp Mitigwa withy your troop! Check back soon to sign up! We can only take 13 people so be sure to sign up soon!


Sign up using THIS FORM!