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Conclave Registration Now Live!

We are pleased to announce that registration for the Section W-1N conclave is now live! Happening September 17th- 19th 2021 at Fire Mountain Scout Camp, Conclave is an amazing opportunity to meet Arrowmen from across the section and have fun along the way. To register and learn more about the event visit the Conclave Page!

Join the Section Communications Team!!!

Fill out the interest form at the following link: https://forms.gle/e7Jf39pyaTXwyWiz6

Section W-1N, Order of the Arrow, is assembling a team of Arrowmen to strengthen the bonds of Brotherhood across Alaska, Western Washington and the entire Order through communication and content creation.

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Section W-1N News

Conclave is Today!

Hi Everyone,

Conclave is finally here!

As you prepare to venture up to Fire Mountain Scout Camp for Conclave, please take a look at these important announcements and reminders.

  1. Health and Safety

All attendees must complete the attached COVID-19 waiver. You must also complete parts A and B of the BSA Medical Form.

You can read all about our health and safety protocols on the Before We Get Started… page on our website 

  1. Travel Advisory

Check out the following Travel Advisory. Due to ongoing construction on SR 9 between Lake McMurray and Arlington we’re advising all Northbound I-5 travellers to stay on Interstate 5 and connect to SR 9 via SR 534. Check out

https://www.wsdot.com/traffic/trafficalerts/default.aspx for more information.

  1. Section Office

All youth Arrowmen who are a part of Nanuk, Nisqually, Sikhs Mox Lamonti, T’Kope Kwiskwis, or Toontuk Lodges are able to run for Section office (Section Chief, Vice Chief or Secretary). To be eligible, you must receive a letter of endorsement from your Scout Executive.

  1. Check out the Saturday morning Training Schedule 

We are excited to announce our Saturday morning Training schedule. Check it out and plan out your class schedule!

  1. Need Dinner Tonight (Friday?) Sikhs Mox has you covered!

Our host lodge, Sikhs Mox Lamonti will be serving delicious burgers on the Friday night of Conclave. For more information, check out the attached form.

On behalf of the Council of Chiefs, we cannot wait to see you at Fire Mountain for the Wask West Conclave!

  1. Check out the schedule below!

Registration opens at 6pm. The opening show starts at 9. Safe travels to Conclave!

On site registration will be available.

Let’s level up and I’ll see you at Conclave!

Yours in Brotherhood,

Sam Taylor

Conclave Travel Advisory

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Before We Get Started…

Conclave is coming up in just a few days, and we could not be more excited to be able to do it this year! That being said, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, there are a few changes to this year’s Conclave that you should be aware of.

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Section Officer Elections

Section W-1N officer elections will be held at Conclave! Youth Arrowmen in Nanuk, Nisqually, Sikhs Mox Lamonti, T’Kope Kwiskwis and Toontuk Lodges are eligible to run.

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Whales Tale Reboot! | April, 2021

Indeed, the Whale’s Tale is Back! This Earth Day, the section takes steps towards a sustainable future by transitioning our Section Newsletter from print to digital!

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Announcing Conclave 2021 Theme!

The theme of the 2021 W-1N Conclave is Wask West: Level Up Together! Click here to register for Conclave!

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Section Game Night

On April 10th, come and join your brothers in Section W-1N for a evening of games and fun!

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Sarah Kitchings Embarked on Extraordinary OA Ocean Adventure

In the summer of 2020, Sarah represented Nisqually Lodge and Section W-1N as the first female youth in the nation to attend OA Ocean Adventure!

“There really wasn’t an average day.” said Sarah Kitchings of Nisqually Lodge #155 (Pacific Harbors Council) as she reminisced about her recent venture to the Florida keys for the Order of the Arrow Ocean Adventure (OAOA) High Adventure experience.

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