Archive | July, 2006

Read the Saturday Edition of the Daily Legend

Posted on 29 July 2006 by admin

The Saturday edition of the Daily Legend, The 2006 NOAC Newspaper can be viewed online now.  Read about the activities taking place at NOAC even if you couldn’t be there yourself.

http://live.oa-bsa.org/events/n2006/live/newspaper/saturdayxxxissuei.pdf

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2006 National Order of the Arrow Conference Starts Today

2006 National Order of the Arrow Conference Starts Today

Posted on 29 July 2006 by admin

Click for Information on the 2006 National Order of the Arrow Conference
 

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Boy Scouts of America Rcognizes National Recreation and Parks Month

Posted on 09 July 2006 by admin

Since its inception in 1910, the Boy Scouts of America has been among the largest and most consistent user groups of national parks, forests, wetlands, mountains, and other outdoor recreation areas. In honor of this rich heritage, during the month of July, the BSA is proud to recognize National Recreation and Parks Month, encouraging all Americans to use the resources of national parks as well as local parks and recreation departments, while preserving these great natural resources of land, parks, and wildlife.

During National Recreation and Parks Month, recreation facilities and parks throughout the United States will begin summer programming, call for volunteers, and emphasize the importance of participating in physical activity and the benefits of the outdoors.

“The BSA has always strived to be a good steward of our country’s natural resources and ecosystem,” said Ed Woodlock, director of camping and conservation, Boy Scout Division, BSA. “We believe national parks and forests as well as local parks and recreation departments are indispensable sources of education and activities. July is an opportunity to appreciate these resources and encourage users to get active and ‘Leave No Trace’ when using them.”

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