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Passing of a Past Lodge Adviser

Passing of a Past Lodge Adviser

Our Brother Harvey Harden has without a doubt had one of the longest and most rewarding scouting experiences of us all. He was born in 1927 and began his long scouting journey in 1939 when he was around 11 years after he joined his first scout troop. He was an active...

October Chiefly Speaking

October Chiefly Speaking

Hello Wipala Wiki Lodge!There are several upcoming changes and opportunities for the Lodge and its members. First and foremost, at the next LEC meeting we will be officially voting on the Scoutmaster Honor Trail plaque for Harvey Harden, who was a two-time Lodge...

Next Lodge Adviser Announced

Next Lodge Adviser Announced

Adviser Transition and Introduction With a special video announcement, Andy Price, Scout Executive of the Grand Canyon Council announces Jeff Posey as our next Lodge Adviser. Ken Adams, our current Lodge Adviser, will be working with Jeff on a smooth transition. Jeff...

Wiki at World Jambo

Wiki at World Jambo

I just got back home from the 24th World Scout Jamboree in West Virginia and I thought it would be a good idea to share my experiences with you all. Besides the humidity, rain, and constant waiting for hours in line, the jamboree was one of the most amazing...

Chiefly Speaking (September 2019)

Chiefly Speaking (September 2019)

Hello Wipala Wiki Lodge! It’s been a while since I last wrote to you all, and a lot has happened. First and foremost, I would like to congratulate all of the new members who completed their induction this weekend at Camp Geronimo. I’d also like to congratulate all the...

Philbreak, Spring Break at Philmont

Philbreak, Spring Break at Philmont

During my spring break, I had the chance to go to Philmont Scout Ranch for just $100. While at Philmont, myself and Arrowmen across the nation gathered to do forestry service for Philmont Scout Ranch, in the direct areas where the ranch suffered from the UTE Park Fire...

April Chiefly Speaking

April Chiefly Speaking

Hello Wipala Wiki Lodge! This last month has been a huge success for our lodge! First off, we had a fantastic fellowship planned by Justin B., our Vice Chief of Events, and Daniel G., our Committee Chairman. Hats off to both of you for planning such a great event! For...

May This Place Be a Blessing to You

May This Place Be a Blessing to You

“Welcome Ben, and May this place be a blessing to you.” That was the note that one of the residents gave to me on my first day of work as a server at Amethyst Gardens Senior Living. Many weeks went by and I went through the routine of work. On my first time as a room...

Wiki’s Place at the Summit Circle

Wiki’s Place at the Summit Circle

Kyle, I've been racking my brain for something to write about for the Tom Tom.  I've tried to think of something humorous, something serious, something inspirational, something who knows what.  I had writer's block, and I'm not even a writer! Then it came to...