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Weekly Update 2-10 Mar 17

02 Mar 17
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Thanks to everyone participated in, helped out with, or donated bottles for our bottle drive last weekend. Despite our low numbers, it was a success!

Here are the updates for this week:

No band or drill team this week.


Senior Trip to Quebec/Ottawa – cadets who are scheduled to go will be meeting at the armoury at 6:30 AM on Sunday morning. All forms must be returned prior to departure. Cadets should be wearing their cadet parka and are permitted to bring a duffle bag, bookbag, and garment bag (for uniform) – space on the bus is limited. Bring a lunch. Kit List. Parents wishing to get a hold of the cadets during the trip can call Capt Phinney’s cell phone. We will return Friday around 5:00 PM.

No optional training – marksmanship, model building, RC flying, or flight simulation

No training during March Break

Upcoming Events/Deadlines:

12 Mar 17 – Snowshoeing/Skiing at Elmhurst Outdoors weather permitting– To be confirmed via e-mail and website on 11 Mar 17

Fund Raising:
League Tickets are now DUE – All cadets should return their league tickets the next time they are at a cadet activity
Reminder: If a cadet cannot make it to a Wednesday night/regular event, the cadet should leave a message on the squadron answering machine 632-3215. Please do not e-mail Capt Phinney or post on facebook. This will ensure the admin o gets the message and can mark the cadet as excused.

For more information check out our facebook page and follow us on Twitter @161aircadets.

Special Note: Capt Phinney will be away with the senior cadets over March break and will not have access to e-mail. Please call for urgent concerns. As such a weekly update will not be sent out until next Saturday.

Have a Happy March Break!