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Weekly Update 23-29 Nov 17 (Band Seminar)

23 Nov 17
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Congratulations to the biathlon team, band, and all of our cadets who received qualifications and promotions this past week. Great work!

Here is the information for this week:

Friday 24 Nov 17
Drill Team: No drill team this week.

Band Seminar: 6:30 PM – Cadets will be departing the armoury via bus for CFB Gagetown. Dress for travel is t-shirt and tunic with parka (wear a civilian coat if you do not have a cadet parka). Cadets will be wearing civilian clothing on Sunday. A complete kit list is attached. Meals will be provided by bring a water bottle, music, and your instrument. Cadets who are available should meet at the armoury around 6:10 PM to assist with loading the gear. We will be returning to the armoury on Sunday at approximately 4:30 PM. Music Seminar Permission Slip Gagetown

Sunday 26 Nov 17

Biathlon, Marksmanship, and Flight Simulation: 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Monday 27 Nov 17

Flying Scholarship: 6:30-8:30 at Simonds High (527 Office)

Wednesday 29 Nov 17
Regular Training – Dress is t-shirt and tunic. SENIOR COURSE APPLICATIONS ARE DUE!

Upcoming Events:
Sunday 3 Dec 17 – 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM – Instructor Prep/Development (for level 5 cadets)
Saturday 9 Dec 17 – Level 3 & 4 PO 309/409 (Instructional Techniques) Mandatory Training Day (for level 3 & 4 cadets)
Saturday 9 Dec 17 – Level 5 Workshops (mandatory for level 5 cadets)

For more information on events visit our website:

Fund Raising – Cadets were given a book of six 50/50 tickets to sell as part of our next fundraiser. The tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5. Tickets must be returned by December 6th.

Badges – Several cadets have been recently promoted or have received new qualification badges. Please ensure these are sewn on in the correct place with the proper coloured thread (so as to blend with the badge). Information of where the badges should be placed can be found on our website:

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.