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161 Weekly Update 25-31 Jan 18

25 Jan 18
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Congratulations to this week’s 50/50 winner – Susan Deuville! Next week will be our last draw.

Here is the information for this week:

Friday 26 Jan 18:
Drill Team: 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Band: 7:00 – 9:30 PM

Sunday 28 Jan 18
Marksmanship, Biathlon, RC Flying, and Flight Simulation: 6:00 – 9:00 PM – Biathlon team must bring helmets

Wednesday 31 Jan 18
CO’s Parade – 6:20 – 9:10 PM: Dress is shirt, tie, and tunic. Practice senior course interviews will be held following CO’s parade for Power and Glider candidates. All level three cadets should be prepared to instruct their classes this week.

Upcoming Events:
• 3 Feb 18 – Bowling afternoon
• 4 Feb 18 – Model building begins
• 7 Feb 18 – Duke of Edinburgh booklet check-in
• 7 Feb 18 – Sponsoring Committee meeting
• 9-11 Feb 18 – Provincial biathlon competition
• 17 Feb 18 – Senior course interviews
• 17 Feb 18 – Effective speaking training

For more information on events visit our website:

Fund Raising: Cadets are now selling Air Cadet League Tickets. Each cadet was given one book of 10 tickets. Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5. If cadets would like another book, see a member of the sponsoring committee at the beginning or end of the night.

75th Anniversary Audio-Visual Yearbooks: These are available for $20 from the squadron office and include photos from the 2016-2017 training year, Freedom of the City, ACR 2017, 75th Reunion, historical photos from the past 75 years, and video interviews with former COs and current cadets. Check out the trailer:

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.