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Weekly Update Sept 13-19 18

14 Sep 18
Lt Cameron
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Congratulations on a well executed Change of Command parade. It was great to see so many new and returning cadets.

Here are the updates for the week:
Friday: Band will be meeting for practice and demonstration for new members. If you are interested in finding out what the Band does, or might want to join the team, please show up. Location is the Armouries and times are 1830-2100 hrs.

Sunday: Battle of Britain Parade. Cadets are to meet at 10 am by the Admiral Beatty Building. Parade will start at 11, and there will be refreshments afterwards. Rain location is the Armouries. Dress is Shirt, Tie, Tunic, Ribbons. *If locations change, update will be posted online, on Facebook and Twitter.
Biathlon team will be meeting for returning and new members. If you are interested in finding out what Biathlon is, or might want to join the team, please show up. Location is the Armouries and times are 1800-2100 hrs.

Monday: Ground school for anyone level 3 and above that is interested in aviation courses, or planning to attend the Glider or Power courses in the future are encouraged to attend. Location is Simonds High School and times are 1830-2030 hrs. *Cadets are to enter the school at the door near the pool, closest to the football field. Class takes place in the 527 common room unless otherwise noted.

Wednesday: Regular Training (Dress is uniform with t-shirt, cadets without uniforms yet should wear appropriate civilian clothing)

Upcoming events:

  • – 20-22 Sep 18 – Tagging, Schedule with free spots will be posted online.
  • – 28 Sep 18 – 30 Sep 18  – Field Training Exercise (mandatory training for all cadets)
  • – 14 Oct 18 – Gliding (mandatory training for all cadets)

We will be starting up the other optional training programs soon. For more information on events visit our website: https://161aircadets.ca/calendar/

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 Meunier 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 our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/161aircadets/ and follow us on Twitter @161aircadets.