Author Archives: Capt J Hutchinson

Cadet Summer Training Update

18 Jul 24
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Sgt Campbell & Cpl Vissamsetty – Your travel orders & joining instructions have been emailed out. Please read through the Joining Instructions as it has important information for your Cadet Summer Training Course.

Cpl Perry, Cpl MacCready, FCpl Colwell & FCpl Scott – Your travel orders to return home have been emailed out.

If anyone listed above has not received an email from me, please let me know ASAP.

Capt J Hutchinson

Cadet Summer Training – Travel Itineraries

08 Jul 24
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Emails have been sent out to the cadets leaving on Sunday 14-Jul-2024.

FCpl Scott, FCpl Colwell, Cpl Perry & Cpl MacCready please check your emails or your parents emails for your travel itineraries.

If you handed in your Signed Camp Offer I will have it at the Brunswicker for you. If you did not hand it in please make sure you bring it.

Please make sure you read the Joining Instructions as it has important information.

https://www.canada.ca/en/department-national-defence/services/cadets-junior-canadian-rangers/cadets/summer-training/summer2024/joining-instructions.html

If you have any questions or concerns please email Capt J Hutchinson at julia.hutchinson@cadets.gc.ca

Community Cleanup Reminder

27 Jun 24
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We have had a few cadets sign up, but would gladly take a few more.

The Town of Grand Bay-Westfield offers a fundraising opportunity to local community based not-for-profit organizations who participate in the program. This is a great opportunity for our cadets to fundraise for future training costs keeping the program free to all cadets.

WHAT: Community Clean Up

WHEN: Thursday, 27-Jun-2024

WHERE: River Valley Pools (beside Pizza Delight)

TIME: 1830-2000hrs

DRESS: Comfortable Clothing – please wear your blue cadet tshit or squadron tshirt if you have one.

UPDATED** Fundraising Opportunity

21 Jun 24
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**WE NEED CADETS** Please email Capt J Hutchinson if you are available to help. Julia.Hutchinson@cadets.gc.ca

The Town of Grand Bay-Westfield offers a fundraising opportunity to local community based not-for-profit organizations who participate in the program. This is a great opportunity for our cadets to fundraise for future training costs keeping the program free to all cadets.

WHAT: Community Clean Up

WHEN: Thursday, 27-Jun-2024

WHERE: River Valley Pools (beside Pizza Delight)

TIME: 1830-2000hrs

DRESS: Comfortable Clothing – please wear your blue cadet tshit or squadron tshirt if you have one.

This activity is weather dependant so please check the website before

Fundraising Opportunity

18 Jun 24
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The Town of Grand Bay-Westfield offers a monetary incentive to local community based not-for-profit organizations who participate in the program. This is a great opportunity for our cadets to fundraise for future training costs keeping the program free to all cadets.

WHAT: Community Clean Up

WHEN: Thursday, 27-Jun-2024

WHERE: Skatepark – 741 River Valley Drive, Grand Bay-Westfield (location could change)

TIME: 1830-2000hrs

Please email Capt J Hutchinson if you are available to help. Julia.Hutchinson@cadets.gc.ca

Congratulations!

14 Jun 24
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Congratulations to FCpl Vo & Cpl Santos on receiveing Summer Virtual Training Offers for Basic Coder.

If you haven’t already, please check your emails for the offer and let Capt J Hutchinson know ASAP if you Accept or Decline the offer. julia.hutchinson@cadets.gc.ca

Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo

10 Jun 24
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Fcpl Feltmate, FCpl Dickeson & Cpl Perry Your travel Itinerary has been emailed to your parents.

We are on our way home! Biathlon

09 Jun 24
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Biathlon cadets should arrive at the armouries for 1420hrs.

This Week at 161

06 Jun 24
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Thats a wrap! What a great year we had! Just a few things to finish up before Summer.

Friday 7-Jun-2024

RCAF PENNFIELD RIDGE 100 Memorial

Attending Cadets – LAC McNutt, AC Perry, Cpl Perry, FCpl Feltmate & FCpl Vissamsetty

-Meet at the Barrack Green Armouries 0830hrs in Blue Uniform to be transported to Pennfield

-Cadts should arrive back at the Armouries between 1300-1330hrs for parents to pick up. Snacks will be provided for cadets

Biathlon Competition

Attending Cadets – FSgt Cyr & FCpl Vissamsetty

-Meet at the Barrack Green Armouries for 1630hrs bus is leaving at 1700hrs

-Cadets will return Sunday around 1430hrs – I will update the website with a more accurate time when we have left Argonaut

Saturday 15-Jun-2024 Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo

Attending Cadets – FCpl Feltmate, FCpl Dickeson, Cpl Perry

These cadets have their joining instructions. We are waiting on travel arrangements and will forward that to the participating cadets asap.

Cadets who are going to summer camp, we will be in contact with your travel arrangements.

Have a great summer and we will see you in September!

The Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo

03 Jun 24
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Congratulations to the following cadets who have been selected to participate in this years Tattoo:

FCpl Dominic Feltmate

FCpl Julie Dickeson

Cpl Austin Perry

LAC Derek Guillon Zago Ramos

The Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo runs from 15-Jun-2024 to 02-Jul-2024 not including travel days which are usually 1 day before the start date and 1 day after the end date.

The Offer of Participation Letter will be available Wednesday night for cadets to accept or decline the off and for parents to sign. Cadets/parents can email Capt J Hutchinson julia.hutchinson@cadets.gc.ca to accept offers but we still need the Offer of Participation signed by both the cadet and parent.

More information will be available after the offer is accepted.

Just like summer camp, there is a chance we could receive more offers.