Squadron Announcements - Week of November 22nd, 2018

  1. NATIONAL SUMMER CAMP APPLICATIONS - DUE MONDAY NOV 26, 2018

    1. This announcement pertains to cadets applying to one of the following National Summer Camps: Aircraft Maintenance, Aircraft Operations, Glider, Power, and International Exchange

    2. Cadets are REQUIRED to meet Capt Smith at Seaforth Armoury at 1830 on Monday, November 26th 2018 to submit and double-check all documentation required for their camp of choice. If this time does not work for you, please email 135rcacs@gmail.com@gmail.com ASAP to make alternative arrangements.

    3. A detailed list of documentation required for each course can be found here.

  2. D-DAY EUROPEAN TRIP MEETING - NOV 26 2018

    1. There will be a mandatory D-Day trip meeting on Monday, Nov 26 2018 at 1900 hrs. The meeting will take place at Seaforth Armoury.

    2. We will need all participants and there parents and guardians to attend the meeting. We will be going over a more detailed itinerary.

    3. All participants must bring there passwords as well so we can ensure all passport dates. Other decision to be made are:

      1. Roommates

      2. Jackets and hats

      3. Optional activities

      4. Additional fundraising

    4. If you have any detailed questions, please contact WO1 Santos or Capt Smith.

  3. SQUADRON TAG DAYS - NOV 30 TO DEC 02

    1. The squadron will be having Tag Days from Nov 30 to Dec 02. This is a key part of our squadron fundraising!

    2. Cadets are expected to do a minimum of 2 shifts. Sign-up’s can be found here.

    3. Please email 135rcacs@gmail.com if there are any questions, concerns or requests for shift changes after signing up.

  4. SQUADRON FUNDRAISING - CINEPLEX MOVIE TICKETS DUE NOV 30, 2018

    1. Our SSC Chair Caroline will be selling Cineplex Movie Certificates for $9.25 each (regular $13!) with a minimum order of 10 certificates. Our goal is to place an initial order for 800 certificates. The deadline for ordering is November 30th.

    2. Families will receive their Cineplex Movie Certificates in the 2nd week of December. Payment must be made by cheque payable to 135 Bell-Irving Sponsoring Committee. Please bring your cheques to Caroline on Thursday nights.

    3. This is a great opportunity to support the squadron and to get a great deal on movies! Please email 135ssc@gmail.com if there are any questions.

  5. 2019 STAFF CADET APPLICATIONS

    1. Cadets who are wishing to be a Staff Cadet for the summer of 2019 can indicate their interest here.

    2. Please be advised that cadets MUST be 16 years old AND have COMPLETED LEVEL 4 by June 2019, in order to qualify to be a staff cadet.

    3. More information regarding Staff and the various CTCs can be found here: https://goo.gl/vVTK6P

  6. 2019 REGIONAL SUMMER CAMP APPLICATIONS

    1. Cadets who are wishing to be attend Regional Summer Camps during the summer of 2019 can indicate their interest here.

    2. A description of all available summer camps can be found here: https://goo.gl/6b3rUF

    3. Please ensure that you are eligible for the camp you wish to attend BEFORE signing up. A list of eligibility can be found here: https://goo.gl/QuQuK2

      1. Please note the eligibility chart indicates the level that the cadet applicant must complete PRIOR to attending summer camp. (Ie. A cadet currently in level 3 will complete level 3 before the summer, and is therefore eligible to apply for everything under the Level 3 column)

      2. The chart also shows the MINIMUM level required to attend each course (Eg. A cadet finishing Level 3 may apply for camps in the Level 2 column, if he/she wishes to attend one of those camps

  7. 111 VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT - DEC 15, 2018

    1. 135 Bell-Irving has been invited to participate to a volleyball tournament hosted by 111 Pegasus RCACS.

    2. CV Deng is looking for 8-10 motivated cadets to be part of 135’s volleyball team! All those interested can sign up here.

    3. The volleyball tournament will take place on Saturday December 15th, 2018. It is tentatively schedule for 0800 - 1700h. The location has yet to be determined, but the squadron plans to arrange transport for all cadets participating.

    4. If there are any further questions, please email 135rcacs@gmail.com

  8. SQUADRON HOLIDAY POTLUCK - DEC 20, 2018

    1. The squadron will be having a holiday potluck on Dec 20, 2018. Cadets and their families are welcome to attend. We will be posting more information shortly

  9. SQUADRON TRAINING WEEKEND - JAN 04-06, 2019

    1. There will be a mandatory squadron training weekend from Jan 04-06, 2019. Please ensure you are available during this weekend. More details will be posted shortly.

    2. If you will be away due to the holidays, please email 135rcacs@gmail.com as soon as possible.

  10. DUKE OF EDINBURGH’S AWARD

    1. The squadron will be starting the Duke of Edinburgh’s awards program! This is a great opportunity for our cadets to challenge and develop themselves.

    2. If you are interested in particpating, please email 135ssc@gmail.com and/or see Capt Smith or Sgt Marfatia.

    3. More information about the Duke of Edinburgh program can be found here.

  11. SQUADRON ASSESSMENT FEES

    1. ALL CADETS, returning or new, are required to pay the Squadron Assessment Fee.

    2. Any payments, questions or concerns can be directed to 135sscchair@gmail.com