Squadron Announcements - Week of November 29th, 2018

  1. SQUADRON TAG DAYS - DEC 01 TO DEC 02

    1. The squadron will be having Tag Days from Dec 01 to Dec 02. This is a key part of our squadron fundraising!

    2. PLEASE NOTE THAT TAG DAYS ON FRIDAY NOV 30, 2019 HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

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

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

  2. 2019 STAFF CADET APPLICATIONS

    1. Cadets who are wishing to be a Staff Cadet for the summer of 2019 can indicate their interest here by next week, December 06 2019.

    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

  3. 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

  4. 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 

  5. 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.

    2. Each level has been asked to bring a specific type of dish. Each cadet should bring enough to feed their own family. Please note below which level is bring what type of dish:

      1. Level 1 - Dessert

      2. Level 2 - Drinks

      3. Level 3 and 4 - Entrees

      4. Level 5 - Salads/Appetizers

  6. 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.

  7. SQUADRON FAM FLYING AT BOUNDARY BAY - JAN 12 (AM) AND 13 (AM), 2019

    1. The squadron will be conducting Familiarization Flying in powered aircraft on the morning of January 12th and 13th, 2019.

    2. We will be able to accommodate 9 cadets each morning (3 flights, with 3 cadets per flight)

    3. All cadets are encouraged to attend. More information and sign up can be found here

  8. SQUADRON MARKSMANSHIP

    1. The Squadron Marksmanship team should take note of the following dates:

      1. The Zone Marksmanship competition will be February 24th, 2019.

      2. The Provincial Marksmanship competition will be on April 5-7th, 2019.

    2. If there are any questions, please contact Capt Blackstock or email 135rcacs@gmail.com

  9. 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.

  10. SQUADRON ASSESSMENT FEES

    1. ALL CADETS, returning or new, are required to pay the Squadron Assessment Fee. Those who have not WILL NOT be allowed to participate in any squadron extra-curricular activities.

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