Squadron Announcements - Week of April 18th, 2019

  1. LEVEL 1 AIRPORT TOUR - APR 25, 2019

    1. This coming Thursday, April 25th, 2019, ALL LEVEL 1’S will be having an off-site training day at Vancouver International Airport!

    2. We will be meeting at the OBSERVATION DECK at DOMESTIC DEPARTURES (4th Floor, Domestic Departures, above the food court) at 1900h.

    3. All Level 1 cadets are to arrive in Summer Dress at 1900h. Cadets will be dismissed at 2100h.

    4. If you have any trouble finding us inside the airport on April 25th, please call 778-680-0849

  2. 135 ULTIMATE TOURNAMENT - APR 27, 2019

    1. 135 will be hosting and participating in an ultimate tournament taking place on place on Saturday April 27th, 2019 from 0800 - 1700 at UBC. The specific detail and address of the field will be provided closer to the day of the tournament.

    2. Those who are interested in participating should speak to CV Deng and sign up here.

  3. FTX FORTITUDE - MAY 10-12, 2019

    1. The squadron is planning for FTX FORTITUDE from May 10 - 12, 2019. This is the last FTX of the training year, and will be different from other FTX's! The weekend will consist of various new and exciting team-building activities, as well as a scavenger hunt!

    2. Cadets are to meet at 102 RCSCC Fraser, 535 Derwent Way, Delta BC, on ANNACIS ISLAND at 1700h on May 10th, 2019, and will be dismissed from the same location at 1300h on May 12th, 2019. A map can be found here.

    3. Meals and transportation for cadets during the weekend will be provided by the squadron.

    4. Cadets may sign up here.

    5. Further information, including a detailed packing list and permission form will be posted and distributed closer to the date.

  4. SQUADRON HIKE - MAY 18, 2019 (Moved from April 28)

    1. The squadron is inviting all cadets to hike the Trachan Trail on Cypress mountain on Saturday May 18th, 2019. Cadets may sign up here.

    2. Cadets will meet at 0900 and the hike should end by 1200. Cadets will need to arrange their own transportation to and from Cypress mountain. Lunch will NOT be provided.

    3. More information will be posted closer to the date. Please note that timings may change closer to the date.

  5. 2019 AWARDS GALA - MAY 23, 2019

    1. The Squadron’s Annual Awards Gala will take place on May 23, 2019. This is a fun filled evening with opportunities to mingle with others, answer officer and cadet trivia, and awards presentations. Light refreshments will be provided.

    2. Families and friends are encouraged to attend.

    3. More information will be posted closer to the date.

  6. ANNUAL CEREMONIAL REVIEW - MAY 26, 2019

    1. 135’s 2019 Annual Ceremonial Review (ACR) will be taking place on May 26, 2019. This is the final parade of the training year where we will celebrate the squadron and outstanding cadets. There will be many VIPS, including Senior Officers and Members of Parliament, attending the parade. Parents and friends are encouraged to come as well!

    2. ACR is mandatory for ALL CADETS. All cadets should plan to be free for the entire day from 0800 until 1700 on May 26th, 2019. Cadets MUST email any absences to 135rcacs@gmail.com as soon as possible.

    3. There will also be ACR practice the day before on May 25, 2019. More details and timings will be announced shortly, but all cadets should also plan to be free for the entire day.

  7. JOINT SQUADRON HIKE - JUN 01, 2019 (JOINT WITH 808 AND 111 SQN)

    1. The squadron has been invited to participate in a hike up the Chief in Squamish with 808 and 111 Squadron on Saturday June 1st, 2019. Cadets may sign up here.

    2. Cadets will meet at 0815 at Seaforth Armoury and should return at approximately 1700. Transportation to the Chief will be provided to and from Seaforth Armoury.

    3. We will be having lunch at one of the Chief’s peaks and are planning to provide lunch for all cadets. More updates regarding lunch will be posted closer to the date of the hike.

  8. 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.

  9. 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