Squadron Announcements - Week of April 25th, 2019

  1. 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.

  2. SQUADRON HIKE - MAY 18, 2019

    1. The squadron is inviting all cadets to hike the Capilano Pacific Trail going up to the Cleveland Dam on Saturday May 18th, 2019. (The previous hike up Trachan Trail on Cypress mountain has been replaced with the Capilano Pacific trail instead)

    2. Cadets may sign up here. More information about the hike can be found here.

    3. Cadets will need to arrange their own transportation to and from the hike.

    4. Timings and more information will be posted closer to the date.

  3. GLIDING, PITT MEADOWS, ALL DAY - mAY 19, 2019

    1. 135 has been assigned a gliding date ALL DAY on May 19, 2019. We will be able to accommodate 30 cadets

    2. All cadets are encouraged to attend and may sign-up here.

    3. Cadets are to arrive at Pitt Meadows at 0845AM. There are lots of instructions to read, as gliding is weather dependent. PLEASE READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS found in the sign-up sheet and email 135rcacs@gmail.com if there are any questions.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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