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395 Air Cadet Squadron
Last updated: 07 March, 2014
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Level 1 Tours - Alberta Aviation Museum & Alberta Legislature
2013 LSTF Zone Sports Competition
Power Familiarization Flying
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MARCH 4, 2014 WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS
BOTTLE DRIVE: Saturday, March 8 9:00 am to 4:00 pm @ HMCS NONSUCH. THIS IS MANDATORY FOR CADETS ATTENDING THE SPRING BREAK TRIP. Dress warm in civilian clothing and in layers. If you have a cadet parka, wear it as an outer layer to identify yourself when going door to door. If you do have a squadron toque & gloves please wear those as well. The weather forecast is for warm temperatures with rain/snow so be prepared with clothing to stay dry. Bring your own lunch & water. Other cadets not going on the trip are encouraged to help with the bottle drive as well. The more people, the more money will be raised. MORE DRIVERS ARE NEEDED. If any parents are available to drive, please email email@example.com to volunteer. No screening required. All sizes of vehicles are useful.
KARATE: Saturday, March 8, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at HMCS NONSUCH.
Level 1 & Level 2 Sports Night: Tuesday, March 11. Wear your uniforms to the ship and bring your sports gear to change into. Make sure to bring a water bottle.
SUMMER CAMP OFFERS: If you received an Offer to go to summer camp, please return your completed forms by NEXT WEEK, March. 11.
Full parent Meeting is next Tuesday, March 11 @ 7:00 pm. ALL PARENTS/GUARDIENS of cadets are encouraged to attend.
Bingo March 29th Two cadets and two parents are still required for this bingo. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.
Drivers are needed for this weekends bottle drive. Please email email@example.com to volunteer. No screening required. All sizes of vehicles are useful.
Casino Dates are August 15 and 16. Volunteers are still required. Please see Darryl Beebe to sign up.
The 395 Squadron Alumni Foundation will be hosting a Comedy / Hypnosis Family Show on March 14 at the Kingsway Legion. Tickets are $15.00 for adults, $10.00 for children (4 to 18), children 3 and under free or $35 for a family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children 4 to 18). You can purchase your tickets online by going to the 395 Alunmi website.
MAJOR MCLELLAN 'S ANNOUNCEMENTS:
Griffon Parade will be held on Tuesday, March 25th. This is a full uniform mandatory parade. The Commanding Officer of 417 Squadron in Cold Lake will be the Reviewing Officer for the parade.
Generally, squadron drill has become a bit lazy over the past few weeks. With the Griffon Parade coming up, we need to improve. All drill should be crisp and precise movements.
Talk to your friends and encourage them to start attending again or let them know they must excuse themselves or if they have decided to not return to please contact the office to let us know.
The drive for recruiting cadets for September has begun. Cadets are encouraged to tell their friends about cadets and invite them to come for an evening to see what its all about. If they are interested in joining, the paperwork can be completed now for the fall.
The Silent Auction was held this past Saturday at the Strathcona Legion and went very well. The auction raised about $1200.00 in total. We would like to thank all those parents that donated items to the auction and to all those who also attended the auction.
The 395 Squadron Alumni Foundation will be hosting a Comedy / Hypnosis Family Show on March 14 at the Kingsway Legion. Tickets are $15.00 for adults, $10.00 for children (4 to 18), children 3 and under free or $35 for a family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children 4 to 18).
Would like to congratulate the following two cadets on receiving their fitness badges. Congratulations to WOII Sanchez for receiving bronze & to Cpl Giesbrecht for receiving gold.
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