Spring Gliding

April 23-24, 2016 (3 shifts)

We have 3 sessions of gliding coming up. It is open to all cadets and will be filled on a first come, first served basis. All amplifying details are located in the permission form below:

FORM – Gliding – APR 16

March Break Announcements

No cadets on Monday, March 14, 2016!!

Band and Drill will not be practicing this week either. 

Bowling! March 19, 2016

Please refer to last week’s announcements for details. If you did not submit a permission form but would still like to attend, please let us know via the Contact Us section as we still have some spots available. 

Receipts for Assessment Fees

Receipts are available via Email:

The receipts are available for the assessment fees paid to the squadron.  Parents who would like their receipt are to send an email to 758newsletter@gmail.com stating that they would like their receipt.  Please indicate if you have more than one Cadet. A receipt will then be sent to you via email shortly afterward.

This is also a friendly reminder that there are still several lottery ticket stubs that are overdue.  Please bring them in this Monday.

Weekly Announcements

For Monday, March 7, 2016

Band and Drill are cancelled on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 in anticipation of the winter storm warning blowing through the region Tuesday afternoon / evening.

Bowling!
When:
Saturday, March 19, 2016
12:45pm – 2:45pm
Where:
Brunswick Zone Bramalea Bowl
50 Bramtree Court, Brampton, ON
Dress:
Appropriate casual civilian attire
Notes:
Food / Beverages are not provided. Cadets may choose to bring some money to purchase refreshments.
Permission forms should be returned NLT end of training on Monday, March 7, 2016.
Permission Form – Bowling – 19 Mar 16

CO’s Parade – dress is C2 for all cadets.

Supply: Supply will have an open door policy next week (no appointments required). If you need to exchange something, please bring the item with you to cadets.

Updated Training Calendar

The Training Calendar has been updated and can be found under Resources (click the main heading of Resources to access).

Sky Zone – Sunday, February 21, 2016

Sky Zone Trampoline Park

Cadets who submitted a permission form for the Sky Zone activity will arrive at Sky Zone Mississauga, 3636 Hawkestone Road, Mississauga, ON L5C 2V2, on 21 Feb 2016. Arrival time is no later than 1230 hrs (12:30pm). Parents shall return to pick up their cadets at 1445 hrs (2:45pm). The costs of this activity will be covered by 758 Squadron, but cadets will be responsible for any purchase of food or snacks. 

NOTE:  Health Card check will be done by staff upon cadet’s arrival to the activity.  Cadet will not be able to participate in the activity if they do not have a health card. Cadets under 18 years of age, must also have a parent sign the waiver available at the link below. If the waiver is not signed, cadets will not participate.

http://www.skyzone.com/ca/mississauga/Online-Waiver

Dress is suitable PT gear. Cadets are advised to bring a water bottle. Rations are not provided for this activity. Cadets with epi-pens or inhalers must bring them with them or they will not be allowed to participate.  Medications brought on this activity must be in the original container, which shall be clearly marked with Cadets name as well as usage instructions.

No Cadets Family Day – 15 Feb 2016

We are on Stand Down on Monday for Family Day. Enjoy your time off and remember to keep working on those uniforms!

Please see last week’s announcements regarding some important upcoming events. We will update again over the weekend with more specific details.

Empowering Women to Fly – Brampton Flight Centre

See attached poster for more information on this event offered by the Brampton Flight Centre, occurring on March 13, 2016.

Empowering Women to Fly Poster

Weekly Announcements

For Monday, February 8, 2016

National Course Interviews

Interviews will be held on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at the Brampton Flying Club. The schedule was distributed this past Monday to all cadets eligible but please see attached below if you lost yours. If your name is not on the list, then you have not qualified to go to the interview. Questions may be sent through the website (Contact Us).

National Course Interview Schedule – 6 Feb 16

Dress: C2 (full dress with ribbons – no medals). Ensure your uniform is impressive, that you eat well, and that you prepare as per the feedback you received during the mock interviews a couple of weeks ago.

Remember to review the interview questions located in the National Course Handbook. The interview counts for a large part in the selection process so make sure you’re ready. Questions can be emailed through the website should you have any before Saturday.

2016 National Courses HB for Cadets and Parents V3 REDUCED

Save the date! Trip to Sky Zone – February 21, 2016

We are planning a trip to Sky Zone (trampoline park) for the 21st. Permission slips will be out shortly. This trip is open to all cadets but there is a cap on the number of participants. A permission slip will be provided shortly with full details.

Another Save the date! Bowling – March 19, 2016

We are in the process of putting together another bowling event at Brunswick lanes in March. This will also be open to all cadets but space will be limited. Permission slips for this event will come out end of February / Early March.

Drill Team Cancelled Tonight

Unfortunately, drill team will have to be cancelled this evening (2 Feb 16) due to unforeseen circumstances. We apologize for any inconvenience.