2017-2018 Upcoming Cadet Activities

2017 – 2018 Event List PDF

Training Year 2017-2018 Key Dates

Required Training Activities:

Activity Date Who Needs to Attend
Seniors start up meeting Sat, Aug 26, 2017 All Level 5 and up cadets
First parade night Wed, Sept 6, 2017 All cadets
Senior cadet leadership development day 1 Sat, Sept 16, 2017 All Level 5 and up cadets
Gliding Sun, Sept 17, 2017 Level 3 & 4 cadets
Senior cadet leadership Development day 2 Sat, Sept 30, 2017 All Level 5 and up cadets
Gliding Sat, Oct 14, 2017 Level 1 & 2 cadets
Gliding Sat, Oct 28, 2017 TBD
Poppy Blitz Sat, Nov 4, 2017 A number of cadets will be signed up in each level.
Remembrance day parade Sat, Nov 11, 2017 All cadets
Fall field training weekend Fri-Sun, Nov 17-19, 2017 All cadets
Level 1 & 2 training weekend Sat-Sun, Nov 25-26, 2017 Level 1 & Level 2 cadets
First Parade Night Jan 2018 Wed, Jan 10, 2018 All cadets
Senior cadet leadership development day 3 Sat, Jan 27, 2018 All Level 5 and up cadets
Level 3 training weekend Sat-Sun, Feb 10-11, 2018 Level 3 cadets
Chinthe Parade Wed, March 7, 2018 All cadets
Amazing Race weekend Sat-Sun, March 17-18, 2018 All cadets
Spring field training weekend Fri-Sun, April 13-15, 2018 All cadets
Level 4 training weekend Sat-Sun, April 21-22, 2018 Level 4 cadets
Chinthe Challenge Sat, May 26, 2018 All cadets
Annual Ceremonial Review (ACR) Parade Sat, June 2, 2018 All cadets

 


Optional Cadet Activities:

Activity Date Who Can Attend
Ground school program Saturdays starting Sept 30, 2017  until Dec 16, 2017 – from 1300 hrs to 1600 hrs (1 pm to 4 pm) Cadets applying for gliding or flying scholarships
Band program Mondays Open to all cadets
Biathlon program TBD Open to all cadets
Sports team program TBD Open to all cadets
Marksmanship program TBD Open to all cadets
Drill team program TBD Open to all cadets
Effective speaking program TBD Open to all cadets
Power familiarization flying Sat, Sept 23, 2017 Open to all cadets
Power familiarization flying Sat, Sept 30, 2017 Open to all cadets
Power familiarization flying Sat, Oct 21, 2017 Open to all cadets
Power familiarization flying Sat, Oct 28, 2017 Open to all cadets
Music concentration weekend Fri-Sun, Nov 24-26, 2017 Open to band cadets
Lord Strathcona Sports Competition Sat, Dec 2, 2017 Open to sports team members
Christmas Dining-In Friday, Dec 15, 2017 Open to all cadets and guests
Power familiarization flying Sat, April 7, 2018 Open to all cadets
Power familiarization flying Sat, April 21, 2018 Open to all cadets
Power familiarization flying Sat, April 28, 2018 Open to all cadets
Lord Strathcona Drill Competition Sat, April 28, 2018 Open to drill team cadets
Power familiarization flying Sat, May 5, 2018 Open to all cadets
Music Level Testing Sat, May 12, 2018 Open to band cadets
SurvivAir Sat-Mon, May 19-21, 2018 Open to SurvivAir team cadets
Annual Ceremonial Review (ACR) Mess Dinner & Awards Sat, June 2, 2018 (following the ACR parade All cadets & guests

Friends of 504 (Parent) General Meetings – held on Wednesdays as follows:

Date Time Location
October 4, 2017 AGM 1900 hrs (7 pm) Aviation Museum
November 22, 2017 1900 hrs (7 pm) Aviation Museum
January 24, 2018 1900 hrs (7 pm) Aviation Museum
March 21, 2018 1900 hrs (7 pm) Aviation Museum
May 23, 2018 1900 hrs (7 pm) Aviation Museum