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This is a reminder that all cadets across Canada have an opportunity to share their artistic talent in celebrating the upcoming 75th anniversary of the ACLC by producing an 11" x 17" poster and submitting it in a nationwide contest. As added incentive, there is prize money at the National level for 1st ($500), 2nd ($300), and 3rd ($200) place.
Individual squadrons are to judge their cadets' submissions, and send the winning poster to the Ontario Provincial Committee for further judging. In Ontario, the deadline for submission of posters originally set as June 30 has been extended to Oct 15, 2015 in order to benefit from the summer months. (In the event your squadron has completed the judging already, please send the poster in).
Judging of all submissions received from Ontario squadrons will take place at the AGM scheduled for 31 October. The winning cadet from the Ontario Provincial Committee’s entries will have an opportunity to attend the national Air Cadet Leadership Symposium in Ottawa (along with 5 other selected Ontario cadets and a total of 40 from across Canada) in November 18-22 – travel and accommodation expenses paid.
The winning poster will be then be submitted to Ottawa to be judged at the National Air Cadet League Semi Annual Meeting in mid-November.
Please find attached some documents that will assist you further:
(1) Registration Form and Contest Rules
(2) FAQ's - responses to frequently asked questions
(3) Scoring Form - to assist with judging
Additional information is also available on the ACLC website at this link: http://aircadetleague.com/for-cadets-squadrons/contestcompetitions/poster-contest.
Please send posters to the attention of:
Cadet 75th Anniversary Poster Contest Committee
Air Cadet League of Canada - OPC
90c Centurian Drive, Suite 203
Markham, Ont L3R 8C5
Any questions can be directed to:
Program Development Officer
Office: 905-477-4411, Ext 227
Toll-free: 1-800-513-0952, Ext 227
The iteneraries have been published on Fortress. Cadets will need to come into the office on Thursday June 18th between 7:00PM - 8:00PM to pick up their:
- Signed offer of participation
- Individual Itinerary
- Annex C - Annex G hardcopy of the joining instructions
Without these important documents cadets will not be able to board the bus or be admited into the Training Centre.
If you are unable to come in at that time, we will arrange an alternate time/location to hand off these documents.
Departures are as follows:
Trenton: Drop-off Sunday, 05 Jul 2015, 1:30PM at 11 Yukon St, CFB Trenton
Blackdown: Expected Saturday, 04 Jul 2015, 12:30PM at RCAF Flyers' Arena - 240 RCAF Rd Trenton, On
Connaught: Expected Sunday, 05 Jul 2015, 1:20PM at RCAF Flyers' Arena - 240 RCAF Rd Trenton, On
Bagotville: To be determined
Any questions can be directed to the Commanding Officer, Captain Justin Leadbeater - 613-827-2320, Lead_beater@hotmail.com
Cadets and Parents/Guardians can now access the 2015 Summer Training Joining Instructions (JIs) for the following Training Centres:
All the information you need to know about Summer Training and the Training Centre should be in the JIs. Please ensure you read the JIs in it's entirety, and fill out the necessary forms (Completed forms must be with the cadet when they arrive at the CTC).
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.
Click the button below to access the JIs.
Cadet BBQ on Wednesday June 10. Civilian dress.
Arrive at 6:00pm to set up.
6:30-7:30 BBQ and socializing.
Parent Camp Information Session starts at 7:30. All parents and guardians are welcome. Questions for all camp programs will be answered.
Just a reminder for Canada's Wonderland Trip on Saturday 6th June 2015. Bus leaves at 0830hrs and will return back to the Armouries at 2030hrs (8:30PM)