137 RCD NEWS AT A GLANCE
Wearing the poppy
25 Oct 17 - With Remembrance Day approaching quickly, we provide the following reminder to our cadets on the proper wear of the poppy.
SUMMER STAND DOWN
12 June 17 - That's a wrap! Our Cadets completed their annual ceremonial review on the weekend and have capped off an amazing training year which included participating at the Area Orienteering and Biathlon competitions, field training and community events. Our cadets will now be heading off to Cadet Summer Training Centers Blackdown and Connaught for advanced summer training while our staff prepares the training for next year. Have a great summer all!
If you're looking for us this summer, we'll be at the St. Laurent Center a few weeks before the training year starts up on September 11th. Keep checking back for more details.
UP FOR A CHALLENGE? WE'RE LOOKING FOR YOU!
08 Mar 17 - 137 Ashbury RCD Army Cadets is looking for charismatic youth who are looking to get involved within their community. The 2016-2017 training year has already begun but we want to know: Are you up to the challenge? On Monday evenings, between 6:30-8:30pm, you are invited to join us for the evening and see what we are all about. Cadets, Officers, and parents of current cadets will be on-hand to answer questions you may have, and to assist with the enrolment process. We look forward to meeting you, and helping you realize your potential!
on-target magazine now on-line!
1 June 16 - The Army Cadet League of Canada publishes On-Target magazine - a print and digital news letter - that contains information on the Army Cadet program, the League, and affiliates. It is a source of information for the Army Cadet program the country over, and contains articles written by Cadets, Officers, League members, and corps volunteers. To read the most current issue, "Spring 2016", please visit the Bokz News section, and click on the "On-Target" article! Happy reading!
officers receive medal and parchment
16 Nov 15 - On Monday 16 November, the Commanding Officer of 137 Ashbury, Capt Tim McKee, was awarded the Canadian Forces Decoration medal. The CD is awarded to a serving member of the Canadian Armed Forces for 12 years of loyal and honourable service. As well on Monday evening, Training Officer Lt Lee Keller was presented with his Commissioning Scroll. In keeping with tradition, a bet was made that the CO would receive his honour before the Training Officer received his -- The CO won the bet, by 5 minutes... Congratulations to both Officers!
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Last night our CO spoke to the first year cadets about harassment and abuse, part of Positive Social Relationships for Youth program.