Welcome to 191 RCACS

Announcements

Dress for all cadets for the month of September is Summer Dress.

New Cadet Registrations Now being Accepted:
We are looking for youth age 12-18 to join 191 Squadron!  Please come by on a Tuesday night at 6:30 PM for registration information.  We meet at ANAVETS located at 3584 Portage Avenue.  We require government issued ID for the applicant.  Examples of accepted ID include a Canadian Birth Certificate, Canadian Passport, Permanent Resident Card, Canadian Visa, Canadian Study Permit and Manitoba Identification Card. Please contact us for more information.

Annual Validations:
Annual Validations were handed out on Tuesday, September 5.  Cadets are not allowed to participate in weekend activities (ex. gliding, volunteering etc) or optional activities (ex. biathlon, marksmanship, band) until a completed annual validation is returned to Lt Strom.  Excused absences will not be given to cadets until their annual validations are returned. 

Sobeys Gift Card Fundraiser:
Forms were handed out on Tuesday, September 12 for the Sobey's Gift Card Fundraiser.
We are encouraging all family's to purchase at least $50 in gift cards (dollar for dollar value) to help support 191 Cadets.  Gift Cards can be used at Sobey's, Safeway, Foodland and IGA.
The funds raised will be used to help provide great training for the cadets!  Thank you for your support!
Any questions can be directed to the parent's association.

Post-Secondary Scholarships:
Numerous Post-Secondary Scholarships are available to Air Cadets currently in Grade 12 that will be entering post-secondary education in the Fall of 2017.  Please find the applicaiton forms, deadlines and all other information on the Scholarships Tab.
Any questions can be directed to Capt J Fichtner.

191 RCACS Clothing - Toques and T-Shirts
Toques are available starting Nov 22, Pom Pom and no Pom Pom available for $18.00.  T-shirts now available for purchase for $18.00.  See Parents Association to purchase.  Cheque payable to:  191 Royal Canadian Air Cadets Parents Association.  Cash accepted but good chance there won't be change available.
 

Optional Activities


Biathlon:
Biathlon practices are currently open to all cadets.  We practice on Monday, Thursday and Sunday evenings.  The full practice schedule is found under the Upcoming Events Tab.  For more information, please contact Capt J Fichtner.

Marksmanship:
Marksmanship will resume in November.  For more information, please contact Lt Sul. 

Band:
For more information, please contact CI Mar.

Drill Team:
For more information, please contact Lt Penner.

Effective Speaking:
For more information please contact CI Mar.

Flag Party:
For more information, please contact Lt Penner.

Ground School:
Ground School should resume by the end of September; start date TBA.  Ground School will take place on Wednesday evenings at Minto Armouries (969 St Matthews Ave).  For more information, please contact Capt J Fichtner.

Duke of Edinburgh Program
Duke of Edinburgh is a fantastic youth program that ties in nicely with the Air Cadet Program.  It is open to cadets aged 14 and older.  Information on the award can be found at the Duke Of Edinburgh - MB website.  If you have any questions or are interested in applying please contact Capt J Fichtner
The Duke of Edinburgh Award Office has organized some opportunities to complete your Adventurous Journey component.
  

 

Commanding Officer:

Staff:

Capt Jessica Fichtner
Capt Andrew Fichtner
Capt Brad Penner
Lt David MacDonald
Lt Tyrone Penner
Lt Bailley Strom
Lt Don Sul
2Lt Rebecca Harris
MCpl Tyler Davey
CI Howard Mar
Ms. Elizabeth Shin

191 RCACS Parent Association Executive:

Level Directors:

Chair - Charlene Williams
Vice Chair -Tina Gilhooly
Treasurer - Deidre Carriere
Secretary - Caroline Pasieczka
Level 1 - Aganetha Braun
Level 2 - Dee Dee Lauzon
Level 3 - Rina Falkovich
Level 4 -
Level 5 - Margaret Dusik