Welcome to 191 RCACS

Announcements


Dress for the month of May is Summer Dress unless otherwise specified.  Summer Dress is wedge, blue dress shirt (free of wrinkles, a crease down the centre of each sleeve and rank slip ons), dress pants, belt, wool socks and boots. 

Winnipeg Humane Society Volunteering:
We will be volunteering at Winnipeg Humane Society on Saturday, May 27.
Drop Off: 10 AM @ Winnipeg Humane Society (45 Hurst Way)
Pick Up: 2 PM @ Winnipeg Humane Society (45 Hurst Way)
Dress: Civilian clothes appropriate for being outside as we will also be assisting with a grounds clean up. 
Please bring a rake if you have. 
For more information or to sign up, please contact Capt J Fichtner

Gliding - Sunday, May 28:
Spring gliding will take place on Sunday, May 28th for the cadets listed below.  Cadets will be transported by bus to the Gimli Airport for the day.
Drop Off: 7:30 AM @ ANAVETS
Pick Up: 4 PM @ ANAVETS
Dress: Civilian clothes.  You will be outside all day so please dress in layers.  A hat and water bottle are mandatory
Lunch will be provided, however, you should bring your own lunch if you have dietary restrictions.

Cdt Beliakou Cdt Braun Cdt Humphries
Cdt Khan Cdt Verelli Cdt Whitaker
LAC Dania LAC Hwang LAC Inkster
LAC ChanHee Lee LAC Charlie Lee LAC Romero
LAC Shim Cpl Baek Cpl Braun
Cpl Cha Cpl Choi Cpl Chrest
Cpl Delaronde Cpl Dreger Cpl Hwang
Cpl Krouger Cpl Hyunsu Lee Cpl Mapuyan
Cpl Normandeau Cpl Kee Cpl Jiseong Park
Cpl Sim Cpl Thibert Cpl Williams
FCpl Braun FCpl Cha FCpl Gregoire
FCpl Jungi Kim FCpl Mingi Kim FCpl Yoonsu Lee
FCpl Pasieczka FCpl Romero Sgt Ahn
Sgt Bondar Sgt Chrest Sgt Rongcal
Sgt Yoon FSgt Anderson FSgt Baudry
FSgt Egunjobi FSgt Lalo FSgt Muulu
WO2 Goodmansson    


URGENT!  Air Cadet League Raffle Tickets - Past Due!:
Raffle tickets are due back on Tuesday, May 30.  No exceptions!  The following cadets still have tickets to return.

Cpl Berman LAC Charlie Lee (1 Ticket) FCpl Egunjobi
LAC Kee Cpl Chrest FCpl Mingi Kim
Cpl Junhee Park FCpl Seungjun Shin FCpl Yunsu Lee
Cpl Sungmin Lee LAC Shim FCpl Yoonsu Lee
Cpl Hyunsu Lee Cpl Hwang Cpl Delaronde
Cpl Choi Cpl Jiseong Park Cpl Kee
Cpl Sim Cpl Mapuyan FSgt Ejunjobi
Cpl Anseeuw    


Parents Meeting - Tuesday, May 30 @ 8:30 PM
Date: Tuesday, May 30
Time: 8:30 - 9:00 PM 
Location: John Thompson Lounge at ANAVETS
Executive and Director positions are opening up and we are looking for volunteers to fill these positions! Our goal is to have all parents in attendance.  

Summer Camp:
Congratulations to the following cadets that have been selected so far!  We anticipate receiving more summer camp spots as we get closer to the summer and cadets can be selected up to a week before the course starts.

  • General Training: LAC Coulson, LAC Dusik, LAC Ediger, LAC ChanHee Lee, LAC Charlie Lee, LAC Hwang, Cdt KorenBaum, LAC Lewis, LAC Pauls, LAC Perrault, LAC Pham, LAC Romero
  • Advanced Aviation Course: FCpl Gilhooly
  • Basic Survival Course: Cpl Braun, Cpl Dusik, Cpl Berman
  • Basic Aviation Course: Cpl Baek, Cpl Cha, Cpl Chrest
  • Basic Fitness & Sports Course: Cpl Gayoon Kim, Cpl Stephens
  • Basic Aviation, Technology & Aerospace Course: Cpl Dreger, Cpl Huang, Cpl Normandeau
  • Basic Drill & Cereminial Course: Cpl Mo, LAC Madeleine Barnett
  • Air Rifle Marksmanship Instructor Course: FCpl Braun
  • Fitness & Sports Instructor Course: Sgt Bondar, FCpl Oh, FCpl Pasieczka, FCpl Romero
  • Military Band - Advanced Musician Course - FCpl Cha
  • Military Band - Intermediate Musician Course - FCpl Egunjobi
  • Staff Cadet - Cold Lake:  WO2 Goodmansson, WO2 Crockett, FSgt Anderson, FSgt Baudry, FSgt Muulu, Sgt Rongcal
  • Advanced Aviation Technology Course - Airport Operations: Sgt Jani
  • Glider Pilot Scholarship: FSgt Egunjobi, Sgt Yoon
  • Power Pilot Scholarship: WO2 Gregoire, WO2 Oh, WO2 Pasieczka
  • International Air Cadet Exchange - Netherlands: WO1 Gilhooly
Any questions can be directed to Capt J Fichtner.

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 is done for this training year and will resume in September.  For more information, please contact Capt J Fichtner.

Marksmanship:
Marksmanship is done for this training year and will resume in September.  For more information, please contact Lt Sul. 

Band:
Band is an optional activity open to all cadets.  Cadets should have basic knowledge on how to play an instrument.  They will receive coaching to improve their skills.  The cadet program can be an excellent complement to a school band program or music lessons.  Cadets will have the opportunity to be a part of the marching band at our weekly parades. 
Band Practice for Sunday, May 28 will be from 1 - 5 PM.  This is the last practice before ACR, so CI Mar would like all band cadets to attend this important practice.
For more information, please contact CI Mar.

Drill Team:
Drill Team is done for this training year and will resume in September.  For more information, please contact 2Lt Penner.

Effective Speaking:
Congratulations to WO2 Nicholas Pasieczka who won 2nd place at the Manitoba Effective Speaking competition!  He will be a guest MC for the National Effective Speaking Competition held in Winnipeg on June 15.
Effective speaking practices will resume in September.  For more information please contact CI Mar.

Flag Party:
Flag Party practices are done for this training year and will resume in September.  For more information, please contact 2Lt Penner.

Ground School:
Ground School is done for the training year, it will resume again in September.  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.
- Bronze Canoe Trip, June 16 - 18 @ Pioneer Camp.  Cost is $207.90.  Registration is due May 24.
- Gold Canoe Trip, August 28 - September 1 @ Camp Nutmik.  Cost is $515.50.  Registration is due July 27.
- Bronze Canoe Trip, Septmeber 29 - October 1 @ Camp Nitmik.  Cost is $343.60.  Registration is due August 25.  

  

 

Commanding Officer:

Staff:

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

191 RCACS Parent Association Executive:

Level Directors:

Chair - Charlene Williams
Past Chair- Ross Goodmansson
Vice Chair -Tina Gilhooly
Treasurer - Deidre Carriere
Secretary - Deidre Carriere
Level 1 - Aganetha Braun
Level 2 - Dee Dee Lauzon
Level 3 - Mark Zuk
Level 4 - Erika Anseeuw
Level 5 - Donna Prowse