3016 Calgary Highlander (Airdrie) Parent Meeting minutes
Tuesday September 15, 2015
Troy and Malinda Kletzel, Beth Fisher, Delcan Fisher, Michelle Hogg, Terry Sheedy, Tara Percival, Kathleen Clos Walroth, Alan Tarnowski, Cameron and Sally Maeche, Lori Lowery, Kyle Mowat, Don and Helen McLean, Marci Kiwswetter, Corey and Tania Reykdel, Ed Liukaitis, Barret Pedersen, Karin Sigler and Tanny Rent.
6;45pm Marci Kieswetter calle the meeting to order.
Welcomed back all parents and introduced the new board members,
Chairman: Marci Kieswetter
Vice Chair: Michelle Hogg
Treasurer: Lori Lowery
Secretary: Tammy Rent
CO Capt. Mark: Training CO replacement/Master Cadet Training.
Capt. Taylor: Supply officer/Green Star training officer.
LT. Barton: Training officer/Gold Star training.
2LT. Lanoway: Instructor/Red and Silver Star training.
2LT. Taylor JR: Asst. Supply/Red Star and Silve19r Star training officer.3 people yes
Mary West: Administration Officer.
Discussed doing a bottle drive. We are looking at November. Date TBD more info to follow.
Stampeders Ticket sale. We voted to do this fundraiser with 13 yes out of 19.
Michelle Hogg second.
Tupperware, Tabled for a later date. Will discuss at next month’s meeting,
Casino volunteers required for Oct14/15 and Nov 15/16. Anyone interested please contact Marci Kieswetter and she will get your name to Peggy (league President).
Airdrie Bowl Oct 16 2015, Colour party and the band have been asked to partake. Cadets who volunteer for this can have it go towards their Citizenship. Will be needed for about 1 hour.
Recruitment night, Sept 22/2015.
Cadets will need to set up and help out at their assigned stations. We will need parents to help with the new cadets. Set up and clean up. Stephanie will pick up coffee and donuts.
TREASERY REPORT: Lori Lowery
If you would like to know the numbers, ask Lori and she can assist you.
League Report: Ed Liukaitis:
Oct 14 2015 south Z8 location to be confirmed at a later date.8ones
Oct 24 League meeting
More dates to follow.
Poppy Tagging Nov 7/8 Location to be confirmed at a later date.
CO’s Report: Capt Mark
Welcome back to all parents and staff.
We will having a member from the Calgary Highlanders Starting next week to help out with the corps.
Had a great summer.
Sgt. Walroth went to the Yukon for a week to attend the RCSU Northwest expedition.
Cadet Doucette top Cadet in platoon at the Vernon Cadet Training camp
Sgt Rent won top Cadet in his Platoon, Top shoot and was chosen to be the Honour guard for the Vernon Military Tattoo
Sgt. Pritchard made 2016 Royal Canadian Army Cadet National Rifle Team.
All DHQ forms need to be updated along with Phone numbers and email address. Please let Mary West know of any changes.
Sept 23 Biathlon will start 6:00 at the Ag building
Oct 6 CO Parade and Promotions
Oct 2-4 Gold Star FTX more info to follow.
Oct 17 .Full day at the school, fitness day
Oct 23-25 FTX
Nov 7-8 Biathlon Zones
Nov 27 Band concentration – Penhold
Nov 28 T&C Christmas Market. More info to follow.
Drill will start Jan 10 2016 6:30-8:30
We have 18 people signed up for the Vimy Trip. Lots of spaces still available.
Kathleen Walroth spoke on the Hull Services.
Kathleen, Marci and Cpt. Mark attended a gathering in memory of Myles Card who lost his battle with Mental illness. All monies raised at this BBQ and day of fun activities will go to the Hull Services Effective behavioural and mental health services for kids and their families.
Our corps has donated $100.00 to this organization. Requested by Lori Lowery Second By Tammy Rent.
Cpt Taylor will have the calendar of events poste on a sandwich board in the entrance each parade night.
Marci will contact the Airdrie Echo to have the paper change the ad to have the correct time, night and school that we are now parading at.
Meeting Adjourned Marci Kieswetter
Second Michelle Hogg.
3016 AGENDA PARENT MEETING OCT6/ 2015
WELCOME TO ALL NEW PARENTS AND RETURNING PARENTS
POSITIONS AND ROLES OF PARENT ASSOCIATION COMMITTEE (PAC):
CHAIRMAN: MARCI KIESWETTER
VICE CHAIR: MICHELLE HOGG
TREASURER: LORI LOWERY
SECRETARY: TAMMY RENT
CO CAPT MARK: TRAINING CO REPLACEMENT/ MASTER CADET TRAINING
CAPT TAYLOR: SUPPLY/ GREEN STAR TRAINING
LT BARTON: TRAINING OFFICER/ GOLD STAR TRAINING
2LT LANOWAY: INSTRUCTOR/RED AND SILVER TRAINING
2LT TAYLOR JR: ASST SUPPLY/RED AND SILVER STAR TRAINING
MARY WEST: ADMIN OFFICER
BOTTLE DRIVES: SUN NOV1 MEETING LOCATION SUPERSTORE PARK LOT 1000HRS-1500HRS – WILL CONTACT CROSSFIELD DEPOT FOR RETURN AT THAT LOCATION
STAMPEDERS TICKET SALES FOR CADET NIGHT
ULTIMATE FUNDRAISING INC: JACK LINKS, ALMONDS, COOKIE DOUGH
CASINO VOLUNTEERS OCT14/15 AND NOV15/16
OTHER EVENTS: AIRDRIE BOWL FRI OCT16/15
TREASURERS REPORT: LORI LOWERY
LEAGUE REPORT: ED LIUKAITIS
LEGION REPORT: GORD FISH
POPPY TAGGING NOV 7 AND 8 LOCATIONS TO BE CONFRIMED AT LATER DATE
CANTEEN: BOX REMAINS AT SCHOOL BUT CASH BOX NEEDS TO BE BROUGHT HOME WEEKLY
Band will start next week 21 September at Mewata Armories in Calgary, dress will be (FTU) uniform.
Biathlon will start 23 September (try outs 23,30) at AG building
1800-2000 Wear sports clothing and bring water bottle
- be 12 to 18 years old; and
- be interested in the Army Cadet Program; and
- have Parent/Guardian permission.
The application forms can be found at the bottom of this page. Please review them and fill in the required information. These forms can be dropped off any Tuesday evening between 6:30 PM and 9:30 PM. For our address, go to ‘Contact Us’ at the top of this page. We also need to see the health card of the applicant and proof of age of the applicant. For a list of accepted documents, see below.
Proof of age: (only 1 required)
- a valid Canadian passport; or
- a birth certificate issued by a Canadian provincial, territorial or federal government agency; or
- any card, visa or permit (work, study, resident, etc.) (with photo) issued by the Canadian government which legally authorizes the person to reside in Canada for an extended period of time; or
- any identification card (with or without photo) issued by a Canadian provincial, territorial or federal government agency. No certificates of live birth please.
Proof of health insurance: (only 1 required)
- Provincial or Territorial health insurance card; or
- private insurance (e.g. Blue Cross) card.
Airdrie, AB T4B 0J6
JOIN 3016 ROYAL CANADIAN ARMY CADETS
12-18 years, FREE to join
Registration night 22 Sept 2015
(Bring AB Health and Birth Certificate)
Airdrie Koinonia Christian School
77 Gateway Drive NE Airdrie
Parade nights Tuesday (Sept-June)1830-2130
Band, rifle team, drill team,
field and expedition training, bush craft and leadership
If any cadets want to participate in the CANADA DAY PARADE the air cadets donated one of their officers to supervise our cadets. All cadets will be marching together, army, air and sea. (Captain Darlene Williams)
FULL UNIFORM, meeting place is EAST OF AIRDRIE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Virginia street and 1st AVE in Airdrie) at 0900, parade should be done by 1130. Dress for weather and eat before you come.
Any questions you can contact me via email or phone.
3016 Calgary Highlanders (Airdrie) RCACC