Haida will participate in the annual seamanship development weekend at HMCS York. Here are the details:
WHEN: The weekend will take place Friday April 20th - Sunday April 22nd.
WHO: Haida will join other sea cadet corps from the NGTA region to participate in phase specific seamanship training. This weekend is mandatory for all cadets to attend. All cadets will be staying at HMCS York and training between Fork York & HMCS York.
TIMINGS: All cadets are to arrive at the Streetsville Legion (101 Church St, Mississauga, ON L5M 1M6) on Friday April 20th no later than 1830 (6:30PM). The bus will be leaving promptly at 1900 (7:00PM) - please be on time. Cadets will travel in their CIVILIAN attire and will be wearing their STUs during the training portions of the weekend.
The bus will NOT be making a dinner stop - please eat before your arrival or pack your dinner.
We will be returning home on Sunday April 22nd at 1600 (4:00PM) and will be dropped off at the Streetsville Legion.
Pack in a Duffel Bag:
- Health Card
(Cadet Parka, parade boots with wool socks, black pants, blue shirt, ball cap, epaulettes)
- Pillow case
- Sleeping Bag/ Blankets
- Air Mattress, cot, or ground sheet.
- Long johns
- Extra Socks and Underwear
- Running shoes
- Soap/Shampoo/Deodorant, all hygiene products, feminine products
- Shower Sandals
- Toque & gloves
- Change of clothes for 2 days
- APPROPRIATE CIVILIAN ATTIRE
- Wrist Watch
- Money for canteen
- Medication (if needed)
- Homework (time has been allotted)
- Training supplies: notebook, writing utensils. You may bring a backpack to keep these materials in.
NOTE: You will need to show the officers your health card in order to board the bus.
Parents please note: upon arrival at the Corps on Sunday evening, all cadets are to participate in clean -
up and putting away all equipment before they leave.
The Corps is not responsible for any loss, theft or damage to any personal property. Please leave all expensive / valuable items at home (cell phones, iPods, hand held gaming devices, laptops etc.)
THE DRESS FOR THE WEEKEND WILL BE STUs FOR ALL CADETS. Cadets will be permitted to wear civilian attire after training is completed for the day.
Cadets are reminded that they must be in possession of their HEALTH CARD to board the bus.
There will be a canteen available on the weekend, please bring money if you wish to purchase anything.
If cadets have any questions please direct them to your DPOs or Divisional Officers.
This weekend is a great opportunity for all cadets to develop their seamanship skills and work with cadets from different corps.
If parents have any questions please direct them to firstname.lastname@example.org