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Summer Training Opportunities 2019

posted 10 Jan 2019, 10:44 by Site Maintenance   [ updated 10 Jan 2019, 15:45 ]

Interested in applying for summer training this year? Simply fill out the appropriate forms below! Dates will be announced closer to the end of the training year - all camps will occur between July - August 2019. All sign-ups will close late early March.

Note: Those in Lvl 5 applying for SCDT - your application is due to your Level O NLT 18 Jan 19 through email or in person. You will then fill out the appropriate form below if you have other camps that you are interested in.

LVL 1 SUMMER TRG

LVL 2 SUMMER TRG

LVL 3 SUMMER TRG

LVL 4 SUMMER TRG

LVL 5 SUMMER TRG

Marlies Game 2019

posted 10 Jan 2019, 09:29 by Site Maintenance

883 is providing an exciting opportunity for you all! We will be taking a few cadets to attend a Marlies Game on 09 Feb 19. If you are interested, please fill out the form below - please note, only 10-15 cadets will be selected.

Details as follows:

Date: Sat 09 Feb 19
Loc.: Coca-Cola Coliseum - 45 Manitoba Dr, Toronto, ON (CNE)
Time: Game starts at 1600 hrs - arrive at least 1 hour prior
Dress: Appropriate civilian attire

Tickets: $25 each - includes admission, food voucher, t-shirt

Marlies Game


Name Tag Requests

posted 8 Jan 2019, 10:49 by Site Administrator

Recruits and 1st years: You will receive a name tag, free of charge. You are not required to fill out the form. However, if you want extras, you can fill out the form.
Each name tag is $3. 
If you require a name tag, please fill out the form here.

The deadline is March 31st, 2019.

Holiday Banquet 2018

posted 22 Nov 2018, 20:16 by Site Maintenance   [ updated 15 Dec 2018, 14:52 ]

Come join in on 883's festivities by participating in this year's Holiday Banquet! This year we will be having a buffet style dinner along with multiple games led by the seniors of the squadron. There will also be great prizes that you do not want to miss! 

Details are as follows:

Date: Wednesday 19 Dec 18
Loc.: Pickle Barrel - Located in CF Markville, 5000 Highway East, Markham, ON L3R 4M9
Dress: C8 (mess dress // black bow-tie, white dress shirt, tunic) 
Time: 1800-2200 hrs

Note: Females - Hair must be done in a neat up-do. 

Prices are as follows:

    1) 3+ Tagging Shifts: $25
    2) 0-2 Tagging Shifts: $30
    3) Family, Friends, Guests: $35

Tickets currently on sale! Get them at the SSC table on Wednesday nights.
Still interested in attending the banquet? Reserve a ticket by filling out the form below!

Christmas Banquet 2018


Markham Santa Claus Parade 2018

posted 8 Nov 2018, 16:35 by Site Maintenance   [ updated 21 Nov 2018, 19:28 by 883 Training ]

883 Squadron has once again been invited to participate in this year's 46th Annual Markham Santa Claus Parade on Saturday 24 Nov 2018. Our squadron will march as a float in the parade while squadron band members will be playing their festive music. There are Parade Float Awards to be won and will be broadcasted on TV, so make sure you come out and participate! Details are as follows:

Date: Sat 24 Nov 2018
Time: 0930 hrs-1230 hrs - may be ending earlier 
Location: Meet on Hwy 7, East of Main St (right by the Markham Village Community Centre)
Dress: C3 (sweater w/ tunic), bring your parkas and black gloves ; dress for the weather
Float Info: #20 

Note: Parade will travel North on Main Street Markham and will end at the Markham Museum

Sign-up using the form below. Volunteer hours can be given

Markham Santa Claus Parade 2018


Remembrance Day Ceremony 2018

posted 21 Oct 2018, 06:15 by Site Maintenance

Come out and show your support towards MDVA's Remembrance Day Ceremony this year! The ceremony will be happening on Sat 10 Nov 18. Cadets will be asked to participate in the March Past along Markham Rd towards the Markham Cenotaph were the ceremony will continue. Sign-up using the form below.

Details are as follows:

Trg: Remembrance Day Ceremony 2018
Time: Cadets are to arrive NLT 0930 hrs ; ceremony ends at approx. 1200 hrs.
Loc.: Form up outside the MDVA (7 Washington St.)
Dress: C2 (full dress) - Remember to have black gloves, your parka / dark solid coloured jacket, and layer up!

Note: Band members are required to bring their music and instrument. 

Remembrance Day Service 2018


Fall Tagging 2018

posted 26 Sep 2018, 12:20 by Site Maintenance   [ updated 10 Oct 2018, 16:54 ]

Tagging season is just around the corner! Help out this year by attending our Fall Tagging session on 18-21 Oct 18. This is a mandatory event for all cadets. Every cadet's minimum participation will get the squadron even closer to breaking the record. Details are as follows:

- Cadets are required to attend a MINIMUM of 3 shifts each - sign up using the forms below
- Dress: C2 (full dress) ; If you do not have your complete uniform, wear your black and whites
- Cadets MUST have their health card with them during their shift
Parents: Come show your support for our cadets by volunteering some of your time to help drive cadets to and from different locations. Any amount of time will be appreciated! Please ask for more information if needed. There is a waiver form attached at the bottom for parent volunteers. Please bring this with you when you come!

Shift Dates and Times:

LHQ LOCATION - Markham Village Community Centre
Thursday 18 Oct:    1700-2100 hrs

Friday 19 Oct:         1700-2100 hrs

LHQ LOCATION - Markham District High School
Saturday 20 Oct: *Full day: 0830-1800 hrs
                               Morning: 0830-1330 hrs 
                               Afternoon: 1300-1800 hrs

Sunday 21 Oct: *Full day: 0830-1800 hrs
                            Morning: 0830-1330 hrs
                            Afternoon: 1300-1800 hrs

*Full day is equivalent to 2 shifts.
- Lunch is provided for those that are tagging full shift on Saturday and Sunday

FALL TAGGING - THURS 18 OCT 18

FALL TAGGING - FRI 19 OCT 18

FALL TAGGING - SAT 20 OCT 18 ‎‎(AM)‎‎

FALL TAGGING - SAT 20 OCT 18 ‎(PM)‎

FALL TAGGING - SUN 21 OCT 18 ‎(AM)‎

FALL TAGGING - SUN 21 OCT 18 ‎(PM)‎


Fall FTX 2018

posted 26 Sep 2018, 11:50 by Site Maintenance   [ updated 9 Oct 2018, 08:50 ]

Another Field Training Exercise is on its way for 883 Cadets! We will be going to Blackdown Cadet Training Centre for this exercise on the weekend of Oct 12-14. This training will be mandatory for Level 2s and up! Sign up using the form below.

Trg: Fall FTX
Date: Oct 12-14
Time: Arrive at Randall PS NLT 1730 hrs on Oct 12 ; Cadets will return to Randall PS at approx. 1700 hrs on Oct 14.
Dress: Appropriate civilian attire, dress for the weather / FTUs if available

Kit list is attached.
Note: ALL cadets must bring their health card and pack weather appropriate clothes!

Fall FTX ‎(12-14 Oct)‎ 2018


Bombardier Family Day Event 2018

posted 14 Sep 2018, 07:08 by Site Maintenance   [ updated 8 Nov 2018, 16:55 ]

We are once again offering volunteer opportunities to the cadets of 883! We are looking for a group of cadets to participate in the Bombardier Family Day event. Please sign up below if you are interested!

Event: Bombardier Family Day
Time: 1200-1600 hrs
Loc.: Bombardier Toronto Site - 123 Garratt Blvd, Toronto, M3K 1YS
Dress: C2 (full dress)

Volunteer hours given!

Bombardier Family Day


Fall Gliding 2018

posted 7 Sep 2018, 12:21 by Site Maintenance   [ updated 8 Nov 2018, 16:57 ]

One of our first events back will be gliding! We will be having two sessions, 15 Sep and 23 Sep. 

Sign up below for the respective days if you are interested! 

GLIDING 1
Date: Sat 15 Sept 18
Loc.: Meet at Randall PS
Time: Arrive NLT 0745 hrs, cadets will return for approx. 1700 hrs
Dress: Appropriate civilian attire - dress for the weather!

Bring your health card, water, and light snacks!

GLIDING 2
Date: Sun 23 Sept 18
Loc.: Meet at Randall PS
Time: Arrive NLT 0745 hrs, cadets will return for approx. 1700 hrs
Dress: Appropriate civilian attire - dress for the weather!

Bring your health card, water, and light snacks!

FALL GLIDING - 15 SEP 18

FALL GLIDING - 23 SEP 18

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