The Air Cadet League of Canada, Saskatchewan Provincial Committees 81st Annual General Meeting Conference and Awards banquet was held on October 21, 22 and 23, 2022 at the Doubletree Hotel in Regina.
After two years of virtual meetings, everyone was enthusiastic about meeting in person.
Friday Nights registration and social was well attended. The opportunity to catch up with and meet new friends was welcomed by all. Congratulations to Tina Bousfield on winning the registration door prize, a portable Bluetooth speaker from Visions. Friday night also saw the start of the Silent Auction Bidding!
The training meetings started early Saturday morning. Informative speeches by Lt Col Kevin Diduck, Commanding Officer Regional Cadet Support Unit NW region, Terri Hinton – National rep on Risk Management and Muhammad Abdullah University of Regina Professor on cultural inclusion within the Muslim community were all very informative and well received
At the COPA, Canadian Owners and Pilots Association Luncheon, Candace Pardo, provided insight into how squadrons and the COPA organization can work together to provide more flying opportunities for Saskatchewan Youth. For more information please contact visit their website at skcopa.ca.
The Annual General Meeting was held on Saturday Afternoon.
Our incoming chair, Curtis Bousfield, hosted the Awards Banquet on Saturday Evening. After a delicious meal, numerous awards were presented to deserving organizations, volunteers and cadets. A very successful Silent Auction came to a close with a total of $ 1,000.00 being raised for the Air Cadet program. An Inspiring speech from our keynote speaker, Lt Col Riel Erickson, from the # 2 Canadian Forces Flight Training Center, Moose Jaw. Her speech on her travels and the Cadet Program was very well received.
Sunday morning brought SSC Training, a Board of Directors Meeting, and a significant snowfall.
A great informative weekend was had by all!
We look forward to seeing everyone in Saskatoon at the Travelodge Hotel on October 20, 21 and 22, 2023 for the 82nd Annual General Meeting conference and Awards banquet!