The Navy League of Canada
Manitoba Division
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2019 ACR and AI Dates

April 11, 2019  •   • 

The 2019 Annual Inspection (AI) dates for each of the Manitoba Navy League Cadet Corps and Annual Ceremonial Review (ACR) dates for each of the Manitoba Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps have been announced.

 

Manitoba Division AGM

April 9, 2018  •   • 

The Manitoba Division's Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Irish Association facilities in Winnipeg. The Division Council, Corps Commanding Officers and honoured guests, Ms. Brenda Pinto, National Sea Cadet Chair, VP The Navy League of Canada and Maj Erin McKinlay, OIC NE Area RCSU (NW), participated in this annual event to review the year’s activities, discuss upcoming activities and goals, and to elect an Executive for the upcoming year.

 

"I am a Sea Cadet" Video Series

November 30, 2018  •   • 

Northwest Cadets released a series of eight short videos entitled “I am a Sea Cadet”. In five of these videos Manitoba Sea Cadets are featured. Each video is only 1-4 minutes in length, so take a few minutes and see what it takes to be a Sea Cadet.

 

2018 Manitoba Division Awards Dinner

November 17, 2018  •   • 

The Manitoba Division of The Navy League of Canada held their first annual Awards Dinner at the West Kildonan Legion on Saturday, November 17, 2018. At the dinner awards were handed out to Division members who had reached milestones in their years of service to The Navy League of Canada, including five new Life Memberships. In addition to those amazing volunteers, awards were given to the four members of the Sea Cadet Centennial Planning Committee who went above and beyond, contributing their time and skills, to help make the Sea Cadet Centennial Celebration in June an outstanding success.

 

Sea Cadet Centennial Celebration

June 16, 2018  •   • 

On Saturday, June 16, 2018, Manitoba’s Royal Canadian Sea Cadets, in conjunction with the Manitoba Division of The Navy League of Canada, celebrated their 100th year of serving the youth of Canada. This day-long celebration started in the morning with the Freedom of the City Ceremony at Winnipeg City Hall. In the afternoon, Royal Canadian Sea Cadets and Navy League Cadets, from all of Manitoba’s Corps, marched down Broadway to the Manitoba Legislature grounds where they participated in a Centennial Celebration Ceremony. In the evening a reception was held at the Fort Garry Hotel for the dignitaries; while Alumni of the Sea Cadet program met at the Osborne Legion to reminisce. At the same time, the Sea Cadets held a formal Mess Dinner at HMCS Chippawa. See all the pictures from the day's events by clicking on the link.

2018 Annual Ceremonial Review (ACR) Dates

April 23, 2018  •   • 

The 2018 Annual Ceremonial Review dates for each Navy League Cadet Corps and Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps have been announced.

 

Sea Cadet Centennial Celebrations
Saturday, June 16, 2018

March 1, 2018  •   • 

Help us celebrate 100 years of Sea Cadets in Canada on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 1430 hours (2:30 PM) at the Manitoba Legislative Grounds. Cadets from all seven Manitoba Sea Cadet Corps and all three Manitoba Navy League Cadet Corps will be participating. Further details can be found on the Manitoba Sea Cadets Centennial Celebration website (). Be sure to tell your friends and family about the event. We would like to see as many former cadets and officers of the Manitoba Sea Cadets Corps as possible in attendance.

Notice of 2018 Manitoba Division AGM

March 1, 2018  •   • 

The Navy League of Canada Manitoba Division will hold their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Saturday, April 7, 2018 between 0900 and 1600 hours. See the attached invitation for details of this meeting.

2017 Former Cadet Survey

September 27, 2017  •   • 

National Cadet and Junior Canadian Ranger Support Group (Natl CJCR Sp Gp) is conducting a national survey of former cadets to determine the success of the Cadet Program in imparting the intended outcomes of: 1) Emotional and Physical Well-being, 2) Social and Cognitive Competence, and 3) Proactive citizenship. This survey runs from September 27 through November 17, 2017, so please take time to participate.

2017 Hubbell Awards Presented

September 16, 2017  •   • 

At a formal ceremony on Saturday, September 16, 2017, the 2017 Hubbell Awards were presented to nine Manitoba cadets in the Manitoba Room of the Manitoba Legislative Buildings. These nine cadets, two Sea Cadets, two Army Cadets and five Air Cadets, were chosen from over 40 applicants. The two Sea Cadets receiving scholarships this year were CPO1 Rilley Howells and CPO2 Rheanne Millet, both members of RCSCC John Travers Cornwell VC.

Past Manitoba Sea Cadet, Officer & Navy League Member Honoured

September 9, 2017  •   • 

Retired Captain (N) William H. Wilson, O.M.M., C.D., who is a past Manitoba sea cadet, officer and Navy League member, was recently honoured for a lifetime of commitment to the Royal Canadian Navy when a plaque in his honour was unveiled at the Naval Museum of Alberta, in Calgary (See the September 9, 2017 Facebook post by Commander Royal Canadian Navy.)

Annual Ceremonial Review Dates

April 12, 2017  •   • 

The Annual Ceremonial Review dates for each Navy League Cadet Corps and Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps have been announced.