Listed below are organizations for Cadets in Powell River and Texada Island.
Air Cadets #22, Royal Canadian
Red Knight Squadron
PO Box 116, V8A 4Z5
604 483 3096
Christine Boydt 604 485 5349
Activities include flying, gliding, range, hiking, camping, first aid and citizenship.
Meetings: Thursdays 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Army Cadets #2781, Royal Canadian
PO Box 310, Powell River V8A 5C2
604 483 3993
Commanding Officer: Captain Elfi Jolie 604 483 2062
Administration Officer Captain Paul Campbell 604 485 2059
Activities include bush craft, first aid, survival, pipe band, citizenship, rifle safety, abseil, and map and compass. Canada Fitness and Duke of Edinburgh Award Programs. Open to all youth aged 12-18 years who are physically fit. Senior Cadets are eligible for foreign exchange trips.
Meetings: Wednesdays 6:30 pm
Sea Cadets Corp #64, Royal Canadian
604 483 3511 (call Tuesday evenings)
Al Walker 604 483 9311
Dave McLennan 604 485 5596
Activities include sailing, sports, rifle range and safety, camping, survival, first aid, ship model making, Duke of Edinburgh Award Program, geocacheing, summer trade courses at national sea cadet camps, cruises aboard Naval and Coast Guard vessels, seamanship, and citizenship. Young men and women 12-19 years. Cadets aged 16 and older and officers may apply for foreign exchange programs.
Meetings: Tuesdays 6:15 – 9:30 pm