News and Upcoming Events

Check the Wing calendar frequently for the latest information on updates on activities and training opportunities.


 


 

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Upcoming Events and Squadron News


Last Meeting notes:

  • Adopt-a-vet kickoff was a success!  We had a great time and got to know some of our veterans.  Our next meeting will involve planting of flowers and vegetables with our veterans on May 20th.  More info to follow as we will be requesting donations of flats of veggies or flowers once our resident gardener Vet Chuck gives us the outline of what we need!
  • Our chocolate bars are in thanks to LT Faser.  They are $25 per box, all sales will benefit our cadet programs.

  • 2/27-The CAC Overview Meeting was conducted.  Anyone interested in participating, meetings will be held at 6:15pm on promotions days (the last Monday meeting of the month).  Please confirm meetings with CAC chair Conroy or A/chair Tabussi.
  • WELCOME to all our newest and prospective Cadets!  The cadets tab has links to some great starter education for you.  And please do not hesitate to ask questions!

Upcoming EVENTS

  • Next week is promotions. Everyone wear your dress blues, BDUs is appropriate for newer cadets who do not yet have their blues. Check your promotional needs this week prior to arriving. Practice your cadet oath and prepare for your promotion board with the commander.


  • What: Trenton/Mercer Airport Disaster Exercise

    Where: Trenton/Mercer Airport

    When: Saturday May 6, 2017 0700-1400

    Uniform of the day: You will be Made up to look like disaster victims

    POC:  Lt. Col Amy Myzie

    Eventbrite Signup: DISASTER DRILL


    What: Adopt-A-Vet

    Where: Care One at Jackson

    When: Saturday 5/20/17 @ 1000 to 1430hrs.

    Uniform of the day: Plain black or CAP specific black t-shirt with jeans

    POC: SM Debbie Conroy- dconroy@care-one.com

    Information: The schedule of events is available in the downloads section.


    What: Millville Wheels and Wings Airshow

    Where: Millville Airport

    When: May 27th and 28th

    Uniform of the day: BDU

    POC: Lt Tabussi- Andrew.tabussi@njwg.cap.gov, 609-353-7589

    Information: Featuring the Blue Angels, sign up link, etc. pending finalization by Wing




    What: Adopt-A-Vet

    Where: Care One at Jackson

    When: Saturday 7/15/17 @ 1400 to 1600hrs.

    Uniform of the day: BDU

    POC: SM Debbie Conroy- dconroy@care-one.com

    Information: The schedule of events is available in the downloads section.


    What: Solberg Balloon Festival

    Where: Solberg Airport

    When: July 28th-30th.

    Uniform of the day: BDU

    POC: Lt Tabussi- Andrew.tabussi@njwg.cap.gov, 609-353-7589

    Information: Schedule pending finalization, we can camp on premises to work both days, food is provided.


    What: 2017 New Jersey Wing Basic Encampment

    Where: JBMDL

    When: July 29 to August 5th.

    Uniform of the day: BDU

    POC: Lt Tabussi- Andrew.tabussi@njwg.cap.gov, 609-353-7589

    Information: Schedule pending finalization, will post when final. https://sites.google.com/a/njwg.cap.gov/encampment/


    What: 2017 Atlantic City Airshow

    Where:  Atlantic City

    When: August 23rd

    Uniform of the day: off duty

    POC: pending

    Information: We will spend the day with our CAP families, and enjoy the airshow and the beach.



    What: Cadet powered-Orientation Flights

    Where: R.J. Miller Air Park

    When: To Be determined-Await Email Planning once more prior to end of year

    • Block A: 0900-1100 hrs.
    • Block B: 1100-1300 hrs.
    • Block C: 1300-1500 hrs.

    POC: Lt. Don Ginsberg Donald.Ginsberg@njwg.cap.gov


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    Oflight Cadet Safety

    Cadets MUST be safety current and have completed the Aircraft Ground Handling  and Wingrunner courses prior to arriving. Uniform of the Day will be BDU’s.


    Note: Cadets should be adequately prepared (dress for cold weather, sun block, bug spray) and must have a valid CAPID card and Form 161.


    Slots fill very fast. Do not miss this opportunity. Contact the Lt. Basenfelder for more information.


    Completed Events

    What: Adopt-A-Vet kick off

    Where: Care One at Jackson

    When:  Sat. 3/18/17 @ 1400-1600 hrs

    Uniform of the day: Plain black or CAP specific black t-shirt with jeans

    POC: SM Debbie Conroy- dconroy@care-one.com

    Information: Make sure you have scheduled and/or completed your PPD testing requirements and packet with Mrs. Conroy!  The schedule of events is available in the downloads section.


    What: 2017 CAP NJWG/NER Conference

    Where: Sheraton Hotel in Atlantic City

    When: March 9-11th

    Uniform of the day: pending

    POC: pending

    Information: The schedule of events and information is available here:  http://www.njwg.cap.gov/conference

    Eventbrite Signup: Click here


    What: NJ Wing Night of Distinction Ceremony

    Where: Tommy B's Community Center @ JBMDL

    When: COMPLETED-Friday 12/30/16 @ 19:00hrs

    Uniform of the day: Class A Blues-Dress Your Best!

    Sign up link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/new-jersey-wing-night-of-distinction-2016-tickets-30299213764 

    Information: Our Commander, Lt. Col. Adamo will be receiving the  Gill Rob Wilson Award, come out to support him and the NJ Wing!



    What: Wreath Laying Ceremony

    Where: Brigadier General William C. Doyle Cemetery, 350 Province Line Rd, Wrightstown, NJ

    When: Completed

    Uniform of the day: BDU

    POC: SM Cynthia Faser- Cynthia.faser@njwg.cap.gov



    What: Squadron Holiday Party

    Where: Miller air park

    When: Completed

    Uniform of the day: BDU

    POC: Lt Tabussi- Andrew.tabussi@njwg.cap.gov

    Information: We will be having finger foods and drinks everyone is welcome to bring something.