UPCOMING & ONGOING ACTIVITIES
- New Digs Ministry Service Project. On March 11, a team of cadets will assist New Digs Ministry to move furniture from Lancaster to Mechanicsburg in order to help families in need. Cadets will follow the directions provided in the March 9 permission slip, including arriving at New Digs Ministry, 5 Pleasant View Drive, Mechanicsburg, at 7:00 AM. Participating are Cadets AJ Young, Ryan Reardon, Brandon Brown, Mamadou Diouf, Julian Gruver, and Aaron Wise.
- High School Musical Dress Rehearsal, March 28th. At this event, cadets will help escort hundreds of senior citizens, who will attend the dress rehearsal of the musical production, "Kiss Me, Kate". This is the sixth year in a row that the cadets have supported the high school musical production.
- Raider Team League Championship, April 1. The CV JROTC Raider Team will compete in the annual League 3 Raider Championship for the sixth consecutive year. This physically and mentally demanding competition will be held at Shippensburg University during 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Seven high schools from across south central Pennsylvania are expected to compete. The competition is composed of: the Army Physical Fitness Test (push-ups, sit-ups, 2-mile run), Land Navigation Course, the One-Rope Bridge Construction and Traverse, First Aid and Litter Carry, and a 3-kilometer Team Run. After months of intensive training, the CV cadets will compete in an effort to win their sixth straight league championship. Family, friends, and other community members are encouraged to come out to support the team.
- JROTC Military Ball, April 7th. The 6th Annual CV JROTC Military Ball will be held at the Letort View Community Center on Carlisle Barracks. Invitations will be distributed to cadets on March 13, and must be returned with the names of attendees, meal choices, and payment not later than March 23. The event will include: a social hour, presentation of the colors, toasts, a delicious dinner, a special guest speaker, presentation of senior coins, and dancing!! Classy, elegant, and fun -- the CV JROTC Military Ball. We can't wait!