Members of the 259 Panther Squadron Penticton Air Cadets are busy preparing for several competitions.

They will participate in the Okanagan Wing Busted Volleyball in Oliver, zone marksmanship (air rifle) in Vernon, Okanagan Wing first aid competition in Penticton, zone drill team in Vernon, Okanagan Wing effective speaking competition in Kelowna and zone band competition in Vernon.

In addition to competitions within the cadet program, members are training for the annual Sun Run on April 21.

Youths aged 12-18 who are interested in finding out more can call 250-492-0777 or drop by on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 1486 Government St.

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