Some recent and upcoming events you may want to check out, as well as items of interest and the latest additions to our website.

2016

May

  • Calgary IPMS (RMMC) has announced a change a change in the monthly meeting date; see the Chapters page
  • IPMS Calgary and IPMS Edmonton co-sponsor the 21st Annual Western Canadian Regional Model Contest in Edmonton at the old city airport site, Saturday, May 28th, 2016 
  • 15th May: Les Burningham has sent us another Canadian subject in Members Models

April

March

  • 28th March: the missing copies of RT have been sent from the printer, and will be in the mail tomorrow. At the latest, expect yours by the end of the week.
  • 25th March: Due to a printing malfunction, the print run of RT 38-1 was incomplete. A small number of our members have not yet received the latest RT (your WebMaster included). We have been assured that the missing copies are being re-printed, and soon to be in the mail. Our apologies for any inconvenience.
  • 23rd March: Norm Sheppard has posted details of four more of his models in Members Models
  • images of the exclusive 50th Anniversary decal sheet and the next sheets to be mailed to members can be seen here.
  • 21st March: Bob Aikens shows what can be done with the old Smer kit of the CR 32 in Members Models
  • 19th March: Norm Sheppard has posted details of two of his models in Members Models
  • 13th March: RT 38-1 is being received from the printers this week; Members should see it in their mail shortly
  • Les Burningham has sent us two more images of his models in Members Models

January

2015

December

  • Updated Chapter meeting and contact information has been posted on the Chapters page. Please let us know of significant news associated with your local Chapter, including upcoming events, by emailing Chapter Liason or the Webmaster.
  • December 11th : RT 37 - 4 is in the mail
  • from Newfoundland & Labrador (and slightly delayed), is a report on CBC that documents the St. John's Chapter successful model show in October. More details in the Forum.

September

  • Sept. 25th : RT 37-3 is in the mail

July

June

  • June 7th 2015: RT 37-2 is in the mail

May

April

  • April 27th 2015: Gilles Pepin tells us of the Canadian Aviation Heritage Centre of Montreal, and his modelling activities there
  • April 27th 2015: Bob Aikens continues his aviation profiles, with three Zeros, two RAF Thunderbolts, and a Corsair II of the FAA
  • April 14th 2015 : visitors to the site will now be able to access the text of our magazine RT in the language of their choice. Go to the Web Archive, scroll down to the latest RT listed, click on the link, and on the following page, use the Google Translate feature at the top of the page
  • April 1st 2015 : Evad Yellamo of Vintage Wings bring us his annual foray into Canadian history with the story of Operation Icefire

March

  • March 19th 2015 : Norm Sheppard sends us images of three of his models
  • March 6th 2015 : RT 37-1 is in the mail

January

  • IPMS Canada will be sponsoring a "Best Canadian Subject" award at the IPMS USA 2015 Nationals in Columbus, Ohio this summer. What comprises a 'Canadian subject' ? details
  • Jan. 28th 2015 : The RT Index has been updated. Thanks to Fred Hutchison
  • Jan. 25th 2015 : Bob Aikens continues his Spitfire Study, with two Spitfire XVI illustrations

2014

December

  • December 30th 2014 : we apologize for the delay being experienced by some IPMS Canada members in delivery of the latest RT. Appararently, Canada Post is experiencing heavier than usual amounts of mail, and is behind schedule. Check your mailbox daily - it will arrive soon!
  • December 19th 2014 : RT 36/4 is in the mail, with the IPMS Canada 50th Anniversary Decals (for current IPMS Canada members).

November

  • The Regina Scale Modellers hosted their Expo over the weekend of October 4-5, 2014. details
  • The Halifax Military Modelers Group( HMMG) is our newest Chapter. details

October

  • the BurlOak Chapter has a new President, Iain Fraser. See Chapter List for contact info.

September

July

June

May

April

March

January

  • Jan. 10th - RT 35/4 is in the mail
  •  an update to the RT Index that now includes BeaveRTales (thanks to Fred Hutcheson)
  • Gary Barling brings us an article on converting a JN-4D to a JN-4 (Can)

The Executive Committee of IPMS Canada would like to wish all visitors to this site
a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year in 2014

2013

December

November

October

September

August

  • Aug. 4th - three new links to pages on Flickr of the Canadian Armed Forces: ArmyNavy, and Air Force

July

June

IPMS celebrates its' 50th anniversary this year. At Telford, UK, the 2013 Scale ModelWorld Exhibition will mark this event. Visitors from Canada may wish to avail themselves of a tour being organized by IPMS (UK) in association with Anderson Tours. (downloadable registration form) deadline for registration is third week of July 2013

May

  • Gary Barling shows his Junkers J.1 in Members' Models

April

March

  • Mar. 29 - minutes of the IPMS Canada National Executive meetings have been updated
  • Mar. 28 - a major update with new profiles of a Beaufighter, Mustang and Corsair has been made to the Bob Aikens New Directions article
  • Mar. 20 - the IPMS Canada beaveRTales TV Car ID Contest is now closed to entries. The three winners will be notified individually, and will be announced in the next beaveRTales.
  • Mar. 12 - the LINKS page has been updated; a few deletions and some more additions
  • Mar. 11 - Fred Hutcheson, the author of the RT Index, explains how to use databases in your modelling
  • February
  • Feb. 25 - IPMS Canada T-shirts are now on sale. For details, visit CAFEPRESS.
  • Feb. 24 - Glenn Cauley, President, IPMS Ottawa, shares his latest creations, websites devoted to German submarine U-673 and U-625 .
  • Feb. 21 - the latest beaveRTales has gone out to members. Join IPMS Canada to receive yours!
  • Feb. 11 - RT article on RCAF Mustang IIIs from May - July 1945 posted in the Archive
  • Feb. 11 - several postions on the IPMS Canada Executive Committee are vacant, or imminently so. Details will be published in the next RT and BeaverTales. If you are a current member of IPMS Canada and would like to volunteer your time , contact us and tell us about yourself.

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November

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