2023 March Cadet Quest

March 2, 2023: March Quest highlights


Welcome to the month of March and a new issue of Cadet Quest magazine. Our theme this month is AMAZING SOUNDS.


While reading this issue of Cadet Quest, you’ll want to look closely for these objects hidden throughout the magazine.

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Steve Bootsma, our Executive Director, introduces the AMAZING SOUNDS theme. He also encourages us to enjoy the sounds around us and realize that our AMAZING God has created each of them.
This page also has information on the Bible Knowledge badge, the special patch for memorizing 100 Bible verses, and the Home Cooking badge pages that show up later in the magazine.

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“Just Listening” explores AMAZING SOUNDS from quiet to loud, pleasant to painful, and gives readers lots to listen for – and lots to think about.

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Check out a whole bunch of AMAZING SOUNDS facts and figures in, “The Science of Sound.”

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“Sound Jobs” takes a look at several occupations that involve working with AMAZING SOUNDS.

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This issue’s craft project will take you through the steps of building a trumpet so you can make some AMAZING SOUNDS of your own!

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“Plugged or Unplugged” is a short story in which Marcus learns that HOW we listen can be as important as the AMAZING SOUNDS we listen to.

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The A and B Bible lessons are included, along with the Amazing theme Bible lesson.

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The Cadet International Camporee is only a few months away – be sure to register before April 1!

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Hopefully, you’re still working on your Bible Knowledge badge. This page will help. You will also find the verses to memorize this month to reach the 100 Bible verse challenge. This month we’re learning the Ten Commandments as found in Deuteronomy 5.

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A short story called, “Making Music” follows Danny, a cadet-aged boy, as he struggles to play his saxophone. Will he ever be able to make AMAZING SOUNDS?

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We continue our work on the Home Cooking badge – this month we practice our broiling skills. Enjoy these recipes for nachos, open-faced sandwiches, and pineapple and ice cream.

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“The Frog Choir” tells the story of a scientific expedition in Costa Rica, and demonstrates how even the strangest noises can be AMAZING SOUNDS.

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Our Quest Fun pages this issue give you the chance to match the sounds to their settings and have a laugh with a bunch of jokes.


Casey’s Cadre finishes the issue with Casey making AMAZING SOUNDS on his harmonica, and his cadre responding creatively.


That’s a quick overview of the March 2023 Cadet Quest magazine. We hope you’ll read and enjoy it! Until the next issue, enjoy Cadet Quest!

If you have any questions or comments about Cadet Quest magazine, please contact info@calvinistcadets.org.