June 26, 2015

Local Briefs 06/26/2015

Summer Swing Weekly Bowling                        Mondays, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. – D-M Lanes

From June 1 – Aug. 31, the D-M Lanes will host a weekly tournament from 6:30-9:30 p.m. on Mondays. Cost is $20/bowler. Three game minimum. Each player receives participation points and additional points for position each week. For more info, call 228-3461.

Sunset Horseback Ride                                    August 8, 4 – 8 p.m. – Outdoor Rec

Saddle up and enjoy a 2-hour sunset horseback ride through the Saguaro National Park. Single Airmen can sign-up beginning July 6. All others may sign-up beginning July 13. Final deadline is July 31. Minimum age: 18. Cost of $25/person. Call 228-3736 for more information.

White water rafting and camping                             Aug. 20 – 24 – Grand Canyon

Enjoy an adventure through the Grand Canyon by way of the Colorado River. Cost is $310/person. Sign-ups begin at Outdoor Rec on June 22 for single airmen and June 29 for all others. Call 228-3736 for more information.

Tandum Skydiving                                                          Aug. 22, 7 a.m. – Elroy, AZ

Enjoy soaring through the air in this tandum skydiving adventure! Roundtrip transportion to Elroy, AZ is included in the cost. Cost is $40/person. Minimum age is 18. Sign-ups for single airmen begin July 6 and July 13 for all others. Call 228-3736 for more information.

NARFE Chapter 55 meetings on hiatus for summer

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association, Chapter 55, will break for the summer and hold their next monthly luncheon meeting Sept. 14. For further information please call 520-444-6970.

Stay and Play                 Wednesdays, 10-11:30 a.m. – Youth Center instruction room

This is a new program for parents and children ages birth to five years. Features open play-time, parent-child activities, circle time, parenting support and education. Registration is not required. For more information, call 321-1500.

Money on the Road Program

Money on the Road is an Airman & Family Readiness program designed to bring financial readiness/counseling TO YOUR unit! Our counselors can teach classes and be available for one-on-one counseling or to answer general questions. We tailor our visit to your unit specific needs. You provide a temporary location for us and we provide efficient financial counseling services. If your unit is interested in our Money on the Road program, please call us at 228-5690.

Attention all Airmen — Volunteers Needed!

Volunteers are needed in a variety of areas on D-M and in the local community. Volunteering is an excellent way to become involved with the community, increase mentorship skills and enhance career growth. Find out some of the volunteer opportunities available by visiting https://dm.eim.acc.af.mil/volunteer. For more information, call 228-5690.

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