Events

June 15, 2012

Announcements June 15, 2012

The PLAYpass deadline has been extended through December 31, 2012!!  If your spouse is deployed or you are a single airman returning from a deployment, then come to the A&FRC to get your PLAYpass and register!  PLAYpass discount cards are used for various activities and programs on base for adults and children.  For more information contact the A&FRC.

 

Airman and Family Readiness

5 N. Seller Ave., Bldg. 3000, (661) 277-0723

Hearts Apart: June 15, 5-7 p.m., in the Chapel 1 Annex. Hearts Apart is a support group and social network for families of deployed members and an opportunity to meet with leadership. Sign-up is required.  For more information, call contact (661) 277-0722.

Ten Steps to Federal Employment: June 22, 1-2:30 p.m., Bldg. 3000 (MSG Conference Room). The class is for spouses, active duty and transitioning military members who are interested in applying for a job with the federal government and developing their resumes.  Topics will include how to navigate through USAjobs, building a resume and education on Military Spouse and Veteran’s preference. Sign-up is required. For more information, call (661) 277-4709.

Volunteers Needed: The Airman and Family Readiness Center is in need of volunteers to assist with daily admin and front desk tasks. If you are highly motivated, a self-starter and good with answering phones and helping customers please contact Linda Crump at (661) 277-4622, email linda.crump@edwards.af.mil, or Heather Snodgdrass at (661) 277-0722, email heather.snodgrass@edwards.af.mil. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

SBP/Casualty Assistance Office: The SBP and Casualty Assistance Office is now combined and located in Bldg. 3000, Room 215. Please note: Every retiring member, married or single, must make a valid election prior to retiring. See the SBP counselor for more details. Retired military survivor assistance is available at the A&FRC. Contact the SBP/Casualty Assistance office at (661) 277-3757. Help is available to file claims through various agencies: DFAS, V.A., SSA, OPM.

Air Force Aid Society: Air Force active duty/spouse, retired, widow/widower with internet access and an email address will be able to apply for AFAS assistance using the new AFAS Online Application by registering and completing the application at https://my.afas.org/memberportal/Login/Login.aspx. The client completes and submits the application to the Airman and Family Readiness Center at the selected base. The applicant will be instructed to call the center to schedule an appointment. If you have additional questions or need clarification, email glenn.arola@edwards.af.mil, or call (661) 277-4662.

HAP Arnold Scholarship: Concerned about the soaring cost of higher education for your children? Maybe the Air Force Aid Society can help! Under its General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Program, the society awards $2,000 each to selected applicants. The program continues to be offered to dependent sons and daughters of active duty, Title 10 AGR/Reservists on extended active duty, Title 32 AGR performing full-time active duty, retired, retired Reservists with 20 plus qualifying years of service, and deceased Air Force members. Spouses (residing stateside) of active duty and Title 10 AGR/Reservists on extended active duty; and surviving spouses of deceased members are also eligible candidates. Don’t think you won’t qualify. For more information and to access the online application, visit the Air Force Aid Society’s web site at www.afas.org.

Military Family Life Consultant: A Military Family Life Consultant is on board at the A&FRC to help military members, spouses, family members, friends and staff members address issues such as relationships, deployment, parenting, stress, grief and many other issues. Consultations are free and anonymous – no records are kept. Call (661) 316-8401 to make an appointment.

Spouse Employment/Volunteer Resource: Link to area employment and volunteer opportunities through your Airman & Family Readiness Center. Individual consultation is also available by appointment to provide assistance with resumes, education opportunities and career development. The A&FRC has established a distribution list that will allow job vacancies to be emailed to spouses as they become available. If you are interested in getting your email address added to this list, contact Linda Crump at (661) 277-5433 or by email linda.crump@edwards.af.mil.

 

Arts and Crafts Center

200 Methusa Rd., (661) 275-ARTS

Wood Shop Safety Class: June 16 and July 14, 1-3 p.m., Cost is $12.50 and needs to be pre-paid at registration. This is our monthly mandatory class to become certified to use the wood shop.  If you need a class during the work-week, let us know and we can schedule a class for you (three student minimum).

Towing Service available through Auto Hobby: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Call (661) 275-AUTO (2886) for more information.

Auto Hobby: Tires available for your needs! Let us price new tires for your vehicle and we offer very competitive prices as well as additional services in mounting and balancing. Come visit Auto Hobby at Bldg. 2440 or call (661) 275-AUTO (2886) and ask for Jesse.

Auto Hobby Early Bird Special: Half-off stall fees at Auto Hobby!! Thursdays, 9 a.m.-noon.

FREE Wi-Fi!  Now our guest can access FREE Wi-Fi while waiting on car repairs or classes at the Arts and Crafts Center.

Flag cases: As requested we now make custom size flag cases with certificate boxes. The cases are handmade in our wood shop by our wood shop instructor, Chuck. You can choose your own size, shape and type of wood (oak, walnut, maple, cherry and mahogany). These are truly a gift to treasure.

Pottery Parties: Cost is $20 per person and includes all tools, instruction and firing fees. Great for Birthdays parties, spouses groups, or anyone looking for something fun to do at Edwards. Each 3 hour party teaches the basics of working with clay while creating a fun hand built project (by appointment only).

~Use your PLAYpass here!

 

Child Development Center

1208 W. Fitzgerald Blvd., Bldg 6457, (661) 275-8687

Use your PLAYpass here!

Part Day Enrichment Summer Program: June 18-Aug. 10. The Child Development Center will offer a two-day program for 3-year olds and a three-day program for

4-5 year olds.  For more information and assistance, call Ms. Krista at (661) 275-TOTS.

Openings for your child! The CDC has immediate openings for your child. If you need help with childcare, then please come see us. We will assist you in finding the best childcare for your child’s needs.

 

Club Muroc

275 Doolittle Parkway, (661) 275-CLUB

Club closed Saturday and Sunday except for special functions or events. Call (661) 275-CLUB to book a special function with our catering department.

Fogleman’s Lounge and Member Specials

Available 5-7 p.m. To-go is not available on specials.

Tuesdays in Fogleman’s: The Classic burger, half off menu price. A half-pound, 100 percent Angus steak burger on a toasted Kaiser roll with fries.

Wednesdays in Fogleman’s: Muroc “Spicy” chicken breast sandwich, half off menu price.

Thursdays: Boss & Buddy. Only bosses can order our ‘2 Plus 2 special. If you are a boss, bring just one friend or the entire shop and treat them to $2 domestic drafts and 6-piece wings for $2.

Fridays in Fogleman’s: Join us from 5-6 p.m. for member’s only social hour food. Also available in Fogleman’s our Friday “Fish and Chips” basket, 5-7 p.m.

Bingo Nights, 6-7 p.m. Cost is $3 per card with three games. First Game: 4 corners – $30/ Second Game: Horizontal – $50/ Third Game: Progressive coverall starting at 48 numbers for $300 or consolation prize of $75.  After Bingo, join us for Karaoke!

Evening Dining

Leave the cooking to us! Tuesdays-Fridays, 5-8 p.m.

Tuesday Family Night Buffets; Only on Tuesdays: $10.95 for adult members; $11.95 for adult non-members. Members only: With the purchase of an adult meal, up to two children (ages 6-10 years) can have a free meal from the Children’s Buffet (each additional child is $3.95 and all children under 6 years old are free). Non-Club Members: Children 6-10 years $4.95 and all other children under 6 $2. Buffet only – no other dining room menu available.

June 19: Country Buffet

Every Wednesday, Santa Maria Barbecue Buffet: 5-8 p.m. Cost is $10.95 for adult members and $11.95 for adult non-members. Youth 13-17 are $8, and children under six years are free. Enjoy tender, slow-cooked Tri-Tip with salsa, baked seasoned chicken, garlic red potatoes, Santa Maria beans, macaroni and cheese, and our great salad bar.

Every Thursday: Barbecue Rib Buffet, 5-8 p.m. Cost is $10.95 for adult members, and $11.95 for adult non-members. Youth age 7-13 years are $8; children 6-12 years are $6; and children five and under are free.

Fridays Splash Night: June 8, 5-8 p.m. Pool opens at 5 p.m., grilling on the patio 5:30-8 p.m. Variety music 5-8 p.m., karaoke 8-10 p.m. Cost is $6 for adult members, $7 for non-members, hot dogs for kids are $3. Menu: Choice of sirloin steak or chicken breast, served with pork and beans, coleslaw, rolls, iced tea, water, lemonade. Have fun in our pool before or after dining on the patio!

Backyard not big enough for all your friends? Club Muroc offers a beautiful landscaped patio and built-in barbecue grills for your summer party! Contact the Catering office at (661) 275-2582 for more information!

Birthdays: Bring your birthday child and his/her friends! We will provide a birthday cake for their special occasion. Call (661) 277-2830 for reservations (24-hour advanced noticed is required).

Wii and Free Wi-Fi: Enjoy our nice lounge area and have fun with our Wii game system or just come in with your own computer and connect to our free Wi-Fi!

Members only specials

Birthday Month Coupon: Pick up Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Happy Birthday from Club Muroc! Stop by Club Muroc during your birthday month and we’ll give you a coupon for a free meal! Offer valid for Edwards club members only.

Panda Express: Happy Birthday from your Edward AFB Panda Express! We’ll buy you a meal on your birthday! Come to Panda Express during business hours (ID required) and receive a two-item plate and a 22-ounce fountain drink!

 

Education and Training

Methusa Ave., Bldg. 2453, (661) 258-8501

Webster University, an ACBSP regionally accredited university, is looking for potential faculty to teach graduate-level finance or human resource courses at our Edwards AFB campus. Minimum qualifications include a master’s degree in a related field (terminal degree preferred), professional experience, and preferably experience teaching at the graduate level. Applicants please send resume/vita to edwards@webster.edu. For more information, call Karen Fudala at (661) 258-8501.

Complete Your CCAF Degree: The Education Center has CCAF advisors available to assist you with completion of your CCAF degree. Call (661) 277-2713, or stop by Bldg. 2435, 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Don’t procrastinate. It’s easier than you think!

Community of Practice (CoP) website:  Training class schedule is now available on the Education and Training CoP. See at a glance all the classes offered by the Education & Training Office for Edwards’ military and DOD civilians.  The schedule is updated as more classes become available.  Contact your Training Manager for detailed course information. Log on to:  Community of Practice website: Training class schedule is now available on the Education and Training CoP. See at a glance all the classes offered by the Education & Training Office for Edwards’ military and DOD civilians.  The schedule is updated as more classes become available. Contact your Training Manager for detailed course information. Log on to: Community of Practice website: Training class schedule is now available on the Education and Training CoP. See at a glance all the classes offered by the Education & Training Office for Edwards’ military and DOD civilians. The schedule is updated as more classes become available. Contact your training manager for detailed course information. Log on to https://afkm.wpafb.af.mil/community/views/home.aspx?Filter=24828.

 

Family Child Care

1208 W. Fitzgerald Blvd., Bldg 6457, (661) 275-4322

Family Child Care is seeking dedicated people who love working with children!  If you live on-base and want to care for children in your home or you are a military dependent and live off-base, you may be eligible to be a licensed or affiliated provider!  Make a positive difference in the lives of children! Most materials and training are provided free of charge!

The Benefits of Being a Family Child Care Provider: Being able to work out of your home, working while caring for your own children, being in charge of your own business, doing work that you love, setting your own hours and free training! If you are interested in becoming an FCC licensed or affiliated provider, contact the FCC Office at (661) 275-4322. New provider orientation starting soon! We need providers to offer alternate hours to accommodate evening, swing and weekend duty hours. We are looking for providers to offer care for children with special needs including asthma, allergies, cerebral palsy and other physical impairments. Family Child Care offers care for children, employment of staff and approval of FCC providers with chronic health problems.

 

High Desert Lanes Bowling Center 

205 Fitzgerald, Bldg. 5214, 275-BOWL

‘Roll In The Dough’ Summer Program: June 1-Aug. 24, from open to close. Cost is  $2.25 per game. For every four games you bowl, your name will be entered into a drawing to win $250! The drawing will be held every two weeks.

Fall League Sign-ups! Come to High Desert Lanes Bowling Center for more information or to sign-up for the fall league!

Youth Bowling League is coming this fall!  We will be offering a 2012-2013 Fall Youth League.  We are in need of energetic adults to step up and run the league for youth ages 4-18 years. The youth league will be a great way to teach your children to bowl and learn teamwork. For more information please contact High Desert Lanes.

Green Pin Bowling: Mondays, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. $2 per game, $1.75 adult shoe rental, $1.50 youth shoe rental. If the head pin is green and you roll a strike you get that game free.

Penny A Pin: Tuesdays: 2-7 p.m. Pay only for what you knock down! Cost is one cent per pin and if you bowl over a 200, the game is free. Shoe rental: adult is $1.75 and youth is $1.50.

Wacky Wednesdays: 3-7 p.m. Cost: $5 per person, bowl as many games as you want.

Family Game Night: Thursdays, 3-7 p.m. Cost is $1.50 per game per person with $1 shoe rental. Glow in the dark bowling, fun for the whole family

Friday Night Early Bird Special: Fridays, 2-6 p.m. Cost is $5 per person – bowl as many games you want (shoe rental included)!

Friday Night Extreme Bowling: Fridays, 6-10 p.m. Cost is $2.25 per game per person, shoe rental is $1.75 for adults, and $1.50 for youth.

Family Dollar Day: Saturdays, Noon-6 p.m. Cost is $1 per game with $1 shoe rental.

Saturday Night Special: Every Saturday, 6-10 p.m. Cost is $10 per person including shoe rental. Bowl as many games as you want. Don’t miss out on all the fun at an affordable price. There will be glow-in-the-dark bowling, great music and a fun atmosphere for the whole family.

Unit Functions: Daily, Open-Close, with reservations. Cost is $5 per person and includes three games and shoes. Units may reserve lanes anytime during open bowling for parties, commander’s calls, team building events, etc.

  • Shoe rentals are not included in specials unless otherwise stated. Adult: $1.75/Youth: $1.50


High Desert Inn Lodging

Honts Rd., Bldg. 5602, (661) 275-ROOM

Do you have family or friends coming for a retirement ceremony, the spring or summer break or just to visit?  Did you know that relatives or guests of military and civilian members assigned to Edwards AFB can stay at High Desert Inn Lodging on a space available basis? Call the lodging staff at (661) 275-ROOM (7666) to reserve a room or for additional information.

 

Honor Guard

148 Methusa Ave., Bldg. 2462, (661) 275-BLUE

If you need to request the Blue Eagles Honor Guard for your ceremonies please email 95fss.honor.guard@edwards.af.mil, or call (661) 810-8039.

 

Information, Tickets and Travel

205 W. Popson Ave., Bldg. 2500, (661) 275-TRIP

Planning a trip to Las Vegas? Go online to Nellis AFB at www.nellisforcesupport.com and click on ITT or call (702) 652-2193, 8670 or 8615. Ask them about special pricing for group ticket purchases, show discounts, hotels and recreational activities.

Jet Hawks Tickets now available! Back by popular demand, the ITT office now offers discounted tickets for Dugout Seats as well as the Friday Family Fun Pack which includes four reserved section tickets, four hot dogs, four drinks and two Fun Zone wristbands.

Disneyland Armed Forces Salute: For only $99, get up to six three-day Park Hopper Tickets. Offer valid through Sept. 28, 2012. Open to Active or Retired members of the U.S. military, including activated members of the National Guard as well as active and retired members of the U.S. Coast Guard. Eligible service members must be present along with a current Military ID at a Disneyland Resort Main Entrance turnstile to exchange for normal Disneyland ticket. Blackout dates apply. Call ITT for full details.

Mulligan Family Fun Center: All-day pass tickets are now available for $17 per person.

ITT Pricelist & Other Events:  To see the current ITT price list for events, parks, hotels and discount information, visit www.95FSS.com. For the most up-to-date information, press the F5 key to refresh page.

 

Main Library

5 W. Yeager Blvd., Bldg. 2665, (661) 275-BOOK

Children’s Section in the Main Library opens June 18: All of our children’s programs will continue in our new space at the Main Library beginning on June 18.

New Hours for the Main Library:

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Thursday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • Saturday, 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Closed on Sunday

The 2012 Summer Reading Program, “READING IS SO DELICIOUS:  June 15.

Children of all ages are welcome to participate.  Stop by the Main Library to sign up and receive a t-shirt (while supplies last).  Participants will receive a reward for every 10 books they read.  Every Friday, from June 15 through Aug. 10, there will be a special event at 10 am. Contact the library for more information.

New items: Visit the library every Tuesday to be the first one to borrow new released Books, DVDs, Blu-rays, TV Series, Books on CD and more. We invite you to sign up for the Information Awareness Program, to receive a weekly email containing the complete list of new items. Email the library at 95fss.fsdl.workflow@edwards.af.mil or call (661) 275-BOOK.

Universal Class Now Available: Get access to Universal Class today! This program offers more than 500 online courses on a wide range of subjects/levels, available 24/7, instructor led, self paced. Universal Class courses are informational and designed to enhance student knowledge, increase skills and stimulate interest in a subject. Visit the Library for more information.

Transparent Language Online:  This effective and engaging language-learning program is available for libraries and their patrons. The program is accessible via the Internet and will be available to Air Force active duty, Air National Guard, Reservists, Retirees and their respective family members.  Air Force civilian employees and contractors who are eligible to use an Air Force library are also eligible.  All users must register in person at an Air Force library and can then use it anywhere and at anytime. Transparent Language Online is packed full of pronunciation, speech, grammar, writing and vocabulary building lessons for more than 80 languages. Featuring top-of-the-line coursework combined with great social media resources, Transparent Language Online is a complete language-learning system.

New Resources at the Children’s Library: Playaway View – The first all-in-one video player of its kind, pre-loaded with multiple videos of the best educational programming, now available at your library.  Visit the Children’s Library to try it out and select among titles like Math, Exploring Space, U.S. History and more.

Story Time: Wednesdays and Fridays at 10 a.m. Base employees and community members volunteer their time to read stories and create a craft project designed for toddlers and pre-school children.

 

Muroc Lake Golf Course

111 Crest Dr., (661) 275-PUTT

Free Father’s Day Golf: June 17, 8 a.m.-noon. Free lessons, free range balls and golf for all fathers. For more information contact the golf pro shop.

Monday-Friday Super Special: Come out for 18 holes plus get a cart and lunch all for only $20, anytime of the day.

Golf Pro Available All Week Long: Perfect your swing or just strengthen your game by working with our Golf Pro.  Never played before – come see Chelsea and she can get you ‘on your game’.

Golf Pro Shop: Our pro shop offers special orders and yellow tag sales. Stop by and check it out.

Sandbaggers Grill:  Muroc Lake Golf Course

The Sandbagger offers a large variety of meal options from our breakfast menu, Angus beef hamburgers, sandwiches, Panini’s and salads.  Call us for more information, reservations or special functions!

Daily specials are $7.95 and served with a side of French fries or salad and small soda.

Monday:  Juicy half-pound Angus Beef Patty topped with Swiss cheese, crispy bacon, sauté mushrooms and grilled onions on a toasted bun.

Tuesday:  Double deck BLTA on toasted bread topped with lettuce, tomatoes, crispy bacon and fresh avocado.

Wednesday:  Build your own Taco Salad with the choice of homemade chicken or beef and a various selection of toppings (French fries and salad are not available as a side with this meal).

Thursday:  Tri-tip slow cooked and marinated in tequila, thinly sliced on toasted ciabatta bread, topped with Swiss cheese and sauté mushrooms.

Friday:  Nine-ounce English style beer batter Fish Fillet with a side of homemade tartar sauce and malt vinegar.

 

Oasis Community Center

205 W. Popson Ave., (661) 275-CNTR

Movie “Soul Food” in recognition for National Soul Food Month: June 15, noon. June is the National Soul Food Month and will be the time to recognize, celebrate and educate the public about the culinary and cultural heritage of African-Americans.

XBOX 360 Battlefield 3 Tournament: June 16, registration starts at noon, tournament starts at 12:30 p.m. Cost is $5 per person, $20 for team of four. All entry fees go to overall winner.

Monthly Instructional Classes: All classes are conducted at the Oasis Community Center. Please call 275-2687 for additional information. Use your PLAYPass here!

  • Classical Guitar Lessons:  Cost $28 per half hour lesson, per student.  Call for available lesson days/times.
  • Basic/Beginning Drum Lessons:  Cost $28 per half hour lesson, per student.  Call for available lesson days/times.
  • Karate Class: Monday and Wednesday, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., $55 per month per person, Ages 7 and up
  • Hip Hop Classes: Tuesdays 7-8 p.m., $5 per month.
  • Piano Lessons: Tuesday and Thursday, $25 per student per lesson
  • Hula Lessons: Thursdays, $20/mo. for beginners, $25/mo. for intermediate and advanced.
  • Violin, Viola and Cello Lessons: $28 per half hour lesson, per student. Instructor is available Monday-Friday.

 

Outdoor Recreation

1100 Kincheloe Ave., (661) 275-CAMP

Open Paintball and Airsoft: June 16, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at the Scorpions Nest.

June 16, 10 am – 4 pm

  • $35 package includes 500 rounds of paint or 2,000 BB’s, air (paintball) and equipment rental and field fees
  • $25 package includes air (paintball), equipment rental and field fees
  • $10 field fee
  • $5 all day air (paintball).

Beginners through advanced players are welcome.  Games run all day long so bring your lunch and plenty of water!

Landsailing:  Rogers Dry Lakebed: June 23, and July 14 and 23, 1-5 p.m. Cost is $35 per person. Bring your sunscreen and plenty of water.  Reserve your space early!

CATM range open:  Rod and Gun, June 17, 10 a.m.- 1 p.m. Pistol rentals are available at Rod and Gun (Bldg. 210).

Horseback Riding Lessons: Variety of lessons offered. Call Outdoor Recreation for more information.

Military families get free entry into national parks: Active-duty military personnel and their dependents are able to enter every national park for free as part of an effort to thank service members and their families for the sacrifices they make, according to the Interior Department.  The America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreation Lands Annual Pass ordinarily costs $80. It provides access to more than 2,000 national parks, wildlife refuges and other public lands.

Active-duty military personnel can get the passes at any national park or wildlife refuge that charges an entrance fee by showing their military ID. Each family member will also be able to obtain their own pass even if the service member is deployed or if they are traveling separately.

The pass will be accepted at National Park Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Reclamation, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Army Corps sites that charge entrance or standard amenity fees.

* Valid for activated members of the National Guard and Reserves, not available to military veterans or retirees.

Pool Hours

Sonic Splash Pool: Open seven days a week, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

Muroc Pool: Beginning June 5: Tuesday-Thursday, noon-6 p.m., Friday, noon-8 p.m., Saturday-Monday: closed

Oasis Aquatic Center: Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., lap swim only (as of June 4), closed weekends and holidays.

Pool Passes are Now Available: Price is $20 for single, $50 for family of three, then $5 for each additional family member. Passes last from Memorial Day to Labor Day and are good at any of our outdoor pools!

“Big 50:” Thursdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Rod and Gun. The “Big 50” is an ATA Registered shoot in which each participant shoots 50 single targets, 50 double targets and 50 targets from their handicapped position.

Archery: Come test your equipment at our self use Archery range! The range is FREE to those with their own equipment. If you would like to try archery and do not have equipment; equipment is available for rent at the Rod and Gun Club.

Cooking Equipment: We have oil less infrared cookers and traditional fryers for only $5 a day!

Overnight Camping at Branch Park: Cost is $5 for a campsite for up to four people. Come and get a “wilderness experience” right here on base. This will be primitive camping (no potable water, no telephones, and no RVs).

Private Parties: Rod & Gun, Paintball, and other Outdoor Recreation activities are available for squadron functions and private parties. In addition to using our facilities, let us plan a trip for you! Interested in going somewhere with your squadron or a group of friends? Tell us and we’ll do the legwork for you. Let us know how many people, where you want to go, and what your budget is and we’ll do the rest!

Team Building: Does your office, element or group need some team building? Come talk to us! We have instructors and the facilities to make it a great afternoon/day for you and your staff. Prices vary depending on the activity and group size. Call us today and let’s plan an event!

Private Swimming Lessons: Cost is $15 for a 45-minute lesson, and is open to all ages. Schedule your appointment with one of our lifeguards for a time that works for you! Come in and talk to our seasoned lifeguard staff about what you want to learn and let them help you accomplish your goals today!

 

Rosburg Fitness Center 

210 W. Popson Ave., (661) 275-GYM1

Healthy Weight Class: Thursdays, noon-1:30 p.m. (call the HAWC for more information).

Zumba Class: Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 7 and 8 p.m., and Saturdays at 9 a.m. First come first served; class size is limited to 30 people.  For more information, call (661) 275-4961.

Tae Kwon Do: A children’s monthly pass is $65; an adult monthly pass is $70; and a daily pass is $9 per day. For more information, call Kumye Moore at (661) 860-9292. Use your PLAYPass here!

Personal Trainers: Cost is $40 per hour session or $25 for a half-hour session. Call today to schedule your appointment and start reaching those fitness goals. For appointments, call Jeff Walden at (210) 723-2052, Johnny Johnson at (660) 233-2141 or Lauren Brandin at (210) 723-2052. ~Use your PLAYpass here!

Massage Therapy: Cost is $35 for 30 minutes and $70 for 60 minutes, and $100 for an hour and a half (advance appointments only). Couples massage is also offered. Call Brittni Albrechti at (661) 317-2139. Use your PLAYPass here!

Lunchtime Disc Golf at Mojave Greens: Wednesdays, noon, Mojave Greens Disc Golf Course, Hole 1. Join us for a round of lunchtime golf. Players of all skill levels are invited to attend. Experienced golfers will be on hand to offer advice and work with beginners. Equipment will be available for loan. Take this opportunity to meet other disc golfers on base and challenge each other on the course!

Equipment Orientation Classes:  Tuesdays, 10-11 a.m., Wednesdays, 4-5 p.m., and Thursdays, 7-8 p.m. Not sure how to use equipment or what it does for you? Stop by the front desk and sign up for this one-hour class. We are here to help you get the most out of your fitness routine.

 

Teen Center

100 Kincheloe Ave., Bldg. 7211, (661) 275-8336

Keystone Club: Tuesdays, 4:15 p.m. The Keystone Club is a leadership group for high school students to learn and practice leadership skills through the management of community service projects and fund raising activities.

 

Youth Programs

24 Lathrop Dr., (661) 275-5437

Computer Class 101: Computer Lab, June 20, 3 p.m.  Come join us and learn the how to do basic computer maintenance.

Dodgeball:  Youth Programs Gym, June 22, 3 p.m. Free for youth program members!

Boys & Girls Club ImageMakers National Photography Contest: Imagemakers is a comprehensive photography program for all youth members, ages 6-18 years. This program motivates members to hone their photography skills, encourages them to participate in photography classes, field trips and other arts-related activities as well as showcase their photos in the community.

Boys & Girls Club Power Hour/Project Learn – Join today!

Monday-Thursday, 2:30-3:30 p.m., ages 6-12 years

Power Hour: Making Minutes Count helps Club members be more successful in school by providing homework help, tutoring and encouraging members to become self-directed learners.

Free Thinkers Reading Club: Mondays, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Club Room. Youth will have the opportunity to learn and practice reading, writing and public speaking skills.

Model Building Club: Tuesdays, 4-5 p.m., Club Room. Youth can choose from several plastics models as well as learn building techniques with the end product being their very own.

Youth Programs offers the following Instructional Classes

“One Page at a Time” Air Force Reading Program: This motivational program is open to youth ages 5-13. Children read books, document their literacy accomplishments and earn incentives for their successes!

Edwards Dance Factory: Dance Classes are held at the Creative Arts Center (JZ) for ages 3-15. Receive professional dance instruction in ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, competition team, and Disneyland Jazz. There are many great opportunities for youth who love to dance. For more information, call Youth Programs (661) 275-KIDS or Ms. Joscelyn at (661) 972-2316.

Toddler Learning Center: Toddler Classes are held at the Creative Arts Center (JZ) for ages 1-4, older siblings are welcome! Are you looking for a class for you and your toddler to participate together? If so, then this is the class for you! TLC is a Mom, Pop & Tot Class that allows families to learn while playing!  Classes are filling fast! For more information, call Youth Programs at (661) 275-KIDS or Ms. Amy at (325) 829-5101.

 

Youth Sports

Contact Emil Graves, (661) 277-8961

FitFactor Fridays:  Fridays, 3:15-5 p.m. Join us in the Gym! Be Active and Eat Healthy to reach the FitFactor Levels and Earn Prizes! You can find more information @ http://www.afgetfit.com.




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Air Force photograph by Jet Fabara

Edwards Abilities Expo Oct. 9

Air Force photograph by Jet Fabara Michael Botte, 412th Communications Squadron Information Technology professional, initiates a call Sept. 22 via a video communication device. The video communication devices are provided throu...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber

Hispanic Heritage Month begins with food, fellowship

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber Maria Chapa, Airman and Family Readiness Center team lead, serves chicken and mole sauce to Airmen at the Hispanic Heritage Month kickoff event Sept. 17. Hispanic Heritage Month runs from S...
 
 

Enlisted combat dining out

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Announcements – September 26, 2014

Force Support Squadron 5 N. Seller’s Ave., Bldg. 3000 Did You Know? The CAC/DEERS office, located in Bldg. 3000, offers ID cards and many other services? For your convenience the CAC/DEERS office is open 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, and closed on all federal holidays. To save some time schedule your next visit today by visiting...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Bobbi Zapka

67 years of air power

Air Force photograph by Bobbi Zapka In keeping with tradition, Brig. Gen. Michael Brewer, 412th Test Wing commander and highest ranking officer attending the dinner, cuts the U.S. Air Force birthday cake with Airman Juan Bonill...
 
 

Announcements – September 19, 2014

Force Support Squadron 5 N. Seller’s Ave., Bldg. 3000 Did You Know? The CAC/DEERS office, located in Bldg. 3000, offers ID cards and many other services? For your convenience the CAC/DEERS office is open 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, and closed on all federal holidays. To save some time schedule your next visit today by visiting...
 




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