Events

August 2, 2012

FMWR – August 2, 2012

Get ‘in the sing’ at Murr CC

Murr Community Center will host a karaoke party starting at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 11. Patrons 18 and older are welcome. A pay-as-you-go bar will be available.

For more information, call 533.2404.

 

U of A Football returns to Fort Huachuca

The University of Arizona Wildcat Football Team will hold pre-season practice Aug.8 – 12 at Warrior/Sentinel Field near Eifler Fitness Center. The practices are free and open to the public. Specific times will be announced as soon as they are available.

For more information, call 533.3354 or 266.0254.

 

Coaches’ meeting set for flag football

The 2012 Intramural Flag Football Program will begin Aug. 27 at 6 p.m. at the Eifler Sports Complex.

The team coaches meeting will be held Aug. 15, 10 a.m. at Barnes Field House. All letters of intent are due at that time. Team rosters will be due Aug. 26.

For more information, contact Tom Lumley at 533.0041 or thomas.lumley@us.army.mil.

 

BOSS plans trip to Disneyland

Murr Community Center is accepting reservations through Aug. 20 for the Bettter Opportunities for Single Soldiers’ trip to Disneyland, set for Labor Day weekend, Aug. 31 – Sept. 3.

Cost is $250 per person and includes park admission, hotel stay and transportation. B.O.S.S. members can earn a $50 discount on the cost through the B.O.S.S. Volunteer Program.

For more information or to register, stop at Murr CC, Building 51301, or call 533.2404.

 

Go tubing on the Salt River

Outdoor Recreation has planned a tubing trip to the Lower Salt River on Aug. 25. Cost is $40 for tubing, with $25 paid at the time of registration and $15 paid in cash at the float house for the tube and bus rides to drop-off/pickup sites.

The trip leaves at 7 a.m. from MWR Rents, Building 70914, Irwin Street.

For more information, call 533.6707.

Patrons can also check out the Salt River Tubing and Recreation website, http://www.saltrivertubing.com/index.asp.

 

MWR patrons can win free vacation

Now through Aug. 31, authorized Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation patrons have an opportunity to win one of four all-inclusive “Great Getaways” vacation packages to an Armed Forces Recreation Center.

To enter the “Great Getaways Vacation Sweepstakes,” eligible patrons must visit www.AFRCresorts.com, register for a chance to win and play the online memory-match game. Winners will be selected by random drawing on or about Sept. 17.

 

Vendors needed for Fun Festival

FMWR is looking for food, arts and crafts, novelty and other vendors for the 2012 Fun Festival to be held Sept. 28 – 30 at Veterans’ Memorial Park, Sierra Vista.

For more information, call 266.8033 or 533.2404.

 

Rising Star contestants sought

FMWR is looking for contestants for the 2012 Operation Rising Star contest, a worldwide singing competition, based on the “American Idol” television series. The contest is open to all branches of active duty military, Reserve, National Guard or their military Family members 18 and older. Applications are available now on-line at www.OpRisingStar.com.

The local competition will be held in September. For more information, call 533.2404 or 266.8033.




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