Local

September 13, 2012

FMWR Briefs – September 13, 2012

AA Men’s Soccer now at FH

All Army Men’s Soccer Trial Camp is underway at Fort Huachuca through Sept. 22.

Practices are free and open to the public, and will be held at Bujalski Field, next to Barnes Field House from 9 – 11 a.m. and 3:30 – 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information, call 533.3246.

Sesame Street/USO Experience for Military Families

The Sesame Street/USO Experience for Military Families is visiting Fort Huachuca today and Friday with special shows at Barnes Field House at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. both days.

The show focuses on the challenges of deployments and their impact on military youth. During the performance, Elmo and his Sesame pals will help Katie — a military friend relocating to a new place — open up about her fears and excitement in dealing with change and making new friends.

Admission is free, and the shows are open to military identification card holders and their families.

For more information, call 533.5714 or 266.0254.

Free outdoor movie set for Sept. 15

FMWR will present a free Moonlight Movie “Humans vs. Zombies” Saturday at Warrior/Sentinel Field. The movie will start at dusk.

Free popcorn, hot dogs, water and soft drinks will be provided, while supplies last.

For more information, call 533.3354 or 266.0254.

Sign up for CC Cross Country Run

The team representative’s meeting for the 2013 Commander’s Cup Cross Country Run will be held Monday, 10 a.m. at Barnes Field House.

Participating units must submit a Letter of Intent with team coach’s name, duty phone and email by close of business on Monday. The run will be conducted Sept. 22, 6 a.m. at Mountain View Golf Course.

For more information contact 538.0139 or michelle.l.kimsey.civ@mail.mil.

Don’t miss Right Arm Night

The next Right Arm Night takes place Sept. 21, 4 p.m. at Murr Community Center preceding the preliminary round of the Operation Rising Star singing competition.

Free finger foods and a pay-as-you-go beer bar will be available. Take part in contests; win prizes.

For more information, call 533.5642 or 678.4446.

Buy carnival tickets now and save

Advance carnival tickets are now on sale for the 2012 Fun Festival, Sept. 28 – 30 at Veterans’ Memorial Park, Sierra Vista. Rides will be provided for The City of Fun Carnival.

Buy in advance and save $3. Get tickets at Murr Community Center on Fort Huachuca or at Safeway or Buffalo Wild Wings in Sierra Vista for the price of $9 for 10 tickets. During the carnival, the same number of tickets will sell for $12.

All-day wristbands are being sold at Murr CC only for the price of $22 per day.

For more ticket information, call 533.2404.

Family and MWR is looking for food, arts and crafts, novelty and other vendors for the Fun Festival.

For vendor information, call 266.8033 or 533.2404.

FMWR seeks next ‘Rising Star’

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 later this month.

For more information, call 533.2404 or 266.8033.




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 
Maranda Flynn

EPG celebrates 60 years, new small arc structure dedicated

Maranda Flynn From left, Rob Reiner, former Electronic Proving Ground technical director, Eddie Flores, EPG’s youngest employee, and Maj. Gen. Peter Utley, commanding general, U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command, cut the ca...
 
 
USAF Photo by Joel Martinez

IMCOM welcomes new commander

USAF Photo by Joel Martinez Army Lt. Gen. David Halverson, left, accepts the colors from Army Gen. John Campbell, center, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, and assumes duties as commanding general of the U.S. Army Installation M...
 
 

National Child Abuse Prevention Month, 2014

In the United States of America, every child should have every chance in life, every chance at happiness, and every chance at success. Yet tragically, hundreds of thousands of young Americans shoulder the burden of abuse or neglect. As a Nation, we must do better. During National Child Abuse Prevention Month, we strengthen our resolve...
 

 
DoD
Tanja Linton

DoD salutes children during Military Child Month

Tanja Linton Two and 1/2 year old Avie views the Sierra Vista Farmer’s Market from the arms of her dad, Capt. Jeremy Larson of Company A, 304th Military Intelligence Battalion, at Veterans’ Memorial Park April 3. This month...
 
 

Fort operations will not jeopardize endangered species

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Army have completed formal consultation regarding the potential effects that Fort Huachuca’s operations will have on threatened and endangered species. In a biological opinion, or BO, signed March 31, the Service concluded that the Army’s ongoing and planned operations are not likely to jeopardize the continued survival...
 
 

ACS addresses autism, volunteers, resiliency

April is Autism Awareness Month One in 68 U.S. children has an autism spectrum disorder, or ASD, a 30 percent increase from one in 88 two years ago, according to a new report released March 27 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. April is Autism Awareness Month and is necessary to inform the...
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin