Events

February 15, 2013

FMWR Briefs – February 15, 2013

BOSS plans trip to Renaissance Fest

Murr Community Center has discounted tickets available for the Renaissance Festival, which runs through March 31 at Apache Junction.

Stop in at Building 51301 to purchase, or call 533.2404 for more information.

You’re invited to Right Arm Night

The next Right Arm Night, or RAN, will take place Feb. 22, 4 p.m., at Murr Community Center. The theme of this RAN is “ladies’ night.”

Free finger foods and a pay-as-you-go beer bar will be available. Win contests and prizes.

RAN is free and open to everyone, including Soldiers, civilians, retirees and Family members 18 and older.

For more information, call 533.5642 or 678.4446.

MWR Rents has Phoenix Suns NBA tickets

MWR Rents has vouchers available for discounted tickets to Phoenix Suns basketball games.

They have scheduled the following Phoenix Suns NBA Basketball game trips: March 9, Suns versus the Houston Rockets, cost $35 for ticket, $50 for ticket with transportation; and March 20, Suns versus the Indiana Pacers, cost $40 for ticket, $55 for ticket with transportation. A limited number of tickets are available with transportation.

For more information, call 533.5607 or stop at MWR Rents, Building 70914.

Register for mountain bike race

The Mountain Bike Association of Arizona, along with FMWR Outdoor Recreation, will host the “Foray at the Fort” mountain bike race Feb. 23, starting at Wren Arena. For more information or to register, go online to www.mbaa.net.

Course maps are available at MWR Rents, Building 70914, or online at “hua sports and fitness” on Facebook. MWR Rents also has mountain bikes available to rent.

For more information on bike rental, call 533.6707.

New barbershop open at Desert Lanes

The Corner Barbershop, located inside Desert Lanes, Building 52010, is now open for business. Stop in for a haircut!

Call 456.6614 for more information.

Cochise College Rodeo set to return

March 2 and 3, FMWR, the Sierra Vista Riding Club and Cochise College will host the Cochise College Rodeo at Wren Arena, Fort Huachuca.

On March 2, gates open at 8 a.m. for slack rodeo, and the performance will start at 2 p.m.; on March 3, Exceptional Rodeo starts at 10 a.m.; Cowboy Church at noon, and the Championship Round will start at 2 p.m.

The rodeo is open to the public and will feature saddle and bareback bronc riding, steer wrestling, tie-down roping, team roping, bull riding, barrel racing, breakaway roping and goat tying.

Youth of all ages can enjoy Barney’s Backyard Barnyard Free Petting Zoo from 1 – 4 p.m. Saturday and from noon – 4 p.m. Sunday.

Active duty military and children 5 and under will be admitted free. Advance tickets for the general public go on sale Monday for $7 at Murr Community Center, Fort Huachuca, and at Cochise College, Sierra Vista and Douglas Campuses. Tickets will be $8 at the gate.

For more ticket information, call 533.2404.

Don’t miss All Army Boxing

All Army Boxing is set to return to Fort Huachuca’s Barnes Field House March 6, 7 and 9, with doors opening at 6 p.m. and bouts starting at 7 p.m.

Boxers from installations around the world will compete for a spot on the 2013 All Army Team. Admission is free to everyone.

For more information, call 533.3246.

SAC has openings for After-School Care

The School-Age Center, located at Building 52056, has several openings in their after-school care program. The program is open to 1st through 5th grade children of military personnel, Department of Defense civilians and contractors.

For more information, call 533.7633 or 533.7634. To register, call Parent Central Services, 533.0738.

Enjoy TMAC’s lunch buffet

Everyone is invited to enjoy lunch at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre, now served Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

They offer the lunch buffet for $8.95 for adults or $4.50 for children 5 to 11. All buffets include salad bar, desserts, rolls and a non-alcoholic beverage.

For more information, call 533.3802 or 533.7322.

Free fitness classes offered

The Sports, Fitness and Aquatics Division offers free ongoing fitness classes, including spinning, Zumba, yoga, aerobics, water fitness classes and more.

For more information on any of these classes, call 533.2541 or visit “HUA Sports and Fitness” on Facebook.

SKIES offering classes for youth

Child, Youth and School Service’s SKIESUnlimited Program is offering several classes, including college and high school prep writing, computer, gymnastics, musical theatre, piano lessons, drama, cooking, karate, tae kwon do, arts, crafts, and dance, including African Style, hip hop, jazz/tap, ballet/tap, contemporary/lyrical, and dance technique and stretching classes.

Participants must be registered with CYSS. Parent Central Services is located in Building 52111, 533.0738.

CYS Services Online Solutions Website allows patrons to register children for SKIESUnlimited Classes online at https://webtrac.mwr.army.mil/webtrac/huachucacyms.html.

For more information about the classes, call 533.4823.

RAP announces winter hours

During the winter months, the Recreational Adventure Park, or RAP, is open Monday – Friday from 4 – 8 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from noon – 5 p.m.

The RAP offers batting cages and paintball fields, plus equipment rental for both activities. The facility is located off Hatfield Street, across from the Mini Mall at Pauley Field.

For more information, call Outdoor Recreation, 533.6707 or 533.7085.

Murr CC offers discounted tickets

Murr Community Center has discounted tickets to Southern California attractions. Stop by and pick up a price sheet.

For more information, call 533.2404.

Arts & Crafts Center classes forming now

The Arts & Crafts Center offers classes at various times Wednesday through Saturday.

Classes offered in the near future include: home décor, gourd art, glass fusing and slumping, digital photography and PhotoShop, sewing, wheel-thrown pottery, lapidary, framing and classes for youth of all ages. The class schedule is available at www.mwrhuachuca.com and at the Arts & Crafts Center.

For more information, call 533.2015 or 533.5550.

Enjoy TMAC’s lunch buffet

Everyone is invited to enjoy lunch at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre, now served Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

They offer the lunch buffet for $8.95 for adults or $4.50 for children 5 – 11. All buffets include salad bar, desserts, rolls and a non-alcoholic beverage.

For more information, call 533.3802 or 533.7322.




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