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February 22, 2013

FMWR Briefs – February 22, 2013

Murr to host Texas Hold’em

Murr Community Center will host Texas Hold’em the last Saturday of each month starting at 6 p.m., beginning tomorrow.

Admission is free, but players must be 18 or older to attend. Enjoy a pay-as-you-go beer bar, and win prizes.

For more information, call 533.2404.

Don’t miss ‘old skool night’ at TMAC

Everyone is invited to “old skool night” Saturday, starting at 9 p.m. at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre. Dance the night away to DJ music from the 80s, 90s and today. The $5 cover charge will include free finger foods. A pay-as-you-go bar will be available.

For more information, call 533.3802 or 533.7322.

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, including transportation, are available.

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

Murr has tickets for Renaissance Fest

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

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

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 on 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.

FAP schedules new classes

The Family Advocacy Program at Army Community Service will offer several new classes. On Tuesdays, 1 – 2 p.m., attend a one-hour discussion on healthy alternatives for domestic violence. Wednesdays at noon they hold a 45-minute “mindfulness” session, designed to increase attention and focus, and decrease stress reactions. Thursdays beginning at 11 a.m., the FAP staff offers a parenting class that focuses on learning new ways to discipline. The FAP also offers a monthly management class.

For more information, call 533.6873 or 533.2330.




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