Events

May 31, 2013

FMWR Briefs – May 31, 2013

Outdoor pool now open

Irwin Outdoor Pool is open for the season tomorrow. Hours are: Thursday and Friday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. for lap swim only, and 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. for open swim; and federal and training holidays, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. for lap swim only, and 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. for open swim.

The pool is open to all authorized FMWR patrons.

For more information, call 533.3858.

Register now for Steelhead Triathlon

The 2013 Fort Huachuca Steelhead Triathlon will start at 6:30 a.m. June 22 at Irwin Pool.

Registration forms are availablbe now at Barnes Field House and Eifler Fitness Center. Competitors can also register at www.active.com. The entry deadline is June 19, after the first 144 entrants register. Competitors may register as individuals or as male, female or co-ed three-person teams.

For more information, call 533.3246.

Tryouts set for Army 10-Miler

The final qualifying race for the 2013 Army 10-Miler will be conducted June 15, beginning at 7 a.m. at Brainard Road, west of JITC.

Active duty personnel who will be assigned to Fort Huachuca as of Oct. 20 are eligible to try out. Entry is free. Registration will be held the day of the event.

The race will be held Oct. 24 in Washington, D.C.

For more information, call 533.3246.

‘Dueling Pianos’ returns to TMAC

Army Entertainment and FMWR will present “Dueling Pianos,” a high energy, all request, sing-along, clap-along, rock, comedy piano show, where the audience is as much a part of the show as the entertainers.

Dueling Pianos is set for June 15 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre.

Admission is free; a pay-as-you-go bar and short order menu will be available.

For more information, call 533.3802 or 533.7322.

MCT auditions set for June 24

Missoula Children’s Theatre will hold youth auditions for the production of “Blackbeard the Pirate” June 24, starting at 9 a.m. in the Johnston Elementary School Cafeteria.

Students from 1st through 8th grades are encouraged to sign up now to audition. Children must first be registered with Child, Youth and School Services.

The MCT Tour actor/directors will conduct rehearsals throughout the week. More than 50 local students will be cast in the production which will be presented on June 29 at 7 p.m., also in the Johnston Elementary School cafeteria.

For more information, call 538.6219/6319.

Enjoy TMAC’s lunch buffet

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

The lunch buffet is $8.95 for adults or $4.50 for children 5 – 11. Each includes a salad bar, desserts, rolls and a non-alcoholic beverage.

For more information, call 533.3802 or 533.7322.

Free movie night set for June 22

FMWR will present a free Moonlight Movie June 22 at Warrior/Sentinel Field beginning 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.

SKIES offers various classes for youth

Child, Youth and School Services SKIESUnlimited Program is offering several new classes, including computer, gymnastics, piano lessons, cooking, karate, tae kwon do, arts and crafts, and dance, including 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 Bldg. 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 Suzanne Crawford, Instructional Program Specialist at 533.4823.




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