Events

July 12, 2013

FMWR Briefs – July 12, 2013

TMAC will re-open Tuesday

Thunder Mountain Activity Centre, including the lunch buffet, will re-open Tuesday.

For more information, call 533.3802 or 533.7322.

Save 15 percent on framing

During July, Arts & Crafts Framing Solutions will “celebrate America” by offering 15 percent off any framing order for posters, prints, photos or shadow boxes that include an American flag.

For more information, call 533.5550.

Register underway for youth soccer

Youth Sports and Fitness is holding Youth Soccer Program Registration now through Aug. 16 at the Parent Central Services Office, Building 52111.

The program is open to youth 4 – 12. The fee is $40 per child. Practice begins on or about August 19. To register, call 533.0738.

For more information, call 533.6025 or 533.0711.

Could you be the next ‘Rising Star’?

FMWR is looking for contestants for the 2013 Operation Rising Star contest, a worldwide singing competition, based on the “American Idol” television series. Locally, contestants have the chance to win cash prizes up to $500.

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 online at http://www.OpRisingStar.com. The local competition will be held in September.

For more information, call 533.2404 or 266.8033.

Free fitness classes offered

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

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

SKIES offers various classes for youth

Child, Youth and School Services SKIESUnlimited Program is offering a number of classes, including computer, gymnastics, piano lessons, cooking, karate, tae kwon do and arts and crafts. Dance classes include 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.

The 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.

Free movie night set for July 20

FMWR will present a free Moonlight Movie, “Jack and the Giant Slayer,” July 20 at Warrior/Sentinel Field. The movie will start at dusk.

Enjoy free popcorn, hot dogs, water and soft drinks, while supplies last.

For more information, call 533.3354 or 266.0254.

Cool off at Right Arm Night

The July 26 Right Arm Night will start at 4 p.m. at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre and is designed to help people “beat the heat.”

Free finger foods, ice cream sundae bar, fruit cones, summer punch and a pay-as-you-go bar will be available. Enter contests. Win prizes.

Right Arm Night 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.

Vendors needed for Fun Festival

FMWR is looking for food, arts and crafts, novelty and other vendors for the 2013 Fun Festival to be held Sept. 27 – 29 at Veterans’ Memorial Park, Sierra Vista.

For more information, call 266.8033 or 533.2404.

ACS offers new parent groups

Army Community Service New Parent Support Program offers the following groups:

• Parent-Tot Play Group is a parent/child interactive play group for parents with a child 3 or younger. The group meets Tuesdays from 9 – 10:30 a.m. at the park across from Burger King, and includes arts and crafts plus opportunities for children to play and have fun.

• Baby Boot Camp is an educational session for parents who are expecting a baby. The group meets the 3rd Thursday of each month, 3 – 4 p.m. in the ACS Conference Room, Building 50010.

• Tot Story Time, for children 0-4, meets the 3rd Thursday of each month, 10 – 10:30 a.m. at ACS. Reading to children while they are in this age range is considered critical to their overall development.

Studies show that children who experience active exposure to language have social and educational advantages over their peers.

These groups are open to all personnel who are identification card holders and are affiliated with Fort Huachuca.

For more information, call 533.8961.




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