Events

August 9, 2013

FMWR Briefs – August 9, 2013

Blues band will perform at TMAC

Thunder Mountain Activity Centre will present the “Blues, Brews & BBQ” Family Blues Night featuring the Andy T./Nick Nixon Band Sunday, 5 – 7 p.m.

The event is open to all ages, and admission is free. Food for purchase and a pay-as-you-go-bar will also be available.

For more information, call 533.3802 or 533.7322.

U of A Football returns to Fort Huachuca

The University of Arizona Wildcat Football Team will hold pre-season practice at Fort Huachuca. The practices are free and open to the public.

Practices are set for: Thursday – 8 a.m.; Aug. 9 – 11:30 a.m.; and Aug. 10 – 8:30 a.m., all at Warrior/Sentinel Field near Eifler Fitness Center; and Aug. 10 – 5:30 p.m. (scrimmage) at Bujalski Field near Barnes Field House.

For more information, call 533.3354 or 266.0254.

Coaches’ meeting set for flag football

The team coaches meeting for the 2013 Intramural Flag Football Program will be held Aug. 14, 10 a.m. at Barnes Field House. All letters of intent are due at that time. Team rosters will be due Aug. 30, and the program will begin Sept. 3 at 6 p.m. at Barnes Field House.

For more information, contact 533.0041 or thomas.f.lumley.civ@mail.mil.

Free movie set for Aug. 17

FMWR will present a free Moonlight Movie, “The Croods,” Aug. 17 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.

Don’t miss the next Right Arm Night

The theme for the Aug. 23 Right Arm Night is “Kickoff to College Football,” and it will start at 4 p.m. at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre.

Right Arm Nights are free and open to Soldiers, civilians, retirees and Family members 18 and older.

Free finger foods and a pay-as-you-go bar will be available. Enter the contests and win prizes.

For more information, call 533.5642 or 678.4446.

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 on-line at www.OpRisingStar.com. The local competition will be held in September.

For more information, call 533.2404 or 266.8033.

Outdoor pool open weekends only

Irwin Outdoor Pool is now open Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Lap swim is available all day during this time.

The pool will remain open weekends through Labor Day, Sept. 2, then close for the season. It is open to all authorized FMWR patrons.

For more information, call 533.3858.

Register kids now 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, and the fee is $40 per child. Practice begins on or about Aug. 19. To register, call 533.0738.

For more information, call 533.6025 or 533.0711.

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.




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