Events

November 8, 2013

FMWR Briefs – November 8, 2013

Win a turkey at Jeannie’s Diner

From now to Nov. 24, customers can register at Jeannie’s Diner to win one of four free turkeys. The drawing will be held Nov. 25.

For more information, call 533.5759.

Check out Vet’s Day weekend specials

FMWR will observe Veterans Day with weekend specials of free services to active duty, Family members and retired military at the following facilities:

Today, Family and MWR Rents (533.6707) will offer half-price rentals.

Tomorrow, the Arts and Crafts Center (533.2015/533.5550) will provide free do-it-yourself time. Sunday, The Sportsman’s Center (533.7085) will allow free paintball field time and free shotgun rental for trap and skeet, and The RAP (533.7085/732.9310) will provide free use of the batting cages.

Monday, Desert Lanes (533.2849) will offer free bowling and shoes; Buffalo Corral (533.5220) will hold a free trail ride; and Mountain View Golf Course (533.7088) will offer free golf and cart rental.

Tuesday, Thunder Mountain Activity Centre (533.3802) will provide their lunch buffet for half price.

All free services will be limited to available time and space to be determined by each facility, so early reservations are recommended.

Register to win dirt bike

FMWR and Sierra Cycles want to help put a “toy under the tree” by giving away a 2013 Kawasaki KLX 140 ADF dirt bike, valued at $2,999, Dec. 14 at the NOEL holiday event.

Authorized MWR patrons over 18 years will have the opportunity to register for a chance to win the dirt bike at several upcoming events, and a “traveling registration” box which will move between various MWR facilities. In addition, patrons can also register at Sierra Cycles, Sierra Vista.

For more information, call 533.5642 or 678.4446 or check the MWR website at www.mwrhuachuca.com.

Murr changes hours

Murr Community Center has new operation hours: Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Friday, 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Saturday, noon – 9 p.m.; and Sunday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. The Murr Ticket Office is open Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.

For more information, call 533.2404.

Ready for some football?

The annual “Turkey Bowl” football game is set for Nov. 22 starting at 2:30 p.m. at Warrior/Sentinel Field. The 11th Signal Soldiers will take on the 111th MI Brigade in gridiron action.

Admission is free, but everyone is asked to bring a non-perishable food item to help replenish the Chaplain’s Food Locker.

For more information, call 533.3354 or 266.0254.

Right Arm Night will follow Turkey Bowl

Don’t miss the next Right Arm Night following the Turkey Bowl Nov. 22 and starting at 4 p.m. at Warrior/Sentinel Field.

RAN is free and open to Soldiers, civilians, retirees and Family members 18 and older. There will be sponsor goodies and prizes, free finger foods and a pay-as-you-go bar.

For more information, call 533.5642 or 678.4446.

MWR Rents adds Saturday hours

MWR Rents has announced new hours of operation. In order to accommodate the needs of their customers, the facility has added off-duty hours.

They are now open Monday – Friday, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

For more information, call 533.6707.

NOEL event scheduled for Dec. 13, 14

FMWR will present “NOEL” — Night of Extraordinary Lights — Dec. 13 and 14, 4 – 10 p.m. at Mountain View Golf Course. This free event is open to everyone.

Activities include: hay rides to view light displays; ice skating rink (skates provided); photos with Santa; holiday movies; letters to the North Pole and more.

Food and drinks will be available to purchase and craft vendors will be on hand for holiday shopping.

For more information, call 538.0836 or 533.5714.




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