Events

November 22, 2013

FMWR Briefs – November 22, 2013

Win a turkey at Jeannie’s Diner

Through Sunday, customers can register at Jeannie’s Diner to win one of four free turkeys. The drawing will be held Monday.

For more information, call 533.5759.

Register to win a 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.

SFA schedules 5K Thanksgiving Day

Sports, Fitness and Aquatics will present the Turkey Trot 5K non-competitive run/walk starting at 8 a.m. Nov. 28, Thanksgiving Day, at Lakeside Park.

The event is open to all authorized FMWR patrons and is free to all. Strollers and leashed animals are permitted.

Participation forms must be completed, either at Barnes Field House or the morning of the event at Lakeside Park.

For more information, call 533.3246.

BOSS plans Tucson tasting trips

Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers, or BOSS, has scheduled two “Taste of Tucson” trips for Nov. 30 and Dec. 7. Each trip is open to 12 Fort Huachuca single Soldiers and will feature food tours of Tucson that include at least six different food-tasting stops.

Cost is $40 per trip, per person, and trips leave Murr Community Center at 9:30 a.m., with the tours starting at 11 a.m.

For more information, call 533.8252 or find BOSS on Facebook at www.facebook.com/FtHuachucaBoss.

Military Families to get free Christmas trees

The Christmas SPIRIT Foundation, the FedEx Corp and Army Community Service will present free Christmas Trees for Troops® Dec. 6 and 7 at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre parking lot.

The trees are donated by more than 800 Christmas tree growers from across the United States. They will be available free of charge to military Families with ID card.

Dec. 6, from 7 a.m. – 3 p.m., active duty E5 and below may pick up trees. Then from 3 – 7 p.m., Dec. 6, ALL military Families may pick up trees.

If trees remain, they will be available for pickup Dec. 7 from 8 – 10 a.m. for all ranks.

For more information, call 533.3354 or 533.5714.

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.

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.

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.

Youth basketball registration open

Child, Youth and School Services Youth Sports and Fitness Program personnel are holding registration for basketball for youth 5-15 through Saturday at Parent Central Services, Building 52111.

Cost is $55 per player. A copy of a birth certificate and a valid physical current from the time of actual registration through the end of April, 2013 are required.

CYSS is also holding registration for cheerleading for youth 5-10 through Dec. 16 at Parent Central Services.

Call 533.0738 for a registration appointment for either activity.




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 
Mike Williams

Flooding still underway this year — avoid water runoff problems

Mike Williams Runoff crosses the road during a monsoon storm. Remember to stay safe, and if you see even a small amount of water crossing the roadway, remember to ‘Turn Around, Don’t Drown!’ While rain in a desert climate...
 
 

Antiterrorism Awareness Month: Army community must stay alert

WASHINGTON — A suspicious package arrives in the mail. An employee is acting erratically. A group is seen surveying an Army installation. A social media contact you’ve never met has taken a keen interest in your unit’s movements. The Army community needs to be aware of their surroundings and report anything that seems out of...
 
 

2014 Antiterrorism Awareness Message

What are the dangers which menace us? If any exist they ought to be ascertained and guarded against. ~ James Monroe, 1st Inaugural Address, March 4, 1817 August marks the Army’s fifth annual observance of Antiterrorism Awareness Month. Each year, we improve our defenses through increased threat awareness and organizational and individual protection measures. Throughout...
 

 
U.S. Army photo

New Army PT uniforms result of Soldier feedback

U.S. Army photo Capt. Leala McCollum poses in the Army Physical Fitness Uniform running jacket and pants. WASHINGTON — A new Army Physical Fitness Uniform will become available service-wide, beginning in October next year. It...
 
 

How Office of Soldiers’ Counsel can assist with disability proceedings

The Office of Soldiers’ Counsel, OSC, is an organization of judge advocates and Civilian attorneys/paralegals spread out over 30 locations worldwide, with roughly 200 attorneys and paralegals. The organization has representatives ready to assist Soldiers throughout their disability process, with specific counsel for the Medical Evaluation Board, MEB, stage of their case, and other counsel...
 
 
Maranda Flynn

Fort holds memorial ceremony for recently retired FH police chief

Maranda Flynn Andrew and Lisa Shears carry the remains of Ollie James Shears, the recently retired chief of police with Fort Huachuca’s Directorate of Emergency Services, into the Main Post Chapel, Fort Huachuca, Aug. 8, for ...
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin