Events

December 6, 2013

FMWR Briefs – December 6, 2013

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.

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.

Annual ‘Gingerbread House Day’ set

The MWR Arts & Crafts Center will hold their 4th Annual Gingerbread House Day Dec. 14. Families may choose from one of two sessions that day: either 9 a.m. – noon or 2 – 5 p.m.

Participants will create a gingerbread house from real gingerbread, icing and candy. Cost is $25 per house.

For more information or to register, call 533.5550 or stop by the Arts & Crafts Center, Building 52008, Arizona Street.

Murr schedules gingerbread house contest

Registration forms are available now for the Gingerbread House Competition at Murr Community Center.

Contestants can design a unique gingerbread house either at home or at the MWR Arts & Craft’s Center’s Gingerbread House Day. Limit one entry per person. Creations must be made exclusively by the contestant.

Entries must be dropped off Dec. 16 by 5 p.m., and winners will be notified by Dec. 19. Prizes will be awarded to first and second place in four age groups.

For more information or to register, call 533.2404 or stop at Murr CC, Building 51301, Cushing Street.

MWR Rents now open Saturdays

MWR Rents is now open Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., and Saturday, 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.

Murr CC 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.

Join TMAC for lunch

The Thunder Mountain Activity Centre staff invites everyone to join them for their lunch buffet, now served Tuesdays through Fridays, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Cost of the lunch buffet is $8.95 for adults or $4.50 for children 5 – 11. All buffets include salad bar, desserts, rolls and a non-alcoholic beverage.

For more information, call 533.3802 or 533.7322.




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