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March 21, 2014

FMWR Briefs – March 21, 2014

Coaches’ meetings set for softball

The coaches’ meeting for the 2014 Commander’s Cup Softball Program is set for Wednesday, 10 a.m., at Barnes Field House. Letters of intent are due at that time. The season begins April 21 at 6 p.m. at Eifler Sports Complex.  For more information, contact 533.0041 or thomas.f.lumley.civ@mail.mil.

March is National Nutrition Month

Want to find out more about healthy eating and weight management? Sports, Fitness and Aquatics will host a presentation by Registered Dietician Sonia Blodgett covering those subjects March 28, noon – 1 p.m. at Barnes Field House.

This free event is open to all authorized FMWR patrons, but attendance is limited to 30 people. Sign up at the front desk at Barnes FH. Attendees will have the opportunity to win a door prize.  For more information, call 533.2541.

Right Arm Night — don’t miss out

The next Right Arm Night is set to start at 4 p.m. March 28 at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre. Enjoy free finger foods, a pay-as-you-go bar and win prizes in several contests.

Right Arm Night is free and open to those 18 and older, including Soldiers, Civilians, retirees and Family members.  For more information, call 533.5642 or 678.4446.

SFA schedules 5k walk/run

As part of the ongoing Community Health Promotion Council Family Fitness Series, the Sports, Fitness and Aquatics branch will present a 5K walk/run March 29 beginning at 8 a.m. at the Grierson Pool parking area.

This free event is open to everyone. Participants may pre-register at Barnes Field House, Eifler Fitness Center, or register on-site the day of the event.  For more information, call 533.3246 or 533.5031.

CYSS holds youth soccer registration

Child, Youth and School Services Youth Sports and Fitness Program registration for Spring Youth Soccer is ongoing through March 31 for youth 4 – 12.

Cost is $40, and a full CYSS registration and current sports physical are required for participation.

All practices and games will be conducted on the fields located on H Avenue, across from Colonel Johnston Elementary School. Practices will start on or about April 7, and the season will end around June 7.

To register, call Parent Central Services, 533.0738. For more information, call the Youth Sports and Fitness program associates, 533.8385 or 533.0711.

CDC offers evening child care April 5

New Beginnings Child Development Center will offer “Parents Night Out” April 5, 6 – 10 p.m. Reservations will be accepted through April 5.

Cost is $16 per child. Children must be registered with Child, Youth and School Services.

For registration information, call the CDC, 533.5209 or stop at Building 48101, Smith Street, Monday – Friday, 5:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

‘Friday Night Magic’ set for April 11

Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers, or BOSS, will present “Friday Night Magic” Game Night, April 11, 6 – 10 p.m., at Murr Community Center.

For more information, visit the Fort Huachuca BOSS Facebook Page or call 533.8252.

Celebrate the Military Child with MWR

Celebrate the “Month of the Military Child” April 12, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre.

There will be activities for the entire Family, including games, paintball, giveaways, information booths, horse lead-arounds, free lunch, popcorn, Barney’s Backyard Barnyard Petting Zoo and more. Youth can also register to win one of 10 free bikes.  For more information, call 533.0710 or 533.3354.

Discounted tickets available at Murr CC

Murr Community Center offers discounted tickets to Southern California attractions. Stop by for a price sheet. The Murr Ticket Office is open Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.  For more information, call 533.2404.

Youth classes available at SKIES

Child, Youth and School Services SKIESUnlimited Program personnel offer several youth classes, including computer, gymnastics, piano lessons, cooking, karate, tae kwon do and dance.

Participants must be registered with CYSS. Parent Central Services is located in Building 52111, 533.0738.

For more information about the classes, call 533.4823.

Get fit! Take free classes

The Sports, Fitness and Aquatics Division offers 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.

MWR Rents is open Saturdays

MWR Rents is open Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.  For more information, call 533.6707.

Dine at TMAC for lunch

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

Cost 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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