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June 27, 2014

FMWR Briefs – June 27, 2014

TMAC closed first week in July

Thunder Mountain Activity Centre, including the lunch buffet, will be closed from Tuesday – July 7. The lunch buffet will re-open July 8.

For more information, call 520.533.3802 or 520.533.7322.

Diner/Desert Lanes open July 4 holiday

Jeannie’s Diner and Desert Lanes will be open July 4 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Stop in and enjoy a snack, burger or milkshake, or bowl a few games in air conditioned comfort before heading downtown for the fireworks.

For more information, call 520.533.5759 or 520.533.2849.

Auditions set for children’s theatre

Auditions for the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “Treasure Island” are scheduled for July 7 starting at 9 a.m. at Colonel Johnston Elementary School. Students from first – eighth grade are encouraged to sign up to audition. Children must first be registered with Child, Youth and School Services.

Missoula Children’s Theatre touring productions are complete with costumes, scenery, props and makeup. The MCT Tour actors/directors will conduct rehearsals throughout the week.

More than 50 local students will be cast in the production to be presented on July 12, 7 p.m., also at Colonel Johnston Elementary School.

For more information, call 520.533.4823.

SFA schedules free family pool carnival

Sports, Fitness and Aquatics will host the Family Pool Carnival Day July 12, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Irwin Pool. The event is free to authorized FMWR patrons.

Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy the day’s events that include free food to the first 100 participants, raft races, rock wall races, goldfish fishing and lifeguard dunking.

For more information, call 520.533.3858.

Register for military racquetball tourney

The Military Racquetball Federation is now accepting entries for the Fort Huachuca Military Racquetball Tournament set for July 11 – 13 at Barnes Field House.

The tournament is open to all military personnel and Department of Defense ID cardholders. Entry fee is $25 and includes a meal Saturday/Sunday.

Enter online or print entry form at http://www.r2sports.com/tourney/home.asp?TID=12736.

For more information, contact 520.732.0293 or shafeman27@yahoo.com.

CDC offers evening child care July 12

New Beginnings Child Development Center will offer “Parents Night Out” July 12, 6 – 10 p.m.

Reservations will be taken through July 10. Charges of $16 per child apply. Children must be registered with Child, Youth and School Services.

For registration information, call the CDC at 520.533.5209 or stop at Building 48101, Smith Avenue, Monday – Friday, 5:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Back to School Fair set for July 17

Fort Huachuca will hold the Back to School Fair, July 17, noon – 6 p.m. at General Myer Elementary School. Information will be provided about the following: local area schools, school registration, extracurricular activities, clubs, sports, school support services, special needs services, tutoring and more.

Children/youth who attend have the chance to register to win school supply packages. Fair organizers encourage parents to bring their child’s shot records to receive immunizations and make appointments for health screenings.

For more information, call 520.533.0874.

Outdoor pool now open

Irwin Outdoor Pool is open for the season. Operating hours are: Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; and federal and training holidays, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. The pool is open to all authorized FMWR patrons.

For more information, call 520.533.3858. 

Army 10-Miler qualifying races set

The final qualifying race for the 2014 Army 10-Miler will be conducted Aug. 2 beginning at 7 a.m. at Brainard Road, west of the Joint Interoperability Test Command.

Active duty personnel who will be assigned to Fort Huachuca as of Oct. 12 are eligible to try out. Entry is free and registration will be held the day of the event.

The Army 10-Miler will be held Oct. 12 in Washington D.C.

For more information, call 520.533.3180. 

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 520.533.6707. 

Reserve RAP time

The Recreational Adventure Park, The RAP, is now open by reservation only. Cost is $25 per half hour, or $50 per hour for unlimited hitting.

Monday – Friday, call MWR Rents, 520.533.6707, for reservations. Saturday and Sunday, call the Sportsman’s Center, 520.533.7085 or 520.732.9310.

The facility is located off Hatfield Street, across from the Mini Mall at Pauley Field.

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, 520.533.0738.

For more information about the classes, call 520.533.4823. 

Join TMAC for lunch

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

Tuesdays, they offer “TMAC Delight” with roast beef, chicken caprese, mashed potatoes, rice and vegetables; Wednesday features “Tangy BBQ,” with Texas barbecued pork spareribs, barbecued chicken, pinto beans, collard greens and rice; Thursday features German food, with “Taste of the Rhine;” and Friday’s feature is “Down-home Delight” with fried chicken, fried catfish, macaroni and cheese, baked beans and more.

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 520.533.3802/7322.




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