Events

August 28, 2014

FMWR Briefs – August 28, 2014

Register for Steelhead Triathlon

Applications are still available for the 20th Annual Steelhead Triathlon which begins at 6 a.m., Sept. 6 at Irwin Pool.

The triathlon consists of an 800-yard swim, 12-mile bike, and a 5K (3.1-mile) run. This race is limited to the first 144 registrants. Competition includes individual, as well as male, female, and coed teams of three.

For more information, call 520.533.3246.

CDC offers evening child care Sept. 13

New Beginnings Child Development Center will offer “Parents Night Out” Sept.13 from 6 – 10 p.m. Reservations will be taken through Sept. 11. Charges of $16 per child apply. Children must be registered with Child, Youth and School Services.

For registration information, call 520.533.5209 or stop at Building 48101, Smith Street.

Murr schedules parking lot sale

Murr Community Center will present their first “Junk in the Trunk” Sale in the Murr parking lot Sept. 6, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Reserve a spot by Wednesday for $5 for two parking lot spaces and take advantage of this opportunity to sell just about anything.

Music, a jumping castle and concessions will be available during the event.

For more information, call 520.533.2404.

Free movie night set for Sept. 6

FMWR will present a free Moonlight Movie, Sept. 6 at Warrior/Sentinel Field. The movie, “Oculus,” (R), 105 minutes, will start at dusk.

Free popcorn, hot dogs, water and soft drinks will be provided, while supplies last.

For more information, call 520.678.4446 or 520.266.0254.

Fun Festival vendors needed

FMWR personnel seek food, arts and crafts, novelty and other vendors for the 2014 Fun Festival to be held Sept. 26 – 28 at Veterans’ Memorial Park, Sierra Vista.

For more information, call 520.538.0836 or 520.266.8033.

Active Duty: Free Sea World admission

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment™ is honoring the men and women of the U.S. armed services through its Waves of Honor™ military salute program.

The program permits any U.S. active duty military, activated or drilling reservist, or National Guardsman to one complimentary admission per person for military personnel and as many as three direct dependents.

Visit WavesOfHonor.com for program eligibility and to register. For more information, call the MWR Ticket Office at 520.533.2404.

SAC has openings for after-school care

The School-Age Center, located in Building 52056, has several openings in their after-school care program, open to children of military personnel, Department of Defense Civilians and contractors. Children in 1st through 5th grade are eligible.

For more information, call 520.533.7633 or 520.533.7634. To register, call Parent Central Services at 520.533.0738.

Buy advance carnival tickets and save

Advance carnival tickets go on sale Sept. 8 for the 2014 Fun Festival, set for Sept. 26 – 28 at Veterans’ Memorial Park, Sierra Vista. The City of Fun Carnival will be featured, with rides for all ages and thrill levels. Buy in advance and save $3.

Tickets are available at Murr Community Center and Thunder Mountain Activity Centre on Fort Huachuca, and at Safeway and Ace Hardware in Sierra Vista for the price of $9 for 10 tickets. During the carnival, the price will be $12 for 10 tickets.

All-day wristbands are also being sold at all locations for the price of $22 per day. The price will be $25 during the carnival.

For more ticket information, call 520.533.2404.




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