Base blood drive
Donate blood at the times and locations below:
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the 56th Civil Engineer Squadron
8 a.m. to noon at the 607th Air Control Squadron
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Bldg. 913
1 to 5 p.m. at Bldg. 917
2 to 6 p.m. at the 62nd Aircraft Maintenance Unit
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Medical Group building
Noon to 4 p.m. at 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron Ammo
Noon to 4 p.m. at Bldg. 219
Sign up online to donate at 222.bloodhero.com, sponsor code LUKE or call 877-UBS-HERO (877-827-4376). For more information, call 1st Lt. Ambrosia Tomaino at 623-856-3104.
The 2nd Annual MDG “Tune Up for Health” Car Show is
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 1 at Club Five Six. The committee is looking for muscle cars, classic cars, hot rods, motorcycles, sand rails and decked out lifted vehicles expected to arrive by 6:30 a.m. and be on display until 2 p.m. Nov. 1 and 8 to noon Nov. 2 at Retiree Appreciation Day. To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Include photos of the vehicle.
The thrift shop will open at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday and Friday for sales and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for consignments starting Wednesday.
The Luke Officers Spouses Club will hold the September function at 11 a.m. Sept. 18 at Thunderbolt Lanes. RSVP to the evite or for more information, email Cindy at LukeOSCReservations@gmail.com.
The Air Force Sergeants Association Cactus Eagle Chapter 1260 will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Club Five Six Barcelona Room. For more information, go to www.afsa1260.com or call Master Sgt. Dustin Withrow at 623-856-2985.
Calling all vets
The Nov. 1 issue of the Thunderbolt will be a special Veterans Day edition containing the stories of those who have served. If you would like your story told, or know of someone whose story should be told, email email@example.com. For more information, call 623-856-5853.
Give parents a break
The 56th Force Support Squadron Child Development Center and the Youth Center are offering free childcare once a month in a safe, age-appropriate learning environment. The service is for active-duty Air Force families who are experiencing stress due to a temporary duty assignment, deployment or unique hardships associated with military life to take a break. This free childcare service is offered 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 14, Oct. 19, Nov. 16 and Dec. 21. Reservations must be made by todday for Sept. 14, Oct. 11 for Oct. 19, Nov. 8 for Nov. 16 and Dec. 13 for Dec. 21. Reservations are granted on a first come, first served basis. Lunch and a snack are included. To make reservations at the CDC for children from infant to 5 years, call (623) 856-6338. To make reservations at the youth center for children ages 6 to 12, call (623) 856-7471. The schedule is subject to change.
New library hours
The Luke Air Force Base Library new hours are 9:30 to
7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays as of Monday. The library will be closed federal holidays and Sundays. For more information, call 623-856-7191.
Community service projects
Those interested in getting involved with a community service project, call Aaron Scherle at HandsOn Greater Phoenix at 602-595-6617 or go to http://www.handsonphoenix.org.
The Luke Experience is looking for adults, ages 18 and older, who are interested in acting, singing, improvisation and backstage support. For more information, call 480-414-8129.