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August 17, 2012

News Briefs | August 17, 2012


RETIREMENT CEREMONY FOR MAJ. GWEN JOAN MORSE

There will be a retirement ceremony for Maj. Gwen Joan Morse at the March Air Reserve Base Cultural Resource Center, 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 9. Attire will be uniform of the day (military) and business casual (civilian). Please R.S.V.P. with Maj. Nixomar Santiago by Aug. 31, by calling 909-684-1664 or email at nixomar.santiago@gmail.com.

LEAGUE OF LATIN AMERICAN CITIZENS MARCH CHAPTER MEETS AUG 18

The March LULAC chapter will meet, Saturday, Aug. 18, 11 a.m. in the Mission Support Group conference room. All are welcome to join them as they set their sights on future goals. Membership applications are being accepted and available at the meeting. For further information, contact chapter president, Senior Master Sgt. Willie Barron at 655-2039 or williebarron6@aol.com.

MARCH ARB CAR & MOTORCYCLE SHOW

The 452d Aircraft Maintenance squadron will be holding the 7th annual March Metal Car and Motorcycle show, Saturday, Sept. 8, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, contact Master Sgt. Phil Tibbs at philip.tibbs@us.af.mil.

ARE YOU READY TO GET DIRTY?

The 2nd annual Defender’s Dash Mud Run will be held at the largest mud pit in southern Calif., 16791 Davis Ave., Riverside, Calif., 8 a.m., Sept. 15. For more information on registration dates and costs, contact Maj. Al Knapp at 951-655-3379, Capt. John Jordan at 951-655-7075 or Capt. Mark Johnson at 951-655-5448.

You can also visit the website at www.defendersdashmudrun.com.

SIGN UP FOR THE 752D MDS GOLF TOURNEY

The 752nd Medical Squadron will hold its first golf tournament at the General Old Golf Course, 16700 Village West Drive, Riverside, Calif., 9:45 a.m., Sept. 7. Trophy and prizes will be awarded for first place contestants. For payment and registration information, contact Staff Sgt. Blake Bartee at 562-458-6477 or Senior Master Sgt. Tammy Haro at 951-655-5628.

SEPTEMBER YELLOW RIBBON EVENT

Registration will soon open for the September Yellow ribbon event. The event will be held from Sept. 14 to 16 in Salt Lake City, Utah, and will host programs, resources, referrals and services to minimize stress on families during all phases of deployment. For more information, contact Tech. Sgt. Margarita Jimenez at 951-655-2571 or email at margarita.jimenez@us.af.mil.

SINGER AND MASTER OF CEREMONIES NEEDED FOR MILITARY BALL

Auditions for a Master of Ceremonies and a National Anthem singer for the Nov. 17 military ball will be held Saturday, Sept. 8 at Sally’s Alley. Singing auditions are scheduled from 10 to 11 a.m. and Master of Ceremonies auditions are scheduled from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Those interested should contact Chief Master Sgt. Krause at 951-655-2685 or email her at karen.krause@us.af.mil.

5K RUN VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

The March Fitness Center, America’s Kids/Adult Run and the First Sergeants’ Association are hosting a 9/11 Remembrance 5K on the morning of the Military Appreciation Picnic, Sept. 8. The event will begin with registration at 6:30 a.m. and the 5K will start at 8 a.m. Volunteers are needed to assist with set-up/tear down, manning of water stations, registration, distribution of T-Shirts and timekeepers. If you are interested in volunteering, contact Master Sgt. Karen Stanley-Wolfe at 951-655-7053 or email her at karen.stanleywolfe@us.af.mil. Runners are encouraged to preregister at www.americaskidsrun.org. Registration is open now!

ATTENTION MARCH RUNNERS-UPDATE!

A note from Lt. Col. Kraiger on ORE support: Runners on ADVON or part of maintenance generation should still be able to participate in the marathon and be back in time to process for the ORE. Maj. Brockshus is working to pre-process affected runners on Sep. 13, so they can travel to the event and return Sunday, Sep. 16. Upon return, they will be given a chalk report time. For more information on availability or to inquire about lunches for the flight to the marathon, contact Chief Master Sgt.Terry L. Luzader, chief, NAF Aviation Resource Functional Manager at 951-655-7608.

452D AMW MILITARY BALL

The 452d AMW Military Ball will be held Nov. 17, at the Pechanga Casino, 45000 Pechanga Parkway. Room reservations can be made at www.penchaga.com or call 877-711-2WIN, option 1. Participants are required to use group/block code: SUSAF1112 and mention, USAF 452d Military Ball group, when reserving. Deadline for reservations is Oct. 17. Limited rooms have been blocked and are on a first-come-first-served basis. For more information, contact Chief Master Sgt. Krause at 951-655-2685 or email at karen.krause@us.af.mil.




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