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September 28, 2012

News Briefs | September 28, 2012


INTRAMURAL BASKETBALL SEASON BEGINS IN OCTOBER

The final Intramural Basketball meeting will be held Oct. 1, at 10 a.m. in Building 430. Please bring your letter of intent and rosters to the meeting. For more information contact Pam Smith at 951-655-2668, or email at pamela.smith@march.af.mil.

NEXT BUNDLES FOR BABIES CLASS SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER

The Airman and Family Readiness Center will hold its next Bundles for Babies Workshop Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 2 to 4 p.m., in the Mission Support Group conference room at Bldg 2313. The workshop is for all base personnel who are expecting or those with a newborn. Pre-registration is required by e-mailing Valerie Fioretta at valerie.fioretta@us.af.mil.

CASE LOT SALE HELD AT MARCH COMMISSARY

The March Commissary will have their Semi-Annual Parking Lot Case Lot Sale, Oct. 3 through 6, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. More than 175 items will be available at case lot prices. For more information contact, Phil Ruiz at 951-653-2206 ext. 105.

SINGLE AIRMAN’S PROGRAM ANNOUNCES TRIPS SPONSORED BY THE AIRMEN & FAMILY READINESS CENTER

The following trips are open to all base personnel, although priority will be given to single Airmen:

  • Oct. 13 – Indoor Go-Cart Racing in Ontario, capacity 24 (Cost $7.50 for transportation)
  • Oct. 20 – Skydiving in Perris, capacity 10 (FREE)
  • Nov. 10 – Vertical Rock Climbing at Joshua Tree, capacity 24 (FREE)
  • Dec. 15 – Horseback Riding, capacity 24 (FREE)
  • Jan. 12 – Shotguns and Single Airmen (shooting competition), capacity 24  (FREE)

For more information, contact Outdoor Recreation at 951-655-2816.

BEACON SEEKS OPERATIONAL READINESS INSPECTION STORIES

The Beacon will be running a series of informational articles to help prepare for the Operational Readiness Inspection. If you would like to submit a story to help personnel with one or more aspects of the ORI, please send it to 452amw.paworkflow@us.af.mil or darnell.gardner.1@us.af.mil.

2012-2013 FLU SEASON CAMPAIGN KICKS OFF

The 452nd Aeromedical Squadron will be providing flu shots and mist to military members (on military status) —those older than 49-years old must take the shot. Hours of operation are from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, contact Maj. Lorraine Assumma at 951-655-6261.

JOIN RIDESHARE TO PARADISE

Rideshare week will be observed from Oct. 1 through 5.  Pledge to join a group and be entered for a chance to win an iPad, hotel stays, gift cards and more.  For more information contact Paul Pitman at 951-655-5062.

CONSTRUCTION NOTICE

Construction for the new running track and associated buildings is underway at the north end of the base near the softball field. It is imperative that all unauthorized personnel stay out of the area. For everyone’s safety, please use the base 1.5-mile track. For more information, contact Jim Moats, Ground Safety manager at 951-655-4481.

ATTENTION FITNESS INSTRUCTORS!

The March Force Support Squadron is looking for nationally certified yoga and Pilates instructors to teach at the Fitness Center. If interested, please contact Pam Smith at 951-655-2668, or email at pamela.smith@march.af.mil.

ONLINE TRAFFIC SURVEY

The base Civil Engineer is conducting a transportation survey to evaluate existing traffic conditions and transportation needs at March ARB. This survey is anonymous and will be used to better understand existing traffic conditions and identify key areas for future improvements. Please visit http://www.gfnet.com/Survey/TakeSurvey.asp?SurveyID=5M06l54J7734G

KEEPING THE FLAG MAMA SPIRIT ALIVE

Team March members are welcome to pick up where Flag Mama left off, by supporting deploying troops at Hangar 385. Larry and Laurice (widower and daughter) will be continuing Laura’s program. Contact Larry Froehlich, at 951-323-0246 or Laurice Souron at 951-442-9969.

LOOKING FOR SOME EXTRA CASH?

The 452d FSS is looking for Calif., licensed child care providers for UTA weekends. Become an Air Force contractor and make some extra money. Home-based providers are ok. Must pass inspection by an Air Force inspector. Please call Debra McCoy at 951-655-3507 for more info and an application.

452D AMW MILITARY BALL

The 452d AMW Military Ball will be held Nov. 17, at the Pechanga Casino, 45000 Pechanga Parkway, Temecula. Tickets can be purchased from unit representatives. For more information, contact Chief Master Sgt. Krause at 951-655-2685 or email at karen.krause@us.af.mil.

163 RW AIRMAN OF THE YEAR BANQUET

The 163rd Reconnaissance Wing will be presenting its annual Airman of the Year banquet, Saturday, Oct. 13. The event will be held at the Air National Guard hanger, Building 2305, on Airlift Way. The social gathering will begin at 5 p.m. and the official ceremony at 6 p.m. For more information, contact Master Sgt. Oberg at 951-655-2741, Tech. Sgt. Aguirre at 951-655-3080, or Senior Airman Paredes at 951-655-2921.

LEARN TO PREPARE TAXES

Full scholarships are now available to military spouses for the H&R Block Income Tax Course. Bilingual courses are also available. For more information, visit www.hrblock.com/class or call 1-800-472-5625. (Note: Use Coupon Code E8D1E7 when enrolling. If the code is not accepted, ask to be transferred to another district that will accept this code).




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