Events

May 4, 2012

Community Happenings May 4, 2012

Releasing information to the public: All Air Force military and civilian personnel, including Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve personnel on active duty, and civilians under DOD contract who are stationed at Nellis Air Force Base and who intend to release military related information to the public should contact the Nellis Public Affairs Office at 702-652-2750 and request a Security and Policy Review of their information. The security and policy review program, established by the Secretary of Defense, is designed to protect the U.S. Government, Department of Defense and individual DOD members. The program provides expert review of information proposed by DOD members for public release to ensure it does not contain classified material and does not conflict with established DOD or national policy.

Trespass Notice: The Nellis Small Arms Ranges are located on a 32-square-mile area at the north end of Range Road. This property is set aside for small arms firing and could present a serious danger to trespassers. Unexploded ordinance could be located throughout the area and would pose a hazard if handled by untrained personnel. Trespassing on the ranges or any unauthorized entry into the range complex is illegal. For more information on range boundaries or to report instances of trespassing, contact the Nellis Combat Arms Section at 702-652-5562 or 702-652-7644 or the Nellis Law Enforcement Desk at 702-652-2311 or 702-652-2312.

 

Weekly  Events Around Nellis 

Every Tuesday: 

  • Social Hour at Time Out Sports Lounge 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Pizza Buffet at Time Out Sports Lounge 11 a.m.
  • Specialty Burger Night at Time Out Sports Lounge 5 p.m.

 

Every Tuesday-Friday: 

  • Major League Baseball
  • Taco Buffet at Time Out Sports Lounge 11 a.m.
  • Dollar Daze at Bowling Center 4 p.m.
  • Cook Your Own Steak at Time Out Sports Lounge 5 p.m.

 

Every Wednesday:

  • Scrapbooking at Arts and Crafts 10 a.m.
  • Sunrise Scramble at Golf Course at 5:30 p.m.
  • Story Time at Library 10:30 a.m.
  • Wingman Night at Time Out Sports Lounge 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Tinkering Tumblers at Youth Center 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (45 minutes per age group from 18 months to 3 years. Cost is $25 per month for four classes.)
  • Cook Your Own Steak at the Club 5 p.m.

 

Every Thursday: 

  • Cook Your Own Steak at Time Out Sports Lounge 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Dollar Daze at the Bowling Center 4 p.m.

 

Every Friday: 

  • Thunder Alley at Bowling Center 9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

 

Every Saturday:

  • Club Vibe at Bowling Center 4 p.m.  to 7 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

 

Every Sunday: 

  • Skeet League at Gun Club 8:30 a.m.
  • Family Day at Bowling Center 11 a.m.

 

Special Events

Check the Force Support Schedule of Events online at www.nellis.af.mil for special events coming your way.”

May 11 is Military Spouse Appreciation Day. There will be a celebration at The Club from 4 – 8 p.m. Anyone with base access is welcome to attend. Events include Hula and line dancing, make up demonstrations, cupcake decorations, a fashion show and more. For more information on Military Spouse Appreciation Day call (702)644-2582.

 

Other Events

May 5: Scotty’s Castle Trip.  Join Outdoor Recreation on a living history tour of Death Valley Ranch also known as Scotty’s Castle. Cost is $35.00; Ages 6-12 and E1-E4 $25.00; Ages 5 and under FREE. Price includes transportation, tour tickets, and a picnic lunch. Departure at 8 a.m.; Return around 8 p.m. Trip is PLAYpass eligible.

May 5: Mayweather vs. Cotto.  Stop by the Time Out Sports Lounge to catch the Mayweather vs.Cotto boxing match. Doors open at 4 p.m. Club members are free; non club members $5.

May 7: Deployed Spouses Supporting Deployed Spouses is held at the Airman and Family Readiness Center the first and third Monday of every month from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Meet other deployed spouses and share ideas, learn coping skills, socialize and more.  Call the A&FRC, 652-3327 for details.

May 7, 14 and 21: Preparation for Parenthood is a free four -week course, 6 to 8:30 p.m. for first-time expectant parents. Topics include budgeting for a new baby, caring for a newborn, breast/bottle feeding, child safety, infant CPR, and child development. Call the Airman and Family Readiness Center at 652-3327 to sign up.

May 11: Military Spouse Appreciation Day will be held at The Club from 4 to 8 p.m. Join us for an evening of celebration! This event will be loaded with prizes, food, and fun-filled demonstrations and information to promote self-improvement!

May 12: Red Rock Canyon Hike/ Picnic.  Travel with Outdoor Recreation on a family friendl6y adventure to Red Rock Canyon. Learn about the Canyon’s desert environment and select which trails to explore. Cost is $15; $5 for 12 years old and under. Cost includes transportation, a picnic lunch, and entrance fee. Departure is 8 a.m.; Return at about 3 p.m. PLAYpass eligible.

May 13: Mother’s Day Golf Tournament.  Sunrise Vista Golf Course will be hosting a golf tournament open to all women and women only. Sign up by May 10, for the 9:30 a.m., tee time. Call 652-4497 for more information.

May 19: Black Canyon Kayaking. This adventure begins downriver from Hoover Dam and continues 12 miles down the Colorado River to Willow Beach. Planned stops include sauna cave, Boy Scout Canyon, Arizona Hot Springs and other points of interest. Participants must bring ID card and at least 2 quarts of water per person. Cost $50, includes transportation, guides, equipment, launch fees and lunch; PLAYpass eligible. Showtime 6:15 a.m., return around 5:30 p.m. Weight limits: tandem kayak = 500 pounds, canoe = 1,000 pounds (canoes available upon request).

May 20: Customized Boating Adventure.  Arrange a kayak, canoe and/or pontoon boat adventure on the Colorado River or the lake for your family and/or friends. Cost depends on the details of the adventure; possibly PLAYpass eligible. Call 652-8967 for more information. Time to be determined.

May 24: Memorial Day BBQ at Crosswinds Dining Facility.  Stop by the Crosswinds Dining Facility from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a hot and fresh BBQ meal. Open to all meal cards and authorized dining facility patrons.




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