Events

July 20, 2012

Community Happenings – July 20, 2012

Settlement of Estate

Any person or persons having claims for or against the estate of Staff Sgt. Antonio Clayton Tucker, assigned to 432nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Creech AFB, Nev. should contact summary court officer, Capt. Zalika R. Mims, 432nd Aircraft Communication Maintenance Squadron, Creech AFB, Nev., at 702-404-0187, or Blackberry, 702-533-0902.

 

NOTAM

Anyone having property belonging to the late Sgt. Maj. Harold D. Billings or who wishes to make claim of indebtedness against Billings should contact Capt. Walter Zdazinsky, the duly appointed summary court martial officer at 702-639-2051.

 

Breastfeeding Support Group

For all moms; expecting, breastfeeding, or interested. Partners and children are very welcome to attend. Join us August 10th, September 14th, October 12th and every 2nd Friday of the month at 5:00 pm in the Family Medicine Residency Lecture Hall (room 1806) in Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center. Join other military moms in discussing our experiences, problems, and solutions in breastfeeding our children. Find a source of information, encouragement, and friendship that can benefit you and your whole family. For more information contact 1Lt Angella Borski at 702-653-3910.

 

Nellis Enlisted Spouses’ Club Drive

The Nellis Enlisted Spouses’ Club invites all Nellis, Creech and NTTR enlisted families to a Membership Drive/Welcome Back Pool Party on Friday, August 10 from 7-9pm at the Olympic Pool 438 Griffiss Ave. Bring the whole family for a free dinner and a swim! Spouses will get a chance to win great prizes! For more information visit facebook.com/nellisenlistedspouses.

 

Base Swap Meet, July 21

The Community Center will host a swap meet in the front parking lot of bldg. 625 starting at 9 a.m. A minimum of eight participants is required to hold a swap meet. Call the Community Center at 652-5014 for more information.

 

World’s Largest Education Expo, July 24

The Department of Defense Worldwide Education Expo has invited all area military members and dependents to attend the world’s largest education expo. This Expo is held once every three years and this is the first time it has been held in Las Vegas. There will be two time slots one at 11:30 a.m – 1:30 p.m. and another at 4 – 6:30 p.m. The Event will be at the MGM Grand Conference Center, on the Las Vegas Strip. ID must be shown in room 106 to receive entry pass.

 

Second Quarter Awards Ceremony, July 27

Airmen from Nellis, Creech, and the Nevada Test and Training Range are invited to attend the Second Quarter Installation Awards ceremony at 2 p.m., July 27, at the Base Theater on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. For more information about this ceremony, contact Master Sgt. Sonya Ferguson at 702-652-9420.

 

Dental Squadron Seeking Qualified Patients

The 99th Dental Squadron residency program is seeking patients requiring multiple dental specialties. Patients must present a need for two or more types of specialty care. Applicants must be a military retiree. If interested, please call Staff Sgt. Gardner at 653-2623 or Airman Vences at 653-2600, or e-mail Staff Sgt. Gardner at taurean.gardner@nellis.af.mil.

 

Lane closures at Satellite Pharmacy

All lanes in the Satellite Pharmacy drive-thru will be closed beginning July 2, until Aug. 10, for a construction improvement project. The drive-thru lanes will re-open on Aug. 13. We apologize for this inconvenience. During the time of construction, pharmacy clients can utilize the Satellite Pharmacy lobby pick-up windows.

 

Nellis Military Clothing Store

The Nellis Military Clothing Store is stocking the rip-stop Airman Battle Uniform. Nellis is one of the first installations to receive this high-demand item. The Rip-Stop ABU is available now.

 

Calendar Events:

Every Tuesday:

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

Every Wednesday:

  • Wingman Wednesday at Time Out Sports Lounge 5 p.m.
  • Grill Your Own Steak at The Club 5 p.m.

Every Thursday:

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

 

Upcoming Events:

July 29, Grand Canyon North Rim Camp Out: Depart Friday, July 29, 10 a.m. and return Sunday afternoon. Enjoy a mule ride, walk or hike the area, visit the historic Grand Canyon Lodge and the General Store. Cost is $90 and includes transportation, food while in camp and all camping equipment. For more information, call Outdoor Recreation at 702-652-8967.

August 11, Horseback Sunset Barbeque and Trail Ride, Spring Mountain and Red Rock. Depart Nellis 5 p.m. and return approximately 9:30 p.m. Cost is $140, and $135 for E-4 and below and children under 12 years of age. For more information, call Outdoor Recreation at 702-652-8967.

Aug. 18, Black Canyon Kayaking Adventure, downriver of Hoover Dam, 12 miles to Willow Beach. Depart Nellis about 6:15 a.m, and return approximately 5:30 p.m. Participants must bring ID and two quarts of water. Cost is $50 and includes transportation, guides, equipment, and all launch fees and lunch; PLAYpass eligible. For more information on weight limits, etc., call Outdoor Recreation at 702-652-8967.

Aug. 19, Custom Boating Adventure. Arrange a kayak, canoe and/or pontoon adventure on the Colorado River or Lake Mead for you and your friends, or family members. Cost depens on details of the adventure; PLAYpass eligible. For more information call Outdoor Recreation at 702-652-8967.

Aug. 25, Bristlecone Loop Trail, 6-mile hike. Starting elevation is 8,600 feet and is rated an easy hike and takes approximately 3 hours to complete. Bring snacks and water, and wear appropriate hiking shoes and clothing. Depart Nellis approximately 8:30 a.m. and return approximately 5:30 p.m. Cost is $10 and is PLAYpass eligible. For more information, call Outdoor Recreation at 702-652-8967.




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