Events

August 3, 2012

Community Happenings – August 3, 2012

Settlement of Estate

Any person or persons having claims for or against the estate of Senior Airman Derek Weston Moore, assigned to the 757th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Nellis AFB, should contact Summary Court Officer, 2nd Lt. Noah G. Demerly, 757th AMS at (702) 652-9010.

 

Nellis Exchange “Sound Off Survey” scheduled

Nellis shoppers’ opportunity to participate in the 2012 Customer Satisfaction Index is coming to the Exchange Aug. 4-25. During this time, troops and their families are encouraged to visit the Exchange to provide feedback on locally available services. Beyond improving the Exchange benefit, shoppers who participate will also receive a coupon worth $5 off their next purchase at the Exchange. The Exchange wants to hear from as many shoppers as possible. For more information on this survey, call Amy Antunes (702)643-3549 x215 , or e-mail her at Antunes@aafes.com.

 

Back to School Brigade

The Back to School Brigade is scheduled for 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 11 at the Floyd Edsell Training Center (Clark County Armory) located at 6400 Range Rd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89115 (flyer attached). Backpacks and school supplies will be provided to children of service members of all ranks. Military ID is required. Visit www.operationhomefront.net/nevada to register by Aug. 6. Pre-registered families will be allowed to collect their backpacks from 10 a.m.-noon, while nonregistered families will pick up their backpacks noon – 2 p.m. Three iPads will be raffled off during the event. Call Operation Homefront at (702) 449-9987 for more information.

 

Creating an account with Tutor.com for Military Families

Creating the account has never been easier. Starting this month, all military families go through the same online registration process regardless of their service branch affiliation. New users can go to http://cts.vresp.com/c/?Tutor.com/d42906ea0d/740b16081c/e673731971 to create an account. They simply click on the appropriate button, certify their eligibility, answer a few quick questions about their family military status and location, and connect to a professional tutor within minutes. Note: users who have accounts already can continue to use them.

 

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 p.m. 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 7-9 p.m. 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.

 

Lane closures at Satellite Pharmacy

All lanes in the Satellite Pharmacy drive-thru will be closed 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.

 

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:

August 4: NRA Personal Protection outside the home. Join Outdoor Recreation for a two day course to learn the skills, knowledge and attitude for avoiding confrontation outside the home. Also learn the safe, effective and responsible use of a handgun for self defense. Class location will be at Gun Fighter Village in Area 2. Class begins at 8 a.m.; cost is $150; PLAYpass eligible. Call Outdoor Recreation, 652-8967 for more information.

August 5: Nellis Bowling Lanes, Monthly Scotch Doubles. Nellis Lanes will be having the monthly Scotch Doubles blind draw tournament starting at 12 p.m. Tournaments are held the first Sunday of every month. Entry fee is $12 per person. A minimum of 12 participants is needed to run the tournament. Call 652-2170 for more information.

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.

August 13: Missoula Children’s Theater Auditions. Auditions for children grades 1-12 will be held at the base theater at 4 p.m. Attendance at this audition is mandatory for all who wish to participate in the production of “The Secret Garden” Cast members will be announced same day shortly after auditions are complete. Call 652-5014 for more information.

August 17: Missoula Children’s Theater Presents “The Secret Garden” Performance. The Community Center brings you “The Secret Garden” presented by the Missoula Children’s Theater. Be in your seats at 6 p.m. and prepared to be entertained.




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