Events

December 14, 2012

Community Happenings – December 14, 2012

U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West Jazz Ensemble Christmas caroling: Nellis, Creech and the NTTR must have been nice this year! We are receiving some wonderful Christmas Caroling, courtesy of the U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West Jazz Ensemble. They’ll be visiting Nellis today, starting with a 10 a.m. show at the Medical Aid Station followed by the Airman Ministry Center at 10:30 a.m., the Guardian Dining Facility at 11:00 a.m. and then at the Fire Station at 12:30 p.m. The following day, Dec. 14, the band will be caroling at the Medical Center foyer at 10:20 a.m., followed by the Dining Facility at 11:00 a.m., The Club at 11:50 a.m., and then at the Base Exchange at 1:45 p.m. Interested in coming out? All engagements are open to the base population. Please contact 99 ABW Public Affairs for any questions.

Papa John’s Now Open: Papa John’s pizza is now open for business on Nellis Air Force Base.

57 MXS Munitions Flight Quarterly Closed Warehouse Inventory: IAW AFI 21-201, Paragraph 7.11, the Munitions Storage Area will be closed for a wall-to-wall inventory from Dec. 12-18. All issue requests must be submitted no later than close of business Nov. 28. Munitions must be picked up and/or turned in no later than close of business Dec. 11. Emergency issue requests must be approved, in writing, by the group commander or equivalent. Scheduling errors that result in issue requests for daily use and training munitions are not considered an emergency situation. Contact Master Sgt. James Gressick, Master Sgt. Jason Yoder or Tech. Sgt. Casey Olive at Munitions Accountability at 682-1076 or 682-1525.

Deployed Spouses supporting Deployed Spouses: Stay strong during deployments and meet with other deployed spouses. Share ideas, learn coping skills, socialize and more. Meetings are held at the Airman and Family Readiness Center from 11 a.m. to noon the first and third Monday of each month. For more information call (702) 652-3327.

Gate Changes: The Range Road gate will no longer conduct commercial vehicle searches or issue base passes. All commercial traffic will be rerouted to the Area II commercial gate for inspection and all visitors will be processed at the Main Gate Visitor Center 24/7. In addition, the Hollywood and VA gates will close until further notice. Traffic that would normally use the Hollywood gate can use the Tyndall, Main, or Area II gates, while traffic for the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center should use the Range Road gate. Any questions can be addressed to the 99th Security Forces Squadron Base Defense Operations Center at (702) 652-2311.

Jingle Bell 5k Run: The Jingle Bell 5k Run will be held at the Warrior Fitness Center Dec. 14, at 7 a.m. Prizes and awards will be handed out. No registration is required. For more information please contact 652-4891.

Force Support Events

Every Day:

  • The Club serves breakfast Monday – Friday: 6 – 9 a.m. in the Atrium.
  • Both The Club and Time Out Sports Lounge have social hour Monday – Friday: 4 – 6 p.m.

Every Monday:

  • Ready Set Grow at the Airman and Family Readiness Center: 10 a.m.

Every Tuesday:

  • Taco Tuesday at The Club and the Time Out Sports Lounge: 4 – 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday Night Scramble at the Golf Course: 5 p.m.

Every Wednesday:

  • Storytime at the Library: 10:30 a.m.
  • Wine Down Wednesday at The Club and the Time Out Sports Lounge: 4 – 6 p.m.
  • Steak Night at The Club: 5 – 8 p.m.

Every Thursday:

  • Steak Night at the Time Out Sports Lounge: 5 – 8 p.m.

Every Friday:

  • The Club and Time Out Sports Lounge have DJ entertainment: 5 – 10 p.m.

Every Saturday:

  • Club Vibe: 4 – 7 p.m. and 7 – 10 p.m.

Every Saturday and Sunday:

  • The Time Out Sports Lounge is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Every Sunday:

  • Champagne Sunday Brunch at The Club: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Nellis Exchange Holiday Hours

Dec. 17-21:

Fitness center: 8 a.m.

All other facilities normal business hours

Dec. 22-23:

Fitness Center: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

ITT will be closed

Dec. 24:

Crosswinds Dining Facility:

Breakfast: 5 – 8 a.m.

Lunch: 11 a.m.

Dinner: 4:30 – 7 p.m.

Mountain View Dining Facility:

Midnight Meal: 10:30 – Midnight

Fitness Center: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sunrise Vista Golf course: 5:30 a.m. – Noon

All other facilities closed

Dec. 25:

Crosswinds Dining Facility:

Midnight Meal: 11 p.m. – Midnight

Mountain View Dining Facility:

Continental Breakfast: 6:30 – 8: a.m.

Lunch: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Dinner: 3 pm – 5:30 p.m.

All other facilities will be closed

Dec. 26-30

Fitness Center: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The Clubs, Rickenbackers, Red Horse DFAC and Flight Kitchen will be closed

All other facilities normal business hours

Dec. 31

Crosswinds Dining Facility:

Breakfast: 5 – 8 a.m.

Lunch: 11 a.m. -1 p.m.

Dinner: 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Midnight Meal: 10:30 p.m. – Midnight

Fitness Center: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Golf Course: 5:30 a.m. – Dusk

ITT 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

All other facilities will be closed

Jan. 1:

Red Horse DFAC will be closed until Jan. 6, 2013

Crosswinds Dining Facility:

Breakfast: 5 a.m. – 8 a.m.

Lunch: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Dinner: 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Midnight Meal: 10:30 p.m. – Midnight

Fitness Center: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Golf Course: 5:30 a.m. – Dusk

All other facilities will be closed. Normal business hours resume Jan. 2.

For more information go to the Force Support Squadron site.

Chapel Holiday schedule

Protestant services:

Dec. 9, 8 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Christmas Cantata service.

Dec. 16, 8 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Children’s Christmas program

Dec. 23, 8 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Fourth Sunday of Advent service

Dec. 24, 7 p.m. Christmas Eve service

Catholic services:

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Every Sunday from 4 – 4:30 p.m.

Dec. 3, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Advent Labyrinth Experience

Dec. 8, 9:45 a.m. Immaculate Conception Mass

Dec. 10, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Advent Labyrinth Experience

Dec. 24, 5 p.m. Christmas Eve Mass

Dec. 25, 9:45 a.m. Christmas Day Mass

Dec. 31, 5 p.m. Mary Mother of God Mass




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