Bluefin LLC, a roof asset management company, has been contracted by HQ/ACC (Contract FA4890-11-D-0002) to survey, evaluate, and perform minor maintenance on all roof sections at Nellis AFB. Bluefin will have teams of inspectors speaking with facility managers and accessing these roofs using ladders, lifts and access hatches. If you have any questions, the Project Manager for Bluefin is Steve Milhollin, cell phone 706-809-0389. The anticipated dates for this contract are 28JAN2013-01MAR2013”.
New Pharmacy Copays: New TRICARE Pharmacy prescription copayments will take effect Feb. 2013. Prescription costs are based on the prescription type and where the prescription is filled. There will be some increase to current prescription costs. For more information call the TriCare office at (702)653-2129 or visit www.tricareonline.com.
DLA Closure: The DLA Disposition Services Office (formerly known as DRMO) will be closed from Feb. 18. through M arch 1.. It will reopen on March 4. This is due to the DLA Disposition Services updating our inventory process.
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 are closed 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.
2013 Grid Iron Tournament: Feb. 2. The annual Grid Iron Tournament at Sunrise Vista Golf Course is back! Entry fee is $45.00 for Annual Members and $55.00 for Non Golf Course Members. Price includes Entry Fee, Cart Fee Range, Prizes and Food. Shot-gun start at 0830, make your own 4’somes. Format will be Individual Stroke Play flighted. Will be final Match of Grid Iron Series.
Pahrump Winery Tastings: Feb. 2. This adventure visits two wineries, the Pahrump Valley Winery and the Sanders Family Winery. At the tasting tables you will sample award-winning wines and snack on cheese and crackers. At the gift shops you may purchase souvenirs of this novel experience. A lunch stop at a local restaurant between wineries may be included. The trip departs at 0900 hours and returns late afternoon. Cancellation Deadline is 1300 hours on 25 Jan 2013. Cost is $35.00 and includes a personalized bottle of wine. Note: Participants are responsible for getting themselves home safely. Do Not Drink & Drive. PLAYpass eligible
TimeOut Sports Lounge, UFC 156: Your TimeOut Sports Lounge will be showing the UFC fight Aldo vs. Edgar. Be sure to come by and try some of the new items on our tasty menu. Fun starts at 6 p.m.
Super Bowl Sunday: Feb 3. Cheer for your favorite team at TimeOut Sports Lounge. Doors will open 1 p.m. Enjoy Grill and Drink Specials throughout all four quarters of the game. Snacks will also be served.
Preparation for Parenthood at the Chapel: Feb. 4. This is a 4-week course held every Monday for 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 A&FRC at 652-3327 to register. Start time is 6 p.m.
Intramural Basketball: Feb. 4. Pick your top players and compete at the 5 on 5 basketball tournament games from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Warrior Fitness Center. Call 652.4891 for more detailed information and scheduling.
Moving Out of the Dorms: Feb. 6: Determine what you have and what you need to set up housekeeping, and figure what it will actually cost you to live off-base besides rent and utilities. Project a budget for living off base and learn how to start your BAH. Start time is 10:00 a.m.
FREE Deployed & Remote Family Dinner at Crosswinds Dining Facility: Feb. 6, From 5:30 to 7 p.m. Meet and socialize with other deployed and remote families and get a night off from cooking! Call the Airman & Family Readiness Center at 652-3327 to register.
Youth Photography Class: Feb.7. Youth welcome to learn about cameras and how to take pictures. This 2 hour class will start promptly at 5:30 p.m. Classes will be $15 for members and $25 for nonmembers.
Red Cross Wilderness First Aid: Feb. 8 and 9: Wilderness First Aid certification: topics include Primary & Secondary Assessments; Head, Neck & Spinal Injuries; Heat-Related Emergencies; Hypothermia; Altitude-Related Illnesses; Allergies & Anaphylaxis; Burns; Bone & Joint Injuries; Wounds & Wound Infection. A current adult CPR/AED certification is required before participating in this 16-hour course. Classes will be at the Outdoor Adventure classroom from 0800 to 1700 hours daily. Cost $95.00
Common Sense Parenting: Feb. 8. Join the Airman and Family Readiness Center for a 4-week Common Sense Parenting course focused on toddlers and pre-schoolers. Learn practical, skill-based parenting that can be applied to every family. All parents will receive a free copy of the Common Sense Parenting book at the end of the sessions. Call the A&FRC at 652-3327 to register.
Kids’ Club Membership Afternoon: Feb. 9. All Children welcomed from 2-5 p.m. Bring the kids to enjoy a tasty buffet at The Club. Children 8 and under eat for free. There will be a buffet for both adults and children along with a movie, bouncy castle, balloon art and face painting. The price is $8.95 for non-members and $6.95 for members. Call The Club at 652-9188 for more details.
Guys and Gals Golf Scramble: Feb. 10. Couples, let’s play some golf! Sunrise Vista is the place for couples fun. Join us in a 18 hole scramble. $65 per couple | $55 annual members. Start time is 1200. Price includes Green Fee, Cart Fee, Range, Prizes and Dinner. Call 652. 4497 for more information.
Preparation for Parenthood at the Chapel: Feb. 11. This is a 4-week course held every Monday for 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 A&FRC at 652-3327 to register. Start time is 6 p.m.
Cupid Shuffle 5k Run: Feb. 14. This Valentine’s Day show off your fitness at the monthly 5k run. Run will start at 7 a.m.
Youth Photography Class: Feb. 14. Youth welcome to learn about cameras and how to take pictures. This 2 hour class will start promptly at 5:30 p.m. Classes will be $15 for members and $25 for nonmembers.
Common Sense Parenting: Feb. 5. Join us for Common Sense Parenting, a four week course to learn practical, skill-based parenting.
Force Support Events
- 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.
- Ready Set Grow at the Airman and Family Readiness Center: 10 a.m.
- 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.
- 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.
- Steak Night at the Time Out Sports Lounge: 5 – 8 p.m.
- The Club and Time Out Sports Lounge have DJ entertainment: 5 – 10 p.m.
- 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.