Events

May 31, 2013

Community Happenings – May 31, 2012

Don’t be Afraid of the Dark ‘Glow Ball’: Don’t be afraid of the dark ‘glow ball’ tournament at the Sunrise Vista Golf Course. Registration opens at 5:30p.m. June 7, shotgun start will be at 7:30 p.m. For more information contact Veronica at 702-998-2374.

Changes at the Crosswinds Dining Facility: The Crosswinds Dining Facility is limiting carryout service to all patrons with the exception of security forces, fire fighters and emergency services personnel.

57th Wing blood drive: May 31 the 57th Wing will be holding a blood drive at the Outdoor Recreation Center 8 a.m.-3 p.m.  Walk-ins and appointments are accepted.  Please contact Staff Sgt. Arthur at (701) 652-1661 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

North Nellis coalition: The North Nellis coalition family day celebration is June 15 in the Walmart parking lot at 4350 N. Nellis Blvd. Festivities run 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

4th annual Enlisted Combat Dining-in: The 4th annual Enlisted Combat Dining-In is schedule for Sept. 6 at Freedom Park. Come take part in the festivities, tickets will be available for pre-sale mid-July through September. Cost is $5 for E1-E4; $10 for E5-E6; and $15 for E7-E9.

Nellis Youth Center summer camp: Registration is now taking place for the Youth Center’s summer camp. The camp is open to all children who have completed kindergarden and older.  Camp will include activities such as swimming, art, sports/fitness, life skills and field trips.  Meals will be included.  Fees are based on total family income.  Parents can register for the camp at www.myfirst.com or by calling (702) 652-9307.

2014 Medical Service Corps accession board: The Medical Services Corps supports the provision of health care to all active-duty service members and all other authorized Department of Defense beneficiaries during peacetime and contingencies. MSC officers serve as professional health care administrators throughout the world in various positions in clinics, hospitals, major commands, air staff, and the Defense Department. Interested applicants should email questions to afpc.dpams1@us.af.mil. Additional program information can be located on the Air Force Medical Service and Air Force Recruiting Service websites. Forms must be submitted by Aug. 13, 2013.

57th MXS Munitions Flight Quarterly Closed Warehouse Inventory: In accordance with AFI 21-201, Conventional Munitions Maintenance Management, paragraph 7.11, the Munitions Storage Area will be CLOSED for a wall-to-wall inventory from June 3 to 10.  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. For more information, contact Master Sgt. Ryland, Master Sgt. Yoder or Tech. Sgt. Bruce at Munitions Accountability, DSN 682-1343 or (702) 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.

Force Support Events

Every Monday:

  • Breakfast at The Club 7 a.m.
  • Ready Set Grow at the Youth Center 10 a.m.

Every Tuesday:

  • Breakfast at The Club 7 a.m.

Every Wednesday:

  • Breakfast at The Club 7 a.m.
  • Storytime at the Library 10:30 a.m.
  • Grill Your Own Steak at The Club 5 p.m.

Every Thursday:

  • Breakfast at The Club 7 a.m.

Every Friday:

  • Breakfast at The Club 7 a.m.
  • Social hour at the Robin’s Roost 4 p.m.

Every Saturday:

  • Robin’s Roost open 4 p.m.-10 p.m.

June 1: Base championship golf at Sunrise Vista Golf Course: This two-day Championship, June 1 and June 2, will start at 7:30 a.m. both days. Categories include active duty, retired, DOD and open play. Entry fee of $30 per player includes food on both days and prizes. Green fee, cart fee and range are extra. For more information, contact the golf shop at (702) 652-4497
June 1: Cathedral Rock Hike: This is a five-mile roundtrip hike shaded by Ponderosa Pine, White Fir and Aspen. Enjoy the three-tiered waterfall on the way to the top of the rock where unmatched views of the Vegas Valley and Kyle Canyon can be seen. This is an easy/moderate hike. Bring water/snacks and your best hiking gear. Trip departs at 8:30 a.m. and returns about 3:30 p.m. Cost $10, contact outdoor recreation at (702) 652-2514.
June 4: Resume tips and job search class: This class will be held at the Airman and Family Readiness Center from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Get the latest trends on resume styles, interviewing techniques and how to network. To register, call (702) 652-3327.
June 5: Moving Up and Out of the Dorms: 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 basic allowance for housing. Start time is 10 a.m. at the Airman and Family Readiness Center.
June 5: Free Deployed & Remote Family Dinner at the Crosswinds Dining Facility: Dinner runs 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Meet and socialize with other deployed and remote families and get a night off from cooking. To register, call the Airman and Family Readiness Center at (702) 652-3327.
 
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