Events

August 2, 2013

Community Happenings – August 2, 2012

Every Monday:

  • Ready Set Grow at the Youth Center 10 a.m.

Every Wednesday:

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

Every Thursday:

  • Walk-in GI Bill briefing 2 p.m.

Every Friday:

  • Social hour at the Robin’s Roost 4 p.m.

Fridays through Sept. 27: The Nellis Education Office and Disposition Services will be closed as a result of furlough actions. The Education Office will remain open Mon-Thurs from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

EFMP Parent Support Group: Share common experiences unique to special needs families and learn about new information and resources. We meet the third Wednesday of every month at the Airman and Family Readiness Center.

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 11 a.m. to noon the first and third Monday of each month. For more information, call (702) 652-3327.

Aug. 6, 8, 13, 15 ,20 and 22: School Immunizations and Sports Physicals: The 99th Medical Operations Squadron will be providing school immunizations and sports physicals to Tricare Prime patients aged 6 to 17 years old 4-6 p.m. at the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center. Patients can call the appointment line at (702) 653-2273 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins will not be accepted.

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

Sept. 21: 2013 Air Force Ball: Is scheuled to begin at 6 p.m. at the South Point Hotel and Casino. Live music and dancing, buffet-syle dinners and desserts, carving stations, discounted hotel rooms, and more to celebrate 66 years of Air Force heritage. Tickets are on sale through squadron representatives. For details on this as well as other Las Vegas Ball information, visit the Las Vegas Air Force Ball website at http://vegasafball.com.

Airman and Family Readiness Center

For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Aug. 5: FTAC Personal Finance Readiness, noon-4 p.m.

Aug. 5-8: TAP Workshop, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Aug. 6: Resume Tips and Job Search, 9-11:30 a.m.

Aug. 7: Moving Out of the Dorm, 10-11 a.m.

Aug. 8: Right Start – Newcomers Orientation at the Club, 7:30 a.m.-noon

Aug. 8: Reintegration (Welcome Home), families are welcome, 9-10 a.m.

Aug. 9: Pre-Separation and VA Brief, 8 a.m.-noon

Aug. 13: Pre-deployment briefing (Bldg. 811), 8 a.m. Financial Foundations, 9-11 a.m.

Aug. 14: Surfing for Employment, 9-10:30 a.m.

Aug. 15: Right Start – Newcomers Orientation at the Club, 7:30 a.m.-noon

Aug. 15: Reintegration (Welcome Home), families are welcome, 9-10 a.m.

Aug. 16: Pre-Separation and VA Brief, 8 a.m.-noon

Aug. 21: Moving Out of the Dorm, 10-11 a.m.

Aug. 22: Right Start – Newcomers Orientation at the Club, 7:30 a.m.-noon

Aug. 22: Reintegration (Welcome Home), families are welcome, 9-10 a.m.

Aug. 23: Pre-Separation and VA Brief, 8 a.m.-noon

Aug. 27: Pre-deployment briefing (Bldg. 811), 8 a.m.

Aug. 27: Conflict resolution for deployed/remote families, 5:30-7 p.m.

Aug. 28: Personal Finances for first duty station officers, 8-9 .m.

Aug. 29: Right Start – Newcomers Orientation at the Club, 7:30 a.m.-noon

Aug. 29: Reintegration (Welcome Home), families are welcome, 9-10 a.m.




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