Events

August 23, 2013

Community Happenings – August 23, 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.

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.

Settlement of Estate: Any person or persons having claims for or against the estate of Tech. Sgt. Christopher James McLean, assigned to the 49th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., should contact the Summary Court Officer, 1st Lt. Henry Howard, at (702)-652-5380.

Aug. 23: End of Summer Bash: Come out to wrap up the week before the kids return to school and enjoy some free food and live entertainment at the End of Summer Bash 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Aug. 23 at the Warrior Fitness Center. Free burgers, dogs and drinks will be provided along with live entertainment by the Black Eyed Tease and Purple Reign. Kids games and face painting will be provided along with free open rec swim at the indoor pool. Attendees will also be able to enter drawings for some awesome prizes. Check out the FSS web site at www.nellisforcesupport.com for this event and other great programs.

Aug. 23: Cooperative Co-Parenting Class: Family Advocacy is offering a special parenting class at the Nellis Family Housing Community Center from 5-7 p.m. To sign up, call (702) 653-3880.

Aug. 23: Pre-Separation and VA Brief: 8 a.m.-noon. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Aug. 26: Women’s Equality Day: Women’s Equality Day will be celebrated at the Sunrise Vista Golf Course, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Aug. 26: 2013-2014 Cub Scout Recruitment Night: The 2013-2014 Cub Scout recruitment night will take place at the Canyon Ridge Christina Church at 6:30 p.m.

Aug. 27: Pre-deployment briefing: (Bldg. 811), 8 a.m. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Aug. 27: Conflict resolution for deployed/remote families: 5:30-7 p.m. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Aug. 28: Personal Finances for first duty station officers: 8-9 a.m. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Aug. 29: Right Start – Newcomers Orientation at the Club: 7:30 a.m.-noon. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Aug. 29: Reintegration (Welcome Home): families are welcome, 9-10 a.m. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Sept. 2-8: The 57th Maintenance Squadron munitions storage area will be closed for a wall-to-wall inventory: All issue requests must be submitted no later than Aug. 26, and emergency issue requests must be approved in writing by the group commander or equivalent. Scheduling errors that that result in issue requests for daily use and training munitions are not considered emergencies. For more information, contact Master Sgt. Erik Ryland, Master Sgt. John Walton or Tech. Sgt. Brian Mowry at Munitions Accountability, DSN 682-1256 or 682-1685.

Sept. 6: 4th annual Enlisted Combat Dining-in: The 4th annual Enlisted Combat Dining-In will 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.

Sept. 27: Rhino Booster Club 5th Annual Golf Tournament: Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. at the Sunrise Vista Golf Course with the tournament starting at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $60 and only $50 for enlisted. Family and friends are invited to join. To register, email 505ts.boosterclub@nellis.af.mil for the registration form or contact Tina Hicks at 702-652-9803 or tina.hicks@nellis.af.mil for any questions.

 




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