Events

September 20, 2013

Community Happenings – September 20, 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.

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.

Combined Federal Campaign: It’s that time a year again. The 2013 Combined Federal Campaign has begun. The CFC is scheduled to run from Sept. 1 to Dec. 15 across Nellis and Creech Air Force Base’s. Anyone interested in donating to the CFC may donate online at http://www.cfcnca.org/ or contact one of the representatives listed below.

99th Air Base Wing: Capt. Jennifer Cowie or Senior Master Sgt. Jumaane Izzard.

57th Wing: Capt. Matthew Lyon

505th Test and Evaluation Group: Capt. Mark Wuertz or Maj. George Melliza

53rd Test and Evaluation Group: Senior Airman Jason O’Neal

Sept. 20: 57th Wing blood drive: The 57th Wing is hosting a blood drive Sept. 20 at the Outdoor Recreation Center, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. To schedule an appointment to donate blood go to www.unitedbolldservices.org and enter sponsor code Nellis or email donald.arthur@nellis.af.mil.

Sept. 20: Pre-separation brief: 8 a.m.-noon. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Sept. 21: 2013 Air Force Ball: The 2013 Air Force Ball starts 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 available 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. 23: TAP Workshop: 8 a.m.-4 p.m, Sept. 23-26. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Sept. 23: FTAC Personal Financial Readiness: Noon-4 p.m. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Sept. 23: Prep for Parenthood: 6-8:30 p.m. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Sept. 25: Personal Finances for first duty station officers: 8-9 a.m. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Sept. 26: Pro body builders meet and greet: Pro body builders will be visiting Nellis for a meet and greet 11:30 a.m., Sept. 26 at the Exchange. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet pro body builders Callie Bundy, Roman Fritz and Antoine Vaillant and can attend a 1 p.m. workout session at the Warrior Fitness Center with them.

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.hick@nellis.af.mil for any questions.

Sept. 30: FTAC Personal Financial Readiness: Noon-4 p.m. For more information and sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Oct. 3: Nellis A&FRC Financial Education Seminar: Are you looking to improve your knowledge on finance? The Nellis A&FRC is holding a Financial Education Seminar 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Nellis Base Theater. Discussion topics will include budgeting, saving and goal setting, credit and ID theft, basic investing and home buying. To register, call (702) 652-3327.




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