Events

October 25, 2013

Community Happenings – October 25, 2013

Every Monday:

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

Every Wednesday:

  • 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.

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.

New Nellis lodging rates: Nellis lodging will charge new rates starting Oct. 1. The new rates include $56.00 for visiting officer quarters, $42.25 for visiting Airman quarters, $60.50 for temporary lodging facilities, $63.75 for large TLFs, $58.75 for distinguished VOQs, $44.75 for distinguished VAQs and $61.50 for large distinguished VQs.

The legal office expands appointment availability: The legal office has expanded its appointment availability to better serve you. Appointments are now available 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Friday. Due to the expanded appointment availability, walk-in hours are no longer available. To book an appointment, call the legal assistance phone line at (702) 652-7531.

Oct. 25: Nellis AFB mass flu vaccination: The 99th Medical Group will be administering the annual flu vaccination from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the base theater. All Active Duty members are required to receive flu vaccinations annually.

Oct. 25: Pre-separation/VA Benefits briefing, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information or to sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Oct. 26: Haunted Harvest Festival: There will be a Haunted Harvest Festival 1 to 4 p.m., Oct. at the North Las Vegas Readiness Center. The event is open to all who have served in the U.S. military and their family members. There will be free food, crafts, games, a chili cook off, trunk r treating, costume contests, a magic show and haunted house. Preregistration is required at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2013HauntedArmory. For more information, call (702) 632-0511.

Oct. 28: FTAC Personal Financial Readiness, noon to 4 p.m. For more information or to sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Oct. 28: Reintegration briefing, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. For more information or to sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Oct. 29-30: Two-day Boots to Business, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information or to sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Oct. 29-31: Three-day Resilience Training, 7:30 a.m. to 4:3 p.m. For more information or to sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Oct. 30: Personal Finances for First Duty Station Officers, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. For more information or to sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Oct. 31: Nellis AFB National Disability Awareness Month 5K: The Nellis AFB National Disability Month 5K will be 7 to 9 a.m., Oct. 31 at the Warrior Fitness Center. Veteran and disability organizations will be present during the event, providing information booths and t-shirts will be handed out to the first 20 runners who finish.

Oct. 31: FTAC Resilience Training, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information or to sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Oct. 31: How to Apply for Federal Jobs, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. For more information or to sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Oct. 31: Right Start – Newcomers Orientation at the Club, 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information or to sign up, call (702) 652-3327.

Nov. 5: NAF Health Expo: The 99th Force Support Squadron will host a NAF Health Expo 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nov. 5 at the Nellis Club. The event is open to everyone and will include free samples and giveaways.

 




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