Events

November 1, 2013

Community Happenings – November 1, 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.

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.

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

Air University temporarily suspended: The Air University has temporarily suspended all active duty enrollments in the NCO Academy Distance Learning Academy Distance Learning Course. Active duty students who were enrolled in the course have been dis-enrolled. The course is open only to reserve and guard members at this time.

Nov. 2: Grapevine Canyon Hiking Trip, Oatman, Ariz. Spend a couple of hours enjoying the area which features more than 700 petroglyphs and rock shelters. Explore the desert or hike the canyon on a self-guided adventure. Travel to Oatman, Ariz., an authentic old western town with burros roaming the streets and staged gunfights. Most of the buildings are as they were built in the 1900s. The hike is considered east to moderate in difficulty. Bring water and snacks and wear appropriate shoes and clothing for the trip. A water cooler for refilling water bottles will be provided. Departure at Nellis will be at 8 a.m. with an estimated return at 6 p.m. The trip will cost $35 dollars per person and includes transportation. To reserve a spot contact Outdoor Recreation at 702-652-2514.

Nov. 4: Air Force Office Qualification Test Prep at the Airman and Family Readiness Center: The Air Force Office Qualification Test Prep is geared to assist enlisted members in preparation for the Officer Training School qualification test. Call the Airman and Family Readiness Center at (702) 652-3327 for more information.

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.

Nov. 6: Deployed and Remote Family Dinner at Crosswinds Dining Facility: Meet and socialize with other deployed and remote families and get a night off from cooking and enjoy a free meal. Call the Airman and Family Readiness Center at (702) 652-3327 to register.

Nov. 7: Seven Steps to Better Credit, Lunch and Learn: The Seven Steps to Better Credit, Lunch and Learn class provides information on home and car purchases and offers mentorship on credit report analyzation. Contact the Airman and Family Readiness Center at (702) 652-3327 for more information.

Nov. 15-17: Marriage Care Couple’s retreat: The Nellis AFB Chapel is sponsoring a marriage care couple’s retreat Nov. 15-17 at the Hilton Resort, Lake Las Vegas. Cost is $25 a couple and is first come, first-served. To begin your registration process, email the Chapel Administrative Assistant, Andrea Fix at andrea.fix@us.af.mil.

Nov. 18: Air Force Office Qualification Test Prep at the Airman and Family Readiness Center: The Air Force Office Qualification Test Prep is geared to assist enlisted members in preparation for the Officer Training School qualification test. Call the Airman and Family Readiness Center at 652-3327 for more information.




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 
U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Charles Larkin Sr.

First sergeant provides health, welfare for warriors

U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Charles Larkin Sr. Master Sgt. Phelipe Salinas speaks to his athletes during the 2014 Warrior Games at the Garry Berry Stadium in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 2. Salinas is the first sergean...
 
 

Safeguarding, re-evaluating your digital footprint

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Social media is a great resource for Airmen and their families to share information and stay connected to relatives at home and abroad. Although many depend on these wonderful tools, recent events have encouraged us to re-evaluate our digital footprint to ensure our personal and professional information is protected from online...
 
 

October is Energy Action Month: ‘I am Air Force Energy’

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Summer has come to a close, and we’re all looking forward to more tolerable temperatures in the coming weeks. Even better news — this means your power bill is likely to go down. But if you think you pay a lot for energy, imagine paying Nellis’ bill of approximately $1 million...
 

 

Taming ‘tyranny of urgent’

VANCE AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. — Many Airmen lead incredibly busy lives, full of unfinished tasks that we often wish we had more hours in the day to fit it all in, and in our professional lives, budgets remain tight, the Air Force is shrinking, and we are challenged to do more with less. Yet...
 
 
U.S. Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

Armory: A home for weapons

U.S. Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis Senior Airman Jaime Romo, 99th Security Forces Squadron armorer, puts a M-240 rifle away after clearing the weapon at the 99th SFS armory at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev...
 
 
U.S. Air Force photo

Nellis Open House brings history to life

U.S. Air Force photo The AT-6 Texan, which was originally flown in 1935 and flown here in the 1940s, will be one of many aircraft at the Nellis Air Force Base Open House on Nov. 8 and 9. It is a single-engine advanced trainer a...
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin