Events

February 7, 2014

Community Happenings – February 7, 2014

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.

Nellis Company Grade Officer’s Council: The Nellis CGOC provides a source of social and professional development for all company grade officers at Nellis. Volunteer and leadership opportunities are available as well as the chance to network with other like-minded professionals at Nellis. Monthly meetings are held the last Thursday of every month at Robin’s Roost in the Club from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. For more information, call (702) 652-9623.

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.

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 book 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 cuty students who were enrolled in the course have been dis-enrolled. The course is open only to reserve and guard members at this time.

Work out group: Work out with the AM-Extreme Group at the Warrior Fitness Center. Classes include: Insanity and Ab Ripper, 5:15-6:20 a.m., Mondays and Fridays in the Cardio Room; P90X, 5:15-6:20 a.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Cardio Room; and YogaX, 4:40-6:20 a.m., Wednesdays at Racquetball Court three. For more information, contact Staff Sgt. Armelyn Braceros at armelyn.braceros.2@us.af.mil.

Transition Assistance Program: The airman and family readiness center has scheduled Transition Assistance Program Workshops 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 10 to 13 and Feb. 24 to 27. The workshop is designed to teach students how they can apply their military-acquired skills in the civilian sector and prepare for their next career. To register, call (702) 652-3327.

Preparation for Parenthood: Feb. 10 and 24 at the airman and family readiness center. Topics include caring for a newborn, child safety, breast/bottle feeding, budgeting for a new baby, child development and infant temperament. Free baby bundles valued at $75 and donated by the Air Force Aid Society will be handed out to attendees after class. For more information and reservations, call (702) 652-3327.

Building Healthy Relationships: Feb. 7 at the airman and family readiness center. A strong, healthy relationship can be one of the best supports in your life. Bring your lunch and learn tips to help you identify, maintain or pursue a health relationship. For more information and registration, call (702) 652-3327.

Feb. 11: Financial Foundations Workshop: The airman and family readiness center will be holding a Financial Foundations Workshop Feb. 11. The workshop will teach basics of goal setting, budgeting, savings and investing. To register, call (702) 652-3327.

How to apply for federal jobs: Feb. 20 at the airman and family readiness center. For more information, call (702) 652-3327.

Resume writing: The second Thursday of each month, 9-11 a.m. at the airman and family readiness center. Topics include networking, cover letters, announcements, resumes and marketing yourself. For more information, all (702) 652-3327.

Job Fair: April 17, 9 a.m.-noon at the airman and family readiness center. Representatives from a variety of local and out-of-state businesses will be on hand. Bring your resume and other necessary paperwork.  For more information, call (702) 652-3327.

Basic Investing Class: The airman and family readiness center will be holding a Basic Investing Class Feb. 26 for those getting started or thinking about getting started in investing. To register, call (702) 652-3327.




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