Events

July 3, 2014

Community Happenings – July 3, 2014

Weekly events

  • Monday: Ready, Set Grow Parent Group, 10 a.m. at the youth center.
  • Tuesday: Artistic Expression, 5:30 p.m. at the youth center.
  • Wednesday: Grill your own steak, 5 p.m. at The Club.
  • Thursday: Right Start Newcomers Orientation, 8:30 a.m., at The Desert Oasis.

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.

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

Joint Forces Staff College Course Registration: The Joint Forces Staff College course registrations have resumed, but enrollments per class are now limited and registrations must be accomplished three to four weeks prior to actual CSDs. Registrations may also need to be accomplished from a personal or public computer because some of the .mil networks block the form from loading properly.

Transition Assistance Program: The airman and family readiness center has scheduled Transition Assistance Program Workshops for 2014. 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. Classes run 8 a.m.-4 p.m., and are scheduled for:

  • July 14 to 17 and 28 to 31
  • Aug. 4 to 7, 18 to 21, and 25 to 28
  • Sept. 8 to 11 and 22 to 25
  • Oct. 6 to 9 and 20 to 23
  • Nov. 3 to 6 and 17 to 20
  • Dec. 1 to 4 and 15 to 18

To register, call (702) 652-3327.

Air Force Reunion: Torrejon Air Base, Spain, all years, 14th bi-annual reunion Aug. 27 to Sept. 1, 2014, in Florence, Ky. Contact Burnethel Sanford at (951) 739-0202, email mizbs3492@msn.com, or Mattie Grant at (951) 323-2185, email ezlivngran@aol.com.

AAFES July 4th Holiday Hours

Main store: 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Military clothing sales: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Express/Class Six: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Creech Express/Subway: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

– Unattended fueling 24/7

Hospital Express: Closed

Landings Express: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Service station: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

– Unattended fueling 24/7

Papa John’s: 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Burger King/Popeye’s:

Dining room 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Drive Through, 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Anthony’s Pizza: Closed

Taco Bell: 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Denny’s Express: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Charleys’: 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Manchu Wok: Closed

Starbucks: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Arby’s: 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Korean BBQ (Creech): Closed

Barber Shop: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Creech Barber Shop: Closed

Beauty Shop: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Enterprise Car Rental: Closed

Flower Shop: Closed

Optical Shop: Closed

Watch repair: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

GNC: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Alterations: Closed

Game Stop: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Nail Salon: Closed

Mobile phone center: 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Rug Gallery: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Suk Ye Boutique: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Firestone: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

 




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


 
 

 
U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Thomas Spangler

40 years of Red Flag ends on high note

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Thomas Spangler A C-17 Globemaster III assigned to the 437th Airlift Wing, Charleston Air Force Base, S.C., flies to the Nevada Test and Training Range during Red Flag 15-4, Aug. 25. With a...
 
 

Never underestimate your impact

INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey — Every day I visit our great Airmen and every day I come across more than one that underestimates their impact to the mission. There’s the one-stripe maintainer, “just repaneling an aircraft,” for the next day’s flight, or the young personalist, “just issuing another identification card,” or the defender, “just guarding...
 
 

Challenge yourself: Never give up, never quit

FAIRCHILD AIR FORCE BASE, Wash. — I once read that newly created cells in our bodies do one of two things: they either begin to decay or they become more vital. These cells choose their path based on what we demand of them. If we are sedentary, our brains signal our cells to decay; but...
 

 

SECDEF visits Nellis

U.S. Air Force photo by Lawrence Crespo U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter speaks with Airmen from Nellis and Creech Air Force Bases during an all-call at the Lightning Aircraft Maintenance Unit hangar on Nellis AFB, Nev., Aug. 26. Carter’s department is responsible for policy development, planning, resource management, fiscal, and program evaluations for the...
 
 

Air Force extends SAPR services to AF civilians

WASHINGTON — The Air Force released a policy memo today allowing Air Force civilian employees who are victims of sexual assault to file restricted and unrestricted reports with their installation’s sexual assault response coordinator. The policy is effective immediately and allows SARCs and sexual assault prevention and response victim advocates to assist Air Force civilians...
 
 

TRICARE pharmacy rules changing for maintenance, brand-name drugs

WASHINGTON — TRICARE beneficiaries who take certain brand-name medications on a regular basis will be required to fill prescriptions at a military treatment facility or through a mail-in program beginning Oct. 1, a Defense Health Agency official said here Aug. 20. George Jones, DHA’s pharmacy operations division chief, said the new policy does not apply...
 




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=""> <s> <strike> <strong>