May 18, 2018

Living . . . Happenings . . . Things to do . . .


Any person or persons having claims for or against the estate of SSgt Francisco J. Vasquez III assigned to the 926th Force Support Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada should contact the Summary Court Officer, Lt Col Justin C. Jackson, 926th Wing, Nellis AFB Nevada.
DSN: 679-0878, COMM: (702) 679-0878

Nellis Happenings:

Vacation Bible School: The Nellis AFB Chapel Vacation Bible School runs 5:30-8:30 p.m., June 25-29. The theme this year is “Rolling River Rampage.” Children are invited on a white-water rafting adventure to experience the ride of a lifetime with God! Along the river rafters will discover that life with God is an adventure full of wonder and surprise, and that they can trust God to be with them through everything. VBS is free for children four-years old through 3rd grade. Student registration runs through June 20. You can register at the Chapel on Sundays from 8 a.m.-12:15 p.m. A registration box is in the Chapel foyer. You can also register 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. Volunteers are also needed. Contact the Religious Education Office for more information on volunteering. For more information call Lisa Noehl at 702-652-7950 or Nashia Quinata at 702-652-5953.

Thrift Store: Volunteers needed: The Nellis Area Spouses’ Club Thrift Shop is looking for volunteers. There are many opportunities including donation sorting, pricing, straightening shelves, stocking the store, bagging, assisting the casher and many more. Volunteer hours are 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and the first Saturday of each month. Volunteers with small children will be reimbursed for childcare costs. For more information, mail

Memorial Run: The Memorial 5K Run, to honor the fallen, is 7 a.m., May 23, starting at the Warrior Fitness Center. All participants will be entered to win a prize. For more information, call 702-652-4891.

Golf Tournament: The Sunrise Vista Golf Course is hosting a Memorial Day Golf Tournament May 28. The event starts with a shotgun start at 7:30 a.m. Cost is $25 for active duty and members, and $45 for non-members. The fee includes golf, cart, range balls and lunch. The tournament consists of two-person teams, and you can sign up as a team or individually. For more information, call 702-652-4487.

Nellis PWOC: The Nellis Protestant Women of the Chapel meet 9:30 a.m., Tuesdays, and 6-8 p.m., Wednesdays at the Nellis Chapel Annex. For more information, email

Creech Happenings:

Shuttle bus: Nellis dorm and Base Housing residents who work at Creech now have another option for transportation to and from work — a new FEDVAN Shuttle option to/from Creech. All costs are covered under the Mass Benefits Transportation Program.
For more information, contact Sommer Loftin, 79th Air Base Group, at 702-404-1731 to sign up.

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