Events

November 8, 2012

Community Calendar – November 8th, 2012

For additional events and on-going, scheduled activities see the Community Calendar at www.irwin.army.mil.

Nov. 9

“The Price is Right” TV show. 10 a.m. Los Angeles CBS channel 2. Watch Soldiers from the NTC and Fort Irwin compete and win!

Nov. 10

Fort Irwin Super Chili Bowl. 5 – 8 p.m. Fort Irwin Town Center. Early purchase tickets are $6 or two for $10. Tickets on day of event are $8 or two for $15. For more information go to www.mcscftirwin.org.

Veterans Day Run. 10 a.m. VFW Post 2924 at 10184 Hesperia Road in Hesperia, Calif. Open to the public. Music, food and good times! Sonny, 617-3102.

Nov. 14

National American Indian Heritage Month Celebration. 9 – 10:30 a.m. Sandy Basin Community Center. The celebration includes a performance by The Red Feather Woman and food sampling. EO/EEO Offices, 380-4961.

Tech Expo. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Fort Irwin Event Center. More than 20 exhibitors will demonstrate the latest in battle tested communications, cloud computing, information storage, rugged and wireless mobile computers, cyber security, distance learning, and more. Complimentary refreshments and giveaways while supplies last. All military, civilian, and contractor personnel are invited to attend for free. Carolyn Clauss, (443) 561-2460.

Nov. 15

Blood Drive and Marrow Screening. 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Bloodmobile at Mary E. Walker Clinic. Sgt. 1st Class Karlo Reed, 380-3887.

Nov. 20

Tell Me A Story. 4 p.m. Tiefort View Intermediate School cafeteria. Brigadier Gen. and Mrs. Ferrell are scheduled to participate in The Military Child Education Coalition’s “Tell Me A Story” with the book, “Verdi.” Geared to children ages 4 to 12. Free, but space is limited, so RSVP to ptop.irwin@militarychild.org.

Nov. 21

HIRED! Program “Money Matters” Workshop. 2 – 3 p.m. Building 1300 on Meuse Argonne Street. The Hired! Apprenticeship Program provides 15-18 year-old youth with paid, professionally-managed, career-exploration opportunities in Morale, Welfare and Recreation operations. Meagan Silva, 380-3732.

Nov. 27

MCSC Winter Welfare Campaign. Now through Nov. 27. Submit your applications for a Military Civilian Spouses Club Winter Welfare grant. Applications are available at www.mcscftirwin.org. Amy Kirk, 386-4273.




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