For additional events and on-going, scheduled activities see the Community Calendar at www.irwin.army.mil.
Blood Drive and Marrow Screening. 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Bloodmobile at Mary E. Walker Clinic. Sgt. 1st Class Karlo Reed, 380-3887.
Middle School and Teen Center “Spicy Rice” cooking activity and Paparazzi Club. 3:15 – 6 p.m. Zev Paul, 380-3732.
Middle School and Teen Center “Optical Patterns and Designs” activity. 3:15 – 6 p.m. Zev Paul, 380-3732.
Middle School and Teen Center “Design Your Own T.” Center is open 6 – 11 p.m. Zev Paul, 380-3732.
“Turkey Trot” 2K/5K. 8 a.m. Fitness Connection. Cost is $3 if you pre-register or $5 the day of the event. 380-3685.
Charity auction. Noon. American Legion Post 324 at 2181 Armory Road, Barstow. Open to the public. Item viewing at 11 a.m. For more information or to donate items call (760) 221-2386.
Middle School and Teen Center “Jewelry Making.” Center is open 3:30 – 11 p.m. Zev Paul, 380-3732.
ACS Food Basket Bowl-a-Thon. 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., Nov. 18. Strike Zone Bowling Center. Enjoy 12 hours of unlimited bowling, free shoe rentals, games, prizes, a breakfast buffet (if you make it that late) and the chance to WIN A CAR! How to participate: Collect a minimum of $35 in pledges, or donate the amount yourself, to be presented upon entry of the event Saturday night. Stop by Strike Zone today to pick up your pledge sheet. Strike Zone, 380-4249.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Thanksgiving meal. 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Dining Facilities 1 and 2, buildings 254 and 271. All are invited to attend. Non-meal card holders and civilians, $7.50. Family members of E-1 through E-4, $6.40. Family members of E-5 and above, guest and others, $7.50.
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.