Happenings and Things to Do….

NELLIS Happenings

Every Monday: Ready, Set, Grow at the Youth Center 10 a.m.
Every Thursday: Walk-in GI Bill briefing 2 p.m.

CFC Golf Tournament: Don’t miss your opportunity to partner with the Combined Federal Campaign to support your favorite charity and enjoy a round of golf by signing up for this year’s 2015 Combined Federal Campaign Golf Tournament. The tournament will be held Dec. 11 at Sunrise Vista golf course. You can sign up individually or as a team. Show time is 7:30 am for the shotgun start at 8:30 am. The entry fee buys you a bucket of range balls, 18 holes of golf, a golf cart, lunch, and a donation to a charity of your choice. The tournament will be using the scramble format and there will be a host of prizes up for grabs. To sign up or if you have any questions, please contact Capt. Grant Bloom at 702-652-1159 or Lt. Ben Brabec at 702-652-3315.

Gate Closures:
• From Nov. 30 to Dec. 15, the Area II Gate will be closed for a construction project. Commercial Vehicle Entry Operations will be conducted at the Hollywood Gate (which is open from 5:30 am to 5:30 pm) located on North Hollywood Blvd.
• From Dec. 20, 2015 to Jan. 4, 2016, the I-215 Gate and Simons Gate will be closed; Range Rd. Gate, Main Gate, and Landings Gate will be open 24/7; Area II Gate will be open from 5:30 am to 5:30 pm; and the Beale Gate will be open 5:30 am to 5:30 pm Dec. 21-23 and 29-31, and the gate will be closed Dec. 24-27 and Jan. 1-3.
For more information, contact Nellis BDOC at 702-652-2311.

549th Combat Training Squadron change of command: Come out to the 549th Combat Training Squadron change of command ceremony 9a.m., Dec. 7 at the Green Flag Auditorium. Presiding official Col. Kenneth Smith, 57th Operations Group commander, will oversee the event as Lt. Col. Cameron Dadgar relinquishes command to Lt. Col. Jordon Grant. For More information, contact Airman 1st Class Nevil Ewell at 702-652-8843 or Capt. Tonya Satchell at 703-652-8787.

Blood Drive Dates: The following dates will be located at Outdoor Recreation with the exception of two MDG drives:
Dec. 10

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.

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

Resume Writing: The second Thursday of each month, from 9 to11 a.m. at the Airman & Family Readiness Center. Topics include networking, cover letters, announcements, resumes and marketing resume writing.

Love and Logic Parenting Series: Family Advocacy is hosting the Love and Logic parenting series at the Centennial Hills YMCA, Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m. Free childcare is provided for YMCA members. For more information, call 702-653-3880.

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 on 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.

Creech Happenings:

Need uniform items but don’t have time to go to Nellis? Creech is slated to have the ability to order uniform items and have them delivered next day. Talk to your squadron leadership for more information.

Reporting Suspicious Activities on or near Creech Air Force Base: Please report any suspicious behavior/activities observed on or near Creech AFB to law enforcement ASAP. AFOSI can be contacted at 702-404-1613 and Security Forces at 702-404-3333. Members are also asked to add these telephone numbers to cell phones so they are available to contact either agency quickly when needed. Additionally, if you are in a group and the entire group observes the activity in question please only have one individual from the group contact law enforcement. If anyone has observed any suspicious behaviors/activities not previously reported, contact AFOSI or Security Forces.

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