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Exceptional Family Member Program: The three components of the Exceptional Family Member Program – Medical, Assignments and Family Support – are offering EFMP 1010: Base Level Orientation at both Nellis and Creech.
Creech A&FRC, Bldg. 69, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Feb. 12, May 13, Aug. 12 and Nov. 18
Bldg. 20, Room 310, 9:10:30 a.m.
Feb. 19, May 20, Aug. 19 and Nov. 4
Additionally, the School Liaison will be on hand to answer school-related questions. The orientation is designed for newly Q-coded members and families who have recently enrolled in EFMP. Registration is preferred, but not necessary. For more information, call 702-652-3399 or 702-652-9260.

Crosswinds DFAC closing: Crosswinds Dining Facility will be closing for renovations. The last meal available at Crosswinds will be dinner, 4:30-7 p.m., Feb. 13. In order to support Crosswinds patrons, The Club and the Touch N’ Go Flight Kitchen have new operating hours effective Feb. 14.
The Club: Monday-Friday — Breakfast, 5 a.m.-8 a.m.; Lunch, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Dinner, 4:30-7 p.m.; Midnight Meal, 11 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
Saturday and Sunday — Brunch, 7 a.m.-1 p.m.;
Dinner, 4-6 p.m.; Midnight Meal, 10:30 a.m.-midnight.
Touch N’ Go: Monday-Friday — Lunch, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., and Dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Both facilities will be open to everyone, including ESM meal card holders. For more information, call 702-652-9188 (The Club), or 702-652-5410 (Touch N’ Go).

MatriMoney: The Airman and Family Readiness Center is offering MatriMoney: Marriage and Money noon-1 p.m., Feb. 13, May 14 and Aug. 13. Considering getting married? Already married? The class will explore emotional connections when it comes to money, teach you how to set goals with your partner, and how to communicate effectively when it comes to money matters. Lunch will be provided. For more information, call 702-652-0576.

Movie Theater: The following movies are showing at the Nellis Movie Theater in February:
Feb. 8: Replicas (PG-13), 3 p.m.
Feb. 8: 21 Bridges (R), 6 p.m.
Feb. 9: Charlie’s Angels 2019 (PG-13), 12:30 p.m.
Feb. 15: Ford V. Ferrari (PG-13), 3 p.m.
Feb. 15: Frozen II (PG), 6 p.m.
Feb. 16: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (PG-13), 12:30 p.m.
Feb. 22: Knives Out (PG-13), 3 p.m.
Feb. 22: Playing with Fire (PG), 6 p.m.
Feb. 23: Terminator Genisys (PG-13), 12:30 p.m.
Feb. 29: Hotel Transylvania 2 (PG), 3 p.m.
Feb. 29: Countdown (R), 6 p.m.
Admission is free, and concessions are available for purchase, cash only.

Child Development Lunch and Learn: Parents, teachers are welcome to attend the Child Development Lunch and Learn 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., on the fourth Thursday of each month.
Upcoming sessions include:
Feb. 27 – The Brain and Behavior (CDC #3)
March 26 – Literacy for Young Children (CDC #1)
April 23 – Technology and Media in Today’s Classroom (CDC #3)
May 28 – Math for Young Children (CDC #1)
June 25 – Picky Eaters (CDC #3)
For more information, call 702-652-5885.

Financial Readiness: The Airman and Family Readiness Center offers a variety of classes to promote personal financial readiness.
Upcoming classes include:
• Ditching the Dorms: 9-10 a.m., March 4
• Financial Foundations: 9-10:30 a.m., Feb. 25
• TSP and Retirement Planning: 11 a.m.-noon, Feb. 12
• Tax Prep & Information: 11 a.m.-noon, March 3
For more information, call the A&FRC at 702-652-3327.

Liberty Bell Arch Hike: Outdoor Recreation is sponsoring a five-mile, round-trip hike to the Liberty Bell Arch that overlooks the Colorado River 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Feb. 15. Bring plenty of water, pack and lunch and dress for the weather as the hike is moderately strenuous. Cost is $20 per person. For more information, call 702-652-8967.

Valentines Couples Golf Tournament: Sunrise Vista Gold Course is hosting a Valentines Couples Golf Tournament beginning at noon, Feb. 15. Cost is $50 per couple and includes a two-person scramble, golf, cart, range galls and dinner following the round. For more information, call 702-652-4497.

Dance Classes: Community Commons offers dance classes.
Pom Classes
Tuesday, 5-6 p.m. (Ages 8-10)
Tuesday, 6-7 p.m. (Ages 11-13)
Tuesdays, 7-8 p.m. (Ages 13 plus)
Thursday, 4:30-5 p.m. (Ages 2-4)
Thursday, 5-5:45 p.m. (Ages 5-7)
Tap Classes
Monday, 6-6:30 p.m. (Ages 2-4)
Monday, 6:30-7:15 p.m. (Ages 5-7)
Monday, 7:15-8 p.m. (Ages (8-10)
Thursday, 6-7 p.m. (Ages 11-13)
Thursday, 7-8 p.m. (Ages 13 plus)
Military Classes
Wednesday, 6-7 p.m. (Ages 10 plus)
Cost is $35 a month for one class, $70 a month for two classes, and $90 a month for three classes.
For more information, call 702-679-0967.

Stable Fees: Fees at the Nellis High Desert Stables increased effective Oct. 1.
The new fees are:
Active Duty E-1 to E-4 $100
Small Stall (16×24)
Active Duty (E-1 to E-4) $125
Large Stall (20×24)
All other ranks/retirees $140
Small Stall (16×24)
All other ranks/retirees $165
Large Stall (20×24)
Initial Stall Deposit $165
Monthly Late Fee $25
Per Stall/Per Month
The increased fees will help the stables with some revitalization and beautification projects including a horse exerciser for patrons, new jump barrels for patrons, additional wash rack, designated trailer storage area, solar electric gate and others. This is the first price increase in 12 years. For more information, call 702-652-2514.

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 & Family Readiness Center from 11 a.m. to noon the first and third Monday of each month. For more information call 702-652-3327.

Resume Writing: The second Thursday of each month, 9-11 a.m. at the Airman & Family Readiness Center. Topics include networking, cover letters, announcements, resumes and marketing yourself. For more information, call 702-652-3327.

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

Every Monday: Ready, Set, Grow at the Youth Center 10 a.m.

Parent Support Group: Share common experiences unique to special needs families and learn about new information and resources. The group meets the third Wednesday of every month at the Airman & 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.

Nellis PWOC (Protestant Women of the Chapel): The Protestant Women of the Chapel meets Tuesday at 9:30 a.m., and Wednesday from 6-8 p.m., in the Nellis Chapel Annex. For more information, contact the Nellis PWOC at


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