Layton City will host its annual Liberty Days Celebration on Friday. Events will include a 5k run/walk, parade, vendor booths, entertainment, the New American Philharmonic Symphony with Cannoneers at the Ed Kenley Amphitheater as well as the annual fireworks display. Col. Ron Jolly, 75th Air Base Wing and installation commander, will participate in the parade, which begins at 10:30 a.m. More information is available at laytoncity.org.
Military personnel invited to picnic
Chill Around The Hill
Spend the day bowling, kayaking in the pool, snow painting, carnival games, human powered dog sled races, marshmallow roasting, and much, much more.
This free event runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 8.
“Chill Central” will be located at the Bowling Center (Bldg. 525) with activities taking place at the Hess Fitness Center, Warrior Fitness Center, Arts & Crafts and the ball fields to the northeast of the Hess.
New this year is the Chilly Chili 5K Run that begins and ends at the Warrior Fitness Center.
A free seminar will be held, today, Feb. 21, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Outdoor Recreation Building 805.
This is the first in a series of free seminars featuring Adventures Beyond Your Front Door 101. Call, 801-777-9666 for more information.
Five Chute Productions would like to offer free rodeo tickets to all military personnel and their families to attend the Winter Series Rodeo, Friday, Feb 22 and Saturday, Feb. 23, to be held at the heated indoor arena at the Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 N. 1200 West, in Ogden. Take Exit 346 off Interstate 15.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and rodeo begins at 7:30 p.m.
Bring your whole family out for a night of high energy rodeo action including clown acts and mutton busting.
Call Ben German at 801-540-6233 to reserve your free tickets.
Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Kenneth Crooks will speak at the Warrior Call, Friday, Feb. 22, at 4 p.m. at the Landing. Warrior Call is a good opportunity to gain a better understanding of what it’s like to serve in the Area of Responsibility. Anyone with access to the base who is interested is encouraged to attend.
Scholarship deadline March 7.
A Woman’s Perspective lunch and learn kick-off, March 1, Chapel Fellowship Hall, 11:30 a.m.
Zumbathon, March 13, Warrior Fitness Center, 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Women’s History Brunch, March 29, The Landing, 9 a.m.
Lunch and learns in Building 1231 in conjunction with the month’s events, all at 11 a.m.:
March 7, “Parenting in Troubled Times”
March 14, “Cutting Your Grocery Bill Without Cutting Coupons”
March 28, “Women in Leadership”
The Equal Opportunity Office acts as advisors on behalf of the commander for special/ethnic observances and events throughout the year. The planning committee for the 2013 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (May) needs to be established. In order to properly plan and commemorate this observance, we are requesting that each organization canvas their unit for volunteers who would like to be chairman or chairwoman or to help with this event.
Enjoy the President’s Day holiday with a trip to Idaho’s Grand Targhee Resort. Enjoy three nights in a luxury slopeside ski-in, ski-out lodge and two full days of skiing. You’ll also get three breakfasts, transportation, and a trip leader.
Cost is $475 per person, double occupancy; $380 per person for quad occupancy. You can add a ski rental for $25 per person. Call 777-9666 to register for the trip.
This year’s influenza season got off to an early start and it is ramping up as peak season nears.
Flu season usually peaks in late January or early February yet Utah has seen a surge in influenza cases over the last few weeks.
An estimated 36,000 people die from the flu and its complications in a regular season, according to the CDC.
Help protect yourself this year. Receive your annual flu vaccine at Hill AFB Occupational Medicine Clinic, Building 249, 6th Street.
Hill AFB Unity Chapel Choir will present a Christmas Cantata on Sunday, Dec. 16, 7 p.m., at the chapel.