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.
The Hill Aerospace Museum will be featuring "Santa Claus" and his Elf on Saturday, Dec. 15, 10 a.m. to noon. Santa will be taking requests from kids and handing them edible treats and a museum pin. Santa will be located inside the museum near one of the airplanes. Please see the receptionist at the front desk for location. Remember to bring your cameras so you can take some memorable pictures.
On Thursday, Dec. 6. base leadership, joined by the jolly fellow from the north and the Budweiser Clydesdales, will flip the switch, lighting the holiday tree. The event kicks off at 4 p.m. at the BX where the full hitch of Clydesdales will be on display.
At 5:05 the team, with its Airmen escort, will parade to the tree lighting followed by Santa in the fire truck.
The new holiday tree is located at Arts & Crafts/Auto Hobby, Building 534, 7288 Balmer St.
Parking is available at Centennial Park and the medical clinic.
The Utah Grizzlies would like to invite all service members and their families to a game Monday, Nov. 12, at 7:05 p.m. as they face off against Stockton.
All military members will get 50 percent off the walk-in gate price but they must call ahead to purchase their tickets through the Grizzlies Ticket Office, by calling Jon Laughlin at 801-988-8003.
Normal price for rinkside seats $33, go to military for $16.50; center seats, $25, military, $12.50; corner seats, $17, military, $8.50, party seats, $10, military $5.