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UDOT I-15 road work advisory issued

April 19, 2012

Nighttime work, lane closures and the right shoulder of northbound I-15 will be closed from Exit 335 north to Exit 338 as crews perform earthwork operations in preparation for a new lane to be added. Work will occur weekly during off-peak hours from Sunday at 7 p.m. to Monday at 6 a.m. and Monday through Thursday 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Daytime shoulder work will include the installation of retaining walls. Motorists should be aware of trucks hauling material in and out of the construction zone.



OSC Spring Bazaar to feature vendors

April 12, 2012

Come shop more than 40 vendors for jewelry, Mother's Day and graduation gifts, baby items and much more on April 18 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free.

Interested vendors may email bazaarsdirector@hillosc.com.



LRS Combat Truckers Warrior Call focus

April 12, 2012

On April 20, Master Sgt. Nicky Burres, 75th Logistics Readiness Squadron, will speak on "LRS Combat Truckers." Those interested who have base access are invited to The Landing at 4 p.m.



Holocaust Memorial Week events planned

April 12, 2012

The week of April 15-22 is designated as the "Days of Remembrance of Victims of the Holocaust." It is important to remember the atrocities that occurred during the Holocaust for several reasons: to honor the victims and keep their memory alive through stories of their lives, to raise awareness, to learn about our history and to keep such a thing from happening again.

The Hill AFB Holocaust Memorial Committee will host the annual Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony. The theme designated for this year is "Choosing to Act: Stories of Rescue."

The events are as follows:

  • April 17: 5K run/walk beginning at 8 a.m. at the Warrior Fitness Center
  • April 17: A film screening of "Defiance" at the Base Theater beginning at 6 p.m.
  • April 18: Memorial to be held at the Hill AFB Chapel, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. The guest speaker for the event is former U.S. Ambassador John Price.

Military members are highly encouraged to participate. Family members and friends with base access are welcome. Civilian employees wishing to attend the event may be released for up to two hours without charge of leave as time and mission requirements permit.

For questions, call Staff Sgt. Kenneth Beach, HC president at 775-4910 or Capt. Adam Zimmer HC vice president at 775-5993. For information about the Holocaust visit: www.ushmm.org/ for the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.



Caring for People Summit now April 18

April 12, 2012

The date for the Caring for People Forum has been changed to April 18 due to low working group participant numbers. The location (Chapel Annex) and times (7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) remain the same. It is hoped that those of you who volunteered to support the event will still be able to do so despite the date change. If there are any questions, please don't hesitate to contact Jan Seachris or Brad Quarnberg.



Sexual Assault Awareness Month events

April 5, 2012

April 12 -- "Can I Kiss You" monologue presentation by Mike Domitrz at the Base Theater at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., and 1:30 p.m.

April 14 -- "Take Back the Night" event at Your Community Connection, 2261 Adams Ave., Ogden, at 5 p.m.

April 17 -- Strike Out Child Abuse/Sexual Assault at the Base Bowling Alley

April 18 -- Free women's safety classes and self defense demonstrations, YCC, 2261 Adams Ave., Ogden, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

April 21 -- "Women's Empowerment Workshop" at YCC, 2261 Adams Ave., Ogden, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Space is limited so call Mike at 801-391-1638 to reserve your spot. Tickets are $25 in advance, $35 at the door

April 23 -- Self defense course, Warrior Fitness Center Bubble, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

April 26 -- Luncheon with guest speaker Mary Lauterbauch at the Landing, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Menu includes beef or vegetable lasagne, green salad, vegetable, garlic bread and cookie, iced tea, lemonade and ice water, $11 members, $13 nonmembers. For ticket information contact the Sexual Assault Prevention Representative at 801-777-1985 or 801-777-1964.



Caring for People needs you April 11

April 5, 2012

The Hill Integrated Delivery Service (IDS) team is looking for military members, civilians, spouses and retirees to join in discussion groups organized to hear issues or concerns important to you. The Caring for People Forum will be Wednesday, April 11, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Chapel Annex.

If you have an idea on policy items that could be changed or quality of life services that could be improved upon, either on Hill or in the Air Force in general, this is your opportunity to share and potentially generate change.

Discussion groups for participation include: Family Support, Spouse Communication, Health and Wellness, Single Airmen Support and Deployment Support.

Forum working groups will be led by trained facilitators. Discussions will be open and participants are encouraged to bring their ideas about improving Air Force quality of life programs and activities for all Airmen and their family members.

Register to be a member of a working group at the Caring for People Forum by contacting the Airman and Family Readiness Center at 801-777-4681.



LRS Combat Truckers Warrior Call focus

April 5, 2012

On April 20, Master Sgt. Nicky Burres, 75th Logistics Readiness Squadron, will speak on “LRS Combat Truckers.” Those interested who have base access are invited to The Landing at 4 p.m.



Holocaust Memorial Week events planned

April 5, 2012

The week of April 15-22 is designated as the “Days of Remembrance of Victims of the Holocaust.” It is important to remember the atrocities that occurred during the Holocaust for several reasons: to honor the victims and keep their memory alive through stories of their lives, to raise awareness, to learn about our history and to keep such a thing from happening again.

The Hill AFB Holocaust Memorial Committee will host the annual Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony. The theme designated for this year is “Choosing to Act: Stories of Rescue.”

The events are as follows:

  • April 17: 5K run/walk beginning at 8 a.m. at the Warrior Fitness Center
  • April 17: A film screening of “Defiance” at the Base Theater beginning at 6 p.m.
  • April 18: Memorial to be held at the Hill AFB Chapel, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. The guest speaker for the event is former U.S. Ambassador John Price.

Military members are highly encouraged to participate. Family members and friends with access to the base are welcome. Civilian employees wishing to attend the event may be released for up to two hours without charge of leave as time and mission requirements permit.

For questions, call Staff Sgt. Kenneth Beach, HC president at 775-4910 or Capt. Adam Zimmer HC vice president at 775- 5993. For information about the Holocaust visit: www.ushmm.org/ for the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.



Bldg 568 blood drive

April 5, 2012

There will be a blood drive at Building 568 on Friday, April 6, 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Please request supervisor approval if during duty hours.

For questions contact Lt. Leonil Cruz, DSN 775-3137 or Lt. Ricardo Basora, DSN 777-4909.

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