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47 CSH Update 29 May 2013

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Compete in Women’s Rugby 7s – application deadline for athletes and coaches is June 1st. For more details, go to: Participants could be selected to represent the Army in the Armed Forces Sports Championships, national & international competitions. June 1 – Commissary Case Lot Sale ends June 1st. Location: MWR Fest Tent at the back of the Bowling Alley, Liggett Ave. Lewis Main. June 1 – Firewood Clearance Sale. Firewood permit process for the Vancouver Road firewood area will be lowered to $1 per pick-up load, not to exceed 1 cord/day, until sold out. For details call: 253-964-2100 / 2101. June 1 – Sporting Clays Fun Shoot at the Northwest Adventure Center / Skeet Range. Call 253-967-7056 June 1 (2:30-6pm) – Piano Lessons offering 4x per month. Call Mr. Reid at 253-535-1597. Register at CYSS Parent Central by the 4th Friday of each month. June 4 – sign-up before 12noon to guarantee your T-shirt for the June 15th McChord Field Salmon Run 12K/5K. to register go to: June 10 – Smooth Move Workshop call 253-982-2695 to register. Flier

New Intramural Softball for Unit, Co-ed & Women’s Teams The season will begin June 17. Information session meets Tuesday at Wilson Sports and Fitness Center and at the McChord Fitness Center. For details, call 253-967-4768 or email:

June 5 & 19 – USCIS Officer will be available at the ACS Waller Hall. Call 253-967-7166 Flier June 6 (5-7pm) – Steak & Brew Night at Warrior Zone (21+). Pick and grill a steak of your choice. Prices vary. See flier for more details. June12 (9-2pm) – Home Buying & Selling Workshop at McChord Education Office, Bldg. 851. RSVP for this FREE workshop by June 10th to Larry at 253-982-5516 or to Dan at 253-982-5517. June 14 (7pm) – Dueling Pianos at AFC Arena Lewis Main. FREE admission. Food sales and cash bar on site. See flier for more details. June 14 – 2013 JBLM BodyBuilding Championship at the Nelson Rec Center. Pre-judging at 9am (FREE), the evening show starts at 7pm (ticket price $5). Civilians are welcome, 15 and under free. For details, go to: To join or register click here. June 20 (2-3pm) – Caregiver Support Group meeting “Caring for the Caregiver” at the 2nd Floor of Madigan’s Nursing Tower, in the South Waiting Room. This is an open group designed to provide information & support for anyone who is a caregiver of someone with chronic medical condition. Call 253-968-2303 for more info. June 20 – AFGE Local 1504 – holds a meeting every 3rd Thursday of the month at the Union Hall, Bldg. T1143, 9th Division & Stryker Ave, Lewis Main. To attend, pls. RSVP to or call 253-967-2321. June 22 – Military F.I.G.H.T. Night. This is a free event to learn how to save for college, retirement/transition, credit, disaster preparedness, identity theft, budgeting, media/internet scams, youth $ smarts (ages 5+). To register before June 19, for this FREE event and get a free dinner at

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HOURS, CHANGES, CONSTRUCTION Starting today, May 29th the Lewis Army Museum will have new operating hours. Wednesday to Saturday from 11am-4pm. The museum features 10 galleries, an acre of outdoor exhibits that includes a UH-1 “Huey” helicopter, and a gift store with assortment of books, clothing, & and souvenirs. May 31 – June 2 - McChord Fitness Center closed due to electrical system repair. June 1 – MWR Facilities in Lewis Main & McChord will have new hours. Hours at Jensen and Sheridan Gyms will not change. Download schedule here. JBLM Transition Center moved–due to office renovation, the transition center is temporarily re-locating to the back end of Room 300 in Waller Hall (old JPPSO), until it’s done. Please expect increased waiting times and delays in processing. For questions, call 253-967-3582. June 15 – end of Pendleton project. A section of Pendleton Ave and one of its cross streets is scheduled to reopen on June 1st and will open 2-weeks later. Pendleton Ave from 7th to 12th Streets and 14th Street North, with access to the PX & Commissary will open on June 15th. Extended Traffic Interruptions is scheduled to be completed by Nov. 2013. Pendleton work from 12th to 14th Street is expected to end by July 16th. For more info call: 253-5845937.


Training & Education June 5, Sept 4, Dec 4 (9-12nn) – Bundles for Babies. FREE class for parents-to-be and parents of infants under 6-months old. Learn about cost of raising a child, health topics, plus receive a bundle of goodies for your new baby! Due to budget constraints, this class is open only to JBLM families who live on McChord. To register call, 253-9822695. Location: AFRC, McChord Field. Employment Readiness Program Classes at Bldg. 2166, Liggett & 12th Street, JBLM Lewis Main. Call 253-967-3538 to register: June 13 (9-12nn) – Competitive Resume. Explore the basic & key elements of resume writing, utilizing the STAR technique.

Kids / Teens June 5 (3-6pm) – ACS-CYSS Employment Prep & Readiness Fair, designed for military spouses and youth. 20+ employers are attending. Call 253-967-3538 for details. Flier

June 20 (9-12nn) – Complete Interview. Discover the purpose of an interview and learn what employers expect. Learn how to formulate complete responses to effectively communicate your skills and accomplishments.

June 15 (6:30-9pm)– Father Daughter Dance. Join other dads and daughters at the McChord Club for an evening of deejay dancing, light hors d’oeuvres, dessert, fruit punch, craft project, photo with dad & prizes for the best dressed couples. Advance ticket purchase is required. Flier

June 21 (8am) – First Aid / CPR Certification Class. Learn skills that will save lives. Good for teens. FREE 8-hour class held at the Fire Station 101 or 105 on JBLM Lewis main. Call 253-9667466 or email: Flier

June 17 – August 2 – Have a Book, Will Travel. A summer reading program at Book Patch & at McChord Library. Win prizes just by reading! Flier

is a Family Camp for families with Special Needs. Registration period runs from May 20-June 19 (first come first serve).

Register for CYSS Summer Sports Camps:

Camp Date: July 19-21

Registration deadlines:

To register, please download your registration packet here. For questions, call: 253-967-9705.

June 14 – Lil’ Batters, ages 3-4, $20 Flier June 14 – Summer Baseball, ages 5-15, $60 Flier June 28 – Special Olympics Softball, ages 8-18, $50 June 28 – Special Olympics Golf, ages 8-18, $40 June 28 – Summer Bowling, ages 6-15, $50 Flier

Click here for 2-pages of complete sports camps & schedules. FUN SUMMER PROGRAMING for Youth in grades K-8. Flier Apply for Youth Summer Crew Positions as Mt. Rainier Base to Base Camp Trail Crews. All expenses paid, 15-21 days outdoor experience for 15-19 yrs old. Flier


Off-Post Activities SAM CAMP” - Summer Camp at the Seattle Art Museum. Cost $360/week. Open for grades 1-5. Children can attend one week only or all three weeks. Each week has a different activity. Read more June 9 (11-2:30pm) – Family Fun Day at the Seattle Waterfront. Read more

June 22 (10am – 4pm) – Explore Port Townsend. Join the Secret Garden Tour and get a chance to see the Port Townsend most beautiful private gardens. For more info call: 360-379-1172 Read more

ARTS AND EVENTS in Lacey Every Tuesdays starting June 25 to August 6 (6:30pm) Huntamer Park in Woodland Square map For info call: (360) 491-0857

Family friendly activities June 25 Ropeworks – Interactive jump rope show, more July 2 Reptile Man – Hands on reptile program, more July 9 Ian Dobson – Steel Drum party, more July 17 Buck and Elizabeth – Music Comedy Show, more July 23 Brownsmead Flats – Folksy, fun, stringband music, more July 30 Recess Monkey – Family-powered dance party, more August 6 Henrik Boothe – Physical comedy, more

Meeker Days Festival June 21-June 23 Pioneer Avenue, Downtown Puyallup To celebrate the City of Puyallup heritage. Activities include exhibits, Kid Zone, Lego Land, Farmer’s Market, TeenZone, Classic Car Show Competition, Art in the Park, Riverwalk Wine Garden and live entertainment on four stages.

Farmers Markets near JBLM Puyallup – April – October 12, every Saturdays from 9am to 2pm, Location: Pioneer Park Pavilion, 330 South Meridian, Downtown Puyallup. map Tacoma Farmers Markets  6th Avenue & N. Pine Street Market (map): May –Sept every Tuesday 3 – 7pm  950 Broadway, Tacoma (map): May – Oct, every Thursday 10am-3pm  South Tacoma market (map): April – Sept, every Sunday 11am – 3pm Lakewood Farmers Market – June 4 – Sept 17 every Tuesday from 11am to 3pm Location: Lakewood City Hall, 6000 Main Street SW Website: Fife Farmers Market – June 26 August 28, every Wednesday 11am – 3pm Location: Fife Community Center, 2111 54th Avenue East, Fife, WA 98424 map Website

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Family update 29may2013  
Family update 29may2013