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MWR is celebrating and honoring Military Families throughout the month of November. Please visit our website for a complete list of available discounts to Military Families at various MWR facilities and also visit our Facebook page throughout the month to increase your chances of winning some great prizes!

Benyaurd Indoor Pool -Closed MWR apologizes for the inconvenience. Benyaurd Indoor Pool is still closed for repairs due to the recent storm. We will post any updates on our website at

Turkey Trot 10k/ 5k

Get ready for Fort Belvoir’s Turkey Trot 10k/5k, for Saturday, November 17. The run starts at Middleton Road (near Pullen Field/track) at 8 a.m. Download the registration packet online at For details or questions, please contact Graves Fitness Center at 703-806-3873/5368.

Military Insignia Fair – November 4

Join us for a Military Insignia Fair, where you can buy, sell, trade or collect a variety of Military Memorabilia . We’ll see you at the Community Center at 8 a.m., Belvoir Road and Taylor Road, building 1200. For more information, please contact the Community Center at 703-805-3714. Newcomer’s Orientation – November 5 Join other newcomers for information about your new home, Fort Belvoir on Monday, November 5 at 9a.m. at ACS, bldg. 200 on Belvoir Road. A variety of agencies team up to

give you all the answers to questions you may have about, childcare, hospital services, education, ACS programs, and much more. Call 703-805-4590 for more details.

Parent’s and Kid’s Night out – November 10 South Post Child Development Center offers evening childcare for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old so parents can have a break. Call 703-806-4344 for more information. For children grades K-6th Markham School Age Center is offers a Kid’s Night out. For more information, please call 703-805-9100.

Smithsonian’s Museum of the Native American Fort Belvoir EEO is providing FREE transportation and lunch on Tuesday, November 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for all Military, Family Members, and DA Civilians. Please RSVP by November 9 by calling EEO at 703-805-2288.

Youth Sports Enrollment There is still time to enroll in the following sports: Wrestling, Cheerleading-House Basketball, and House Basketball. For more information, please call 703-8051257/9139.

Wine Tasting Trips Outdoor Recreation is offering two great trips each cost $25 for transportation. The first trip is November 10 to Charlottesville, VA wineries. The second trip is December 22 to Northern Virginia wineries. Space is limited so contact Outdoor Recreation to reserve your spot at 703-805-3081.

Travel Camp Construction Area Safety The new travel camp construction is underway between Johnson and Morrow Roads. Construction signs are posted. The pedestrian trail is currently closed to allow for weekend and holiday construction on the site. If you have questions about the pedestrian walkway or the project, call 703-806-3940. Annual Turkey Shoot Golf Tournament The Belvoir Golf Course hosts their annual Turkey Shoot Golf Tournament on November 17 with a 9:30 a.m. start on Woodlawn Golf Course. Please sign up for this great event at the Golf Pro Shop. Pro Shop hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily.

New York Day Trip Join MWR Leisure Travel Services on a day trip to New York City. Saturday, November 17. For more information, please check their website at

Get moving and see the Countryside If you enjoying walking or hiking, join the ODR Trailblazers Hiking Interest Group. Plan your fall/winter hiking now! 3 Nov: Old Rag, Shenandoah, VA 12 Nov: Manassas Battle Fields, VA- Veterans Day Hike 17 Nov: Sky Meadows State Park, VA 24 Nov: Tuscarora/Paddy Run Shuttle Hike, VA 1 Dec: Wild Cat Mountain, VA 8 Dec: Duncan Knob, VA 15 Dec: Sugar Loaf Mountain, MD There is no fee to join the group but there is a $10 fee per hike to cover transportation costs. Advance hike pre-paid cards are available for up to 10 hikes. For more information call 703-805-3081 or email

Wood Shop Classes Wood Shop at Kawamura Arts and Craft Center is offering a variety of great classes. Safety classes in November are on Wednesdays, November 7 and 28. Pen Turning is on November 29, For more details, please contact the Wood Shop at 703-806-4654. Thanksgiving Day Buffet Come celebrate Thanksgiving on November 22 at the fort Belvoir Officer’s Club. Advanced registration is required for this popular buffet. For more information, please contact the Officer’s Club at 703-780-0930. Brunch with Santa Claus Share brunch with the Jolly one himself! You and the kids can also have your picture taken with Santa on December 9 at the Officer’s Club. Advanced registration is required. For more information, please call 703-780-0930, ext. 600.

Free Universal Studios Tickets and Discount Blue Man Group Tickets Universal Orlando Resorts is honoring Active Duty and Retired Military Members by offering complimentary 3-day park tickets also enjoy discount Blue Man Group tickets. For more details, please visit MWR Leisure Travel Services website:


Please note starting in November there will be NO Lunch Buffet on Mondays.

11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Lunch includes soup du jour, salad bar, vegetable du jour & dessert bar, $11.50. $9.50, Soup and Salad Only.

November 5- November 9, 2012 TUESDAY Scrambled Eggs Sausage & Bacon French Toast w/Syrup Biscuits & Gravy Breakfast Potatoes Fried Chicken Cabbage Rolls Steamed Rice Garlic Mashed Potatoes WEDNESDAY Country Fried Steak Smoked BBQ Ribs Mashed Potatoes w/ Gravy Macaroni & Cheese THURSDAY LT’s Crispy Fried Chicken Smoked Brisket Rosemary & Garlic Mashed Potatoes Steamed Rice FRIDAY Blackened Chicken Alfredo Pecan Crusted Tilapia Macaroni & Cheese Mashed Potatoes

OFFICERS’ CLUB MONDAY-FRIDAY 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Our fabulous All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet includes salad bar, soup du jour, chili con carne and dessert for only $9.95.

November 5 -November 9, 2012 MONDAY Meatloaf with Gravy Sliced Turkey w/ Stuffing Mashed Potatoes Vegetable Du Jour TUESDAY Baked Penne Pasta w/ Italian Sausage Baked Fish in Dill Sauce White Rice Vegetable Du Jour WEDNESDAY Stuffed Green Peppers Chicken Florentine Au Gratin Potatoes Vegetable Du Jour THURSDAY Fried Chicken Stuffed Pork Chops in Gravy Baked Penne Pasta w/ Andouille Sausage Mashed Potatoes Vegetable Du Jour FRIDAY Fried Catfish Beef Burgundy Baked Macaroni and Cheese Collard Greens

BOWLING CENTER MONDAY-FRIDAY 11:30 AM-2 PM Vortex Grill Please check online for weekly specials: wling/vortexgrill.php

Also available on post‌ -

Bozzelli Bros. Deli

At the Fort Belvoir Community Center! Complete menu at

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