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SE-O14-web-102514 Fort Lee Oktoberfest
“Eins, Zwei, Gesoffen!” Enjoy German food, German music and hoist a mug and shout: “Eins, zwei, gesoffen!” (“one, two, I’ve drunk it!”) at Fort Lee’s annual fun-fueled Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 25, 5 - 10 p.m., at the Post Field House. Schenickelfritz and the Oompahs will entertain all night with music sure to get your feet tapping while the Hirschjaeger Dancers perform the authentic German folk dances. Children will enjoy the KidZone’s inflatable games. This event is open to the public. Admission cost: adults $6; children 12 & under admitted FREE. Food, beverages and KidZone tickets are purchased separately. For more information, call (804) 765-3176/span>
RC-LB14-web Lunch at the Regimental Club
The Regimental Club has several delicious selections from which to choose. The menu varies daily and may include items such as herb baked chicken, fried flounder, slow roasted beef tips with gravy, salisbury steak, a variety of vegetables, starches, and fresh daily made dessert! Enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet, a dessert & drink, all for only $8.50! Lunch is served Monday through Friday from 11:30 am to 1 pm. For more information, call (804) 765-1523.
S-FC-HOPSN14-web-102614 SPECIAL NOTICE: MacLaughlin & Clark Fitness Center's Hours of Operation
On October 10, Clark Fitness Center (Bldg 2414) located on C Ave, will be closed for the training holiday, however, MacLaughlin Fitness Center (Bldg 4320) located on C Ave will be open from 4:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Additionally, October 11 - 26, MacLaughlin Fitness Center will be closed due to restoration of all racquetball and basketball courts. During this time Clark Fitness Center will operate with the following hours:

October 11 - 13; 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
October 14 - 26 (Monday - Friday); 4:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
October 14 - 26 (Saturday - Sunday); 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

For more information, call (804) 734-6994.  All other fitness facilities (ALU & Ordnance) will continue normal hours of operation.
G-TBGC14-web Team Building Golf Clinic
Gather your unit, coworkers or small group to enjoy some fun in the sun in their Team Building Golf Clinics. This FREE “demonstration & participation” activity can be fitted for groups of six to 15 people. Each clinic lasts approximately 45-60 minutes and must be scheduled by appointment. Driving range balls and golf clubs available for use. For more information, call (804) 734-2899.
LC-OTSB-RO14-web-1014 Overtime Sports Bar Open on Fridays
Are you ready for some football and more? Family and MWR Overtime Sports Bar is open every Friday from 4 - 10 p.m. This sports bar features flat screen TVs, dart boards, a pool table, food and drinks. Come out and join the Fort Lee community in celebrating the re-opening of our community sports bar. The Overtime Sports Bar is located in the Lower Level of the Lee Club, Bldg. 9009, Mahone Ave. & Battle Dr. For more information, call (804) 734-7547.
H-RAN14-web Right Arm Night ~ New Location!
Right Arm Night has moved to the HideAway! The HideAway now hosts Right Arm Night every 3rd Thursday of the month at 4 p.m., starting this month. Right Arm Night is a chance for bosses to bring their "right arm" out to relax and build camaraderie off duty. Drink Specials and FREE snacks will be available with FREE pool for your enjoyment. Right Arm Night is open to all ranks and all services, Military or Civilian. The HideAway is located on 5th St, Building 15013. For more information, call (804) 765-1523/1539.
I-FSC14-web-102314 Intramural Football Skills Competition
Family and MWR Sports department will host an Intramural Football Skills Competition at Williams Stadium, 6 p.m., October 23. Any companies interested in participating must complete an entry form and return it to the Sports Office, by October 23. The entry forms are located at MacLaughin Fitness Center and Clark Fitness Center front desks. There is no charge to join in on the physical fun. This Competition is open to Active Duty, Active Duty Spouses, Reserves & DoD/DAC Civilians. For details, call (804) 765-3896.
G-GR14-web-102514 Greenskeeper Revenge
You are invited to overcome every obstacle (water hose, lawn mower or backhoe) at the Greenskeeper Revenge, a four-person scramble golf tournament held at the Cardinal Golf Club on October 25, 9 a.m. shotgun start. Entry fee: $35 members and $50 non-members; fee includes golf cart range, lunch, beverages and prizes. Paid entry due by October 23. For more information, call (804) 734-2899.
FLCL-HSSH14-web-103014 Halloween Spooky Story Hour
The Family and MWR Fort Lee Community Library is hosting Halloween Spooky Story Hour for children October 30, 5 – 6 p.m. Wear your favorite Halloween costume or come as you are. There will be scary stories told throughout the hour. This is a free event. Pre-registration is recommended. All children 15 and under must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. For more details or to sign up, call (804) 765-8095.
H-H14-web-103114 Halloween Bash at the HideAway
Dress in your scariest, most ravishing or funniest costume and come to the HideAway for the Halloween Bash on Friday, October 31, 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. There will be plenty of thrills and chills with a costume contest, music, and manager’s drink specials. There is no cover charge. For information, call (804) 765-1539.
CYS-CC14-web Child Care Openings!
Child, Youth & School (CYS) Services has several immediate openings in full day child care for preschool age children. The Part Day Preschool program also has openings in both its AM and PM sessions as well as its 2-day and 3-day programs. There are also immediate openings for Full day childcare for Strong Beginnings Pre-K. This is for children ages 4-5. In the Strong Beginnings Pre-K Program, there is an emphasis on kindergarten readiness skills. The teaching methods used will resemble those of a kindergarten classroom. Sign-up now and give your preschooler the advantage of hands-on learning adventures with CYS Services.  For more information, call (804) 765-3852/3196.
B-ACG-Milkshakes-web-0714 Bowling Center Milkshakes
Did you know that the Family and MWR Bowling Centers offers milkshakes all year long. Stop by and purchase a milkshake today. A 20 oz. is only $2.25 and a 32 oz. is only $3.75. Flavors include chocolate, vanilla & strawberry. While you're at the bowling center try out some of our other cool treats; ice cream, cookies, funnel sticks & more! The Fort Lee Bowling Center, Bldg. 9040, is located on Battle Drive. For more information, call (804) 734-6860.
ACS-MFRN14-web-111314 Military Family Rockstar Night
Join ACS at our annual free spaghetti dinner aimed at celebrating military families for their dedication and sacrifice. Dinner starts at 5:30 so do not miss out. In addition to being served fine Italian cuisine we will be giving away door prizes. This is an event you do not want to miss out on so RSVP NLT November 3, 2014 by calling (804)734-6388.
SE-YFF14-web-111514 Youth Fall Festival
On November 15, let the fall fun begin! Family and MWR invites you to the Youth Fall Festival at the Post Field House (on A Avenue and 16th Street) from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on November 15. Come out and join in the fun. There will be pumpkin decorating, sand arts & crafts, Chesterfield's Children Theatre and more! This is a FREE event, bring family and friends. All children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call (804) 765-3176.
FMWR-ND14-web-112014 Newcomer's Dinner
Family and MWR is hosting its quarterly FREE Newcomers Dinner November 20, 2014, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at the Regimental Club. The Newcomers Dinner is an opportunity for Fort Lee community members to become familiar with programs and services both inside and outside the gate. It's also an opportunity to win some great door prizes! We have previously given away a Kindle Fire, Samsung Galaxy Tablet, Xbox game system, Kings Dominion amusement park tickets and more. The event is limited to those who have arrived in the area in the previous 6 months or those who have not previously attended the Newcomers' Dinner. This event is FREE, however, you must RSVP no later than 12 p.m. August 14, 2014. RSVP at (804) 734-7821.
LC-TDB14-web-112714 Thanksgiving Dinner at the Lee Club
Join Family and MWR for a hearty Thanksgiving dinner buffet at the Lee Club on November 27 at 1 p.m. Bring your family and friends to this delicious buffet and let someone else do the dishes! The menu includes a brunch bar consisting of bacon, sausage, scrambled eggs, French toast, omelet station, Belgian waffle station and more. The dinner menu consists of roasted turkey, carved ham, seafood newberg, chicken marsalis, steam shrimp, seafood platter, various veggies, assorted salads w/dressings, fresh fruit w/crackers, gourmet cheese platter, a gourmet dessert station, champagne & sparkling cider, in addition to various other treats. Reservations are required and must be paid in full at the time of booking, NLT November 21. The cost is $24.95 per adult, $12.50 per child (3 – 9 years old) and children 2 & under are free. The Lee Club (Building 9009) is located on the corner of Mahone Avenue & Battle Drive. For more details, call (804) 734-7541/7547.
PPFS-DPC14-web-113014 2014 Army Digital Photography Contest
Family and MWR Arts & Crafts invites you to create your best digital photography to compete against the best photographers in the Army and win cash prizes! Both color and monochrome photographs will be accepted. Your photo must be entered into following available categories: people, military life, nature & landscapes, animals, still life, design elements and digital dark room. There is no contest entry free. Entry submissions will need to be digital JPG images of the work. These images will need to be submitted online at arts.armywr.com between October 15 and November 30, 2014. For details, call (804) 734-6137/6198.
OR-SXT15-web-030715 Snow Xperience Trips
Fort Lee's Family and MWR Outdoor Recreation Center is offering discounted Snow Xperience Trips to Wintergreen Resort. Skiing, snowboarding, tubing rentals and lift ticket packages are available at a discounted price. The Snow Xperience Trips will take place on December 13, January 10, February 21 and March 7. Cost varies. For registration and additional information, visit Outdoor Recreation, Bldg. 15014 on 5th St. or call (804) 765-2212.

Ongoing Events

LTS-GI14-web Leisure Travel Services
Leisure Travel Services (LTS) is located in the Regimental Club. LTS offers discounted vacation packages and world class cruises. LTS also assists patrons with finding the best-priced hotel accommodations all over the globe. In addition to providing travel discounts, LTS offers local, regional and national attraction tickets. If you are looking to go the movies or visit a theme park soon then visit Leisure Travel Services, which also offers specially discounted movie and theme park tickets. LTS normal hours of operation are Monday through Friday (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.) and closed on weekends & Holidays. The Regimental Club is located on C Avenue, Building 2609. For more information, call (804) 765-3789.

B-YBL14-web-0914 Youth Bowling League
Family and MWR Bowling Center invites all youth to join the Youth Bowling League. The Youth Bowling League is 9 a.m. on Saturdays, September through May. Youth may sign up at the Bowling Center now.  The youth bowling league is open to all eligible dependents ages 6 and up. The Fort Lee Bowling Center, Bldg. 9040, is located on Battle Drive. For more information, call (804) 734-6860.
AC-GI13-web Auto Crafts Shop
Fort Lee's Family and MWR Auto Crafts Shop is here to service you minor auto needs. This is a self-help auto repair facility that allows authorized patrons to perform minor repairs to their vehicles. There are seven bay spaces, four vehicle lifts, tools and a trained instructor on hand to provide assistance. You can get an oil change, rent bay space & equipment and get your tires changed & balanced. Cost varies per service. The Auto Crafts Shop is located in Building 9035 on Battle Drive. For service costs and more information, call (804) 734-6859.

LTS-PST13 web Professional Sports Tickets
We got tickets to the game! Family and MWR Leisure Travel Services sells professional sports tickets all year long. We have Baseball (Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals & Jacksonville Suns), Football (U.S. Navy & Jacksonville Knights), Basketball (Washington Wizards & Washington Mystics), Nascar (Richmond, Atlanta, Talladega & Daytona), Hockey (Washington Capitals) and local sports (Richmond Squirrels) tickets. Richmond Squirrel baseball tickets are only $6 per ticket for select games. For more details, call (804) 765-3789.

FLCL-R2R13-web Read 2 Rover
The Family and MWR Fort Lee Community Library invites you to join us every third Monday of the month, 5 – 6 pm for our Read 2 Rover hour with Caring Canines of Richmond. Caring Canines is a volunteer therapy dog group that encourages children’s literacy through interaction with certified therapy dogs. While initially created for children, this activity is open to everyone.  The dogs enjoy being read to, shown picture books, or just being petted.  This is a free program and pre-registration is not required.  The Fort Lee Community Library is located on the 2nd floor of the Army Logistics University, Building 12420. For more details, call (804) 765-8095.
OR-PB13 Fort Lee Paintball
Ready, aim & splatter! Fort Lee’s Family and MWR Outdoor Recreation invites you to play a game of paintball. Rental packages are only $25 for groups of 6 to 9 people. The rental package includes a marker (gun), hopper, CO2 Tank & Fill-ups, mask, loader case & 500 paintballs! All players must be 12 or older to play. Liability waivers must be signed prior to participation. Personal markers are welcome but will be calibrated to field rules.   Paintball is open Monday through Friday, by appointment only. Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more. Bring your unit or co-workers out for a fun outdoor team activity. For weekend play, please call Outdoor Recreation for availability. For more information, call (804)765-2212/2210.
S-FCWS13 web Fitness Classes Weekly Schedule
Family and MWR Sports invites you to join our weekly fitness classes. Weekly fitness classes include Aerobics, Boot Camp, INSANITY, Spinning, Spin Intervals, Yoga (Iyengar), Yogaworks (Vinyasa), Zumba, Zumba Toning and Workout With Weights (WWW) in the House of Pain. Classes are generally $4 per class unless otherwise noted. A fitness card may be purchased for most classes. Fitness cards are $20 for a10-class punch card. WWW in the House of Pain is a FREE class, however, you must be at least 18 years of age and complete a Microfit Fitness Assessment prior to attending class. Yoga (Iyengar) is FREE for Active Duty Soldiers and Spouses of deployed Soldiers. Classes may be cancelled due to inclement weather or if minimum class participation levels are not achieved. You must be 16 years of age and an eligible Family and MWR fitness facility patron to attend fitness classes with the exception of WWW in the House of Pain (You must be 18 years of age). Call (804) 734-6198 for more fitness classes’ details.
PPFSweb logo Picture Perfect Frame Shop Specialties
The Picture Perfect Frame Shop is an in house custom framing and Arts & Crafts studio. You can mat prints, needlepoint pieces, puzzles, certificates and more! Don Stiver’s prints are available for purchase. Picture Perfect Frame Shop offers a variety of services including, engraving, Arts & Crafts classes and trophies. Come in for a free framing consultation. The Picture Perfect Frame Shop is located on Battle Drive, Building 9024. For details, call (804) 734-6137.
FLCL 12 web logo Fort Lee Community Library  
The Family and MWR Fort Lee Community Library is open and ready for business. This Family and MWR facility houses, books, periodicals, audio books, DVDs, computers (Internet) and a children’s corner. The library is open to Active Duty & Retirees, Dependent Spouses, DoD Civilians & Permanent Fort Lee Contractors. The hours of operation are the following: 8 am - 7 pm (Monday - Thursday), 8 am - 5 pm (Friday), 12 - 5 pm (Saturday) and closed on Sunday & holidays. For more details, call (804) 765-8095.

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