All active duty, guard and reserve personnel and their families are invited to the annual Salute Picnic July 14 from 3-6 p.m. at Centennial Park. Catered food, activities for kids, and live entertainment will be available. Sign up with your first sergeant. For more information contact Capt. Edward Roybal at 801-777-1833 or Master Sgt. Ann Johnson at 801-777-7909.
Alpha Warriors coming to Hill
The Warrior Fitness Center is hosting special family events July 14-15. Alpha Warrior pros will sign autographs July 14 from 8-9 a.m. at the Warrior Fitness Center, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Hillcrest Dining Facility, 1:45-3:30 pm. at the Youth Center, and 4-6 p.m. at the Salute Picnic in Centennial Park. Competition day will be July 15. Visitors ages 13 and above can test their strength on the adult Alpha Warrior Battle Rig, and kids 4-12 years of age can compete on the youth rig. Events are open to all DOD ID card holders. For more information call the Warrior Fitness Center at 801-777-2762.
2017 Utah Disabled Veteran fishing event
The Utah Disabled Veteran Fishing Foundation needs volunteers and boats for their annual fishing event 7 a.m.-3 p.m., July 15 at Soldier Creek Marina, Soldier Creek Recreation Area on Strawberry Reservoir.
Entry fees will be waived for volunteers. Boater registration and launching boats will be at 6 a.m. at the boat ramp. Each boat will be assigned and given a number to display. All boats will be launched and called into to load vets, who will arrive at 7 a.m.
Fishing will end at 12:30 p.m., with lunch at 1 p.m. Closing events will run 2-3 p.m. For more information, contact Trevor Earl at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com, Office: 801-777-2910 or Cell: 801-814-4410, or contact Todd Hall, at firstname.lastname@example.org, Office: 801-767-4608 or Cell: 208-409-2564.
Legal office closures
The 75th Air Base Wing Legal Office will be closed for the following official functions: July 17 from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; July 21 from 3-4:30 p.m. Normal business hours will resume July 24.
Commander’s Cup golf tourney
The Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah is hosting the Commander’s Cup Golf Tournament Sept. 5. Check in begins at 10:30 a.m. followed by a clinic at 11:15 a.m. before the shotgun start at noon. The $150, per golfer, covers the cost of green fees, cart, food, and prizes; all proceeds benefit the Hill Aerospace Museum. To participate, sign up to play by Aug. 26. For more information visit www.areospaceutah.org/golf.
Retiree Activities Office director needed
The RAO is seeking someone to fill the volunteer director position to fellow military retirees and dependents. In this position, the RAO director coordinates the activities of 10 volunteers and principal functions include: (1) facilitating contact between military retirees/dependents and appropriate duty experts; (2) providing general installation information/activities; (3) providing input into planning the annual Retiree Appreciation Day; and, (4) providing periodic informational updates to the military retiree community. This position reports directly to the 75th Air Base Wing vice commander. If interested, contact the 75th ABW Command Center at 801-777-7500.
Parking lot closure
Full rows from east to west in the southernmost third of Parking Lot #1, located north of the Base Exchange parking lot, will be closed from noon on June 25 through 5 p.m. on Aug. 20. However, the west end road will remain open to facilitate access to the IB Store and Security Forces building.
AFMC Family Days observed in 2017
Hill AFB will observe the following AFMC Family Days in 2017: Sept. 1, in conjunction with Labor Day on Sept. 4; Nov. 24, in conjunction with Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23; and Dec. 26, in conjunction with Christmas on Dec. 25. The Hill AFB Roy Gate will be closed on all holidays including the Nov. 24 AFMC Family Day. Supervisors are encouraged to follow liberal leave procedures for Family Days and may approve annual leave, compensatory time, time-off award, credit hours, or leave without pay for their employees. For more information, call 801-777-1396 (military) or 801-775-3329 (civilian).