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Base Bulletin - Week of June 26

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Sky Sox host Military Appreciation Night/ DOUBLE HEADER June 26
The Colorado Sky Sox Military Appreciation Game is a double header. Military appreciation vouchers and game day tickets are good for both games. The gates will open at 4:30 p.m. and the first game will start at 5:05 p.m. The first game will last seven innings and is estimated to last two hours. The second game begins approximately 30 minutes after the first game ends and will also last seven innings. For more information on the vouchers, please call 567-3588.

50th SW Promotion Ceremony
50th Space Wing promotion ceremony is being held July 1, 8:30 a.m., at the Fitness Center basketball court.

The 2d Space Operations Squadron will be having its change of command ceremony 08:30 a.m., July 2 at the 50SW headquarters building, building 210. For more information, email 2nd Lt. Jeffrey Clark at

Locker Rooms Closed June 30 from noon to 3 p.m.
The locker rooms at the Fitness Center will close at noon on June 30 and remain closed until 3 p.m. Please adjust your workout schedule as necessary. For more information, please call the Main Fitness Center at 567-6628.
50th FSS needs Summer Slam volunteers
50th FSS is holding the 2014 Summer Slam Base Picnic 10 a.m.-2 p.m. July 18 at the Schriever Fitness Center. With this, the squadron needs volunteers for the set-up, bounce house supervision, food and beverage servers, cleanup and more. For more information, call 567-5464.

Fitness Center Independence Day Hours
The Fitness Center will be open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. from July 4-7 in observance of Independence Day and the 50th Space Wing Family Day. For more information, please call the Main Fitness Center at 567-6628.

Tierra Vista Pool Hours for Non-Residents
The Tierra Vista community pool is now available to non-housing residents. Non-housing residents are only authorized access to the pool when a Schriever AFB lifeguard is on duty. Lifeguards will be on duty Monday and Wednesday from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Friday from 6 a.m. to noon. Lap swim times are Monday/Wednesday 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. and Friday 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. Open swim times are Monday/Wednesday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Friday 11 a.m. to noon. The SAP will have the pool from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Fridays.

FA test order change for Thursday 8 a.m. session
Beginning July 1, the test order for the Thursday 8 a.m. FA session will change to cardio first. Walkers and runners will be allowed to sign up for this session. All other FA sessions will retain their current order. For more information, please call Natalie McCoy at 567-2359.

Base holds Schriever Week celebration
Col. Bill Liquori, 50th Space Wing commander, invites all Schriever Air Force Base units and personnel to take part in the Schriever Week celebration and events from July 14-18. Themed "Mastering Space for 65 years...," the week is aimed at honoring Schriever's history as well as recognizing the people who support the daily mission. The fun-filled week will kick off July 14 following an opening ceremony. Sponsored events during the week will include a Top 3 softball tournament, obstacle race, unit pride wing run and will culminate at the base picnic July 18. For further information, contact Senior Master Sgt. Patricia Ford at 567-4364 or Master Sgt. Rick Rositas at 567-4895.

Elitch Gardens Military Appreciation Tickets now available at ODR/ITT
Elitch Gardens Military Appreciation tickets are now on sale at the ITT/ODR office. Tickets are $25 each, and this offer is not available anywhere else. Military Appreciation weekend is July 26-27. Call ITT/ODR at 567-6050 if you have any questions.

Renaissance Festival Tickets on sale at ITT
The ITT/ODR Office is now selling discounted Renaissance Festival tickets. Tickets can be purchased at the ITT/ODR office. Stop by the office or call 567-6050 with any questions.

ODR/ITT sells Colorado Rapids tickets
Buy your tickets for the local soccer club. The Colorado Rapids soccer season has begun and discounted tickets for the 2014 season can be purchased at Outdoor Recreation and Information, Travel and Tickets. Tickets are available for all areas and sections for every home game. Call or stop by today.

Water World Tickets on sale at ITT
The Information, Tickets and Tours/Outdoor Recreation Office is now selling discounted tickets for Water World. One day passes can be purchased at the ITT/ODR office. Stop by the office or call 567-6050 with any questions.

Air Force Reserve In-Service Recruiting: Palace Front or Palace Chase
Palace Chase and Palace Front briefings are held each Wednesday at 1000 hrs in building 26(310 SW/HQ), suite 106(subject to change if TDY). If you are interested in information about the Air Force Reserve Palace Front or Palace Chase Programs; Please contact your Air Force Reserve In-Service Recruiter; MSgt M. Laney at Comm: 719-567-4494 or DSN: 560-4494, or He is located in the 310th Space Wing HQ, building 26, suite 144. This building is outside the RA next to the Irwin Rd. Gate entrance.

Are you waking up tired? Feeling unrefreshed or unrested? Having difficulties falling or staying asleep at night? Want a better night of sleep? Nationally, one-third of the population experiences occasional sleep problems, yet only 10 percent of sleep problems are caused from medical conditions. The remainders of sleep problems are caused by things we can control. Come to the sleep enhancement class to find out how. Next class is noon July 1 at the Health and Wellness Center in Building 500. Bring your lunch. No registration required.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Cut back on the amount of waste you produce by following the 3 R's - Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. Reduce the amount of new material you use by using reusable shopping bags, lunch sacks/boxes, and water bottles. Reuse material again by using containers to store leftovers, drinks, or office supplies and utilize reusable plates, cups, and utensils. Recycle your materials with the Schriever AFB recycling program.

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