Holloman Base BulletinHolloman Base Bulletin

All events geared towards members of the Holloman AFB community need to be de-conflicted with the 49th Wing event calendar.

30 March, 2018

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49 Security Forces Squadron has the following found property that was turned in:

Carmax key chain, yellow/white/blue in color containing silver house key, gold Postal Box key and Carmax grey key.

One grey Samsung Galaxy J7 cellphone severely damaged battery, which fell off a vehicle as it was driving off base.

If you are the owner, please contact Security Forces at 572-7177.

Events in Your Community

Private Sector Resume Development 3 Apr, 0900-1030. A&FRC – Learn to build a resume that captures your skills for landing the job you want! Pre-Separation. Please call 572-7754 for Information or to sign up.

MOMS 101 Class – 4 Apr, 8:30amfree, at the base library on April 4th from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM and it is sponsored by the New Parent Support Program. This class covers late pregnancy, labor and delivery, newborn care, postpartum care, and breastfeeding. A labor and delivery nurse from GCRMH will be providing labor education and there will be a lactation consultant who will educate on breastfeeding. I have enclosed a flyer, and I am the POC. To sign up for the class, call 572-7061.

Pre-Separation Counseling – 4, 11, Apr 0800-1100. A&FRC – Public Law 101-510 requires that all separating/retiring personnel receive pre-separation counseling. During this counseling you will receive information regarding job search, relocation assistance, education, medical and VA benefits and much more. This class is a pre-requisite for the Five Day Transition Assistance Program Workshop. Please call 572-7754 for Information or to sign up.

Boots 2 Business – 5 – 6 Apr 0800-1600. A&FRC – A must seminar for service members who are thinking (or even contemplating) starting their own small business. Conducted by the Small Business Development Center the seminar provides a solid overview of owning and operating a small business. Please call 572-7754 for Information or to sign up.

Hit the Road – Trinity Site Tour – 7 Apr – Trinity Site is open to the public twice each year, on the first Saturday in April and again on the first Saturday in October. White Sands Missile Range hosts the annual events because this national historic site is on the north end of the normally highly restricted range. Special interpretation at the site is provided by Missile Range staff. All visitors must have government issued photo identification, such as a driver’s license or passport. If you’ve never been to Trinity Site, this is the way to travel. On the coach, you’ll be able to enjoy the trip comfortably and learn about the bomb and Trinity Site from our guest travel guide Pete Eidenbach. The roughly 140-mile round trip from Alamogordo to Trinity Site crosses through a large area of White Sands Missile Range. There are no facilities and no stopping along the route once the caravan has left Tularosa, although the museum’s motor coach does have onboard restrooms. Limited advance tickets are on sale now through the museum’s marketing department or online, and include the round trip to Trinity Site, guided tour, brownbag lunch, and guided tour of the museum,. The ticket price is $75 per person, or $65 for museum members. To reserve your tickets or for more information, call 575-437-2840 ext. 41132 or visit www.nmspacemuseum.org.

Navigating USAJobs – 10 Apr 1400-1600. A&FRC – Do you know what makes a federal resume “tick”? Do you need to polish yours up? Having trouble navigating the USAJobs website? Come join us for a good overview of the latest updates to the website, plus learn some valuable tips on what might get your resume referred for a federal job. Please call 572-7754 for Information or to sign up.

Home Buying Class – 10 Apr 1000-1100. A&FRC – Teaches home buying tips, process, pre-paying mortgage, VA benefits, etc. great class for the first-time home buyer. Please call 572-7754 for Information or to sign up.

EFMP- How to live between Doctor’s Visits – 10 Apr 1500-1600. A&FRC – A class for EFMP families to learn resiliency skills, Open to ALL. Please call 572-7754 for Information or to sign up.


Summer Space Camp – Registration Now Open! – Planes, robots, stars, and rocket failures – on purpose – are on tap for the Summer 2018 lineup of Rocketeer Academy camps at the New Mexico Museum of Space History. “Space exploration is tough – that’s why it’s called rocket science,” said Museum Executive Director Chris Orwoll. “For Summer 2018, we’re very excited to add a challenging new activity to our programs – Rocket Science Investigators. Developed in conjunction with the Center for the Advancement of Space Safety and Mission Assurance Research (CASSMAR), this program will engage kids in learning how aerospace engineers learn from failure so they can design better rockets and spacecraft.” Other camp sessions will cover astronomy, aviation, and robotics for students entering grades K-9. Summer camp weekly programs begin on the first Monday in June and continue into July. Along with other activities, each cadet builds and launches their own model rocket. Sessions for grades 4 and above include a field trip and museum sleepover. Lunch is provided for all programs.

For more information about Rocketeer Academy’s Summer Camp 2018, visit the museum website or call the education department. Contact 575-437-2840 or visit www.nmspacemusuem.org for more information.


• New Mexico State University – Alamogordo Campus. We are all about events in the month of April: 7th Take back the Night event and march @ TAYS center 6 -8 pm 19th – 21st 10:00 am – 5:00 pm – Science Center Lobbies SC 103, Registration & vendor set-up 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm in the Rohovec Theatre – Plenary Additional times in Rohovec – TBD Point of contact: Dennis Reinhartz, dprein@uta.edu. Summer Schedules are out, are you looking for a class to complete your CCAF degree? Admission starts 5 April, pick your class(es) and get

ready for the Summer Session 5-week & 10-week classes.

HAFB classes:

o Principles of Supervision BMGT140 – May 23 – June 27 T – Thurs. 1700 – 2045

o Rhetoric/Composition ENGL111G – May 23 – Aug 2 M-W 1700 – 1930

o Intermediate Algebra MATH120 – May 23 – Aug 2 M-W 1700 – 1855

Stop by room 213, building 224, Hours M-F 0930 – 1700/1500, so I can help you get started off in the right direction, call John Hurt @ (575) 479-4318 or email: HAFBnmsua@nmsu.edu

• Commissioning Briefing is on April 19 at 1100 in Bldg 224, room 232. This briefing is for those who are interested in becoming an Officer.

• Language Testing will not be conducted during the month of April. The next session will be Friday May 4th. If you are interested in scheduling a language test, please contact the Education Center at 575-572-3971.


Coaches Needed! Alamogordo Girls Fast pitch League – We are in need of a volunteer coach for a 14u girls team at this time. We would need someone who can show these girls discipline and drive as they will be eligible for school ball next year and need someone who will be willing to push them. We have several girls right now in need of a coach and will need to be practiced at least 2x’s a week. If interested, please contact Barb at 575-430-8521 for further details. A local background check is required.

Atomic City Cosplay Volunteers Needed – 12 May, 0900 – 2300. 800/900 block New York Ave, Alamogordo – Looking to meet people and dress up? Or maybe you just want to help out a great event. Can you run a mean D&D short campaign? The Atomic City Cosplay is looking for volunteers of all types. We will need heavy lifting, people herders, and all around helpful people. If you would like to volunteer contact atomic.city.cosplay@gmail.com

Cub Scouts Pack 124 is looking for adult volunteers. Looking for Pack Committee Chair, Assistant Den Leaders, and more. Email cubspack124@gmail.com for more information.

Volunteer Opportunity and Free Shows! The Flickinger Center is always looking for volunteers. Volunteers have the chance to

receive FREE tickets to the events they help set-up and tear down. For more information contact Swan at info@flickingercenter.com or Keri at films@flickingercenter.com.

Meals on Wheels – The Airmen’s Council is looking for volunteers for Meals on Wheels. Every Wednesday, starting at 1030. Meeting at The Alamo Senior Center, 2201 Puerto Rico Ave, Alamogordo. The route is roughly 45-50 minutes The POC will be SrA Dylan Martin at 572-6619 or email, dylan.martin@us.af.mil.

Big Brothers Big Sisters needs volunteers! One hour, one day a week is all it takes to help a child in our community. Right now, there are 45 youth in Alamogordo waiting for a caring mentor. These kids range in age from 5 to 14 and would very much like to have a person to give them the extra one-on-one attention they need to improve their self-esteem and their grades. You can model positive characteristics through simple dialog and action. To qualify, mentors must pass a background check and be fingerprinted, have a personal interview, pass a motor vehicle check, and provide three personal references. If you think you meet these criteria and want to support your youth, please call Marjorie at 575-434-3388 ext. 8. We can help facilitate the process of matching you with one of our waiting youth. Please call!


Desert Basin Toastmasters – 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month. 5:15pm – 6:15pm. Alamogordo Physical Therapy, 2351 Indian Wells Blvd, Alamogordo – Toastmasters International is an organization designed to help individuals hone their leadership and speaking skills. Members do this at their own pace in a supportive club environment. Check out your Desert Basin Toastmasters to see if Toastmasters is for you! POC: Laurel Fischer 307-258-7117 or Lctfisch@gmail.com. Visit us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/DesertBasinToastmasters

Friday Night Fight Night – 7pm, Rocket City Gaming Lounge, 1200 N. White Sands Blvd – Every Friday night at Rocket City we’re hosting Fight Night, brought to you by Critical Arts! Casual and competitive players alike are encouraged to come out in support of our area’s fighting game community; this is your chance to help us build the scene and play the games you love. We’ll have multiple games available for play, including Tekken 7, Injustice 2, Smash Bros., BlazBlue, Skullgirls, and more! Contact Rocket City at 575-437-7600 for more information.

Friday Night Magic – 7pm, Rocket City Gaming Lounge, 1200 N. White Sands Blvd – Friday Night Magic Standard Format at Rocket City! 5.00 entry fee, with prize support provided for round wins! This Friday and every Friday! Register by 7:00pm, play starts promptly at 7:15, right after announcements. Contact Rocket City at 575-437-7600 for more information.

Final Fantasy TCG Casual/Tournament Play – 1pm, every Sunday. Our new day and time for all things Final Fantasy TCG! Come in and play causally, or join us for an organized tournament, complete with prize support! Now every Sunday at 1:00pm! Contact Rocket City at 575-437-7600 for more information.

OPEN YEAR ROUND – Alamogordo Otero County Farmers & Crafts Market – Alamogordo’s only year round market is open every Saturday, starting 5 Nov, until May, we will be on winter hours, 9:30 – 11:00AM or sellout, at Tractor Supply, 2900 N. White Sands Blvd. Alamogordo, NM. Visit us for fresh locally grown produces and crafts, everything sold at our market is grown or produced in Otero County. We are Alamogordo’s only year round Farmers Market. If you are a produce grower or crafter and would like to join us as a vender please call Jim at 575-430-2081 or Richard at 575-491-5296 for more information. You can also find/like us at https://www.facebook.com/AlamogordoOteroCountyFarmersProduceCraftMarket.

National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE) Local 1031 Union General Membership Meeting. Occurs Every 4th Thursday of the Month at 1645 Hrs. We meet at the Community Activity Center (CAC)/Coyote Room. For more information contact Mr. Mike Davis at Comm: (575) 679-1281 / DSN: 349-1281 / Cell: (575) 430-6421

Personal Property and Passenger Travel – Hours of Operation and contact information o Monday – Friday: 0830-1500

o PPM (DITY) Move Scale, Bldg 311: Monday – Friday, 0800-1200

o Personal Property – 575-572-3489

o Passenger Travel – 575-572-7288

o PPM (DITY) Move Scale – 575-572-7104

Shroud Exhibit and Museum– Free Turin Shroud interactive exhibit offering a backlit, full-sized picture, the only interactive VP8 Image Analyzer 3D experience, NM Shroud research, etc. Our goal is make the Shroud available to all including the vision impaired. Shroud Exhibit And Museum, Inc., is a non-profit New Mexico corporation, IRS granted tax exempt 501(c)(3) public charity, listed in the Official Catholic Directory & sustained through your tax deductible donations & our wonderful volunteers. Call (575) 415-5206 or visit http://shroudnm.com

Free Issue! – Free Items and Hazardous Material/Waste Reduction – Hazardous Material Pharmacy (HazMart) has Free Issue Items that are authorized as mission related. We also have items that do not require authorization, like latex paints, Mr. Clean, Clorox Bleach, and Bar Soap to name a few. This is referred to as the recycling and reutilization program that saves the base monies for disposal and saves organizational funds cost. So, save your money, come see us and get these items for free!

HazMart Free Issue Program donates items like caulking, glues, oils, to Non-Profit agencies i.e. the Boy Scouts, High Schools etc. HazMart is located in building 806 and can be reached at 572-7899 or 572-3093.

Military Spouse Preference (MSP) Program– Military spouses, are you interested in employment as a Federal civilian employee? If so, contact the Civilian Personnel Section, 572-7202, as you may be eligible for Priority Placement Program registration. POC: Cal Lemley at 572-7202.

Mom2Mom Breastfeeding Support Group – Every Wednesday, 1000 – 1200. Bldg 788, Annex 3.

Spouse Pre-deployment Briefing – Tuesdays, 1400 to 1500; and Thursdays, 0930 to 1030. Information is provided on support programs and services available during your spouse’s deployment. We also provide information on upcoming “Families Apart” events specifically designed to families of deployed service members.

Pre-Deployment Briefing – Tuesdays. 1400-1500; and Thursdays, 0930 to 1030. Briefing for all service members that are about to deploy. This briefing covers information about the services available both during and after deployment. Spouses are highly encouraged to attend – especially if this is the service member’s first deployment.

Spouse Reintegration Briefing – Tuesdays, 0930 to 1030; and Thursdays, 1400 to 1500, Bldg 811, Mission Support Group Conference Room. Please join us to learn about the programs and services for your family after your military spouse has returned from deployment.

Reintegration Briefing – Tuesdays, 0930 to 1030; and Thursdays; 1400 to 1500, Bldg 811, Mission Support Group Conference Room. Various base support agencies provide both service and program information tailored for military personnel returning from deployment. Spouses are highly encouraged to attend – especially if this is the service member’s first deployment.

White Sands National Monument Sunset Strolls – Monument Hours. Enjoy a leisurely one-hour ranger-guided walk through sand dunes and learn about the geology, plants, and animals of this unique area. Program starts at the sign along Dunes Drive about five miles from the visitor center. Programs are offered daily. Program is free; monument entrance fees apply.**

Skins and Skulls – Every Saturday and Sunday, 3pm – White Sands National Monument – Join a ranger in the visitor center courtyard for a 20-minute talk about the amazing animals of White Sands. Rangers will have pelts, skulls, and other props to provide you an up-close look and feel of the elusive wildlife of White Sands. Program is free.

How do I submit info?

If you would like to add an event onto the Holloman Base Bulletin, please submit your event in the following format: Name of event, date, time, and POC. All events/flyers must be e-mailed to Holloman.Bulletin@us.af.mil NLT 1200 on Wednesdays. The bulletin is sent out weekly. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the MSG admin at 572-5541.

Who can submit information?

Come one, come all and we’ll include your events. Scrapbooking, Civil War Miniature Figurine, Painting, Anime or Chess; private org events like the LRS Booster Club, the African American Heritage Association or Airmen’s Attic; professional orgs like Middle 2, the Chief’s Group, or the Air Force Association; local events, Habitat for Humanity, sports for youth, events at the Flickinger Center. Submit your event and we will add it.

My recurring event was not posted in this week’s bulletin. Do I need to re-submit my event?

No, in an effort to keep the Holloman Base Bulletin page length to a minimum, recurring events are rotated.

Is there somewhere else that I can view the bulletin?

You can link directly to the Holloman Base Bulletin by clicking on the HBB Icon at the top of the page or by visiting the website at http://www.hollomanfss.com/currentbasebulletin/