Second annual Show and Shine
Have a car, truck or motorcycle to show off? The 2012 Show and Shine and Concert will be held on May 5, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Registration is open to all with base access. Registration fee is $15 prior to the event, $20 the day of ($10 for E1-E6). Participants receive a commemorative car plate and a thank you bag and will be eligible for prizes awarded for Admiral's Choice, 1st, 2nd and 3rd place Car, Truck and Motorcycle and "Best work in Progress." General Motors will have a Chevrolet Volt and a Malibu ECO available for rides and drives. Register at the ITT Office. Call 301-342-0912. Sponsored by Northrop Grumman, ITT Exelis and Chick-fil-A.
The MWR Aquatics Department's special, 2-month program helps triathletes refine their swim technique and increase their stamina. Experienced staff will observe swimmers' stroke technique and make recommendations for improvement. They will also provide advice and guidance on workouts to enhance endurance.
Saturdays; 9 a.m. -10 a.m. at the Indoor Pool
$25 for full session, $5 for individual passes
April 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26
For information or to register, call the Fitness & Sports Office at 301-757-3943.
Junior Golf Clinics
Saturdays April 21 through May 19; 3-4 p.m. or 4-5 p.m.
Open to all dependents of authorized patrons, ages 7 - 17. No equipment is needed; registration begins April 7 at 8 a.m. at the Cedar Point Golf Course Clubhouse. Clinics fill up quickly! For information call 301-342-3597.
Day event. Lots of fun, team activities will be available! Make reservations at 301-995-3869 or kerry.a.davisnavy.mil.
Register for Mattapany Day Camp
9 a.m.-3 p.m. as follows:
April 23-24 DoD
April 30- May 1 Contractors
Registration requires two visits to the Rassieur Youth Center. At first visit, patrons must bring completed registration package, available online at http://cnic.navy.mil/Fleetandfamilyprograms/SupportServices or in advance at the Youth Center. Time and date of second visit will be given at the first visit. Participants who register and pay for the entire 10 weeks of summer get a 50 percent discount on the last session. Payment of your last registered session is due at registration. For information call 301-342-1694.
Free Golf Instruction
for Active Duty Military
April 19 - May 17; 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. & 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Learn the game of golf. All equipment will be provided. Register at Cedar Point Golf Course; for information call 301-342-3597.
Earth Day Run in support of SAPR
Thursday, April 19
Register at the Drill Hall Fitness and Sports Office. Same-day registration begins at 10 a.m., 5K run begins at 11 a.m., and 3K walk begins at 11:15 a.m. at the Beach House on Cedar Point Road. All station employees and family members are welcome. Free to participate, $12 for event t-shirt, $14 for XXL event t-shirt. Call 301-342-5449 for information.
Environmental Earth Day Display at the Earthday Run in support of SAPR
NAS Pax River Environmental Division will host numerous booths and displays at the Beach House between 9 a.m. and noon to learn about Pax wildlife, invasive species, rain gardens, alternative energy and more. In addition, participate in our can drive and take advantage of a battery turn-in (lithium, alkaline, cell phone). To learn more call the Conservation Branch at 301-324-3670.
Free Bowling for Military Kids
April 21; 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Children with dependent ID's may bowl at the Drill Hall Bowling Center for free when accompanied by a paying active duty or retired military adult. Call 301-342-3994 for information.
Comics on Duty Tour
April 26; 7 p.m.
They're back! Join us at the River's Edge for a night of comedy. Tickets go on sale at the River's Edge and the ITT Office April 2. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Show starts at 7 p.m.; appetizer buffet opens at 5:30 p.m.
Parents' Night Out
April 27; 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Drop your children off at the Rassieur Youth Center for build-your-own ice cream sundae night while you enjoy an evening out. For information or to register call 301-342-1694.
Arts and Crafts Spring Fling
April 28; 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Patrons without base access may park at the Frank Knox Building outside Gate 2 and hop on one of our shuttles. Shop for those hard-to-find gifts. Admission is free. Vendor spaces are available. Call Customized Creations at 301-342-3569.
Mad Hatter Breakfast
April 28; 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.
This Alice in Wonderland-themed un-breakfast will be held at the Landing Zone (Bldg 467, next to the Liberty Center). Follow us down the Rabbit Hole at either of our seatings: 8 a.m. or 10 a.m. Tickets may be purchased at the ITT office: $10 per child and $15 for adults, beginning April 3. For more information visit www.facebook.com/PAXRiver.
Senior - Junior Golf Tournament
April 28; Cedar Point Golf Course
Open to all authorized patrons and their guests with valid USGA handicap. Tee times will be assigned; register at the Cedar Point Golf Course pro shop from April 9 - 24. Cost of $20 does not include greens fees. For information call 301-342-3597.
Mother's Day Special at Customized Creations
If you're looking for something special for mom, how about a personalized mug or t-shirt with her child's original art? For Mother's Day, Mighty mugs will be $15 for printing on 2 sides and Soft link tees will be $10. Submit art to Customized Creations on a disc by May 5. Call 301-342-6293 for information.
Cinco de Mayo Celebration Dinner
May 2; 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
We are bringing you wonderful flavors from South of the Border. Members $13.95, Non-Members $16.95, Children 6-11 $6.95, 5 & Under $1.95. Reservations recommended call 301-342-3656. Menu available at www.facebook.com/NASPaxRiver.
High Street Jazz Band
at the Rassieur Youth Center
May 7; 6:30 p.m.
They will perform and talk with youth about instruments. Bring your own instrument for a jam session. Contact the Rassieur Youth Center at 301-342-1694 for details or email thehighstreetjazzbandgmail.com.
Health and Fitness Expo
May 8; 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Join us at the Drill Hall for prizes and give-aways, FREE group exercise classes and basic health screenings. All base personnel are welcome! Stop in at lunch; light refreshments will be served. Call 301-995-3869 for information.
Mother's Day Scramble Golf Tournament
Bring Mom out for a day of golf at the Cedar Point Golf Course. Open to authorized patrons and their guests with a valid U.S.G.A handicap. Obtain your own tee time between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m.; register on May 13 before teeing off. Entry fee is $15 per team. The tournament format is two-person scramble with teams consisting of Mom and a family member. Gross and net prizes using 50 percent of combined handicaps. Call 301-342-3597 for more information.
Mother's Day Brunch
at the River's Edge
May 13; Seatings at 11:30 a.m. / 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. / 2:30 p.m.
We invite you and your family to celebrate with an elegant brunch that is guaranteed to please mom and create lasting memories. Adults $21.95, Children 6-11 $10.95, Children 5 and under $3.00 Gratuity is not included. Reservations are required and Coupons are not redeemable. Call for reservations 301-342-3656. Menu available at www.facebook.com/NASPaxRiver.
Beginners Decorative Painting Class
Beginning May 17; Thursdays 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
This 6-week decorative painting class will teach you the basics to start you on your way to painting beautiful and fun projects. Cost is $125. All supplies are included. Intermediate and advanced classes will follow. To register call Customized Creations at 301-342-3214.
Sesame Street/USO Experience for Military Families
May 26, NAS Pax River Drill Hall
Shows at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Seating is first come, first served. The Sesame Street and the USO are bringing the furry, fuzzy and friendly muppets to NAS Patuxent River. Meet Katie, a military kid on Sesame Street who is moving to a new place. Mini-show and giveaways. Free and open to all with base access.
Summer Concerts at NRC Solomons
May 26, 7:30 -10:30 p.m.
The tradition continues with live music performed by Wildgood. We will open the Summer at Solomons with a concert on May 26 and end the summer with a second concert on September 1. The Concert is free, bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a great evening of music. Riverside Refreshments will be open selling your favorite snacks and drinks. For more information call 410-286-8047.
Mark your calendars! NRC Solomons will begin summertime activities on May 25. Pools open Memorial Day weekend, May 26 - 28.
*NAS Patuxent River sincerely thanks and appreciates the sponsors of this event. However, neither the Navy nor any other part of the federal government officially endorses any company, sponsor, product or service.