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. RADD will present #19 Nationwide NASCAR and their celebrity spokesman, Bryton James from The Young and the Restless. Register at the ITT Office. Call 301-342-0912. Sponsored by Northrop Grumman, ITT Exelis and Chick-fil-A.
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 7. Call 301-342-6293 for information.
Tennis and Soccer Camps
Registration begins at the Rassieur Youth Center on May 5 for our annual soccer and tennis camps for ages 6-14, scheduled for 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. June 18-22, June 25-29, July 2-3, and July 5-7. Cost to attend is $95 per week per youth ($80 for July 2-6 week.) Tennis Camp will be held at the Tennis Courts near the Center Stage Theater; Soccer Camp will be held at the Beach House. Call 301-342-1694 for information.
Teen Camp 2012
Register your teen age 13-17 at the Rassieur Youth Center for one of our five Teen Camp weeks. Teen Camp runs 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. July 10-12, July 17-19, July 24-26, July 31-Aug. 2 and Aug. 7-9. Cost of the camp is $80 per teen, per session ($130 for final session Aug. 7-9, as it includes an overnight). Call 301-342-1694 for information.
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 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.
Celebrate with an elegant brunch 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.
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.
Beginners' Decorative Painting Class
Beginning May 17; Thursdays 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
This 6-week decorative painting class will teach 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.
Dinner and Dancing at the River's Edge
May 23; Dinner 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. and class 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Come to the River's Edge for dinner and polish your dance steps while you are here! We have a special Surf and Turf Menu planned and dance instructors to coach you every step of the way. Of course, if you don't want to dance, you can still come for the Surf and Turf and enjoy watching everyone else. Instructors will teach the Fox Trot, Waltz, and Rumba. Members $14.95, Non-Members $17.95, Children 6-11 $6.95, 5 & under $1.95. Reservations recommended.
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. Seating is first come, first served.
Summer Concerts at NRC Solomons
May 26, 7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
The tradition continues with free, live music by WildGooD May 26 and September 1. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Riverside Refreshments will sell your favorite snacks and drinks. For 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.
Memorial Day Stroke Play Tournament
Relax and enjoy a day of golf at the Cedar Point Golf Course. Obtain your own tee time before noon Memorial Day; register for the tournament before playing. Cost of the 18-hole, stroke play tournament is $10. Gross and Net prizes using full handicap will be awarded. Open to all authorized patrons with a valid USGA handicap. Call 301-342-3597 for information.
IronMan Triathlon Summer Challenge
Begin June 1; finish by August 31.
Complete an IronMan triathlon (2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike, 26.2 mile run) on your own time. Start logging your workouts on June 1 and complete the entire triathlon by August 31 to earn a completion shirt. Workout logs must be turned in the Fitness & Sports Office in the Drill Hall by September 7. Shirts will be ordered at end of the program. Call 301-995-3869 for information.
Stableford Golf Tournament
Open to all authorized patrons and guests with a valid USGA handicap. Reserve your own tee time at Cedar Point Golf Course between 7 a.m. and 12 p.m. Tournament will have a $10 entry fee. Each player is given a point quota based on their handicap. Points are scored by making eagles, birdies, pars and bogies. Register on June 2 before teeing off. Call 301-342-3597 for information.
31st Annual Pax River Triathlon
June 2; 8 a.m. at the Outdoor Pool
The event will be a .5 mile swim, 13.1 mile bike and 3.1 mile run. Register at the Fitness and Sports Office. Event is free for active duty retired, reserve military, DoD civilians and their family members ($10 for contractors, their family members and guests.) ID is required for proof of eligibility. All competitors must wear an approved safety helmet that meets SNELL and/or ANSI standards. For information call the Fitness and Sports Director at 301-757-1194.
Beach workouts at Cedar Point Beach
June 5 - August 30
Just show up at 7 a.m. at Cedar Point Beach and MWR Fitness will work you out!
Tuesdays are for all station personnel.
Thursdays are for active duty only
Workouts will consist of running, plyometrics and strength and endurance training. Call 301-342-5449 for information.
Match Play Championship
June 9 - 10; Cedar Point Golf Course
Saturday: first and second round matches are 9 holes; Sunday: Final round matches are 18 holes. The entry fee is $45 ($30 for Punch Card Holders.) Green fees are included (cart fees separate.) Assigned tee times; players are flighted by handicap. Register by June 2. Call the Pro Shop at 301-342-3597.
*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.