AFOWC Thrift Shop
The Air Force Officers' Wives' Club Thrift Shop is located at 13 Brookley Ave and is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Donations are accepted during business hours only. Profits from the AFOWC Thrift shop go towards college scholarships and other military charitable organizations. For more information about the AFOWC or its Thrift Shop call 202-563-6666 or email afowcthriftshopverizon.net.
Air Force Strings Performance
The United States Air Force Band Air Force Strings will be performing at the Air Force Memorial July 13 at 8 p.m.
Meet 'N Greet
Our Savior Lutheran School located in Arlington, Va. will be holding a Meet 'N Greet at the Bolling Family Housing Community Center July 16 and Aug. 8 at 6:30 p.m. Returning families, students and faculty members will be at both sessions to answer questions about the school, activities, tuition assistance, the school bus program and more. Dessert will be provided. For more information call 202-506-4675.
Toastmasters Club seeks new members
The Bolling Toastmasters Club meets every Wednesday from 12:15-1:15 p.m. at the JBAB Chapel Center. Participants can learn to hone their communication and leadership skills. Meetings are open to all services and anyone with base access. For more information call 301-452-6931 or e-mail james.queenolg.com.
Thrift Shop Reopening
The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Thrift Shop has relocated to Enterprise Hall (building 72), and will reopen July 10. The store hours will be Tuesdays and Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. and the first Saturday of every month from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. For more information call 202-433-3364.
Boys and Girls Club volunteer opportunity
The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Washington needs four volunteer coaches for their youth baseball league for 10-year-olds and 12-year-olds. For more information or to sign up, call 512-560-5548 from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. or e-mail Michael.martinezafncr.af.mil.
Come out to meet The Bolling Area Home Educators for coffee, an information presentation and Q&A panel with veteran and new homeschoolers. The Homeschool Coffee event will take place July 30, 10 a.m. at 8660 Angell St. For more information e-mail contactbaheyahoo.com or call 720-437-1347.
JBAB Girl Scouts
Calling all Girls! JBAB Girl Scouts is currently preparing for the 2012- 2013 school year. Girls registered in Kindergarten - 12th grade this fall and interested in joining should contact JBABgirlscoutsyahoo.com. The troop meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at the community center on Chappie James Blvd at 6 p.m. Girl Scouts; building girls with confidence, character and courage for 100 years.
Volunteers needed for half marathon
Volunteers are needed for the Navy-Air Force Half Marathon Sept. 15 for the Expo, Packet Pick-up and Pasta Party at the JBAB Club, and on race day Sept. 16 on the grounds of the Washington Monument in D.C. All volunteers will receive a volunteer shirt, commemorative coin, and a certificate of appreciation signed by the JBAB commander. For more information or to register, log on to www.navyairforcehalfmarathon.com.
Navy Voting Assistance Program
The Navy Voting Assistance Program (NVAP) provides voting assistance to all Department of the Navy personnel and their families around the world. The NVAP ensures that all Navy personnel receive timely and accurate information regarding state and federal elections. For questions about absentee voting, voter registration or upcoming elections visit www.fvap.gov or call 202-685-0665.