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Fitness Center


Spooky Halloween Dodgeball Tournament

October 30, 4 p.m.

Register until Oct. 28

NSF Dodgeball Series. Spooky Halloween Tournament. For more information, contact the Fitness Center 540-653-8580.

Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk

November 7, 11 a.m.

Registration will take place at the Fitness Center on or before the day of the race. T-shirts will be given to the first 20 registrants. This race is open to all eligible patrons. $5 per Civilians and free for Military. Turkeys and pies will be awarded to the overall male, female and military finishers. For more information, please call Ira Seth at 540-653-2215 or the Fitness Center at 540-653-8580. Sponsored by Carroll's Automotive, Lincoln Military Housing and NSWC Federal Credit Union.

General Library


Halloween at the Library

October 31, 6 p.m.

Eligible Patrons: All with base access.

Cost: FREE

Children can dress in their favorite costumes and come to the Library to trick-or-treat inside. There will be plenty of candy and goodies, and perhaps some ghosts and goblins and ghouls, too! For more information, contact the Dahlgren General Library 540-653-7474.

Bowling Center


Bowl a Turkey 2012

November 1 - 18

Bowl a Turkey (three strikes) and drop your name in the box with your phone number. The winner receives a Thanksgiving turkey. For more information, contact Cannonball Lanes 540-653-7327.

Liberty Center


Hiking in Westmorland State Park

November 3

Cost is free / Liberty Center Patrons Only: E1- E6 Single/Unaccompanied Active Duty Military. Enjoy the great outdoors. For more information, please contact the Liberty Center at 540-653-7277.

Auto Skills Center


Winterization Maintenance

November 5, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Office located behind Cannonball Lanes Bowling Center.

Cost: Free. Is your car ready for the cold winter weather? Let us help you make sure your car is good to go and teach you all the proper precautions to take to get ready for the winter months. For more information, please contact 540-653-4900.

Indian Head

Special Events

Dress a Pin Contest

Stop by any MWR facility and pick up a bowling pin. Best costume wins! Judging will be held on Oct. 30 at the Bowling Center. $5 to enter.

Door Decorating Contest

Departments and Housing residents are all invited to compete for the best Halloween Themed door. Prizes will be awarded in both office and housing categories. Send an email to by 10/29 to register or for contest information.

MWR Halloween Spooktakular

Saturday, October 27 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

at the Mix House.

Join us for face painting, a pumpkin patch, arts & crafts, haunted house, hayride, music and more! This event is FREE and open to all eligible patrons.

Heads will Roll Bowling

Tuesday, October 30 from 5 - 9 p.m.

Come out for a fun night of bowling. Free for anyone in costume. $5 for everyone else. Pin decorating contest judging will also take place at this event.

Library Trick or Treating and Crafts

Wednesday, October 31 All Day

Children can dress in costume and trick or treat at the General Library. Free and open to all eligible patrons.

Mix House Rentals

The holiday season is right around the corner, the Mix House is the perfect location for your next gathering. Stop by and check out the new renovations and spectacular views from the deck overlooking the Potomac River! The Mix House can be rented for office parties, birthday parties or any special event you may have. The facility can be set up any way you would like for your event. To book your date or take a tour please call 301-744-6487.

Youth Fishing Derby

November 3, 8 a.m. to Noon at the Area 8 Stump Neck Pond

Please register at the ITT Office by October 29 to ensure base access. All those attending, including spectators, must be registered. A limited amount of equipment will be available for those who don't have their own. Prizes will be awarded and refreshments will be provided.

Recreational Gear Rentals

The MWR Auto Hobby Shop rents an extensive selection of equipment for your recreational needs. Available items include tents, canoes, tarps, picnic tents, tables, chairs, moon bounce, grills, lanterns, sporting equipment and more! Rentals are available on a daily, weekly or weekend basis. Call the Hobby Shop at 301-744-6314 for more information or stop by and see what we have to offer.

NEW Campers Available

15' Cozy Traveler Recreational Trailer (sleeps up to 6)

$55 per day

$100 per weekend

$245 for a week

Call 301-744-6314 for more information.

Liberty Center Programs

The Liberty Program is designed to provide recreational activities for single or unaccompanied military personnel, particularly ages 18-24 stationed at Indian Head. If you are eligible to participate in the Liberty program, take advantage of these exciting opportunities.

Monday Night Football

Liberty will be hosting multiple Monday Night Football parties! Starting at 7:30 p.m. on Monday nights throughout Football season, enjoy pizza, wings and soda during the game. Free for all Liberty-eligible patrons.

Poker Tournament

First Wednesday of each month, 5 p.m. at the Liberty Center. Liberty will be hosting a series of poker tournaments. Prizes will be given at each tournament with a champion prize awarded at every championship game. Snacks and drinks will be available. Register at the Liberty Center one day prior to each tournament.

Ping Pong Tournament

October 27

Liberty will be hosting a ping pong tournament at the Liberty Center at 2 p.m. Prizes will be awarded to the 1st and 2nd place winners.