USO INFORMATION BLAST

cid:image001.jpg@01CF944A.5A710200 GREATER JAX USO

MONDAY, JUNE 30, 2014

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PLEASE NOTE THAT THE NAS JAX AND MAYPORT USO OFFICES WILL BE CLOSING AT 1:00PM ON THURSDAY, JULY 3RD AND WILL REOPEN ON MONDAY, JULY 7TH.

DON’T FORGET TO STOP BY AND PURCHASE YOUR ZOO WRISTBANDS WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. WRISTBANDS ARE $3 AND ARE OPEN TO ACTIVE, RETIRED, RESERVISTS, NATIONAL GUARD, VETERANS, DOD, AND DEPENDENTS.

IN THIS ISSUE:  Greater Jax USO Bike Night Give Back, Underwood Concert, Mayport USO Lunch and Learn, Military Appreciation Night at the Jacksonville Zoo, GCU Day, NAS JAX USO Lunch and Learn, SSG Jason Dahlke Motorcycle Ride, 4TH Annual Kids Day, Feds Feed Families.

GREATER JACKSONVILLE AREA USO BIKE NIGHT GIVE BACK AT CHILIS - MONDAY, JULY 7TH

Stop by the Chili’s at 12987 Atlantic Blvd. on Monday, July 7th from 4:00-11:00PM and let Chili’s do the cooking while you support your Greater Jacksonville Area USO. Present the attached flyer to your server and 10% of your bill will be donated back to the Greater Jacksonville Area USO.

CARRIE UNDERWOOD TICKETS - ON SALE NOW

Three big events, one incredible night. The Greater Jacksonville Area USO has discounted tickets to this incredible event on sale now. Tickets include the DC United vs. Fulham Football Club soccer game followed by the unveiling of the new scoreboard and a concert by country superstar Carrie Underwood. Tickets are $20 each for the 200 level and $15 each for the 400 level. Tickets are open to Active Duty, National Guard, Reservists, Retirees, Veterans, DOD and dependents.

MAYPORT USO LUNCH AND LEARN - WEDNESDAY, JULY 9TH

Are you or your spouse or child thinking about go to college? Join us on Wednesday, July 9th from 11:00AM-1:00PM at the MAYPORT USO for a lunch and learn sponsored by Grand Canyon University. A representative will be on hand to provide more information on going back to school and complimentary lunch is provided.

MILITARY APPRECIATION NIGHT AT THE JACKSONVILLE ZOO - WRISTBANDS ON SALE NOW

Military Appreciation Night at the Jacksonville Zoo will be held on Friday, July 18th, 2014 from 6:00-9:00pm.  The NAS JAX and MAYPORT USO centers and the Kings Bay ITT office are selling wristbands for Military Appreciation Night at the Jacksonville Zoo. Wristbands are $3.00 each/cash only and are open to Active Duty, Retirees, Reservists, National Guard, dependents, Veterans with ID card, and DOD civilians are eligible to purchase wristbands. Thank you to our title sponsor BURGER KING for sponsoring this event. Don’t delay in purchasing your wristbands. This event will sell out.

THINKING ABOUT GOING BACK TO SCHOOL? - GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY INFORMATION DAY

Are you thinking about going back to school? Do you have a son or daughter going off to school? Join us on Tuesdays at the NAS Jacksonville USO from 10:00AM-2:00PM and the Mayport USO from 3:30-6:30pm for more information on Grand Canyon University.

GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY LUNCH AND LEARN - WEDNESDAY, JULY 16TH

Stop by the NAS Jacksonville USO office on Wednesday, July 16th from 11:00AM-1:00PM for a lunch and learn opportunity presented by Grand Canyon University. A representative from GCU will be on hand to provide a short informational brief every 30 minutes and answer questions about GCU. Lunch will be provided. This event is open to Active Duty, Reservists, National Guard, Retirees, and Dependents.

SSG JASON DAHLKE MEMORIAL RIDE - JULY 19TH

Join other motorcyclists in honoring the memory of SSG Jason Dahlke and all of our fallen warriors on Saturday, July 19th. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Sua Sponte Foundation supporting the immediate needs of Rangers and their families during times of crisis. The Ride starts at American Legion Post 283 on Ft. Caroline Road at 10:00AM.

4TH ANNUAL KIDS DAY AT THE FLEET RESERVE - JULY 26TH

Mark your calendars for the 4TH annual kids day at Fleet Reserve #91 on Collins Road. On July 26th, from 11:00AM-4:00PM. Come out and enjoy bounce houses, games, a water slide, food, and free family fun.

FEDS FEED FAMILIES - NOW UNTIL AUGUST 31ST

This summer, NAS Jacksonville will be participating in the USDA’s Feds Feed Families campaign. Commands are asked to set their own goals again this year and beat their previous best. To donate, please bring your non-perishable food items to the NAS Jax Chapel. The campaign starts now and runs through August 31st. For more information, please contact the NAS Jax Chapel at (904) 542-3051.

In addition to the numerous programs for our active duty personnel and family members, each USO Center (Mayport, NAS JAX, and JIA) offer:

  • Free Notary services (NAS and Mayport Centers ONLY).

  • Free Fax services

  • Free Copier services

  • Free Internet services

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NAS JAX USO CENTER
P.O. Box 108, Bldg 1050

Jacksonville, FL 32212-0108
Lisabeth Quinn

lquinn@usojax.com

Volunteers Welcome

904-778-2821

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

MAYPORT USO CENTER
2560 Mayport Road

Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Pam Coates

pam@usojax.com

Volunteers Needed!

904-246-3481
Open Monday-Friday 9am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

 

USO WELCOME CENTER
Jacksonville International Airport
Main Terminal, First Floor
Jacksonville, FL
Open 7 days a week from 7 am to 11 pm
Jim Bury – Director

jbury@usojax.com

904-305-4467(cell) or 904-741-6655

To volunteer, please visit www.usovolunteer.org

 

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