wHat’s iNside? Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony at the NEX December 2nd Traveler Arcos de la Frontera Living Nativity December 17th La Plaza New Years Eve Comedy Show and Dinner at El Rompidillo Library New York Times best seller list and the MWR Library book review iSsue#01dEcember2011MWRROTASPAIN Morale, Welfare & Recreation Department U.S. Naval Station Rota, Spain PSC 819 BOX 14 - FPO AE 09645 Tel: 011 (34) 956-82-1517 - Tel (On Base): 727-1517 www.rotamwr.com photo: Feliciano Gil, Arcos Living Nativity.
vamos! M W R R O TA M O N T H LY M A G A Z I N E , D E C E M B E R 2 0 11 traVelerMWR x3101 itt & outdoor recBodega Tour, Dinner & Arcos Living NativityFlamenco Show Saturday, December 17th.Friday, December 2nd. Sign up by 12/14. $20.Sign up by 11/30. $75 (adult) / $45 (child). The entire town shuts down and transforms into a live nativity Spend the evening in Jerez de la Frontera, famous for its staged in the main square of the old town. Tons of earth, sherry wine and authentic flamenco dancing. This trip includes goats, sheep, cattle, horses and donkeys are brought in to set transportation to and from Jerez, a tour of the sherry bodega, the scene and locals dress up to act out real life scenes from dinner and a flamenco show. times gone by. Biblical stories and events can be seen through the open doorways of many private homes, which are redecorated for the occasion and give an insight into the large hallways and high ceilings, which hide behind the normally Old windmill in Vejer closed wooden doors that line the narrow streets. Dinner and Flamenco Show Friday, December 16th. Sign up by 12/14. $60 (adult) / $45 (child). Dont miss this evening of Spanish fun! The trip includes dinner at a popular local restaurant with a colorful flamenco dance for entertainment. The price includes transportation, entrance fee, dinner and show. Rock Climbing in Algodonales Saturday, December 31st. Sign up by 12/28. $55. Climbing rock walls in a secure way can be a great way to enjoy the scenery from a unique and surprising perspective. Now it’s time to get out and test your skills in Sierra de Grazalema. Wear appropriate clothing, good walking shoes and bring water, snacks and sun protection. Price includes guides, transportation, and all climbing equipment.Vejer Historical Guided Tour& Bolonia Roman Ruins Lisbon LisbonSaturday, December 3rd.Sign up by 11/30. $60 (adult) / $45 (child). This ITT trip includes a historical tour through the streets of Vejer observing the white washed houses and winding cobbled streets. After taking in the spectacular views of the open countryside, wooded sierras and the Atlantic Ocean, end your tour with a visit to the Lighthouse of Trafalgar which overlooks the beach where one of the most famous battles took place in 1805; The Battle of Trafalgar.MTB Bike Ride in La Via Verde Granada Ski &Saturday, December 3rd.Sign up by 11/30. $20. Snowboard Trip Join us for this local mountain bike ride in ” La Via Verde” de Friday, December 16th - Sunday 18th. Rota. The Via Verde ‘Greenways’ have been established Sign up by 12/12. $200. throughout Spain by converting un-used railway lines into Sierra Nevada literally means “Snowy Mountain Range”, recreational areas for cycling, walking and horse riding. The Sierra Nevada is one of the most well prepared stations in Rota’s Greenway is built on the old railway line linking El Spain, the ski resort has numerous runs of varying difficulties Puerto de Santa Maria and Sanlucar de Barrameda on their to satisfy all levels of skiers at an altitude of over 10,000 feet way through the town of Rota. Challenge medium level. Total and brilliant sunshine most of the winter. Join us in this trip biking distance 55km-35miles. Bring your own bike or rent one whether you are an expert skier or having your first contact of MWR Outdoor Recreation. with the snow. Trip includes; transportation and lodging, does not include lift tickets or ski equipment.Malaga Self Guided TripSaturday, December 10th. Hiking "El BosqueSign up by 12/07. $35. Malaga is the capital city of the Costa del Sol, birthplace of to Benamahoma" New Year in Lisbon Picasso. The attractive, cosmopolitan city of Malaga lies on a Saturday, December 24th. Friday, December 30th - Monday, beautiful bay in Andalucía. This is a city of wide boulevards, Sign up by 12/21. $35. January 2nd. Join Outdoor Rec. with easy hiking deep in to the beautiful Sign up by 12/16. $390 per person double occupancy. swaying palm trees, lively nightlife, good museums, Grazalema Natural Park. El Bosque-Benamahoma is a 4.5 Km’s Spread along the hills overlooking the Rio Tajo, Lisbon has all and excellent seafood restaurants. This trip only route of easy transit. It follows the course of the Majaceite the offerings of a major European city without the fuss. While includes transportation. river through a footpath that cross bridges of great beauty. The there’s plenty to see and do in Lisbon, the real thrill comesPaintball path goes by a forest in gallery of 90 different trees, flowers and bushes, Throughout the journey we will rediscover ruins of from wandering the narrow streets of the city or strolling alongSaturday, December 10th. the water. Bright yellow trams chug their way up curvy steep old textile factories and flour mills. streets to incredible vistas over the city. Lisbon’s castle isSign up by 12/07. $75. You want a blast of adrenaline racing through your body, Paintball is absolutely for you! Paintball is played in over 40 Córdoba Self-guided Trip perched high above the city where the rolling hills are covered with unique neighborhoods, fabulous pastries and the countries, by millions of men and women, of all ages and Saturday, December 24th. melancholy music of fado. Join one of the biggest parties in lifestyles. Whether homemakers or high-school students, Sign up by 12/21. $35. Europe to ring in 2012 in style. The festivities take place on the La Mezquita was formerly a mosque consisting of several main plaza by the water with entertainment acts, fireworks and professionals or retirees, all paintball players share in common arches, over a hundred columns and is said to be the third more. After midnight, everyone heads into the Bairro Alto to a love for adventure and a strong competitive spirit. largest place of worship in the world. Get away to the famous continue celebrating. The remaining days in Lisbon are yours to The price includes a semiautomatic paintball gun, a clip with city of Córdoba and see the sites. In Córdoba you can taste explore the city, relax and enjoy the Portuguese cuisine.During 500 paintballs, protective masks, camouflage gear and some excellent tapas and spend time shopping. This is a our time in Lisbon, we will be staying at the 4 star Hotel Tsar transportation to La Barca de la Florida (Jerez). self-guided trip. Cost includes transportation. Lisbon. Breakfast is provided each morning at the hotel.
holiDay sPecial eVentsMWRTree Lighting Breakfast with SantaCeremony December 4th, 10 a.m. At the Galley. Regular Galley prices. Enjoy a special holiday brunch and photos with Santa. FamiliesDecember 2nd, 5:30 - 6:45 p.m.At the NEX parking lot. are invited to bring their camera and take as many photos with The festivities will begin with music, cookies and hot chocolate Santa as they like. Photos taken by the CYP Team will be for everyone. While awaiting Santa’s arrival, there will be available on the Parent Involvement Board Facebook page. performances by the MWR’s dance classes and the DGF High This event is for authorized galley patrons. School Cheerleaders. After Santa arrives in grand style, MWR will light up the tree and kick off the holiday season. Afterwards, NEX will re-open and the Polar Express will offer Polar Express December 16th, 6 - 9 p.m. free rides for everyone who’s been nice this year! Call 727-1462 for more information. At the DGF Elementary School Gym and Multi-Purpose Room. Children of all ages are invited to join CYP and MWR for the Wheres Santa & most festive holiday event of the season. Wear your warmest pajamas and bring an appetite for fun. Begin your adventure at Rudolph Contest the Polar Playground (DGF Elementary School Gym) where you can warm up with a variety of fun activities including a giant Starting on December 2nd. inflatable obstacle course and bouncers for the little ones. Santa is hidden somewhere on the operations side of the base. Then, with your golden ticket and a blanket, climb aboard the Rudolph can be found hiding in the housing area. Polar Express with a steaming cup of hot chocolate for a The adult (18+) who finds Santa and the youth (under 18) holiday lights tour that ends at the North Pole (DGF who finds Rudolph will each win a $100 MWR gift Multi-Purpose Room). Train rides will leave Polar Playground certificate. The first clues will be announced at the Naval every 20 minutes until 9 p.m. Enter Santa’s Workshop and his Station Rota Tree Lighting Ceremony in front of the NEX on friendly elves will help you make your own holiday keepsakes. December 2nd. Daily clues will be posted daily at And, maybe ...if you’re lucky... you might get a peek at jolly old www.rotamwr.com and aired on AFN 102.5. When you find St. Nick. Note: Children under 10 must be accompanied by a our holiday heroes, bring them into Expeditions for verification. parent or guardian. This event is for TEI cardholders. Please Good luck! present your TEI card at entrance. Call 727-4564 for details. x2527 fLeet recreationMWR fleet liberty programBodega and Flamenco Show Liberty Dining Out:December 2nd. Sign up by Nov. 30th. $45. La Almadraba Spend the evening with Liberty and ITT in Jerez de la Frontera, December 21st, 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. famous for its sherry wine and authentic flamenco dancing. Sign up by December 18th. This trip includes transportation to and from Jerez, a tour of the Join Liberty for a night on the town. Enjoy a delicious meal at sherry bodega, dinner and a flamenco show. La Almadraba, an authentic local restaurant specializing inLiberty Movie Night grilled fish and homemade dishes! Transportation is provided. Just bring Euros for dinner.December 6th, 7 p.m. Free. All single and unaccompanied active duty members (E1-E6) are Hands of Lightning Air Hockey invited to join the Liberty program at the Gateway Theater for a free show. Chow down on hot buttered popcorn, with an ice Tournament cold soda while enjoying a night at the movies! December 23rd, Noon. Free. Air hockey is perhaps the most entertaining sport in theLiberty Paintball Trip recreation world. Air hockey greatness requires a combinationDecember 10th. $45. of ninja-quick hands and sniper-like precision. On the other hand, anyone can have a blast. Who knows, you may evenSign up by December 7th. bring home the trophy! Free refreshments for all participants. You want a blast of adrenaline racing through your body, Paintball is absolutely for you! The price includes a semiautomatic paintball gun, a clip with 500 paint balls, Liberty Holiday Feast protective masks, and camouflage gear. December 25th, 2 - 5 p.m. Free. All single and unaccompanied active duty members areTexas Holdem Tournament cordially invited to join the MWR Liberty staff for a complimentary holiday buffet at the Rota Galley. Sign up at theDecember 14th, 6 - 8 p.m. Free. Liberty Center and you will be issued a free meal ticket. Dont Are you feeling lucky? Bring your poker face and your "A" game miss out on the great food! to the Liberty Center for some casino action! Everyone starts out with the same amount of chips. At the end of the night, one military member walks out with the trophy. Deal em! Liberty Rock Climbing in Algodonales February 27th - March 2ndCosmic Bowling Night December 31st.December 15th, 7 - 9 p.m. Free. Sign up by December 28th. $33. Join Liberty for a crazy night of black-light bowling with the Liberty staff! For two hours, enjoy free shoe rentals, cosmic bowling, and hot delicious pizza at the Rota Lanes. Prizes will be Climbing rock walls in a secure way can be a great way to enjoy the scenery from a unique and surprising perspective. Now it’s time to get out and test your skills in Sierra de only $600 given for the best game of the night. You don’t want to miss out! Grazalema. Wear appropriate clothing, good walking shoes and bring water, snacks and sun protection. Price includes guides, Sign up by January 5th, 2012Ski & Snowboard in Granada transportation, and all climbing equipment.December 16th - 18th. Includes: Airfare, lodging & breakfast,Sign up by November 30th. $140. Liberty New Years Day one day of lessons, 2 day lift ticket & Sierra Nevada is one of the most well prepared stations in Hip Hop Party equipment, one open day Spain, the ski resort has numerous runs of varying difficulties to January 1st, 6 - 8 p.m. Sign up by Dec. 27th. satisfy all levels of skiers at an altitude of over 10,000 feet and Hit us up at the Liberty Center and you wont be For all single and unaccompanied brilliant sunshine most of the winter. Join us in this trip whether dissappointed. Well have a DJ mixing the freshest tunes, an active duty members you are an expert skier or having your first contact with the open mic for anyone who thinks they can flow, free finger snow. Trip includes: transportation and lodging, does not include lift tickets or ski equipment. foods, free drinks, games and prizes. Peep it, party people! Call Liberty at 727-2527 for details Ill teach you how to Douglas.
vamos! M W R R O TA M O N T H LY M A G A Z I N E , D E C E M B E R 2 0 11 sToriesMWR story by traveler staff. photos: Feliciano GilThis holiday season, the city of Arcos de laFrontera and MWR Traveler invite you to witnessone of Andalucia’s most beautiful and inspiringevents of the year. The live nativity scene andrepresentation of the birth of the Messiah.On Saturday evening, December 17th at 6:30 pm,the representation begins with the arrival of thethree kings to Cuesta del Belen street wherethe celebration begins.Following the arrival, visitors will tour about thehistorical town center to enjoy over 20 differentscenes with hundreds of performers that willrepresent Jesus and the manger, shepherds,angels and more. The scenes are displayed indifferent parts of the monumental part of town.The local people enact the biblical characters,producing a beautiful and emotional show.Arcos de la Frontera will be transformed on thisnight from a medieval Spanish frontier town toBethlehem of Judea during December.The scheduled time for conclusion of the event isset for 11:30 pm. However, the spirit of thecelebration is usually such that the visitorsand performers are known to carry therepresentation well into the early hoursof the next morning. Every corner of theold town quarter will be buzzing withlife, while visitors enjoy the beautyand magic that the night brings andthe performers inspire.Do not miss this event which is heldin one of Spain’s most beautifulpueblos blancos....and Jesus was born in Arcosarcos living nativityFor all of the details on how to take advantageof this wonderful event, see the trip descriptionunder the Traveler section on page 2.
libRaryMWR x2418Page Turners Book ClubDecember 8th, 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. Do you want to be part of a book club or meet new people? NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LIST top5 The “Page Turners” book club meets every 2nd Thursday of Children’s picture books the month at the MWR Rota Library. 1. IF YOU GIVE A DOG A DONUT, Laura Numeroff.December Storytime Merri Mysteries Evening at 2. THE BIPPOLO SEED & OTHER LOST STORIES, Dr. Seuss.Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Free. Bring your little ones to the Library for the weekly storytime the Library 3. THE ARTIST WHO PAINTED A BLUE HORSE, Eric Carle. and crafts.You may be bring a packed lunch. All children must December 28th, 8 - 9:30 p.m. Free. 4. HAPPY PIG DAY!, Mo Willems. be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Below is the Sign up by December 14th. Ages 18+. 5. LLAMA, LLAMA HOME WITH MAMA, Anna Dewdney. storytime schedules for each week in December. Merri Mysteries Evening at the Library Presents “The Hunt”. December 6th: Overview: The aged millionaire-socialite Sasha Thomas has Children’s chapter books Slumber party at the Library (wear your died, leaving behind a letter full of cryptic clues about where 1. THE SON OF NEPTUNE, Rick Riordan. pajamas). Popcorn and monkey pillow craft. to find the various pieces of her well-concealed but vast 2. EVERY THING ON IT, Shel Silverstein. December 13th: fortune. According to the letter, Sasha’s stash of riches likely lay somewhere within the bounds of her beloved private 3. WONDERSTRUCK, Brian Selznick. December Holidays. library. Crash the grounds of Sasha’s sprawling estate in 4. MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN, Meaning of the candy cane. Ransom Riggs. Southern Spain, invade her private library and acquire sudden December 20th: wealth by deciphering the letter’s clues and ferreting out the 5. THE LOST HERO, Rick Riordan. First day of winter. Snowman on sleigh craft. dead deb’s hidden treasures. December 27th: Show up dressed as one of 18 characters and ready to get Hardcover Fiction Happy New year. New years Eve craft. your hands dirty. Adult-only library event (2000-2130). 1. THE BEST OF ME, Nicholas Sparks. 2. THE MARRIAGE PLOT, Jeffrey Eugenides. 3. SNUFF, Terry Pratchett. bOok rEview 4. THE AFFAIR, Lee Child. THE NIGHT CIRCUS 5. SHOCK WAVE, John Sandford. The story revolves around two magicians, Marco and Celia, who as children were bound by their instructors to play against each other in a game in which Hardcover Non-fiction they were given no rules. 1. KILLING LINCOLN, Bill O’Reilly. With no rules and with no idea who their competitor is, the book follows Marco 2. BOOMERANG, Michael Lewis. and Celia from childhood into their adult lives as they train to become master 3. SERIOUSLY….I’M KIDDING, Ellen DeGeneres. magicians, each eventually becoming employees of Chandresh, an imaginative 4. UNBROKEN, Laura Hillenbrand. man who becomes the proprietor of Les Cirque des Reves. 5. JACQUELINE KENNEDY: HISTORIC CONVERSATIONS ON LIFE WITH JOHN F. KENNEDY. comMunity classesMWR x2527 ONGOING CLASSES Piano Lessons for Kids & Adults Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays, 4 - 8:30 p.m. $15 per lesson. Ages 6 and older. Take individual piano lessons for beginner to advanced students. Learn to play the piano and read music. Lessons are 30 minutes, once per week. Tuesday Wednesday, and Thursday afternoon and evening lesson times available. Instructor: Hispana. Spanish Language Classes: Teen and Adult Jazz / Hip HopPainted Wooden Ornaments Learning Languages Tuesdays, 7 - 8 p.m. Ongoing. One-on-One classes are $35 per month. Ages 13 and above.Craft Class $20 per hour. Small group classes are $10 per Learn basic jazz techniques such as chasses, kick ball changes,December 1st, 6 - 7 p.m. person and hour. and turns, as well as Hip Hop techniques including body rolls,Ages 4 - 14. $7. Schedule individual or small group lessons with a Learning isolations, and even the Cabbage Patch in this fun way to get Create four lovely painted wooden holiday ornaments to hang Languages instructor. Lessons can be taught at Expeditions or in a afternoon workout! Instructor: Jenna. on your tree! All supplies included. Youth under six must attend with an adult. Instructor: Alicia. scheduled at the student’s home or workplace. Contemporary Dance Class Wednesdays, 7 - 8 p.m. $35/month. Ages 12 +.Christmas Wreath ONGOING DANCE CLASSES Modern dance is a more relaxed, free style of dance in whichFor Your Door Craft Class Pre-Ballet Classes dancers use emotions and moods to design their own steps. InDecember 6th, 6 - 7 p.m. Sign up by Mondays and Wednesdays, 5 - 6 p.m. this 4 week session, your child will learn the fundamentals ofDecember 5th. Ages 4 - 14. $10. $70 per month. Ages 3 - 5. modern dance which include improvisation, partnering skills as Come decorate with all the bells and whistles a holiday wreath for Learn basic ballet positions and explore other types of creative well as jazz technique. Your child will learn a short piece and your front door. All wreaths will light up!! All supplies included. movement, plus increase flexibility and balance, in this fun learn to choreograph their own routine. Instructor: Jenna. Youth under six must attend with an adult. Instructor: Alicia. class. Instructor: Jenna. ‘Rota Rockers’ Dance TeamGifts for Mom and Dad Ballet / Jazz Class Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5 - 6 p.m.Craft Class Ages 5 - 7: Monday & Wednesday, 6 - 7 p.m. $70 per month. Ages 8 - 12. Join the Rota Rockers junior dance team! Learn ballet techniqueDecember 13th, 6 - 7 p.m. Sign up by Ages 8 - 12: Tuesday & Thursday, 6 - 7 p.m. and a mix of Jazz, Hip Hop and Pom dance, plus learn teamworkDecember 12th. Ages 4 - 14. $12. $70 per month. and build self-confidence. The team will perform at selected Set the holiday shopping aside for your youngster as we have it Learn Jazz and Ballet techniques to increase balance and MWR and community events. Instructor: Jenna. covered in this class, this is something to keep forever!! All coordination including turns and footwork, and learn basic tap steps including shuffles, falaps and fun combinations. gifts will come home wrapped. All supplies included. Youth Instructor: Jenna. Gymnastics and Poetry Writing classes under six must attend with an adult. Instructor: Alicia. will be starting up in January!
MWR / CYPchiLd & youth child development center - school age care youth activities - youth sports• cdc, x1105 beware of the creatures that you may find. There will be a costume contest and dancing galore. Come and support Keystone and have some fun! The times are as follows: JAMS: 6 - 8 p.m.Traditional Spanish Breakfast EDGE: 8 - 10 p.m. Tickets will be $5 at the door. This money willfor Parents go towards the Keystone Club.December 5th - 9th. SMART Girls and Boys-2-Men The CDC is inviting parents to share a traditional Spanish breakfast with their children on scheduled days during the week of Holiday Bash December 5th - 9th. December 10th, 4 - 8 p.m. Free. At the Youth Center. Sign up by December 7th.Rota Historical Center Tour Come in and get ready for Christmas. SMART Girls andDecember 14th -15th Boys-2-Men are meeting at the Youth Center for a funtasticAll preschool classroom will participate. Holiday Bash. We are going to wrap presents, make Christmas• sac, x2839 cookies, watch a Holiday movie and have a wrap session with both Clubs. Come dressed in your favorite holiday sweater and enter the tacky sweater competition! Not in SMART Girls orWinter Camp Boys-2-Men? Contact the Youth Center!December 19th, 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Free. Have fun this season at Winter Camp! Currently enrolled SAC Youth Center Hail children can register Nov 14th-28th. Open Registration is Nov and Farewell 29th-Dec 9th. (There will be no camp on Dec 26th). December 13th, 4:30 - 5 p.m. Free.• youth activities, x4721 With so many new friends and families joining our installation the Youth Center wants to welcome all youth and teens to come to the Youth Center for Cocoa and Cookies. We are going to spotlight allNightmare Before of our new Rota youth and spotlight them into the community!Christmas Dance Caroling with the Youth CenterDecember 3rd, 6 p.m. $5. December 14th, 6 p.m. Free. Christmas is here so the ghouls and goblins have come out for a The Youth Center would like to invite parents to join us for caroling spirited time! The Keystone Club is hosting a holiday dance for all and hot chocolate. participants ages 10-18. There will be treats and punch but fitNess aquatics center - bowling centerMWR fitness center - golf course sports program• bowling center, x2112 walk around housing, pictures with Santa and a random drawing for dog treats and/or prizes. Dress your pet in holiday cheer to win the best costume and best trick award!Santas SpecialDecember. Santa says: All shoe rental will be free for the month of • golf course, x2260 December!!! HO HO HO!!!! Limited Play Due toSantas Turkey Shoot Scheduled TournamentsDecember 17th & 18th, 1 - 5 p.m. December 3rd & 17th, 9:30 am - 1:30 pm Christmas is just around the corner, Turkeys Turkeys Turkeys On December 3rd and 17th, between 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., are in the air. Come on over to Rota Lanes for our famous Turkey Shoot. For $3 try knocking down 8 pins or more on 8 normal play will be limited due to Spanish/American Tournaments. PRO SHOP Pro Shop Christmas Sale! CHRISTMAS lanes and win one of Santas Turkeys for Holiday Dinner(Turkey is 10-12 lbs). Dont gobble around! One win person and you December 12th - 18th, 8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. SALE! must bowl for yourself. Get the Christmas gift Dads really want. Come to the Pro ShopHoliday Season Special and get 10 – 20% off selected items. • sports, x1916Now - January 1st. Free! Rota Lanes is inviting all Commands to celbrate the season by reserving Rota Lanes for a party. Bowl for FREE (shoes included)! Please call 727-2112 for details! Must reserve Basketball Official’s Clinic in advance* December 5th - 7th, 5 - 8 p.m.• fitness center, x2565 Sign up by November 30th. Free. Clinic will take place at the Fitness Center and it’s open to all authorized DOD personnel and family members. Participants1000 Pound Club must be 18 years and older. They will be required to be or What it is: The 1000-Pound Club is a weight lifting challenge obtain first aid and CPR certification. Clinic is for those composed of three lifts: Squat, Bench Press, and Deadlift. interested in officiating Captain’s Cup, Youth, Fleet, and Varsity Who it’s for: Lifters who are interested in developing their basketball games. strength and reaching a high level of weight lifting power. The goal: To improve your strength to the point where the Holiday Hoopla sum of these three lifts equals or exceeds 1000 pounds. Basketball Tournament The Incentive: Great personal achievement for being able to December 12th - 16th, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. lift 1000 pounds, becoming a member of the club with your At the Fitness Center. Sign up by Dec 7th. name and weights posted on the official “Member’s Board” in Tournaments starts 12 December and will be played on the weight room, and receiving a free “1000-Pound Club” t-shirt. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday until we have a winner.Jingle Bell Pet Walk Games will start at 1730. Each game will only be a 20 minute half. Commands may enter as many teams as they want.December 3rd, 9 a.m. We will be using NCAA rules and amended Rota By Laws forAt Sea View Pines. Sign up byDecember 2nd at the Fitness Center. Free. the tournament. December 12th-18th The Fitness Center is putting on our annual Jingle Bell Pet Call MWR Golf Course at 727-2260 Walk at Sea View Pines. This family event includes a short
hOspitalityMWR• gateway theater, x2624 (movie line) gateway theater, x2328 movie listings: www.rotamwr.com COMING SOON: The Gateway Theater offers new Twilight Saga: releases from action packed adventure movies to tear jerkers. Breaking Dawn Part 1 drive-in, x4205 PG-13 for language and sexual content. The drive-in theater features a snack bar, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy. Starring: Kristen BBQ area, sound system and an assortment Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, of new releases. Ashley Green, Jackson Rathbone. Bella and Edward, plus those they love, must deal with pizza villa, x3212 / 13 the chain of consequences brought on by a Pizza Villa serves quality American pizza, marriage, honeymoon, and the tumultuous calzones and salads. Pizza Villa is located in birth of a child...which brings an unforeseen Turkeys must be ordered and paid for by the Rota Golf Complex next to the Rota gate. and shocking development for Jacob Black. November 19th & la plaza, x1995Drive-In News: December 17th at El Rompidillo. La Plaza is a new food court on base. Join us each Saturday night for a great new movie at your Rota Drive In. Pick-up your turkey by Nov 24th & Dec 24th. The building includes Giovi’s Gift Shop, Times will vary throughout the winter but we will continue to be open Baskin Robbins, PV Express, El Rompidillo $50 for a 16-18 lb turkey (serves 10) with gravy. Restaurant and Champions, the local bar on TWO HOURS prior to movie start time to allow you maximum opportunities to grill and play on the playground. Side order $10 each (mashed potatoes, base. It also provides pool tables, big screen bread stuffing or cranberry sauce). TVs, slot machines and video games for your enjoyment. Sit at the bar watching your• pv express, x6323 Pick-up location is El Rompidillo by appointment. Patrons must present their receipt upon pick-up. favorite sports event on AFN while enjoying drinks and laughs with friends.Delivering Pizzas! C a l l E L RO M P I D I L L O AT 7 2 7 - 5 6 7 3 La Plaza also plays host to DOD bands and AFE shows on a regular basis. PV Express delivers you pizzas to any place on base from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. every day. Call us! pv express, x6323 Aviator The Located at La Plaza, you can order the same hand-made pizzas that you find at Pizza Villa. You will be able to enjoy your pizza there or just take it home. PV Express delivers you • champions, When you buy any large pizza on the menu, add pizzas to any place on base. champions, x1995 x1995, at La Plaza Open until 1 a.m. on Friday and Saturday. 1 POUND OF WINGS for only $5.99 If you’re the physical type, a horse shoe pit and (regular price, $9.99) basketball court are located right outside of Limited time offer Champions off the back patio. Come watch your favorite sport events on AFN with friends!• baskin robins, x2151 Baskin-Robbins is the world’s largest chain Sit at the bar, and sip your favorite drinks. el rompidillo, x5673 of ice cream specialty shops. El Rompidillo is a Spanish-style family friendly Now you can find them at La Plaza, too. restaurant located in La Plaza, bldg 49. The menu of the day uses fresh and local Call 727-3212 or 727-6323 • giovi’s, x5608 products to include salad, entrée, café or fruit. A children’s menu is available featuring spaghetti, chicken breast or hamburger. Your gift shop at La Plaza Wine is available by the bottle and the dinner All year long! New Year’s Eve menu features salads, pastas, steak, chicken, seafood and pork. giovi’s, x5608• la esquinita, x4705 at the Library DINNER & SHOW Gift Shop located at La Plaza where you can find all kinds of souvenirs and giftsEnjoy our M W R R O TA M O N T H LY M A G A Z I N E , D E C E M B E R 2 0 11 Comedy Squadron for all occasions.Spanish Breakfasts at La Plaza, time TBD baskin robins, x2151 Toasts with cheese and turkey, Russell Dooley, Robert Kubota, Baskin-Robbins is the world’s largest chain of with butter and ham, with oil and tomato, ice cream specialty shops. Now you can find and much more! Bryan Ricci & Kirk Fox them at La Plaza, too. El Rompidillo la esquinita, x4705 • the grill, x2579 New Year’s Eve Dinner Menu Library Café La Esquinita: Whatever your reading pleasure, the Library Café, located in Hors d’Oeuvres: Cheese & Salami, Olives Jack Daniels BBQ 1st Plate: El Rompidillo Salad, the same building, offers a quiet haven only $5.50 bread basket where guests can sit back, relax and read the latest newspapers, magazines or book of Enjoy our Jack Daniels BBQ hamburguer for only $5.50! Half 2nd Plate: 16oz Prime Rib; their choice while enjoying a hot or cold beverage and pastry. pound burger grilled dipped in Paella for two original sauce and topped with Dessert: Espresso & Specialty Cake the grill, x2579 cheese, tomato & shredded lettuce. Add fries and soda for only $2,50 Located at the bowling alley, the Grill serves more! Party packs are now available! Followed by DJ, dance quality American food throughout the day. & party! Several breakfast, lunch and dinner options• pizza villa, x3212 / 3213 $75 for two person / $45 for one person (ticket purchase not required for comedy show) are available to order. Try the signature “Manolo” breakfast sandwich with your order of coffee in the morning. Call 727-5673 vq bar, x1375 vamos! Located on the 2nd floor of the Visitor’s Quarters Bldg 39, the VQ Lounge is open 24 VISIT MWR THEATER OR ROTA LANES TO FIND OUT HOW TO GET A hours everyday with bar service availableOven Baked Sandwiches Mon-Fri from 4-11 p.m.Served on a freshly baked baguette. $6. FREE MOVIE PASS OR A Types: Italian Sausage & Peppers; Meatball; Chicken Bacon Ranch; Chicken Parmesan; Ham & Cheese. FREE BOWLING PASS