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Inside the Gate, March 28, 2013

  1. 1. March 28, 2013 For the following tidbits of information and more, visit Want your news or event posted? Let us know. Send an email to or call 228-871-3662.Easter Egg Hunt Extravaganza for Base Housing Residents - March 29, Noon - 3 p.m. at Seabee Lake. Bring yourfamily out to Seabee Lake for an Easter Egg Hunt Extravaganza! Don’t forget to bring a basket for eggs! The Extravaganzafeatures pony rides, boiled crawfish, hot dogs, thousands of Easter Eggs, prizes, Live DJ. The Easter Egg Hunts will beheld for children 0 - 3 years old; 4 - 7 years old and 8 - 12 years old. Resident participation in all LifeWorks activities isvoluntary and all activities, seminars, and events are FREE. Please feel free to email if you have anyideas or suggestions for future events. Be sure to like us on Facebook “NCBC Gulfport Homes.”MWR Easter Egg Hunt March 30, 9 a.m. - noon at the Athletic Fields across from the CBC Fitness Center, building 361.This event is for children ages 12 and under. Call 228-871-2251 for more information.Red Cross Blood Drive - A blood drive will be held April 4, at the Seabee Memorial Chapel, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. and theLiberty Center, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. Visit and use SEABEE or SEABEE LIBERTY as sponsor code. Allblood types are needed!Command Financial Specialist Training and refresher course - Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC) will sponsora CFST/Refresher course, April 9 - 12 for E-6 and above. Contact the FFSC at 228-871-3000 to register.Chapel Offerings - Call 228-871-2454 for more information.~ Holy Week Mass - March 28, 7 p.m.; March 29, 3 p.m.; March 30, 7 p.m. There will NOT be a Tuesday Mass.~ Gospel Revival Services - March 29, 11:30 a.m.~ Easter Celebration - Seabee Memorial Chapel - Easter Sunday, March 31 Sunrise Service, 6:30 a.m., chapel; CatholicMass, 9:30 a.m., Protestant Service, 10:30 a.m. (An Easter Egg Hunt will be held following the Protestant Service.Fellowship will follow the Egg Hunt.~Women’s Bible Study - Women’s Bible Study is held Wednesdays at 11 a.m. at the Seabee Memorial Chapel. Freechild care is available. ~Looking for a church? The Seabee Memorial Chapel holds services every Sunday that might suit your needs.Protestant Services include a Gospel Service at 8 a.m., (except March 31) and Divine Worship Service at 10:30 a.m.Catholic Services include Catholic Mass at 9:30 a.m. There is also a Catholic Mass Tuesdays at 11:15 a.m.~ Seabee Pantry – The Seabee Pantry is always in need of donations to restock the food pantry. Donation drop-off sitesare located at the Navy Exchange, Chapel, Commissary, Fleet and Family Support Center and Armed Forces RetirementHome. Everyone affiliated with NCBC can use the Seabee Pantry. For more information, contact the chapel.~ Praise and Worship - The Seabee Memorial Chapel is looking for new members for the Praise and Worship Team forthe Divine Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. Sundays. If you can sing or play an instrument, you are invited to come shareyour gift.Communicating in Your Child’s Love Language Workshop - Come and strengthen your relationship with your childby learning how to communicate in your childs "love language;" and for the children, there will be FREE childcare for ages6 and under and an Interactive FOCUS Workshop for ages 7 to 12. This workshop is open to all parents and expectingparents; and will be offered at the Base Chapel April 11, 6 to 7:30 p.m. A FREE dinner is included. Sign-ups are required.For more information and/or to sign-up, please contact CDR Goldberg at 228-871-4906 or Bet Ramsey of FOCUS at 228-822-5736.April is National Volunteer Month - Its national volunteer month. A time when you have the chance to help yourfellow Americans and our troops by volunteering with the USO Gulf Coast. Register today by Go get involved!PWD Gulfport Trouble Desk moving to Regional Call Center (RCC) - Effective April 1 the Public Works DepartmentTrouble Desk will move to a regional system. The RCC phone number is 1-855-462-8322. The RCC will be operational 24hours a day, 7 days a week. All routine and emergency service calls will be called into the RCC. Only Building Managersand Authorized Callers may place routine service calls, but anyone is authorized to place an emergency call.Liberty Center - Call 228-871-4684 for more information.~ The Liberty program offers multiple recreation opportunities for the single Sailor or unaccompanied active dutypersonnel of NCBC Gulfport. This FREE facility has Wi-Fi, pool tables, individual TVs with headphones that play cable or movies, abig screen with recliners, computers and a fully equipped video game room. Liberty also provides FREE shuttles to shopping anddining areas and an exciting monthly calendar of trips offered at discounted rates. Call or visit NCBC Liberty on Facebook for hoursof operation and additional details. Search NCBC Liberty.Read the March 28 edition of the Seabee eCourier here:‐ecourier‐march‐28‐2013 
  2. 2. Fitness Center - Call 228-871-2668 for more information.~ Want an alternative work out? Try swimming laps. Swimming is excellent for cardio and toning. Come before workor on lunch. The pool is open Monday – Friday, 5:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. If you or the little ones don’t know how to swim,don’t worry. The Fitness Center offers swimming lessons, too. Call for details.~ Summer is right around the corner. Are you ready for the beach? The CDC Fitness Center has everything you needto help lose pounds, tone up target areas or just plain feel better. The Center has top of the line cardio and strengthtraining equipment and plenty of it - so you don’t have to stand around waiting for machines. There are also racquetballand basketball courts, softball and soccer fields, and a running track. Equipment is available for rental at the front desk.And don’t forget to finalize that healthy routine with a relaxing visit to the sauna.Training Hall Movie Theater - FREE Movie Program at the Training Hall: Take a load off. Sit back and watch the bigscreen all by yourself for some alone time, or make it a family night and bring the whole crew! Stop by the Snack Bar onyour way in to get that buttered movie popcorn and those other goodies that help you get lost in the moment. Forgetwhat’s playing? No worries - put the movie hotline in your phone, 228-871-3299 and call anytime!Friday, “Rise of the Guardians,” PG, 6 p.m.; Saturday, “Life of PI,” PG, 11 a.m.; “Lincoln,” PG13, 1:45 p.m.;“Cloud Atlas,” R, 4:45 p.m., Sunday, “Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2,” PG13, 2 p.m.; “Skyfall,” PG13, 4:45 p.m.Information, Tickets and Travel - Call 228-871-2231 for more information.~ On a budget? No worries - you can still afford to get away with ITT’s military discounted prices that aren’t availableanywhere else – not even online. Design a fun-filled, high quality custom trip for you and your crew. Whether you have aday or a week, there is fun around the corner at the local breweries, beaches and hotels. Mobile, New Orleans andPensacola are only a short distance away. Stop by today to design your worry free adventure. Visit Disney World or enjoyan exciting Disney Cruise where dreams come true! Stop by ITT beside the NEX and receive a FREE child’s Disney growthchart the last Wednesday of every month.Food and Beverage~ Don’t let a busy work week ruin your eating habits. The Grill has healthy food options on the menu. Just look forthe apple! Need a menu for your office or want to place a delivery order, call 228-871- 2494. The Grill is open Monday –Friday from 6:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. and offers lunch delivery 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.Navy Outdoor Recreation - Call 228-871-2127 for more information.~ You can be sure to find the best prices around at NOR. Stop by and pick up a price list for all of your springoutdoor plans from boats and camping gear to party favorites like bounce houses. NOR’s pricing can’t be beat. NOR isopen Monday, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m., Thursday and Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday 7 a.m. – 1 p.m.Youth Activities - Call 228-871-2251 for more information.~ Make Friday night an Easter celebration with the Youth and Teen Easter Egg Hunt Extravaganza! An Easter egghunt will be held for youth 5 (enrolled in kindergarten) through 12 years of age. Another hunt will be held separately forTeen Center participants. Cost is only $2 per person. Sign up today before space runs out. Children must be registeredprior to the event to participate. Drop off is at 6 p.m. and pick up is at 9 p.m. promptly.~ Become an All-Star! Sign up today for Iddy Biddy T-Ball – from now until March 29. Children must be age three orolder by April 1 to be eligible. The program is open to youth ages 3 - 4 years old. A $35 fee includes uniform, participationaward and end of season banquet expenses. Call J.J. Atkinson, Youth Programs Supervisor, at 228-871-2251 for moredetails. **Outside the Fence Line**~ Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulfport will present a workshop, “Financial Recovery,” April 4, 9 - 11a.m., at the HFHMGC office, 2214 34th Street, Gulfport and April 9, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., at the Jackson County Chamber ofCommerce, 720 Krebs Ave, Pascagoula. There is no cost to attend, but registration is required. For more information,contact Adele Lyons, 228-678-9122, or Tomesha Johnson, 228-678-9100, ext. 1024, Veteran Resource Workshop - A Veteran Resource Workshop will be held April 8, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., at the D’IbervilleCivic Center, 10395 Auto Mall Parkway. Find out what community services are available for veterans and the mostefficient way to access them. To register (required), contact Kenya Miniard, or 228-678-9100,X1009.~ Eagles on the Bay Charity Golf Tournament, April 12 (Rain date, April 19), 10 a.m., Bay Breeze Golf Course,Keesler Air Force Base. Benefiting the Combat Wounded Veterans of South Mississippi. Register on line at orcontact Nell Schmidt, 228-385-4557, or Gary Fulton, 228-385-4410, for moreinformation.~ Armed Forces MC 2013 Navy-Marine Corps Relief Fund Poker Run - April 20, AFMC Clubhouse. $250 high hand,raffle prizes, 50/50, Food DJ, $15 per hand, two for $20. Registration, 10 a.m., First bike out, 11 a.m., Last bike in, 4p.m. 11007 Wolf River Road, Gulfport. HUA 228-229-2816~ Vietnam Veterans Remembrance Day Ride - April 27 - Registration and ride begin at Biloxi VA cemetery. Groupride to the Mississippi Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Ocean Springs. $15 per bike/operator, $5 per passenger. VietnamVeterans ride FREE! Registration is from 9 - 10:45 a.m., kick stands up at 11 a.m. Coffee, soda, donuts, etc., for sale atregistration. Hosted by Vietnam Vets, Legacy Vets MC MS “C” Chapter. Contact Legacy Vet Shipwreck at 8008-772-0894with questions.*For a listing of all the events in and around South Mississippi, go to Disclaimer – theseevents are not base events and are subject to change/cancellation without notice. It is advised to call before attending.