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Inside the Gate, April 12, 2013

  1. 1. April 12, 2013 (Corrected) 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.SAAM - April is designated Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). The SafeHelpline provides live,one-on-one crisis support. CALL: 877-995-5247, CLICK:; or TEXT: 55-247.April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month - a time to recognize that we each play a part in promoting the socialand emotional well-being of children and families in communities. Learn more here: NCBC Gulfport will formally proclaim its position in the fightagainst child abuse with a proclamation signing April 15 at 2:30 p.m., at Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC), building30. All NCBC military, civilian employees and family members are invited to witness the signing.Restoration Advisory Board Meeting - Naval Construction Battalion Center (NCBC) Gulfport will hold a quarterlyRestoration Advisory Board (RAB) meeting April 16, 6 p.m., at Isiah Fredericks Community Center, 3312 Martin LutherKing Jr Boulevard, Gulfport. The interested public is welcome. The RAB is a public forum to open discuss and exchangeinformation regarding the ongoing NCBC Gulfport Installation Restoration Program (IRP), identify potential issues ofconcern and establish effective two-way communications between the Navy, regulators and the community.Boots to Business - Interested in starting your own business? Everyone’s invited to attend the Small BusinessAdministration “Boots to Business” course April 17 - 18 at the Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC). Course instructoris Mitchell McDowell of the Mississippi Small business Development Center. Reserve your space now by calling the FFSCat 228-871-3000.Holocaust Days of Remembrance Observance - The NCBC Multicultural Diversity Committee cordially invites all basepersonnel and family members to an observance of the Holocaust Days of Remembrance. The observance will be heldApril 18, 11 a.m. - noon at the Seabee Memorial Chapel Sanctuary. Program will include musical performances from aHarpist and an Acoustic Guitarist, as well as audiovisual presentations by courtesy of the United States HolocaustMemorial Museum. For more information, please contact CDR Goldberg, 228-871-4906 or Chaplain Choi, 228-871-2454.Honor Flight Volunteers - The April 23 Honor Flight needs 62 volunteers in the morning to help the veterans as theyarrive at the Gulfport airport, and 200 or more that evening to welcome them home. This is a big event for thecommunity and NCBC has historically been the first to greet the veterans and the first to welcome them home. Uniformfor the event will be Type I or III. Muster for the morning is 5 a.m. The evening time is still to be determined, but in thepast it has been approximately 6:30 p.m. Contact Chief Ryan Wilber at ASAP if you wish tovolunteer.Brantley Gilbert Concert Volunteers - The Seabee Ball Committee is looking for 50 volunteers to support the BrantleyGilbert Concert, April 18 at the Coast Coliseum. If you are interested, please contact LT Nathan Chenarak (new SeabeeBall officer in charge) at Community College Summer Registration - Coastline Community College is holding early registration fortheir summer term (June 18 - Aug. 11) until May 28. For additional information, contact Dr. David Drye in the NavyCollege Office, building 60, room 239 or 228-871-3439/2785 or would like to Honor Military Women - The Ladies Professional Golf Association is honoring 30 service womenwho have served in Afghanistan or Iraq during the Mobile Bay Golf Classic, May 16-19 on the Robert Trent Jones Golf atMagnolia Grove Crossings Course, Mobile, Ala. The event will feature 144 of the top LPGA golfers. Military participants willbe stationed by two’s at the course holes during the four day tournament. Each pair will hold the flag for the caddy at thedesignated hole and will be greeted by top LGPA stars such as Stacy Lewis, Paula Creamer and Michelle Wie as they cyclethrough the hole. Pairs will do this each day for either the 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 1 - 6 p.m. shift. Participants will be fedbreakfast and lunch. Military women, who meet the criteria and would like to participate, are asked to send an email no later than April 30, with your name, duty station and contact information.Now Hiring - Industrial Mechanical Inc., of Georgia, is interested in hiring veterans for the following positions: MechanicalProject Manager, Electrical Project Manager, Civil Project Manager and Engineering Draftsman. Applicants are asked to goto the company web site to complete our online application. Go to: , click on CAREERS inthe navigation bar, click on VIEW OUR CURRENT CAREER OPPORUNTIES to view the openings or fill out IMI’s GENERALAPPLICATION and to upload your resume. After the online application has been submitted you are welcome to send anemail to: Include in the subject line: (YOUR NAME) and JOB POSITION applied for.FFSC April course offerings - Check out all Fleet and Family Support Center has to offer service members and theirfamilies:
  2. 2. Training Hall Movies Suspended - Due to equipment issues, all movies at the NCBC Training Hall are suspended untilfurther notice. We apologize for the inconvenience.Read the April 4 edition of the Seabee eCourier here:‐cour‐april‐11‐2013f April is National Volunteer Month - Volunteer month is an opportunity to help your fellow Americans and troops byvolunteering with the USO Gulf Coast. Register today by visiting Go get involved!Food and Beverage~ Don’t skip the most important meal of the day because you are in a rush . . . Call your order in at The Grill and itwill be ready when you get there. The Grill is open as early as 6:30 a.m. and offers a variety of tasty options from Frenchtoast plates to breakfast burritos or traditional eggs and bacon. The Grill is located at the corner of Colby and 7th Street.Chapel Offerings - Call 228-871-2454 for more information.~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., and Divine Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. Catholic Services includeCatholic 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.Liberty Center - Call 228-871-4684 for more information.~ Do you just need to get away from base? Hitch a ride with the Liberty Center. Liberty is offering a FREE shuttle tothe Edgewater Mall on Thursday. The shuttle departs at 6 p.m.~ Tired of eating at the same places or in your room? Hop aboard the FREE Liberty shuttle. Liberty is offering itsDowntown Long Beach Dinner Dash on Friday; departing at 6 p.m.Fitness Center - Call 228-871-2668 for more information.~ Spring can be a busy time on the job. Find balance and relaxation in yoga class. The CDC Fitness Center offersmorning and afternoon yoga classes for your convenience. Improve your balance, strength, flexibility and posture all inone with a yoga style that promotes intensity and relaxation.Information, Tickets and Travel - Call 228-871-2231 for more information.~ Visit an island and be home in time for dinner. Ship Island Excursion tickets are now on sale at ITT at great lowprices for adults and children. Vouchers are valid now through Oct. 27. Ship Island is located 11 miles offshore andconsists of Mississippi’s undeveloped barrier islands. Call ITT today for more details.~ Visit Disney World or enjoy an exciting Disney Cruise where dreams come true! Stop by ITT beside the NEX andreceive a FREE child’s Disney growth chart the last Wednesday of every month. Call 228-871-2231 for details.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.~ Youth and Teen Scavenger Hunt Extreme - Saturday from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., get out of the house for the Youth &Teen Scavenger Hunt Extreme. Cost for the Hunt is only $5.~ There is always something fun to do at the Youth Activities Center. On Tuesday, take your pick between ScooterRaces or a Basketball Hot Shot Challenge. Events are from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. and are absolutely FREE! **Outside the Fence Line**~ 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, 228-229-2816.~ Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Avenue, Gulfport is holding “Navy Night” April 20, 5 - 8 p.m.The evening will light refreshments and lots of fun! Admission is free to all service families. Call 228-897-6039 for details.~ Vietnam Veterans Remembrance Day Ride - April 27 - Registration and ride begin at Biloxi VA cemetery. Group rideto 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.~ Semi Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament - The Society of American Military Engineers (S.A.M.E.) is holding ascholarship fund raiser golf tournament May 17, at 1 p.m., at Bay Breeze Golf Course, Keesler Air Force Base. Lunch willbe served at noon and is included in the $75/player fee or $260/4 person team fee. The event features a $40K Shootoutfrom mulligan participants. Mulligans will be available for purchase for $5 or 3/$10. To register, go to*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.