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NCBC Inside the Gate

  1. 1. April 25, 2013For the following tidbits of information and more, visit 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:’s Five Love Languages Workshop - Come and strengthen your relationship by discovering your love languageas well as your partner’s love language. Open to individuals and couples (single, married and non-married). This funworkshop will be offered at Seabee Memorial Chapel May 2, from 6 - 8:30 p.m. There will be FREE childcare and a FREEdinner for all participants. Sign-ups are required. For more information and/or to sign up, please contact CDR Goldberg,228-871-4906 or Chaplain Choi, 228-871-2524.Diversity Committee Pizza Sale Fundraiser - The NCBC Diversity is raising money by sponsoring a pizza sale May 9,at 11:30 a.m. Pizza selections include: Pepperoni, Sausage, Ham and Cheese for $10 each (cash only). Pizzas must bepreordered and submitted to Lt Choi, 871-2454 no later than May 8. Order the pizza by contacting committeerepresentatives: BUCN Miller/NMCB 74; BU2 Walker/NMCB 11; RP3 Valle/NMCB 133; CMCS Sawyer/NCG2; LT Choi/CBC;CE2 Clark/NCTC and EM1 Wade/ECS. Pizzas can be picked up at the CBC Chapel, May 9, 11:30 a.m. - Noon.Building Managers Training - Training for all Building Managers under the NCBC Area of Responsibility will take placeMay 9, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at the Training Hall, building 446. Attendance is HIGHLY ENCOURAGED as this training isdifferent from any previous training.Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month - The Diversity Committee will sponsor an Asian Pacific AmericanHeritage Program May 16, 10 - 11 a.m. at the NOSC, building 114 drill deck. Program guest speaker is WLOX TV reporterTrang Pham Bui, and will include singing, dancing and plenty of delicious food. Everyone with authorized access to NCBCis cordially invited to attend.Coastline 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 April course offerings - Check out all Fleet and Family Support Center has to offer service members and theirfamilies: Movies at the Training Hall are Back! Take a load off. Sit back and watch the big screen all by yourself for somealone time, or make it a family night and bring the whole crew! Stop by the Snack Bar on your way in to get that butteredmovie popcorn and those other goodies that help you get lost in the moment. Forget what was playing? No worries - putthe movie hotline in your phone, 228-871-3299 and call anytime!~ Friday: Django Unchained, R, 6:30 p.m.; ~ Saturday: Parental Guidance, PG, 11 a.m.; Jack Reacher, PG13, 1:30p.m.; The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, PG13, 4 p.m. ~ Sunday: The Perks of Being a Wallflower, PG13, 2 p.m.; ZeroDark Thirty, R, 4 p.m.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!Liberty Center - Call 228-871-4684 for more information.~ Need an island getaway, but have to be back to work on Monday? The Liberty Center has the answer with a ShipIsland Excursion trip. The FREE shuttle to these undeveloped barrier islands leaves on Sunday at 11 a.m. Purchase yourtickets ahead of time from ITT for a discounted price of only $24!Food and Beverage~ Does the warmer weather make you want to get out of the office? Well, call in a “To Go” order from The Grilland swing right around the corner to Seabee Lake. De-stress and enjoy the pleasant scenery while you dine at one of thepicnic areas. The Grill is open Monday – Friday from 6:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. and offers a lunch delivery option too from 11a.m. – 1 p.m. Need an office menu? Let us know. Call 228-871-2494.Fitness Center - Call 228-871-2668 for more information.~ Warm weather is here and the pool is open. Dive in for great exercise or bring the kids out for some fun in the sun.The pool is open Monday – Friday from 5:30 – 8 a.m. for active duty military only. From 8 a.m. – noon, all other eligiblepatrons can enjoy swimming laps and from noon – 7 p.m., the pool is open to the entire family. Water aerobics is alsoback by popular demand on Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 – 11:45 a.m.
  2. 2. Read the latest edition of the Seabee eCourier here: 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.Information, Tickets and Travel - Call 228-871-2231 for more information.~ Is a busy spring schedule preventing you from stopping by ITT to learn more about all the fun local attractions?Well then just pick up the phone and give us a call. ITT can answer your questions about attractions and ticket prices andthen place your order right over the phone. Call 228-871-2231 today.~ Visit an island and be home in time for dinner. Ship Island Excursion tickets are now on sale at ITT at great low pricesfor adults and children. Vouchers are valid now through Oct. 27. Ship Island is located 11 miles offshore and consists ofMississippi’s undeveloped barrier islands. Call ITT today for more 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.~ FREE Batting Cage and Driving Range: No more tokens needed for either of these outdoor favorites. Stop by andtake a swing or improve your stroke on your own time! Rent bats, clubs and other gear from Outdoor Recreation at superlow prices during business hours. Call for details.**Outside the Fence Line**~ 21stAnnual Mississippi Coast Coliseum Crawfish Music Festival April 25-28. Festival hours are 5 - 11 p.m.Thursdays and Fridays, noon - 11 p.m. Saturdays, noon - 8 p.m. Sundays. U.S. 90, Biloxi. Free admission Thursdays, $15general admission Fridays - Sundays, $5 for kids 6 - 12, free for children under 6. Details, 228-594-3700.~ 10thAnnual Smokin’ the Sound - Smokin the Sound offshore powerboat racing will take place April 25 - 28 with thefastest boats in the world in the Mississippi Sound. The colorful, exciting boats will race in eight classes with somepotentially reaching speeds nearing 200 mph over the race course. No binoculars needed! You can see all of theexcitement up-close by going to any of the premium or VIP viewing areas. Premium viewing areas have an awesomepanoramic view of the Mississippi Sound 8-mile racecourse along with restrooms, official merchandise vendors, varyingentertainment, food, and beverage offerings. For additional details visit, Treasures of the Hard Rock April 25 - 28, Hard Rock Casino, Highway 90, Biloxi. Traveling memorabilia from artistslike Michael Jackson, Jimi Hendrix, John Lennon, Kurt Cobain and more! Exhibit on display throughout the day. Free!~ Dr. Chris Spraberry Memorial Trophy Trout Tournament will be held April 26 - 28 at The Dock Bar & Grill,Gulfport. Free T-shirt and post tournament Fish Fry with live entertainment for all registered Anglers! Entry Fee: $60 foradults and $30 for kids division (12U). Categories and guaranteed prize money. Weigh in at The Dock Bar and Grill April27 and 28, 5 - 7 p.m. Must be registered by April 26, 7 p.m. Go to for more information if you wish to enter online. All proceeds help support the “Dr. Chris SpraberryEndowment Fund” - University Medical Center.~ 14thAnnual Long Beach Kite Festival, April 27, Up, Up & Away 5K and 1 mile Fun Run, 8 a.m., Festival - 9 a.m. - 3p.m., Long Beach Harbor, Highway 90. Children’s games, kite making, entertainment, vendors, food, Up, Up & Away 5K &1 mile Fun Run & much more! Family fun for everyone! Come out and bring your kite! Admission - $1~ 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.CCA Catch and Release Kids Fishing Rodeo, April 27, 8 a.m. - noon, River Park Fishing Pier, Pascagoula. Come outand compete in the CCA Catch & Release Kids Fishing Rodeos for children ages 5 to 13! Children learn fishing &conservation, prizes awarded, refreshments and FUN! An adult MUST accompany children! Free! Call 228-818-3280 fordetails.~ Disabled American Veterans (DAV) fundraiser - DAV will hold a fundraiser lunch for Christopher Clayton April 29,10 a.m. until???, at the DAV Chapter 5 Hall, 2600 23rdAve., Gulfport. Menu includes Barbeque Chicken, Baked Beans,Coleslaw, Dessert and a Beverage. Minimum donation per plate: $7. All proceeds will go to the Clayton family. Call 228-871-5463 for more information.~ 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.