(Friday, Saturday) 2018 WINTERFEST AT HOLBROOK: Enjoy the magic of the holidays at Winterfest on Friday and Saturday (Dec. 7-8). Festivities will take place at the Holbrook Pond Recreation area and will include an interactive North Pole, hayrides, costumed characters, a craft market, pony and boat rides, s'mores and more! Cost is $15 per vehicle. Sponsored by Xfinity, Coca-Cola, Liberty Chrysler and USAA (Sponsorship does not imply Federal endorsement).
(Saturday) TREES FOR TROOPS AT FORT STEWART: Saturday, Dec. 8 is the Stewart Trees for Troops program sponsored by FedEx held at Newman Fitness Center, building 439. Two times are set aside for pick-up of trees (8-10 a.m. for those with voucher) and (10 a.m. – 12 p.m. for those without voucher). Trees will be handed out to Soldiers and Family Members (E1 – E6 only) on a first-come, first-served basis. There are a limited number of trees available, one tree per Soldier/family. Vouchers will be handed out on Wednesday, Nov. 28 from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Stewart Leisure Travel Office, building. 419 (Exchange Furniture Mall), 912-767-2841. For more information, call 912-767-6212. Sponsorship does not imply endorsement by U.S. Army, DoD, and Federal Government.
- Monday, Dec. 10, 4-6 p.m., Stewart Bowling Center, building 450; $1 games and $1 shoes.
- Tuesday, Dec. 11, 6-8 p.m., Marne Bowling Center, building 402; $1 games and $1 shoes.
- For more information, call 912-767-4273 or 912-767-4866.
(Dec. 12) SUPPER WITH SANTA: Wednesday, Dec. 12 from 6-9 p.m. Club Stewart extended an invite to Santa to join our families to enjoy a joyful supper before the big night! Good news is that he ACCEPTED and now Santa wants you to join him on Dec. 12 from 6-9 p.m. Enjoy a meal with the big man himself and get those last-minute photos and requests in before Christmas. Cost is $25 for 3 (1 adult and two children - under the age of 10) - additional children (age 18 and under) will be $10 per child. Purchase tickets at StewartHunterMWR.com until Dec. 10. Adult ticket sales will increase $5 for day of event walk-ins. For more information, call 912-767-4675.
- Dec. 12: 9:30 a.m., building 1286, Hunter Army Airfield
(Dec. 15 - Jan. 2) HOLIDAY GATE HOURS GO INTO EFFECT MONDAY: The Director of Emergency Services would like to inform the community of the upcoming holiday hours for Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield. Starting Dec. 15 until Jan. 2, 2019 the following gate hours will take place:
- Gate 1: Open 24 hours (no change from normal hours of operations)
- Gate 8: 0600-1800 (Closed Federal Holidays/ 25DEC18 and 01JAN18)
- RIO Gate: Open 24 hours
(Dec. 17 & 18) DECEMBER GARRISON COMMANDER'S EMPLOYEE TOWN HALLS: The Garrison Commander FS/HAAF will conduct Town Hall Meetings in December with all garrison employees. Garrison employees are directed to attend and share thoughts and ideas with the Garrison Commander. Maximum participation from the workforce is desired in order for a multitude of viewpoints to be discussed.
The Town Halls are scheduled for Hunter Army Airfield, Dec. 17, 10 to 11 a.m., Hunter Post Theater, and at Fort Stewart, Dec. 18, 10 to 11 a.m., Main Post Chapel.
Any employee may submit comments/questions/concerns online prior to the Town Hall at http://www.stewart.army.mil/index.php/about/Garrison/garrison-staff-offices/plans-analysis-integration-office. Click on the Quick Brown Bag Comment Drop Box; your comments will be anonymous.
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LIBERTY REGIONAL HOMELESS COALITION SOCK DRIVE:
Socks are the most needed, but least donated article of clothing for the homeless. Help the LRHC Winter Relief Program by donating new children and adult socks and underwear. Drop off donations until Dec. 30 throughout Liberty County, Hinesville, Midway and Fort Stewart at the following locations:
GeoVista Credit Union, Fort Stewart and Hinesville; Hinesville VFW; Island Café, Hinesville; Psalm: 112 Services, Hinesville; Coastal Courier, Hinesville and Coastal Counseling Services, Midway. For more information email email@example.com or call 912-876-6195.