Community events July 11

CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. -- Change of Command -- The 27th Contracting Squadron will hold a Change of Command ceremony at 9 a.m. July 20 at The Landing.

Airman's Attic
The Airman's Attic is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on July13. Staff sergeants and below and their dependents can select up to 20 free items per week for family use. Donations are welcome, but do not leave donations outside the door.


School and sports physicals
The 27th Medical Group will conduct school and sports physicals from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. on July 14 and Aug. 11 Students and sports participants can register by calling Central Appointments at 784-2778 or 1-888-544-2778.

For more information, call 784-4078.

Healthcare Council meeting
The Community Healthcare Council meets at 4 p.m. on July 25 at The Landing.
All 27th Medical Group beneficiaries are invited to attend. The Community Healthcare Council is a forum for the 27th Medical Group to interact with beneficiaries and provide information on medical services, medical group events and the latest health benefit information, along with a forum for feedback to the 27th Medical Group.

Viper Volunteers sought
Do you know outstanding volunteers at Cannon? If so, consider recognizing their efforts through the Viper Volunteer Award program. Selected nominees receive a 27th Fighter Wing coin and recognition for their efforts. For more information, contact the Airman and Family Readiness Center at 784-4228.

Volunteer recognition
Airmen who participated in the tornado cleanup should submit their name, rank, squadron and contact information to Jean Cole at jean.cole@cannon.af.mil.

Pre-separation counseling
Airmen considering separating or retiring within the next year must attend pre-separation counseling at the Airman and Family Readiness Center before attending the Transition Assistance Program Seminar (TAPS).

For an appointment, call 784-4228

Just say no to bug zappers
In accordance with Department of Defense Instruction 4150.7, DoD Pest Management Program, outdoor electronic pest control equipment and insect surveillance devices are not authorized for use by anyone other than trained personnel in Military Family Housing. These items include but are not limited to bug zappers, propane operated mosquito traps and ultrasonic repellents.

For more information on these items, call 784-2439. For more information on base housing pest control issues, call 784-8363.

Helping with horses
Hebron Arabian stables will be training on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. for the Sept. 14-15 Equine Olympics."Help is need with with warm up, stables, and other equine-related activities.

For more information or to volunteer, call Bonnie at 763-6273.