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Community News - June 19

CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. -- AFSA wants your 'stuff'
Are you cleaning out your garage? Need a new home for all the items you don't use anymore? Air Force Sergeants Association wants useable donations that are in good condition to raise funds at next month's AFSA chapter 1255 garage sale.
To arrange for drop off or pick up of donations, contact Tech. Sgt. Vanessa King at 219-9549.

Bundles for Babies
Bundles for Babies provides information on how to prepare mentally and physically for a new baby. Attendees also receive baby items valued at $75. 

The next class is 8:30 to 11 a.m. on June 21. For more information, call 784-4228.

Dad's Class
Get tips on how to be the best dad you can from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on June 22. Attendees receive a four-day pass. Space is limited to 12. For more information, call 784-4228.

Airman's Attic
The Airman's Attic is open from noon to 3:30 p.m. on June 26. It will also be open from 9 to 10 a.m. on June 29. Staff sergeants and below and their dependents are permitted to take up to 20 free items per week for family use only. 

Donations are always welcome, but do not leave them outside the door. 

Smooth Move 
Learn how to make your move as stress free as possible at the Smooth Move Overseas/Stateside briefing from 8:30 to 11 a.m. on June 26 at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. For more information or to register, call 784-4228. 

Federal Employment Seminar
Attend the Federal Employment Seminar from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on June 28 and learn about the federal application and hiring process at the Airman and Family Readiness . Call 784-4228 for more information or to register.

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.

Win a motorcycle or other goodies 
Stop by the Commissary and sign up for a chance to win a motorcycle, a leather jacket, a $50 gift certificate or other prizes. 

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. 

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. 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. Information on medical services, medical group events and the latest health benefit information is provided, along with a forum for feedback to the 27th Medical Group.

Pre-separation counseling
If you are considering separating or retiring within the next year pre-separation counseling at the Airman and Family Readiness Center is mandatory and should be taken before the Transition Assistance Program Seminar (TAPS). For an appointment, call 784-4228