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GM Military Discount Tour
Friday, October 3, 2014, 10 AM – 3 PM
In Front of the Hurlburt Field Exchange

The GM Military Discount Tour is excited to come to Hurlburt Field! Come out and visit their display, interact with awesome new vehicles, get some free stuff and check out the First Responder Silverado! The GM Military Discount Tour features a six vehicle display – 2015 Chevy Silverado 1500, Chevy Camaro 2LT, Chevy Cruze Diesel, Chevy Equinox, Buick Regal GA and a 2015 GMC Sierra HD.

Take a test drive and receive a $10 Exchange Gift Card! Register and receive a free gift – Koozies and more.

FREE Photo Opportunities:
We’ll have a photographer at the GM Military Discount display to take a virtual picture with a fun background. Those photographed will receive their custom photo via a text…

Special Military Test Drive Offer:
Ask one of the GM Military Discount Product Specialists how you can receive a “special gift” by taking a test drive at your local Chevy, Buick or GMC dealership.

Vehicle Challenges and Games:
Measure Up Challenge — take the challenge, get all answers right and receive a Camaro T-Shirt!
Price is Right — Guess the GM Military Discount vehicle price and receive a free gift!
See how far you can drive on one tank of gas in the 2014 Chevy Cruze Diesel!

The hand-airbrushed First Responder Silverado on display!
The vehicle captures powerful images from 09/11/01 saluting the first responders who acted so bravely that day. It also captures the story of the past 10 years, going from the awakening of the “Spirits of Patriotism” via the attack depicted on the front hood, to the rebuilding toward the back of the truck. Included are the names of the brave first responders who made the ultimate sacrifice that day.

Mickey Harris has been professionally airbrushing for 35 years and has an extensive portfolio of art honoring America’s heroes. Military art has been a lifelong study of Mickey’s and his artwork has won numerous awards all over the country. His work has appeared in numerous publications, and he has been a guest on several talk shows, news broadcasts and television programs.

For more information or if you have questions, email us at heyFSS@hurlburt.af.mil.

"We're One" Original Essay/Poem Contest!
Entries accepted through October 13, 2014

It's time to call upon your creative writing skills to let the world know what "WE'RE ONE" Air Force family means to you. Submit either an essay or poem by October 13, 2014. Tell the world what you've written, score the most online votes, and you could win a 15-inch MacBook Pro complete with creative software.

So...whether your taste runs to prose or poetry, rhyming or free verse, get busy jotting down your ideas for that essay or poem and upload it to: MyAirForceLife.com as prompted on the Entry Page.

Once you've entered, tell your friends and family to go to MyAirForceLife.com to vote for your "WE'RE ONE" essay or poem. You can even share your entry directly through Facebook.

Think you have the creative writing skills to win? Find out all the details now.

Two categories in the competition: Adults age 18 and up; Youth age 12-17. A 15-inch MacBook Pro and accompanying creative software package will be awarded in both age categories.

Upcoming Contest Dates:
Video Contest Oct 13 - Nov 24, 2014
Photo Contest Nov 24, 2014 - Jan 8, 2015

Okaloosa Tax Collector Office Locations: Driver License Services Update for Eglin A.F.B. and Hurlburt Field

Effective Monday, September 15, 2014, in order to serve all of our customers efficiently, Driver License Services will be by appointment only at our Eglin and Hurlburt Field locations. Our Hurlburt branch is located at 120 Simpson Ave., Bldg. 90320 and our Eglin branch is located at 310 Van Matre Ave., Bldg. 210. For more information, please visit our website at www.OkaloosaTax.com or call our Customer Service Processing Center at 850.651.7300. Hours of operation 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM.

1st SOW Commader's Retiree Appreciation Day: "A Salute to Your Service"
September 25 - 27, 2014 Schedule of Events

September 25, 2014 - Retiree Only Specials
Gator Lakes Golf Course, $25/person, After 10 AM
Free Bowling at Hurlburt Lanes, Shoes $1.75, 9 AM - 4 PM

September 25 & 26, 2014, 9 AM - 3 PM, Hurlburt Field Base Exchange
Blood Pressure & Eye Check
Friends of the Library used book sale
Air Force Enlisted Village
Health and Wellness Center
Military Displays

September 26, 2014, 9 AM - 3 PM
Blood Mobile

September 26, 2014, 10 AM - 1 PM
Force Support Information Booth

September 26 & 27, 2014, 10 AM - 2 PM
Medication Turn-In

September 25-27, 2014 Weekend Events
Base Exchange (AAFES) Still Serving Sidewalk Sale
Base Exchange Meet & Greet: Former Washington Redskins player, Fred Stokes, Super Bowl XXVI, 1991
Commissary Case Lot Sale

For more info, please call the Hurlburt Retirees Activities Office at 884-5443.

Center for Courageous Kids Special Ops Family Excursion
September 26-28, 2014

Slots are still open for the September 2014 Special Ops Family Excursion to be held at the Center for Courageous Kids in Scottsville, KY! The camp is open to Special Forces families from any state and any military branch (active duty or Veteran). Families who wish to sign up can register online. The camp will not be visible on the web page since the Special Ops camps are not visible to the public. Special Ops families would use the following code, 1174501265, when they click on the button to register. If families have any questions, they can contact Kerri Ashurst, camp director or Kelly Ulm, camp coordinator.

The Center for Courageous Kids is a MAGICAL place - Families can learn more about it at http://www.thecenterforcourageouskids.org/. This fully modern, 168-acre campus is like a beautiful resort with more activities than you can fit into a weekend! Activities at this camp will include an equestrian program, bowling, shooting hoops in the gym, canoeing, fishing, climbing wall, swimming or playing volleyball in the incredible indoor pool, creating keepsakes in the woodshop or arts building, teamwork building activities, campfire programs, hiking and archery. View the Family Excursion Weekend flyer.

Special Ops families are also welcome to sign up for any of the parent/teen adventure camps offered through the organization as well.

Job Opportunity: Child Development Center

Looking for a rewarding job opportunity? The Hurlburt Field Child Development Center is seeking qualified caregivers to join our team!

Provide care for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old. Position requires a pre-employment physical, food handler certification and background check. Hours needed for care: 6 am - 6 pm. Pay range depending on experience is $11.06 - $14.04. May require some weekends and evenings for special programs and training.

Apply online

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