Note: Scott events are targeted for DoD ID card holders. Please direct questions about any event to the POC listed.
Gather some friends and create a “masterpiece” at Party Art sponsored by the Arts & Crafts Center. On Oct. 27, attendees can sip & paint “Harvest Moon”. The fun will be from 6-8 p.m. in Zeppelins at the Scott Event Center. Reservations required. Cost is $35 per person and includes all supplies. For more information and to register, call the Arts & Crafts Center, 618-256-4230.
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R4R: FALL BIKE TRIP
Join the Outdoor Adventure Program for a scenic bike trip on the Katy Bike Trails of Missouri on Oct. 28. Bike from Weldon Springs to St. Charles with stops at shops and wineries along the way. This event qualifies as R4R Initiative—provides exciting outdoor adventures for those in pre/post deployment and their families for a nominal fee, but everyone is welcome.
Adventure is open to ages 13 & up. Adventure fee—$45. R4R fee—$5. Time: 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Registration required. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. For more details, follow us on Facebook at Scott AFB Outdoor Recreation, or call 256-2067.
SCARY BOWL BASH
The Stars & Strikes Bowling Center will host their 2017 Scary Bowl Bash at 5 p.m. Oct. 28. Cost of $20 per lane allows people to enjoy one hour of unlimited bowling for up to five people. Multiple lane and groups welcome. Add additional hours for just $10. Costumes are optional, however, the event will include a Halloween costume contest for anyone that chooses to wear a costume. Every bowler will have a chance to win some great prizes and gifts that night. People should call the bowling center to make reservations. Sign up early. For more information, call 256-4054.
ZEPPELINS HALLOWEEN LUNCH
Zeppelins Food & Drinks will host a Halloween lunch from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 31. For more details, call 256-5501.
HALLOWEEN 1.5 MILE RUN
Make plans to participate in the Fitness Center’s 1.5 Mile Halloween Run on Oct. 31. Runners should be in place at 3 p.m. at the Parade Field with a 3:30 p.m. start time. Event is open to all with units running in formation. Wear PT gear or a costume. Awards will be given for the best two costumes. For more information, call 256-1218.
AIR FORCE ART CONTEST BEGINS
The 2017 Air Force Art Contest will take place from Nov. 1-30. Art must be two dimensional of a painting or drawing on any subject and three winners in each category will win an Amazon gift card. Submit art to http://www.myairforcelife.com/.
SCOTT AFB CENTENNIAL FALL FESTIVAL
The Scott AFB Centennial Fall Festival is scheduled for 2-8 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Scott Event Center. The festival will feature a live concert by David Cook and Ryan Daniel Band plus free food, kids activities, fest tent, fireworks and Trunk or Treat. Private organizations who want to participate in the Trunk or Treat competition should call 256-2818. Units can sign up for the Scarecrow Building Contest or the Trebuchet Contest by calling 256-5275 ext. 5801.
SUPERINTENDENT’S REVENGE TOURNAMENT
The Cardinal Creek Golf Course has scheduled their annual Superintendent's Revenge Tournament for Nov. 4 with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Tournament format is 18-hole gross and Peoria handicap net winners—no handicap required to play. Entry fee is $45 for daily players and $25 per AGF members. This includes greens fee, cart, range balls and prizes. To register or for more information, stop by the Golf Pro Shop or call (618) 744-1400.
TIARA’S & CAPES ROYAL BALL
Youth Program’s invites people to Tiara’s & Capes Royal Ball on Nov. 18 with special guests Moana, Ariel, Captain America and Spiderman. The event will include dinner (compliments of Olive Garden) with a chocolate bar, and dancing and a free keepsake photo.
Registration is required. Open to all ages, adult/parent must accompany child to event. Admission is $30 for the first two family members, then $5 for each additional family member. Doors open at 6 p.m. Dress code: Business casual to formal, children may come in costume. Event sponsored in part by Olive Garden, Scott Credit Union, USAA, Tap Snap Phototainment and DJ Scooby. No federal endorsement intended. For more details, follow Youth Program on Facebook @ScottAFBYouthPrograms, or call 256-5139.
YOUTH BASKETBALL REGISTRATION
Youth interested in playing co-ed youth basketball can register at SAFB Youth Center through Oct. 31. Program is open to youth ages 5-13. Cost is $55 for members/$70 for non-members. Volunteer coaches are also needed.
A special “Start Smart” Basketball Program is also available for ages 3-4. For complete details, call the Youth Center, 256-5139.
FREE MOVIES AT THE LIBRARY AUDITORIUM
Come to the Library Auditorium for exciting movies currently in theaters. The following movie is free and open to the base population.
▪ Oct. 27: “The Emoji Movie” (PG).
For more information, call 256-5100/256-3028 or visit www.facebook.com/scottafblibrary.