JBSA-Fort Sam Houston

License To Carry  a Handgun Class
May 21, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Camp Bullis Rod-N-Gun Recreation Center, 4921 New Lewis Valley Road, building 6215. License to Carry a Handgun classes are held at the Camp Bullis Rod-N-Gun Recreation Center. Students must be 21 years old to register for the class, unless they are active duty military, age 18 or older. You need to be familiar with your firearm; no first-time shooters. Students must also meet Federal qualifications to purchase a handgun. The cost of the class is $80. Successful completion of this class is recommended before purchasing a handgun. To register, go to http://www.chlregistration.com and select “Register for Class” and then select “Dan Willis - Leatherneck Arms.” For more information, call Dan Willis at 210-363-2332 or the RNGRC at 210-295-7577 or 210-296-7529.

Exceptional Family Member Program Town Hall
May 24, 1 p.m., Military & Family Readiness Center, building 2797, 3060 Stanley Road. Take part in a  town hall 
meeting with Lt. Gen. Jason T. Evans, Deputy Chief of Staff, G9, to hear about EFMP improvements and innovations. There will also be representatives from U.S. Army Human Resources Command, Office of the Surgeon General, and Installation Management Command Family Programs. This is a great opportunity to voice your ideas and concerns to help improve the EFMP. Reserve your spot at https://go.usa.gov/xunZn. For more information, email 802FSS.FSYR.EFMP-FS@us.af.mil.

Military Appreciation Event
May 26, JBSA-Fort Sam Houston Exchange, 2500 Funston Road, building 2542. Dallas Cowboys wide receiver TJ Vasher meet and greet, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; free food from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

La Jolie Garden at Fort Sam Houston Theater
May 28, 2 and 7 p.m., Fort Sam Houston Theater, 2472 Stanley Rd. The Alamo City Symphony Viva and the Alamo City Arts Ballet Company are coming May 28. A 35-piece symphony orchestra, alongside 20 ballet dancers will grace the stage for one day only. Military dependents 13 & under are free. “La Jolie Garden" features selections from La Corsaire, including Pas de Odalisques and Jardin Anime, as well as excerpts from Napoli. Music director and conductor of Heart of Texas Concert Band Mark Rogers will guest conduct Alamo City Symphony Viva, they will also be performing music from Creatures of Prometheus. Ticket prices are $25 for adults and $15 for military, students and children. Free tickets to military dependents 13 and younger with the purchase of an adult ticket. Reservations are required to ensure seating. Call the Harlequin box office at 210-222-9694. Important note to our civilian guests: reservations must be made no later than 5 p.m. May 23 to gain gate access.

Memorial Day Kickball Classic
May 28, 11:30 a.m., JBSA-Fort Sam Houston METC Fitness Center, 3569 Williams Road. Gather a team and come out to the JBSA-Fort Sam Houston METC Fitness Center for the Memorial Day Kickball Classic. Prizes will be awarded to the first and second place winners. For more information, call 210-808-4709. 

Find 'Misery' at the Fort Sam Houston Theatre
Through June 4, Fridays and Saturdays, The Fort Sam Houston Theatre, 2472 Stanley Road. "Misery" follows successful romance novelist Paul Sheldon, who is rescued from a car crash by his “number one fan,” Annie Wilkes, and wakes up captive in her secluded home. While Paul is convalescing, Annie reads his latest book and becomes enraged when she discovers the author has killed off her favorite character, Misery Chastain. Annie forces Paul to write a new Misery novel, and he quickly realizes Annie has no intention of letting him go anywhere. The irate Annie has Paul writing as if his life depends on it, and it does. Military $20, civilians $22, students $18 and 12 and younger $10. For more information, call 210-222-9694.

JBSA College Fair
June 13, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., cThe Joint Base San Antonio College Fair will have representatives from up to 60 universities, colleges, technical institutions and career schools. Representatives from VA, SkillBridge, officer and enlisted programs, ROTC and more will also be present. Call 210-221-2705, 210-221-2418, or 210-221-9698.


Team Triathlon
May 20, Gillum Fitness Center, 301 Kirknewton St., building 2086. The Gillum Fitness Center hosts a team triathlon and each team must have six participants that try to complete the three obstacles. This is a free event open to all DOD ID cardholders. For more information, please contact the Gillum Fitness Center at 210-977-2353.

Variety Night at the Gateway Club
May 20, Gateway Club, 1650 Kenly Ave. Come out and relax as DJ Tony Style plays a wide variety of music in the Lone Star Lounge. Relax in the lounge or enjoy the weather out on the patio with pool tables and big-screen TVs. For more information, call 210-645-7034.

Couples Workshop
May 21, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, 1100 Wilford Hall Loop. Offered by JBSA-Lackland Mental Health Clinic. Topics include communication, intimacy, love languages, values and more. Open to all military ID cardholders and their significant others. Arrive through FEC entrance and ushers will guide participants to the conference room. Childcare will not be provided. For registration and more information, email JBSACouplesWorkshop2022@gmail.com.

Basketball Skills Challenge
May 25, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Warhawk Fitness Center, 1951 Biggs Ave. building 2418. Showcase your skills with this fun basketball skills challenge. Competitors will go through a series of five different obstacles that will test their ball-handling skills, passing, shooting ability and agility. The person with the fastest time and the least mistakes wins!  Sign up deadline is May 22. This event is free and open to all DOD ID cardholders age 18 and older. For more information, call 210-671-2401.

Master Sergeant Release Social
June 3, 3:30 p.m. (selectees arrive at 1 p.m.), Pfingston Reception Center, 1800 Truemper St. Join the JBSA-Lackland Top III in celebrating our newest master sergeants. Attire is the uniform of the day.

Hiring Fair
June 14, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Arnold Hall Community Center, 
1560 Stewart St., building 5506. Call 210-671-3722 for more information.

JBSA College Fair
June 15, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Arnold Hall, building 5506. The Joint Base San Antonio College Fair will have representatives from up to 60 universities, colleges, technical institutions and career schools. Representatives from VA, SkillBridge, officer and enlisted programs, ROTC and more will also be present. Call 210-671-3722.


Birthday buffet at the Parr Club
June 21, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Parr Club, 500 Main Circle. Come celebrate your May & June Birthdays with us! Complimentary lunch buffet for the birthday member. Other members can indulge for $10 each and non-members for $12 each. Coupons not accepted. For more information, call 210-658-7445.


Directory Assistance
For assistance with telephone numbers, please refer to the following list of frequently called numbers:
or call the appropriate JBSA location automated telephone directory:
Fort Sam Houston (210) 221-1211
Lackland (210) 671-1110
Randolph (210) 652-1110
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