Christina Deavers IH Outreach Coordinator 301-744-6713 14 Strauss Ave Indian Head, MD 20640 Office Hours: Monday – Thursday 10am to 3pm Indian Headlines November 2008 Serving the military and their families … IH USO Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
14 Strauss Ave Indian Head, MD 20640
Office Hours: Monday – Thursday
10am to 3pmIndian HeadlinesNovember 2008
Serving the military and their families…
IH USO Email Address: email@example.com
All events in the newsletter are happening at the USO on 14 Strauss Ave. unless otherwise noted.
EVENTS & GIVEAWAYS ARE FREE TO MILITARY AND THEIR DEPENDENTS!
Chik-fil-A at Waldorf-
Military Appreciation Night
November 6th, 5-7pm
All Active Duty, Reserve or
members will receive
a FREE Chik-fil-A meal!!!
Now accepting Holiday Hotel applications at the Indian Head USO
until November 28th .
What is Holiday Hotel?
The program runs from Dec. 20-30th
E6 and below have 1st priority
Application must be at the
IH USO by Nov. 28th
This program covers the cost of
a hotel room for family
members to visit.
Your NCO must sign off
on the application.
This is a first come,
first serve program.
Rooms are limited, get your
application in first!
Pick up your application in person
at the Indian Head USO.
Save the Date
for upcoming events:
November 2nd : Remember to turn back your clocks!!!
November 4th: Election Day!
November 6th : Little Patriots celebrate USMC B-Day
November 11th : Veteran’s Day ** USO CLOSED**
November 12th : Recipe Swap 11 am
November 14th: RSVP due for Healthnet Christmas Party
November 16th : Sunday Movie @ base library ** Wall-E**
November 20th : CBIRF Family Day- USO will be there!
November 22nd: Thanksgiving Basket Pick-up
November 27th :Thanksgiving Day
December 6th : Healthnet Christmas Party,
Thank you to everyone who have been
donating coats for our military
families!!! If you are in need of a
coat or jacket, please come by!
Check out the info on Food Commodities &Share pg3!
USO Holiday Assistance
Every holiday season the USO will
work to provide assistance to military families in need.
Our programs include Thanksgiving,
Christmas food baskets, and
presents for children. If you family would like some
assistance this holiday season
Please don’t hesitate to contact the USO
We are here for you!
**IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN SPONSORING A FAMILY
OR JUST MAKING A
DONATION, PLEASE CONTACT THE USO ASAP!**
JOIN US November 6th
AS OUR LITTLE PATRIOTS
CELEBRATE THE USMC.
WE ARE SURE TO HAVE A BLAST!
We need volunteers to make the IH USO what it is! Stop by today to see how you can help out!
Toiletries Pantry &
Children’s Clothing Closet
at the USO. FREE .Anytime.
Give or take kid clothes.
Take Shampoo, Deodorant Toothbrushes etc.
Food Assistance Programs
are available as well as in-house
Food pantry. Don’t
hesitate to come in.
Little Patriots Playgroup
Playgroup is every Thursday
from 10:30 – 11:30.
Infants to school age children
are sure to have a
great time playing,
learning and socializing!
Want to stay longer – don’t forget your lunch!
Free baked goods provided
by Food Lion and
St. Mary’s Star of the Sea Church.
USO / Healthnet Children’s Christmas Party on December 6th!!!
See attached flyer for details!
What a wonderful day to send your children off to a Winter Wonderland and enjoy the day to yourself!
No parents please!
Children must be between the ages of 4-12yrs old.
There is limited space, we had a lot of fun last year.
RSVP’s will only be accepted until November 14th.
FREE SUNDAY MOVIE!
Come join us at the base library!
All movies are family friendly and usually a newer release.
Popcorn, Disney DVD’s & other giveaways are always present! Parents must be with their children. Movies are subject to change… This Month WALL-E!!
Youth Center- MWR
Open Rec. is back!
Every Friday night 6:30pm-9pm
$1 Military Kids, $2 Civilians
Must be at least 5 and in Kindergarten!
Excellent resources online:
www.militaryonesource.com & http://www.militaryhomefront.dod.mil/
***CALLING ALL SINGLE ACTIVE DUTY***
The VA Representative
comes to the IH USO
by appointment only.
Find out your benefits!
to the barracks
Marines & Sailors
The USO wants to reach out to more single Marines and Sailors.
We need your ideas.
Come by, call or drop me an email. Let me know what kind of programs will bring you out.
have been donated
to the USO! Stop by at lunch & play!
Free admission to an Anheuser-Busch
theme park for the military.
For more information & to register online:
www.herosalute.comIndian Head Sponsors
CBIRFs New Family Readiness Group
A new concept has been initiated in the area of support and outreach to CBIRF Marines and their families.
Please use the contact info below if there’s anything in which the Family Readiness Group may be able to
assist you. CBIRF’s Family Readiness Officer is also welcoming anyone interested in volunteering some of their
time as a Family Readiness Assistant or a Morale Support Volunteer. To learn more,
please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 240-427-7812.
That which we keep to our-
selves, we lose. That which we
give to others will return
Food Commodities &
@ St. Mary’s Star of the Sea
This month on the 22nd 8am-10am!
Food Commodities provides
food for Family’s in their
time of need Just show up fill out
the form and Receive food to
feed your family.
They also have SHARE which is
A great way to cut down on your
Family’s grocery bill.
Check out how it works at
Best Western of LaPlata
Knights of Columbus
Indian Head Baptist Church
Goldwing Motorcycle Group