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Leisure travel is planning a canoe/kayak trip down an area waterway for May 14. Register at Outdoor Recreation Equipment Checkout by May 9. - photo by FMWR graphic


Make a hole-in-one at the Commander’s Golf Scramble at Taylors Creek Golf Course on Friday and win a 2016 Chevy Malibu from Mike Reed Chevrolet.

Gift cards – from names such as Panera Bread and iTunes – are also among the prizes.

The scramble is four-person format, with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. The $45 entry fee includes green fees, cart, range balls, mulligans, lunch and prizes. For more information, call 912-767-2370.


UFC at Club Stewart

Watch two title belt fights – Jon Jones vs Saint Preux and Demetrious Johnson vs Henry Cejudo – live on pay-per-view Saturday. Free entry for DoD cardholders courtesy of Mike Reed Chevrolet. Open to ages 18 and older. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Food and drink specials offered, plus free shuttle service from select barracks areas. For more information, call 912-767-4717.


Bridal show

Planning a wedding? Looking for ideas? The Bridal Show at Club Stewart from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, is a one-stop shop to meet with coordinators, cake decorators, photographers and other professionals. Get door prizes and complimentary hors d’oeuvres. Open to the public. Pre-register and pick up tickets at $7 each at the club. Admission is $10 at the door. For more information, call 912-767-4717.


Get Golf Ready 

PGA professional John Fesperman will introduce parent/child teams to the swing, the course and game at a Get Golf Ready session April 30 from 1-2 p.m. at Taylors Creek Golf Course. Get Golf Ready, for parents and children (age 7 and older), costs $30 per team. Limited to three teams. Clubs available free. For more information, call 912-767-2370.


Big Game Bingo

“The Big Game” on May 1 at Stewart/Hunter Bingo offers lots of chances to win big, with $32K in guaranteed prizes, $13.5K coverall, and nine $1,800 games. Lightning from 1-4 p.m. Program starts at approximately 7 p.m. Stewart Bingo is in building 405 (912-767-4200) and Hunter Bingo is in building 6015 (912-315-4606).


Taco Tuesday

Satisfy your taco craving at Thunder Run restaurant in Club Stewart at Taco Tuesday Buffet from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. each week. Enjoy the all-you-can eat tacos featuring fresh ingredients for $9.75. For more information, call 912-767-4717.


Course championship

Hunter Golf Course championship, starting at 7:30 a.m. April 30-May 1, is open to all golfers. The 36-hole, stroke play will have flighting after the first round. Gift card prizes. Flight determined by size of field. The cost is $60 for members, active duty and retirees, and $75 for civilians. For more information, call 912-315-9115.



A racquetball tournament will start at 6 p.m. May 5-7 at Newman and Johnson fitness centers. Register by April 21. The double-elimination tournament will have men and women's singles (novice, intermediate, advanced). Open to military ID cardholders (17 and older). First and second place medals awarded in all divisions. For more information, call 912-767-3031.


All-Army qualifier

The final Stewart/Hunter All-Army 10 Miler Qualifier Race for 2016 will be on Donovan Field Track at 6 a.m. May 7. Top active duty male and female runners will represent 3rd ID in the All-Army race in Washington, D.C., in October. Register at Stewart's Bennett Sports Complex (912-767-8238) or at the race at 5:30 a.m. Family members, retirees and DoD civilians are welcome to run for fun. For more information, call 912-767-8238 on Stewart or 912-315-4160 on Hunter.


Float trip

Enjoy the outdoors on a Leisure Travel Canoe/Kayak Float Trip at 8 a.m. May 14 on a Georgia waterway.

The cost is $20 per person and includes transportation. Youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Paddlers must be at least 12. Participants are asked to bring lunch.

Register at Outdoor Recreation Equipment Checkout, 912-435-8205, at Holbrook Pond, by May 9. For more information, call 912-435-8205 on Hunter or 912-767-4316 on Stewart.


River tubing

Register by June 6 for the Summer Ichetuckneee River (Florida) tubing trip on June 11. The cost is $30 per person, which includes entry fees, transportation and tube rental. Sign up on WebTrac, or at the Holbrook Equipment Rental Facility or either the Stewart/Hunter Leisure Travel offices. Group will depart Stewart at 5 a.m. June 11 and return around 7 p.m. For more information, call 912-767-4316.


Golf blitz

Play nine holes and drive the Monday blues away with each birdie and eagle at Taylors Creek Golf Course. The Monday Blitz has a special $23 per person price that includes cart, green fees, a range ball token and prizes. Start time is 4-4:30p.m. Play in nine of the 12 weeks of the Monday Blitz to qualify for the Championship Blitz match. For more information, call 912-767-2370.

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