Easter Sunrise Service
An outdoor Easter Sunrise Service is set for March 31, 7 a.m., at Seay Field near the Combined Arms Support Command headquarters. The worship event is open to the public and all religious denominations are welcome.
Installation Chaplain (Col.) Charles Egert is the guest speaker and his topic is “The Power of Meeting Jesus Christ.” Attendees are invited to a free breakfast after the event at Memorial Chapel.
For details, call (804) 734-6494.
Women’s History Observance
The 23rd Quartermaster Brigade will host a celebration for the 2013 Women’s History Month observance, March 29, 11:30 a.m., in the U.S. Army Women’s Museum parking lot.
The theme is “Women Inspiring Innovation Through Imagination.” Faith A. Wilkerson, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Mentor program director, Virginia Commonwealth University, will be the guest speaker.
For details, call (804) 734-3739 or email email@example.com.
The 262nd Quartermaster Battalion will host an Armed Forces Blood Program blood drive, March 30, 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the battalion’ multipurpose room.
All Fort Lee personnel are welcome. The AFBP supplies blood to military treatment facilities around the world, including those that treat service members who are injured or wounded in overseas deployment areas such as Afghanistan.
For details, call (804) 734-0650.
The University of Phoenix is offering 20 $2,500 scholarships to current active-duty UOPX undergraduate and master’s students.
Applicants must have completed a minimum of nine credits and have at least six credits remaining at the time of the award on June 17. The application deadline is April 29.
For details, call (804) 765-3570.
Host Families Requested
The International Military Student Office at the Army Logistics University is always looking for community members on and off-post to serve as social sponsors for international students who attend classes at Fort Lee.
The hosts help the students to learn more about the local community and make them feel welcome as visitors to the U.S.
For details, call (804) 765-8159 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The American Federation of Government Employees, Local Union 1178, meets the second Wednesday of every month in building 10000-D.
The next meeting is set for April 10, 5 p.m. All Fort Lee bargaining unit employees are invited to attend.
For information, contact Willie Slater at (804) 765-0744 or email LOCAL1178@verizon.net.
Fort Lee has scheduled its annual Spring Cleanup Week, April 8-12, and post leaders are asking for maximum participation. The week is a collective effort that supports the installation’s environmental program by clearing leaves, trash and other debris and reducing the harmful surface runoff that can eventually enter the Chesapeake Bay watershed.
Information and maps of unit cleanup areas will be distributed.