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FROM THE KIRTLAND AFB APP
New Gate Procedures
With the increased threat of COVID-19, the 377th Security Forces Defenders need your help to promote the safety and wellbeing of all Team Kirtland members and visitors.
As you enter the gate, please hold onto your CAC/ID (DBIDS) card and show the back barcode to the SF [Security Force] member working. Do NOT hand it to them. Once your card is scanned or reviewed, follow the directions from the Defender. The Defenders at the gate will not be touching your ID card. DO NOT proceed through the gate until you are directed to so as not to cause confusion or initiate any other actions.
BASE ACTIVITIES — The following FSS Activities will be CLOSED until further notice:
- Aero Club
- Arts & Crafts Center
- Auto Hobby Shop
- Indoor Pool
- ITT Office
- Keva Juice
- Kirtland Lanes Bowling Center
- Mountain View Club
- NAF Human Resources
- Outdoor Recreation
- Tijeras Arroyo Golf Course
- West Fitness Center
Kirtland Air Force Base Chapel has cancelled services; East Fitness Center is open for Active Duty ONLY during regular hours – no 24/7 access. IDs will be checked.
Eubank area construction update – NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN BEGINNING FEBRUARY 3, 2020 – Disruptions to inbound and outbound traffic will occur. Arterial roadways may also be affected. Inbound at Eubank Gate, right two lanes only (G Avenue access only); Inbound at SNL Contractor Gate (20th Street access only – 5:00 am-1:00 pm, Monday-Friday. Outbound at SNL Contractor Gate (20th Street access only – 1:30 pm-5:30 pm, Monday-Friday. Innovation Parkway at Eubank Boulevard is closed.
February 18, 2020 – Entering the Eubank Gate, around 10:45 am, the leftmost gate has been open. Past the gate, the road becomes one lane inbound, one lane outbound, with many orange barrels and concrete barriers. The traffic light has been moved to the left over the single lane. Outbound traffic, about 2:00 pm is the same way – one lane, orange barrels, and concrete barriers. The leftmost gate has been open then.
From the Kirtland Air Force Base App – Eubank Gate Security Improvement Project – Kirtland Air Force Base (KAFB) began a construction project at the Eubank gate to address security concerns and provide access to the new NNSA Albuquerque Complex. Those who live, work, and provide services to the base will experience impacts and delays. This will especially affect access to and from the Base during peak hours. However, delays are not really expected until January 2020.
www.KIrtland.af.mil/Eubank-Gate-Construction-Project/ is a resource for construction project progress.
The best way to keep track of what is going on is to download the Kirtland Air Force Base or Kirtland App. You can get the app on the Google Play (Android phones) app and the iTunes Store (Apple) app. If you access www.Kirtland.af.mil, there is a link in the upper right corner to get the Kirtland App. After you download the Kirtland App, set up notifications as follows:
Android Users Notification Setup:
1. Click the information icon in the upper right corner
2. Ensure you ENABLE ‘Push Notifications’
3. Select ‘Settings’, then ‘Subscriptions’
4. Select one or more categories to receive notification about. a. Base Events b. Delayed Openings/Early Release c. Weather Warnings
Apple Users Notification Setup: NOTE: Notification options will automatically display ‘Allow Notifications’.
To adjust this setting
1. Go to ‘Settings,’ then ‘Notifications’
2. Select ‘KAFB’ (Kirtland App)
3. Turn on ‘Allow Notifications’
There will be informational meetings in January 2020.
Mountain View Club (MVC) Activities
THE MOUNTAIN VIEW CLUB IS CLOSING BEGINNING MARCH 14, 2020, UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE BECAUSE OF THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK.
ANY ACTIVITIES THAT WERE PLANNED AFTER MARCH 13, 2020, ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
MARCH 2020 HIGHLIGHTS
First Fridays — Friday, March 6th
UFC Fight Night—UFC 248 — Saturday, March 7th, Relativity Bar & Grille. Two Title Fights – Adesanya vs. Romero, Zhang vs Joanna. Doors open at 6:00 pm, PPV starts at 8:00 pm. Club Members Entry: FREE; Non-Members Entry: $5.00. Buffet Dinner: Club Members—$8.50; Non-Members—$10.00. Buffet dinner will be available from 6:00 pm-9:30 pm.
CANCELLED – St. Patrick’s Day Sunday Brunch with Live Music!—Sunday, March 15th, 10:00 am to 1:30 pm. Club Members–Adults (12 & up) – $16.00; Children (5-11 years old) – $8.50; Children (4 & under) – Free. Non-Members—Adults (12 & up) – $18.00; Children (5-11 years old) – $9.50; Children (4 & under) – $4.50.
CANCELLED – St. Patrick’s Day BINGO — Friday, March 27th, Dinner at 5:30 pm & BINGO at 6:00 pm. Club Members — $8.50; Non-Members — $10.50. Additional cards are $1.00 each.
CANCELLED – Lunch at the Mountain View Club – Monday-Thursday, 11:00 am-1:30 pm – Daily Lunch Specials & Limited Menu Available (Sandwiches, Signature Burger & Chicken Nuggets). Club Members – $9.95; Non-Members – $10.95. Includes Iced Tea. To Go Boxes Available (one per person).
CANCELLED – YOU HAD ME AT TACOS – Every Wednesday — 4:00 pm-7:00 pm — $1.00 tacos for Club Members, $1.50 tacos for Non-Members; chicken or beef.
CANCELLED – THURSDAY WING NIGHT – Every Thursday — 4:00 pm-7:00 pm — Thursday Wing Night — $0.60 cent wings for Club Members, $0.75 cent wings for Non-Members (variety of flavors to choose from — minimum of 10 wings).
CANCELLED AFTER MARCH 13, 2020 – FRIDAY UNWIND — Every Friday night — unwind with delicious food & great music. Ground Zero: 5:00 pm-10:00 pm; Relativity Bar + Grille: 3:00 pm-10:00 pm. Club Members: FREE appetizers, Non-Members: $5.00.
Meals2Go Wednesdays – Every Wednesday — Meal for Two (Half Order) – Members: $12.00, Non-Members: $13.00; Meal for Four (Full Order) – Members: $18.00, Non-Members: $20.00. ORDERING IS EASY! Call 846-5165 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by noon each Wednesday (while supplies last), give your name, phone number, and what size meal you would like! (Club Members must let us know if you would like your free meal for two when placing order, depending on the first letter of your last name.) Extras will not be available at time of pick up (Wednesday, 3:30 pm-5:30 pm). Please keep your confirmation number for pick-up; pick-up is at the Mountain View Club drive-through area.
- 4 Mar – Chicken Curry with Jasmine rice (Club Members whose last name starts with “Q” will receive a free meal for 2)
- 11 Mar – Meat Lover Lasagna with garden salad (Club Members whose last name starts with “F” will receive a free meal for 2)
- CANCELLED – 18 Mar — Salisbury Steak with mashed potatoes & mixed vegetables (Club Members whose last name starts with “O” will receive a free meal for 2)
- CANCELLED – 25 Mar – Chicken Enchilada Casserole with Spanish rice & beans (Club Members whose last name starts with “S” will receive a free meal for 2)
- CANCELLED – 1 Apr – Beef Tips in Mushroom Gravy with egg noodles & asparagus (Club Members whose last name starts with “A” will receive a free meal for 2)
March Specials – Relativity Bar + Grille
- Green Chile Cheese French Dip – $8.95 – Roast Beef Sandwich with Green Chile & Provolone Cheese with a side of au jus
- Midori Sour- $3.25 – Sour mix, lemon lime soda, & Midori
Mountain View Club HOURS:
- Normal Operating hours — Tues – Fri – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm; Closed Sat – Mon except for Special Events
- Cashier for Special Events — Tues – Fri – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
- Catering Appointments — Tues – Fri – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
- Relativity Bar & Grille — Sat-Tue – CLOSED; Wed – Thu – 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm; Fri, 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm; Sun – 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
- Ground Zero — Sat – Thu – CLOSED; Fri – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
- Note: Club & Special Event times vary & are not part of standard hours of operation
FREE Movies at the Mountain View Club
The Kirtland Base Theater is FREE and open to anyone with base access, including Sandia Lab Employees, DoD contractors, PAE, and Civilian Employees. FSS Movie Theater is currently under renovation, so there are movies at the Mountain View Club. Movies are FREE & the Relativity Bar + Grille will be open for food and drink during all movie showings!
Sun, Mar 1st, 3 pm — Jumanji: The Next Level, Rated PG-13
Wed, Mar 4th — NO MOVIE
Sat, Mar 7th, 3 pm – Little Women, Rated PG
Sat Mar 7th, 6 pm — Bombshell, Rated R
Sun, Mar 8th, 3 pm — A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Rated PG
Wed, Mar 11th, 6 pm — Uncut Gems, Rated R
CANCELLED FROM HERE ON OUT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!!
Sat, Mar 14th, 3 pm — Small Foot, Rated PG
Sat, Mar 14th, 6 pm — Black Christmas, Rated R
Sun, Mar 15th, 3 pm — Brave, Rated PG
Wed, Mar 18th, 6 pm — Dark Waters, Rated PG-13
Sat, Mar 21st, 3 pm — Frozen 2, Rated PG
Sat, Mar 21st, 6 pm — Dr. Sleep, Rated R
Sun, Mar 22nd, 3 pm — Captain Marvel, Rated PG-13
Wed, Mar 25th, 6 pm — Richard Jewell, Rated R
Sat, Mar 28th, 3 pm – Monsters University, Rated PG
Sat, Mar 28th, 6 pm — Queen & Slim, Rated R
Sun, Mar 29th, 3 pm — The Secret Life of Pets 2, Rated PG
Wed, Apr 1st — NO MOVIE
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