Sat14Jan2017Game at 8pm
Tickets on sale now!
1 for $35
2 for $65
Limit 2 tickets per Apprentice
Bus leaves the athletic field at noon!
Fri27Jan20177:30 pmNorfolk Scope
Details to follow.
Sat04Feb2017Bus leaves at 12:01amSnowshoe
Departure time is 12:01am from the athletic field.
Tickets go on sale December 4
$40 per person; two per apprentice
Additional $25 for ski rentals; $30 for snowboard rentals
Additional rental information will be provided upon registration
For more information contact Amy Craven at (336)-324-4523 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sun05Feb20177am - 12pmNewport News City Center
GameDay this year.
We are currently looking for volunteers to help out at the GameDay 10K/5K on Sunday, February 5th in City Center Newport News. Volunteers are needed for a variety of jobs, and shift times range from 7am-12pm. Not only do you get to hang out with the awesome staff at Flat-Out, but you will be a crucial part of the event as you support, cheer and motivate our dedicated runners.
After your job is complete, you are invited to join us at the post-race area with a live DJ, Chick-fil-A Family Fun Zone, and a volunteer recovery area where we will have pizza available to you. If you are of age, you will also receive one complimentary beer ticket. All volunteers receive one free Chick-fil-A sandwich coupon!
Once we wrap up at the race, we are headed to Tradition Brewing Co. located just blocks from the finish line for a pre-Super Bowl party.
It’s an experience you won’t want to miss. If you are interested, please register using our volunteer portal: https://register.chronotrack.com/r/26611 Thanks guys!
Delegates if you sign up for this event be sure to contact Volunteer Chair Nathan Carducci 757-355-1158.
Mon06Feb20174:15 pmAprrentice School Gym B1919
Get ready for a fun filled GoRed event with the Apprentice Schools Women’s Basketball Game on Feb. 6th, 2017. WiSE, the Apprentice School Students Association (ASSA) and the American Heart Association (AHA) will be hosting this year’s GoRed event in the Apprentice School’s 2nd floor lobby from 4:45-5:15pm. There will be a pre-presentation with guest speakers from the AHA and the opportunity to learn some heart health facts from a local pediatrician.
Set-up - meet on the second floor lobby at 4:00pm to help set up snacks, paperwork, misc for WiSE (and the AHA if needed)
Sign-in/welcome – 1 person to help the ASSA with will-call and collecting the tickets, please hold onto printed tickets and give to Heather Smith, you will be stationed on the first floor. 2nd person to please keep the door propped open and welcome folks to the GoRED event on the first floor
Escorts – being available to help anyone up and down the stairs and/or to take photos during the pre-presentation
Half-time show - help needed for corralling the kid participants and the making sure they have their “trinkets” for distribution. We’re also looking for help taking photographs and making sure everything is off the court prior to the 2nd half. Be ready to go down to the court for picture taking by 5:45, the half-time show will start around 5:50-5:55.
Food stations – helping scoop popcorn in the provided cups and setting up the waters for the pre-presentation
Cleanup – help clean everything up after the event is over
***All photos taken during this event to please send them to Heather Rugnetta or Heather Smith, details on how to do this will be given to all after Monday’s event.
All volunteers we ask to be at the apprentice school by 4 or 4:15 at the latest unless otherwise directed. Those volunteering for set-up need to please be there by 4 at the latest and are welcome to arrive earlier. Heather Smith will be heading to the school for set-up at around 2pm, if there are questions let Heather Rugnetta or myself know. Thank you all for your support and for volunteering to help us facilitate this event!
There will be light refreshments during the pre-presentation, free-giveaways, valuable heart health information and so much more!
*Please note to include if any members will need handicap assistance
For more information, contact: Heather Smith at 534-2448 or Heather Rugnetta at 688-0538
Fri10Feb201711:00 amB1919 (B812) Rm259 and R260
Wed15Feb20174:15 amApprentice School Room-TBA
Wed15Feb20174:00pm - 5:30pmThe Apprentice School, Room 259
Want a chance to get advice from other apprentices who made their career in the Shipyard? The Apprentice School Students Association is hosting a question and answer session with former Apprentice graduates: Joe Sabol, Director of Trades Management for X11 (O61), and Jim Coppa, Director of Trades Management for X33 (O61).
Come and attend this unique leadership event! Refreshments will be included.
Event Details: Room 259 at The Apprentice School
Time: February 15th from 4:00pm until 5:30pm.
Sat11Mar20178:00 am1125 34th st, Newport News
If possible, please bring a tool belt, hammer, pencil, gloves and tape measure.
Sun12Mar20176:00 amNewport News, VA
Must use the link http://www.volunteerpeninsula.org/aem/general/event/?doc_id=3522 to sign up. Copy paste into your browser. ASSA is going to sign up for the posting below. To find the posting below, use the link and scroll to the second page for "The Maritime -8K - Start line"
11 Positions available, as of today. Three hours of volunteering. 6AM to 9AM.
The Maritime 8K - Start Line
March 12, 2017 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
If you are an early riser, we need your help to get the Maritime 8K started at the beautiful Newport News Victory Arch. Parking will be limited, so carpool with other Start Line Volunteers, if possible, then join the One City, One Celebration at the Victory Arch!
If you want to get in on the race coordination action, this is the opportunity for you. Assist the race management team with all pre-race, set-up, and execution of the race start by helping runners to get seeded into appropriate corrals. Parking will be challenging, so carpool if you can.
Minimum Age to Participate: You must be 18 or older to participate.
Inclement Weather Details: All events are rain, snow, or shine, so dress appropriately.
Technical Requirements: Must be familiar with the coordination of foot races.
Waiver Details: All volunteers must agree to the terms and conditions of USA Track & Field, Inc
Wed15Mar20174:00 pmThe Apprentice School, Room 260
Interested in playing soccer for The Apprentice School. The interest meeting will be held on March 15th at 4pm in room 260 of The Apprentice School. Games start the beginning of April and will be played on Saturdays and Sundays.
Cost: $25 apprentices
$50 NNS workers
$60 for non workers
For more information, contact Turner Paxton by email: Turner.Paxton@as.edu or call (757)9517251.
Sat18Mar20177:00 pmPNC Arena, Raleigh NC
Tickets: $40 for 1; $75 for 2
Bus leaves the football field at noon!
Tickets go on sale January 16th to apprentices and March 6th to alumni. Limit 2 tickets per apprentice. March 13th additional tickets may be purchased. For more information, text "apprentice" to 313131 or visit apprenticestudents.com. POC is Amy Craven (336) 324-4523.
Mon20Mar2017Sat20May20177:30 - 11amVictory Landing Park next to VASCIC
Interactive Health is looking for volunteers for this year’s 10th Annual NNS 5K Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, May 20th. Volunteers will receive a t-shirt, Volunteer Food Table following the race, and raffle opportunities for attendance. Visit the link below to sign-up and select your volunteer assignment today!
Volunteer opportunities include vendor support, refreshment table, course marshals, and Water Stop Station. All volunteer assignments have limited space availability and are on a first come, first served basis.
Email Melvin Laguerta, (Melvin.S.Laguerta@hii-nns.com) for more information. This is an ASSA point earning opportunity.
Sat25Mar20178am-3pmApprentice School Aux Gym
Volunteers: 10-11 people
Tasks: setup race tracks, run errands, support the races, teardown tracks
POC: William Prescott
Sat25Mar2017Thu01Jun2017VariesBuckroe Sports Complex
Come out and support some of your fellow apprentices participate in a
Co-Ed Soccer League this Spring. For more information, contact Turner (757)951-7251. Link is provided below.
Link for Schedule: events.gotsport.com/events/schedule.aspx?EventID=59441&Gender=Coed&Age=0
Sat08Apr201710am-NoonFirst Presbyterian Church, Hampton VA
Children 12 and under free
Tickets on sale February 13th
Available to Alumni on March 18th
Limit 5 tickets
When signing up please specify on envelope how many adults, children, and children 3 and under
Tickets available on the 4th floor of the Apprentice School
POC: Amy Craven 336-324-4523 or at email@example.com
Tue18Apr2017Wed19Apr201712 (lunchtime) Apprentice School Student Lounge
Help team Builder Stride to raise money to defeat Cancer! Meal Payments must be received by Friday, April 14th, 2017. A sandwich, drink, and chips will be included. For more information, contact Deborah Pittman (252)395-0128.
Tue18Apr2017Wed19Apr20173:45pm - 5:30pmRoom 258 Apprentice School
An interactive workshop with current students and management of advanced programs. For current apprentices only. Come out to find out more about these wonderful and rewarding programs!
Thu20Apr2017330pm Christopher Newport Park
POC: Deborah Pittman- (252)395-0128.
Thu20Apr20174:00pm - 6:30pmBuilding 520 - 6 James River Room
An workshop about dining etiquette and professionalism. Dress attire: Business Formal. Limited Seating!
Sat22Apr20178:00 amApplebee's in Hampton
Help team Builder Stride to raise money to defeat Cancer! For more information, contact Deborah Pittman (252)395-0128.
Sat29Apr20173:00 pmSpare times
Come out and help Builder Stride defeat Cancer!
Sat06May20173:00 pmTodd Stadium
Are you a Builder who wants to help make a stride to defeat cancer? Join the Builders Stride Relay for life Team. If interested, visit http://www.relayforlife.org/nnva. For more information contact, Deborah Pittman (252)3950128.
Sat06May20174:00 pmWine & Design Newport News
Oysterpoint City Center Wine & Design- BYOB
One for $15
Two tickets per Apprentice
Tickets on sale March 6th
Open to Alumni on April 15th
Additional tickets if available on April 22nd
Tickets are available on the 4th floor of the Apprentice School
POC: Amy Craven 336-324-4523 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
It's not as hard as it looks! They instructor will take you step by step through how to create the image below!
Sat06May20177:30am-2:30pmLake Maury, The Mariners’ Museum
Open to all Apprentices! You do not need to be a member of SNAME to volunteer! We need volunteers to aid us in food and merchandise sales, parking and site setup, advertising the Apprentice School, and to also be liaisons for the competing teams. This is a great way to outreach to high schools throughout the state, and another way to pick up ASSA volunteer points!
For any questions, contact:
Mrs. Jennifer Ryan @ 757-380-3150
Melvin Laguerta @ 757-688-9546
Sponsored by the Newport News Shipbuilding Apprentice School Chapter of The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
Sat06May2017TBA1125 34th st, Newport News
Mon08May20174:15 pmBar Louie (Peninsula Town Center, 3530 Von Schilling Dr., )
Note: Must show attached flyer or state your there for the Apprentice School Jaycees event to your server.
Thu18May20173:45pm - 5:00pmAlumni Room Apprentice School
Get education on how to buy a home! Mortgage and Real Estate professional are here to assist! Come out and learn!
Mon22May201710:46 amPeninsula Rescue Mission
POC: Nathaniel Henry
Thu08Jun20173:45pm - 5:00pmB1919 The Apprentice School Alumni Room
Wed14Jun2017Thu15Jun20173:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.Apprentice School First Floor lobby
Forming a team or joining solo just as long as your team has 1 current Apprentice and 3 female players anyone over the age of 18 can join and play and have fun.
Shirts will be provide as long as you sign up by the 15th of June.
Please fill out the Waiver form fully and return it when you register with your cash money.
COST Cash: $20 -Apprentice
Games will be played at Briarfield Park
Starting July 10th through August 28th on Mondays from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
each team may play 2 games in one day.
P.O.C. -Turner Paxton (757) 951-7251
Sat17Jun201712-7pmTown Point Park, Norfolk
Come out and support from 12:00 till 4:00 for this diverse event. For question/concerns, please contact POC.
POC: Melvin Laguerta
Sat17Jun20176:30am-4pm57878 NC-12 Hatteras, NC 27943
Deep Sea Fishing on a chartered boat.
Transportation will be provided from the Apprentice School Athletic Field.
Boat leaves the dock at 6:30am!
Price: $45 for one; $85 for two
limit 4 per apprentice
Tickets will go on sale:
For Students: April 17th
For Alumni and Staff: May 29th
Tickets available on the fourth floor of the Apprentice School
POC: Joseph Imperiale 804-694-7242
Fri23Jun20178:00 amSarah Bonwell
Sat24Jun20179am-until Apprentice School Field House (3901 Marshall Ave. Newport News, VA 23607)
Note: Must be a HII-NNS Employee
Wed28Jun201710:46 amPeninsula Rescue Mission
POC: Nathaniel Henry
Mon10Jul2017Mon28Aug20175:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.Briarfeild Park
Games will be fun and competitive.
everyone is welcome to come out and support there friends,family, or loved ones.
P.O.C. -Turner Paxton (757)951-7251
Wed19Jul201710:46 amPeninsula Rescue Mission
POC: Nathaniel Henry
Sat22Jul20177:00 amHuntington Park
For kids ages 8-12 years old.
Registration should be completed on the Newport News Parks and Rec Facebook page or www.childrensfishingclinic.com
If you would like to volunteer your time and service to the kids your service is greatly appreciated. To make this day happen it takes many hands and fingers. Volunteers will be asked to rig fishing poles, help the kids cast their poles, hand out snack bags and or t-shirts. Its an experience you don't want to miss. If this is not your first time volunteering thank you. If this is will be your first time volunteering, you are in for a treat!
If you are interested in volunteering, please provide the following information: t-shirt size and preferred shift(s). The shifts that are available are 6:30 – 10:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., or both.
1 adult per 5 kids
POC: Ebony Flores
(757) 870-8711 / email@example.com
Newport News parks and rec will also do registration by email at, Rcowling@oldpointtrust.com, along with the website and Facebook page.
Sat22Jul20175pm-9pmParadise Ocean Club
Dinner and music under the pavilion, access to the beach and pool, henna tattoos and a corn hole tournament ($200 cash prize)!
Tickets go on sale May 22nd.
Early Bird Special $5.00 per adult ticket until July 7th!
$10 for adults
$5 for children 12 and under
Limit four tickets per person
New Apprentices 7 months or less in the yard $1.00
Tickets will go on sale to Alumni June 26th
Extra tickets will go on sale July 3rd
There is a bar and alcohol will be sold. Even though we have a hut the beach is open to the public so others will be there drinking.
Sat19Aug20177pm-9pmAmerican Rover Waterside Drive Norfolk
Enjoy an evening sailing around Norfolk on a historic schooner.
Two drink tickets, hors d'oeurres, and unlimited sodas are provided along with a DJ to help us dance the evening away.
$25 for one
$40 for two
Limit Two Per Apprentice
Tickets go on sale for Apprentices on June 19th
Tickets go on sale for Alumni on July 28th
Additional tickets beyond limit of two will be sold after August 4th
Parking can be found downtown Norfolk within walking distance of the dock, you will need cash for parking.
Seating will be available both above and below deck and there is a restroom on board. While this is not a formal dinner cruise, please dress for a classy night on the water and consider smart footwear.
Sat30Sep20177:05 pmNationals Park
Tickets go on sale July 24th.
Tickets: $30 for 1 and $50 for two. Limit two tickets per apprentice.
Tickets for alumni and staff go on sale September 11th and additional tickets go on sale September 18th.
Departure: Bus leaves at noon from athletic field.
Seats are in Section 115
Tickets are now free for current apprentices! Limit two tickets per apprentice.
Additional tickets priced at One for $40; Two for $70
Tickets go on sale for:
Apprentices on August 14th
Alumni and Staff on September 18th
Additional tickets on September 25th
Dinner, dancing, and two free drinks are included.
**Please remember you are representing the Apprentice School when you are choosing your costumes**
Sat21Oct20176pm - 11pmDave and Busters, Virginia Beach
Dave and Buster tickets are on Eventbrite ONLY!
Sun12Nov20177:30am-3pmCypress Creek Golfers' Club Smithfield VA
4-Man Florida Best Ball
Captain’s Choice Format
7:30 am Check-in; 9:00 am Shotgun Start
Cost is $60 per Golfer Course can play 36 teams
Entry fee includes lunch, greens fee, 2 carts per team,
and range fee an hour prior to tee off
*Raffle tickets will be available for purchase at check-in and throughout the day*
$3.00 Breakfast available with registration
Questions: Call Amy Craven at 336-324-4523 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Links to important documents:
Sat02Dec201710am-noonCrowne Plaza- Hampton
Tickets on sale:
Current apprentices- October 6th
Alumni and staff- November 10th
Additional tickets- November 17th
Children ages 4-12- $1
Children 3 and under- Free
Limit 5 tickets per apprentice.
100 tickets total.
POC: Amy Craven 336-324-4523 or email@example.com
Sat02Dec20176pm-11pmNorfolk Waterside Marriott
To book via phone, please call Central Reservations at 1-800-874-0264 and mention " ASSA 2017 Dinner" for your special rate. Last day to book is 11/18/17. Link provided below to make reservations:
POC: Melvin Laguerta
Mon11Dec20176:30 pm - 9:00 pm51 Battle Road, Hampton VA, 23666
The Sara Bonwell Hudgins Christmas Party is a volunteer event available to apprentices who want to give back to thier community during the Christmas season.
POC: Melvin Laguerta 757-201-5745 to sign up for volunteering for this event.