EVENTS

  • Sat
    14
    Jan
    2017
    Game at 8pm

    Tickets on sale now!

    1 for $35

    2 for $65

    Limit 2 tickets per Apprentice

    Bus leaves the athletic field at noon!

  • Fri
    27
    Jan
    2017
    7:30 pmNorfolk Scope

    Details to follow.

  • Sat
    04
    Feb
    2017
    Bus 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: amy.craven@as.edu

     

     

  • Sun
    05
    Feb
    2017
    7am - 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.

  • Mon
    06
    Feb
    2017
    4:15 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.

    Volunteer information:

    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

     

  • Fri
    10
    Feb
    2017
    11:00 amB1919 (B812) Rm259 and R260
  • Wed
    15
    Feb
    2017
    4:00pm - 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.

    Please RSVP with Victoria Coppa through phone (757-775-1718) or email  Victoria.Coppa@as.edu to attend this event!

    Event Details: Room 259 at The Apprentice School

    Time: February 15th from 4:00pm until 5:30pm.

    POC: Victoria Coppa (757-775-1718) and Ebony Flores (757-870-8711)

  • Wed
    15
    Feb
    2017
    4:15 amApprentice School Room-TBA
    SNAME Monthly Meeting
    Speaker: Donald Blount
    Topic: “Destriero Story”
    4:30 PM, February 15, 2017
    The Apprentice School
    Classroom TBD
    Dinner will be provided @ 4:15 PM
    Put RSVP to RSVP (yes/no) to Tyler.L.Sutton@hii-nns.com for all of them please.
  • Sat
    11
    Mar
    2017
    8:00 am1125 34th st, Newport News

    If possible, please bring a tool belt, hammer, pencil, gloves and tape measure.

  • Sun
    12
    Mar
    2017
    6:00 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

    Sign Me Up!

    March 12, 2017 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

    Description

    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

  • Wed
    15
    Mar
    2017
    4:00 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
    $35 alumni
    $50 NNS workers
    $60 for non workers

    For more information, contact Turner Paxton by email: Turner.Paxton@as.edu or call (757)9517251.

  • Sat
    18
    Mar
    2017
    7:00 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.

  • Mon
    20
    Mar
    2017
    Sat
    20
    May
    2017
    7:30 - 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.

  • Sat
    25
    Mar
    2017
    8am-3pmApprentice School Aux Gym

    Volunteers: 10-11 people

    Tasks: setup race tracks, run errands, support the races, teardown tracks

    POC: William Prescott

  • Sat
    25
    Mar
    2017
    Thu
    01
    Jun
    2017
    VariesBuckroe 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

  • Sat
    08
    Apr
    2017
    10am-NoonFirst Presbyterian Church, Hampton VA

    Adults $5

    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 amy.craven@as.edu

  • Tue
    18
    Apr
    2017
    Wed
    19
    Apr
    2017
    12 (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.

  • Tue
    18
    Apr
    2017
    Wed
    19
    Apr
    2017
    3:45pm - 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!

  • Thu
    20
    Apr
    2017
    330pm Christopher Newport Park

    POC: Deborah Pittman- (252)395-0128.

  • Thu
    20
    Apr
    2017
    4:00pm - 6:30pmBuilding 520 - 6 James River Room

    An workshop about dining etiquette and professionalism. Dress attire: Business Formal. Limited Seating!

  • Sat
    22
    Apr
    2017
    8:00 amApplebee's in Hampton

    Help team Builder Stride to raise money to defeat Cancer! For more information, contact Deborah Pittman (252)395-0128.

  • Sat
    29
    Apr
    2017
    3:00 pmSpare times

    Come out and help Builder Stride defeat Cancer!

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    3:00 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.

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    4:00 pmWine & Design Newport News

    Oysterpoint City Center Wine & Design- BYOB

    One for $15

    Two for$25

    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 amy.craven@as.edu

    It's not as hard as it looks! They instructor will take you step by step through how to create the image below!

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    7:30am-2:30pmLake Maury, The Mariners’ Museum

    If interested, sign up here.

    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
    Jennifer.Ryan@hii-nns.com

    Volunteer POC:
    Melvin Laguerta @ 757-688-9546
    Melvin.S.Laguerta@hii-nns.com

    Sponsored by the Newport News Shipbuilding Apprentice School Chapter of The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017
    TBA1125 34th st, Newport News

    Volunteers Needed!

  • Mon
    08
    May
    2017
    4:15 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.

  • Thu
    18
    May
    2017
    3:45pm - 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!

  • Mon
    22
    May
    2017
    10:46 amPeninsula Rescue Mission

    Volunteers Needed!

    POC: Nathaniel Henry
    (757)240-1540

  • Thu
    08
    Jun
    2017
    3:45pm - 5:00pmB1919 The Apprentice School Alumni Room

    Gain knowledge on how to develop an eye-catching resume!

  • Wed
    14
    Jun
    2017
    Thu
    15
    Jun
    2017
    3:45 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
    $30 -Alumni
    $40 -N.N.S.employee
    $50-other
    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

    Waiver Form

  • Sat
    17
    Jun
    2017
    12-7pmTown 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
    757-201-5745
    Melvin.S.Laguerta@hii-nns.com

  • Sat
    17
    Jun
    2017
    6:30am-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

  • Fri
    23
    Jun
    2017
    8:00 amSarah Bonwell
  • Sat
    24
    Jun
    2017
    9am-until Apprentice School Field House (3901 Marshall Ave. Newport News, VA 23607)

    Note: Must be a HII-NNS Employee

  • Wed
    28
    Jun
    2017
    10:46 amPeninsula Rescue Mission

    Volunteers Needed!

    POC: Nathaniel Henry
    (757)240-1540

  • Mon
    10
    Jul
    2017
    Mon
    28
    Aug
    2017
    5:00 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

  • Wed
    19
    Jul
    2017
    10:46 amPeninsula Rescue Mission

    Volunteers Needed!

    POC: Nathaniel Henry
    (757)240-1540

  • Sat
    22
    Jul
    2017
    5pm-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

    Additional details:
    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.

  • Sat
    22
    Jul
    2017
    7:00 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 / ebony.flores@as.edu

    Newport News parks and rec will also do registration by email at, Rcowling@oldpointtrust.com, along with the website and Facebook page.

  • Sat
    19
    Aug
    2017
    7pm-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.

    Ticket Prices:
    $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.

  • Sat
    30
    Sep
    2017
    7:05 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

     

     

     

  • Sat
    14
    Oct
    2017
    8pm-10pmNorfolk Virginia

    Price:

    One for $40; Two for $70

    Limit two tickets per apprentice.

    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**

     

  • Sun
    12
    Nov
    2017
    7:30am-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 amy.craven@as.edu

    Links to important documents:

    Veteran's Day Golf Classic Info Packet 2017

  • Sat
    02
    Dec
    2017
    6pm-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:

    http://www.marriott.com/meeting-event-hotels/group-corporate-travel/groupCorp.mi?resLinkData=ASSA%202017%20Dinner%5Eorfws%60APPAPPA%6091%60USD%60true%604%6012/2/17%6012/3/17%6011/18/17&app=resvlink&stop_mobi=yes

    POC: Melvin Laguerta