Whether you want to express your love to your spouse or to your children, WSMR has a variety of options for you. Here is a list of options available for the community:
~The WSMR Community Center will be selling bouquets that range from $10 to $15. The bouquets can be delivered for a $2 fee.
The bouquets will be delivered from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Feb. 13. Community Center Recreation Specialist Brent Jones said they will still be taking orders up until Feb. 13 but he recommends placing an order ahead of time.
~The Community Center will also be selling wood roses, plush stuffed bears, and stuffed monkeys for $3.
However, only the balloon bouquets will be delivered. The Community Center will still offer these Valentine treats on Valentine’s Day from noon to 7:30 p.m. To place an order at the Community Center, call 678-7991.
~The Italian Cafe will also be offering a cheesecake for two on Valentine’s Day. The cheesecake is topped with white chocolate raspberry. The desserts are $6 and will be available from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
~The Aquatics Center will be hosting a Valentine’s Day Zorb-A-Thon on Valentine’s Day. The event will be held from noon to 4 p.m. The fee to enter is $6. WSMR Aquatics Facility and Programs manager Robert Koren said the zorbs are a great feature that will help create a unique environment at the center.
~White Sands Elementary and Middle School PTA will be hosting a Valentine’s Day store Feb. 12 and 13. The store will be available at the cafeteria from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
There will be a variety of bear and chocolate roses available at a student friendly price.
~If Valentine’s Day weekend is too hectic for you, the Arts and Crafts Center will be hosting a Painting Class Feb. 21.
The cost is $20 per person and that includes the canvas and painting equipment. Wayne will lead the class in painting a landscape setting. Only six spots are open.
To reserve your spot call the Arts and Crafts Center at 678-5321.
~Bell Gym has also taken the opportunity to focus on heart health during the month of love and will be hosting a 5K Heart Walk on Feb. 18. The fee is $3 to register and does include a heart health shirt.
A McAfee Clinic representative will provide heart health information before the walk. To register for the event call Bell Gym at 678-3374.
Be sure to purchase your items and register for these events with plenty of time to ensure that your special someone gets that something special on Valentine’s Day.
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