237th Navy Ball set for Oct. 12

CHINA LAKE — Vice Adm. William C. Bowes (USN, ret.) will be the guest speaker at the 237th Navy Ball Oct. 12 at the Paradise Community Center. Activities begin with a cocktail hour at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner, the program and dancing.

Tickets are $30 per guest for E-1 through E-5, $35 for E6 and $45 for E-7 and above, as well as for officers and civilians.Dinner choices include garlic rosemary prime rib, chicken Parmesan, cheese ravioli, roasted rosemary red potatoes and vegetables, salad and rolls.Child care will be available through the Child Development Center at the cost of $4 per hour per child from 6 to 11 p.m. Prior registration is required and may be made by calling 760-939-3171 during normal working hours.

Military personnel are required to wear dress whites with large medals, and female military personnel are allowed to wear ball gowns.

For tickets or for information, call OSC Hickmann at 619-366-6346.

Story First Published: 2012-10-03