October 14 – 2 1/2 Hours Of Your Choosing
2 ½ hours of fun at Urban Air Trampoline Park, tickets are $11.00 for members and $15.00 for non-members. You must buy your ticket in advance at any SBEA store location by Oct. 9th and take the ticket and signed waiver form to the park any time during business hours 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. to receive your arm band(s) for 2 1/2 hours of fun. One arm band includes access to all trampoline attractions and the 2nd armband is good for a session of High Ropes Obstacle Course (height restrictions apply, 50’ or taller). When purchasing your ticket, please be sure to pick up a waiver form to fill out and turn in with your ticket. Urban Air Trampoline Park, 8545 W. Irving St. Tickets are on sale in all SBEA stores.
Boss’s Day is Oct. 16, be sure to stop by your SBEA store to purchase something special for your boss. SBEA gift certificates or gift cards make a great gift.
November 4, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
9932 SW Eugene Rd, Augusta
SBEA is hosting our annual art – n -crafts fair November 4, 2017, and would love to have you join us. We are now accepting applications for crafters/vendors to join in the fun. Booth sizes are 8×10, and setup will be on Friday November 3 from 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Cost for the booth space is $40.00 for members, $50.00 for nonmembers. No admission fee to get into the show, concessions will be available. Pick up an application at any SBEA store or call Stephanie at 522-2996 to have one mailed to you.
Main SBEA Store
Nov. 9, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Nov. 10, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Finest quality, trendy products priced up to 80% below retail, with more than 1,000 unique items for women, men, youth and children. Select from a variety of necklaces, earrings, watches, bracelets, rings, scarves, sunglasses, purses, wallets, earrings and much more. Cash, checks, debit cards and most major credit cards accepted. Payroll deductions are available for SBEA members.
November 11, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
November 12, 10:00 a.m. – 12:50 p.m.
SBEA members can receive a 10 x 13 family portrait on canvas for free. This special offer is limited to one canvas per family. There must be at least one adult in the family pose, however extra poses will be taken. Pictures will be taken at the Cessna Activity Center 2744 George Washington Blvd. Finished portraits will be ready approximately two to three weeks later. An adult family member must return to pick up and view extra portraits that will be available for consideration. SBEA member must call 522-2996 to schedule an appointment.
Christmas Extravaganza Sale
This year’s Christmas Extravaganza sale location has moved to the Reliance Community Church, 11910 W. Pawnee St. Hours will be 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. This is a 1 day only sale where our members can buy all brand new merchandise at our cost. Some items are limited quantities so be sure to hit the sale early and not miss out. SBEA members will be able to do payroll deductions, checks, debit and credit cards. Snacks and drinks will be provided during the sale and kids will receive a bag of candy from SBEA. Jewelry, toys, Yeti cups (limited quantities) & perfumes are just a few of the great items we will have available at the sale. Watch our Facebook page for photos of some of the items that will be in the sale.
A Hint Of What’s To Come
We have been busy purchasing for the Christmas Extravaganza Sale November 18, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Each month from our September newsletter to our November newsletter we will share a little of the wonderful purchases we have bought just for you. Be sure to check out our Facebook page every few days for even more fantastic items to come.
Sedgwick County Extension Center
Dec. 9, 15 & 16, 8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Let’s be jolly, ride the trolley and see the Christmas lights in the city of Wichita. Members can purchase up to 8 tickets to ride the River City Trolley and see the beautiful Christmas lights in Wichita. Tickets are only $7.00 (reg. 15.00) and includes hot apple cider and homemade gingerbread cookies. Seating is limited, and tickets go on sell Oct. 23.
SBEA members save up to $25.00 per ticket with no shipping, tax or handling fees. Check with your SBEA stores for more information and availability. Prices very per game, check with your SBEA store seating and availability. Some games are limited on tickets. $5.00 additional charge for non members.
You Have 3 Options To View The Newsletter
Did you know that you can view the Spirit/Boeing Today newsletter on line? Better yet, how about from the comforts of your own home. The answer is yes, our newsletter is available to view at www.beatoday.com or you can have it emailed to you simply by filling out the form on the back of the newsletter with your email address and send it to Stephanie at K30-35 or email it to her at email@example.com. We even have sign up forms in all SBEA stores to fill out if you would like to be added to the e-news letter list. For those that want a copy mailed to your home we will be glad to print it off and mail it to your home, but the cost is $10.00 a year.
2017 Board of Directors Elections Coming Up
SBEA is currently sitting at 8 board members and wants to work towards getting back to a board of 12 board members. Serving on the Board offers an opportunity to play a direct role in determining an organization’s overall direction and impact. The 2017 SBEA Board of Directors election is coming in November and they would like to see active members feel and take ownership of part of the great association they are part of. Now is the time to start thinking about possible candidates to fill the 4 open positions. All candidates must have been a SBEA member in good standing for at least 1 year prior to the date of their nomination. Nomination forms will be available starting September 25 and accepted from Sept. 25 – Oct. 13. If you have questions about what a Board member does and their obligations please call Trish at 522-2996 or contact a present Board member. Their email addresses are on the SBEA web page under about / about SBEA.
Our board members play an active role and pride themselves on supporting each other as a team. They also want our members to have an opportunity to learn and help shape the future of the SBEA. Contact Trish is you would like to sit in on a Board meeting. Board meeting are always the 2nd Thursday of every month.
Did you know SBEA has a store located in the basement of the Meritrust Credit Union on South Oliver? Store hours are Mon. – Fri. 2:30 p.m.– 4:00 p.m. Check us out on your way home from work. Our friendly clerk is always ready to serve you. Spouses, retirees, extended members and family members can also utilize the credit union and lake store to purchase movie tickets, gift cards, SBEA gift certificates, cards for all occasions, gifts and much more. Stop in today and see what all the Meritrust Credit Union SBEA store and SBEA lake store has to offer.
Starting on January 1 your discount will be valid at any of our 14 Lodges throughout the U.S. and Canada!!
Great Wolf Lodge in Kansas City is the only place you can go and be able to experience a huge indoor waterpark; stay in guest rooms designed like the beautiful north woods cabins and dine in restaurants that will make you feel like you are camping under the stars. Plus the lodge is conveniently located on Kansas City’s west side right next to The Kansas Speedway, Sporting Park, Cabela’s, and The Legends Shopping Center. SBEA members save up to 30% off best available rates which includes waterpark admission the day you arrive through the day you depart. You must show your SBEA membership card at time of check-in. Check with your SBEA stores to get your corporate code for the discount. Offer is valid now until the end of December 30, 2017.
Extended Membership: Current members can purchase an extended membership for any family member in their family.
Open Membership: SBEA is now extending the opportunity to join the SBEA to all armed services and emergency relief personnel (Military, Firemen, Policemen, and EMS) Current active duty identification or retirement identification cards must be shown.
Going To Retire? When you retire from Boeing or Spirit, and do not go to work for the other company, you are eligible to keep your membership current. Bring something to show your retirement status down to the lake office to join.
Affiliate Membership: If you are laid off, you may purchase an affiliate membership (up to 4 years). If you are laid off and then retire you are eligible for a retiree membership. Bring something to show your retirement status down to the lake office to join.
SBEA Reaches Out To Its Members
With all the employment changes in the last few years at Spirit & Boeing, SBEA wants to ensure that our members know that they are eligible to keep their SBEA memberships when they retire or leave the company. You retain most of your membership privileges and still get all the discounts and perks that you had as a member. For a full list of SBEA membership opportunities go to www.beatoday.com and click on the “Membership” tab. It will tell you what type of SBEA memberships are available to you and what the cost will be.