Hello Rock Island Arsenal and welcome back! On Monday, Aug. 17, the Installation reduced the Health Protection Condition (HPCON) level to Bravo which allowed MWR to expand services and open more facilities including the following:
Army Community Service (ACS):
ACS in Building 110 will continue to provide most of their services online or via phone by appointment only including Army Emergency Relief (AER), Relocation Readiness, Family Advocacy, and Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP). The Lending Closet is open for equipment checkout by appointment. Checkouts are limited to PCSing personnel and inventory is limited to essential kitchen and household items. To coordinate your check out please call the Relocation Program Manager at 309-782-0816.Please call 309-782-0829 for more information and appointments for all services.
Auto Service Center:
The Auto Service Center continues to provide full and self-service auto repair & maintenance by appointment only on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Please call 309-782-8631 for more info and appointments.
Child and Youth Services (CYS):
Additional child care spaces at both the Child Development Center and School Age Center are available for return to duty enrollments. Please call Parent Central Services at 309-782-0791 for more information and eligibility.
The newly remodeled Fitness Center is open to all eligible patrons including families, civilians and retirees. The Fitness Center is open Monday-Friday from 5 a.m. - 3 p.m. Come check out all the great improvements we have made and the new equipment that has been added during closure. Please see this document for more information on additional rules and restrictions at the Fitness Center during the pandemic. Upon your first visit to the Fitness Center, all patrons are asked to stop at the front desk so that staff can update your information in our system. Additionally we are in the process of implementing an All The Time Fitness program where eligible patrons can access the Fitness Center outside of regular hours, stay tuned for more info as we get closer to offering that service. Call the Fitness Center at 309-782-6787 for more information.
Island Oasis Grill:
The Island Oasis Grill located outside on the lawn in front of the Fitness Center (Building 67) will reopen for carryout service only Monday - Friday from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Make sure to stop by the Oasis on Thursdays for our always popular ribeye steak sandwich special and get there early as these are always a big hit and can sell out fast. Call 309-782-6319 for more information on the Island Oasis.
Outdoor Recreation continues to be here for all your outdoor adventure gear needs Monday-Friday from 8:15 a.m. - 4 p.m. Beginning Monday, August 17th, appointments are no longer required to visit the facility, so just come on by bldg. 333 (next to the PX) and let us set you up with campers, canoes, canopies, kayaks, bounce houses, bikes and much more. Check out the complete list of rental items available on our website: https://rockisland.armymwr.com/programs/outdoor-recreation Call 309-782-8630 for more info and to reserve equipment.
The health and safety of our customers and staff are of utmost importance and as you will see when you enter our facilities, we have been busy putting procedures and protocols in place to keep everyone healthy and safe.
We look forward to seeing you all soon and welcoming you back to all the great programs and services that MWR offers!