Andrew Triplett Library

The Andrew Triplett Library provides you the opportunity to catch up on your reading!

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Auto Shop

The Auto Shop is located in Building 272 (directly behind the Library on Fuller Road) and is by appointment only.

All work at this facility is $5/hr, paid in advance at the Ponta Creek Community Recreation Complex.

Lifts, tools, oil disposal and wash rack/supplies are available.

A 24 hour notice is required for Monday-Friday. One week notice is required for Saturday.

For scheduling, call (601) 679-3437.

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Camping & Picnics

Picnic areas are available at the School Aged Care Center, Fire Station #2, Bernath Field, Lake Martha, Lake Tant, Lake Helen, Eagle Point stables, the Fitness Center Beach Volleyball Court and Swimming Pool, and at the Ponta Creek Community Recreation Complex.

Grill areas are available at Lake Tant, Lake Helen, Eagle Point Stables, the Fitness Center and the Ponta Creek Community Recreation Complex.

Camping is available at Lake Martha, adjacent to the Pavilion area.  Showers and restrooms are provided.

Click here for online rentals.

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Community Recreation Activities

Recreation Programming/Activities: Offer programs and leisure skills development activities, classes.

Trip Organization/Coordination: Organize trips to various venues to off base locations.

On Base Community Events: Conduct MWR events on installation for the military community (e.g. July 4th, concerts, Halloween).

Travel: Make available individual cruises or vacation packages.

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Community Recreation Facilities

NAS Meridian Community Recreation maintains serveral different facilities to incude the Ponta Creek Community Recreation Complex, lakes, picnic areas, pavillions and playgrounds. For information on renting/using these spaces, please call (601) 679-2526/2609/3773.

Beside the School Age Care Center: Playground, Basketball, Field & Picnic Tables

Bernath Field: Softball and Picnic Tables

Beside Fire Station #2: Playground & Picnic Tables

Lake Martha Boat Ramp: Fishing, Boating, Gazebo and Picnic Tables

Lake Tant: Fishing, Small Pavilion, Restrooms, Grill, Picnic Tables and Greenspace

Lake Helen (South): Fishing, Large Pavilion, Restrooms/Showers, Grill and Picnic Tables

Lake Helen (North): Fishing, Boating, Picnic Tables

Eagle Point Stables: Gazebo, Grill and Picnic Tables

Fitness Center Beach Volleyball Court: Awning, Grill and Picnic Tables

Behind Fitness Center Swimming Pool: Large Pavilion, Grill and Picnic Tables

Ponta Creek Community Recreation Complex: Lots of cover, grills and picnic tables coming soon!

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Community Recreation Services

Information and Resources: Research and provide information and referral to a variety of recreational opportunities for individuals/families, on and off base.

Visiting Squadrons: Coordinate the military group visits and ensure visitors have access to MWR or appropriate off base activities.

Outdoor Recreation Equipment Rental: Community Recreation provides a wide variety of out gear rentals.

Trip Organization/Coordination: Organize trips to various venues to off base locations.

Tickets: Provide access to tickets to local and national attractions.

Party/Picnic Support Equipment: Loan or rent chairs, tables, stage, grill, etc., for individuals or private parties.

Travel: Make available individual cruises or vacation packages.

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Eagle Point Stables

NAS Meridian is also home to Eagle Point Stables. The stables include 45 acres of pasture, a lighted arena, a training pen to work young horses, beautiful scenic trails, a barn, large stalls, hot walker, feeders and hay racks. Eagle Point Stables is open for boarding only.

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Hunting & Fishing

Hunting and Fishing are NAVFAC Environmental programs, with limited MWR logistical support and associated recreational programming, e.g. Big Buck Competition and Fishing Tournaments.

Fishing is available at Lake Martha, Lake Tant and Lake Helen. Hunting is available throughout the installation, and requires a state permit, base permit, state-approved safety course and installation hunter safety brief. Base hunting and fishing licenses can be obtained through the Ponta Creek Community Recreation Complex.

Fees are available on the Community Recreation price list.

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Lemon Lot

Coming soon!

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McCain Recreation Center

The McCain Recreation Center offers a wide variety of social and recreational activities.

The recreation center includes eight synthetic bowling lanes with automatic scoring systems, nine holes of indoor putt-putt golf, an arcade area, a Pro Shop, a Subway restaurant and a movie theater. Special bowling lane rates are available for birthday, command, holiday and organizational parties, plus annual bowling leagues.

The Rec Center is a Wi-Fi facility.

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Ponta Creek Community Recreation Complex

Navy Community Recreation is program centric and offers a variety of different facilitated and self-directed recreational opportunities that guide participants through leisure experiences in the form of events, activities, trips and outings.

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Ponta Creek Golf Course

Ponta Creek Golf Course is a beautiful 9-hole, 3,200-yard, par-36 course that winds through the Mississippi woods on board NAS Meridian.

The facility features a driving range, putting green, and Pro Shop stocked with the latest in golf equipment and apparel. The greens are tiff dwarf Bermuda and the tees and fairways are common Bermuda.

Ponta Creek is open to the public and hosts many tournaments and scrambles throughout the year. The golf course is open seven days a week and the hours of operation vary with the time of year.

 

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POV Storage

Privately Owned Vehicle Storage is available behind the Bernath Field Parking Lot and is authorized for automobiles, RVs, boats, and trailers.

Fees are available on the Community Recreation price list.

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Shuttle Service

The MWR shuttle service is available seven days a week for travel around the base. Stops are made at the Fitness Center, Housing, Liberty Center, McCain Recreation Center, Navy Gateway Inns & Suites and Ponta Creek Community Recreation Complex/Rudders every fifteen minutes.

This service is available to ages 18+ and active duty military personnel.

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Storage Units

Mini Storage Units are available behind Fire Station #2 on Allen Road. 

Units are 8’x9’.

Fees are available on the Community Recreation price list.

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Trap & Skeet

Located on Mud Road between Lake Martha and Eagle Point Stables.

Users must provide their own guns, ammo and clays.

Shotguns must be declared every time when entering the front gate, must be registered with security the first time a new one is brought and may not be taken to any other facility on the installation, even when secured in a vehicle.

The range cannot be used unless a RSO is present and the appropriate installation office notifies IAW NASMERINST.

 

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The Liberty Center

The Liberty Center is located on the second floor of Building 362 (across from the Navy and Marine schools).

The Liberty Center has many activities to offer single (or geographic bachelors) and unaccompanied military personnel on active duty both at the facility and through trips. Features of the facility include TV/Movie Room, the Guitar Hero Rock Out Room and the Sports Game Room (basketball hoop shoots, foosball, ping-pong, air hockey, regulation tournament pool tables and stick hockey) to name a few.

The Liberty Center is a Wi-Fi facility.

 

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