Spotlight - 11th Force Support Squadron

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Spotlight - 11th Force Support Squadron

1 1 T H F O R C E S U P P O R T S Q U A D R O N

SEPTEMBER 2013

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TABLE OF

CONTENTS

The Club at Andrews 4-5

Fitness Centers 6

Freedom Hall Dining Facility 7

The Presidential Inn 7

Outdoor Recreation 8-9

Youth Programs 10-11

Youth Sports 11

Child Development Programs 12

The Base Library 13

Education & Training Section 13

Military & Family Support 14-15

Golf Flip Front Ad 15

Map 16

Directory 17

Advertisement 18-19

Andrews Chapel 20

WHAT’S HAPPENING

AT A GLANCE...

2 September Labor Day Meal

pg, 7

6 September Run For Your Lungs

5k, pg 6

First Friday, pg 5

9 September Black Out Party &

Comedy Show, pg 5

20 September AF Birthday Ball,

pg 4

21 September Teen Rampage

Paintball, pg 8

Ziplining Trip, pg 9

Lt Col Colin R. Huckins

Commander, 11th Force Support Squadron

Mrs. Judee Sanders

Deputy, 11th Force Support Squadron

Mr. Jerome Spearman

Chief of Marketing, 11th Force Support Squadron

The Spotlight magazine is designed to inform our customers of events

happening in our facilities. The opinions expressed herein are not

necessarily those of Joint Base Andrews, the DoD or the U.S. Air Force.

All program dates and times printed in this publication are subject to

change. For more details on the Spotlight magazine, call the Marketing

Office at 301.981.5211 or write us at:

Joint Base Andrews Marketing Office

11 FSS/FSK, Bldg 1414 Arkansas Rd. Rm. 3

Joint Base Andrews, MD 20762-7002

Upcoming Events

Next Month

First Friday

Halloween Party

Neewollah Ball

September 2013

S M T W T F S

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THE CLUB AT ANDREWS

Bldg 1889 Arnold Ave. | 301.568.3100 | OIC, Lt Paul Lane

Andrews AFB-The Club at Andrews

Lunch 1100-1330

Tex Mex Tuesday (No Buffet)

Wednesday-Friday Buffet

Member $9.95, Non-Member $10.95

Soup & Salad Only

Member $8.50, Non-Member $9.50

Wednesday: Fried chicken and two roasted

meats sliced to order with your choice of artisan

breads and toppings along with an all-you-can-eat

salad bar

Thursday: Your chef’s

choice each week

5 September - Cheese Pizza Station

19 September - Cheeseburger Station

Friday: Cooked to order fish station

All buffet days have two hot entrees, rice, pasta or

potatoes, one cooked veggie, salad bar, soup station and

dessert station with soft serve ice cream

Free WiFi

U.S. AIR FORCE

Birthday Ball

The Club at Andrews

20 September 2013

Social Hour 1800

Ticket Prices

E-1 to E-4 $20

E-5 to E-6, O-1 to O-3, GS-9 & below $30

E-7 to E-9, O-4 to O-5, GS-10 to GS-14 $40

O-6 & above, GS-15 & above $50

Contact your First Sergeant for tickets

Attire

Military: Mess Dress or Semi-Formal

Civilians: Formal

For more information call 301.981.6888

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CLUB ENTERTAINMENT

Saturdays! BEER BUCKETS ALL DAY

$10 for 5 Miller Lites

Hangar One Friday

Social hour buffet for members | 1700-1800

Tatum’s Lounge Open:

Tuesday-Wednesday | 1600-2200

Thursday | 1600-2300

Friday | 1500-0100

Saturday | 1200-2100

Entertainment:

Thursday: Karaoke & Oldies

w/DJ Chris | 1800-2200

Friday: Social hour buffet for members |

1800-1900 & entertainment by DJs | 1900-0100

Fridays in Tatum’s Lounge-6 September DJ Chris,

13 September DJ Mase, 20 September DJ Michelle

Military

Appreciation

Night

Returns

12 September, 10 October,

14 November-1600-1800

Hosted by a different

squadron w/guest

bartender. When a

member of your

squadron buys a drink, a

token will go in your jar.

At the end of November,

the squadron with the

most tokens will get

a $300 check to put

toward a Holiday Party

at the Club.

Purchase tickets at the Cashier’s Cage Tuesday-

Saturday during normal business hours. Visit

facebook.com/andrewsafb-the club at andrews

for event information.

Tatum’s open 3-8PM

Hangar One hours extended to accomodate members not

attending the show. Call the Club for details at 301.568.3100

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FITNESS CENTERS

West Fitness Center

East Fitness Center

Bldg 1444 Concord Ave. | 301.981.7101 | Director, Suba Saty

Bldg 3705 Fetchett Ave. | 301.981.1610 | Director, Suba Saty

JBAFitness

Updated WFC Class

Schedule

*effective through 30 September

View the current up-to-date

aerobics classes and

intramural schedules on our

facebook page at

JBAFitness

Men’s Varsity

Basketball Tryouts

West Fitness Center

3, 4 & 5 September,

1700-1900

Open to JB Andrews active duty, active

guard and reservists.

The Falcons compete in the Washington

Area Military Athletic Conference

against other local military installations.

Games are held Saturdays and

Sundays throughout basketball season.

For more information contact Daniel

Ladjevich at 301.981.7101 or email

daniel.ladjevich@afncr.af.mil

Coming in October!

Extreme Strongman Challenge

24 October 2013

Disciplines: Farmer’s Walk, Standing Press,

Deadlift and Tire Flip

2 Divisions each for Men and Women

Weigh in and rules briefing begins 1600

Contact Daniel for information at 301.981.7101

or email daniel.ladjevich@afncr.af.mil

Mom ‘n Me Fitness Class

Meets Monday, Wednesday &

Friday 0900-1000

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FREEDOM HALL DINING FACILITY

JBA.DFAC

Bldg 1628 California Ave. | 301.981.6661 | Food Service Officers: Tommy Henderson/Honre Batie

Menu: Shrimp Cocktail, French Onion Soup, Strip Loin

Steak, Baked Fish, BBQ Chicken, Fruit Salad, Pasta Salad,

Oven Browned Potatoes, Mashed Potatoes w/Mushroom

Gravy, Corn on the Cob, Cakes, Ice Cream Novelties and

more!

UTA Weekends 459th/113th 14 & 15 September

Navy 7 & 8 September

THE PRESIDENTIAL INN

Bldg 1380 California Ave. | 301.981.4614 | Manager, Noel Huliganga

Making a Reservation

Military members who are PCSing can reserve rooms at

anytime and stay up to 30 days if space is available.

Space A travelers can make reservations 30 days in

advance for up to 3 days at a time (space permitting).

Menu: Bean w/Bacon Soup, Chicken

Waldorf Salad, Cole Slaw, Turkey

Florentine Roulade, Grilled Strip Steak,

BBQ Spareribs, Corn on the Cob, Broccoli

Confetti Rice, Brownies, Pies, Cheesecake

and more! Open to active duty,

dependents, reservists, military retirees

and DoD civilians. Call 301.981.6661 for

details.

Stop by Freedom Hall for Breakfast Carryout

after your morning Workout! Served 0800-

0900 Monday-Friday!

Enlisted Member Dining Facility Councilare

you a member We need your input!

Contact your first sergeant today.

Visit our daily menu at

andrewsfss.com/dfac/menu.html

Effective 1 October ALL DFAC Patrons will be required to bus their own tables and take their trays to a

collection point. This change is directed by the Air Force as a step to meet current budget contraints.

Contact your Food Service Officers with questions/concerns:

Tommy D. Henderson Sr. at 301.981.1502/6661 or Honre Batie at 301.981.1079/6661

For official travelers, with a “pre-loaded” controlled

spending account travel card, please ensure you

contact your unit’s Resources Advisor (RA) to load

additional funding on your travel card, if required, prior

to your checkout. If you cannot load additional funding

prior to departure, contact the lodging manager for

assistance.

Rates:

Visitors Quarters (VQs) $53.25

Temporary Lodging Facility (TLFs) $55.00

Distinguished Visitors Quarters (DVQs) $66.75

Business Suites $66.75

Make your reservation

by scanning the

code or online by e-mailing

andrewslodging@afncr.af.mil

Military retirees and immediate family members, staying at The Presidential Inn, are authorized use of Freedom Hall

Dining Facility. The facility can be used during breakfast, dinner and all federal holidays.

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OUTDOOR RECREATION

Bldg 1235 Menoher Dr. | 301.981.4109/5663 | Director, Alison Mabins

INFORMATION, TICKETS

& TOURS 1 Day Pass

Six Flags America $30.50 $64

Meal & Parking Vouchers available for purchase

Kings Dominion $34.50 $74

Busch Gardens $39.75 N/A

Customers must order Busch Gardens tickets at least 2 business days

from date needed.

1-Day Multi-Day

Colonial Williamsburg Adult $33 $35

Child $16.50 $17.75

Washington

Nationals

Food &

Beverage Ticket

Tickets

Credit Price

Baseline Reserved $15 $47

Left & Right Field Corners $10 $35

Mezzanine $6 $29

Upper Infield Gallery N/A $14

Must be purchased 5 days prior to game

There is an additional $5 FedEx fee per order

EQUIPMENT RENTAL

Rental items include:

• Canopies $21-$91

• Moon Bounces $130-$150

• Grills $48-$75

• Trailers $25-$55

• ElliptiGO Packages $22-$44

• 6’ Tables $6

• Chairs $.75-$1

• and much more

ARCHERY

RANGE

Basic Archery Classes

17 & 19 September (ages 6-7)

Sign up by 9 September

24 & 26 September (ages 8-9)

Sign up by 16 September

AndrewsODR

PAINTBALL FIELD

Performance Special

Bring in your A & B report card or a PT

score above 90, and receive 50% off play.

Teen Rampage

21 September | 1300-1600

Kids, ages 12-17, play for $12.50 with the

purchase of paintballs. Includes all

paintball equipment and air fill.

Cannot be combined with the Performance Special

Make a Reservation

Available Sunday-Friday

Reservations for the Paintball Field are now

being accepted and must be made two (2)

weeks prior to the event. Stop by ODR and

make your reservations today!

The Paintball Field will only be open

on 14 & 21 September for Open Play.

Rent on Friday, return on

Monday and pay

only a one (1) day fee!

Go to andrewsfss.com/odr/equipment_rental.html

to view the entire equipment rental price list.

Class time 1730-1830

The basic archery class will provide the

fundamentals of shooting form and

safety on archery ranges. We will provide all

equipment (bows, arrows, etc), and skilled

instructors. Cost is $30 per person.

Starting 3 September

the Outdoor Rec will be

open Monday-Friday

0900-1700

Closed on weekends

and holidays.

Pool & Splash Park

2 September | 1200-1900

Last Day of Operation

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O U T D O O R A D V E N T U R E P R O G R A M

Let’s go

on an

Adventure...

Rock Climbing

14 September | 0900-1600

at Carderock National Park

Learn how to belay climbers, catch a fall

and climbing communication signals.

Learn basic technique to climb rock

faces and cracks. Gain confidence in

your ability to maneuver up a rock and

choose the right climbing partner and

location. Must be 18 or older to participate.

Equipment and transportation is included.

Cost is FREE with a refundable deposit of $40 per person or $75

per family. Sign up and pay deposit by 6 September.

Go Ape! Zip Line

21 September | 1000-1400

The treetop adventure course is made up of numerous rope

ladders, 34 crossings to include the Giants Leap and Cacapon

Crossing, 2 tarzan swings and 5 zip lines. There are 5 individual

sections within the course, each section taking you higher into

the forest canopy and finishing with a zip line more exciting than

the previous one! Must be 10 or older to participate.

Transportation is not included.

Cost is FREE with a refundable deposit of $40 per person or

$75 per family. E1-E4 may sign up now and open to all others

on 9 September. Everyone must sign up and pay deposit by

13 September.

Horseback Riding

28 September | 1030-1330 or 1530-1830

Experience a 3 hour scenic trail ride at Southern Grace Farm. On

this ride you will experience some rock footing and will be

required to cross a train track and travel on a country road. This

is a nice smooth terrain ride and is suited for a beginning to

advanced rider. Must be 8 or older and must be accompanied

by parent or legal guardian to participate. Under 18 must bring

their own bike helpment or rent one at Outdoor Rec.

Cost is FREE with a refundable deposit of $50 per person or

$75 per family. Must be Active Duty, Reservist or dependent to

sign up. Sign up and pay deposit by 16 September.

Volunteer Opportunity

Outdoor Rec is looking for volunteers to lead the Outdoor

Adventure trips. CPR/ First Aid training is required.

Please e-mail 11fss.odr@afncr.af.mil for more information.

SELF-SERVICE

CAR

WASH

Bays each quipped

with high pressure

3

hoses & brushes

2 Vacuum

Stations

1

Air Station

(Free)

Open Access 24 hours

a day, 7 days a week

- - -

Buy or sell your used car!

RESALE

LOT

Bring in your current

registration, proof of

insurance and your

ID card to Outdoor Rec

to sell your vehicle.

$15 per space for 30 days

Located on Brookley Avenue

by the Base Library

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YOUTH PROGRAMS

Bldg 4700 Yuma Rd. | 301.981.5430/5636/5794/8336 | Director, Vincent Eure

Assistant Director, Matrice Adger

JBAYP

Arts & Crafts Mondays | 1700

Express your creativeness through various forms of art.

Robotics Tuesdays | 1700

Stimulate your mind with science,

technology, engineering and math.

Rules & Submission Details

Acts will be judged through a video submission.

Videos must be submitted by emailing

jba.ugt@gmail.com. Video submission must

include contestant’s full name(s) or group name

and indivdual names, material performed,

category of act, and contact number. An

act/video should not exceed four minutes.

Video submission must be received NLT 30

September. Read the complete rules and

guidelines at andrewsfss.com/youth.html

before submitting a video. Winners will be

notifed NLT 19 October. For more details, email

matrice.adger@afncr.af.mil.

“OZ and the Great Powerful”

Family Movie Night

27 September | 1800-2030

Held at the Youth Center Theater

Enjoy a movie night with the family.

Cost is $6 for members

& $8 for non-members

Cost includes, popcorn, hotdog, chips and drink.

Concessions will be open. Sign up is required.

Smart Girls Meeting

26 September | 1730

Torch Club Wednesdays | 1700

(Ages 11 to 13)

Achieve qualities of tolerance, civic

responsibility, community involvement

and leadership promoting an

appreciation for the responsibilities of

citizenship and the democratic process

in adolescent members. Torch Club

members also help plan activities and fun events

catering to youth ages 9-13.

Spanish Club Thursdays | 1700

Learn a foreign language or need a refresher Have fun

learning Spanish through music, games, art and more.

Health ROCKS! Fridays | 1700

Engage in physical fitness and learn about healthy

eating habits and more.

Instructional Classes Registration

for Dance, Gymnastics, TaeKwondo & Piano now in

progress.

Taekwondo Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday

Piano Tuesday & Wednesday

Dance Mondays

Gymnastics Wednesdays

DAY FOR KIDS & Back-to-School

Dances

20 September | FREE

Day for Kids Activities – 1500-1730

BTS Dances

Youth (Ages 5-12) 1830-2000

Teens (Ages 13-18) 2030-22:30

Day for kids is a time for parents, relatives and friends

to join the Youth Center staff in ensuring all young

people have great futures. Join the celebration and

make a difference in a young person’s life. Games,

prizes and fun for all! Concessions will be open during

the dances.

New Alpha Tutoring Program

Coming 16 September. Sign ups will begin 9 September.

For more information, call the Youth Center.

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Digital Arts and Imagemakers

Explore the world of Club Tech Digital Arts and

Photography. Each program caters to youth ages

6 to 18. Through the Digital Arts program you

create computer-generated art and showcase your

digitally created masterpieces. Imagemakers is a

year-round program that encourages club members

to learn and practice black and white, color, digital

and alternative process photography. For more

information, contact matrice.adger@afncr.af.mil.

Volunteers are needed!

Passport to Manhood

19 September | 1730

Passport to Manhood promotes and teaches

responsibility in Club boys ages 11 to 14. Passport

to Manhood consists of sessions concentrating on a

specific aspects of character and manhood through

highly interactive activities. Each Club participant

receives his own “passport” to underscore

the notion that he is on a personal journey of

maturation and growth. The program includes a

service project where boys learn the importance of

giving back to the community. Passport to Manhood

represents a targeted effort to engage young

boys in discussions and activities that reinforce

character, leadership and positive behavior.

NOT A MEMBER OF THE YOUTH

CENTER

Stop by take a tour and discover the many

positive youth programs offered to 9-18 year

olds. Membership is only $20 for the entire year!

Questions call 301-981-5636.

Youth of the Year 2013

Good Luck Brandon Shields at the

Nationals Military Youth of the Year

in Washington, D.C.,

10-14 September.

Teen Programs

Y.E.S (Youth Employment Skills)

Y.E.S. is a volunteer/internship program for high

school aged dependents of Active Duty Air Force

members. Y.E.S. offers a great opportunity to earn

a scholarship up to $1,000 toward their future

vocational-technical or academic endeavors. Please

contact Ms. Anne for an application or stop by to pick

up more information on this awesome program for

teens ages 15-18.

Keystone Club Recruiting

Members

Every Wednesday | 1800. Held at

the Youth Center for ages 14-18.

For more information about the Teen Programs

e-mail: Anne Young at anne.tierney@afncr.af.mil

YOUTH SPORTS

Bldg 4700 Yuma Rd. | 301.981.5794 | Director, Brandon Compton

JBAYP

Fall Sports

(Flag football, cheerleading, and

START SMART football and soccer)

Games begin 28 September and end 16 November

No games on 12 October in observance of Columbus Day.

Basketball & Cheerleading

Registration

Begins 14 October.

The program is open to ages 5 to 18 with 1 January of

2014 as the age cutoff. The season runs 9 December

through 22 March. Program fees are $50 for Youth Center

members and $60 for non-members. A Youth Center

membership is $20 a year. A current sports physical is

required to register. For more information, contact the

Youth Center or stop by. Volunteers are needed!

Cheering

for the

Winners

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CHILD DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS

CDC # 1 Bldg 4575 Virginia Ave. | 301.981.3055/3035 | Acting Director, Oylmpia Williams

CDC #2 Bldg 4783 San Antonio Blvd. | 301.981.3323/3324 | Director, Ann Wagner

JP Hoyer CDC Bldg 3725 Fetchet Ave. | 240.857.3207/3197 | Assistant Director, Chandre Coleman

Family Child Care Bldg 4575 Virginia Ave. | 301.981.9981/9982 | Director, Emily Chapman

& Central Registration

From Your

Home To Ours

Family Child Care provides you with

alternatives to center-based care.

SPECIALIZED TRAINING OF MILITARY PARENTS CONFERENCE

Working Together for Military Families of Individuals with Special Needs

STOMP is an organization dedicated solely to addressing

the needs of military families who have family members with

special medical or educational needs. The STOMP staff

have family members with special needs and have all dealt

with the challenges and joys that come with military life.

Are you a member of a military family with a child with

special needs, an educator of children with special

needs, or a professional that works with families and

children with special needs then this conference is for

you!

Date, Time & Location:

16 & 17 September, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Jacob E. Smart Building

1359 Arkansas Road, Joint Base Andrews, MD 20762

Register at:

www.andrewsfss.com/mfsc/efmp/STOMP.html

Conference Topics:

Parents Rights and Responsibilities with regards to the

Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA), IEPs, 504, TRICARE

and ECHO, PCSing with an exceptional family member

DODEA System both CONUS and OCONUS and more!

For more information contact:

Joint Base Andrews Pentagon

Adreinne H. Barnett, EFMP-FS Diana Caicedo, EFMP-FS

adreinne.barnett@afncr.af.mil diana.caicedo@afncr.af.mil

301-981-7088 703-697-2790

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LIBRARY

Bldg 1642 Brookley Ave. | 301.981.6454 | Director, Cheryl Gritton

AndrewsBaseLibrary

The Library will be open on Saturdays from 0900-1700 starting 7 September

September is Library Sign up Month

To celebrate Library sign up month, all new account holders will be allowed to check out four DVDs instead

of the usual three. This is a one-time offer, so come by the Library and open your account.

Over 2000 DVDs to choose from!

Air Force Retiree Activity Office

5 September | 1500 - 1900

The Library welcomes the Air Force Retiree Activity Office

as they provide you with information and assistance with

all your retirement/benefit questions. Representatives will

be availabe to assist you.

Constitution Day (Citizenship Day)

17 September | 1130 -1230

12 September | 1730-1930

Video Game Extravaganza at the Library, kick back

and play your favorite games. Free pizza and soda will

be provided to all game players!

National Hispanic Heritage Month

15 September -15 October

Stop by the Library and see

various displays as we recognize

the contributions made and the

important presence of Hispanic

and Latino Americans to the

United States.

Bring your lunch and join our guest speaker

as we familiarize ourselves with the

adoption of the United States Constitution.

Banned Books Week

22-28 September

Visit the Library to see the display of

books that other people say you shouldn’t

read! Receive a list of the most frequently

banned books and find something great

to read.

Read a

Banned Book

Story Time

Mondays | 1730 & Wednesdays | 1000, Suggested ages 0-5

Library staff share selected books from our Easy collection followed by craft or activity time.

EDUCATION & TRAINING SECTION

Bldg 1413 Rm 100 | 301.981.6377/5733 | Section Chief, Donna Artley

Troops to Teachers

5 September | 1300

For eligible military members interested in a new career as a public school teacher

GI Bill Briefing

10 & 24 September | 1300

For service members interested in continuing their education

Commissioning Briefing

18 September | 1300

For services members interested in becoming officers

Transitional GPS-Higher Education Track

29-29 September | 0730-1630

Transition GPS replaces TAP. Education Track addresses educational funding, and

researching and comparing institutions

All classes held at the Education Center

JbaEducationTraining

VOTERS ASSISTANCE OFFICE

“It’s a Freedom YOU Defend”

Located in the Library

Hotline: 301.981.VOTE (8683/6454)

See your unit Voting Assistance Counselor

for Assistance. Voter information and forms

are available at

www.FVAP.gov.

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MILITARY & FAMILY SUPPORT CENTER

Joint Base

JBA Bldg 1191 Menoher Dr. | 301.981.7087 | Acting Director, Linda Logan Andrews Military & Family

Pentagon Room 5C1049 | 703.693.9460 DSN 223.9460 | Director, Kathy Starkson Support Center

Pre-Separation Counseling

(JBA) Wednesdays, | 1300-1630

(P) Most Tuesdays & Thursdays| 0830-1200

Learn about financial planning and the job search

process including networking, resumes, interviewing

& dressing for success. Mandatory for all separating

military members.

Bundles for Babies

4 September | 0800-1200

Workshop for Expectant or NEW Fathers and

Mothers; Presentation by Family Advocacy, HAWC

and AFAS- Subjects related to Budget, Nutrition,

Shaken Baby Syndrome, SIDS, car seat safety.

Bundles given to ALL active duty military families

ONLY.

Veteran’s Benefits Day

(JBA) 4 September | 0800-1630

(P) 19 September | 0830-1430 (For Pentagon

attendees, please call to reserve a seat)

Attendance fulfills the 4 hour DoD requirement

for separation and retirement. Learn about the

Veteran’s Administration (VA), Vet Centers and DTAP.

Information for retirees includes Survivor’s Benefits

Plan (SBP), TRICARE and John Hopkins health

insurance. Spouses of separating and retiring service

members are encouraged to attend.

Using Social Media in your Job Search

(JBA) 5 September |1000-1130

For Transitioning Service members. Learn how

Social Media increases ones job search on the use

of Linked-In, Facebook, Twitter and other internet

tools to help job seekers. Increase your visibility to

recruiters and hiring managers, and research career

and job opportunities. *Please create a Linked-In

account prior to attending class.

Books on Bases (BOB)

(JBA) 7 September | 1100-1300

BOB is a program created by Blue Star Families

to positively impact the lives of military children

through the power of reading. This is a “Deployed

CAREER PLANNING &

EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOPS

Please call to sign-up and reserve a seat for as space is limited:

Joint Base Andrews (JBA) call 301.981.7087

Pentagon (P) call 703.693.9460

Please note class times and dates are subject to change.

Family Event.” The event is free and open to all

military children whose parents work or reside on

JB Andrews (Active-Duty, Reserves, and National

Guard). Each child in attendance will receive a free

book.

Transition GPS 5-Day Workshop

(JBA ) 9-13, 23-27 September | 0800-1630

(P) 9-13, 23-27 | 0800-1600

Learn about financial planning and the job

search process including networking, resumes,

interviewing & dressing for success. Mandatory for

all separating military members.

Key Spouse Intro to Microsoft Excel

(JBA) 10 September | 0900-1600

An instructor-led computer course on Microsoft

Excel and basic formatting of spreadsheets.

Anger Management

(JBA) 16, 23, 30 September | 1200-1300

Understand the facts and thoughts of anger. The

session will help members and family identify what

triggers anger, learn tools to calm and healthy ways

to express anger.

Dressing for the Interview and Your

Transition Wardrobe

(JBA) 17 September | 0930-1100 and 1400-1530

Learn how to dress rich on a small budget. Find out

how to dress for your body type, where to shop and

how to get alterations right.

Acing the Interview

(P) 18 September |0800-1530

Learn different types of interviews and how to

prepare for them. There will be a “lunch and

learn” portion conducted by an Image Consultant

and Master Tailor, on how to dress fro the

interview. There will be an opportunity to practice

interviewing with a professional recruiter.

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CAREER PLANNING & EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOPS (Cont...)

Converting Volunteerism to Employment

(JBA) 20 September | 0900

Learn how to turn volunteer skills and experiences

into workable resumes. This workshop shows how to

bridge employment gaps within resumes.

Disabled Transition Assistance Program

(DTAP)

(JBA) 26 September | 1300-1600

Learn about the Department of Veterans Affairs’

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment program,

eligibility and how to apply for benefits. Service

members who have or may have a service-connected

disability, injury or illness are encouraged to attend.

Federal Resumes/Employment

(P) 30 September | 0800-1200

Learn about the federal hiring process, how to

access job opportunities and how to prepare

your application package. Also learn about

special veteran hiring authorities.

United Through Reading

(P) Mondays | 1300-1600

A partnership with the USO allows deploying

members to read and record a video for a loved

one. Share your favorite bed time story or two and

keep connected while away. Books are available

or bring one in!

Download the FREE Front Flip mobile app to PLAY.

Scan our code every day on Facebook and every

time you visit The Courses at JB Andrews AFB for

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SAN ANTONIO BLVD

Colorado Ave

Joint Base

Andrews

exit 9

Md 337

Suitland Parkway

NORTH PERIMETER RD

North Gate

To Upper Marlboro

I-95

MGMC

Base Housing

Office

exit 9

DVQ

LODGING OFFICE

Tuskeegee Dr

I-95

Jones

Bldg

Smart Bldg

Sports Page

& CAC closed

until further

NOTICE

Hotel

North Perimeter Rd

M&FSC

Atlanta Ave

Gas

Station

& Shoppette

HOUSING AREA

Car Care

Ctr

Comm

California Ave

Virginia Ave.

Security

Forces

TLF

Thrift Shop

ODR

HRO

1602

rm 161

Track

RV Storage Lot

North Perimeter Rd

The Club

at Andrews

BX

Car

Wash

ARNOLD AVE

EDUCATION

CTR Track

11FSS

MARKETING

MPF

“G” St

Veterinary

Clinic

PASSENGER

TERMINAL

Hangar 1

Hangar 2

Hangar 3

Hangar 4

Hangar 5

Hangar 6

PATRICK AVE

ODR Paintball,

Field & Archery

Range

Subway/Dominos

459th

Track

EAST PERIMETER ROAD

East Fitness

Center

CE

PENNSYLVANIA AVE

113th

JP Hoyer

CDC

ANGSC

Pearl Harbor Dr

PEARL

HARBOR

GATE

EAST

SIDE

Dowerhouse Road

Dower House Rd

Imagine

Andrews Public

Charter School

Yuma Rd

Youth

Center

Yuma Park

SOUTH PERIMETER ROAD

CDC 2

GOLF COURSE

VIRGINIA AVE

SAN ANTONIO BLVD

GOLF COURSE

WHEELING ROAD

WISCONSIN ROAD

GOLF CLUB

HOUSE

CDC 1 & FCC

Golf Course

Virginia

Ave Gate

GOLF COURSE

FamCamp

SOUTH PERIMETER ROAD

Base

Lake

BASE LAKE

Freedom Park

Old Alexandria Ferry Road

FSS Facilites

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DIRECTORY

Central Registration

& FCC

Bldg 4575 Virginia Ave.

301.981.9981/9982

Monday, Tuesday 0800-1300

& Thursday

Wednesday 1300-1600

Friday 0800-1200

CDC #1

Bldg 4575 Virginia Ave.

301.981.3055/3035

Monday-Friday 0600-1730

CDC #2

Bldg 4783 San Antonio Blvd

301.981.3323/3324

Monday-Friday 0630-1800

CDC # 3 (JP Hoyer)

Bldg 3725 Fetchet Ave.

240.857.3207/3197

Monday-Friday 0600-1730

The Club at Andrews

Bldg 1889 Arnold Ave.

301.568.3100

Cashier’s Cage

Tuesday 1100-1500

Wednesday 1100-2000

& Thursday

Friday 1100-2200

Saturday 1200-2000

Chesapeake Dining Room

Tuesday-Friday 1100-1330

Hangar One (Officers’ Lounge)

Friday 1600-2100

Tatum’s Lounge (Enlisted Lounge)

Tuesday-Wednesday1600-2200

Thursday 1600-2300

Friday 1500-0100

Saturday 1200-2100

The Courses at Andrews

Bldg 4442 West Perimeter Rd.

301.981.4653

Open Dawn til Dusk

including Family Days and

Holidays except Christmas Day

East Fitness Center

Bldg 3705 Fetchet Ave.

301.981.1610

Monday-Friday 0600-1800

Education & Training Center

Bldg 1413 Arkansas Rd. Rm 100

Monday-Wednesday 0730-1630

& Friday

Thursday 0930-1630

Freedom Hall

Bldg 1628 California Ave.

301.981.6661

Monday-Friday

Breakfast 0530-0800

Carry Out 0800-0900

Lunch 1100-1300

Carry Out 1300-1430

Dinner 1600-1800

Carry Out 1800-1930

Midnight Meal 2100-0030

Weekends

Brunch 0700-1200

Supper 1430-1730

Carry Out 1800-2100

Midnight Meal 2300-0030

Library

Bldg 1642 Brookley Ave.

301.981.6454

Monday 0900-2000

Tuesday 0900-1700

Wednesday & Friday

Thursday 1100-2000

Saturdays 0900-1700

Effective 7 September

Military & Family

Support Center

Joint Base Andrews

Bldg 1191 Menoher Dr.

301.981.7087

Monday-Friday 0730-1630

Pentagon

Rm 5C1049

703.693.9460

Monday-Friday 0730-1630

Military Personnel

CAC/ID Card, Customer Service, Career

Development & Force Management

Joint Base Andrews

Bldg 1414 Arkansas Rd. Rm 4

301.981.1776

Monday-Friday 0830-1530

Closed every fourth Thursday

each month

Pentagon

Rm 5C1049

703.697.4110

Monday-Friday 0730-1630

NAF Human Resource

Bldg 1602 California Ave.

Rm 161

301.981.5614

Monday-Friday 0730-1630

Outdoor Recreation

Equipment Rental, Information Tickets

& Tours (ITT), and Outdoor Adventure

Program

Bldg 1235 Menoher Dr.

301.981.4109/5663

Monday-Friday 0900-1700

Paintball Field &

Archery Range

R100 Tyler Ave.

Saturday 1200-1700

Presidential Inn

Bldg 1380 California Ave.

301.981.4614

Open 24/7 including Holidays

West Fitness Center

Bldg 1444 Concord Ave.

301.981.7101

Monday-Friday 0500-2000

Saturday* 0700-1500

*Effective 11 September

Tatical Fitness Area

(Unmanned) Open 24/7

Youth Center

Bldg 4700 Yuma Rd.

301.981.5636

Youth Programs

Monday-Thursday 1700-1900

Friday 1700-2000

Saturday 1200-2000

Teen Programs

Monday-Thursday 1700-2000

Friday 1700-2100

Saturday 1200-2100

School Age Programs

Monday-Friday 0600-1800

All facilities are closed

on weekends unless

otherwised noted.

For AFDW Family Day

and Holiday hours,

please visit us at

andrewsfss.com.

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For more information call the

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Andrews Chapel

301.981.2111

Scan with your

smart phone

to get the latest

Chapel info!

Visit our website at:

http://jbachapel.wordpress.com

Like us on facebook at Andrews Chapel

Catholic Worship

Mass Schedule:

Sundays: 9 a.m.

Reconciliation and

Catholicism 101/RCIA:

Call the Catholic

Coordinator at

301.981.2249

*Schedule subject to change

Protestant

Worship Sundays

Chapel Two-Traditional:

9:30 a.m.

Andrews Base Theater

Contemporary:10 a.m.

Gospel:11:30 a.m.

For more information

email:

Anthony.Wade02@afncr.

af.mil

Jewish Services

Please contact Chapel

One for available

services

Muslim Services

Fridays: 11 a.m.

Mormon Services

Mr. Brian Winston-

Capital Ward, 5300 Auth

Rd-509.731.3692

*All Services and

Events held at

Chapel One unless

otherwise noted.

JBA Chapel and FamilyLife presents “A Weekend to Remember Marriage

Conference” 22-24 November at Lansdowne Resort near Leesburg, VA. The

Chapel is sponsoring 25 couples, including; registration, lodging and $150

toward meals. Open to active duty military and DoD attached to JB Andrews.

Contact Ch Gueu at denis.gueu@afncr.af.mil for details.

Will begin 2 October!

Meets Wednesdays with

dinner at 5 p.m. and

youth and adult

programs at 6 p.m.

Registration is now open.

For more information

contact Marie Bartels at

301.857.7377. Held at

the base theater.

Armed Forces Retirement

Home Visit 10 September, Leave

Chapel One 12 p.m. return 3 p.m. POC

Vicki.Mack@afncr.af.mil

S.O.M.E.; So Others Might Eat

17 September, meet 8 a.m. Chapel

One. Leave 9 a.m., return at 2 p.m. For

details call 301.297.7803 or email:

WashinBJ@verizon.net

Protestant

Women of

the Chapel

(PWOC)

Encouraging women to grow in

their relationship with God and

others. Monday 9:30-11 a.m. and

7-8:30 p.m. Contact Betty

Washington for more

information at

WashinBJ@aol.com

Mothers of Preschoolers

(MOPS) 23 September. For more

information, contact Ramona

Johnson at 804.920.7508.

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