Weekly Events at JBA (9 Feb – 15 Feb)
Have your voice heard; go to the Dragon’s Lair and provide your opinion, questions or inputs directly to the 11th Wing Commander, ‘Dragon’. Questions will be answered by Dragon directly.
2 – 19 February – President’s Day Essay Contest – Winners will be announced on February 20th
“The Dragon’s Lair”
**DISCLAIMER: The “Dragon’s Lair” forum is only accessible via government computers**
If you’re having trouble opening links, please copy and paste web address to browser to view.
Have a suggestion to improve the quality of life at JBA?
The Quality of Life Communication feedback tool will help get your ideas to base leadership, click the QOLCOMM link above.
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.jba.af.mil/About-Us/LiveSafe
JBA Events on Facebook
11 Feb – Base Theater – Doors Open 1030
AAFES will be hosting a FREE showing of Black Panther! To make this event even more worthwhile, the Executive Producer and Director will be available for Q&A prior to the screening. Pass it along to all your friends, and let’s fill the seats!
See the Flyer for all the info!
11th Wing 2017 Annual Awards Ceremony and Breakfast
13 Feb – 0800 The Club at Andrews – Come out, eat breakfast and show support for your units annual awards nominees and winners – Flyer
To view invitation and RSVP: https://einvitations.afit.edu/inv/anim.cfm?i=381124&k=016943087953
Black History Month Observances
14 Feb – 1200 The Club at Andrews – “Soul Food” Luncheon w/ jazz performance by members of the U.S. Air Force Band; plus, a trivia contest
23 Feb – 1800 Base Theater – Panel discussion
1900 – Free showing of “Marshall”
For more event details see flyer HERE
Visitor Control Center
Updated hours of operation: Beginning February 2018
Monday – Friday 0600 -1900
CLOSED weekends, all federal holidays and wing down days. If you have any questions in regards to the new hours, please feel free to contact: 301-981-0689 301-981-06
IN FLIGHT Wellness Weekly Newsletter
This week: Healthy Weight & Nutritional Fitness
See the newsletter in full HERE
Main location adjusted hours of operation: Mon- Fri 0500-1700; Sat-Sun 0800-1500
Bldg 1191 Menoher Dr.
Please call to sign up as seating is limited: 240-857-9680
Financial Peace University :
Financial Peace University is a 9-week course (DVD- based with group discussion) held on Mondays, beginning 5 Feb, provided by the chapel at NO COST TO YOU! You must be willing to commit to a minimum of 8 out of the 9 weeks.
Class dates: Mondays, 5 Feb- 9 April (No class 19 Feb due to President’s Day)
Space is limited and priority is for military (active duty, guard and reserve)/ spouses; all others will be put on a waitlist until seats are confirmed.
For questions and registration, please contact:
For more information, please see the attached Flyer
11th FSS Events
For more information about the FSS Events below, check out our website to view our Force Support Squadron’s Spotlight Magazine.
ID Card Section (MPS)301-981-1776
Mass assignments briefing – Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1300
Mass retention and reenlistments briefing – Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1400
MPS Closures: 8 February & 22 February for monthly training.
Reminder: Hours for Customer Support, Career Development and Force Management – Flyer
DEERS appointments are available daily from 0830-1500! Please go to https://rapids-appointments.dmdc.osd.mil to schedule your appointment.
Walk-ins are welcome on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note, there may be an extreme extended wait. For your planning purposes, the wait is even longer on Mondays and Fridays. Active-duty personnel in uniform have priority over walk-ins 0830-1030..
The Imagine Andrews Military Lottery will begin February 15, 2018 at 12:01 am and end May 25, 2018 at 11:59 pm.
Indoor Playground NOW Open!
Information, Tickets and Tours 301-981-4041
Universal Orlando Service Member Savings – Flyer
Want to be in the know for fun ITT activities? Join the ITT mailer list by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Professional Sporting Events tickets can be purchased at ITT.
17 February – 0800-2400: Trip to Philly, PA – Flyer
The Club at Andrews 301-568-3100
Become a Member of The Club at Andrews! Visit us for more information or visit myairforcelife.com.
14 February – 1100-1400: Black History/Soul Food Menu
17 February – 1100-1500: Mardi Gras & Beignet Fun Run – Flyer
Military & Family Support Center 301-981-7087
12 February – 0800: Welcome to Andrews
12 February – 0800-1600: Entrepreneurship Track (Boots to Business)
13 February – 1000-1130: Using Social Media in Your Job Search
14 February – 0800-1100: Pre-separation Counseling
14 February – 1400-1530: Plan! Spend! Save!
15 February – 0800-1100: Capstone
15 February – 0800-0900: Disabled Transition Assistance Program (DTAP) Briefing
15 February – 0900-1100: Retirement Benefits Briefing
February Calendar of Events
1-28 February – Daily: Library Lovers Month
10 February – 1300-1600: S.T.E.M Saturday – Flyer
10 February – 1000-1200: Creative Writing Club – Flyer
12 February – 1730: Valentine’s Story Time Event
13 February – 1030-1200: Tuesday Tot Time
14 February – Valentine’s Story Time Event
14 February – 1300: Commissioning Briefing
15 February – 1300: Airman Higher Education Briefing
MDG Classes and Closures:
On January 1, 2018, the TRICARE North and South regions combined to form TRICARE East. Human Military is the contractor for TRICARE East.
For enrollments, billing and benefit inquiries please contact Humana Military at 1-800-444-5445
All patient/staff parking next to the old hospital, Bldg 1050, will be CLOSED as construction on the new clinic and dental clinic progresses.
Patients and staff should park in the covered parking garage or the adjacent surface parking lot by the clinic, Bldg 1060. Spaces are also available in the Chapel parking lot. Please plan accordingly or have someone drop you off at the entrance of Bldg 1050 for ease of entrance.
2nd Thursday of each month – 11th MDG training day
The 11th MDG will be open, but with limited services and extended wait times due to military training requirements.
Diabetes Self-Management Education Class
1st and 2nd Tuesday each month 0800-1230: 11th MDG Women’s Health Clinic Conference Room
POC: Maj Joanne Kmetz (240-612-2396)
Weight Management Class
4th Monday each month 0800-1000: 11th MDG Women’s Health Clinic Conference Room
Healthy Heart Class
2nd Monday each month 0900-1200: 11th MDG Women’s Health Clinic Conference Room
POC: Maj. Joanne Kmetz (240-612-2396)
Tobacco Cessation Classes
Tuesdays 1130-1300: Bldg. 1050 (old hospital), 4th Floor, Rm A4-7- Flyer
Health Promotion Office: 240-612-1745
Clinical Health Psychology: 240-857-8942
Stress Management Classes
Tuesdays 1300-1400: Bldg. 1050 (old hospital), 4th Floor, Rm A4-7- Flyer
Behavioral health consultants at Malcolm Grow Medical Clinics and Surgical Center are offering a Marriage Checkup as part of a research study sponsored by the U.S. Army Medical Research and Material Command (USAMRMC). The Checkup is offered to active-duty members and their spouses who would like to find out more about the health of their marriage. The Marriage Checkup will give you the tools and resources to strengthen your connection.
Personal Property Movement Information
Andrews Theater is now showing movies and has equipment to accommodate Hearing Impaired personnel–
JBA Theater FB – https://www.facebook.com/JBATheater/