Weekly Events at JBA
May 24 – May 30
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.
Liberty Park Resident Events
24 May – Annual Pool Party at the Welcome Center Pool from 5:00pm – 7:00pm
30 May – Stevenson Playground Grand Re-Opening from 3:30pm – 4:30pm
“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 Social Media
May 25, 7 p.m. – May 26, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. – May 27, 2 p.m.
**FACILITY CLOSURE ALERT: West Fitness Center Tactical Area**
Beginning April 16, the Tactical Area of the West Fitness Center (area with the indoor track) will be closed for renovations. Construction slated for completion around June 1.
Read more about it HERE
**ROAD CLOSURE ALERT: Multiple Roads**
JBA will experience some construction that may impact travel times:
Virginia Gate Construction: April 23 to May 25
Read more about it HERE
Second Annual Fire Explorer Program
Registration: May 1 to June 15
Academy Class Dates: June 25-30
The program is designed to give our youth (ages 14-18) the opportunity to learn about the fire service through training by the JB Andrews firefighters.
If interested, please contact Mrs. Laura Garritsen or TSgt Jones @ 301-981-6977 or via email.
Read more about it HERE
2018 Imagine Andrews Enrollment Lottery
February 15 to May 25 for the 2018 to 2019 school year
The lottery will gather a pool of applicants over the course of three months to determine which students will have the opportunity to attend. Military families selected for enrollment will be notified between May 26 and June 4. Read more about it HERE
Motorcycle Safety Day
14 June, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
For motorcycle safety day, there will be testimonials, safety briefings, a review of motorcycle laws, as well as a best bike contest, food and games.
Read more about it HERE
2018 Green Dot Training
Initial (Foundational) – sign up if you did NOT complete Green Dot in CY2016 & CY2017.
Refresher – sign up if you did attend the Green Dot in CY2016 and/or CY2017.
All Airmen (RegAF, Reserve and ANG) and Air Force civilian personnel (appropriated and non-appropriated [full-time]) must complete the 2018 Integrated SAPR/Suicide Prevention Training and the Commander’s Toolkit: SAPR Talking Points to satisfy the SAPR and Suicide Prevention annual training requirements. The Commander’s Toolkit: SAPR Talking Points, satisfy NDAA, DOD and AFI requirements and cannot be waived. Contractors are encouraged, but not required, to complete the training. (Ref: DoDI 6495.02, AFI 90-6001 and AFI 90-505) – Sign up HERE
Bldg. 1191 Menoher Dr.
Please call to sign up as seating is limited: 240-857-9680
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
Assignments Out-processing (Appointment Only): Mon, Wed, & Fri at 0900
Initial Assignment Brief (Appointment Only): Tues & Thurs at 0900
Retention & Article 137 Brief (Walk-in): Tues & Thurs at 1000
MPS Closures: 25 May for AFDW Family Day and 28 May for Memorial Holiday.
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 extended wait. For your planning purposes, please note that the wait is even longer on Mondays and Fridays. Active Duty personnel in uniform have priority over walk-ins 0830-1030.
16 April – Mid June: Tactical Fitness Center Running Track and Area Closed – Flyer
Hours of Operation Starting 16 April – Flyer
Get Fit, Stay Fit Incentive Program – Flyer
24 Hour Fitness Available – Register your CAC at the Front Desk at the Tactical and the East Side Gyms
Check out our weekly classes at www.andrewsfss.com/fitness/schedule.html
Register for The Aim High Run Series at jbaaimhighrunseries2018.eventbrite.com – Flyer
1- 31 May: May Fitness Tactical Fitness Challenge – Flyer
Register for The JBA Duathlon at jbaduathlon2018.eventbrite.com – Flyer
Community Commons 301-981-4041
The Landing Zone is Now Open – Flyer
1 June – 1900-2200: Art N Sip – Flyer
2 June – 1400-1700: Daddy/Daughter Dance – Flyer
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 email@example.com
Professional Sporting Events tickets can be purchased at ITT.
9 June – Badwolf Brewing Company – Flyer
Military & Family Support Center 301-981-7087
The Imagine Andrews Military Lottery will end May 25, 2018 at 11:59 pm
30 May – 0800-1100: Pre-separation Counseling
31 May – 0800-1100: Capstone
31 May – 0800-1630: Key Spouse ARC First Aid/Adult/Infant and CPR
1 June – 1100-1200: Balancing Work and Life
1 June – 0800-0900: Disabled Transition Assistance Program (DTAP) Briefing
1 June – 0900-1100: Retirement Benefits Briefing
Outdoor Recreation 301-981-4109/5663
26 May – 1300-1600: ODR Spring Open House
28 May – 1200-1800: Memorial Day Pool Party – Flyer
1-2 June – 0800-2000: Backpacking Overnight – 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.
1 June – 1500-1800: First Friday Social
Youth 301-981-5636 and CDC 301-981-3055
Spring Break Registration: Please submit your application at www.militarychildcare.com
1 May-30 June: Teen Adventure Weeks and Specialty Camps
1 May-1 June: AF Teen Aviation Camp
1 May-1June: AF Space Camp
1 May-1 June: AF Leadership Camp
1 May-30 June: S.T.E.M Center of Innovation
MDG Classes and Closures
In-Flight Wellness Weekly Newsletter
Wellness Tips to Better your Life. The Joint Base Andrews Health Promotion Team debunks myths about health and provides helpful information about how to eat and live healthy. Check out the Newsletter HERE
On January 1, 2018, the TRICARE North and South regions combined to form TRICARE East. Humana 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
POC: Ms. Deborah Enriquez (240-612-1371)
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
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.
Call 301-539-9736 or email marriagecheckupJBA@gmail.com
Personal Property Movement
View hours of operation, locations, required documents and more HERE