Weekly Events at JBA (July 20 – July 26)

Weekly Events at JBA

July 20 – July 26

Liberty Park Events

24 July – TMO Scholarship Ceremony in the Liberty Room from 10:00am – 11:00am


Have your voice heard; go to The Front Porch and provide your opinion, questions or inputs directly to the 11th Wing Commander.  Questions will be answered by Colonel Purath directly.


**DISCLAIMER: “The Front Porch” 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

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 Andrews Theater


 **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 August 10.

Read more about it HERE

 SNCO Induction Ceremony 

August 3 at 6 p.m. See more HERE.


If interested in retraining into the Air Force Manpower career field (AFSC 3S3X1), contact MSgt Cristina M. Tepsick at 301-981-2272 at the Manpower and Organization Office.

Qualifications are as follows: a minimum 5-skill level in any AFSC, minimum aptitude of General 66, current proficiency in algebra and a sincere desire to ensure Air Force resources are efficiently used.

 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

 Family Advocacy

2018 Class Schedule

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.

11 FSS Smile Program Events – Flyer
Smile Program Survey for a Chance to win $100 – Flyer

5 August – 1300: Pig Roasting for the 20th Anniversary of the South Course – Flyer

ID Card Section (MPF)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

MPF Closures: 26 July for training.

Reminder: Hours and contact information for Military Personnel Flight – Flyer

DEERS appointments are available daily from 0830-1500!  Please go to https://rapids-appointments.dmdc.osd.mil to schedule your appointment.

ID Cards by Appointment ONLY. Mon-Fri 0830-1530. Closed 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month for training. For appointments visit https://rapids-appointments.dmdc.osd.mil .

Fitness Centers 301-981-7101

16 April – 10 August: Tactical Fitness Center Running Track and Area Closed – Flyer
Hours of Operation During Renovation – 
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 

Community Commons 301-981-4041
The Landing Zone is Open – 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 ittjba042015@gmail.com
Professional Sporting Events tickets can be purchased at ITT.
21 July – Great Frogs Winery – Flyer

Military & Family Support Center 301-981-7087
20 July – 1100-1500: Bundles for Babies
23-27 July – 08001630: TAP GPS – 5 Day Workshop
24 July – 0800-1600: VA Benefits Briefing I & II
25 July – 0800-1100: Pre-separation Counseling
25 July – 0800-1100: Capstone

Outdoor Recreation 301-981-4109/5663
20-21 July: Chesapeake Bay Camping Trip – Flyer
21 July – 1100-1230: Sky is the Limit – Flyer
28 July – 0800-1300: Tandem Skydiving – Flyer

Library 301-981-6454
July Calendar of Events – Flyer
30 June – 25 August: Summer Reading Programs
20 July – 1900-2130: Summer Movie Series: Beauty & The Beast – Flyer
21 July – 1300-1800: Magic the Gathering Competition – Flyer
27 July – 1200-1500: Pirates & Mermaids – Flyer
28 July – 1000-1200: Creative Writing Club

The Courses at Andrews 301-981-4653
5 August – 1300: 20th Anniversary of the South Course: Pig Roasting – Flyer

Education & Training 301-981-6377
24-25 July – 0800-1600: T-GPS Education Track

DFAC 301-981-6661
The DFAC offers breakfast items during lunch time on Monday’s, Thursday’s and Friday’s – 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.
27 July – 1500-1800: 2nd Quarter Awards Social – Flyer

Youth 301-981-5636 and CDC 301-981-3055
Fall Registration: Please submit your application at www.militarychildcare.com

Check out the Force Support Squadron’s website and FSS Facebook to see what other upcoming events they have scheduled.

 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 Family Health Clinic Conference Room

POC: Ms. Deborah Enriquez (240-612-1371)

 Weight Management Class

4th Monday each month 0800-1000: 11th MDG Family Health Clinic Conference Room

POC: Ms. Deborah Enriquez (240-612-1371)

 Healthy Heart Class

2nd Monday each month 0900-1200: 11th MDG Family Health Clinic Conference Room

POC: Ms. Deborah Enriquez (240-612-1371)

 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

  Marriage Check-up

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