Weekly Events at JBA 10 Mar – 16 Mar


Liberty Park:

March 1618:30 to 21:00 -March Madness (basketball, drinks and wings) in the Liberty Room

April  22 – 0800- Liberty Park Spring Cleanup


We value your opinion and request your feedback on a 12 question survey to help us to improve the quality and effectiveness of our programs.  By filling out this survey, you can help the 11th Force Support Squadron assess our current programs and need for future services.  It’s also an opportunity to give us feedback on desired programs and events to enhance the quality of life on Joint Base Andrews.  Please take a moment of your time to fill out this survey by following the link



“Have your voice heard; go to the Dragon’s Lair and provide your opinion, questions or inputs directly to the 11th Wing’s Commander, “Dragon”.  Questions will be answered by Dragon directly.”


**DISCLAIMER: The “Dragon’s Lair” forum is only accessible via government computers.**



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

More Info:

Women’s History Month Events

10 March/1130: Opening Luncheon – Lt Gen Gina Grosso/JBA Club

17 March/0700: WHM  Workout of the Day – Led by Col Grundahl/West Fitness Center

23 March/0830: Civil Rights/Humanitarian – Ms. Sheyann Webb-Christburg/Smart Center

31 March/1130: Closing Luncheon – Lt Gen Stayce Harris/JBA Club


JBA Tech Expo-

Thursday 16 March 1000-1400/ JBA Club


Army Community Service Hiring Event

24 March 1000-1300/ JB Meyer Hendersen Hall Community Activity Center


“Walk In My Boots” SAAPM Event

7 Mar 0800-1000/ Start at the SARC Office 1349 Lutman Drive, Suite 213, JB Andrews, End at Chapel 1

A reflective walk exemplifying a survivor’s experience when reporting sexual assault. SAAPM t-shirts will be handed out (while supplies last). Breakfast will be offered for participants.

Volunteers can sign up here: http://signup.com/go/YenuFm

POC: Kira Cox (601-566-4614) or email kira.q.cox.mil@mail.mil


Stress Management Classes

Held Tuesdays 1300-1400/ Family Practice Trailer, Bldg 107 Conf Rm

1st Tues – Controlled Breathing

2nd Tues- Muscle Base Relaxation

3rd Tues- Imagery

4th Tues – Mindfulness Meditation

5th Tues – No Class


Tobacco Cessation Classes

Held Tuesdays 1130-1300

Family Practice Trailer, Bldg 107, Conf Rm

Register by Calling Health Promotion Office: 240-612-1874 or Clinical Health Psychology: 240-857-8942


FREE R.A.D. Self Defense Classes

10-11 March

Women 12 years and older (Civ, DoD, Dependent)

Contact R.A.D. Instructor today: radsystems.andrews@gmail.com


Free USAF Band Concert with Peter Erskine

23 March: Jazz Heritage Series



Women’s Mentorship Forum

24 Mar/1200-1300: The Acid Test of Leadership at the Community Commons


79th MDW Training Day Closure

79 MDW is closed on the First Wednesday of every month for training


Flu Shot

Open to all DOD/Tricare Beneficiaries ages 6 months and older

Immunization Clinic Walk-in hours: Mon-Fri 0730-1530, Building 1060, 2nd Floor, West Wing

Pediatrics Walk-in Shot Clinic: Mon-Fri 0830-1100 and 1300-1530, Building 1060, 2nd Floor, West Wing


Diabetes Self-Management Education Class

A two-part program for newly diagnosed or long-term diabetics the First and Second Tuesday of Each Month (1st 0800-1200 and 2nd 0800-1230)

For questions call Miss Yolanda Smith (240) 612-1248


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 and their spouse 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

Family Advocacy Programs- **To access link, ensure the internet browser is open**


**For Your Information: Subway and Dominos on East Side** Please Be Advised

Subway and Dominos on the East side will remain open until 24 April. The construction that was originally scheduled to shut down the two establishments has been postponed until the beginning of May.

  Andrews Theater is now showing movies Movie Link

**DISCLAIMER: In order for the “Movie Link” to work properly, please have your internet browser open**

Fri. 10 Mar 17: Sleepless 1900 (R)

Sat. 11 Mar 17: Sing 1400 (PG)

Sat. 11 Mar 17: Patriots Day 1900 (R)
Sun.12 Mar 17: A Dog’s Purpose 1400 (PG)

FSS Events

For more information about the FSS Events below, check out our website to view our Force Support Squadron’s Spotlight Magazine.

Blended Retirement System Workshop: Unit Focused Workshops Available – Flyer

Military Personnel Section 301-981-1776  
MPS Appointment Program
70 appointments daily, please go to https://rapids-appointments.dmdc.osd.mil to schedule your appointment. Walk-ins are still welcome on a first come, first served basis
(Active Duty personnel in uniform have priority) – Flyer

AFPAAS Reminder
What is AFPAAS? The Air Force Personnel Accountability and Assessment System is the Air Force’s web-based tool for initial accounting and ongoing support of Airmen after a disaster event.  As a reminder, all personnel (active duty, guard/reservists on AD, DoD & NAF civilians, drilling / paid reservists) should log in and ensure their contact information as well as family/dependent information is correct.  Units should incorporate into unit in/out processing checklists and Unit Commanders are responsible to brief personnel in their units of the importance and assistance in utilizing the system.  Questions?  Contact the 11 FSS Installation Personnel Readiness at usaf.jbanafw.afdw-staff.mbx.11-fss-fsoxi-ipr@mail.mil or via phone at 981-5922.  Update your information at: https://afpaas.af.mil.

The Club at Andrews 301-568-3100
17 March: St. Patrick’s Day Lunch Buffet and Drink Specials
March Madness Games will be shown in Tatum’s Lounge!
Taco Tuesday now at The Club on Tuesdays during lunch! – Flyer
Is your Unit interested in hosting First Friday? Contact The Club for more information.

Community Commons 301-981-4041
10 March – 1900-2200: Art & Sip – Flyer
17 March – 1800-2100: St. Patrick’s Day and Shamrock Fun Run – Flyer

Information, Tickets and Tours 301-981-4041
11 March – 0600-2400: New York City Bus Trip – Flyer
1 April – 0600-2400: D.C. Cherry Blossom and Kite Festival Bus Trip – Flyer
Ringling Brothers Tickets– Flyer 
Want to be in the know for fun ITT activities? Join the ITT mailer list by emailing ittjba042015@gmail.com

Fitness Centers 301-981-7101
18 March – 1200-1400: Competing Seminar 201 – Flyer
Get Fit, Stay Fit Incentive Program – Flyer

Outdoor Recreation 301-981-4109/5663
18 March – 1700-2200: Autobahn Indoor Speedway – Flyer

Library 301-981-6454
14 March – 1130: Creative Writing Club
18 March – 1300-1800: Game Club

Education & Training 301-981-6377
16 March – 1300: Airman Higher Education Briefing

Youth 301-981-5636 and CDC 301-981-3055
15 March – 1700: National Kick Butts Day – Say No to Smoking Event at the Youth Center
18 March – 1300-1700: S.T.E.M. Saturday
Now – 7 April: Baseball and Spring Sports Registration at the Youth Center
Now – 1 May: Summer Day Camp & Youth and Teen Camp Registration Open

Military & Family Support Center 301-981-7087
March/April Briefing Schedule

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

Ya-Ya Gumbo Hours of Operation:

M-F                 0630-1800

Sat-Sun           1100-1600


Joint Base Andrews Chapel Services:

Catholic Service: Tues-Thurs, 1200 & Sundays, 0900 @ Chapel 1

Traditional Service: Sundays, 0930 @ Chapel 2

Protestant Service: Sundays, 1100 @ Chapel 1

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