Weekly Events at JBA (14 April – 20 April)

Liberty Park:

22 April 0800-1100: Spring Housing Area Clean Up – Supplies available at Liberty Park Maintenance

10 May 1820-2030: Resident Town Hall Meeting in the Liberty Room at the Welcome Center

“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:


Earth Day/Arbor Week

17-21 April 0800-1600: Youth Art Display at the Jones Building

18 April 1030-1145: Tree Planting at the Jones Building

19 April 0900-1130: Base Cleanup

            0900-1130: Park Spring Cleanup

            1200-1500: Home and Work Paper Shredder Trucks at Pennsylvania and Fetchet Ave    

21 April 0900-1100, 1300-1500: Green Roof Tour        

View the Events Link for more information.

POC: Rachel McAnallen (rachel.a.mcanallen.civ@mail.mil)


Autism Awareness Month Events

21 April 0700: 5K/Run at JBA West Fitness Center

25 April 1300-1530: Autism Information Seminar at 779 MDG Bldg. 1050, Kathmandu Café

POC: Kathleen Tyler (240-612-2225)


Blood Drive

27 April 0900-1300: Base Theater

Make an appointment to donate online at militarydonor.com using the sponsor code: JBA.


Women’s Mentorship Forum

28 April 1200: Community Commons

Every 4th Friday of the Month

April’s discussion topic is “Managing Your Inner Critic.” The Women’s Mentorship Forum is an informal group designed to bring together both military and civilian women from JBA and the NCR to provide each participant the opportunity to: present items for discussion, share personal success stories, provide and receive group mentorship, and encourage personal and professional growth.

POC: Will Sanders (DSN: 612-6318; william.b.sanders10.civ@mail.mil)

          Maj. Kathleen Tenpenny (DSN: 612-5820; kathleen.m.tenpenny.mil@mail.mil)



Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

Tuesdays in April

Military members are authorized to wear teal t-shirts as part of their utility uniform on Tuesdays during April, within the confines of the Joint Base Andrews. Civilians are encouraged to wear the teal t-shirts as well.

POC: Kari Merski & Maria Lee (301-981-1143/3449)


Volunteer Opportunity

Now to May, Tuesdays 1530-1700: Math Tutor volunteering at Imagine Andrews

Math tutors are needed at Imagine Andrews to teach approximately fifteen 7th and 8th grade students.

The commitment is one day a week through the end of May. Experience desired in order of operations, expressions, equations, functions, geometry, statistics and probability.

A background check may be required of volunteers, but the cost is reimbursable.

POC: Dr. Andria McMichael (andria.mcmichael@imagineschools.org)


Air Force COOL Roadshow

04 May 1000: Pentagon Conference Center, Rm. B6

1300: Joint Base Andrews Community Commons

These events will inform Airmen about certification options available to them.

For more information, contact the JBA Education & Training Section at 301-981-6377.


Blended Retirement System Training

The Department of Defense recognizes that quality financial education is key to making an informed decision as to whether a service member should opt-into the blended or remain under the current system. More than 740,000 currently serving active-duty members and 176,000 drilling Reserve and National Guard members are expected to opt in to the New Blended Retirement System when the choice becomes available in 2018.


06 May: 0800-1100

20 May: 0800-1100


Training is open to all DOD members – if interested, please email Joshua.giang@navy.mil


POCs:  Petty Officer Joshua Giang, NOSC Washington DC, USN


TSgt. David Riddick, 11th Wing, USAF


Ms. Connie Moore, 113 WG HQ, Airman & Family Program Manager


Petty Officer Ernesto Hernandezfonte, NAF Washington, USN


School and Sports Physicals

09-10 May 1230-1500: Pediatric Clinic @ Malcom Grow

Physicals are on a walk-in and first come, first serve basis for children ages 5-18 with no chronic medical conditions. Bring required school/sports forms, any outside immunizations records, and corrective eyewear.

Call the pediatric clinic for more information at 888-999-1212 (options 1-2)


Stress Management Classes

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

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


79th MDW Training Day Closure

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


Flu Shot

Open to all DOD/Tricare Beneficiaries ages six 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 0800-1230 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


JBA Dorm App



Personal Property Movement Information http://www.jba.af.mil/Portals/38/documents/Personal%20Property%20Information.pdf?ver=2017-04-04-131342-68

Family Advocacy Programs

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**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

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The Shack

Kong: Skull Island



Rock Dog










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2 hr 12 min

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Kong: Skull Island



The Lego Batman Movie

John Wick: Chapter 2


Power Rangers








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Rock Dog

Power Rangers



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1 hr 40 min



1 hr 20 min

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2 hr 04 min


FSS Events

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

Month of the Military Child Calendar of Events – Flyer

Military Personnel Section 
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

20 April – ID Card Section/DEERS will be down all day – Flyer
27 April – Closed for Monthly Training

The Club at Andrews 301-568-3100
14 April – 1700-1900: Family Fun Night – Flyer
16 April – 1100-1430: Easter Sunday Brunch – Flyer
27 April – 1100-1330: Bring Your Child to Work Day Lunch – Flyer
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
14 April – 1830-2100: Kiddie Art & Sip – Flyer
15 April – 1200-1600: Bunnies & Eggs – Flyer
14 April – 1900-2200: Earth Day Art & Sip – Flyer
22 April0900-1400: Earth Day Celebration – Flyer

Information, Tickets and Tours 301-981-4041
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
April – November: Aim High Run Series – Flyer
Get Fit, Stay Fit Incentive Program – Flyer

Outdoor Recreation 301-981-4109/5663
15 April – 1000-1600: Go Ape Zipline – Flyer
29 April – 1000-1600: Indoor Rock Climbing – Flyer

Library 301-981-6454
April: Drop Everything and Read Month
10-15 April: National Library Week – Flyer
15 April – 1700-2200: Gaming Tournament – Flyer
17-19 April: Spring Break at the Library – Flyer

The Courses at Andrews 301-981-4653
22 April – 0830-1400: Spring Opener

Youth 301-981-5636 and CDC 301-981-3055
1-28 April: Fill the Food Bank Food Drive – donation boxes located around base for Keystone Club
Now- 5 May: Teen Aviation Camp Application – Submit Forms to Youth Center by 5 MayForms
Now-18 May: Air Force Space Camp Application – Submit Forms to Youth Center by 18 MayForms
Now – 1 May: Summer Day Camp & Youth and Teen Camp Registration Open – Calendar

Military & Family Support Center 301-981-7087
March/April Briefing Schedule
Blended Retirement System Workshop: Unit Focused Workshops Available – Flyer

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

Joint Base Andrews Chapel Services:

Catholic Service: Tuesdays through Thursdays~1200; Sundays~0900 @ Chapel 1

Traditional Service: Sundays~0930 @ Chapel 2

Protestant Service: Sundays~1100 @ Chapel 1