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Welcome to Columbus Air Force Base, home of Team BLAZE and the 14th Flying Training Wing!   


Upon your arrival, get ready to experience southern charm and hospitality, as Columbus, Mississippi is known as “The Friendly City”. Columbus Air Force Base is located in Northeast Mississippi nearby the Tombigbee River. From the bright and sunny summers to moderate winters, everyone can enjoy a wide range of activities year-round. This website is newly designed to help you make the most out of your time here. At the top of the page you’ll see drop down menus that can give you all of the information you may need on upcoming events, organizations, as well as the local & surrounding area.

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Based on user feedback, we recently updated the calendar view default setting to “Agenda”.  If you enjoyed the monthly calendar view, simply hit the drop down menu on the right and select “Month” or choose a setting that you enjoy.

Apr
1
Wed
Recycled Art Contest
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – Apr 30 @ 5:00 pm

For the month of April, the library is hosting a recycled art contest! Make a stunning piece of art out of any combination of reused items and the library will display them! The last day of April will announce our favorites with a prize for 1st place! For more information, contact (662) 434-2934

Apr
4
Sat
**Event Suspended** Story Time
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join the Library for Story Time for ages 0-3 at 1000 & all ages at 1530. Please call the Library for more information at 662-434-2934.

**Event Suspended** Spring Fling @ Columbus Club
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

It’s time for Spring Fling again on Columbus AFB!  Join us on April 4 from 1000-1400 at the Columbus Club for a fun day of food, petting zoo, games, crafts, and much more fun! Age-appropriate Easter egg hunts are scheduled starting at 1000 and ending around 1200. For more information, contact the Youth Center at 662-434-2504.

**Event Suspended**EFMP Egg Hunt Event
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
**Event Suspended**EFMP Egg Hunt Event

Egg hunt in partnership with CDC/Youth during the Spring Fling Event.

Call 434-3323 for more details.

Apr
6
Mon
**Virtual**Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Senior Workshop @ AFRC
Apr 6 – Apr 8 all-day
**Virtual**Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Senior Workshop @ AFRC

0730-1600

Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop held at AFRC is mandatory for all personnel separating or retiring, Pre-separation counseling is required before attending. Monday; DoD Training Day(Managing MY Transition, Military Occupational Code Crosswalk, & Financial Planning for MY Transition). Tuesday; VA Benefits & Services, Wednesday; DoL One-Day. To register call (662) 434-2631.

Summer Camp Registration Begins!
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Summer Camp Registration Begins!

Summer Camp Registration begins April 6, 2020! The summer will be full of field trips, swimming, our 5 core programs: The arts, sports & fitness, health & wellness, character and leadership, and education and stem-based activities. Open Mon-Fri 0630-1730. Children that are 5 yrs old – 6th grade are eligible. Fees are based on TFI. Family’s LES’s and children’s immunizations must be provided. A tentative schedule will be provided at registration. The camp will begin on 26 May – 31 July 202. For more information, contact the Youth Center at 662-434-2504. 

**Event Suspended** Home Run Derby
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Home Run Derby

On April 6 at 1800 come to show off your skills and rep your squadron on the softball field! Each squadron will have 3 players competing for the top prize! Please RSVP by April 4 COB. For more information and event rules, please contact the Fitness Center at 662-434-2772.

**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Monday & Wednesday for 19 weeks. Lecture, quizzes, test, and skills practice. Successful completion will allow student to be eligible to sit for a national certification exam. Call 434-2790 for more information.

Apr
7
Tue
**Virtual**Dept of VA Benefits/Services @ AFRC
Apr 7 @ 7:30 am – 4:00 pm
**Virtual**Dept of VA Benefits/Services @ AFRC

Information and presentation on VA benefits.  Please call 434-2790/2631 to register

 

**Event Suspended** Story Time
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join the Library for Story Time for ages 3-6 at 1000. Please call the Library for more information at 662-434-2934.