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

August 2022
Kids Bowl Free Summer Program @ Bowling Center
May 2 @ 8:00 am – Aug 31 @ 8:00 pm

The Columbus AFB Bowling Center will host the Kids Bowl Free Summer Program from May 2-August 31, 2022!
How it works:
1. Visit kidsbowlfree.com to register. From the dropdown menu at the top, select “Military Bowling Centers” and find Columbus AFB. Create an account and register your child/children. 
2. Download your free bowling coupons weekly. Children ages 2-15 get two free game coupons per day that must be redeemed at each visit. $2 shoe rentals are not included with coupons. 
3. Take advantage of the Kids Bowl Free Program during Open Bowling Hours: Monday-Tuesday 0800-1000, Wednesday 1800-2000, Thursday 1500-1600, and Friday 1500-1700. 

For more info, call 434-3426!


Kids Bowl Free Program

Air Force Photo Contest @ https://forcesupport.awardsplatform.com
Aug 1 @ 12:00 am – Aug 31 @ 11:59 pm
The Annual Air Force Photo Contest will be open for submissions 1 August – 31 August, 2022! There are 5 different age categories, and 1st-3rd place in each category will win a monetary prize! For official rules and to submit your photographs, visit ColumbusAFBLiving.com/AF-Photo-Contest. 
Call Arts & Crafts at 434-7856 for more information
Air Force Photo Contest 2022
Chef K Culinary Camp @ Hunt Housing Office
Aug 15 @ 4:00 pm – Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm

The Youth Center will host Chef K Culinary Camp for ages 9 and up on August 15-19 at the Hunt Housing Office from 4-7pm! The cost is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Participants will learn about preparing meals, kitchen safety, and sanitation and cleaning. Limited spots available! Please sign up at the Youth Center by July 29. Call 434-2504 for more info!
Chef K Culinary Camp

Key Spouse Mentor Training @ A&FRC
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

If you need to complete Key Spouse Mentor training, Please call 434-2839/2790 for more information.


Single Airmen Bowl Free @ Bowling Center
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Single Airmen Bowl Free is every Thursday at the Bowling Center from 5-8pm! Single Airmen and one guest of choice may bowl up to 3 free games! No reservation needed; lanes will be first come, first served. Call 434-3426 for more info!
Shoe rentals not included. 6 bowlers max are permitted per lane.
Single Airmen Bowl Free August
EFMP Rock Painting Pizza Party @ Rebound Trampoline Park Columbus
Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This Event is for EFMP Families only. Limited to 40, must call 662-434-3323 or email: jamey.coleman.1@us.af.mil to register. Must RSVP.

Family Cosmic Unlimited Bowling @ Bowling Center
Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Family Cosmic Unlimited Bowling is every Friday from 5-6:30pm at the Bowling Center! Pay $20 per lane (5 people per lane, $2 shoe rentals included) and enjoy unlimited bowling games in a family friendly atmosphere with cosmic lights and music! A limited snack bar menu will also be available. Walk-ins welcome, or reserve a lane on the Bowling Center’s Facebook page (@ColumbusAFBBowlingCenter). Call 434-3426 for more info.

Family Cosmic Unlimited Bowling

Neon Bowling @ Bowling Center
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Neon Bowling is every Friday night at the Bowling Center from 7-10pm for adults only! Pay $10 per person ($2 shoe rentals included) for unlimited bowling games during the night! Get a strike with a neon head pin and win a prize! Specialty drinks, bottled beer, and a limited snack bar menu will be available for purchase. Walk-ins welcome, or reserve a lane on the Bowling Center’s Facebook page (@ColumbusAFBBowlingCenter). Call 434-3426 for more info.

Neon Bowling at the Bowling Center

Dept of VA Benefits & Services @ AFRC
Aug 23 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Dept of VA Benefits & Services @ AFRC


This course explains how to navigate your transition journey with Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits and services, including: supporting yourself and your family, getting career ready, finding a place to live, maintaining your health, and connecting with your community.

To register call (662) 434-2631.


Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Aug 23 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
  A workshop introducing arriving personnel and their family members to the key personnel and services located on the base. Mandatory voting assistance information is provided. Normally conducted once a month for military and civilian newcomers to the base.

. Pre-registration is required, so please contact your unit CSS to be registered. For more information, please call the A&FRC Relocation Manager at (662) 434-2701

Events are subject to change due to COVID-19, so please contact A&FRC to confirm all events