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

Get ready to experience southern charm and hospitality in Columbus, Mississippi, 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, there is a wide range of activities year-round. 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 and surrounding area.

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Our mission is to cultivate Airmen to be innovative leaders, create the world’s most advanced military pilots, and connect to each other, our families, and community. 

Welcome to Team BLAZE!

May
10
Mon
National Women’s Check-up Day @ Youth Center
May 10 all-day
National Women's Check-up Day @ Youth Center

Family Advocacy will run the Smart Girls Program. Call the Youth Center at 662-434-2504 for more details.

May
11
Tue
Foam Roller Day @ Youth Center
May 11 all-day
Foam Roller Day @ Youth Center

Youth will learn to relieve stiff muscles and soreness through the use of tennis balls/foam rollers. Call the Youth Center at 662-434-2504 for more details.

May
12
Wed
Bike Day @ Youth Center
May 12 all-day
Bike Day @ Youth Center

Youth will bring their bikes to the Youth Center and go for a ride! Call the Youth Center at 662-434-2504 for more details.

National School Nurse Day @ Youth Center
May 12 all-day
National School Nurse Day @ Youth Center

Call the Youth Center at 662-434-2504 for more details.

May
13
Thu
National Frog Jumping Day @ Youth Center
May 13 all-day
National Frog Jumping Day @ Youth Center

Youth will have a frog race! Call the Youth Center at 662-434-2504 for more details.

May
14
Fri
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Celebration @ Youth Center
May 14 all-day
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Celebration @ Youth Center

Youth will learn to make authentic cultural dishes and hula dance! Call the Youth Center at 662-434-2504 for more details.

May
19
Wed
Emergency Medical Services for Children Day @ Youth Center
May 19 all-day
Emergency Medical Services for Children Day @ Youth Center

Call the Youth Center at 662-434-2504 for more details.

National Juice Slush Day @ Youth Center
May 19 all-day
National Juice Slush Day @ Youth Center

Youth will make homemade slushes! Call the Youth Center at 662-434-2504 for more details.

Pre-School Orientation @ Youth Center
May 19 all-day
Pre-School Orientation @ Youth Center

CDC 5 year olds will spend a morning with the School Age Program! Call the Youth Center at 662-434-2504 for more details.

Pre-School Orientation @ Youth Center
May 19 @ 10:00 am

Children that are enrolled in the Pre-School Program at the CDC will get a chance to visit the Youth Center! Parents of children entering into Pre-K and Kindergarten in the 2021-2022 school year are encouraged to attend! Guest speakers from the county and city school districts will be available for a discussion in the Youth Center Gym.

Guest Speakers: 
Kristie Jones – Title I Supervisor
Rhonda Locke – Assistant Special Education Supervisor
Dr. Susan Johnson – Assistant Superintendent
Jessica Smith – Caledonia Elementary Parent Coordinator
Terilyn Smith & Natasha Cheeks – ELA / Reading Coaches
Debbie Murray – District Assessment, Curriculum, & Professional Development Coordinator

Pre-School Orientation at the Youth Center