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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!

Sep
3
Fri
Bowling Lanes and Snack Bar OPEN @ Bowling Center
Sep 3 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

The Bowling Lanes and the Snack Bar at the Bowling Center will be open on Friday, September 3rd from 11am-6pm! Bowling is $15 per hour per lane and shoe rentals are $2 per pair. Reserve a lane on the Bowling Center’s Facebook page (@ColumbusAFBBowlingCenter) or call 434-3426! Walk-ins will be accepted depending on availability.Eat Drink Bowl September 3

Sep
7
Tue
StoryTime @ Your Library @ CAFB Library
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am

Join the Library for StoryTime every Tuesday at 10am for ages 3-6!

September StoryTime

Sep
8
Wed
Federal USAJobs Workshop @ A&FRC
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

usajobsWorkshop on writing resumes, applications, and job search. Learn how to maneuver the federal job website and prepare a federal resume.

Class size limited to 10, Masks are required.

Must sign up in advance–call 434-2631 or 434-2790.

Wellness Wednesday @ A&FRC
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Wellness Wednesday is designed to utilize lectures, discussions, and experiential learning activities to increase awareness and knowledge about the selected topic

 

Sep
9
Thu
Key Spouse Initial Training via Zoom @ A&FRC
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Key Spouse Initial Training via Zoom @ A&FRC

<>Initial Key Spouse Training.  Call 662-434-2839 or 662-434-2790 for details.

<https://www.columbusafbliving.com/airmen-family-readiness-center/key-spouse-program/

Sep
13
Mon
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC
Sep 13 – Sep 17 all-day
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) 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. Seminars on: Transition, Military Occupational Code Crosswalk, Financial Planning, Health Benefits, MS Dept of Employment Security, Dept of Veterans Affairs, Disabled TAP, Dept of Labor TAP portion. Preseparation counseling is required before attending. Recommend attendance 8 – 12 months prior to separation/retirement. Spouses are encouraged to attend with their sponsor. To register call (662) 434-2631.

Intramural Flag Football Season Kickoff @ TBD (call Fitness Center)
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm

Come out and support your squadron during the Intramural Flag Football Season hosted by the Fitness Center! Games will begin on Monday night, Sept 13 at 6pm! Call 434-2772 for more info.

Intramural Flag Football Season Begins

Sep
14
Tue
StoryTime @ Your Library @ CAFB Library
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am

Join the Library for StoryTime every Tuesday at 10am for ages 3-6!

September StoryTime

Sep
16
Thu
Music on the Patio @ A&FRC
Sep 16 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 am

Sep
17
Fri
Air Force Birthday 5K @ Fitness Center
Sep 17 @ 7:00 am

Celebrate the birth month of the Air Force with a 5K fun run at the Fitness Center!

Air Force Birthday 5K