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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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Recycled Art Contest 10:00 am
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 … Continue reading
**Event Suspended**Resumes and Cover Letters for Results 9:00 am
**Event Suspended**Resumes and Cover Letters for Results @ A&FRC
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
**Event Suspended**Resumes and Cover Letters for Results @ A&FRC
**Event Suspended** Workshop developing resumes and cover letters that will bring results.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
**Event Suspended**Wellness Wednesday-Communicating Emotions 11:00 am
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
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 … Continue reading
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**Event Suspended**Smooth Move @ AFRC 10:00 am
**Event Suspended**Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
**Event Suspended**Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Updated information about relocating held at AFRC. TMO, Housing, Military Pay, Billeting, Tri-Care, Medical Records, and A&FRC, spouses are encourage attend call (662) 434-2790 to register.  
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**Event Suspended** Story Time 10:00 am
**Event Suspended** Story Time
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
**Event Suspended** Story Time
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** Story Time 3:30 pm
**Event Suspended** Story Time
Apr 3 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
**Event Suspended** Story Time
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. 
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**Event Suspended** Story Time 10:00 am
**Event Suspended** Story Time
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
**Event Suspended**  Story Time
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 10:00 am
**Event Suspended** Spring Fling @ Columbus Club
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Spring Fling @ Columbus Club
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 … Continue reading
**Event Suspended**EFMP Egg Hunt Event 10:00 am
**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.
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**Virtual**Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Senior Workshop
**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; … Continue reading
Summer Camp Registration Begins! 10:00 am
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 … Continue reading
**Event Suspended** Home Run Derby 6:00 pm
**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 … Continue reading
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
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 … Continue reading
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**Virtual**Dept of VA Benefits/Services 7:30 am
**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 10:00 am
**Event Suspended** Story Time
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
**Event Suspended** Story Time
Join the Library for Story Time for ages 3-6 at 1000. Please call the Library for more information at 662-434-2934.
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**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
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 … Continue reading
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**Virtual**Department of Labor Employment Track
**Virtual**Department of Labor Employment Track @ AFRC
Apr 9 – Apr 10 all-day
**Virtual**Department of Labor Employment Track @ AFRC
0730-1600 Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop held at A&FRC is mandatory for all personnel separating or retiring, 2 Day Track for Department of Labor To register call (662) 434-2631.
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Good Friday Camp 6:30 am
Good Friday Camp
Apr 10 @ 6:30 am – 5:30 pm
Good Friday Camp
Good Friday Camp! A fun-filled day packed with a Jump-A-Thon time with 8 of ODR’s Bouncy Castles! Then Lunch & Bowl at our Bowling Center and to end off the day a Movie at the Kaye Auditorium! The camp is … Continue reading
**Event Suspended** Library Easter Egg hunt 11:00 am
**Event Suspended** Library Easter Egg hunt
Apr 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join the library for an Easter Egg Hunt, rain or shine we will have some Easter fun! For more information, please call (662) 434 – 2934.
**Event Suspended** Family Movie at the Kaye Auditorium 3:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Family Movie at the Kaye Auditorium
Apr 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Family Movie at the Kaye Auditorium
Youth Programs will be putting on a movie at Kaye Auditorium. We are inviting families to come out and share in the viewing of the movie Frozen 2. There will be popcorn and juice sold by our Torch and Keystone … Continue reading
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**Event Suspended** Story Time 10:00 am
**Event Suspended** Story Time
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
**Event Suspended**  Story Time
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.
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**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
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 … Continue reading
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Story Time 10:00 am
Story Time
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Story Time
Join the Library for Story Time for ages 3-6 at 1000. Please call the Library for more information at 662-434-2934.
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Internet Safety Course 2:00 pm
Internet Safety Course
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The world of cyber information can be frightening, especially for parents with children in mind. Librarians will walk parents through a course developed by Google on internet safety and mindfulness. This will be the first of six meetings on internet … Continue reading
Youth Book Club 4:00 pm
Youth Book Club
Apr 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Youth Book Club will meet April 15 at 1600 until 1700. The book will be Animal Farm by George Orwell.  For more information, contact the Library at 662-434-2934
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
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 … Continue reading
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Blaze Book Club 5:00 pm
Blaze Book Club
Apr 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The blaze book club will meet April 16 from 1700 until 1800. The book will be Birdbox by Josh Malerman. For more information, contact the Library at 662-434-2934.
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Story Time 10:00 am
Story Time
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Story Time
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**Financial Fitness 11:00 am
**Event Suspended**Financial Fitness
Apr 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
**Event Suspended**Financial Fitness
Topic:  Saving and Investing. Please Call 434-2790 to register.
**Event Suspended**Financial Fitness 3:30 pm
**Event Suspended**Financial Fitness
Apr 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
**Event Suspended**Financial Fitness
Topic:  Saving and Investing. Please Call 434-2790 to register.
Boss & Buddy 3:30 pm
Boss & Buddy
Apr 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Boss & Buddy
Come out to the Columbus Club and unwind for Boss & Buddy on April 17 starting at 1530. Please contact the Club for more information at 662-434-2489.
Story Time 3:30 pm
Story Time
Apr 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Story Time
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.
Namaste at the Bar 5:30 pm
Namaste at the Bar
Apr 17 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Namaste at the Bar
Stick around after Boss & Buddy and get it OM with yoga and wine at 1730 until 2000. The cost for Club members is $15 and for Non-Club members is $20. For more information, please call the Columbus Club at … Continue reading
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**Event Suspended** Tandem Skydiving 6:00 am
**Event Suspended** Tandem Skydiving
Apr 18 @ 6:00 am – 4:00 pm
**Event Suspended** Tandem Skydiving
Nothing but blue skies and green lights! Join Outdoor Recreation (ODR) on April 18 for their first tandem skydiving trip of this year. Cost is $25 per person which includes transportation, the bus leaves ODR that morning at 0600 and … Continue reading
Story Time 10:00 am
Story Time
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Story Time
Join the Library for Story Time for all ages at 1000. Please call the Library for more information at 662-434-2934.
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Story Time 10:00 am
Story Time
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Story Time
Join the Library for Story Time for ages 3-6 at 1000. Please call the Library for more information at 662-434-2934.
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Story Time 10:00 am
Story Time
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Story Time
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.
Story Time 3:30 pm
Story Time
Apr 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Story Time
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.
Lock In – Mega Phone 7:00 pm
Lock In – Mega Phone
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 25 @ 7:00 am
Lock In - Mega Phone
Join us at the YC for our annual Teen Megaphone Lock-In. This is a worldwide event that is planned annually to connect teens from Columbus AFB with other military teens to discuss issues that specifically affect YOU- a military teen … Continue reading
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Story Time 10:00 am
Story Time
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Story Time
Join the Library for Story Time for all ages at 1000. Please call the Library for more information at 662-434-2934.
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**Event Suspended**Key Spouse Training 9:00 am
**Event Suspended**Key Spouse Training @ A&FRC
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
**Event Suspended**Key Spouse Training @ A&FRC
Initial Key Spouse Training.  Call 434-2790 for details.
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Wing Newcomers Orientation 8:00 am
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Apr 28 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
The Wing Newcomers Orientation is from 8 a.m.-12:00 p.m. This event is mandatory for all newly arrived military and DoD civilian personnel This base-wide CONNECTION orientation begins at the Kaye Auditorium and consists of a guided base tour. To register, … Continue reading
Story Time 10:00 am
Story Time
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Story Time
Join the Library for Story Time for ages 3-6 at 1000. Please call the Library for more information at 662-434-2934.
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**Event Suspended**Smooth Move @ AFRC 10:00 am
**Event Suspended**Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
**Event Suspended**Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Updated information about relocating held at AFRC. TMO, Housing, Military Pay, Billeting, Tri-Care, Medical Records, and A&FRC, spouses are encourage attend call (662) 434-2790 to register.  
**Event Suspended**Key Spouse Continuing Education 11:00 am
**Event Suspended**Key Spouse Continuing Education
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
**Event Suspended**Key Spouse Continuing Education
Key Spouse Continuing Education Training.  For all Current Key Spouses. Call 434-2839 or 434-2790 for details and to RSVP.
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Heart Link/Spouse Welcome @ Airman & Family Readiness Center 8:30 am
Heart Link/Spouse Welcome @ Airman & Family Readiness Center @ A&FRC
Apr 30 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Heart Link/Spouse Welcome @ Airman & Family Readiness Center @ A&FRC
This spouse orientation program is designed for spouses new to the military or new to Columbus AFB. This is a great opportunity to increase knowledge of the Air Force mission, customs, traditions, protocols and available programs and services in a … Continue reading
**Event Suspended**Key Spouse Continuing Education 5:00 pm
**Event Suspended**Key Spouse Continuing Education
Apr 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
**Event Suspended**Key Spouse Continuing Education
Key Spouse Continuing Education Training.  For all Current Key Spouses. Call 434-2839 or 434-2790 for details and to RSVP.