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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 

BLAZELOGOactivities 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. 

 

Want to let us know how we’re doing? Please use the Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) program to leave us feedback. Your participation in our online comment program will enter you in a monthly drawing for a chance to win a $25 gift card useable at any FSS facility on base.  Customer service is our number one priority, and we want to ensure we are doing the very best that we can to serve you!

To catch what’s going on at a Glance, check out our Calendar below.  Have a base-wide event you want to post to the calendar or constructive feedback in regards to this website itself, simply send an email to 14FSS.Marketing@us.af.mil.

 

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.

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Women in History Month Essay Contest
Women in History Month Essay Contest @ Library
Feb 8 – Mar 8 all-day
Women in History Month Essay Contest @ Library
Women in History Essay Contest. Submit a 500 word essay (grades 6-12) before March 8, winner announced at the Library on March 13 at 2 p.m. For more information call 434-2934.
Military Saves Week
Military Saves Week
Mar 1 all-day
Military Saves Week
Military Saves Week Flyer
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Mar 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration 9:00 am
Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration @ Library
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration @ Library
Celebrate Dr. Seuss Birthday at the Library with games, crafts, movie, and more. The event will be held from 9am-12pm and cake cutting at 11am. For more information 434-2934.
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Mar 2 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC
Mar 4 – Mar 8 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 … Continue reading
CMSD Job Fair 4:00 pm
CMSD Job Fair @ Brandon Central Services Center
Mar 4 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CMSD Job Fair @ Brandon Central Services Center
CMSD Job Fair 2019
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Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen 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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Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
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Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen 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
Theme Thursdays 6:00 pm
Theme Thursdays @ Columbus Club
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Theme Thursdays @ Columbus Club
Doors open at 6pm with drink and food specials. $0.45 wings.
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Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Mar 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Mar 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Spring Break at the Library
Spring Break at the Library @ Library
Mar 11 – Mar 16 all-day
Spring Break at the Library @ Library
Spend Spring Break at the Library with week-long activities. For more information call 434-2934.
Career Exploration & Planning Track 8:00 am
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Mar 11 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Conducted by CALIBRE, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notifiaction and must have minimum of 8 participates to make.  Call 434-2790 to register.  
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Happy National Pancake Day! 6:30 am
Happy National Pancake Day! @ Bowling Center
Mar 12 @ 6:30 am – 10:30 am
Happy National Pancake Day! @ Bowling Center
2 for $1 pancakes! 
Career Exploration & Planning Track 8:00 am
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Mar 12 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Conducted by CALIBRE, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notifiaction and must have minimum of 8 participates to make.  Call 434-2790 to register.  
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen 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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Federal USAJobs Workshop 9:00 am
Federal USAJobs Workshop @ A&FRC
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Federal USAJobs Workshop @ A&FRC
Workshop on writing resumes, applications, and job search. Learn how to maneuver the federal job website and prepare a federal resume. For more information or to register call 434-2790.
Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Mar 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
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Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen 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
Theme Thursdays 6:00 pm
Theme Thursdays @ Columbus Club
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Theme Thursdays @ Columbus Club
Doors open at 6pm with drink and food specials. $0.45 wings.
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St. Patrick’s Day
St. Patrick’s Day @ Bowling Center
Mar 15 all-day
St. Patrick's Day @ Bowling Center
FREE bowling all day! Green beer drinks and food available for purchase. 
Financial Fitness 11:00 am
Financial Fitness @ Airman and Family Readiness Center
Mar 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Financial Fitness @ Airman and Family Readiness Center
Explain budget, spending plans, expenses, etc. Please Call 434-2790 to register.
Financial Fitness 3:30 pm
Financial Fitness @ Airman and Family Readiness Center
Mar 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Financial Fitness @ Airman and Family Readiness Center
Explain budget, spending plans, expenses, etc. Please Call 434-2790 to register.
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Mar 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Mar 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Glow Run 6:00 pm
Glow Run @ Fitness Center
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Glow Run @ Fitness Center
Glow Run will start at the BLAZE Fit Trail and afterwards there will be after party at the Columbus Club. Food and drink specials. 
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Key Spouse Training 9:00 am
Key Spouse Training @ A&FRC
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Key Spouse Training @ A&FRC
Initial Key Spouse Training.  Call 434-2790 for details.
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Breakfast Club 6:30 am
Breakfast Club @ Columbus Club
Mar 19 @ 6:30 am – 9:00 am
Breakfast Club @ Columbus Club
Breakfast Club. Free for club members and $8 for non-club members.
Wing Newcomers Orientation 8:00 am
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Mar 19 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Wing Newcomers Orientation for newly arrived Active Duty and Civilian personnel. Spouses are encouraged to attend. Held at the Columbus Club/Event Center, for more information call (662) 434-2790.
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen 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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Smooth Move @ AFRC 10:00 am
Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
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.  
Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Mar 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
Kick Butts Health Fair 5:00 pm
Kick Butts Health Fair @ Library
Mar 20 @ 5:00 pm
Kick Butts Health Fair @ Library
Kick Butts Health Fair, all ages welcome. A national day of activism to empower youth to stand up against tobacco. For more information call 434-2504.
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BLAZE BOOK CLUB 10:00 am
BLAZE BOOK CLUB @ Library
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm
BLAZE BOOK CLUB @ Library
Pick up a copy March 21 and book club meeting is on April 18, 5 pm at the Library. 
CAPSTONE 8:00 am
CAPSTONE @ A&FRC
Mar 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
CAPSTONE @ A&FRC
The Capstone is required for ALL separating/retiring personnel and should occur no later than 90 days prior to anticipated separation/retirement; however, if a member has less than 90 days left in the military, the member should attend as soon as … Continue reading
BLAZE Book Club 5:00 pm
BLAZE Book Club @ Library
Mar 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
BLAZE Book Club @ Library
Pick up a Kindle from the Library or log on to Hoopla. An American Marriage by Tayari Jones will be discussed on March 21, 5 pm at the Library. 
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen 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
Theme Thursdays 6:00 pm
Theme Thursdays @ Columbus Club
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Theme Thursdays @ Columbus Club
Doors open at 6pm with drink and food specials. $0.45 wings.
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Fun with Furry Friends 12:00 pm
Fun with Furry Friends @ Library
Mar 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Fun with Furry Friends @ Library
Meet & greet adoptable dogs and cats. 
Boss and Buddy 3:30 pm
Boss and Buddy @ Columbus Club
Mar 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Boss and Buddy @ Columbus Club
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Mar 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Family Fun Night 6:00 pm
Family Fun Night @ Columbus Club
Mar 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Family Fun Night @ Columbus Club
Family Fun Night! Crafts, games, and bouncy castle. Food and drink specials.   
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Skydiving Trip 7:00 am
Skydiving Trip @ Outdoor Recreation
Mar 23 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
Skydiving Trip @ Outdoor Recreation
Register by March 18.
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Mar 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Key Spouse Mentor Training 9:30 am
Key Spouse Mentor Training @ A&FRC
Mar 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Key Spouse Mentor Training @ A&FRC
Key Spouse Mentor Training.  Call 434-2790 for details.
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Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen 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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Racquetball Tournament 6:00 pm
Racquetball Tournament
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 29 @ 9:00 pm
Racquetball Tournament
Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
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Hearts Apart Social 5:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social @ TBD
Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social @ TBD | Aliceville | Alabama | United States
The Hearts Apart Social program is a monthly event to provide community bonding, fun and appreciation for the families of active duty personnel who are deployed, remote, or on an extended TDY. Food and activities are provided. Call 434-2790 to … Continue reading
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen 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
Theme Thursdays 6:00 pm
Theme Thursdays @ Columbus Club
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Theme Thursdays @ Columbus Club
Doors open at 6pm with drink and food specials. $0.45 wings.
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March Madness 5K 7:00 am
March Madness 5K @ Fitness Center
Mar 29 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
March Madness 5K @ Fitness Center
 
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Paintball Battle 9:00 am
Paintball Battle @ Outdoor Recreation
Mar 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Paintball Battle @ Outdoor Recreation
E5 and up VS E4 and below. 
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Mar 30 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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