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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!

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CANCELLED Wing Newcomers Orientation 8:00 am
CANCELLED Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Oct 5 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
CANCELLED 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. . … Continue reading
StoryTime at the Park 10:00 am
StoryTime at the Park @ Freedom Park
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am
StoryTime at the Park @ Freedom Park
StoryTime at the Park is back! Meet at Freedom Park every Tuesday at 10am for a story read by your Librarians! If it rains, StoryTime will be in the Library. For more info, call 434-2934!
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Key Spouse Mentor Training (via Zoom) 9:30 am
Key Spouse Mentor Training (via Zoom) @ A&FRC
Oct 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Key Spouse Mentor Training (via Zoom) @ A&FRC
If you need to complete Key Spouse Mentor training, Please call 434-2839/2790 for more information.  
Wellness Wednesday 11:00 am
Wellness Wednesday @ A&FRC
Oct 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wellness Wednesday @ A&FRC
Topic: Stress Management Wellness Wednesday is designed to utilize lectures, discussions, and experiential learning activities to increase awareness and knowledge about the selected topic  
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Music on the Patio 5:00 am
Music on the Patio @ A&FRC
Oct 7 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 am
Music on the Patio @ A&FRC
“Cancelled” Heart Link/Spouse Welcome Via Zoom 8:30 am
“Cancelled” Heart Link/Spouse Welcome Via Zoom @ A&FRC
Oct 7 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
"Cancelled" Heart Link/Spouse Welcome Via Zoom @ 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
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Neon Bowling 7:00 pm
Neon Bowling @ Bowling Center
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Neon Bowling @ Bowling Center
Neon Bowling is back on Fridays from 7-10pm! Pay $10 per person for unlimited bowling! Get a strike with a neon head pin and win a prize! Beer and mixed drinks will also be available for purchase and the snack … Continue reading
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Key Spouse Continuing Education via Zoom 10:00 am
Key Spouse Continuing Education via Zoom
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Key Spouse Continuing Education via Zoom
Key Spouse Continuing Education Training.  For all Current Key Spouses. Call 434-2839 or 434-2790 for details and to RSVP.
StoryTime at the Park 10:00 am
StoryTime at the Park @ Freedom Park
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am
StoryTime at the Park @ Freedom Park
StoryTime at the Park is back! Meet at Freedom Park every Tuesday at 10am for a story read by your Librarians! If it rains, StoryTime will be in the Library. For more info, call 434-2934!
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Resumes and Cover Letters for Results 9:00 am
Resumes and Cover Letters for Results @ A&FRC
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Resumes and Cover Letters for Results @ A&FRC
Workshop developing resumes and cover letters that will bring results.  Please call 662-434-2790 to register.
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Music on the Patio 5:00 am
Music on the Patio @ A&FRC
Oct 14 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 am
Music on the Patio @ A&FRC
SBA Entrepreneurship Track 8:00 am
SBA Entrepreneurship Track @ A&FRC
Oct 14 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
SBA Entrepreneurship Track @ A&FRC
Entrepreneurship Track 2 day, workshop conducted by the Small Business Administration (SBA) for veterans interested starting up and operating their own business. Must register at least 10 days in advance, government contractor require 10 day notice and minimum of 8 … Continue reading
Parenting Class: Parenting Teens 12:00 pm
Parenting Class: Parenting Teens @ Youth Center
Oct 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Parenting Class: Parenting Teens @ Youth Center
Come to the Youth Center on October 14th from 12-1pm for a parenting class on parenting teens! If you can’t make it, tune in to the class on Zoom at tinyurl.com/3xh6658r FULL LINK: magellanhealth.zoom.us/j/94053509630?pwd=c2crNkRSbVovTGJjTUYrbGtrcTlEQT09
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SBA Entrepreneurship Track 8:00 am
SBA Entrepreneurship Track @ A&FRC
Oct 15 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
SBA Entrepreneurship Track @ A&FRC
Entrepreneurship Track 2 day, workshop conducted by the Small Business Administration (SBA) for veterans interested starting up and operating their own business. Must register at least 10 days in advance, government contractor require 10 day notice and minimum of 8 … Continue reading
Neon Bowling 7:00 pm
Neon Bowling @ Bowling Center
Oct 15 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Neon Bowling @ Bowling Center
Neon Bowling is back on Fridays from 7-10pm! Pay $10 per person for unlimited bowling! Get a strike with a neon head pin and win a prize! Beer and mixed drinks will also be available for purchase and the snack … Continue reading
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Strength Competition 9:00 am
Strength Competition @ Alpha Warrior Tent
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am
Strength Competition @ Alpha Warrior Tent
Prove how well conditioned you are at the Strength Competition held at the Alpha Warrior Tent on Saturday, October 16 at 9am! Competitors will be timed as they complete a series of exercises. The competitor with the best time will … Continue reading
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Wing Newcomers Orientation 8:00 am
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 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. . … Continue reading
StoryTime at the Park 10:00 am
StoryTime at the Park @ Freedom Park
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am
StoryTime at the Park @ Freedom Park
StoryTime at the Park is back! Meet at Freedom Park every Tuesday at 10am for a story read by your Librarians! If it rains, StoryTime will be in the Library. For more info, call 434-2934!
Pumpkin Carving Contest 11:00 am
Pumpkin Carving Contest @ Commons
Oct 19 @ 11:00 am
Pumpkin Carving Contest @ Commons
Carve a pumpkin with the Library in the Commons on October 19th at 11am! All ages are welcome to participate! Call 434-2934 for more info.  
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Key Spouse Initial Training via Zoom 9:00 am
Key Spouse Initial Training via Zoom @ A&FRC
Oct 20 @ 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/
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Hearts Apart Social for families of Deployed/Remote 6:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social for families of Deployed/Remote @ A&FRC
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social for families of Deployed/Remote @ A&FRC
When: 22 Oct 21 from 6-8pm What: “Movie on the Patio” (Disney/Pixar’s COCO) on the big screen Where: Airman & Family Readiness Center back patio Why: Cause you’re AWESOME! How: Easy.  It’s FREE!  Just show up and enjoy Fire Pit … Continue reading
Neon Bowling 7:00 pm
Neon Bowling @ Bowling Center
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Neon Bowling @ Bowling Center
Neon Bowling is back on Fridays from 7-10pm! Pay $10 per person for unlimited bowling! Get a strike with a neon head pin and win a prize! Beer and mixed drinks will also be available for purchase and the snack … Continue reading
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Spooky 5K 9:00 am
Spooky 5K @ Fitness Center
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am
Spooky 5K @ Fitness Center
Join the Fitness Center for the Spooky 5K on Saturday, October 23 at 9am! Dress up in your favorite spooky or silly costume! Call the Fitness Center at 434-2772 for more info.
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Fall Coat Drive 8:00 am
Fall Coat Drive @ Youth Center
Oct 25 @ 8:00 am – Oct 29 @ 5:00 pm
Fall Coat Drive @ Youth Center
The CAFB Torch Club and Keystone Club will be collecting fall and winter coats for all ages on Oct. 25-29 to donate to the Salvation Army! Drop off your donations at the Youth Center by COB Oct 29 to make … Continue reading
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StoryTime at the Park 10:00 am
StoryTime at the Park @ Freedom Park
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am
StoryTime at the Park @ Freedom Park
StoryTime at the Park is back! Meet at Freedom Park every Tuesday at 10am for a story read by your Librarians! If it rains, StoryTime will be in the Library. For more info, call 434-2934!
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Music on the Patio 5:00 am
Music on the Patio @ A&FRC
Oct 28 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 am
Music on the Patio @ A&FRC
Plan My Move- Smooth Move 10:00 am
Plan My Move- Smooth Move @ A&FRC
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Plan My Move- Smooth Move @ 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) 434-2701 or 662-434-2790 to register.  
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We Own Friday: Escape Room Field Trip 6:00 pm
We Own Friday: Escape Room Field Trip @ Youth Center
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
We Own Friday: Escape Room Field Trip @ Youth Center
This month’s We Own Friday Event for teens will be a field trip to Paradox Challenge Rooms and PYRO’S Fire Fresh Pizza in Tupelo! The cost per teen is $40, and entrance fees and dinner are included! Sign up at … Continue reading
Spooky Neon Booo-ling 7:00 pm
Spooky Neon Booo-ling @ Bowling Center
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Spooky Neon Booo-ling @ Bowling Center
Spooky Neon BOOO-ling will be on Friday, October 29 from 7-10pm at the Bowling Center! Pay only $10 for unlimited bowling all night including shoes! Prizes will be given for best Halloween costumes! Beer and mixed drinks will be available … Continue reading
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