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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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Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
May 1 @ 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
May 2 @ 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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Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC
May 6 – May 10 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
Key Spouse Training 9:00 am
Key Spouse Training @ A&FRC
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
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
May 7 @ 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
The Wing Newcomers Orientation is from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. This event is mandatory for all newly arrived military and DoD civilian personnel, and spouses are encouraged to attend. This base-wide CONNECTION orientation begins at the Kaye Auditorium and consists of a … Continue reading
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
May 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
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Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
May 8 @ 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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Military Spouse Appreciation Breakfast 8:00 am
Military Spouse Appreciation Breakfast @ Airman & Family Readiness
May 9 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Military Spouse Appreciation Breakfast @ Airman & Family Readiness
All Columbus Military Spouses are invited to an Appreciation Breakfast! Please RSVP to 662-434-2790 by May 2, 2019.
“Cancelled” Healthy/Budget Friendly Cooking Class 4:30 pm
“Cancelled” Healthy/Budget Friendly Cooking Class @ AFRC
May 9 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
"Cancelled"  Healthy/Budget Friendly Cooking Class @ AFRC
Tonight’s class has been cancelled due to instructor illness. We apologize for the inconvenience.  Thank you, Learn to cook on a budget and prepare healthy options.  Call 662-434-2790 to register.
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
May 9 @ 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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Spousal Minute to Win It 1:30 pm
Spousal Minute to Win It @ The Event Center (Columbus Club)
May 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Spousal Minute to Win It @ The Event Center (Columbus Club)
Minute to Win It Competition Military Couples. Open to the first 20 married couples to register.  (Active Duty and Spouse) Winning couple will receive a Date Night Basket Valued at $200. Call 662-434-2790 by 2 May.  Sponsored by the Community Action … Continue reading
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Career Exploration & Planning Track 8:00 am
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
May 13 @ 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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Career Exploration & Planning Track 8:00 am
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
May 14 @ 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
May 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
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Federal USAJobs Workshop 9:00 am
Federal USAJobs Workshop @ A&FRC
May 15 @ 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.
Smooth Move @ AFRC 10:00 am
Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
May 15 @ 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
May 15 @ 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.  
(STOMP) Specialized Training of Military Parents Webinar 5:00 pm
(STOMP) Specialized Training of Military Parents Webinar @ AFRC
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(STOMP) Specialized Training of Military Parents Webinar @ AFRC
This is an interactive webinar. Participants can attend the training as a webinar workshop offered at the A&FRC.   Part 2 of a 4 Part Series–Individualized Education Program & 504 Date and Time: 15 May -1700-1800 CST.    All about the … Continue reading
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CAPSTONE 8:00 am
CAPSTONE @ A&FRC
May 16 @ 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
Bundles for Babies 1:00 pm
Bundles for Babies @ A&FRC
May 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Bundles for Babies @ A&FRC
For Active Duty families assigned to Columbus AFB who are expecting or have a child up to 4 months of age. An Air Force Aid Society program with presentations about topics such as TriCare, Child Care, Breastfeeding, Car Seat Safety, … Continue reading
Military Spouse Appreciation Bowling Night 5:00 pm
Military Spouse Appreciation Bowling Night @ CAFB Bowling Center
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Military Spouse Appreciation Bowling Night @ CAFB Bowling Center
FREE bowing for CAFB military spouses and children.  Space limited to the first 20 that register.  Food and Shoe cost are not included.  Sponsored by the bowing center. Call 434-2790 to register by COB 15 May 2019
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
May 16 @ 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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Airman and Family Readiness Center Closed 12:00 pm
Airman and Family Readiness Center Closed
May 17 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Airman and Family Readiness Center Closed
The A&FRC Will be closed for an official function, 17 May from 1200-1400. Thank you and sorry for the inconvenience.
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EFMP- Shark Tooth Creek Trip 8:00 am
EFMP- Shark Tooth Creek Trip
May 18 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
EFMP- Shark Tooth Creek Trip
Trip with 14 FSS Information Tickets & Travel Call 662-434-3323 for details
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Key Spouse Mentor Training 9:30 am
Key Spouse Mentor Training @ A&FRC
May 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Key Spouse Mentor Training @ A&FRC
Key Spouse Mentor Training.  Call 434-2790 for details.
Sewing Class 4:30 pm
Sewing Class @ A&FRC
May 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Sewing Class @ A&FRC
Sewing Class by Danika Hazard
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Wing Newcomers Orientation 8:00 am
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
May 21 @ 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
The Wing Newcomers Orientation is from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. This event is mandatory for all newly arrived military and DoD civilian personnel, and spouses are encouraged to attend. This base-wide CONNECTION orientation begins at the Kaye Auditorium and consists of a … Continue reading
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
May 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
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Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
May 22 @ 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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Key Spouse Training Continuing Education 10:00 am
Key Spouse Training Continuing Education @ A&FRC
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Key Spouse Training Continuing Education @ A&FRC
Key Spouse Continuing Education Training.  For all Current Key Spouses. Call 434-3323 or 434-2790 for details.
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
May 23 @ 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
May 29 @ 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
May 30 @ 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
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