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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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Egg Scavenger Hunt 2:00 pm
Egg Scavenger Hunt @ Columbus Air Force Base Community
Apr 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Library is hiding Easter eggs all over the base! Find one and return it to the Library for a prize!
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International Children’s Book Day 10:00 am
International Children’s Book Day @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
To celebrate International Children’s Book Day, the Librarians will read their favorite childhood books. Join us on our Facebook page, @columbusairforcebaselibrary, to see what everyone chooses.
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National Library Workers’ Day 10:00 am
National Library Workers’ Day @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Get to know your Librarians on this day during National Library Week. The Librarians will talk about what brought them to the CAFB Library, what they like about their jobs, their favorite books, and much more! Join the conversation on … Continue reading
Story Time at the Park 10:00 am
Story Time at the Park @ Freedom Park
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am
Join the Library for a socially-distanced story time at Freedom Park, every Tuesday in April at 10am!
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Story Walk
Story Walk @ Base Walking Trail (Blaze Fit Trail)
Apr 7 all-day
To help celebrate National Walking Day, the Library will implement a Story Walk on the walking trail! Walk through the story one page at a time.
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Fiber Arts with Megan 1:00 pm
Fiber Arts with Megan @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm
Fiber Arts with Megan @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Join Librarian Megan on the Library’s Facebook page (@columbusairforcebaselibrary) for tips, tricks, and patterns in the world of crochet.
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National Unicorn Day 1:00 pm
National Unicorn Day @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Apr 9 @ 1:00 pm
National Unicorn Day @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Tune in to the Library’s Facebook page, @columbusairforcebaselibrary, for a story time all about the majestic, mythical unicorn.
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Story Time at the Park 10:00 am
Story Time at the Park @ Freedom Park
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am
Join the Library for a socially-distanced story time at Freedom Park, every Tuesday in April at 10am!
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Take a Moment 10:00 am
Take a Moment @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Take a Moment @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Take a moment and laugh a bit. We’re celebrating the International Moment of Laughter on our Facebook page (@columbusairforcebaselibrary) with funny video posts, jokes, stories, and even medical research showing why laughter is so important to your health.
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World Art Day 10:00 am
World Art Day @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
World Art Day @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
To celebrate the many forms of art around the world, send a photo or video via email (14fss.fsdl.library@us.af.mil) to be highlighted on the Library’s Facebook page (@columbusairforcebaselibrary). The Librarians will be posting information about art around the world and discussing … Continue reading
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Things to See Around the World 10:00 am
Things to See Around the World @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Things to See Around the World @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
In honor of the International Day of Monuments and Sites, show and tell on the Library’s Facebook page (@columbusairforcebaselibrary) about the different monuments or sites you have been able to visit and see.
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Story Time at the Park 10:00 am
Story Time at the Park @ Freedom Park
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am
Join the Library for a socially-distanced story time at Freedom Park, every Tuesday in April at 10am!
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Blaze Book Club 4:00 pm
Blaze Book Club
Apr 21 @ 4:00 pm
Blaze Book Club
Join the Blaze Book Club discussion taking place on the Library’s Facebook page (@columbusairforcebaselibrary) and talk about this month’s Blaze Book Club pick, “On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous,” by Ocean Vuong.
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Fiber Arts with Megan 1:00 pm
Fiber Arts with Megan @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm
Fiber Arts with Megan @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Join Librarian Megan on the Library’s Facebook page (@columbusairforcebaselibrary) for tips, tricks, and patterns in the world of crochet.
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Story Time at the Park 10:00 am
Story Time at the Park @ Freedom Park
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am
Join the Library for a socially-distanced story time at Freedom Park, every Tuesday in April at 10am!
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