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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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National Trivia Day 11:00 am
National Trivia Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 4 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
To celebrate National Trivia Day, the Library will post trivia questions throughout the day about books/authors and movies/characters. Go to @columbusairforcebaselibrary on Facebook to participate! 
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Kite Flying Day 11:00 am
Kite Flying Day @ Columbus Air Force Base Library Facebook Page
Jan 5 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
For Kite Flying Day, we will have a kite making workshop via the Library’s Facebook page, @columbusairforcebaselibrary. After we have constructed our handmade kites, we will watch them fly from the comfort of our backyards or from the parks. The … Continue reading
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Fiber Arts with Megan 2:30 pm
Fiber Arts with Megan @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 7 @ 2:30 pm
Megan will continue her Fiber Arts demonstrations via Facebook! Join us every other Thursday in January to build on your skills, or take up a New Year’s skill that’s new to you! January 7th and 21st on @columbusairforcebaselibrary.
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Have Fun at Work Day 11:00 am
Have Fun at Work Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 8 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Work can get stressful; it doesn’t have to stay stressful! The Librarians are going to show you how we have fun at work with pictures and videos! Post yours too.
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Actualize Your Vision Day 11:00 am
Actualize Your Vision Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
To celebrate National Vision Board Day, the Librarians will create and post their own vision boards for inspiration for our patrons. We encourage you to make and post your own vision boards!
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National Dress Up Your Pet Day 11:00 am
National Dress Up Your Pet Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 14 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Share your pictures of your furry friends dressed up in funny or fancy clothes! Post them to @columbusairforcebaselibrary on Facebook.
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National Hat Day 11:00 am
National Hat Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 15 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Library encourages patrons to wear their favorite hat and show it off in a Hat Day Competition on the @columbusairforcebaselibrary Facebook page!
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Write A Letter Week
Write A Letter Week
Jan 17 – Jan 23 all-day
National Handwriting Day is January 23rd. Write a handwritten letter each day from 17-23 January. These letters can be written to your favorite Airman, barista, your best friends, or loved ones. Whomever you write, make sure the letter is written … Continue reading
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National Winnie the Pooh Day 11:00 am
National Winnie the Pooh Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
National Winnie the Pooh Day is going to be celebrated with interviews by the Librarians on their favorite characters. We will also post a reading of the famous bear’s stories with his best friends.  *These will be pre-posted, since it … Continue reading
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Penguin Awareness Day 11:00 am
Penguin Awareness Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Patrons are encouraged to dress up like penguins without actually wearing a penguin costume. The participant with the best penguin inspired outfit will win a special prize. Tune in on @columbusairforcebaselibrary on Facebook!
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Fiber Arts with Megan 2:30 pm
Fiber Arts with Megan @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 21 @ 2:30 pm
Megan will continue her Fiber Arts demonstrations via Facebook! Join us every other Thursday in January to build on your skills, or take up a New Year’s skill that’s new to you! January 7th and 21st on @columbusairforcebaselibrary.
Blaze Book Club 5:00 pm
Blaze Book Club @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Blaze Book Club will discuss The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan on January 21, 2021 via the “Blaze Book Club Discussion” group housed on the Library’s Facebook page. The book can be obtained via digital means through RB … Continue reading
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Show Us Your Shelfie Day 11:00 am
Show Us Your Shelfie Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 22 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
National Shelfie Day is the appreciation of how book shelves are organized. Books can be organized by spine colors to make an eye catching design or how we do it in our library. Share the pictures of what’s on your … Continue reading
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