Events

 

Current Events
Please click on our calendar for the monthly event calendar.
Vist each facility's page to learn more about ongoing events.

OH Yes! Weekly 25 Mar
Tiger Tales - 19 Mar

Airman & Family Readiness Center  •  Aquatics  •  Child Development Center 
Club
  •  Dining Facility  • Family Child Care  •  Fitness Center • 
Golf  •  Grassy Pond
Information Learning Center (Education Center)  •  Marketing  
 the SHOP (Recreation, Auto, Crafts, Equipment)
the SPOT (Bowling, Community Ctr, ITT, Outdoor Adventures)  • 
Youth Programs  

 



 

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    Airman's Attic. Effective 1 Apr, the Sat dates for Airman's Attic will be opened to ALL ranks. Airman's Attic is located in Bldg 908, with hours of operation as follows:
Tues & Thurs: 10 am - 2 pm (E1 - E5 only)
First Sat of Each Month: 10 am - 2 pm (ALL RANKS)

   Volunteers Needed! The Airman's Attic is recruiting volunteers to work from 10 am to 2 pm each Tues & Thur, and the first Sat of each month from 9 am to 1 pm. Child Care costs can be covered through the Air Force Aid Volunteer Child Care Program, utilizing the Family Child Care Providers. If you are interested, please contact the Airman & Family Readiness Center. 

  
EFMP Coffee Connection. Family support meet and greet working group for events and support to connect with other families. First Fri of every month. 3 Apr, 9 - 10 am due to the ACC Family Day.  


   Smooth Move Workshop. Helps member to be more prepared for PCS moves. 15 Apr, 9 to 11 am. Sign up by calling today!

   
Transition GPS. This 5-day workshop is designed to prepare those leaving the military with employment skills necessary to secure employment in the civilian sector. Attendees will learn the job process, understand vacancy announcements, resume preparation, the job interview, salary negotiation, and other valuable skills. The workshop will be held 6 - 10 and 20 - 24 Apr starting each morning at 8 am. Please call to sign up, seating is limited.

    Private Sector Resumé. Workshop tailored to private sector resumés for private businesses. This workshop held 16 Apr at 1 pm.

     Newcomer's Orientation (formerly Right Start). Inprocessing and newcomer orientation is held two Tuesdays per month at the Moody Field Club. This is a mandatory briefing for active duty personnel, and spouses are highly encouraged to attend. Right Start will be held 7 and 21 Apr at 7:30 am. 

     Group Preseparation Counseling. Accomplished using the DD Form 2648 checklist which covers Employment Assistance, Veteran Benefits, Relocation, etc. This mandatory briefing is required for every member separating or retiring from the military and is a prerequisite for attending the TAP seminar. This class needs to be scheduled 90 days or more prior to your actual separation date. The dates for this workshop are Each Tues, from 9 - 11 am. Please call to reserve your seat.

    Ditching the Dorms. Thurs, 9 Apr, 10 am. Held the 2nd Thurs of each month, this workshop is designed to prepare Airmen for the financial changes that occur when moving out of the dorms. Bring your most recent end of month LES and be ready to complete a personalized spending plan. Finishing the course meets the requirement for the Personalized Financial Management Review and Recommendation. Reserve your seat today!


   
Spouse Predeployment. Mon, 6 Apr, 10 am. For spouses whose sponsor is deploying or deployed to receive information about the different services available and to give them an opportunity to ask questions, meet staff and tour facility.

   Spouse Reintegration. Mon, 20 Apr, 10 am. Addresses the issues associated with adjusting to home life, reconnecting with family, adjusting to work and being separated from a deployment environment.

   Cancer Support Group. This support group will meet the 3rd Wed of each month, 18 Mar,  in the A&FRC with a goal to provide information, comfort, teach coping skills, help reduce anxiety and a place for people to share common concerns and receive emotional support.

   AFW2 Caregiver Support. Thurs, 26 Mar, 10 am. Provide support through training, peer networking, and community support for the caregivers of AFW2 members. Held monthly at Golf Course Grill meeting room.

   Federal Employment Workshop. Fri, 17 Apr, 9 am. Learn the mechanics of developing your federal resume. Participants will learn how to determine their eligibility, search for a job, how to self-nominate for vacancies, and how to properly format the resume and supplemental information. Please call to reserve your seat.

   Living in the New Normal Institute (LINN-I). 25 - 26 Mar, 8 am - 4 pm. The Military Child Education Coalition presents a two-day institute outlining specific community resources, deployment information and practical strategies for encouraging resilience in all children. Institute is FREE for participants and includes working lunch each day. For more information, including how this can count for Continuing Education Unit credit, contact A&FRC. Register by logging on to www.MilitaryChild.org/training

    Volunteer Fair. Wed, 1 Apr, 10 am - 2 pm. Looking for volunteer opportunities on or off base? Join us in Bldg 400 Conference Room! Learn how you can help and get FREE LUNCH from 11 am to 1 pm!

   Volunteer Recognition Ceremony. Moody's quality of life is enriched by each volunteer's gift of time, energy and talent. Volunteering plays a key role in connecting people to one another, creating healthier families and better communities. Team Moody is invited to support and applaud our volunteers at the Hoffman Auditorium, Thurs, 9 Apr, 9 am - 11 am. 

   Spring Fling. Fri, 10 Apr, 6 - 8 pm. Airman & Family Readiness Center and the Chapel invites EFMP, deployed and remote families to a Spring Fling dance for Month of the Military Child! Celebrate with activities including music, food and games, while connecting with other families in Bldg 400 Event Room! RSVP by 6 Apr.

   Bundles for Babies. 15 Apr, 9 am - 12 pm. Labor, delivery and caring for your newborn. Financial awareness of the cost for raising a child. Stress management for new parents. Car seat safety. Participants receive a FREE bundle from AFAS.

   Kids on the Move. Thurs, 16 Apr, 4 - 5:30 pm. This class is geared toward children who will be PCSing. Taught at the Youth Center in 2 groups: 5 - 12 year olds and 13 - 18 year olds. Class will offer education, handouts and other items.

    Microsoft Office Trainings. Spouses of Air Force Active Duty are invited to join us for a series of trainings in the Microsoft Office Suite of software to provide tools to be competitive in the local job market. Classes will be taught by Wiregrass Technical College.Students will get a certificate of completion for each class - attend all four to receive your Microsoft Diploma! Class space is limited, reserve your spot today. 
 
WORD. 15 Apr, 8:30 am - 4 pm. Topics include word processing concepts, customizing documents, formatting content, working with visual content, organizing content, reviewing documents, sharing and securing content

 EXCEL. 16 Apr, 8:30 am - 4 pm. Topics and assignments include spreadsheet concepts, creating and manipulating data, formatting data and content, creating and modifying formulas, presenting data visually and collaborating and securing data.
 ACCESS. 22 Apr, 8:30 am - 4 pm.  Topics and assignments include database concepts, structuring databases, creating and formatting database elements, entering and modifying data, creating and modifying queries, presenting and sharing data, and managing and maintaining databases.
 PUBLISHER. 23 Apr, 8:30 am - 4 pm. Topics include desktop publishing concepts, basic graphic design, layout and practical applications.

   Military Child Financial Workshop.  22 Apr, 5 - 6 pm. Workshop in support of the Month of the Military Child.

   The 5 Love Languages of Children. Lunch & Learn, 13 Apr, 11:30 am - 1 pm. Parents will be instructed on the Book "The 5 Love Languages of Children" and will be given a book to take home.  Bring your lunch and spend it with us!

   The 5 Love Languages of Teens. Lunch & Learn, 27 Apr, 11:30 am - 1 pm. Parents will be instructed on the Book "The 5 Love Languages of Teens" and will be given a book to take home.  Bring your lunch and spend it with us!

   Customer Contact Skills. Thurs, 30 Apr, 8:30 am - 4 pm. Topics include customer service face-to-face, critical thinking, telephone service skills, sales skills, managing the difficult customer, serving the multicultural customer, value added approach, simulations, and assessment.

   CLOSED for Training. A&FRC will be closed 2 and 16 Apr, 7:30 -11:30 am for training.

Call 257-3333 for more information on Airman & Family Readiness Center.




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   Indoor Pool Winter Hours. Day passes and punch cards may be purchased at the SHOP or at the Indoor Pool during business hours. Pool will be closed Fri - Sun.
Prices
Lap Swim Admission $4 per session
Pool Punch Card $30 for 10 Visits
Swim Lessons
Mon - Thurs, 3 - 6 pm
4 sessions, 30 minutes each
$65 group, $80 private
Lap Swim
Mon - Thurs, 11 am - 1 pm, 4:30 - 6:30 pm

   Spring Break STAYcation: Indoor Swim Party. Mon, 30 Mar, 2 - 4 pm. Join us for a parent and youth swim party! Music, games, give-a-ways and tons of water fun! Note: Minimum depth of the indoor pool is 4 feet. Life vests will be available for free use for non-swimmers. Open to the first 40 participants. $4 per person (ages 4 and under are free). Register Today!


Call 834-8851 for more information on Aquatics.




     

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    Need full time care? CDC has immediate openings for full time care in several age groups! If you are interested in enrolling your child, age 6 weeks through preschool come by the CDC, Bldg 210, for a tour and additional information.

   
Hourly Care. Looking for time to go to the gym, out to lunch with friends or have a medical appointment? Moody Child Development Center has hourly care spaces available! Reservations can be made two weeks in advance or same day.  The hourly care fee is $5 an hour per child. All registration paper work must filled out and returned to the program prior to your child attending to include a current immunization record as well as H1N1 and Influenza vaccine documentation. If your child has a special need, child's physician will need to complete a Special Needs Package to be approved by our program medical advisor. Care space is available for children 1-4 years of age, as well as 6-12 months.  Call to make reservations or to request a tour of the facility!

     Give Parents a Break.  Air Force Aid Society’s respite care program for youth ages 6 weeks to 4 years (CDC) and in kindergarten through age 12 (Youth Center) will be on Sat, 18 Apr, from 10 am to 4 pm. To be eligible to use the program your child must have a current referral and the required documentation must be filled and returned to the program prior to making reservations.  This documentation must also include a current immunization record.  As a reminder, for those children remaining in the program after 4 pm, an additional charge of $1/minute will be assessed as a late fee. The Air Force Aid Society is not responsible for paying these late fees; but rather it will be the direct responsibility of the parents.  If you incur a late fee charge, this fee must be paid prior to you being able to utilize the Given Parents A Break Program again.  For more information and to make reservations please call.
     Eligible families include those where a parent is feeling stress due to:
     -The military member being deployed, on an extended TDY or on a remote tour of duty
     -A family crisis or emergency such as serious illness of family member, death in the family, extended illness of family members, birth of a new baby, etc.
     -Having a child with special needs
     -Unique circumstances or hardship

    Month of the Military Child. Help us celebrate all month!
Fri, 3 Apr: Build a "Hero" Sandwich. Kick of our month long celebration with our annual build Your Own Sandwich event during lunch service. We will enjoy family style dining and discussions about the military hero in each child's life. Sign up to join us in your child's classroom and be sure to ask them what time lunch will be served.
Fri, 10 Apr: CDC Sports Day. Our version of Super Sports Day! Families may come and participate in various sporting events with their child at different times throughout the day. Check with your child's teacher for details.
Fri, 17 Apr: Painting Frenzy. How many ways can we paint? Q-tips, toothbrushes, sponges, golf balls, fly swatters. You name it and we will be painting with it!  Parents, please join us in this frenzy of creativity! Pre-K at 2 pm and CDC at 3 pm.
Fri, 24 Apr: A Sticky Mess. Finish off Month of the Military Child  with a mess! We'll whip up concoctions that are sticky, wet, rubbery and more! Parents are
 invited to get gooped, globed and glued, too! Pre-K at 2 pm and the CDC at 3 pm.


Call 257-9220 for more information on the Child Development Center.




 

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    The Moody Field Club has FREE WiFi!

   
Friday Member Appreciation Night. Let us show you how much we appreciate our Club members. Stop in Fri, 10 Apr, 5 to 6 pm for Member Appreciation Night! Members, enjoy a FREE chef's special dinner! Dinner is $3 for all others.

   
Italian Lunch Buffet. Wed, 15 Apr, 11 am to 1 pm. $7 members, $9 nonmembers. chicken alfredo, lasagna, carrots, garlic bread, salad, corn, and sea salt & caramel gelato.

   Easter Brunch and Egg Hunt. Hop in for brunch from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm on Sun, 5 Apr! Buffet featuring omelet & waffle station, breakfast items, baked ham, baked chicken, roast beef with au jus, shrimp & grits, rice pilaf, baked potato, sweet corn, glazed carrots, southern style green beans and assorted desserts. Reservations encouraged. $16.95 Adults, $9.95 Children 10 and under.

   
35¢ Wing Nite.  Every Wed from 4:30 to 7 pm. in the Tigers' Den. Choice of six sauces: hot, mild, teriyaki, honey mustard, Cajun and BBQ.

    BINGO. Play Bar Bingo each Wed and Fri at 5:20 pm.  

   Win Big! Try our easy and fun touchscreen game systems and win BIG! Prizes as high as $250 and are paid the same day! Multiple players can win daily. Preloaded cards purchased at the register. Must be over 18 to play. 4 machines available during lunch, 11 am to 1:30 pm, Mon - Fri - with play as little as 5 cents!

    Taco Thurs. $1.25 tacos in the Tiger's Den! Each Thurs, 4:30 - 7 pm.


    Social Hour. Join us for some food and fun in the Ding Hao Lounge! First Fri of every month at 4 - 6 pm.

    Airman's Lunch Specials!
Grill Line Airman Specials (E1 - E4):
- Chicken Strips Basket, 3 Tenders/Fries/Drink - $6
- Wing Basket, 4 wings/Fries/Drink - $6
- Cheeseburger Combo, Cheeseburger/Fries/Drink - $6
- Garden Special, Garden Salad/Cup of Soup/Drink - $6
- Two Cheese Special, 2 Grilled Cheese Sandwiches/Fries/Drink - $6
Hot Line Airman Special (E1 - E4):
- Entrée/2 Sides/Roll/ Drink for $6.75

Wright Brothers

Hot Line
Mondays: All American
Tuesdays: Mexican
Wednesdays: Asian
Thursdays: Italian
Fridays: Southern

March Daily Grill Special: Hot Brown (open faced sandwich with turkey, bacon, cheese and mornay sauce
 on toasted sourdough) with Fries - $7.95


Call 257-3792 for more information on the Club.

 


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    DFAC Closure. Georgia Pines Dining Facility is closed temporarily for renovations. Check out the golf course, the SPOT and Moody Field Club for $5 and $6 meal options!

Call 257-3651 for more information on the Georgia Pines Dining Facility. 

 


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     Are You Living In Base Housing & Interested In Becoming An FCC Provider? The Moody AFB Family Child Care (FCC) Program is accepting applications for a new FCC Provider in base housing. This is an exciting opportunity to support the mission here at Moody, receive free childcare training, and bring extra income into your home. If you are a resident of Magnolia Grove or Quiet Pines and are interested in becoming an FCC Provider, please contact the FCC Office at 229-257-3907.

   
Child Care. If you are in need of full-time childcare, part-time, hourly, swings, mid-shift, evenings or weekend childcare, Family Child Care (FCC) is here to serve your need. Our Air Force Licensed and Affiliate providers can care for children with special needs, infants, and school age children. We even offer free Extended Child Care (ECC) for extended duty (EDC), returning from deployment (RHC), and primary UTA Reservist weekends (HCC). 

    Unlicensed Childcare.
Anyone who resides in base housing and cares for children for more than 10 hours per week or on a regular basis, whether paid or not, must be licensed by the Mission Support Group commander.  Individuals providing unlicensed care for children in their housing units risk losing the privilege of residing in base housing.

Call 257-3907 for more information on Family Child Care.




 

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   Fitness Center Shower Renovations. The women's locker room project is now COMPLETE and all facilities are fully functioning! The men's shower renovations began 23 Feb and 50% of the showers will still be available during this  project. We apologize for the inconvenience!

   FAC Summer Hours. Effective 1 Apr, the FAC's daily sessions will be Mon - Fri, 6:30 and 9 am, with the following day changes for the 1 and 1.5 mile walk testing:
   Mon- Blue Track, runners only
   Tues, Wed, Thurs- Stone Rd, runners only
   Fri- Blue Track, 2K walk testing only

   April Fool's 5K Run. Fitness is no joke! Wed, 1 Apr, 7:05 am.

   Kickball Tournament. Fri, 10 Apr, 2 pm. 4 teams minimum. Must preregister by Thurs, 9 Apr.

   Dodgeball Tournament. Let's dodge! Fri, 24 Apr, 2 pm. 6 teams minimum. Must preregister by Thurs, 23 Apr.

   FREE Fitness Classes! The Fitness Center has expanded the availability of FREE classes! Schedule now includes PT Prep, Circuit Training, Mommy Boot Camp and Body Toning with Abs. Check out the full monthly calendar schedule link on our facility page!

   
Gump Running Club. Log your miles everytime you run (inside, outside, track or treadmill)and earn prizes when you reach preset mile markers! Stop by the Fitness Center front desk for more information, complete rules and score card. Prizes are limited and are available on a first come, first serve basis. Brought to you by Freedom I Fitness Center and the HAWC. Click here for Rules & Restrictions.

  
Fitness on Request. Fitness on Request has been installed and is available at the Fitness Annex! This program is currently being used in over 80 military facilities around the world and offers over 50 classes including Kinetics, TKO, Zumba and more! Enjoy the benefits of classes available throughout the day on your schedule that you can schedule from your laptop! Group or individual workouts available anytime the Fitness Annex is open (Mon - Fri from 4:30 am to 10 pm and 10 am to 6 pm on holidays and family days).

   Jogging Strollers. Freedom 1 Fitness Center offers jogging strollers and bike trailers for daily check out. Moms and Dads, you can now take the little ones with you on your daily walk, jog or ride around Moody AFB. Check out is for 2 hour time periods for use on base. 

      Nutrition Oasis Specials:        
March: Go bananas on an Irish Monkey smoothie with bananas, ice cream and Irish cream. $5.05 for a regular, $6.06 for a large.

 
     Open Play Volleyball.  Join us every Sun from 2 to 6 pm on the basketball court for open play volleyball!  

     Massage Therapy. 
Did you know the Fitness Center offers massage therapy for very reasonable prices? 
30 min - $30
60 min - $50
90 min - $70

   Volunteer instructors needed. The fitness center is looking for certified group exercise instructors (aerobics, spin, zumba, kickboxing, etc) to volunteer to teach classes. Instructors need the following:
1) primary group exercise certification
2) specialty certification if teaching classes such as Spin, Zumba, Kickboxing, Pilates
3) CPR

Call 257-1621 for more information on the Fitness Center.

 


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   Grilling with the Pro. Fri, 27 Mar, 11 am to 1:30 pm. Get in the swing of spring! Enjoy grilled chicken, baked potato and corn on the cob grilled out on the Pro Shop patio at Quiet Pines Golf Course. Bring your putter for mini  lessons with our golf Pro! Lunch is $6.75 per plate and mini lessons are FREE!

   Spring Break STAYCations: Quiet Pines Grill Lunch Special. 30 Mar - 2 Apr, 11 am - 2 pm. Kid's ages 10 and under receive a half price kid's meal with each adult meal purchased. Choose from chicken fingers, a hamburger or a grilled cheese.

   Spring Break STAYcations: Youth Golf Camp. 30 Mar - 3 Apr, 9 - 11 am. Youth will be grouped by age/skill level and will focus on putting, chipping and full swing! Classes are hosted by PGA professional, Roger Marcellus! Open to the first 28 participants ages 5-14. $50 includes use of clubs. Sign-ups begin 1 Mar.

   Survivor Golf Tournament. Sat 11 Apr. Lunch at noon with tournament to follow. 2 person scramble. Each team starts at first hole and team with highest score at each hole is eliminated until only one team remains! $30 entry fee per person includes lunch, prizes and 18 holes of golf (even if team is eliminated early).


Call 257-3297 for more information on Quiet Pines Golf Course.




 

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    Spring Break STAYcation: Grassy Pond April Fool's Day Campout. Tues, 31 Mar, 6 pm. Join us for the first annual April Fool's Campout! Enjoy family-friendly activities including volleyball, bounce house, nature trail, pedal boats, s'mores by the campfire, movie under the stars and more! Bring your best April fool's joke to share! Food available for purchase. Cabin, $60 ( w/o linens) for the night. Tents, $9 per site. Sign-ups begin 1 Mar.

    Grassy Pond Spring Open House & Egg Hunt. Sat, 4 Apr, 11 am to 3 pm. The public is invited to join Team Moody for a day of FREE fun with a bounce house, Easter egg hunt, facility tours, pedal boat and pontoon boat, playgrounds, nature trails, volleyball and basketball courts! Rock climbing wall, fishing and food & drinks will also be available for small fees!

    Wedding Options at Grassy Pond. Create your dream wedding with one of our packages and the option of our additional amenities!
    "With This Ring" (Package A): $640, 8 Hour Clubhouse Rental, 4 One Night Cabin Rentals, 30 Park Entry Passes
    "Something Blue" (Package B): $270, 4 Hour Deck Rental, 2 One Night OR 1 Two Night Cabin Rental, 15 Park Entry Passes
    Package Additions: catering, boat rentals, picnic sites, bounce house, grills, additional cabins, additional park entries and more!


    PCSing in/out or TDY here at Moody AFB? Moody Inn Lodging has no accommodations?  Call Grassy Pond and stay in one of our 19 2 or 3 bedroom accomodations and 39 newly upgraded RV Sites.

    Fishin' is the Mission at Grassy Pond! Grassy Pond is a recreational area with a 275 acre pond, 19 cabins, 4 group pavilions, nature trails, and a recreational boat area open to retired military personnel of all services, Coast Guard personnel, DOD civilian employees, retired DOD civilian employees, NAF employees and their dependents. Grassy Pond is located in Lake Park, Georgia.  Call and make your reservations today!

Call 559-5840 for more information on Grassy Pond.



 

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    Orientation & Appreciation Day. You're invited! Wed, 13 Apr, 9 am - 2 pm. Learn about the facility, staff and what we can offer YOU! FREE LUNCH and briefings on tuition assistance, education goals, CCAF and GI Bill!

   Troops to Teachers.
Have you ever considered teaching as a second career?  If so, eligible veterans can receive up to $10,000 through the Troops to Teachers program.  Information about this program will be briefed on Wed, 8 Apr at 9 am in the Information Learning Center, Bldg 328.

   Moody Talking Tigers Toastmasters. Join us each Thurs, 5 pm at the SPOT for an hour of professional development and fun! We provide a supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop oral communication and leadership skills, which in turn fosters self-confidence and personal growth.

    Tuition Assistance Update. We're happy to announce that Tuition Assistance has been reactivated for military members. TA briefings will be conducted on Tues at 2 pm and Thurs at 8:30 am.


    GI Bill Briefing. Second Tues of the month at 9 am.


    Commissioning Briefings. Do you have what it takes to become a United States Air Force Officer? Whether it's through an Air Force ROTC scholarship, the Officers Training School program or Commissioned Officer Training, there are a number of different ways to become an Air Force Officer, each of which open the door to an exciting career. Increase your responsibility, build your résumé, develop leadership skills, and make a difference! Briefings will be present by CGOs from various units and backgrounds that have first-hand experience in the commissioning source you are interested in. Register today for the briefing related to your choice of sources today and come with your questions! 

 
Digital Services and OverDrive Online Resource Training Aid

 

    Tutor.com. 
Students in military families can get free personalized online tutoring and homework help from live experts 24/7 at www.tutor.com/military . With tutors available to help them any time, any day in all core K-12 subjects, military students of all skill levels can achieve success this school year. K-12 children in National Guard, Reserve and Active Duty Military families are eligible to receive one-to-one academic support 24/7 in math, science, English and more, regardless of the service member's branch or deployment status at NO COST through funding by the Department of Defense MWR Library Program, the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program and the Navy General Library Program.


     Federal Daily. The Federal Daily can now be accessed through the AF Portal!  Simply login to the Portal, place your cursor on Library at the top of the screen, and from the dropdown menu click on "Databases and Online Resources", then scroll down to Federal Daily.  This service provides access to FEND, weekly updates, coverage of legal cases, benefits options review, and general employment news.  It also provides access to the Federal Employees Almanac which is updated annually with the latest federal employment policies regarding pay, benefits, time off, transition rules, retirement plans such as CSRS, FERS and TSP, and and other resources.  

     
Learn a second language online.  FREE for Air Force! There are two online offerings for patrons to learn a foreign language or who have English as a second language: 
    TRANSPARENT LANGUAGES:  Self registration in Library; use anywhere, anytime; no deactivations, self paced; broad eligibility rules; for Quality of Life for USAF personnel only; not for training purposes; 80+ languages; can learn multiple languages; emphasizes quick development of basic memorized proficiency; language support for those with English as a Second Language.  
    MANGO:  Provides 36+ languages; requires your 14-digit Library ID number to enroll (can be acquired at the Circulation Desk in the Library - but not over the phone; each lesson covers all four key-language components - Vocabulary, Pronunciation, Grammar and Culture – while maximizing comprehension and retention; once enrolled, has online customer support.

Call 257-3150 for more information on the Information Learning Center.




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     Facebook.  Go to www.facebook.com/moodyfss, to check out our activities and send us some valuable feedback! Spread the word and #BeInTheKnow!

     Monthly Newcomers Tour.  Join Force Support for a FREE Newcomers Tour on Wed, 20 Apr from 8 am to approximately 2:30 pm! This tour is open to all military, civilians, retirees and families ages 5 and up* who are new to our Moody community or just want to find out more about what's happening around the base.  The tour includes a free breakfast and lunch, plus transportation on a guided bus tour through Moody AFB, the surrounding Valdosta area and Grassy Pond.  Come see all that the Force Support Squadron has to offer!  To sign up, send an email to 23fss.marketing@moody.af.mil or call the Marketing office at 257-2033.  Please provide your name, rank and/or status (active duty, civilian, dependent, etc.), email address and a contact number where you can be reached.  Space for each monthly tour is limited, so sign up early!

*Need childcare for this tour? Contact Family Child Care (FCC) or the Airman and Family Readiness Center about Permanent Change of Station Care - families are entitled to 20 hours of PCS care in an FCC home.  Call 257-3907 or 257-3333 for more information.

Call 257-2033 for more information on Marketing.

 

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   Plaque & Frame Shop  257-4160

   Plaque & Frame Shop. Plaques, awards and trophies, oh my! Our personalized items aren't just for military members, but are great for youth sports, church activities, scouting and more. We  also have many items that make great gifts for going aways, birthdays, anniversaries or holidays, all of which can be personalized. All with no sales tax and a quick 7 business day turn around! For large orders, please note that more advanced notice may be required.

    In a Hurry? We now have a limited supply of ready made frames available for rush orders. Next day service is available for framing if you are flexible and use in stock supplies. A rush service fee will apply.

    March Special. Take 15% off your framing purchase when using a black metal frame.


Equipment Rental 257-2989

    March Specials. Rent a lawnmower, weed-eater or edger for $10  then get a second item for just $7 more, and  a third for a total of $23 per day! Start getting the garden prepped with one of our rear tine tillers for $45 a day or do a overnight special for $16 with pick up within the hour before closing and returned by 9 am the following morning.

   Spring Has Sprung at Equipment Rental! Warmer weather means two things - Spring Break and yard work! Stop by today to reserve a vehicle for any Spring Break road trips and ask how our small engine mechanic on staff can tune up your lawn equipment!

   Let us ROCK Your Event! Experience extreme heights and battle your friends to the top of this 25 foot rock wall in your backyard - complete with sound system, body harnesses and trained guides! $150 an hour rental, 2 hour minimum, within 25 mile radius of Moody AFB. $100 nonrefundable deposit due at time of purchase is deducted from your total bill. Additional fee for locations outside of 25 mile radius.

  
Car Rental Specials. Normal weekend (pick up anytime Fri, return Mon by noon) specials for cars are:
Compact/Intermediate car: $60 + tax and fees
Standard/Full car: $75 + tax and fees
On extended weekends and Monday holidays (pick up Fri, return Tues by noon)
Compact/Intermediate car: $80 + tax and fees
Standard/Full car: $100 + tax and fees




 

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BOWLING    257-1690

    Prepaid Bowling Games.  You can now purchase bowling games in advance at the SPOT - the more games you buy, the more you save!  Get 10 games for $10, 25 games for $18.75, or 50 games for $25.  You can even use your PLAYpass to purchase prepaid games!

   
Wacky Wednesdays.  Every Wed, come and bowl at a steep discounted rate of $1 per game and $1 shoe rental!

    $5 Funday. Come hang out at the SPOT every Sun, 1 - 3:30 pm and grab a slice of one topping pizza, drink, 1 game of bowling and 1 shoe rental for $5!

    Pizza Nights at the SPOT! Spend evenings with family & friends with a pizza from the SPOT! Enjoy a LARGE one-topping pizza for just $10 each Mon and Fri after 3 pm!

  
COMMUNITY CENTER    257-9215     

    Win Big! Try our easy and fun touchscreen game systems and win BIG! Prizes as high as $250 and are paid the same day! Multiple players can win daily. Preloaded cards purchased at the register. Must be over 18 to play. 4 machines available any time the Community Center is open - with play as little as 5 cents!

  
Kodak Picture Kiosk. Check out the newest addition to the SPOT: the Kodak Picture Kiosk! The new photo printing kiosk is convenient, easy to use and offers a great variety of prints and photo gifts. Come in today and ask about how to upload from your mobile devices! "Turn your moments into memories in minutes!"    

   Operation Talent Search. Moms, dads, brothers, sisters and friends! Come  sing, dance and perform together in this family-oriented event. Enter in one  of six categories as a solo or group act: Children (ages 6 - 8), Preteen  (ages 9 - 12), Teen (ages 13-15), Teen (ages 16 - 18), Parent & Youth, and  Family. Rehearsals: 14, 16, 20 & 22 Apr. Show date is Fri, 24 Apr. Must register by Wed, 8 Apr.

   Spring Yard Sale. Sat, 16 May, 8 - 11 am. One man's trash is another man's treasure! Sell and shop with us in the Airman Leadership School parking log (just prior to Moody AFB North Gate). Single Space (one table, one chair): $15. Double Space (two tables, two chairs): $25. Home businesses are welcome! Shopping is open to the public! Don't forget to rent clothing racks from Equipment Rental (257-2989). Stop by the SPOT to register by Wed, 13 May.

INFORMATION, TICKETS & TRAVEL    257-3280

Current Price List  •  Military Leisure Travel Discounts • Beaches Resort

    Wild Adventures Gold Pass Sale. Get your 2014 - 2015 Gold Pass NOW! Gold Passes include: FREE, unlimited mini golf, go carts and parking, 10% off food and merchandise inside of the park, at least three Bring a Friend tickets, discount on reserved concert seats and the chance to buy concert tickets early!

   Atlanta Hawks. ITT has Atlanta Hawks tickets for the remaining home games at Philips Arena! Prices vary depending on section chosen and game.
  
Mon, 30 Mar vs Milwaukee Bucks 7:30 pm
   Sat, 4 Apr vs Brooklyn Nets 7:30 pm
   Tues, 7 Apr vs Phoenix Suns 7:30 pm
   Fri, 10 Apr vs Charlotte Hornets 7:30 pm
   Mon, 13 Apr vs New York Knicks 7:30 pm

   Explorations in Antiquity. Sat, 2 May, 8 am. Encounter the ancient biblical world through its history and culture with authentic archaeological replicas, artifacts in the Biblical Life Artifacts Gallery and a Biblical meal presentation in LaGrange, GA. Tickets are $106 and include transportation, admission and the 4-course meal featuring 15 food items including soup, salad, main course, dessert and beverages. Must register by 23 Mar.

 
   Senoia, GA Day Trip - Walking Dead Tour and Lunch. Sat, 23 May. Experience a full day of Georgia culture - southern food and famous zombie takeover locations! Join ITT for lunch at Zac Brown's Southern Ground Social Club and then head the Woodbury Shoppe for the Big Zombie Tour Part 2 featuring iconic locations from recent seasons of Walking Dead and other shows! Tickets are $132 per person and include lunch from the preset menu (Georgia Clay Moo, OMG Burger, Smoked Chile Caesar Salad with option chicken), the 3 hour tour and transportation. Registration deadlines: Single Airmen - 1 May, All Others - 8 May.

   Renaissance Festival. Sat, 6 Jun to Sun, 7 Jun. Hear ye, hear ye! Journey with ITT to the annual Renaissance Festival in Fairburn, GA! Enjoy a day of historical fun can cap it off with a rousing dinner at Medieval Times in Lawrenceville, GA. $150 per person price includes charter bus transportation, festival and dinner tickets, and overnight accommodations at the Comfort Inn in Lawrenceville, based on double occupancy. Registration deadlines: Single Airmen - 1 May; All Others - 15 May.


  
2014 - 2015 Walt Disney World Salutes the US Armed Forces.
4-Day Salute Park Hopper-Exchange - $177
4-Day Salute Base w/ Water Parks-Exch  - $177
4-Day Salute Park Hopper w/ Water Parks-Exch - $207
Limit six (6) per eligible service member. This promotion will run now through 3 Oct 15 (activated NLT 24 Sep 15). BLACK-OUT dates: 22 Dec 2014 - 2 Jan 2015 and 29 Mar - 9 Apr 2015 at all Walt Disney World Theme Parks and other gated attractions.

    Inn at Ellis Square. Need a room in the Savannah area? Book at The Inn at Ellis Square in historic downtown and save! Seasonal per night dates and rates apply to 1 - 4 person occupancy rooms, choice of 1 king or 2 double beds.
 
     Vacation Rentals from Homes4uu. ITT has private pool luxury homes to book!
 Seasonal pricing as follows:
    3 bedroom $119 - $153
    4 bedroom $130 - $164
    5 bedroom $153 - $197
    Cleaning fees of $85 - $165 added to stays less than 5 nights. Security deposit of $250 - $350 applicable.
Want to see the home before you book? Check out www.homes4uu.com or www.orlandoreservations.org and pay directly though the vendor after booking in our office!
   
 

OUTDOOR ADVENTURES  257-1375 


   Splatter Swamp Paintball Range OPEN! Fri, 27 Mar, 6 - 9 pm.

   Spring Break STAYcations: Family Paintball Party. Mon, Mar 30, 5 - 7 pm. Come out and see if you have what it takes to test your skills on our paintball range! $50 per team of 2 (one parent, 1 child). Price includes equipment (gun, mask and CO2, and 2 bags of paintballs). Must have 10 participants to host the event. Sign up today!

  Destin, FL Deep Sea Fishing Overnight Trip. Sat, 25 Apr - Sun, 26 Apr. Enjoy a day at the beach on Sat and fishing in the Gulf of Mexico on Sun! $65 cost includes lodging, transportation, equipment, fish cleaning, guide, fishing license, bait, rod, reel and instruction. Sign up early to reserve your spot on the Swoop party boat! Add extra fun with a wave runner rental for an additional $65! Open to all, ages 13 and over. Airmen register by Wed, 1 Apr. All others must register by Mon, 13 Apr.


Call 257-9215 for more information on the SPOT: Entertainment Central.




 

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   Air Force Summer Camps. Now open for registration!
   
Aviation Camp - an experience that will help determine aviation or the Air Force Academy is a good fit. AF Academy, CO / 6 - 11 Jun. Must be entering sophomore or junior year of High School in Fall 2015.
   Space Camp - experience, imagine and interact through Space Shuttle mission simulations and tours of the center. Huntsville, AL / 26 - 31 Jul. Ages 12 - 14 for Space or Robotics Academy, ages 15 - 18 for Advance Space Academy or Aviation Challenge.
    Teen Leadership Camp - improve leadership skills, meet youth from all over the world and see what university life is like. San Antonio, TX / 13 - 17 Jul. Must have completed freshman year of high school to attend.
All applications due by COB 3 Apr. Lodging, meals and activity fees are centrally funded starting the first day of camp. Travel costs and other expenses are not included. Call for more information!

   Kid's Night Out.
Mom & Dad, want a night out but don't know what to do with the kids? Bring them to the Youth Center on Fri, 17 Apr from 6:30 - 10:30 pm for a fun-filled night with their friends. We'll have games, crafts, movies and dinner for all kids Kindergarten through 12 years old. April's theme is Purple Up Spring Carnival! Cost is $20 and don't forget money for movie snacks! Open Rec ends at 6 pm.

   Homeschool Connection. 6 and 22 Apr. 1 to 3 pm. Meet other homeschoolers, explore the Youth Center, have fun & make friends! Enjoy activities such as fine arts, science exploration, Kinect challenges, board games, ping pong, foosball & lots more! This is a FREE group!

   
Give Parents a Break. Air Force Aid Society’s respite care program for youth ages 6 weeks to 4 years (CDC) and in kindergarten through age 12 (Youth Center) will be on Sat, 18 Apr, from 10 am to 4 pm. To be eligible to use the program your child must have a current referral and the required documentation must be filled and returned to the program prior to making reservations. This documentation must also include a current immunization record. As a reminder, for those children remaining in the program after 4 pm, an additional charge of $1/minute will be assessed as a late fee. The Air Force Aid Society is not responsible for paying these late fees; but rather it will be the direct responsibility of the parents. If you incur a late fee charge, this fee must be paid prior to you being able to utilize the Given Parents A Break Program again. For more information and to make reservations please call 257-9220.    

   Purple UP! F
amily Skate Night. Come skate to your heart's content Fri, 10 Apr, from 6:30 to 9 pm at Skate Night! From 6:30 - 7:30 pm is Family Skate Night and from 7:30 - 9 pm is Youth Skate! We provide skates and rollerblades but feel free to bring your own. We also have helmets, elbow pads and knee pads if needed. We will have a skate contest, limbo, dancing, music and more! Cost is $5. Parents skate FREE! Snack bar available if you would like to send snack money with your child.

   Girl Power! Fri, 27 Mar at 8 pm to Sat, 28 Mar, at 7 am. It's that time again! Calling all girls 9 to 18 to our annual GIRLS ONLY retreat full of fun, challenging and empowering activities that will leave you with great memories and a lot of new friends! Cost is $20 includes t-shirt, dinner, snacks and curriculum.

  Spring Break! 30 Mar - 3 Apr.
Mon - Fri: Open Rec opens at 1 pm! See you there!
Tues, 31 Mar - Wed, 1 Apr: April Fool's Day Camp Out! Kickoff Spring Break by relaxing in nature! Join us as for their Grassy Pond's first annual April Fool's Camp Out with volleyball, bounce house, nature trail, pedal boats, s'mores, karaoke, movie under the stars and more! We'll pack out Tues at 5 pm, returning 9 am Wed. Cost is $15. Register by 25 Mar.
Wed, 1 Apr: Bowling Fun! Bring your friends and let's see your skills! We'll take a bus to the SPOT from YP leaving 2:45 pm and be back to YP at 5 pm. Don't forget money for the snack bar! Register by 30 Mar.
Thurs, 2 Apr: Splatter Swamp Paintball! Paintball is a character building sport that teaches teamwork, self-confidence and leadership abilities while having fun and being physical. We'll take on the challenge 5 - 7 pm. Cost is $20. Register by 1 Apr.
Fri, 3 Apr: Ice Cream Social and Poetry Slam! As spring warms up, bring a friend for some cold ice cream and stay to show off your talent with a poetry slam. The fun starts at 3 pm with poetry at 6 pm.

   Youth Off Scene: Callaway Gardens.
Sat. 4 Apr, 8 am to 7 pm. Explore with YP on a geocaching quest to Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, GA! Cost is $18 - don't forget lunch money!

   Teen Council Base to Base. Join Teen Council in their movement to connect with teens from base to base! This month we will learn what pen pals are, how to format a letter to send to a new pen pal and learn about the Moody YP Sponsorship Program. Bring your ideas on how to connect with other teens around the world and share with us on Thurs, 9  Apr at 5 pm!


   Teen Night. Sat, 11 Apr, 6 to 10 pm. Calling Teens ONLY! Join us for an adrenaline rushing night of paintball! Learn teamwork, gain self-confidence and develop leadership abilities while having fun and being physical! You'll love the thrill of game! Cost is $20.

   Cummer Museum. Sat, 18 Apr. 8 am to 4 pm. Join us as we head to sunny Florida to see what the Cummer Museum has to offer in the historic riverside area of Jacksonville! We'll explore beautiful gardens, admire works of art, then enjoy the café and shop. Cost is $12. Don't forget lunch money! Register by 17 Apr.

   Megaphone Lock-In. 24 - 25 Apr. Join us for a night filled with food, games, base to base challenges, music and more through this joint military initiative! Come connect with other teens from around the world as we discuss issues affecting military kids, promote communication across military services and take the chance to give back to the community! Event for ages 9 - 18 and cost is $10. Register by 6 pm 22 Apr.

   Project Learn. Having trouble with your homework? Don't give up! YP has homework assistance every day from 3 to 5 pm. Get help with specific problems or general concepts, take practice tests and submit papers for feedback. Our trained staff is here for you!

   
Youth Employment Skills (YES). The YES program is an on-base volunteer program for high school students and is offered at selected Air Force bases. This program, underwritten by the Air Force Aid Society (AFAS), is a joint effort between AFAS and the Air Force Family Member Program Flight to offer high school students an opportunity to learn valuable work skills, "bank" dollar credits toward their post-secondary education/training, and have a positive impact on their base community. YES allows high school students to "bank" $4 in grant funding for every hour volunteered in an on-base function. Students may accumulate as much as 250 hours over all 4 years of high school combined, for a potential maximum of $1,000 toward their future academic endeavors. For more information about this program and job availability around base, stop by the Youth Center!
 
    
Passport to Manhood
(P2M). Th passage from boyhood to manhood is challenging, requiring adolescent males to understand and manage many issues and transitions. Passport to Manhood addresses critical issues that young men face during this time, such as ethics, decision making, wellness, fatherhood, employment and careers, cooperation and conflict, diversity, relationships and self-esteem. Join us for our Thurs meetings as well as outings, guest speakers and other fun and informative activities. Call Mr. Del for more information.

    GO GIRL GO! This program uses sports and physical activity to improve the health and wellness of sedentary girls. This award-winning program empowers community organizations with education, public awareness and networking. One in three girls is sedentary, while the other gets no more than thirty minutes of physical activity a week. We get girls moving not through direct service, but by supporting programs and organizations that work with these girls. GoGirlGo! identifi es and weaves together quality resources within each community and provides comprehensive support to organizations through a hands-on curriculum and networking opportunities. GoGirl Go! Will meet each Mon at 5 pm. This is a FREE group! Sign up today!


   Got an eye for leadership? JOIN KEYSTONE, TEEN COUNCIL OR TORCH.  Have a program or activity you would like to see at the Youth Center? Then come to come to any of these meetings and have your voice heard!  KEYSTONE meets every Wed from 4:30 to 5:30 pm for ages 13 to 18, TEEN COUNCIL meets the first Wed of each month at 5 pm for ages 13 to 18, and TORCH meets every Tues from 5 to 6 pm for ages 9 to 12. We are waiting to hear from you!

     
Teen Council. Calling all youth ages 13 and up! Are you looking for an opportunity to showcase your leadership skills? Join us monthly as we tackle today’s hot topics! Have an impact on the Youth Center and the base as you join the most elite youth club at Moody! The Moody Teen Council is supported at Air Force level. Come join us and have your voice heard! Make an impact, earn volunteer credits, meet new friends, and have a blast! Meets are held one Wed a month at 4:30 pm at the Youth Center. Call Mrs. Sandra for more details! 257-7296

    Volunteers - Looking for a way to make an impact in a child's life? Volunteer your time to be a tutor for Power Hour at Moody Youth Programs! The program runs Mon to Thurs from 3:30 to 5 pm for ages 5-12 and 4 to 5 pm for ages 13 and up. Volunteer tutors are needed to assist youth with homework and study skills in reading, math, educational games, spelling, and more! All volunteers must complete a volunteer packet complete with a reference check and base Installation Records Check. 


Call 257-3067 for more information on Youth Programs.


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