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  • Child care app wins AFIMSC Innovation Rodeo

    An idea to centralize and streamline the subletting of short-term slots at military child development centers won the 2020 Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center Innovation Rodeo Feb. 7 in San Antonio.
  • Wright-Patt joins in First Four tournament activities

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The NCAA First Four Division I Men’s Basketball tournament at the University of Dayton Arena March 19-20 marked the 19th consecutive year that the road to the final four has started in Dayton, Ohio. The Big Hoopla ticket program donated approximately 3,000 tickets to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Airmen and
  • Wright-Patt hosts Military Saves Week Feb. 25 – Mar. 2

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Wright-Patterson’s Airman & Family Readiness Center is focused on improving military members’ financial capabilities through classes and special events during Military Saves Week beginning Monday, Feb. 25 through Saturday, Mar. 2. “For several years, the military has recognized the importance of improving
  • A&FRC improves work, life through program

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Wright-Patterson’s Airman & Family Readiness Center is working to help people deal with life’s stresses to improve quality of life and mission readiness. A&FRC’s Personal Work Life Program and Military Family Life Counselor provides myriad classes from life skills to customized counseling to help every
  • February is American Heart Month

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The heart has always been a source of mystery. The Greeks thought it housed the spirit.  To the Chinese, it was the center of happiness, and the Egyptians saw it as the source of intellect and emotion.  Whatever your beliefs about the heart are, one thing is certain--if it stops, so do you. February is
  • Specialists lead wood-working, other craft classes at center

    The Consolidated Hobby Complex provides a variety of classes including the basic wood turning class which is their most popular class. This class is offered every other Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and is taught by wood turning specialist Chris Barrett. Chris teaches students how to use all sizes of wood lathes to do projects like large,
  • VITA provides vital tax services for free

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Wright-Patterson Air Force Base will once again offer free tax preparation for active-duty, military retirees and their families beginning in February at the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Center in Building 70, Door 6, Area A.The first week of February is scheduled to be a soft-opening with walks-in
  • Special events scheduled to celebrate Black History Month

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – To celebrate and recognize the significant achievements made by African Americans, February is designated as Black History Month.   In 1926, Dr. Carter G. Woodson, founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History in 1915, initiated the celebration of the first Negro History Week
  • Learn how to get promoted at lunch and learn event

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Presented by the Wright-Patterson Black History Month Special Observance Committee, a lunch and learn event “So you want to get promoted,” will be held on Feb. 6 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the base theater.  As part of the special events scheduled to celebrate Black History Month next month, attendees can
  • Wright-Patterson Named Groundwater Guardian

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – 2018 marked the 20th year that the Groundwater Project named Wright-Patterson Air Force Base a Groundwater Guardian.The Groundwater Project is a charity organization that works with communities, promoting habits for clean and sustainable groundwater. “The Installation Management team of environmental