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FORCE

FEBRUARY 2019

THE

61st FORCE SUPPORT SQUADRON • LOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE


Now Available

at Fort MacArthur, Los Angeles Air Force Base


CONTENTS

“The Force” magazine is a monthly

publication of the 61st Force Support Squadron designed to inform military and civilian members of events, programs and services offered to Los Angeles Air Force Base.

FEBRUARY FEATURES

The opinions expressed herein are not necessarily those of Los Angeles Air Force Base, DoD or the U.S. Air Force.

09 Big Game Party Watch The Big Game at The Harborview Lounge. Hors d’oeuvres included with admission.

All program dates and times are subject to change. Visit us online at www.LAFSS.com Commercial sponsorship and advertising are available, 61_FSS_Marketing@us.af.mil Advertisements and partnered sponsorships contained in this publication do not imply federal endorsement.

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Director, 61 FSS Ms. Ann Rodrigue

10 Valentine’s Day 5k Run/ Walk Come compete for some great prizes at this 5k. Top male and female and the individual with the closest estimated time. Watches and timers will not be allowed during this event due to the prizes for estimated time.

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Deputy Commander, 61 FSS Maj Kathryn Maitrejean Marketing Director Mr. Steve Rosales Visual Information Specialist Mr. Raymond Coronel Mr. Jacques Humphrey Webmaster Mr. Dave Buxton

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Marketing Clerk Ms. Amber McFerren Ms. Ariel Humphrey

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the Community Center is hosting a couples Paint & Sip in our Grand Ballroom. Ages 18+ are welcome to enjoy a night of fun whether you are with your sweetie, friends, or taking time away for yourself.

18 Lift Tickets Available at ITT Ready to hit the slopes? Big Bear, Mammoth Mountain or Snow Summit tickets are available at Information, Tickets, and Travel.

21 Kids’ Night Out

Additional photography provided by base Photo Services

Cover Design Mr. Raymond Coronel Don’t forget to check out great deals featured by community businesses throughout our publication.

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Follow us @61FSS Housing Access/Sponsorship Guidance • Visitors: Sponsor must come to the gate and sponsor their visitor on. • Commercial Deliveries/Services (i.e. Fed Ex, Amazon, Cable, Trash, Newspaper, etc): There is no need for the individual to come to the gate, it can be delivered to the home. • Food Deliveries: Personnel must come pick up their food at the gates. • 100% ID checks are still in effect: This includes all passengers within vehicles; to include military dependents (age 10 or over).

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Parents, need a break? Kids, need a break? Join the Youth Center for a Friday night of games, activities, and fun! Sign up in advance at the Youth Center.

DEPARTMENTS 4 Directory 6 Base Lodging 8 NAF Human Resources Office 8 South Bay Café & Lounge/ Catering 9 Harborview Lounge & Café/ Catering 10 Fitness & Sports Centers 11 Pool 12 Airman & Family Readiness Center 13 School Liaison Officer 14 Community Center 16 Outdoor Recreation 18 Information, Tickets & Travel 20 Youth Programs 22 Child Development Center 22 Family Child Care 23 LA Star Awards 3


Report non-working phone numbers to 61_fss_marketing@us.af.mil

El Segundo

Fort MacArthur

200 N. Douglas Street, El Segundo, CA. 90245

2400 S. Pacific Avenue, San Pedro, CA. 90731

FSS Administration Bldg. 410 (Suite 1-2)..................(310) 653-8557 Harborview Catering Bldg. 403......................................(310) 653-8255 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Harborview Lounge & Cafe Bldg. 403......................................(310) 653-8255 Lounge | Friday: 5 p.m. - 11 p.m. Cafe | Friday: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. & 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Lodging (Air Force Inns) Bldg. 37........................................(310) 653-8296 Monday - Sunday: 6 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Resource Management Bldg. 272 (C2-336)..........................(310) 653-6040 Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Customer Service (I.D.) Bldg. 272 (Lobby).....................(310) 653-6556 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 11 a.m., Walk-ins / Stand-bys Monday - Friday: 12 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., Appointments

South Bay Café & Lounge Bldg. 270............................................(310) 653-1306

Fitness & Sports Center Bldg. 286.....................................(310) 653-6771 Monday - Friday: 5 a.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Force Development Bldg. 272 (C2-302).....................(310) 653-5358 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Appointments Preferred Honor Guard Bldg. 272 (C2-335)....................(310) 653-5087

Special Morale & Welfare Funds Private Orgs & Fundraising Bldg. 272 (C2-336)..........................(310) 653-5249

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South Bay Catering Bldg. 270............................................(310) 653-8255 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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LA Star Awards Printing & Engraving Services Bldg. 272 (C2-336)....................(310) 653-5334 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

• Lounge Thursday & Friday: 3 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

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Information, Tickets & Travel AAFES BX.....................................(310) 653-1304 Monday - Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Every 1st Saturday of the Month: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Closed for Lunch: 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

• Café Monday - Friday: Breakfast: 6:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Lunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Grab & Go: 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

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Pool Bldg. 400.....................................(310) 653-8226

Club Membership Services Bldg. 270......................................(310) 653-1306 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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Picnic Area Reservations Pool Pavilion..............................(310) 653-8226

NAF Human Resources Office Bldg. 272 (C2-302)...............(310) 653-5085/5679 Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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NAF Human Resources Office Bldg. 410 .....................................(310) 653-8943 Monday & Friday: 8 am. - 3: 30 p.m.

Child Development Center Bldg. 281......................................(310) 653-6800 Monday - Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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Fitness & Sports Center Bldg. 425 (2nd Floor).................(310) 653-8361 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Mortuary Affairs Bldg. 272 (C2-335)....................(310) 653-5121

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Family Child Care Bldg. 410..........................(310) 653-6802/8632

Career Development & Force Management Bldg. 272 (C2-308)....................(310) 653-6556 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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Outdoor Recreation / Equipment Rentals / Information, Tickets & Travel Bldg. 403 .........................(310) 653-8225/8226 Monday & Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tuesday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Marketing & Sponsorship Bldg. 272 (C2-336)....................(310) 653-5333 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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Community Center Bldg. 403..........................(310) 653-8341/8343 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Airman & Family Readiness Center Bldg. 272 (C1-209).....................(310) 653-5428 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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Airman & Family Readiness Annex Bldg. 410......................................(310) 653-5428 Monday: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Friday: 9 a.m. - Noon

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Tierra Vista ...(877) 830-0611

Youth Programs Bldg. 425........................................(310) 653-8383 • Open Recreation Summer Hours Monday - Friday: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. • School Age Program Bldg. 425................................(310) 653-8383 Monday - Friday: 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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• Federal Holidays: All 61 FSS facilities will be closed on Federal Holidays with the exception of Lodging. Closure of Food/Lounge operations will be determined on a case-by-case basis & advertised separately. • Family Days: All 61 FSS facilities will be closed on Family Days with the exception of Lodging & the Fitness Centers will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closure of Food/Lounge operations will be determined on a case-by-case basis & advertised separately. • Training Days (1st Thur of every month): The FSS Military Personnel Flight (Customer Service/I.D. Section, Career Development, Force Management & NAF Human Resources), Force Development Flight (Education & Training), A&FRC, Marketing, L.A. Star Awards and Resource Management will be closed every 1st Thursday of the month for training.


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The Big Game p9

Smart Girls p20

Pre-Separation Counseling p12

Base Intro p12

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STEM Volunteer p20

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Sunday

Key Spouse Intial Training p12

Resume & Interviewing Skills p12

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PAB Meeting p20

Pre-Separation Counseling p12

Ultimate Football Tournament p10

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Valentine’s Day 5K p10

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YouTuber’s Film p20

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Wednesday

First Thursdays p7

Heart Link: Spouse 101 p12

Personal Financial Basics p12

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Thursday

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STEM Volunteer p20 Cal Tap p12

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Managing Your Move p12

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Ultimate Football Tournament p10

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Transition GPS Mandatory Prerequisite: Pre-Separation Brief p12

FREE Club Member Breakfast p8

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Tuesday

Paint & Sip p14

Treadmill Challenge p10

Kids’ Night Out p20

Girl’s STEM Day p20

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Big Bear Shuttle p16

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Pechanga Resort & Casino p14

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CAAM Trip p20

UFC Fight Night p9

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Temecula Winery Tours p14

ITT El Segundo Open 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

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Saturday

Fitness Center

Club Services

Friday

CC / Outdoor Rec

A&FRC / SLO

Marketing

Holidays

Explorer Club p20

Youth Karate p20

Tae Kwon Do Instruction p20 Torch Club p20

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Youth Karate p20 Fine Arts Program p20 Computer Instruction p20

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Guitar/Music Lessons p20

Keystone Club p20 Helthy Lifestyles Cooking p20

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FRIDAY

Tae Kwon Do Instruction p20

THURSDAY

Youtuber’s Film Workshop p20

Deployment Readiness p12

Running Group p10

WEDNESDAY

Capstone p12

TUESDAY

MONDAY

Weekly Reoccurring Events

Youth Programs / CDC

Force Development

I long to live on your fridge!


LODGING Fort MacArthur (Bldg. 37) 2400 S. Pacific Ave. 37 Patton Quadrangle San Pedro, CA 90731

Fort MacArthur Inn is the lodging operation for Los Angeles AFB. It is located in the city of San Pedro, 20 miles south of LA AFB and offers 72 non-smoking units. We strive to ensure our guests have a clean, comfortable room to guarantee a good night’s rest and a pleasant stay.

For reservations, call or email: (310) 653-8296 FortMacArthurInn@gmail.com or DoDLodging.net

Space-Available reservations can be made up to 120 days in advance, depending on the base occupancy and at the lodging managers’ discretion. Space-A reservations for TLF can only be made up to 30 days in advance in accordance to AFI 34-135 Table 3.5. A confirmed reservation may not guarantee a specific room type.

7 Days a Week: 6 a.m. - 12 10 a.m. p.m. Check-in: 3 p.m. Check-out: 11 a.m.

HIGHLIGHT ROOM(S) OF THE MONTH: VISITING OFFICER QUARTERS/VISITING QUARTERS

Room Rates • Visiting Officer Quarter/Visiting Quarter (VOQ/VQ) $70 • Temporary Lodging Facility (TLF) $77 • Large TLF (3 Bedrooms & more) $77 *Pet-friendly units available for $10/night extra

• Distinguished VOQ/VQ $79 • Large Distinguished VOQ $83 Rates and availability may be subject to change and limitations

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No federal endorsement intended nor implied.

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SOUTH BAY CAFE & LOUNGE AT EL SEGUNDO

Tuesday, February 12, 7 a.m. – 9 a.m. Club Member Breakfast served inside the South Bay Lounge.

South Bay Cafe (Bldg. 270) Monday - Friday Breakfast: 6:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Lunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Grab & Go: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Closed: February 15 & 18 South Bay Lounge (Bldg. 270) Thursday & Friday: 3 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Closed: February 15 & 18

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$7.95 Includes Fountain Drink

Club Member Services (Bldg. 270) (310) 653-1306 Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. The South Bay Café is proud to serve quality meals, provide friendly service, and monthly events and programs to the LA AFB community. Breakfast and lunch is served daily and offers hot-line foods, special orders and made-toorder sandwiches, and assorted beverages. Catering services are also available for special functions such as promotions or retirements. Call (310) 653-8255 for more information.

JOIN THE TEAM HAVE A GOVERNMENT JOB?

LEARN ABOUT TIPS AND BENEFITS YOU’RE MISSING OUT ON • Career Development • Benefits & Entitlement

• Current NAF Job Openings • General Questions

El Segundo, Bldg. 272, C2-302 (310) 653-5085 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Fort MacArthur, Bldg. 410 (310) 653-8943 Monday & Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Email: hro@us.af.mil Closed every 1st Thursday of the month for training. Closed: February 15 & 18

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• How to Apply

Search current NAF openings at Air Force bases worldwide

Apply online! It’s never been easier.

www.NAFJobs.org


HARBORVIEW LOUNGE & CAFE AT FORT MACARTHUR Harborview Lounge & Cafe (Bldg. 403) (Located inside the Community Center) (310) 653-8255 Cafe Hours: Friday: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lounge Hours: Friday: 5 p.m. - 11 p.m. *Limited Menu Items Available From 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

The Harborview Lounge offers relaxing views, friendly service, and monthly events and programs to the Fort MacArthur community. Join us on Friday Nights for DJ entertainment, drinks, cocktails, billiards, dancing and more. Limited food items such as sandwich wraps, pizza, sliders, and salads are offered only on Fridays. Catering services are also available for special functions such as promotions or retirements. Call (310) 653-8255 for more information.

Closed: February 15 & 18

No federal endorsement of sponsor(s) intended nor implied.

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FITNESS & SPORTS CENTERS El Segundo (Bldg. 286) (310) 653-6771 Monday - Friday: 5 a.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 24-hour access available - Registration required Fort MacArthur (Bldg. 425) (310) 653-8361 Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Saturday & Sunday: Closed 24-hour access available - Registration required Open: February 15, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Closed: February 18

Our facilities are fully equipped and free of charge. Friendly fitness staff are standing by to assist with any fitness or sports related questions. Military, Dependents, DoD Civilians & Aerospace employees are eligible to access both fitness centers. Ask About: Incentive Programs, Military Fitness Testing (310) 653-6771, Intramural & Varsity Sports Must Know Rules: 100% ID check at all times & Wear proper attire LAAFB Fitness Center

5k Run/ Walk

Treadmill Challenge (FIP) All of February Log your miles all month long - Participant with the most miles wins a prize! *Health and Wellness Center Fitness Improvement Program

Ultimate Football Tournament

February 19 - 20, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Location: El Segundo Sports Field Challenge yourself and bring your team to compete in the Ultimate Football Tournament February 19-20. This is a great way to have fun and get a workout in. Prizes and bragging rights to the winning team.

Running Group

Wednesdays, 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. Location: Live Oak Park, Manhattan Beach (1601 N. Valley Dr.) Interested in getting together for group runs to help with staying healthy, keeping fit, training for that up coming 5K or P.F.T? Join us Wednesday mornings at Manhattan Beach and enjoy a beautiful run along the beach. POC: Courtney.Stephens.2@us.af.mil

Trek Across America & California All of February Trek Across America & California are self paced programs that allow individuals to be rewarded when the goal is achieved. The program is based on the honor system and is a year round Valentine’s Day 5k Run/ Walk program. There are worksheets located in a folder by the front Wednesday, February 13, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. desk at the El Segundo and Fort MacArthur Fitness Centers to keep Location: El Segundo Track track of your mileage. Prizes are given when you reach highlighted Come compete for some great prizes at this 5k. Top male and female landmarks along the map. If you participate in the Trek across and the individual with the closest estimated time. Watches and California, you can transfer your mileage to the USA Trek but prizes timers will not be allowed during this event due to the prizes for will start from Amarillo, Texas. Modes of travel can be achieved estimated time. through the following exercises: Treadmill, Bike, Stepper, Cross Trainer, Rower & Run/Walk

GROUP FITNESS & AEROBICS Visit us Online at www.LAFSS.com for the most up-to-date schedule of our courses. Courses are FREE. No pre-registration required. Instructor and class content are subject to change. 10


A Community to Fit Your Lifestyle Tierra Vista Communities offers residents comfortable, convenient, pet-friendly living in a gated community. Our two, three and four bedroom homes are located in the heart of San Pedro. We provide 24-hour emergency maintenance service and basic utilities* with rent starting at $1,875. All branches of the Military Welcome: Active, Reserve and Retirees! Also Proud to Serve: Federal Civil Service Employees and Retirees, DoD Contract Employees, Police, Fire and Paramedic Personnel!

*Utility allowance based on community average

877-830-0611 • 31 Patton Quadrangle, San Pedro, CA 90731 • www.tierra-vista.com

Fort MacArthur (Bldg. 400) (310) 653-8226 SUMMER HOURS: May - Oct 27 Tuesday - Sunday: 12 p.m. - 8 p.m. WINTER HOURS: Oct 28 - May 2019 Saturday - Sunday: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 61FSS.ODR@us.af.mil

Temperatures outside may be cool...

The Fort MacArthur swimming pool is open to all base members and Tierra Vista housing residents. Features include: • Heated Pool • Water Spray Park • Dedicated 25 Yard Lap-Swim Area Direct any questions or concerns to 61st Force Support Squadron Outdoor Recreation Management located at the Community Center. Admission is FREE everyday Paid Ad(s). No federal endorsement intended nor implied.

November - April Saturdays & Sundays Only: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 11


AIRMAN & FAMILY READINESS CENTER El Segundo (Bldg. 272, C1-209) (310) 653-5428

Our team provides comprehensive work/life consultations, workshops, seminars and information.

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Let us help with financial planning, employment, parenting & marriage enhancement, deployment, K-12 education, special needs support, casualty assistance, and relocation services.

Closed every 1st Thursday of the month for training

Supporting Airmen & their families, civilian employees & retirees.

Closed: February 15 & 18

Wednesday, February 20, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Location: Bldg. 270 Gordon Conference Center

Non-Network Online Access Computer Lounge

California Transition Assistance Program (CalTAP) is a program designed to inform and connect veterans and their families, of all eras, to their earned federal and state benefits. As well as provide continued support and assistance as their needs change over time. Presentations provided by California Veteran Affairs office, topic of presentations include state benefits, state educational benefits, calvet home loan program, employment preference and resources, and small business resources. After presentations are complete there will be one on one appointments with a California Veteran Affairs representative.

Services

Casualty Assistance Office

This office provides dignified and compassionate assistance to survivors of deceased active duty and retired Air Force members.

Personal Financial Counselor

Military personnel can call Ms. Deborah Ellis at (505) 231-3491 to discuss financial issues.

Military & Family Life Counselor

Need help with stressful issues? Call (310)658-2334 for a confidential appointment.

Weekly Meetings Capstone (By appointment only)

Tuesdays, February 5,12,19 & 26, 8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Location: Bldg. 272, C1-209 Required for all military that are separating or retiring.

Deployment Readiness

Wednesdays, February 6, 13, 20 & 27, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Location: Bldg. 272, C2-203 This workshop will give you tips on how to prepare yourself and family members while you are deployed.

Programs

Military/Civilian Base INTRO Program

Monday, February 4, 11:45 a.m. - 4 p.m. Location: Bldg. 270, Daedalian Room During this monthly program, speakers from different units on base welcome and inform newcomers of the unique aspects of LA AFB and the Los Angeles area.

Pre-Separation Counseling

Monday, February 4 & Tuesday, February 19 , 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Location: Bldg. 272, C2-203 Are you separating or retiring? Fulfill your pre-separation briefing requirement at this briefing. 12

Los Angeles AFB Airman & Family Readiness Center

Personal Financial Basics

Thursday, February 14, 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Location: Bldg. 272, C2-203 This is a mandatory class for all O1 & O2 who are new to Los Angeles Air Force Base. Open to military and civilians. Learn budgetary basics, saving tips, and how to survive in this high cost area.

Transition GPS (Goals, Plans, Success)

February 11-15, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Location: Bldg. 272, C2-201/202 Transition GPS is mandatory for all separating and retiring military members. The five-day format covers a broad range of topics from financial planning to job search, plus VA benefits. Pre-separation counseling is mandatory before attending Transition GPS. Spouses are highly encouraged to attend.

Managing Your Move

Thursday, February 21, 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Location: Bldg. 272, C2-203 Get good advice on planning your next PCS from the clinic, traffic management and finance.

Resume and Interviewing Skills

Wednesday, February 26, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Location: Bldg. 272 C2-205 Build a resume for a civilian private sector position and learn how to succeed in the interview process. We MUST have at least 4 people registered in order to have this class.

Key Spouse Initial Training

Tuesday, February 26, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Location: Bldg. 272, C2-205 Build a resume for a civilian or federal job, and learn how to succeed in the interview process. We MUST have at least 4 people registered in order to have this class.

Heart Link: Spouse 101

Thursday, February 14, 8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Location: Fort Mac Community Center Military 101 for new spouses. Learn information on Tricare, education, read leaves and earning statement, and community resources. Free food, prizes, games and presentations to help you get up to sate on military benefits/info!


SCHOOL LIAISON OFFICER

SLO Distribution List

Fort MacArthur (Bldg. 410) (310) 653-8631 Tuesday: 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. El Segundo (Bldg. 272, C1-209) (310) 653-5428 or (310) 653-8631 Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Fridays 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 61FSS.SLO@us.af.mil www.lafss.com/slo Closed every 1st Thursday of the month for training. Do you have questions about enrolling your child in school? The Los Angeles Air Force Base School Liaison Officer (SLO) is here to help you find the answers you need. The average military family moves 9 to 12 times throughout K-12 education. With each move, military children face many school-related challenges. The School Liaison Officer is your advocate. California schools are responsible for California State learning standards. Each school’s academic performance Index (API) and climate survey can be found at http://dq.cde.ca.gov/dataquest/

If you would like your name placed on the School Liaison Officer (SLO) distribution list for the upcoming events such as the toy workshop, scholarships, academic recognition, magnet and charter school deadlines, laws affecting military connected students’ programs and funding, etc. Please email your name, phone number, email address and whether your student is in elementary, middle or high school to SLO at 61fss.slo@us.af.mil

Military Interstate Compact What Is the Compact? The Compact provides for the uniform treatment of military children transferring between school districts and states. It was developed by the Council of State Governments’ National Center for Interstate Compacts, the Department of Defense, national associations, federal and state officials, departments of education, school administrators and military families. http://mic3.net/pages/FAQ/faq_indexnew.aspx

Homework Support for Military Families Online homework tutoring available to all military families at http://military.tutor.com/home

Incoming & Outgoing Permit Open Season If you would like information on school enrollment for traditional public schools, private schools, home schools, magnate schools, and charter schools please visit the following link http://www.laafbforcesupport.com/family/slo

Log onto http://echoices.lausd.net for additional information regarding Magnet School Choices, School For Advance Studies Programs, Permit with Transportation and Dual Language Education Program choices.

2019 LAMCF SCHOLARSHIP Now accepting applications for current high school seniors and undergraduate college students. Applications due 28 February 2019. LAMCF.WEEBLY.COM Scholarships@LAMCF.net

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Fort MacArthur (Bldg. 403) (310) 653-8341/8343

Multi-purpose 22,000 sq. ft. facility offering magnificent views of the Pacific Ocean. Located at historic Fort MacArthur, San Pedro.

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 61FSS.CC@gmail.com

We offer a number of rooms for scheduling meetings, social and special events. Event catering services available, (310) 653-8341.

Closed: February Jan 1, 2, 18, 15&21 & 18

Fort Mac Community Center

TO REGISTER PLEASE CALL THE COMMUNITY CENTER AT (310) 653-8384.

ELIGIBLE MEMBERS AF Active Duty, AF Reservists, All Other Branches Assigned to LAAFB Other Branches, DoD, Retirees, Contractors & Guests

ELIGIBLE MEMBERS AF Active Duty, AF Reservists, All Other Branches Assigned to LAAFB Other Branches, DoD, Retirees, Contractors & Guests

ELIGIBLE MEMBERS AF Active Duty, AF Reservists, All Other Branches Assigned to LAAFB Other Branches, DoD, Retirees, Contractors & Guests

PRICE $20.00 $20.00

PRICE $35.00 $35.00

PRICE $20.00 $20.00

Cyber Zone

Party Room Reservations

Available Fridays only, 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. Space is available for events such as potlucks, baby showers, anniversary parties, organizational functions, etc. Reservations can be made up to 2 months in advance. Security deposit is required and refundable. Must be 21 or older to reserve*

Room Patio Room 14

Group Size 50 and under

Price $50.00

Deposit $50.00

Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. The Community Center has you covered. The Cyber Zone has 3 iMac computers and an available Wi-Fi hot spot for personal and portable devices. First come, first serve basis.


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when you transfer your credit card balance to an AFCU Platinum VisaÂŽ Card by March 31, 2019! **APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Restrictions apply, for full details visit www.aerofcu.org

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OUTDOOR RECREATION Fort MacArthur (Bldg. 403) (310) 653-8225/8226 Monday & Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tuesday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. 61FSS.ODR@us.af.mil Closed: February 15 & 18

Outdoor Recreation is your one-stop center for year-round Southern California outdoor fun and adventure. Our experienced staff are devoted to bringing you exciting recreation opportunities, a wide variety of equipment rentals, guided adventures and discount tickets to area attractions. Learn more about RecOn and Single Airmen programs at www.LAFSS.com/ODR/R4R-Programs Los Angeles AFB Outdoor Recreation & ITT

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15 (Ages 7+) | $20 PER PERSON What’s better than hitting the slopes on a beautiful southern Californian ski resort? Hitting those slopes while the rest of the state is at work! Catch some early z’s while ODR takes care of getting you to and from Bear Mountain or Snow Summit for an epic FAMILY DAY on the mountain. Transportation Only. Lift tickets are available for purchase at the ITT Office. Registration Ends Wednesday, February 13

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EQUIPMENT RENTAL PRICE LIST

RENT

www.LAFSS.com/ODR/equipment-rentals

Choose Combinations of . . . • • • • •

! FROM US & SAVE

Camping Equipment Hiking Necessities Kayaks Standup Paddle Boards BBQ Grills & Coolers

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Canopies, Tables & Chairs Concession Machines: (Cotton Candy,

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Bounce Houses And Much More!

Popcorn, Snow Cone)

CAMPING EQUIPMENT Camping Chairs Cooler (54 1t.) Cooler (100 qt.) Cooler w/ wheels (165 qt.) Cots Dispenser (5 gal.) Dispenser (10 gal.) Family Cook Set

Day Weekend Week 16.00 4.00 6.00 12.00 3.00 4.50 16.00 4.00 6.00 20.00 5.00 7.50 12.00 3.00 4.50 12.00 3.00 4.50 12.00 3.00 4.50 12.00 3.00 4.50

WATER SPORTS *** Stand Up Paddleboard **Kayak (1-Man Ocean) **Kayak (2-Man Ocean) **Kayak (Hobie Mirage 13') Life Jacket Surfboard Wet Suit Body Board YETI Cooler YETI Cooler YETI Cooler

Day Weekend Week 15.00 35.00 50.00 10.00 15.00 40.00 15.00 22.50 60.00 25.00 35.00 100.00 1.00 1.50 4.00 8.00 12.00 32.00 4.00 10.50 28.00 4.00 6.00 12.00 12.50 18.75 50.00 15.00 22.50 60.00 17.50 26.25 70.00

FORT MAC BBQ PICNIC AREA **Picnic Park w/ Cabana (by pool) Party Groups up to 100 People 100.00 Fort Mac BBQ Picnic Area requires a security deposit which will be returned if the area and restrooms are left clean and trash is disposed in dumpsters provided. All Items are first come, first-served. Reservations on some items may be made up to 2 months in advance.

Sleeping Bag Therma Rest (Foam) Therma Rest (2”) Therma Rest (3") Tent (3-Man) Tent (4-Man) Tent (6-Man) Tent (8-Man) Roll Table (27”x27”) Roll Table (27”x27”)

**TRAILERS Day Weekend Week 4.00 6.00 16.00 0.50 0.75 2.00 3.00 4.50 12.00 5.00 7.50 20.00 10.00 15.00 40.00 15.00 22.50 60.00 20.00 30.00 80.00 25.00 37.50 100.00 5.00 7.50 20.00 7.50 11.25 30.00

BACKPACKING EQUIPMENT Backpack MSR Stove MSR Cook Set Knife w/ Saw Head Lamp Bear Bell

Day Weekend Week 2.00 3.00 8.00 6.00 9.00 24.00 2.00 3.00 8.00 2.00 3.00 8.00 3.00 4.50 12.00 0.50 0.75 2.00

MISCELLANEOUS EQUIPMENT *Cotton Candy Machine *Snow Cone Machine *Popcorn Machine *Hot Dog Machine 5' Folding Table 6' Folding Table 8' Folding Table Folding Chairs Canopy 10' x 10'

Day Weekend Week 35.00 45.00 140.00 35.00 45.00 140.00 35.00 45.00 140.00 35.00 45.00 140.00 4.00 4.00 16.00 5.00 5.00 20.00 6.00 6.00 24.00 1.00 1.00 4.00 17.00 20.00 68.00

Utility w/sides 4x8 Utility w/ sides Flat Bed 6x12 Kayak Small Kayak Large Hitch 2” & 1 7/8”

Day Weekend Week 15.00 23.00 80.00 15.00 23.00 80.00 30.00 45.00 90.00 15.00 25.00 60.00 30.00 45.00 90.00 5.00 5.00 20.00

**BBQ'S 6' Double Wide BBQ 7' Double Wide BBQ 8' Double Wide BBQ

Day Weekend Week 55.00 65.00 220.00 60.00 70.00 240.00 65.00 75.00 260.00

**JUMPERS / INFLATABLES Turtle (13x13) Castle (15x15) Western (15x15) Sport Arena (15x15) Tiger (16x28) Euro Castle (18x17) Castle w/ Slide (15x15) Sport Arena w/ Slide Jungle w/ Slide Crayon w/ Slide Princess Castle w/ Slide Wizard Castle w/ Slide Western w/ Slide Farmland (19x16)

Day Weekend Week 50.00 75.00 200.00 55.00 80.00 220.00 55.00 80.00 220.00 55.00 80.00 220.00 60.00 85.00 240.00 60.00 85.00 240.00 60.00 85.00 240.00 60.00 85.00 240.00 60.00 85.00 240.00 60.00 85.00 240.00 60.00 85.00 240.00 60.00 85.00 240.00 60.00 85.00 240.00 65.00 85.00 260.00

Pricing is subject to change at any time. Items with * require a Deposit: *$25 Deposit **$50 Deposit ***$100 Deposit

Los Angeles AFB Outdoor Recreation @LosAngeles AFB Outdoor Recreation & ITT for the most up-to-date information on all things outdoor recreation.

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INFORMATION, TICKETS & TRAVEL El Segundo (AAFES BX) (310) 653-1304 Monday - Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Closed for Lunch: 1 - 2 p.m. Open every 1st Saturday of the month Saturday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Fort MacArthur (Bldg. 403) (310) 653-8225/8226 Monday & Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tuesday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Discount tickets to theme parks, area attractions, hotels and more! Tickets & Tours is now located in the AAFES BX next to the furniture store. E-ticket sales are also available at Fort MacArthur. Visit Outdoor Recreation located inside the Community Center in building 403 across from the base swimming pool. Los Angeles AFB Outdoor Recreation & ITT

Closed: February 15 & 18

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Pricing is subject to change by attractions at any time without advance notice. Call the ITT office to verify pricing. No exchanges or refunds, no exceptions.


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THEME PARKS DISNEYLAND OR CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE (Black Out: Dec 25-31, 2019) Disney 3-Day Military Salute 2019 Disney 4-Day Military Salute 2019 Disneyland or California Adventure: 1-Day 1-Park Only Disney 1-Day Hopper Disney 2-day Non-Hopper Disney 2-day Hopper Disney 3-day Non-Hopper Disney 3-day Hopper Disney 4-Day Non-Hopper Disney 4-Day Hopper Disney 5-Day Non-Hopper Disney 5-Day Hopper DISNEYWORLD (Orlando, FL) Military 4-Day Hopper Military 5-Day Hopper

OUR PRICE

GATE PRICE

Adult Child Age Range $178.00 with restrictions $198.00 with restrictions Ages 3-9 $104.00 $98.00 Ages 3-9 $154.00 $148.00 Ages 3-9 $213.00 $202.00 Ages 3-9 $268.00 $250.00 Ages 3-9 $281.00 $266.00 Ages 3-9 $330.00 $321.00 Ages 3-9 $305.00 $288.00 Ages 3-9 $352.00 $334.00 Ages 3-9 $320.00 $301.00 Ages 3-9 $368.00 $350.00 Adult Child Age Range Ages 3-Adult $239.00 Ages 3-Adult $255.00

Adult

Child $178.00 $198.00

$104-$149 $154-$199 $225.00 $260.00 $300.00

$98-$141 $148-$191 $210.00 $248.00 $271.00

$355.00 $325.00 $380.00 $329.00

$335.00 $305.00 $360.00 $320.00

$395.00

$375.00

Adult

Child $241.00 $257.00

Disney World Tickets must be ordered in advance. Please allow THREE WEEKS for processing and shipping.

UNIVERSAL STUDIOS Adult Child Age Range Under 2 free Universal Studios: 1-Day General Admission $99.00 Under 2 free Universal Studios: Annual Pass (Blackout Days Apply) $115.00 LEGOLAND Adult Child Age Range Ages 3-Adult Legoland 1-Day Legoland Park Only $68.00 Ages 3-Adult Legoland 2-Day with Sealife $75.00 Ages 3-Adult Legoland 3-Day California Resort Hopper $85.00 Ages 3-Adult Legoland Merlin Annual Pass Standard $140.25 Ages 3-Adult Legoland Merlin Annual Pass Premium $185.00 KNOTT'S BERRY FARM Adult Child Age Range Ages 3-Adult Knott's Berry Farm $48.25 SAN DIEGO ZOO Adult Child Age Range Ages 3-11 San Diego Zoo $48.00 $38.00 Ages 3-11 Safari Park $48.00 $38.00 SD Zoo/Safari Park: United States Armed Forces Personnel receive complimentary 1-Day Pass all year long! SEA WORLD Adult Child Age Range Ages 3-9 SeaWorld San Diego: 1 Day $72.00 $67.00 Ages 3-9 SeaWorld San Diego: Military Appreciation 2 Day $72.00 $67.00 SeaWorld: Active Duty get FREE Admission with up to 3 Dependents once per year SIX FLAGS Adult Child Age Range Age 3 and older Six Flags Magic Mountain $62.00 Age 3 and older Six Flags Discovery Kingdom $62.00

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

OUR PRICE

Adult

Child

Age Range

Adult

Child

$129.00

$129.00 $149.00

Adult

Child $99.00 $117.00 $123.00 $189.00 $269.00

Adult

Child $79.00

Adult

Child

$54.00 $54.00

$44.00 $44.00

Adult $89.99 $89.99

Child $89.99 $89.99

Adult

Child $84.99 $72.09

GATE PRICE Adult

Ages 3-11 $29.95 Aquarium of the Pacific: Long Beach $21.00 $15.25 $7.00 Atlantis Laser Tag $20.50 $55.00 Big Bear Mountain: Regular Bike Lift $35.50 $22.25 Ages 22-65, 5-12 $24.00 Big Bear Mountain: Scenic Sky Chair (Adult, Child) $17.75 $9.00 Ages 65-79, 13-22 $19.00 Big Bear Mountain: Scenic Sky Chair (Senior, Youth) $13.25 $13.25 Ages 3-17 $18.50 Birch Aquarium at Scripps $15.25 $12.00 $71.00 California's Great America $33.50 $20.00 California's Great America Parking $19.50 $73.50 Catalina Express (Round trip) $66.00 $56.00 Ages 2 - 10 $37.00 Circus Vargas: Arena admission $22.75 $15.25 Ages 2 - 10 $25.00 Circus Vargas: Bleacher General Admission $15.25 $10.50 $46.00 Dana Wharf Sportfishing: 1/2 Day $28.25 $64.00 Dana Wharf Sportfishing: 3/4 Day $44.50 $45.00 Dana Wharf Sportfishing: Whale Watching $24.50 $13.00 $99.26 HornBlower: Marina Del Rey; Brunch Cruise $66.75 $51.25 $124.83 HornBlower: Marina Del Rey; Friday Dinner Cruise $82.00 $68.25 $130.12 HornBlower: Marina Del Rey; Saturday Dinner Cruise $82.00 $68.25 $49.12 HornBlower: Marina Del Rey; Sunset Cocktail Cruise $27.75 $98.71 HornBlower: Newport Beach; Brunch Cruise $66.25 $51.00 $124.24 HornBlower: Newport Beach; Friday Dinner Cruise $82.00 $68.25 $129.51 HornBlower: Newport Beach; Saturday Dinner Cruise $82.00 $68.25 $77.69 HornBlower: Newport Beach; Sunset Cocktail Cruise $68.25 $27.50 $72.90 Ifly: Hollywood $60.00 $82.81 Ifly: Ontario $60.00 Pricing is subject to change by attractions at any time without advance notice. Call the ITT office to verify pricing. No exchanges or refunds, no exceptions. $25.95 K1 Speed: Arrive and Drive $15.00

Child $17.95 $38.00 $12.00 $19.00 $14.00

$58.00 $27.00 $15.00

$29.00 $59.55 $74.88 $78.07 $59.22 $74.53 $77.69 $48.83

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YOUTH PROGRAMS Fort MacArthur (Bldg. 425) (310) 653-8383 Open Recreation School Days Monday/ Wednesday: 3 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Tuesday/ Thursday: 2 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Friday: 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. Open Recreation School Break Monday - Friday: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. School Age Program Monday - Friday: 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Youth Programs supports dependents of active duty military, retired military, active reservists, DoD personnel, and those living on base with a current contract with Tierra Vista. Youth Programs provides age appropriate activities, classes, trips, and events for youth ages 5-18 years. Youth Sponsorship: Are you new to base and interested in getting connected with a local youth from the program? Please go to this link to connect: www.lafss.com/yp/ *Open Recreation Program may be closed due to field trip/events. Please call Youth Programs for more information.

Closed: February 15 & 18

LAAFB Youth Programs

Friday, February 22 | 4 p.m. | All GIRLS Age 5-18 Saturday, February 9 | 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Cost: $10 Members & $12 Non-Members | Ages: 9-18 years Join the Youth Program on a guided trip to the California African American Museum in Los Angeles. Learn about the rich cultural heritage of African Americans and the contributions to California and the western US. Terrace Cinemas to enjoy a new release.

Weekly Programs Youth Karate (Ages 5-14)

Mondays & Wednesdays, 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. Join in the fun, learn the fundamentals of Karate with Sensei Jerome. Youth 8 years and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tae Kwon Do Instruction (Ages 6 & older)

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. Location: Fort MacArthur Fitness Center Tae Kwon Do is a Korean Martial Art, which focuses on hand and foot techniques that neutralize attacks and provide a means of protecting both yourself and your loved ones. The practice and employment of these techniques is governed by the Five Tenets: Courtesy, Integrity, Self-Control, Perseverance and Indomitable Spirit. The program is “Family Style” meaning that it is open to males and females, children and adults, from 6 years old and up. New students are accepted continuously. Register at the Youth Center: $40.00 per month

Explorer Club (Ages 5 – 8)

Mondays, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Weekly activities geared toward 5-8 years old. Activities may include art, cooking and fitness.

Smart Girls (Ages 9-12)

Monday, February 11, 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. Learn “Smart Girl” skills to be the best you can be! Permission slips are required to participate in classes. 20

Join the Youth Program, in partnership with Raytheon, for an afternoon celebrating girls in STEM professions. We will have a female engineer open the program and the girls will move into a STEM project for the afternoon. We are excited to welcome all girls and hope to spark an interest in STEM programming, professions, or just to come have some fun. Members and Non-Members are invited to join this program! Call the Youth Program at (310) 653-8383 for more information.

Torch Club (Ages 9-12)

Tuesdays, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Torch Club encourages community service, individual growth, and companionship. Join us weekly to become greater than yourself!

Fine Arts Program (Ages 9-18)

Wednesdays, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Explore your inner creativity and learn new skills.

Computer Instruction (Ages 5-8)

Wednesdays, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Computer instruction will be available to assist you in becoming proficient with computer programs and associated technology. Classes will assist with personal academic performance and competitiveness in global workforce opportunities. First come, first serve basis.

Guitar/Drums/Music Lessons (Ages: 9-18)

Thursdays, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. Are you interested in learning to play the guitar, & drums? Join us on Thursdays to learn some new skills. Guitars are provided during lesson, but students are encouraged to bring their own so they can practice at home.

Keystone Club & Teen Council Meeting (Ages 13-18)

Fridays, 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. Keystone Club encourages community service, individual growth, and companionship. Join us weekly and become a great leader, join Keystone today!

Parent Advisory Board Meeting

Tuesday, February 19, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Location: CDC, El Segundo Families are encouraged to be a part of the Parent Advisory Board. If your child/ youth participates in School Age Program, Open Recreation, Home School Club, or Explorer Club, we invite you to be a part of the discussion.

Healthy Lifestyles Cooking (Ages 9-18)

Fridays, 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. Come enjoy learning new skills in the kitchen when cooking and eating with friends. Youth are encouraged to bring in recipes from their family favorites, or from cultural family traditions. Parents are always welcome and encouraged to share their culinary skills with the team.

YOUTUBERS’ FILM WORKSHOP

Wednesdays, February 6, 13, 20, 27 & March 6 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. | Ages 9-18 | Free Learn video recording tips and tricks and editing techniques from LA FSS Marketing. Participants will be working on a 2019 Youth Programs promotional video. • • • • •

Week 1: Introductory Week 2: Film & Audio Week 3: Graphics & Importing Week 4: Editing Week 5: Rendering & Uploading


STEM Center of Innovation Volunteer Call Monday, February 11 or Thursday, February 21 Time: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. or 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Location: Building 272, 2nd Floor Room: C2-203 Are you interested in Coding? Drone Building? Robotics? Video Game Design? 3-D Printing? We are looking for SMC Airmen or Civilians who may be interested in volunteering some time in our STEM Center of Innovation at the Youth Program. This is a brand new project funded by a grant that will be opening in the coming year. The possibilities are endless for projects! If this is something you may be interested in, please contact katherine.reynolds.3@us.af.mil for additional information and please plan to attend one of the training sessions. This will ensure you are eligible to volunteer at any point during the following year.

Friday, February 22

6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. $20.00 per child | Ages: 5-12 Parents, need a break? Kids, need a break? Join the Youth Center for a Friday night of games, activities, and fun! Sign up in advance at the Youth Center. Youth Program Membership is not required to participate. Register at the Youth Center!

The Youth Program will be taking 12 members ages 9-18 to Disneyland for a day! Our Attendance Challenge will run from January 2 - February 28. Each day you attend the program you will submit a ticket into the drawing. You can earn an extra ticket for participation in Torch Club or Keystone. At the end of the attendance challenge we will draw 12 names to join our trip JOIN YP to Disneyland. The trip will be FOR OUR taking place on April 1. Contact the DISNEYLAND Youth Center for more information! ATTENDANCE

CHALLENGE

ONGOING Programs contract. Youth must have current School Age Care 2018 (Ages 5-12)

Before and After School Programs provide age-appropriate child care with quality programming, youth activities and events. Clubs, activities, and USDA approved meals and snacks are offered. Transportation to and from select schools is available. The program focuses on team building, cognitive growth, and development of social awareness and problem solving skills. The staff offers homework support to youth enrolled in the School Age Program.

Open Recreation Program (Ages 9-18)

This program provides recreational options for all dependents of active duty, retired military, DoD employees, and contractors living on base under a Tierra Vista lease

membership and be between 9-18 years of age. Community service programs, clubs, and classes are offered with focus on recreational activities, cognitive challenges, and team building. $30 per year

Transportation Program (Ages 9-18)

Youth Program members are eligible for transportation to and from select schools: Leland Elementary, Point Fermin Elementary, White Point Elementary, Dana Middle School, and Port of Los Angeles High School. Upon return, registered youth may enjoy our Open Recreation Program, or go directly home. $50 per week

Congressional Award Opportunities

The Congressional Award is the United States Congress’ award for young Americans. It is non-partisan, voluntary, and non-competitive. The program is open to all 14 to 23 yearolds. Participants earn Bronze, Silver, & Gold Congressional Award Certificates & Bronze, Silver, & Gold Congressional Award Medals. Each level involves setting goals in four program areas: Volunteer Public Service, Personal Development, Physical Fitness, and Expedition/Exploration. For more information visit http://congressionalaward.org or contact Youth Programs (310) 653-8383

*Note: Participation in the transportation program does not automatically register youth for after school activities. Youth must be enrolled in Open Recreation and other programming separately.

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We appreciate your outstanding work and dedication to caring for our Los Angeles AFB CDC families. El Segundo (Bldg. 281) (310) 653-6800 Monday - Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Closed: February 15 & 18 Full-time and hourly care to Active Duty, DoD and Active Reservists. We offer individual and group, age appropriate educational activities that stimulate social, cognitive and emotional growth for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years.

Tuesday, February 19

We are proud to participate in the USDA Food Program with base-dietitian approved menus.

12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Location: CDC, El Segundo

Our facility is NAEYC accredited and features professional and caring staff. In accordance with Federal Law & US Dept of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

CDC parents continue to vote for your favorite CDC Staff and tell us why you appreciate them so much!

If your child/youth participates in School Age Program, Open Recreation, Home School Club, or Explorer Club, we invite you to be a part of the discussion.

El Segundo (Bldg. 281) (310) 653-6802 Closed: February 15 & 18 Did You Know? Individuals taking care of someone else’s children in base quarters on a regular basis for more than 10 hours per week must be licensed. Residents of base housing who knowingly provide unlicensed child care are in danger of losing their base housing privileges. The care in FCC is provided in the home of individuals licensed under AFI 34-144 guidelines. These licensed child care providers must complete (at a minimum) 24 hours of orientation, be certified in CPR/First Aid, complete AF child care training modules, obtain liability insurance and have their home meet fire prevention, health and safety guidelines. Please contact the FCC office for further details.

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Make extra income while caring for children in the comfort of your own home. Family Child Care (FCC) staff will train and help you provide responsible and safe in-home care for children 2 weeks to 12 years old in your government or affiliated off-base home.


OFFERING PRINTING & ENGRAVING SERVICES TO LOS ANGELES AFB!

No federal endorsement intended nor implied.

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Los Angeles Air Force Base MWR Publication - February 2019 Issue

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