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The Vance Viewpoint 71FSS

Tap Takeover w/ Red Leg Brewing at Crosswinds Club

Vance Egg Hunt April 4 at School Age Care

Line up 9:45 a.m. Starts 10:00 a.m.

Open to all Military, DoD, GS, NAF & Contractor Families!


Vance Egg Hunt


Falcon’s Nest Bowling Center


Arts & Crafts


Crosswinds Club

The 71st Force Support Squadron is dedicated to caring for our Airmen. 100% of the money spent at our FSS activities stays on base to help create better events & entertainment for our Airmen. Visit our website by scanning this QR code!

Advertisements and partnered sponsorships contained in this publication do not imply federal endorsement.


Information, Tickets & Travel




Child Development


School Age Care (Youth Center)


Teen Center


14th Annual Dodgeball


Vance AFB Library


You Could Win


Single Airman Program


Airman & Family Readiness


Education & Training Center


Studio 71 Print Shop


Vance NAF Jobs Hiring


FREE Movies at the PDC


ICE Comments


FSS Directory


Falcon’s Nest Bowling Center Jelly Bean Contest

March 1 - April 10 1:30 p.m.

Win a jar of jelly beans and a large Easter basket by guessing how many jellybeans are in the jar!

Bowling Prices $2.25 per game $10.00 per hour $2.50 for shoes

Food & Drink Specials Corned Beef Sandwich • March 17 Corned beef on rye bread with spicy mustard and sauerkraut with your choice of side and drink for $5.95.

Beer • March 17

Green beer $4.00 a glass & $16.00 for a pitcher.

Guinness Fish & Chips • March 27 3 pieces of Guinness battered cod with your choice of side and drink for $6.95.


Arts and Crafts Adult Coloring Class March 31 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Are you stressed? Join us for an adult coloring class, relieve stress and pick up some great tips while having fun! Register by March 24, $25.00 per person.

Customizable Mugs

Show off at trivia night by bringing your own customized mug made at the arts and craft center!

Mothers Day Gift Crafting April 28 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Looking for that special gift for Mother’s Day? Bring your kids to Arts And Crafts on to create a personalized gift for mom. Register by April 21, $15.00 per child.


Crosswinds Club Tap Takeover W/ Red Leg Brewing March 20 at Crosswinds Club starts 5:00 p.m.

Corn Corn Hole Hole & & Giant Giant Pong Pong Free Free Bar Bar Snacks, Snacks, $6.00 $6.00 Beer Beer Flights Flights

Pub Trivia

March 4 & 18 6:00 p.m.

Spouses Night March 3 & 31 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Guess what, it’s spouse’s night at the Crosswinds club! Get $1 off drinks and free soda! Bring your spouse or your favorite Wingman and join us for a fun evening.


Are you smarter than your friends? Bring your friends to this free event and show off your trivia knowledge. Food and drink available for purchase, open to all.

Crosswinds Club Family Bingo

March 26 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (bar and grill opens at 5:00 p.m.)

Ready to have some family fun? Join us for family bingo! Receive a free bingo card with every purchase of a meal, a great way to spend the evening with your family. $2 per extra card, open to everyone.

Member Social March 27 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Become a Vance Air Force Base club member and enjoy the benefits of member social with drinks, snacks, games and more. Free to club members, $5.00 for non members.

Karaoke Night Every Friday 6:00 p.m. - Close

Come bellow your heart out at karaoke night! There are over 5,000 songs to choose from! Free event, open to all. (On drop nights Karaoke will start following the official portion of the event.)


Information, Tickets and Travel Purchase tickets at Vance ITT / A&C Center. Events are located at the Stride Bank Event Center.

Harlem Globetrotters

March 12 @ 7:00 p.m. - $21 each

Harlem Globetrotters are on the road for their action packed tour! A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their seats to witness the ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that thrills fans of all ages.

Enid Xtreme Bulls March 28 @ 7:30 p.m. - $15 each

This will be one of over 50 PRCA Xtreme Bulls events held in North America. This event will consist of a long round of 30 bull riders, followed by a short round featuring the top 10 contestants.

Chicago Live in Concert April 1 @ 7:30 p.m. - $63 each

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers CHICAGO will perform live for an unforgettable night of entertainment!

Land Run Beer Fest

April 4 @ 6:00 p.m. - $25 each

The 5th Annual Land Run Beer Fest will have over 120 Craft Beers to taste. We will have live music, featuring the ONE-TRACK MIND BAND. This year's proceeds will benefit Soldiers Wish.

Pro Wrestling -Worlds Collide

April 19 @ 3:00 p.m. - $7 each

World Class Revolution is one of the hottest companies in professional wrestling. World Class is truly where legends of the past, current superstars, and future greats collide in the ring.


ITT & Entertainment


Child Development Center All Things Parent's Day Out

March 14th 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the Child Development Center $25 Per child 6 weeks - 12 years old welcome ! Limited space.

Openings for Infants at the CDC Openings for Pre-Toddler


580-213-7310 Registration deadline Wednesday, March 11th

Easy Access to Child Care wherever the mission takes you

Register at

School Age Care (Youth Center) Month of the Military Child - Purple up Parade April 16, Location TBD. Check the FSS website for updates. Show your appreciation to our military youth for their strength and sacrifices by joining us for the Month of the Military Purple Up Parade, America’s Kids Run & Bradely Fitness Center Commander’s 5K.

It’s going to be a fantastic day to celebrate our military‘s youth ending with a free picnic for everyone. Wearing purple is a visible way to show support!

Event TImes

3:00 p.m. Registration starts 3:15 p.m. Purple Up March & Commander's Comments 3:45 p.m. America's Kids Run (Kids thru Kindergarten) 4:00 p.m. America's Kids Run (elementary school kids) 4:15 p.m. Commander's 5K (Middle school kids and adults)

FREE Group Exercise at the Bradley Fitness Center! Scan this QR code for the current schedule.

4:45 p.m. Picnic

Register at

Openings available at the Youth Center!

school-age-program Air Force Services

Student of the Month Khaleesi, is recognized for her time spent reading and participating in lessons. Counselors say her enthusiasm is wonderful to witness!

Youth of the Month Juliet, is very kind and caring toward others and she helps tremendously with class room cleanup. She is a great example for other youth around her.


Teen Center Teen Space Camps July 19-24 and July 26-31 Huntsville, AL Applications must be submitted by April 6 to the Teen Center. Apply to Fly! It’s time.

If you are between the ages of 12-18 years you might be one of the lucky ones selected to attend Space Camp during the last weeks of July. You will experience the excitement of space exploration at Space Camp, a 6-day program at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, AL. While travel to and from the Center is not covered, most other costs are covered including lodging, meals and activity fees!

Here's all the COOL stuff you can do • • • • •

Simulated Space Shuttle missions Training simulators Rocket building and launches Scientific experiments Information on the past, present, and future of space exploration • Participants are selected through a competitive application process Get your application at the Teen Center.

Teen Aviation June 15-21 at the United States Air Force Academy. Applications must be submitted by April 6 to the Teen Center. Are you interested in attending the United States Air Force Academy? S elected teens entering their sophomore or junior year get a glimpse of life at the Academy in beautiful Colorado Springs, CO. While travel to and from the Academy is not covered, most other costs are covered including lodging and meals! You will enjoy: • • • • • •

Flying in a Cessna 145 Ropes course Team building activities Simulator for Cessna Aero Lab Tour of Academy

Get your application at the Teen Center.


youth programs

Air Force Services

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14th Annual Dodgeball Tournament

Vance AFB 2020

9:00 a.m.

• Game day Sign-in Starts 8:30 a.m. • Entry Deadline March 6th by 12:00 p.m. • Teams of 6-10 Players • Open to all Base Personnel




Sponsored in part by:

*no federal endorsement implied

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Vance AFB Library

Scavenger Hunt March 9-14 Are you good at finding hidden objects? Win FSS gift cards by finding the hidden objects daily in the Library.

How many Candies?

March 1 - 17 Hey kids! Can you guess the number of candies in the jar? The closest guess will win the jar of candy! (kids under age 10)

Guess the Title of the Book?

March 2-17 Win a $10 Amazon gift card by guessing what book is shredded in the jar!

Kids ages 10+ who guess correctly will be entered in a drawing. Winner announced on March 17 @ 4:00


You Could Win Color this page and turn the page into any FSS activity to be entered into a drawing for a $25 FSS gift card! Open to anyone. Drawing will be announced on March 31.

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Single Airman Program The Sanctuary Escape Rooms

March 21 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. in OKC.

Airmen work together to find clues, solve puzzles and riddles. Participants will get to play two different escape rooms, each lasting up to 60 minutes.

Cosabella Kitchen Italian Cooking Class March 28 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. in OKC.

Participants will learn how to make pasta from scratch, prepare a salad, appetizer and chicken entrĂŠe and create an Italian dessert in this three hour private cooking class. This class is only $32.50! (usually $65.00)!

Skeet Shooting April 18 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Drummond.

Airmen will enjoy a morning of skeet at Prairie Clays. Airmen will shoot 50 targets from 10 different shooting stations.

Pistol Class

April 25 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at Red Rock Firearms.

Airmen will work on the fundamentals of pistol shooting. NRA instructors help them develop/enhance their shooting.


Most events are FREE to single Airmen! Open to Enlisted and Officers. (Cost

covered by R4R program funding.) Register by contacting or call (580) 213-6096 or stop by Bldg. 316 Rm.131. BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE AIR FORCE SERVICES ACTIVITY

Airman & Family Readiness PCS Town Hall March 11 9:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. PDC Auditorium.

Have an assignment notification? Tired of waiting on your orders? Join us for a town hall on PCS tips! Open to active duty & spouses.

Home Front Heroes April 9 at School Age Care

Join us in honoring every child who has deployed family members, they will receive a Home Front Heroes certificate of recognition and a token of appreciation. Stop by and show your support for our military children!


Education Office March Test Dates AFOQT - Mar 9 DLPT - Mar 12 TBAS - by Reservation WAPS (Backup) - Mar 5 CDC - Mar 19 & 26

17 Laws of Teamwork The Talon Institute for Professional Development will be offering a John C. Maxwell 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork “Lunch and Learn” series. Attend any that interest you and bring a lunch! Register for classes at All classes are one hour long.

Class Schedule


Date 3.10.20 3.24.20 3.26.20 3.31.20 4.14.20 4.16.20 4.21.20 4.23.20 5.5.20 5.7.20 5.12.20 5.14.20 5.18.20

Time 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 12:00 a.m. 12:00 a.m. 12:00 a.m. 12:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m.

Location Bldg 826 / AOPT / Rm 1 or 2 Bldg 826 / AOPT / Rm 1 or 2 Bldg 826 / AOPT / Rm 1 or 2 Bldg 826 / AOPT / Rm 1 or 2 Bldg 316 / HAWC / Conf Rm Bldg 316 / HAWC / Conf Rm Bldg 316 / HAWC / Conf Rm Bldg 316 / HAWC / Conf Rm Bldg 455 / PDC Classroom Bldg 455 / PDC Classroom Bldg 314 / AFRC / Classroom Bldg 314 / AFRC / Classroom Bldg 314 / AFRC / Classroom

L&L Focus The Law of the Chain The Law of the Catalyst The Law of the Compass The Law of the Bad Apple The Law of Countability The Law of the Price Tag The Law of the Scoreboard The Law of the Bench The Law of the Identity The Law of the Communication The Law of the Edge The Law of High Morale The Law of Dividends

Studio 71 Print Shop

Visit our website by scanning this QR code!

Print Shop Services Studio 71 Print Shop is a full-service print shop for the Vance military and civilian community.

Are you ready to start UPT? Studio 71 has you covered! Stop by our shop and order your printed pubs, over 30 books and a 44�x50� cockpit poster included in the package. Hard copy pubs are a useful supplement to your digital material.

You can find us in the basement of Bldg. 500 in Ste. 003

Is your class starting to create ideas for their class patch? Bring your ideas to us and we will bring your thoughts to life!


Vance is Hiring!

NAF Guide for Applicants: The Application Process 1. Create your Login.Gov Account 2. Prepare your Application Package In Advance 3. Create/Save Job Searches 4. Make your resume ‘Searchable’ 5. Review Announcement Requirements 6. Keep Your Account Undated. Go to to learn more information on the application process.

Available Postions

Search for current Air Force NAF Keyword: NAF Location: Leave blank or begin to type a specific location and wait for the website to auto-populate locations that match your text Click "Search" Click on the hyperlinked Job Title to view the entire vacancy announcement. Accounting Technician Child and Youth Program Assistant Cook Bartender Cashier Recreation Assistant Movie Concession Unit Program Coordinator


Free Movies at the PDC

March 1 Sunday 2:30 p.m. - Little Woman (PG) March 6 Friday 7:00 p.m. - The Grudge 2020 (R) March 7 Saturday 2:30 p.m. - Frozen 2 (PG) 4:30 p.m. - Dark Waters (PG-13) 7:00 p.m. - Queen and Slim (R) March 8 Sunday 2:30 p.m. - A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (PG) March 13 Friday 7:00 p.m. - Windtalkers (R)

March 14 Saturday 2:30 p.m. - The Lion King 2019 (PG) 4:30 p.m. - Jumanji: The Next Level (PG-13) 7:00 p.m. - Richard Jewell (R) March 15 Sunday 2:30 p.m. - Little Woman (PG-13) March 20 Friday 7:00 p.m. - 2 Guns 2013 (R) March 21 Saturday 2:30 p.m. - Cats (PG) 4:30 p.m. - Dark Waters (PG-13) 7:00 p.m. - Bombshell (R) March 22 Sunday 2:30 p.m. - Frozen 2 (PG)



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FSS Directory Arts & Crafts & ITT

306 McAffrey Ave. Bldg, 305 Tues-Fri 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


Airmen & Family Readiness Center

446 McAffrey Ave. Bldg. 314 Ste. 15 Mon-Thu 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fri 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Bradley Fitness Center

Bldg. 316 Sun & Sat 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Mon-Thu 5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Fri 5:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Holiday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Crosswinds Club

454 Fisher Rd. Bldg. 601 Breakfast Mon-Fri 6:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Lunch Mon-Fri 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Bar Mon-Fri 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.


Education & Training Center

Outdoor Recreation

Scott Rd. Bldg. 244, Dock 4 Mon-Fri 8:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.


School Age Care

323 McAffrey Rd. Bldg. 323 Mon-Fri 6:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Holiday 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.


446 McAffrey, Bldg. 314, Ste. 6 Mon-Thu 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fri 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

School Liaison

Falcon’s Nest Bowling Center

Sponsorship & Advertising




400 Young Rd Bldg. 200 Room 209a Mon - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


308 Sawyer Rd. Bldg. 354 Tue-Fri 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Sat 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

246 Brown Pkwy. Bldg. 500, Ste. 003 Mon-Thu 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fri 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cherokee Lodge

FSS Administration

Studio 71 Print Shop




426 Goad St. Bldg. 714 Sun-Sat 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Child Development Center

Bldg. 336 Mon-Fri 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.


Civilian Personnel Office

246 Brown Pkwy. Bldg. 500, Ste. 124 Mon-Fri 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Community Recreation

Vance AFB, OK

580) 213-6096

246 Brown Parkway, Ste120 Mon-Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Golf Driving Range Fox Drive, Bldg. 236 Sun-Sat 24/7


Military Personnel

246 Brown Pkwy. Bldg. 500, Ste. 003 Mon-Thu 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fri 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

580-213-6459 / 213-6176

Teen Center

Whittington St. Bldg. 455 Mon-Fri 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Holiday 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

580-213-7166 246 Brown Pkwy. Bldg. 500, Ste. 124 Mon-Wed & Fri 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Vance AFB Library Thu 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 446 McAffrey Ave. Bldg. 314 Mon,Tue & Thu 1000-1800 580-213-7500 Wed 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Fri-Sat 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. NAF Human Resources Holiday 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. 246 Brown Pkwy. Bldg. 500, Ste. 124 580-213-7368 Mon-Fri 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 580-213-6524 / 213-7712


March Calendar Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu CC: Spouses Night


AFRC: Spouse Connect

CC: Western Buffet

CC: Cajun Buffet AFRC: PCS Town Hall

CC: Taco Tuesday

Mike Bliss


ITT: Harlem Globetrotters





Drop Night

YC: Youth Center Legend Key CC: Crosswinds Club BC: Falcon’s Nest Bowling Center

Vance AFB 2020

CDC: Parent’s Day Out

CC: Southern CC: Home Buffet Style Buffet Tap Takeover

CC: Jamaican Buffet CC: Spouses Night A&C: Adult ITT: Chicago Coloring Live in Class Concert CC: Home Style Buffet

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CC: Fish Fry Buffet

EO: CDC BC: Corned Beef & Beer Specials CC: St. Patty’s Day Buffet

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BC: Jelly Bean Contest Start


CC: Italian Buffet

R4R: Sanctuary Escape Rooms

CC: German Buffet

R4R: EO: CDC Italian CC: Family CC: Member Cooking Social / Fun Bingo Class Friday BC: Guinness Graduation ITT: Enid Fish & Chips Xtreme Bulls CC: Southern CC: BBQ Buffet Buffet CDC: Parent’s Night Out ITT: Land Run Beer Fest YC: Egg Hunt

A&C: Arts & Crafts LIB: Vance AFB Library FIT: Bradley Fitness Center EO: Education Office CDC: Child Development Center R4R: Community Recreation ITT: Information, Tickets & Travel AFRC: Airman and Family Readiness

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