Ongoing Programs and Meeting Notices

BULLETIN BOARD

ROAD CONSTRUCTION AND GATE USAGE

 

In an effort to reduce the traffic congestion caused by the closure of East Winters Street [to last through Jan. 9], the 375th Civil Engineering Squadron would like to remind everyone that they may use the MidAmerica [Cardinal Creek] Gate Mon-Fri from 6-8 a.m. and 3-5 p.m.   Also, there is no exit through the Georgian Housing area, so please avoid that area as it is causing congestion for the residents there. Thank you for your patience as we make improvements to our infrastructure.  To help keep motorists informed as work progresses, questions and concerns may be addressed to the 375 CES Project Manager via (618) 256-2202. We greatly appreciate your patience and understanding.

SHAREPOINT MIGRATION UPDATE

The Knowledge Management Center is advising all current and future SharePoint users that since the migration from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013, the url for all sites has been migrated to https://eim2.amc.af.mil. To be more specific, if you think you might have lost permissions to your sites, please ensure you are on SharePoint 2013, as all of the sites on SharePoint 2010 are in a Read-Only state. You WILL NOT be able to make any changes if you are still on SharePoint 2010. If you end up on the 2010 version of your site, simply putting a "2" after "eim" in the url (as shown above) will direct you to the migrated site. Ensure that you do the same for your saved bookmarks so that they direct you to the correct site. If you are still unable to access the site, please either submit an EIM Support Ticket OR submit a ticket through vESD.

 

START SMART BASKETBALL SIGN-UPS


The Scott Youth Center is registering children ages 3 and 4 for a fun program called START SMART.  We will have downsized basketballs and hoops for little children to learn basic skills and to have fun.  Classes will meet for six sessions on Saturdays, 9-10 a.m. in January and February at the Youth Center gym.  Cost is $55.  Register in person at the Youth Center. For more information, call 256-5139. Limited to the first 25 to register.

 

FIRST FRIDAY – DEC. 14 (ON THE SECOND FRIDAY DUE TO SPECIAL EVENT)

Christmas is coming early at Zeppelins Food & Drinks!  Join us Dec. 14 beginning at 3 p.m. as we spread Christmas joy at First Friday!  We are giving away sweet prizes this month… a Bike, Keurig, FitBit, and Gift Card!  All attendees will have a chance to win these awesome prizes!  Party includes FREE food!

First Fridays are free and open to all!  Festivities are held within Zeppelins Lounge, with food being served in Zeppelins 4-6 p.m.  For more details, call 256-5501.   

TOYS FOR TOTS – NOW THROUGH DEC. 18

It's that time of year when the Marines conduct the Toys for Tots Campaign on Scott AFB. Toys for Tots collect and distribute new, unwrapped toys as Christmas gifts to help families in need with children between the ages of newborn to 12 years old. If you'd like to assist us this year, please drop a new unwrapped toy in one of the Toys for Tots donation boxes located at AFNIC, AMC, the Exchange, DISA, SDDC or TRANSCOM. For more information on this program you can go to www.toysfortots.org.  Thank you in advance for your generosity. POC:  Lt. Col. Daniel Winkeler, USMC; 229-3330. 

ARC BLOOD DRIVE - TODAY

                             

The next American Red Cross Blood Drive is Dec. 13 from noon – 4 p.m. at 2400 East Dr. Refreshments will be provided. Want to shorten your wait time?  Schedule an appointment and use RapidPass! This can now be done on your mobile device using the Blood Donor App.  Visit www.redcrossblood.org   (use sponsor code SAFB) or call 1-800-RED CROSS to schedule an appointment. 

 

WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA: SCOTT SPOUSES’ CLUB

The Scott Spouses’ Club has partnered with the nonprofit, Wreaths Across America, to support the mission of placing a wreath on every Veteran's Headstone. These wreaths are placed to remember the fallen and honor those who served. The Scott Spouses' Club will place all wreaths sponsored through this program at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis on December 15th. For more information, please email Lauren Hottel or Crystal Diver at fundraiserSSClub@gmail.com To help sponsor a wreath, please visit www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/IL0118P

DEVELOP INNOVATIVE STRATEGIC PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS (CPI PRACTICAL PROBLEM SOLVING)


Want innovative ways to solve problems?  Do you want to develop a strategic thinking?  Then look no further, this is the class for you!  Open to all Team Scott members! We are offering a 1- day Practical Problem Solving class on Dec. 18 or Jan. 16 from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. Please see Scott Professional Development EIM site to sign up for our monthly classes: https://eim2.amc.af.mil/org/375amw/ProDev/default.aspx

 

AIRMAN BOWL FREE – DEC. 16


Calling all Airmen!  Grab your friends & join us for FREE Bowling, compliments of the Stars & Strikes Bowling Center!  That’s right!  On Dec. 16, enjoy unlimited bowling from 1 to 3 p.m.  Open to all Active Duty and their families/friends.  First-come, first-serve and limited to the first 120 people.  For more information, call 618-256-4054.

 

CIVILIAN UNION LOCAL 19 NAIL- MONTHLY MEETING DEC. 18


SAFB Unit Local 19 will hold their monthly membership, Tuesday, Dec. 18 at the Bowling Alley Meeting Room.  Topics to be discussed are timecards and premium pay, inputs to the CBA negotiations and 971 files. Please call 256-2774 or email local.19.nail@us.af.mil with any questions. Refreshments will be served.

 

MOBILE DMV – NEXT DMV VISIT WILL BE DEC. 19

Need to renew your license plate stickers, but can’t make it to the DMV?  Catch the Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles mobile unit at the Scott Event Center on Dec. 19 from 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.  The DMV Mobile Unit offers basic vehicle services, such as driver license renewals (including road tests), ID cards and vehicle registration, and is available for the SAFB community every 3rd Wednesday of the month.  

**The mobile DMV accepts all major credit/debit cards, check and money orders. Cash is not an accepted form of payment.  For more details, call 256-5501. 

HEALTH PROMOTION CIRCUIT CLASS

There will not be a Health Promotion Circuit Class at the James Gym Basketball court on Dec. 25 & Jan. 1. We will be back at it on Jan. 8, 2019 to help everyone achieve their New Year’s fitness goals. This one hour class is held on Tuesdays and guarantees a full body workout. Using your bodyweight, you will achieve both a strength and cardiovascular workout that will burn and get you the results that you desire. This class is open to the entire base populace and no registration is needed. Incentives are received after attending multiple class sessions to include dri-fit shirts, yoga mats etc. Call Health Promotion at the 375th Medical Group (256-7139) with any questions.

Nurse Enlisted Commissioning Program Briefing 18 December 2018

Are you interested in commissioning through the Nurse Enlisted Commissioning Program (NECP)? Join the SAFB Education Team and Guest Speaker, Col. (S) Nancy Johnson, Chief Nurse, 375th Medical Group on December 18, 2018, at the Education & Training Center (Bldg. 1650), Rm. 68 from 0800-0900. The event will include a program information briefing and Q&A session. For more information about the Air Force Nurse Enlisted Commissioning Program visit: https://mypers.af.mil/app/answers/detail/a_id/30354/kw/necp/p/10/p/10

 VOLUNTEER

 CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS

The Scott Legal Office is in need of volunteers to assist with witnessing wills. If you are interested in volunteering and sharing your expertise and invaluable experience, please contact the Scott Legal Office at 618-256-3542. 

VOLUNTEER FOR HEARTS APART BREAKFAST W/SANTA – DEC. 15

Volunteers are needed to help serve breakfast, assist children with breakfast/gifts, and to tear down the event.  Total volunteer time is from 8 – 11 a.m. and the event will take place at the Airman & Family Readiness Center.  The HAP program, sponsored by the Airman & Family Readiness Center, brings families together who have members who are deployed or remote tour from SAFB on a monthly basis.  Please e-mail MSgt Goodnight at michelle.goodnight@us.af.mil to volunteer. 

CHAPEL DORM DINNER VOLUNTEER

The Chapel provides $250 for units to cook and serve home-cooked dinners every Tuesday at 5 p.m. Contact the Chapel at 256-4060 or fill out and email the form located on EIM: https://eim.amc.af.mil/org/375awhc/am/default.aspx

RECURRING EVENTS

HEALTH AND FITNESS

REACT FOOD ALLERGY SUPPORT GROUP

The Exceptional Family Member Program offers a ReACT Food Allergy Support Group. We meet on the second Thursday of the month at the Airman & Family Readiness Center. Children are always welcome.  For more information, call A&FRC at 256-8668.

BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP

The Exceptional Family Member Program’s Breast Cancer Support Group is open to anyone with a breast cancer diagnosis regardless of what stage you are in your journey. This group meets on the third Thursday of each month at 5 p.m. at the Airman & Family Readiness Center.

PHYSICAL THERAPY (PT) BACK CLASS - ACTIVE DUTY ONLY

The 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month, the Physical Therapy clinic will be teaching "Back Class" from 11 a.m. to noon in the PT clinic. The class consists of 30 minutes of back education and 30 minutes of hands-on core strengthening. Class size is limited to 10 patients per class. Please call the PT clinic to schedule or for more information at 618-256-6280.

FITNESS CENTER 24-HOUR ACCESS UPDATE

The Fitness Center is now entirely 24-hour access to registered DoD ID cardholders on Saturdays and Sundays.  Please visit the Fitness Center during their regular duty hours (Monday-Friday, 4:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.) in order to ensure you are registered for after-hours/24-hour access.  For more information, call 256-1218.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT/LEADERSHIP

WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP AND DEVELOPMENT (WILD)

WILD is a Lean In group that meets the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month at 11:30 a.m. in the 375th Medical Group. The group is open to anyone who wants to support and/or mentor women in professional growth or anyone who works with women and could use some professional guidance from women. Please feel free to join us in the clinic lobby, just inside the front revolving door, near the coffee bar. Bring your lunch! You can find us online at https://leanincircles.org/circle/women-in-leadership--development.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CALENDAR

The Professional Development calendar allows Scott Air Force base members the opportunity to register for a professional development course outside of their immediate organization.  Register at: https://eim.amc.af.mil/org/375amw/ProDev/Lists/Courses/Calendar.aspx  

SCOTT CHIEF’S GROUP

Scott Chief's Group Meetings are the third Wednesday of every month at 11:30 a.m. at the Scott event center. All current and retired Chiefs are welcome and encouraged to attend. For more information, contact Senior Master Sgt. Wagner at thomas.wagner.1@us.af.mil.

SCOTT TOP 3 ASSOCIATION

Scott Top 3 meetings are held the third Friday of every month at 3 p.m. at the Scott event center.  All E7s – E9s are invited to attend and participate.  For more information, contact Master Sgt. Hawkins at marcus.hawkins.2@us.af.mil.

SCOTT 5/6 GENERAL MEETINGS 

The meetings are held every third Thursday of the month at the Scott Event Center.   Meetings are open to all services in the NCO tier respective to their service.  For detailed information about this month's meeting, please visit and join our Facebook page: Scott 5/6

DORM COUNCIL

Come out and join Dorm Council every third Tuesday of the month at 3:30 p.m. in the Belleville day room. This gives you a chance to meet new people and give input on what we can do to make your dorm experience a great one! For more information contact Michael Huber at (618) 641-7783.

AIR FORCE SERGEANTS ASSOCIATION MEETINGS

The Air Force Sergeants Association is in need of volunteers for Meals on Wheels/POC is Tech Sgt. Hale:  409-1507. The 2017 AFSA General Membership Meeting date is Dec. 12 at the PAX terminal at 11:30 a.m. For more Information about AFSA, please contact Chapter 872 President Tech Sgt. Ben Weavers at 256-8189, ben.weavers@us.af.mil.

SCOTT AIRMEN CIRCLE

The Circle is a group of people from diverse backgrounds who meet regularly to explore the challenges, constraints, and opportunities that women face today.  We gather to lean and grow personally and professionally.  The group meets the first Tuesday of the month, 11:15 a.m. to noon at the Scott Event Center.   Learn more at www.facebook.com/groups/ScottAirmenLeanIn.   Or, call or write Diana Roach, 220-1724, diana.r.vanwinkel-roach.civ@mail.mil.  

DEFENSE ENTREPRENEURS FORUM

The Defense Entrepreneurs Forum is an independent, 501(c)(3) registered, not-for-profit group of emerging defense and national security leaders (military, veteran, and civilian) who strive to solve national security problems from the bottom-up by exposing Defense professionals to the techniques and experiences of civilian innovators and social entrepreneurs. Our local chapter, DEF Mid-America, meets monthly to advance the innovation culture around Scott AFB. To learn more, or to attend our next meeting, contact the DEF Mid-America Coordinator at midamerica.agora@defenseentrepreneurs.org , or visit https://defenseentrepreneurs.org/   

TOASTMASTERS

Please come out and visit the SAFB Toastmasters each Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at the Scott Education Center (next to the main office).  Friends and guests are welcome and you can bring a lunch. It is a good fun filled hour with great conversation, creative topics of discussion for career progression and personal speech development to enhance anyone's communications skills. For more information, please contact MSgt Latresia Pugh at latresia.pugh@us.af.mil

AMC COMMUNICATION SKILLS TRAINING (CST)

CST is focused on listening, non-verbal communication, and effective confrontation and is designed to improve interpersonal, face-to-face communication.  This is not the typical Air Force professional development course...it improves communication and relationships across all aspects of life.  The course is NOT about writing or public speaking.  To sign up please visit http://ourcommunitylistens.org/apply-for-a-class and complete the on-line application   Under Desired Session, please select Scott AFB Invitation only-IL- and the class dates you wish to attend.  Under Alternate Session, again select Scott AFB Invitation only-IL- and the alternate dates you wish to attend.  For more information, please contact amc.cst@us.af.mil.

COMPANY GRADE OFFICER COUNCIL (CGOC)


Please join us every 3rd Friday for our general body meeting! For more information on getting connected, contact our CGOC President, Capt. Dustin Gooden or follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Scott.CGOC/

 

CYBER/ELECTRONICS/COMMUNICATIONS SUPPORT

CYBERFIX – FREE COMPUTER REPAIR

Is your computer running slow?  Does your kindle need some work?  Is your laptop on the fritz? Cyberfix can help with your computer problems every Wednesday night beginning at 5 p.m. at the Library.  Volunteers from the 375th Communications Support Group are ready to serve.  For complete details, please call 256-5100.

SNAP CIRCUIT WORKSHOPS

Join the Library staff the first Thursday of every month from 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. to learn about electronics and circuitry by creating with Snap Circuit sets.  This workshop is open to ages 8 and up.  There are only 10 openings in each workshop, so call 256-5100 to reserve your spot and for more information.

COMMUNICATION FOCAL POINT CALL CENTER

The Communications Focal Point's call center (256-2666) hours are 7:30-11 a.m. and 1-5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  For all unclassified or NIPRNet-related issues, users are highly encouraged to use the "Help Desk" application located in the desktop toolbar (blue & white icon located at the bottom of the screen) or email the CFP at scottcfp@us.af.mil.   For all SIPRNet-related issues, please email the CFP's SIPRNet org box at USAF.Scott.375-CG.mbx.Scott-Comm-Focal-Point@mail.smil.mil.   All critical issues from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. can be communicated via email or via our secure phone (302-576-2666), and after-hours calls will continue to be served by the emergency standby technicians at 256-2666.

VIRTUAL ENTERPRISE SERVICE DESK

Virtual Enterprise Service Desk (vESD) is the first line of defense for all computer and information technology (IT)-related issues on Scott AFB.  By double-clicking on the blue "Help Desk" icon on the desktop toolbar (bottom of the screen), users can perform minor troubleshooting, such as resolving network connection and email issues, recovering data, resolving CAC reader and issues, resolving issues with accessing software and other specialized applications, and much more.  vESD is proven to self-guide users and resolve up to one-third of all computer and IT-related issues without ever contacting or waiting on a technician for assistance.  Finally, vESD allows users to open and track trouble tickets which are automatically sent to the Communications Focal Point (CFP), greatly minimizing wait time on the phone and/or responses via e-mail.

ANNUAL SPECIALIZED PRIVACY ACT TRAINING

A wide number of Air Force offices at Scott handle personal information; therefore, it is imperative that all personnel understand what constitutes Personally Identifying Information (PII) and the proper handling of this sensitive information.  Per AFI 33-332 Specialized Privacy training is required for all personnel who handle personal information or PII on a daily or routine basis.  This is accomplished by reviewing the Specialized Training Slides annually and pressing the easy button to document your completion of the training: https://eim.amc.af.mil/org/comm/375CS/SCO/SCOK/SCOKR/Documents/Privacy%20Act.aspx. For Questions call the Base Privacy officer, Patti Feist at 256- 3210/5004.

CHAPEL SUPPORT/RELIGIOUS AND SPIRITUAL

CATHOLIC RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

Catholic RE, also known as CCD, is on Sundays from 11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

All classes are free. Please contact Miss Robin Bandy at robin.bandy.ctr@us.af.mil   or call the Chapel at 618-256-4060 if you would like to enroll your child in Pre-K -High School classes.

CATHOLIC YOUTH MINISTRY

The Catholic Youth Ministry meets weekly for 9th-12th graders on RE Sundays at 11:15 a.m.

Monthly assemblies for 7th-12th graders are held on every 3rd Saturday of the month at 1:00 p.m. 

For more information please contact Mrs. Desiree Rollyson, Catholic Youth Coordinator, at 256-4060 or 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil 

MILITARY COUNCIL OF CATHOLIC WOMEN (MCCW) MEETINGS

Catholic women of the community are meeting Mondays at 10 a.m. We have started using the "faith-filled Catholic Women's Bible" to read and be inspired by stories of faith-filled Catholic women.  All women are invited to join us at the Chapel in Room 114.

PROTESTANT WOMEN OF THE CHAPEL (PWOC)

PWOC invite you to join them for bibles studies and fellowship on Tuesdays at 9:15 a.m. A children’s ministry is available.

PROTESTANT RELIGIOUS EDUCATION PROGRAM (SUNDAY ON WEDNESDAY)

Protestant Community's comprehensive, Bible-based, Religious Education program is available for all ages.  The program starts with a fellowship meal on Wednesday at 5 p.m. and then separate into age specific children's classes from 6 months through high school, and topical adult classes for adults and women.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Quan Lawton at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil  or 256-4060.

DORM RESIDENT MEAL

The Chapel is looking for units or professional organizations to cook dinners for the weekly dorm dinners; we have between 50-70 dorm residents who weekly attend at the Mascoutah Dorm on Tuesdays at 5 p.m.  The Chapel provides the funding and the unit/pro org provides the labor of love.  If you would like to volunteer, please contact the Chapel Team at 256-4060 or 375.AMW.HC@us.af.mil.

YOUTH PROGRAMS

SPECIAL OLYMPICS

Have a child age eight and up interested in Special Olympics? Please contact Brenda Reed at the A&FRC at 256-8668 for details.

PICK UP ICE HOCKEY GAMES - EVERY FRIDAY

A group of DoD/first responder ice hockey enthusiasts are meeting every Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for drop-in games at the McKendree Rec Plex in O'Fallon.  Interested DoD personnel and First Responders should meet there or call Maj Chris Dewitt at 256-3576 or Dan Smith at 229-4808.  Government ID/CaC or badge required and DoD/first responders pay only $5 for two hours of ice time.

BOY SCOUT TROOP 5 MEETING

Having a Cub Scout crossing-over soon, or a boy 5th grade or higher? Come check out Boy Scout Troop 5. We now meet on Monday evenings from 7 - 8:30 p.m. at 502 Ward Drive, Building 1930, located on the corner of W. Martin and Ward Drive near the library and bowling alley. Enter the door between the library and Building 1930. Come out and have some fun. Contact Bob Hughs at bobhughs@yahoo.com  or 816-390-2648. For more information or check us out at http://www.scoutlander.com/publicsite/unithome.aspx?UID=19211  

CUB SCOUTS

With fun and discovery at every turn, Cub Scouting makes the most of right now.  Providing boys a foundation they can stand on to embrace opportunity, overcome obstacles, and make new discoveries.  Build an adventure today with Cub Scout Pack 21, chartered by VFW Post 4183.  We meet every Monday night at Chapel 1; for boys entering grades 1st through 5th. Contact David Zimmerman at Pack21Chair@gmail.com  Or visit http://beascout.org/ .

BSA MEETS TUESDAYS AT CHAPEL 1

Boy Scout Troop 6 is inviting all boys 5th grade - 18 years old interested in fun, adventure, and learning to join us on Tuesdays, 7 PM, in the chapel 1 annex. Contact John Jefferson at ssgtjefferson@yahoo.com  or 605-858-3337

SECURITY AND SAFETY

EAGLE EYES 

As a reminder, every member of Scott Air Force Base and its neighbors can contribute to safeguarding the installation's mission, people and families. Security can only be possible if we all remain vigilant for potential threats. The Eagle Eyes program is an anti-terrorism initiative that enlists the eyes and ears of Air Force members and citizens in local community. If you observe any suspicious activity, anytime during the day or night, Scott AFB members can call in a tip at 256-6000 3322, text tip to 274637(CRIMES) or visit www.tipsubmit.com.  For more information on the Eagle Eyes program visit http://1.usa.gov/1Rl7qsc.

LEAVE/VACATION 
Taking leave or going on vacation overseas and you are looking for information on your travel destination, please visit the U.S Department of State web site and click on "Find International Travel Information" https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel.html. Before your trip you can also sign up and receive updates to the area you will be visiting by signing up and enrolling in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Porogram (STEP) https://step.state.gov/step/. This will allow the U.S. Embassy or nearest Consulate to contact you in an emergency whether natural disaster, civil unrest, or family emergency.

375TH SFS ANONYMOUS CRIME STOP HOTLINE

Did you know 375 SFS has an Anonymous Crime Stop Hotline? It is 256-1160 and this line can be used to report crimes, suspicious activity or tips to Security Forces. For additional information, please contact Tech. Sgt. Bryan Dell the 375 SFS Crime Prevention Program Manager at 256-2324 or Bryan.Dell@us.af.mil.

ARMED FORCES AGAINST DRUNK DRIVING

AFADD is an Air Force wide program that operates 24/7 with the sole support of dedicated volunteers to provide a free, sober, and confidential ride home for DoD ID card holders. To volunteer (become a member), or for more info, visit http://www.scottafb-afadd.com/FAQ.aspx. VIEW FAQs LINK BEFORE SIGN UP.  To submit a special event request, please become a member first so that you can check status via the AFADD website. For any questions, or to donate to AFADD please email Armed.Forces.Against.Drunk.Driving@us.af.mil.

SAFE HELPLINE BUILDING HOPE AND RESILIENCY ADDRESSING THE EFFECTS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT

Safe Helpline Building Hope and Resiliency Addressing the Effects of Sexual Assault is a self-guided, online, educational program that seeks to help individuals begin to recover, heal and build resiliency after a sexual assault.  Recognizing the impact that trauma can have on an individual, this program is part of a comprehensive effort to enhance individual and collective resilience and improve readiness across the Total Force. To access the program on a computer a user can visit the Building Hope page on the Safe Helpline website https://www.safehelpline.org/building-hope-and-resiliency. To learn how to download the Safe Helpline app to your mobile device visit https://www.safehelpline.org/about-mobile.

IMPORTANT NOTICES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

WIDOW/WIDOWER’S SUPPORT GROUP
The Scott AFB Widow/Widower’s Support Group meets from 12:30-3 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month in the A&FRC. The group shares resources, talks about experiences and advocates for Widows/Widowers. For more information call Barbara Wilson at 618-337-3646 or Rose Wilson at 618-234-7685.

AIR NATIONAL GUARD AWARENESS BRIEFINGS

The Air National Guard In-Service Recruiter, whose Awareness briefings were normally held every First Wednesday have changed only for the months of December and January. Briefings will be the second Wednesday for both months. Any active duty member interested in getting more information about opportunities in the Air National Guard for themselves, coworkers or troops are invited to come. Briefings will be held in Building P10 large conference room (C100). Starting at 1 to 2 p.m. For more information contact Master Sgt. Charles Law at DSN 256-0509 or email at Charles.Law.5@us.af.mil

AIR FORCE RESERVE TRANSITION BRIEFINGS

Air Force Reserve Transition Briefings are held every third Thursday of the month at the MPF in room C101 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30. The Palace Chase and Palace Front briefings are now combined. Palace Front is for those who want to go straight into the Reserve after their date of separation and Palace Chase is for those wanting to separate from the Air Force early.  For more information contact MSgt. Jeffrey R. Madden 256-8205

SCOTT AFB TESTING OFFICE HOURS

The Scott Air Force Base Testing Office offers EPME testing on Tuesdays at 8 a.m. and 1 p.m., Wednesdays at 1 p.m., and Thursdays at 8:30 a.m. To schedule, please call 256-5290/3327/3328, email 375fss.education@us.af.mil   or request a test date via AFVEC at https://afvec.langley.af.mil/afvec/Home.aspx

PATRIOT EXPRESS

The 375th LRS Passenger Travel Section would like to make all members stationed at Scott AFB aware that destinations serviced by the Patriot Express from Baltimore, Norfolk and Seattle are loaded three months in advance. PCS orders are NOT required up front to secure reservations—to include the limited pet spaces they offer. Please contact our office when you are first made aware of your pending PCS. Contact us at 256-5785 or tmopax@us.af.mil. We are located in BLDG P-8 and our Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.          

MOBILE DMV

Catch the Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles mobile unit at the Scott Event Center every third Wednesday of the month from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.  This DMV mobile unit offers basic vehicle services, such as driver license renewals (including road tests), ID cards and vehicle registration.  Call 256-5501 for more information.