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Weekly Bulletin: Nov. 3, 2016

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Community College of the Air Force Graduation


The 2016 Fall Community College of the Air Force Graduation Ceremony will be held at the Sheppard Club on Nov. 14, at 1 p.m. and anyone is welcome to attend at no cost.


Combined Federal Campaign


The CFC began Oct. 17, and will run through Nov. 26, 2016. Last year, Sheppard raised approximately $146,000 and this year’s goal is to reach $150,000 in donations. The kick-off event has already raised $1,090 to be donated.


Contact your squadron POCs for more information about CFC and how to contribute.


Airman & Family Readiness Events


The following classes are planned at the Airman & Family Readiness Center (940-676-4358):


Every Tuesday

Study Skills & Test Taking at 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Every Wednesday

Parent & Tots Playgroup at 10 a.m. at the Solid Rock Café

Employment Assistance

Call for more information


Key Spouse Training


The Airman and Family Readiness is offering the following upcoming Key Spouse training (940-676-4358):


Nov. 10

Key Spouse Initial Training, 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the A&FRC   

Dec. 8

Key Spouse Quarterly Training, 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. at the A&FRC


Leadership Pathways CAF Classes


The following classes and events are planned for next week. For more information or to sign up, go to, and click the Leadership Pathways graphic.


Nov. 7

Better Body Better Life, 1:30 p.m. in the Pitsenbarger Gym              

Nov. 8

Smooth Move, 9 a.m. in Bldg. 962


Couples Link, 8 a.m. in Bldg. 1200


Active Parenting for Teens, 1 p.m. in Bldg. 1200

Nov. 9

Good Touch Bad Touch, 8:30 a.m. in bldg. 1200


Anger Awareness in Family Systems, 3 p.m. in Bldg. 1200

Nov. 10

Kids will be Kids, 11:30 a.m. in Bldg. 1200


Informed Decision Briefing, 8 a.m. in Bldg. 1900


MICT Basics, 9 a.m. in Bldg. 400


TRICARE for Military Retirees, 9 a.m. in Bldg. 962


Active Parenting for Teens, 1 p.m. in Bldg. 1200


Upcoming Force Support Events


For more information on the following Force Support events, go to



Wing Wednesdays                                                                               


Thirsty Thursdays and half-price pizza


Karaoke Fridays


Free Bowling – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Oct. 24-Nov. 18

Youth Basketball Registration

Nov. 5

The Lion King Jr., 10:15 a.m. at the Madrigal Youth Center


Piano Lessons, 12 p.m. at the Youth Center

Nov. 6

NFL Sunday Ticket, 12 p.m. Airman’s/Sheppard Clubs

Nov. 7

Piano Lessons, 4 p.m. at the Youth Center


Tae Kwon Do, 5:15 p.m. at the Youth Center

Nov. 8

Fitness Orientation Class, 3:15 p.m. at the Pitsenbarger Fitness Center


Glass Fusing Workshop, 5 p.m. at the Commons

Nov. 9

Herman – Marshall Whiskey Tasting Event, 4 p.m. at the Sheppard Club


Tae Kwon Do, 5:15 p.m. at the Youth Center

Nov. 10

Glass Fusing Workshop, 5 p.m. at the Commons


School Sports Physicals


The Sheppard Clinic Pediatric Clinic provides school and sports physicals by appointment at 940-676-1847. Please bring any school- or sport-specific forms to the appointment.


Air Force Aid Society


Air Force Aid Society emergency assistance is available to Airmen and their eligible family members to meet immediate needs in an emergency situation. The Society provides interest free loans and grants based on the individual situation for needs such as:


Basic Living Expenses

Emergency Travel

Vehicle Expenses

Funeral Expenses


Child Care/Respite

Moving Expenses

Miscellaneous Expenses


For more information, call the Airman and Family Readiness Center at 940-676-4358, or the Air Force Assistance Fund Officer, Lucretia Taylor, at 940-676-5111.


For after-hours emergency assistance, call the American Red Cross at (877) 272-7337 or the Command Post at 940-676-6266 or 2616.


Military and Family Life Counselors Phone Numbers


Adult MFLC 




Youth MFLC


Sheppard Elementary MFLC



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