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September is National Preparedness Month

Posted September 5, 2018 by Daven Solis

National Preparedness month occurs every September and was created to educate communities on different types of disasters. It is important for everyone to know what to do before, during and after a disaster. At Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., we are under constant threat from several hazards and being prepared can save you and your…

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2016 Military Retiree Appreciation Day scheduled for May 7

Posted April 15, 2016 by

Edwards AFB will hold its 2016 Military Retiree Appreciation Day May 7. The event will be 8 a.m.-noon at the Oasis Community Center in Bldg. 2500 at 205 West Popson Ave. All military retirees and their spouses are invited to attend. After the opening ceremony, attendees will have the opportunity to visit a variety of…

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Upcoming African American History Month activities

Posted January 29, 2016 by

February is African American History Month. The festivities will begin Feb. 2 with the opening ceremony at the Base Exchange and will end with a luncheon at Club Muroc Feb. 25. In 1925, the first Negro History Week was announced by historian Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life and…

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April is 2016 National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Posted April 8, 2016 by President Barack Obama

All children deserve to grow up in a caring and loving environment, yet across America, hundreds of thousands of children are neglected or abused each year, often causing lasting consequences. Although effectively intervening in the lives of these children and their families is an important responsibility at all levels of government, preventing abuse and neglect…

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Town Hall meeting Nov. 4

Posted October 23, 2015 by

The next semi-annual Edwards Town Hall meeting will be 5-9 p.m., Nov. 4 in the Airman and Family Readiness Center (Bldg. 5620).   Briefers will include the 412th Force Support Squadron, 412th Security Forces Squadron, AAFES, the school liaison officer and Corvias Housing.  For questions or recommended topics, contact the 412th Mission Support Group at 661-277-0440.

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Food for the ‘soul’ served up in honor of African American History Month

Posted February 26, 2016 by

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber Team Edwards celebrated African American History Month with a soul food tasting Feb. 18 at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. Team Edwards celebrated African American History Month with a soul food tasting Feb. 18 at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. The tables were lined with collard greens,…

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Hispanic Heritage Month committee hosts luncheon

Posted October 16, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

The 2015 Hispanic Heritage Month festivities came to a close Oct. 14 with a luncheon at Club Muroc. Eddie Zavala, NASA SOFIA program manager, was the keynote speaker at the luncheon. He spoke about his career with SOFIA, the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy. He also shared why Hispanic Heritage Month is meaningful to him…

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Announcements – January 15, 2016

Posted January 15, 2016 by

Force Support Squadron 5 N. Seller’s Ave., Bldg. 3000! Sponsorship Opportunities Attention local business operators; Reach your military market! Edwards Services is proud to provide businesses the opportunity to show support of our military members through the AF Commercial Sponsorship Program. From 4th of July’s Freedom Fest to the annual Children’s Holiday Party held in…

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2016 AFAF Campaign at Edwards launches Feb. 1

Posted January 29, 2016 by

This year’s Air Force Assistance Fund campaign on base begins Feb. 1 and runs through March 11. The AFAF is a charitable fund by Airmen for Airmen. All monies raised during the campaign go to supporting the Air Force’s four charities: The Air Force Aid Society, which takes care of Airmen and their families with emergency…

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Winterfest wows team Edwards

Posted December 8, 2017 by Christopher Ball

Air Force photograph by Jennifer Correa A holiday tree and 25 tons of man-made snow provide the centerpiece for Winterfest 2017, held at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., Dec. 1, 2017. Big smiles, snowball fights and screams of delight seemed to be the order of the day as Team Edwards, children and adults alike, enjoyed…

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