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May 9, 2014

News Briefs May 9, 2014

Spouse hiring info

The Defense Civilian Personnel Advisory Service will facilitate a web-based training entitled Federal Employment and Military Spouse Preference. This webinar will give an overview of spouse hiring authorities and the federal application process. Military spouses are encouraged to attend as well as those who provide direct employment services to spouses. To access the webinar, visit http://zeiders.adobeconnect.com/femsp/ at 11 a.m. Thursday. For more information or assistance, email learning@zeiders.com.

AFSA meeting

The Air Force Sergeants Association Cactus Eagle Chapter 1260 will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Club Five Six Barcelona Room. For more information, go to www.afsa1260.com or call Master Sgt. Michael Hohn at 623-856-3218.

LOSC luncheon

The Luke Officers Spouses Club invites spouses to A Day at the Races-themed luncheon at 11 a.m. May 20 at Club Five Six. A southern buffet will be served. The price is to be determined. To RSVP by Tuesday, email Cindy at LukeOSCReservations@gmail.com.

Finance office closed

The 56th Comptroller Squadron finance office will be closed May 22 and 23. It will reopen to normal business hours,
8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., May 27. For more information, call 2nd Lt. William Liaw at 623-856-6035.

Library subscription refunds

Offices that receive subscriptions or items through the Luke Air Force Base Library and request a cancellation must return any refund checks received to the library. Offices are not allowed to cash the checks. For more information, call Pam Lum at 623-856-3893.

MPS office closed

The 56th Force Support Squadron Military Personnel Section office will close at 11 a.m. today for the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response training day. For more information, call 2nd Lt. William Werner at 623-856-7870.

A&FRC classes

  • Finance 101 is 9 to 11 a.m. May 20
  • ADHD 101 is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 21

The classes are at the Airman & Family Readiness Center. For more information, call 623-856-6550.

Airman’s Attic volunteers

The Airman’s Attic is looking for volunteers 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Thursday and the first and third Saturday of the month. For more information, call Staff Sgt. Breeann Frost at 623-856-7538.

Air Force Reserve

The on-base Air Force Reserve recruiter is Master Sgt. Brandy Nietert-Corum. The office is in Bldg. 1150. For more information, call 623-856-7002 or email brandy.nietert_corum.2@us.af.mil.

Library programs

  • Baby Time is 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays
  • Children’s Story Time is 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays

For more information, call 623-856-3754.

EFMP-M clinic new hours

The Exceptional Family Member Program Medical clinic new hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Walk-in hours are 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and 9 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. The EFMP-M office is on the 3rd floor of the 56th Medical Group building. For more information, call 623-856-9706.

National anthem singers

For those interested in auditioning to sing the national anthem at wing events, call 56th Fighter Wing Protocol at 623-856-5604.




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