Armed Forces Kids Run

The annual Armed Forces Kids Run, originally set for last Saturday, has been rescheduled to June 2, 9 a.m., on Pullen Field. Distances vary for kids ages 4-13 and registration ends June 1 via Info is available by calling 703-805-9138.

Formation Run and Run to Honor

Due to rain last week, the Formation Run and Run to Honor have been rescheduled to June 15. The first unit starts the formation run at 7 a.m. The Run to Honor follows the Formation Run, at around 7:30 a.m.

Army Warrant Officer Ball

INSCOM hosts a centennial Army Warrant Officer Anniversary Ball is July 13 at the Belvoir O Club. Cocktail hour starts at 5 p.m., followed by the formal event from 6-10 p.m. Dress is ASU/Dress mess/tux/gown Active duty are encouraged to wear ASU/Dress mess. Everyone is welcome and invited.

Tickets are $45 per person and are available through

Info is available from unit representatives or INSCOM POCs, CW2 Lashonda Pringle, 703-428-4658,; or CW2 Anthony Benjamin, 703-706-1297,

Comment period open

As required by the Garrison’s Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System, MS4, Permit, Fort Belvoir Directorate of Public Works, Environmental Division is accepting comments on the Draft Chesapeake Bay Phase II Total Maximum Daily Load Action Plan until June 15.

The document is available from and comments may be submitted via email to

Prime Power

Do you have experience within Prime Power before 2005? Do you recall the FESA or even nuclear eras? If so, the 249th Engineer Battalion – Prime Power wants to hear from you.

Battalion historians want to conduct interviews to capture Prime Power history so they can maintain the battalion’s legacy and recognize the deeds and transformations they’ve undergone.

Interested people with history and knowledge of Prime Power are asked to send a private message via the 249th Engineer Battalion – Prime Power’s facebook page.

Bridge to kindergarten

Fort Belvoir Primary is registering students for it’s Bridge to Kindergarten program, a free chance for children with no preschool experience to learn about what’s ahead for their academic careers and feel welcome and more comfortable, once the new school year begins.

The program is July 9-27, weekdays, 8:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

The children can experience the daily kindergarten school routine; start friendships with other future kindergartners; meet the kindergarten teachers, administrators, and other staff; and become familiar with the school. Bus transportation will be provided.

Interested parents should complete enrollment/registration for the 18-19 school year at Belvoir Primary and return the Bridge to Kindergarten commitment form to the school.

Retiree Council

The Belvoir Retiree Council’s upcoming meetings are June 21, Aug. 16, Oct. 18 and Dec. 13. Meetings start at 9 a.m. in the Sosa Building’s White Room, Bldg. 200, 9800 Belvoir Road, at the corner with 18th Street.

Retiree Appreciation Day is Sept. 21 at Specker Field House in the morning and at Barden Education Center in the afternoon.

Info about the council is available via e-mail to

Patriot pets

Belvoir Soldiers and their families can enter the Exchange’s worldwide Patriot Pet Just Say “Treat” Photo Contest until June 1, for a chance at $4,000 in prizes.