Register to vote!

In preparation for mid-term elections, the Voting Assistance Office is able to help everyone check their voter-registration status, request absentee ballots from states and help through the process. Contact Stephan Patterson, 703-805-1061. 

Financial aid workshop

ACS Financial Readiness Program offers a college financial aid workshop and information session, 1-4 p.m. Oct 18 at Army Community Service.

Learn the basics of completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The hands-on workshop provides the tools and techniques to minimize errors and complete the FAFSA. FMI, Financial Readiness, 571-231-7001.

Operation Sugarplum

Registration is open for the 2018 Operation Sugarplum Program. Operation Sugarplum is open to active-duty Service members, E1-5 assigned to Belvoir. Participants must submit a registration form and attend two financial readiness courses offered through ACS.

Registration ends Oct. 31. Each year, ACS Operation Sugarplum helps Service members and their families with financial support during the holidays through gift cards and/or food vouchers. For additional information please call 571-231-7001.

Thrift Shop changes

Due to a staffing shortage, the Belvoir Thrift Shop is only open 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, and on Oct. 6, until further notice. Consignments are closed until further notice, but donations are still accepted.

The most current operating hour info is available from

Fall Glow Run

The Fall Glow Run is Oct. 31, 5:30-7:30 p.m. The run starts at 6 p.m. on Specker Field House and Pullen Field. For more information, visit