Funded Legal Education Program
Lieutenants and captains interested in serving in the Judge Advocate General Corps are encouraged to apply for the Funded Legal Education program. Applications are being accepted. The board meets in early December. For requirements, application instructions and more information, see MILPER Message 19-190.
Catholic Women of the Chapel
The Fort Belvoir Catholic Women of the Chapel begins a new year of meetings and fellowship on Wednesday, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Woodlawn
Chapel for a 9-11 special prayer service. Free babysitting is available and no RSVP is needed. There’s a Wednesday kick-off Bunco night, 6:30-8 p.m, Woodlawn Chapel. For more, contact Linda Visbeck at swCWOCBelvoir@yahoo.com.
Army Warrant Officer meeting
The Lord Fairfax Silver Chapter, USAWOA will hold a chapter meeting in the Fort Belvoir Golf Course meeting room, Sept. 18, at 5 p.m. All active, reserve, and retired warrant officers are invited and encouraged to attend. For more info contact, Jon Huntington, 918-857-8338.
Stroller Walking Group
Join ACS and other Belvoir community parents for their Stroller Walking Group at Pullen Field. The group meets at 10 a.m., Sept. 6 and 20, Oct. 4 and 18, Nov. 1 and 15, and Dec. 13. For more, call 571-231-7028.
This event is for our four-legged friends but fun for the whole family. $3 per dog.
People are free. Pooch Plunge takes place Saturday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., at Connolly Outdoor Pool Complex, 5500 Schulz Circle. For more, call 703-805-2620.
First Friday Story Time at the Library
Come to the Library, 9800 Belvoir Rd. Bldg. 200, from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. on the first Friday of every month with your little ones, children ages 5 and under. First Friday Story Time is conducted by the Fairfax County Public Libraries. No registration is required. For more information, call the library at 703-805-4244.
Retiree Appreciation Day
Fort Belvoir hosts Retiree Appreciation Day Sept. 20, 8 a.m.-12:45 p.m. at Specker Field House for the Health Fair and flu shots; and 1-3 p.m. in the Defense Acquisition University’s Scott Hall for benefits briefings. All military retirees and their Family members are invited. For more, call 703-806-4551.
ACS Family Advocacy Program will be offering a very informative class for dads and dads-to-be, Sept. 19 from 9 a.m. – noon.
To register, call 571-231-7021 or email FBFamilyAdvocacy@gmail.com.
The 23rd Annual Oktoberfest takes place on Fort Belvoir’s Fremont Field, Oct. 3, 6 - 10 p.m.; Oct. 4, 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.; Oct. 5, noon – 11 p.m.; and Oct. 6, noon. Oktoberfest features authentic German cuisine, beverages, music, dancing, and much more. Entry is free. ATMs will be available on site and credit cards will be accepted by MWR for beer tickets. For more info, visit belvoir.armymwr.com.
Single Parent Support Group
ACS Family Advocacy invites all single parents to the Single Parent Support Group. The group meets on the second Monday of every month from 6 - 7:30 p.m. through June. Participants must register by calling 571-231-7001/7029 or emailing FBFamilyAdvocacy@gmail.com.
The Fort Belvoir Community Center is looking for people interested in instructing a class within MWR. All skills welcome: cooking, pottery, painting, bartending, fishing, canoeing and more. If interested, call Romel Voellm at 703-805-9239.