Scott Air Force Base News

Scott Air Force Base events

Note: Scott events are targeted for DoD ID card holders. Please direct questions about any event to the POC listed.

DEC. 16-28

FREE MOVIES AT THE LIBRARY

Join the library at the library auditorium for exciting movies currently in theaters. The following movies are free and open to the base population.

▪ Dec. 16: 7 p.m. “Warcraft” (PG-13);

▪ Dec. 21: 1 p.m. “The Polar Express” (G);

▪ Dec. 22: 1 p.m. “A Christmas Carol” (PG);

▪ Dec. 23: 7 p.m. “It’s A Wonderful Life” (PG);

▪ Dec. 26: 1 p.m. “Elf” (PG);

▪ Dec. 27: 1 p.m. “The Santa Clause” (PG); and

▪ Dec. 28: 1 p.m. “Miracle on 34th Street.”

For more information, call 256-5100/256-3028 or check the library out on Facebook, www.facebook.com/scottafblibrary.

DEC. 17

CHAPEL CHRISTMAS TREE & MENORAH LIGHTING CEREMONY

Scott AFB Chapel will host a Christmas Tree & Menorah Lighting Ceremony at 4:30 p.m. Dec. 17. The event will include carols and songs to kick-off the holiday season. The lighting ceremony begins on Chapel grounds followed by a free family-friendly movie, “The Muppet Christmas Carol” (G) at the Library Auditorium. The Chapel will have raffles throughout the evening and provide dinner, popcorn, cookies, hot chocolate, and cider. For questions or to volunteer for this Chapel event, please call Chaplain (Maj.) Travis Sears or Master Sgt. Esmeralda Aharon via e-mail at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil or 256-4060.

DEC. 18

CATHOLIC SUNDAY EVENING MASS

The Catholic Community will host an evening Mass at 5 p.m. Dec. 18 at the Chapel. For more information, please contact Heather Nieves at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil or 256-4060.

CATHOLIC ADVENT PENANCE SERVICE

The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be offered during our Advent Penance Service at 6 p.m. Dec. 18. For more information, please contact Heather Nieves at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil or 256-4060.

DEC. 24

CATHOLIC CHRISTMAS EVE NATIVITY PAGEANT AND MASS

The Catholic Community invites everyone to their Christmas Eve Nativity Pageant, which will be immediately followed by Mass at 4:30 p.m. Dec. 24. For more information, please contact Heather Nieves at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil or 256-4060.

PROTESTANT CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT SERVICE

The Protestant Community invites everyone to their Christmas Eve Candlelight Service at 7 p.m. Dec. 24. All are invited. For more information, please contact Heather Nieves at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil or 256-4060.

CATHOLIC CHRISTMAS EVE MIDNIGHT MASS

The Catholic Community invites everyone to their Christmas Eve Midnight Mass at midnight Dec. 24. For more information, please contact Heather Nieves at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil or 256-4060.

DEC. 25

PROTESTANT CHRISTMAS DAY SERVICE

The Protestant Community invites everyone to their Christmas Day Service at 8 a.m. Dec. 25. Note: This is the only Protestant Service on Christmas Day. For more information, please contact Chaplain (Capt.) Eli Dowell or Mindy Jefferson at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil or call 256-4060.

CATHOLIC CHRISTMAS DAY MASS

The Catholic Community invites everyone to their Christmas Day Mass at 9:30 a.m. Dec. 25. For more information, please contact Heather Nieves at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil or 256-4060.

NOTES

FSS HOLIDAY HOURS OF OPERATION

With all the hustle and bustle of the upcoming holiday season, the 375th Force Support Squadron holiday hours of operation are listed at www.375fss.com. Look for the green Holiday Hours icon. Happy Holidays from the 375th FSS!

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

The 375th Force Support Squadron is looking for qualified applicants to fill many Non-appropriated Fund positions on Scott AFB. Open positions include automotive mechanic, bartender, chef, Child & Youth Program assistants, guest service representative, laborer, plumber, tractor operator, waiter and food service worker. For a complete listing, go to www.nafjobs.org and select “Scott” from the “Base” drop-down menu to apply. For more information, call 256-3831.

NEW PROTESTANT WORSHIP SERVICE OPPORTUNITY—SUNDAYS

The Chapel Protestant Community is offering a “Community Worship Service” at 5:30 p.m. Sundays. The service begins with a fellowship meal. Children’s church is provided for kids 6 months-kindergarten. First grade and up are invited to participate in the worship service. For more information contact the Chapel at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil or 256-4060.

NEW PROTESTANT RELIGIOUS EDUCATION PROGRAM—WEDNESDAYS

Join the Chapel Protestant Community at 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays for the Protestant Community’s comprehensive, Bible-based, Religious Education program for all ages. The program begins with a fellowship meal, and then separates into age specific children’s classes from 6 months-high school, and topical adult classes for men, women, and couples. For more information, or to register for classes, contact the Chapel at 375.amw.hc@us.af.mil or 256-4060.

AIR FORCE RESERVE TRANSITION BRIEFINGS

Air force Reserve Transition Briefings are held from 12:30-1:30 p.m. every month at the MPF in room C101. The Palace Chase briefing is the second Thursday of the month. Palace Chase is for those wanting to separate from Active Duty early. The Palace Front Brief is held on the third Thursday of the month. Palace Front is for those wanting to go straight into the Reserve after their date of separation. For more information contact Master Sgt. Jeffrey Madden at 256-8205.

375th SFS ANONYMOUS CRIME STOP HOTLINE

The 375th Security Forces Squadron has an Anonymous Crime Stop Hotline. It is 256-1160 and this line can be used to report crimes, suspicious activity or tips to Security Forces. For additional information, please contact Tech. Sgt. Bryan Dell the 375th SFS Crime Prevention Program Manager at 256-2324 or Bryan.Dell@us.af.mil.

ARMED FORCES AGAINST DRUNK DRIVING

AFADD is an Air Force wide program that operates 24/7 with the sole support of dedicated volunteers to provide a free, sober, and confidential ride home for DoD ID card holders. To volunteer (become a member), or for more info, visit www.scottafb-afadd.com/FAQ.aspx. View FAQs link before signing up. To submit a special event request, please become a member first so that you can check status via the AFADD website. For info, or to donate to AFADD please email Armed.Forces.Against.Drunk.Driving@us.af.mil.

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