29 April 2016
Fort Detrick Open House
Saturday, May 21 @ Noon
Nallin Pond Recreation Area
Saturday, May 21, starting at noon

Celebrate Armed Forces Day by joining organizations and staff from Fort Detrick for interactive presentations, military vehicle displays, obstacle courses and fitness contests with Soldiers!

For more information, call 301-619-2018, option 2 for Public Affairs.

Fun Run begins at 1 p.m. Register on-site.

Enter through the Opossumtown Pike Gate
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Kids Fest for today is postpone due to inclement weather.
April 29
Kids Fest for today is postpone due to inclement weather. It will be rescheduled to next Friday, 6 May
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25 April 2016
Fort Detrick Chapel - Vacation Bible School
June 20-24 from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Fort Detrick Chapel Vacation Bible School
June 20-24
5:30-8:30 p.m.
Fort Detrick Chapel

The Fort Detrick Chapel Center will offer VBS for ages K thru 5 on June 20-24 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Fort Detrick Chapel Center at 1776 Ditto Ave, Ft. Detrick.

Registration will be from 5:15-5:45 p.m. and a light meal will be provided for the children between 5:30-6:00 p.m. VBS activities kick-off at 6 p.m.

Parents, grandparents, and friends are invited to join us at the Cave Quest closing each day at 8 p.m.

To pre-register, please download a registration form http://www.detrick.army.mil/chapel/VBSregistrationForm.pdf and return the completed form to the Chapel Center, 1776 Ditto Ave. Forms are also be available at the Chapel office.

For more information, please contact the Chapel Center at 301-619-7371 or email, usarmy.detrick.usag.mbx.chapel@mail.mil.
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Indoor Pool is now open and fully operational.
The Indoor Pool is now open and fully operational, operating under normal hours.

Friday, 29 April will be 1500 - 1900.
Saturday and Sunday 0900-1500 and starting Monday, 02 May operating hours will be (0600-1000, 1130-1300, & 1500-1900.)

Sorry for the inconvenience, and thank you for all your patience while repairs were being completed.
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19 April 2016
Fort Detrick’s 14th Annual Amazing Military Kids Fest
April 29, 4-7 p.m.
Fort Detrick’s 14th Annual Amazing Military Kids Festival
April 29
4-7 p.m.
Balfour Beatty Neighborhood Center from 4-7pm.
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Fort Glen CYSS Fantastic Fridays
April 29, 6-10 p.m.
Fort Glen CYSS Fantastic Fridays
Friday, April 29
6-10 p.m.
When is the last time you enjoyed a kid free evening or ate a meal without interruptions? Miss those days? Then plan your date nights with CYSS Fantastic Fridays. Open to children 6 weeks to 11 years old. Must be registered with CYSS to participate.
For more information, visit http://detrick.armymwr.com/us/detrick/detrick-events/fort-detrick-fantastic-fridays/?eID=71016 or call 301-619-7100.
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Military Spouse Appreciation Day
May 6 @ 11:30 a.m.
Military Spouse Appreciation Day
May 6
11:30 am -1:30 p.m.
Community Activities Center, 1529 Freedman Drive.
Limited seating available.
To secure your seat, please RSVP by Friday, April 15 by calling 301-619-3385 or email
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Spring Research Festival
May 3-4
Spring Research Festival
May 3-4
Located behind the Odom Fitness Center
The SRF highlights the research accomplishments of Fort Detrick scientists and includes scientific lectures, a poster display, and a vendor show.
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Bowling Center now open for lunch
The Fort Detrick Bowling Center, Building 915, is now serving delicious pizza and other tasty food selections. From 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Monday – Friday. Be sure to stop in and grab a slice, or even a whole pie with some of your favorite toppings or simply call ahead and place your order for pick up.
For more information, call 301-619-2823.
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12 April 2016
After School Program Buses Now Coming to Fort Detrick
Frederick County Public Schools have added bus stops at Ft. Detrick for after school Extended Learning Opportunities Programs.

FHS Bus F19 and WFMS Bus F07 will now drop off at the following locations:

Fagan and Doughten- This will service all the houses across the northern part of the base.

The Bulleen Bus Shelter- This will service central Detrick.

On Bartgis, for students living in the houses near Stark Street

The Fort Detrick Youth Center.

For more information contact the Fort Detrick School Liaison Officer at 301-619-3247
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06 April 2016
Identification Used To Obtain ID Cards
We are seeing an increase of expired identification being presented at the ID card services when applying for badges.

As a reminder- All forms of identification must be active. No expired identification will be accepted when applying for an ID card.
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31 March 2016
Dental Clinic will not have sick call Friday, April 29.
The Fort Detrick Dental Clinic will not have sick call Friday, April 29.
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Access Control Point Reminder
Everyone, especially the driver in the vehicle must present a valid ID such as CAC, DOD issued ID, or State issued ID card, so please have them readily assessable, (not in card holder or wallet with plastic window). Be sure Installation ACP Guards can visually see inside your entire vehicle in order to validate that all persons inside the vehicle have presented valid credentials. This might require the back passenger windows to be rolled down for taller vehicles and or darker tinted windows. The guard will physically take possession of your ID cards in order to validate the photo to the person and observe for the front and back for tampering.
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11 March 2016
Army Emergency Relief Announces Opening of Scholarship Application Period
Deadline: May 1
Army Emergency Relief (AER) announced the opening of its scholarship application period. The entire application package for the 2016-2017 school year must be submitted online by May 1st. This includes the application as well as the supporting documents which will be outlined for the applicant based on the information provided on the
application. Most applicants will need to provide transcripts (through the Fall semester),the Student Aid Report (SAR) from the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and the Soldier’s Leave and Earnings Statement (LES) for active duty Soldiers.

For more information call (703) 325-1692.
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07 March 2016
Youth Soccer Registration Now Open
Youth Soccer Registration Now Open
Boys and Girls ages 5-11
Parent meeting on Friday March 25. Practices twice a week on post. Games on weekends will be
held off post. Register at PARENT CENTRAL SERVICES, Bldg 1520 room 155. Registration
Deadline by March 14. For more information, call (301) 619-2538.
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