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Base Bulletin - week of Aug. 7

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- 50 CPTS closed for official function
The 50th Comptroller Squadron will close at 1 p.m. Aug. 7 for an official function. For emergencies, please call 719-237-5863.

Military Retiree Activities holds meetings
The Military Retiree Activities office holds a luncheon at noon the second Thursday of each month at the Peterson Air Force Base Club, followed by its monthly council meeting at 2:30 p.m. in Building 350, Room 1206. The guest speaker on Aug. 14 will be Jose Rodriquez, who will speak about the Peterson and Schriever Air Force Bases Military Housing Office offering housing for the Military Retirees. For more information, call 556-7153 or email

In-service recruiter briefs Palace Front, Palace Chase
Palace Chase and Palace Front briefings are held each Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Building 26 (310th Space Wing Headquarters), Suite 106 (subject to change). If you are interested in information about the Air Force Reserve Palace Front or Palace Chase Programs, please contact Master Sgt. Matthew Laney at 567-4494. He is located in Building 26, Suite 144.

Schriever migrates SIPRNet email
The Department of Defense is directing migration of SIPRNet email services from the existing Air Force managed configuration to a DISA enterprise solution. Schriever's migration is scheduled for late 2014. Changes to email functionality will be minor for users, but all SIPRNet email users and organizational account managers must perform pre-migration actions to ensure compliance and avoid mission impact. During the coming weeks, you will receive emails on when and how to complete your checklist. If you have any questions at this time, please contact the CFP at 567-2666 option 2.

Lost and found: Missing book
Chaplain (Capt.) Amber Kiesel has PCS'd and would greatly appreciate the return of her favorite book, "Ragamuffin Gospel" by Brennan Manning. Please return it to the Chaplain office (Building 300, Room 149) anytime no questions asked. To reach her, call 719-333-7854.

Save money, ride a vanpool
Save gas money. The government provides $130 per rider per month to pay for commuter van. Department of Defense civilians and uniformed military personnel are eligible. Space is available for a vanpool that originates from Falcon Wal-Mart (Woodmen and Meridian Market View Road). The van departs 6:25 a.m. weekdays and arrives at Schriever 6:55 a.m. At the end of the duty day, the van departs Schriever at 4:10 p.m. and arrives at Falcon Wal-Mart 4:40 p.m. Drop off and pickup points on Schriever may vary. For further information, please contact Jay Carroll at 721-0739 or Jacque Donley at 567-7946.

Reduce stress, improve sleep
Are you waking up tired? Feeling unrefreshed or unrested? Having difficulties falling or staying asleep at night? Want a better night of sleep? Nationally, one-third of the population experiences occasional sleep problems, yet only 10 percent of sleep problems are caused from medical conditions. The remainders of sleep problems are caused by things we can control. Come to the sleep enhancement class to find out how. Next class is noon Aug. 15, in the Chapel Resource Room, Building 300. Bring your lunch. No registration necessary.

Legal assistance website saves time
You may fill out an online worksheet prior to your visit to the legal officefor expedited service. Worksheet topics include wills, advance medical directives and powers of attorney. No legal documents can be printed from this website. Please visit the Schriever legal office to obtain your document. Only Air Force legal offices have access to the data you enter here, and the data you enter is deleted after 90 days. Please bring your ticket number with you. Legal office personnel will not be able to access your worksheet without the ticket number. Visit

Flag football coaches to meet Aug. 12
The intramural flag football coaches meeting will be held 10 a.m. Aug. 12 in Building T-135. All squadrons that wish to field a team must turn in a letter of intent no later than this meeting and have a representative attend the meeting. For more information, please call Ed Molloy at 567-6672.

FSS participates in Compliance Thursdays
The 50th Force Support Squadron is participating in Compliance Thursdays starting Aug. 14. The squadron activities will be closed for routine business every Thursday from 2 - 4:30 p.m. Activities participating will have signs posted with services offered during these times. Please keep these times in mind when planning your visits to FSS activities. For more information, call 567-4740.

Volunteers needed for 10th annual triathlon
The Schriever Fitness Center is looking for volunteers to help with the 10th annual Schriever Air Force Base Triathlon Aug. 22. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Seth Cannello at 567-6658.
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