An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

HomeNewsArticle Display

Base Bulletin - week of June 12

Schriever Air Force Base, Colo. -- Pass and ID issues new hours
The 50 Security Forces Squadron Pass and ID hours are 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 6 a.m. to 1 p.m Friday. They are closed weekends, down days and all holidays. For more information please call 567-5620.

Schriever Express changes operational hours
The Schriever Express changed its operation hours effective June 2 to the following: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, closed Sunday, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday. If you have any questions or concerns, contact Sharon Grant at 567-4430 or

Schriever Barbershop increases prices
The Schriever Barbershop will be increasing their prices effective June 27. The price will be increasing from $8.90 to $10.25. The Peterson barbershop will be also increase their prices from $8.90 to $10.25 as well.

50 CPTS closes June 13
The 50th Comptroller Squadron will close noon June 13 for an official function. For emergencies, please contact Senior Master Sgt. Tonya Westerman at 719-304-1608.

50 SW holds retirement ceremony for Chief Marquez
Commander Edward J. Marquez United States Navy, Retired requests the pleasure of your company for a ceremony honoring Chief Master Sergeant Robert T. Marquez, 50th Wing Staff Agency, on the occasion of his retirement from the United States Air Force on Friday, the twentieth of June, two thousand fourteen at ten o'clock in the morning Peterson Air & Space Museum, 150 East Ent Avenue Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. Please use the below link to access the e-invitation to RSVP:

Voluntary Leave Transfer Program - Alice J. Herbert
Ms. Alice J. Herbert has been approved for the Voluntary Leave Transfer Program due to a current medical condition. Should you like to donate leave to this employee, please do the following: 1. Complete the OPM 630-A, Request to Donate Annual Leave to Leave Recipient Under the VLTP (within agency) or (outside agency) 2. You may scan the signed form and email it to, or fax to 567-2832.

25 SRS changes command
The 25th Space Range Squadron will be having its change of command ceremony 1 p.m. June 27 at the Range Support Facility, located at 620 Aviation Road, near Peterson. For more information, call 1st Lt. LaDonna Lee at 567-0554.

In-service recruiter holds Palace Front, Palace Chase briefing
Palace Chase and Palace Front briefings are held each Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Building 26(310 SW/HQ), Suite 106 (subject to change if TDY). If you are interested in information about the Air Force Reserve Palace Front or Palace Chase Programs, please contact your Air Force Reserve In-Service Recruiter Master Sgt. Matthew Laney at 567-4494 or . He is located in the 310th Space Wing Head Quarters, Building 26, Suite 144. This building is outside the Restricted Area next to the Irwin Road Gate entrance.

ITT sells Colorado Rapids ticket
Buy your tickets for the local soccer club. The Colorado Rapids soccer season has begun, and discounted tickets for the 2014 season can be purchased at Outdoor Recreation and Information, Travel and Tickets. Tickets are available for all areas and sections for every home game. Call 567-6050 for more information.

Buy Elitch Gardens tickets at Outdoor Rec
The Schriever Outdoor Recreation and Information, Travel and Tickets Office is now selling tickets for Elitch Gardens. Tickets available include season passes, one-day passes, parking passes and meal deal passes. Tickets are deeply discounted from the gate price. Stop by the ODR office in Building 300 Room 133 to purchase your tickets or call 567-6050 with any questions.

Water World Tickets on sale at ITT
The Information, Tickets and Tours and Outdoor Recreation office is now selling discounted tickets for Water World. One-day passes can be purchased at the ITT/ODR. Stop by the office or call Tanya at 567-6050 for more information.

BB King tickets on sale now
The Information, Tickets and Tours and Outdoor Recreation office is now selling tickets for Blues legend, BB King, live at the Pikes Peak Center in Colorado Springs. Tickets can be purchased at the ITT/ODR. Stop by the office or call Tanya at 567-6050 for more information.

Armed Forces Vacation Club offers special discount for limited time
The Armed Forces Vacation Club has launched a sale on seven-night, high-demand trips. Select seven-night trips will be on sale for 25 percent off. Sale runs June 10-17. Visit for more details.

Military Retiree Activities
The Military Retiree Activities office holds a luncheon at noon the second Thursday of each month at the Peterson Club followed by its monthly council meeting at 2:30 p.m. in Building 350, room 1206. The guest speaker on June 12 will be Melanie Gormley, who will speak about the U.S. Air Force Academy Housing Office offering housing for military retirees. For more information, call 556-7153 or email

Celebrate Arbor Day
Team Schriever will celebrate Arbor Day with a tree-planting ceremony 9:30 a.m. June 19 at the Child Development Center. During the event, a representative from the 50th Space Wing leadership will be presented with the Annual Tree City USA Award by Colorado Assistant District Forrester, Andy Schlosberg. All are invited to come out and support the base's efforts to remain a green installation. For more information, please contact Andy Jensen at 567-3360.

Legal assistance website saves time
You may fill out an online worksheet prior to your visit to the legal office for 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

Vanpool serves Castle Pines, Castle Rock, Monument to Schriever
Is the wear and tear of commuting taking a bite out of your car and your wallet? Take advantage of a vanpool. Government civil service and active-duty military receive a government mass transit benefit to offset your commuting cost. So join our van pool. The route includes Castle Pines/Rock, Monument, U.S. Air Force Academy Visitor Center, Woodmen/I-25 Park n Ride, Black Forest and Falcon area. Final destination is Schriever AFB with arrival times between 7 and 7:15 a.m., Monday-Friday. Call (719) 721-8094 or (719) 359-0343 for more information.
Previous Story
Next Story