Newcomers’ Orientation A&FRC

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17-01-18 07:30 - 12:30

Newcomers’ Orientation A&FRC
17 January | 0730-1230 | Bldg. 606 | Auditorium
Register by 15 January
Who: All Military Members new to Buckley AFB
What: Integration and orientation
Why: Integrative course that provides presentations from multiple base agencies and off-base partners. This class is designed to educate our newest Buckley members on what resources are available to them as they transition. Continental breakfast provided. Spouses are encouraged to attend, child care is not available (contact the A&FRC for possible childcare options). Please call 720-847-6681 to register.

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