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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Approximately 180 children from the Vandenberg and surrounding communities attended the Wing Chapel Ecumenical Program’s Operation Space Vacation Bible School program at Chapel 1 on Tuesday, June 15, 2010. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Steve Bauer) Vacation Bible School introduces children to space, religion
The Vandenberg Wing Chapel Ecumenical Program is currently hosting its "Operation Space" Vacation Bible School program for youth at Chapel 1 from 9 a.m. to noon June 14 - 18. "This event is important because it enables our youth to participate in a safe, fun, enriching spiritual environment," said Brandie Lawrence, a Wing Chapel community
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Default Air Force Logo Libraries inspire military children to read
Defense Department library officials have embarked on their first departmentwide summer reading program in hopes of encouraging military children to keep their reading skills sharp during the summer. More than 250 base libraries will soon set off on "Voyage to Book Island," an activity-packed reading program in which children are asked to complete
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Default Air Force Logo New systems make military moves more efficient
With the busiest season for permanent-change-of-station moves under way, officials at U.S. Transportation Command are encouraging servicemembers to take advantage of new systems designed to make the process more convenient and efficient.Transcom launched the new Personally Procured Move, or PPM, system to better compensate servicemembers who
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Default Air Force Logo Lompoc YMCA supports military families
As part of the Armed Services Young Men's Christian Association and Department of Defense outreach initiative, the Lompoc Family YMCA will provide military families with access to youth development, family strengthening and health and well-being programs at community YMCAs nationwide. Membership fees will be underwritten by the DoD and administered
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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Leading the base, an Airman takes part in the 30th Space Wing 5K wing run here Friday, April 30, 2010. Airmen from the 30th Space Wing run together as a base every month. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Heather R. Shaw) Got my mind on my runnin' and my runnin' on my mind

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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Isaac Cunningham, a 30th Space Communications Squadron team member, prepares to kick the ball back into play during an intramural soccer game here Monday, April 19, 2010. The 30th SCS team defeated the 30th Medical Group team 8 - 3. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Christopher Hubenthal)
SCS kicks MDG in soccer match

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Default Air Force Logo Troops take advantage of GI Bill transferability
More than 100,000 requests from troops desiring to transfer their unused education benefits to family members have been approved under the Post-9/11 GI Bill, a defense official said April 22 here. Signed into law in June 2008, the new GI Bill is a Department of Veteran Affairs-sponsored program that provides the most comprehensive educational
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Default Air Force Logo Vandenberg to host free Kids' Carnival event at Cocheo Park
Vandenberg is scheduled to host its first, free Kids' Carnival at Cocheo Park from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 24.The carnival is part of the Air Force's 2010 Year of the Air Force Family initiative - April is the Month of the Military Child. The event will feature a number of different activities, giveaways and food items. All activities and food are
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Default Air Force Logo Education activity launches interactive resource
Officials with the Department of Defense Education Activity's educational partnership have launched an interactive educational resource for military families, military leaders and school leaders.The resource, "Students at the Center," provides information on important policies, procedures and best practices that are critical to supporting the needs
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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Bella Mulder, a Manzanita Elementary School kindergarten student, practices calling 9-1-1 at the dispatch office during the 9-1-1 For Kids event here Tuesday, April 13, 2010. Approximately 230 students from Manzanita Elementary School attended the event. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Christopher Hubenthal) Vandenberg Hosts 9-1-1 for Kids

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