Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall
Fort Myer, Va. Fort McNair, Washington D.C. Henderson Hall, Va.
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Traffic, Roads and Grounds
JBM-HH Commander’s Information Line – 703-696-6906
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keyword @JBMHH – and our Flickr page for the latest downloadable photos of all the activities
happening on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall. REMINDER - all bulletin requests must be
submitted by close of business Thursday in order to be used in the following Monday’s
New -- Have a say about 2013 Org Day
Did you attend the 2013 JBM-HH Organization Day? In an effort to improve for next
year/keep what was good/get rid of what was not good, we’d love to hear back from
you if you did attend.
Take a few minutes to complete this survey:
Got anger issues?
The Anger Management Workshop is every Wednesday from 9 to 11 a.m. (next
workshop Aug. 21) on the Henderson Hall side of the Joint Base, Building 12 in the
Start any time, but pre-register at 703-614-7204.
‘Ruach Warrior’ bible study every Wednesday
The “Ruach Warrior” (Ruach is a Hebrew word meaning spirit of God) is a weekly,
non-denominational bible study. Held each Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to noon in the
chapel, Building 29, first floor, on the Henderson Hall side of the joint base, the next
gathering is Wednesday, Aug. 21. Refreshments will be served. Everyone is invited to
participate for lively discussion.
Call 703-614-9280 for more information.
Women’s Equality Day to feature 5K run/walk
Women’s Equality Day will be celebrated Friday, Aug. 23 starting out from the
Fitness Center, Building 414 on the Fort Myer side of the joint base. The theme is
“Celebrating Women’s Right to Vote.”
Prizes will be awarded to first place runners and walkers and for the unit with the
most participation. Free T-shirts will be given to the first 100 registered personnel.
Refreshments will be provided. This is free and open to all military personnel, civilian
employees, Family members and retirees. Register at www.jbmhhmwr.com or on the
day of the event between 5:15 and 6:15 a.m. at the Fitness Center.
For more information, contact the Equal Opportunity Office at
firstname.lastname@example.org, 703-696-8729 or Adrienne.email@example.com,
Civilian employee needs annual leave assist
A Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security employee, Shari Dixon,
who works on the Fort Myer portion of the joint base, is an approved recipient of the
civilian personnel annual leave donor program. Due to medical issues, she has
exhausted both sick and annual leave.
Department of the Army civilian employees who would like to donate annual leave
to Dixon must fill out Form OPM 630A, "Request to Donate Annual Leave to Leave
Recipient Under the Voluntary Leave Transfer Program (Within Agency)" at
If you are a federal government civilian employee outside the Department of the
Army and want to donate annual leave to Dixon, you must complete OPM 630B,
"Request to Donate Annual Leave to Leave Recipient Under the Voluntary Leave
Transfer Program (Outside Agency)" at www.opm.gov/forms/pdf_fill/opm630b.pdf
Contact Donna Belk-Stafford at 703-696-0275 for more information, and email
completed forms directly to her at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax the form
New -- Aquatics training for Marines
Marine Corps Community Services’ Semper Fit offers AMP-IT (Aquatics Maximum
Power Intense Training) for active duty and reserve Marines only.
Sessions are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. and from 11:30 a.m. to
12:30 p.m., in the Maj. Douglas A. Zembiec Pool, Henderson Hall side of the joint base.
Sessions meet tomorrow, Tuesday, Aug. 20.
For more information, please call 703-693-7351.
New -- VA claims assistance available
If you are thinking of filing a claim with the Department of Veterans Affairs, the
National Service Officer from American Veterans can assist you. The representative will
be in Building 29 in the Career Resource Management Center on the Henderson Hall
side of the joint base on the second and fourth Thursday of each month (Next meeting
is Aug. 22). For assistance, bring your service medical records, private physician’s
records, DD Form 214, marriage certificate, children’s birth certificates and copies of
your dependents’ social security cards. The National Service Officer will consult with
you about the condition for which you are considering filing a claim.
For service hours and more information, please call 703-614-6828.
New -- Financial management assistance available
The Marine Corps Community Services Personal Financial Management Program
assists with everything from budgeting to investing. A workshop will be held
Thursday, Aug. 22 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Building 29 on the Henderson Hall side
of the joint base.
Register by calling 703-614-6950, and visit www.mccsHH.com/Finance.html for
more classes and programs.
New -- Marine Club service changes in August
The Marine Club on the Henderson Hall side of the joint base will have limited
service in August. On Mondays, the club will offer menu service only (no buffet);
Wednesday, Aug. 21, the club will service a “breakfast for lunch” buffet for $9.75;
Friday, Aug. 23, the club will not serve lunch, but the club opens at 4:30 p.m. for bar
service; Wednesday, Aug. 28, the club will offer menu service only (no buffet); and
Friday, Aug. 30, the club is closed for lunch. The Java Café, located in the Marine Corps
Exchange, is open for lunch every day and also open to everyone.
For more information, please call 703-614-2125.
Job Fairs, hiring events nationwide
Check out job fairs and hiring events nationwide and through December. See
Traffic, Roads and Grounds
New -- Gates, barrier maintenance time
The periodic preventive maintenance work will be done on Joint Base Myer-
Henderson Hall gate bollards and pop-up barriers Wednesday, Thursday and Friday,
Sept. 4, 5 and 6 according to the following schedule:
Fort Myer and Henderson Hall portions of Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall --
Wednesday, Sept. 4, morning -- Henry Gate, afternoon - Gates 1 and 3, Henderson Hall
side of JBM-HH | Thursday, Sept 5, morning - Wright Gate, afternoon - Hatfield Gate
| Friday, Sept. 6, morning - Ceremonial Gate on the Fort McNair side of JBM-HH,
afternoon - 2nd Street Gate.
Traffic disruption will be minimal during the work, but use caution when traveling
through the gates during this time. Expect to hear testing of a speaker system at the
For more information, call Michael Presley at 703-588-2810.
Stress Management (introductory for adults)
Participants will complete a stress profile and receive information on the impact that
unmanaged stress has on their life, review options for managing stress and get
materials to assist them in developing their own unique stress management plan. Class
will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 21 from 9 to 11 a.m. in Building 201 on the Fort Myer
side of the joint base.
Registration is required: 703-696-3512 or email@example.com.
Join us Thursday, Aug. 22 from noon to 2 p.m. for “Baby Bundles,” our next class for
couples or individuals expecting a child or with an infant under one year old. Class will
be in Building 201 on the Fort Myer side of the joint base. Participants will get
information on the labor and delivery process, newborn and mother care, home - infant
safety, and discuss strategies for navigating the change in relationship dynamics when a
child arrives. Each participant will receive a bag containing parenting resources, baby
care items and a hand knit blanket. Registration is required: 703-696-3512 or
New -- EFMP teams talks about respite reimbursement use, changes
There will be a briefing on Exceptional Family Member Program respite care
reimbursement program use and changes which will take effect Oct. 1, 2013 from noon
to 1 p.m. in Building 12’s conference room (Henderson Hall side of the joint base)
Thursday, Aug. 22. This briefing outlines the background, use, requirements, level of
need and changes to the respite care policy. The brief is available one-on-one and via
WebEx by request.
Register and get more information at 703-693-5353.
New -- Baby boot camp offers support to new parents
The New Parent Support Program holds Baby Boot Camp Friday Aug. 23 from 8:30
a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Building 12 on the Henderson Hall side of the joint base, in the
Expectant and new parents learn the basics of baby care and how to enjoy their new
role as parents. Participants get free lunch!
Register and get more information at 703-614-7204.
An Anger Management (Introductory level presentation for adults) class is
Wednesday, Aug. 28 from 9 to 11 a.m. in the ACS classroom, Building 201, on the Fort
Myer side of the joint base. Pre-registration requested. Get information on the basic
principles of emotions management, specific information about the impact of
unmanaged anger and get resources on how to recognize and manage the anger
triggers in your own life.
For more information or to register call 703-696-3512/6511.
Make it a ‘Smooth Move’
“Smooth Move” is an informal joint service brief for service members planning to
PCS, and will be held Thursday, Aug. 29 from 1 to 3 p.m. Learn about your new duty
station, moving with TRICARE, arranging household goods shipment with the
Transportation Office, Sponsorship, housing and more in Building 12 on the Henderson
Hall side of the joint base.
To register, call Willie Acevedo at 703-614-7202.
New -- Welcome to Korea
Come to Army Community Service for the 411 on Korea, Friday, Sept. 6 from 10 to
Learn about sponsorship, household and personal vehicle shipments, driving, pets,
passport information as well as customs, culture and language. Class will be held in
ACS’s Building 201 on the Fort Myer portion of Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall.
To register contact Kelly Weidner at 703-696-0153 or Kelly.M.Weidner.firstname.lastname@example.org.