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Hey, Tri-base! There are upcoming long weekends! This weekend, head on over to The Liberty Club to see the Chiefs (AKA Taylor Swift's boyfriend's team) and the 49ers play in the BIG Game. You know what we're talking about! Enjoy a Family Day the next day after staying up late (See our facilities' hours below!).  Then, gear up for the long ...

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The month of February is dedicated as Black History Month! During this month-long period, we are reviewing the history and contributions of the Black community, as well as highlighting a few community members from the Tri-base area!  As most military members will know, the US Air Force was formed in 1948. However, it has existed in o...

It's February! Treat your special someone to a great meal. Let's Eat: February Edition is here to put all of your monthly food specials in one place!  The Liberty Club has a full line-up of events this month, with menus sure to fill your belly up with tasty offerings!  Plus, the Hot Pit is taking over for the DFAC during th...

Join us at The Liberty Club for THE BIG GAME! There will be everything: food, drinks, and prizes to be given away. It's our biggest party yet! The party starts at 9pm and kick-off is at 11:30pm. We're here with you through the tackles, the music, the commercials, and the confetti.  Fuel to keep you going... Hungry? For just $10, you ...

With Martin Luther King Jr. Day right around the corner, we are all looking forward to a long weekend! Check out the holiday hours for our 48 FSS facilities.  Need something to do? There are a couple fun activies over the long weekend! MLK Jr. Cosmic Special Friday, January 12 | 12pm - 10pm $40.95 for two hours of cosmic bowling (6pp...

New year, new eats! Let's Eat: January Edition is here to put all of your monthly food specials in one place!  The Liberty Club has a full line-up of events this month, with menus sure to fill your belly up with tasty offerings!  Plus, the Hot Pit is taking over for the DFAC during the renovation, and we've got some specials coo...

Have you had a chance to try the puzzles at the back of the magazine? Are you stumped? Here are the solutions to them, to help you get out of a rut!   Word Search Answers Sudoku Answers Complete the Picture!

Auto Hobby is are now offering Window Tinting and Car Detailing! See details and pricing below.  Window Tint Package 1Car or pickup truck2 front doors only$100Window Tint Package 22-door carFront doors, side, and rear windows$250Window Tint Package 32-door pickup truckFront doors, side, and rear windows$250Window Tint Package 44-door seda...

"Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand, and for a talk beside the fire: It is the time for home." - Edith Sitwell   It's officially December and winter is in full swing! Long, dark nights are spent staying warm at home and cozying up with friends, family, and loves ones (including the f...

Let's Eat: December Edition is here to put all of your monthly food specials in one place. There's something to satisfy every appetite - big or small. Ready to plan your Christmas Feast? The Liberty Club and The Knights' Table are bringing the best home-cooked Christmas vibes right here to RAFL.  Holly Jolly Family Nig...

'Tis the season of change! But, in order to enact change, we have to close and ready ourselves for the new year! Check out the closures table for the week of Christmas and New Years, and then read more about the upcoming long-term closures happening around the base!   Check out our 48 FSS facility closures before heading out!  S...

December 2 - SANTA'S COMING TO TOWN! Or more like... Coming to Hangar 7 on RAF Lakenheath! December 2 • 10am - 2pm | Hangar 7, RAFL What's going on? The 48 FSS welcomes the tri-base area to join our team of elves for dancing in the faux snow, creative crafts, the bounciest bouncy castles, enjoyable entertainment, goofy games, & to&nbs...

Grinches and Scrooges stand aside! It's never too early to start planning a visit to one of the abundance of magical Christmas Markets coming this November and December! Lakenheath's ITT (Information, Tickets & Travel) elves have picked out the best of the best markets and put together transportation to make it simple to kick back and enjo...

As Thanksgiving approaches, we are all looking forward to a long weekend and bellies full of food! Check out our holiday hours for all our 48 FSS facilities.  Check out some great events to get in the mood for the turkey season! Ward Community Center: Winter Cinema Night Friday, November 17Join us for the kick off of Ward CAC's Winte...

As Veterans Day approaches we acknowledge and honor the US military veterans. We commemorate their service in the armed forces and thank them every day for our freedom. Check out our holiday hours for all our 48 FSS facilities.  48 FSS Facility Closures FridaySaturdaySundayMondayArts & Crafts CenterCLOSEDCLOSEDCLOSED10 AM - ...

Let's Eat: November Edition is here to put all of your monthly food specials in one place. There's something to satisfy every turkey - big or small. Ready to plan your post-turkey nap? The Liberty Club and The Knights' Table are bringing the best home-cooked Thanksgiving vibes right here to RAFL.  Thanksgiving Buffet at the Libe...

The United States observes Native American Heritage Month in November and Native American Heritage Day the day after Thanksgiving, with this year being November 24. This month and day are designated as a time to commemorate the history, heritage, and culture of Native Americans and Alaskan Natives. The United States observes Native American Heritag...

It's finally fall!  Mark your calendars for Friday, November 3rd for a full day of food, fun, vendors, games, and more!  We will be out in the VAT Office parking lot from 10am to 7pm for this all day event! Stop by for lunch, after school, or after work and see the best of what the base has to offer.  All the Food Trucks!  ...

Hispanic Heritage Month starts on September 15 and runs through October 15! During this month-long period we are reviewing the history and contributions of the Hispanic communities, as well as highlighting a few deserving members of this group from RAF Lakenheath's own community!  Split over two months to encompass many Latin American countrie...

Let's Eat: October Edition is here to put all of your monthly food specials in one place! We've got something for every ghoul and ghostie!  The Liberty Club has a full line-up of events this month, with menus sure to fill your belly up with tasty offerings!  Lastly, lunch specials at the RAF Lakenheath DFAC's will not disappoint...

Guten Tag! Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 30th at the Liberty Club for an evening full of good food, good music, and good company! Oktoberfest kicks off at 5pm and is family friendly until 8pm; but, adults 18+ can enjoy the Oktoberfest atmosphere until 1am!  Gutes Essen! Deutsches Büfett Adults $12 • Kids $7Menu:Bratkartoffel...

Mini Travel Fair 2023 was an ABSOLUTE WIN! There were many a Travel Fair passport which were turned in - but in the end there can only be a few winners. Our top three prize winners & runner-up prize winners are listed below. Top Three Prizes Grand Prize • Berlin Trip for 2 for November 23 - 26Beckie Gestring2nd Place Prize • Family Ti...

Get out your spooky season attire and mark down all these events on your calendar. All of our FSS facilities are bringing you a variety of Halloween-related festivities and, we promise, there is something for everyone! Sunday, October 1 - Saturday, October 7 Spooky Cat Planter The Wood Shop Mondays & Tuesdays | Call to schedule a clas...

Remember. The UK gave us the perfect weather for our POW-MIA Ruck March on September 15, 2023. Thank you to everyone who came out and participated and/or showed their support. Your RAF Lakenheath Fitness and Sports Center worked hard to bring you this great event with AFSA.

"That day, I was the First Sergeant for the 2nd Space Operations Squadron at Buckley AFB, Co. I remember driving to work in Colorado and getting a call on my cell phone from my wife. I, like many, heard that it was a small, out-of-control plane that hit the WTC. Later, I was at work with others around the unit TV and watched the second - and large ...

Employee Spotlight: Ryan Glass Look… at the Library! It's a bird!? It's a plane?! No, it's our REFERENCE LIBRARIAN. Ryan may not have wished to fly, but as a child she did want to be either a witch or geologist. And, while she didn't directly follow one of those paths, as an avid reader she can jump into a book and take on the role of either one of...

Let's Eat: September Edition is here to put all of your monthly food specials in one place! The Pizza of the Month is one you do not want to miss out on! The Liberty Club's Tuesday lunch buffet is the best way to get a taste of home on this side of the pond. Pork Carnitas Fries are here all month long - full of flavor and color! Lastly, lunch speci...

As Labor Day approaches we celebrate freedom, and acknowledge and honor the American labor movement, and the works, developments, and achievements in the United States. Check out our holiday hours for all our 48 FSS facilities.  48 FSS Facility Closures FridaySaturdaySundayMondayArts & Crafts CenterCLOSEDCLOSEDCLOSEDCLOSEDAuto Hobby Comple...

We are thrilled to announce a significant benefit update to our Child and Youth Program (CYP) employees! The first child enrolled in CDC, school-age care, or family child care is free for Child and Youth Program staff who spend at least 75% of their time in the classroom. These classroom employees also receive a 25% discount for every additional ch...

Entries are now closed, thank you for your participation! Didn't win? There are still tickets available! Call RAF Lakenheath ITT to buy tickets for the Atlanta Falcons vs Jacksonville Jaguars game on October 1 at Wembley Stadium!    RAF Lakenheath's ITT has tickets to two games at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium! Submissions are limited to ...

Are you itching to travel and explore new places? Look no further than the Information, Tickets, and Travel (ITT) and the Outdoor Recreation (ODR) offices. Make the most of the remainder of your summertime here in the UK! From remote, outdoor excursions to rich, cultural experiences, ITT and ODR offer a wide range of trips to suit every intere...

Employee Spotlight: Natalie Calloway We all just had a great time riding rides and eating delicious treats at Liberty Fest, and this month we are highlighting a military spouse who does so much to make those big base events possible! From contracts to catering, Natalie ensures all the fun at 48 FSS goes off without a hitch. Apart from her professio...

Let's Eat: August Edition is here to put all of your monthly food specials in one place! The Pizza of the Month is a Marketing-Office-Favorite & the Liberty Club's Tuesday lunch buffet is the best way to get a taste of home on this side of the pond.  It is "my pleasure" to tell you about the August Lunch Special at The Bistro, as well...

Get excited for the opportunity to team up with a golf pro! Breckland Pines Golf Course is hosting their first annual, Pro-Am Tournament! Sign up as a team of three and Breckland Pines will assign a PGA Certified Pro to join your team. The tournament will take place on Friday, August 25 starting at 1pm. To ensure the tournament doesn't ru...

Endless Summer Night Join us at The Liberty Club for an endless summer experience! Enjoy a two-part event filled with unforgettable moments. Enjoy fun for the whole family with James D Party Time and enjoy a delicious buffet at Liberty Plaza while the kids have fun on bouncy castles. As the sun sets, adults can indulge in our Sunset Social Hour. Wi...

Are you itching to travel and explore new places? Look no further than the Information, Tickets, and Travel (ITT) and the Outdoor Recreation (ODR) offices. Make the most of the remainder of your summertime here in the UK! From remote, outdoor excursions to rich, cultural experiences, ITT and ODR offer a wide range of trips to suit every intere...

Employee Spotlight: Kimberlin Schneider July 25 is National Hire a Veteran Day, and this month we are spot lighting oneof our veteran employees right here at the 48 FSS. Kimberlin Schneider works at Breckland Pines Golf Course. He does so much behind the scenes to ensure customers have a great experience. From planning events to making sure the equ...

Thank you to Armed Forces Entertainment for an amazing show with X Ambassadors! We had a great time with X Ambassadors and they ROCKED the house! We will forever be dreaming of the show! Check out some of these great photos and videos that were captured during the show! Download Meet & Greet Photos

You may have noticed our new look. FSS's knight, Sir Vis, has a sleek, new design! We thought with all the upgrades the 48 FSS has been getting - like the brand new car wash at Auto Hobby and The Liberty Club's recent renovation - our knight deserved his very own makeover. From the fun stuff like going on ITT's trips across ...

We hope to see you all at Liberty Fest on Friday, June 30, and Saturday, July 1 as we celebrate Independence Day. Continue to read to see the facility closures for Monday, July 3, and Tuesday, July 4.  Liberty Fest In observance of the 4th of July, the 48th Force Support Squadron will be hosting the annual Liberty Fest celebration on Friday, J...

As society continues to strive for equal rights, we rejoice in progress as it comes. The story of progress is told through milestones achieved and small victories that have come throughout the years. Several of these triumphs affect our military community and have served to increase the diversity and strength of our fighting forces. During the earl...

Welcome to our July Food Extravaganza, where flavor fireworks light up your taste buds like never before! Get ready to indulge in a catfish po boy that's so delicious, it'll have you purring for more. And brace yourselves for a firecracker pizza that's sure to explode with cheesy goodness, leaving you begging for a second slice. Plus, we've got&nbs...

As Juneteenth (Freedom Day) approaches and we celebrate freedom and acknowledge the continuing pursuit of equity and inclusion. Continue to read more below and check out all the holiday closures in 48 FSS.  Juneteenth  On January 1, 1863, the Emancipation Proclamation came into effect. This order demanded that all enslaved people througho...

Friendship Spotlight: Sarah Knight & Maria Lowry June 8 was National Best Friends Day, so this month we are highlighting a friendship rather than an individual. This spotlight shows how activities supported by your FSS Dollar can bring people together to forge long-lasting, meaningful relationships. Sarah Knight is our very own 48 FSS Commander...

We are ready for June with a few of our favorites from "All American Buffet" at Liberty Fest to the hearty comfort of the Reuben Sandwich! Check out all of the food specials happening in June with 48 FSS! Father's Day Brunch Sunday, June 18 11 am - 2 pmAdult $24 • Child (5 - 12) $14 •  4 & under eat FREE! Reservations are recommended! Ther...

As Memorial Day approaches and we remember all those who died while serving in the U.S. Military on Monday, May 29. Let's gather and spend time with friends and family as we show our gratitude. Check out all the different things you could do this weekend. Outdoor Recreation Rentals ODR has all the rental options you need to make your Memorial BBQ t...

Are you itching to travel and explore new places? Look no further than the Information, Tickets, and Travel (ITT) and Outdoor Recreation (ODR) offices. With warmer weather just around the corner, now is the perfect time to plan your next adventure. From outdoor excursions to cultural experiences, ITT and ODR offer a wide range of trips to suit ever...

Employee Spotlight: Jacob Alvarez This month, we're focusing on a former service member-turned-spouse who you might encounter when grabbing a quick morning coffee at The Liberty Club. His friendly face represents what the FSS is all about - community connection and service. Jacob has been living in the UK since March of 2022. He works at The Libert...

Throughout the month of May, we are going to recognize the contributions and sacrifices of the AAPI community by highlighting a few exceptional members of this group and sharing their amazing accomplishments with our audience through the AtEase magazine and our social media. This photo of the 442 Regimental Combat Team was taken at Iolani...

Mother's Day is quickly approaching, and we have so many options for you to spoil the special mom in your life! It's important to remind our moms (or ourselves, if you are a mother) how amazing they are and how much we appreciate them and everything they do for us. Line-up of Events With so many of our FSS facilities hosting Mother's Day activities...

We missed you so much last month, we decided to bring you this edition of the Let's Eat two days early. 'Cause, ya know...it's.... Bistro Specials Open early for the most important meal of the day with lunch starting at 11 AM. In a rush? Call to order ahead for pickup. Michelle's Sweet Treats Don't forget to stop by for your hom...

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