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May 19, 2023

JBLE hosts first STEM day in conjunction with Air Show

As part of the return of the Air Power Over Hampton Roads Air Show, Joint Base Langley-Eustis hosted a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics field trip on May 5, 2023.

Nov. 28, 2022

Bateman's Library's (NAHM) Story Time with Kids

A child and his mother color a totem pole as a part of celebrating Native American Heritage month at the Bateman Library at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Nov. 16, 2022. Totem poles feature the faces of ancestral people or animals and were carved and painted by Native Americans in the Northwest of the United States and Canada to demonstrate religious, spiritual or social significance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaela Smith)

Nov. 15, 2022

William and Mary Military Appreciation Game

U.S. Soldiers present the colors during the national anthem at the William and Mary Tribe Military Appreciation football game at the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, Nov. 12, 2022. This football game was held to show support for U.S. military service members and strengthen the longstanding relationship between Joint Base Langley-Eustis and the local community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaela Smith)

Oct. 9, 2019

Assistant Secretary of the Army visits JBLE

The Honorable Alex A. Beehler, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment, meets with leadership at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Oct. 3, 2019. Beehler visited with JBLE’s senior leadership to discuss joint base operations, the Center for Army Analysis’ findings and recommendations, as well as the way forward to better serve the installation community’s needs.

Oct. 9, 2019

Congressman Scott visits JBLE

U.S. Army Col. Jenn Walkawicz, 733rd Mission Support Group commander, briefs Rep. Robert C. “Bobby” Scott, Virginia’s 3rd Congressional District, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Oct. 8, 2019. Scott visited Fort Eustis to learn about its mission and significance prior to touring various areas on post to include 3rd Port, 128th Aviation Brigade, the barracks and more.

Oct. 2, 2019

JBLE fosters community engagement with Deployed Family Fall Fest

The Deployed Family Fall Fest was held at the Bethel Manor Youth Center in Hampton, Virginia, Sept. 28, 2019. The event brought together families whose loved one has been recently or is currently deployed for fun activities, games, food and more.

Nov. 16, 2016

Operation Warmheart: A time to give

The First Sergeant Council is hosting its annual Operation Warmheart Thanksgiving basket drive at Langley Air Force Base, Va., beginning Nov. 7 through Nov. 20, 2016. This year, they hope to gather enough food and money to deliver more than 500 Thanksgiving baskets. Operation Warmheart, a nonprofit organization, was established by the First Sergeants Council to manage, receive and distribute charitable funds to JBLE service members and families who are in need of assistance. Each year, the Thanksgiving basket drive is the largest direct effort of OWH.