The Club hosts many popular events, such as the increasingly popular Home Brew Fest, a Wine Fest, and regular programs for the whole family, such as Kids Night Out, Chef’s Night, and sports celebrity visits and autograph sessions. Become an instant winner when you join – and continue being a winner throughout the year with your Club membership.
For membership information, visit The Club, Bldg. 1013, or call (719) 556-4181 or (719) 574-4100.
The membership is composed of members as prioritized and explained below. Persons eligible for membership who decline to join the club may not be guests of members. Members are charged member dues except as indicated below:
The installation commander extends membership privileges in the following order:
1. All active duty military members of the US armed forces assigned to the installation or directly supported by it and Reserve personnel on Air Force Reserve Command installations.
2. Members of US Reserve Components and National Guard units.
3. Cadets of Service Academies.
4. Members of the Coast Guard, Commissioned Corps of the Public Health Service, and Commissioned Corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on active duty.
5. Members of the US military services on the retired list with pay, including reservists retired with pay, and those who have qualified for retired pay at age 60, but who have not yet reached age 60 (gray area retirees).
6. Honorably discharged veterans with 100 percent Service-connected disability. These members are not charged dues.
7. Personnel separated under the voluntary Separation Incentive (VSI) and Special Separation Benefits (SSB) programs for 2 years after separation.
8. Medal of honor recipients. These members are not charged dues.
9. Unremarried surviving spouses of personnel who died while on active duty or while in retired status. DD Dorm 1173, Uniformed Services Identification and Privilege Card, is sufficient documentation of this status. These members may be charged dues at not more than half the normal dues rate, as determined locally. Membership in the club is commensurate with the grade of the former spouse or sponsor.
10. Unremarried former spouses who were married to military members for at least 20 while the military member was on active duty to the Armed Forces. Membership in the club is commensurate with the grade if the former spouse.
11. U.S. DoD civilians, including NAF employees, when stationed outside the U.S. These memberships are subject to applicable Status of Forces Agreements and other international agreements. The installation commander established civilian grade requirement for membership in the officers’ and enlisted clubs.
12. U.S. Federal employees when assigned in areas outside the U.S.
13. Medical personnel under contract to the military DoD Component during periods when they are residing on the installation.
14. Military personnel of foreign nations when on orders from the U.S. Armed Forces, or in overseas areas when the major command commander grants privileges in the best interest of the U.S. Foreign warrant officers, without officer status in their native country, are not eligible for membership in officers’ clubs.
15. Paid members of the American Red Cross, Young Men’s Christian Association, United Service Organization, and United Seamen’s Service when assigned with U.S. Armed Forces outside the U.S.
16. U.S. employees of firms under contract to DoD working on an installation when assigned in areas outside the U.S. These memberships are subject to applicable status of Forces Agreements and other international agreements.
17. U.S. DoD civilians, both APF and NAF, and retired DoD civilians.
18. DoD contractor personnel and technical representative working full tine on the installation.
19. Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets when participating in field training.
20. Former Prisoners of War (POWs) and spouses of POWs or Service members missing in action. These members are not charged dues.
21. Other Federal employees within the U.S. The memberships are recertified annually.
22. Leaders in the local community designated by the installation commander. These members may be charged dues and are recertified annually.
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP POLICIES
1. Eligible Air Force personnel who elect to join a club on the base to which permanently assigned. Retirees who elect to join a club must join the club closest to their domicile.
1. TDY personnel on another base may join the club at their TDY location. The club manager verifies TDY status with a copy of the individual’s orders. Use the standard Air Force club TDY membership application to process these members. Transfer these members to the appropriate club at their home base upon completion of the TDY.
2. Personnel permanently assigned to one base and residing on another base may choose membership at either base.
3. Eligible persons who have not joined the club may attend mandatory, official military functions held at the club, (example: commander’s call). The installation commander may allow eligible non-members to use certain club facilities (example: lunch), or participate in specially designated functions (example: wing parties). Whenever the commander extends the hospitality of the club to eligible non-members, the nonmember pricing applies to any food, beverages or services purchased.
4. When both spouses are eligible for club membership, the higher-ranking spouse joins the club at the base of assignment, and the other spouse receives spouse privileges, even if assigned to a different base. Spouses may elect to obtain separate individual memberships.
i. If one spouse is eligible for the officers’ club and the other is eligible for the enlisted club, each must join and pay dues in the appropriate club if they elect to be members.
ii. If both spouses are not eligible for membership in the same club, the non-eligible spouse may only use the other club when accompanied by the member spouse. The non-eligible spouse, if military, must not be in uniform on unofficial occasions.
5. Individuals eligible for membership in both the officers’ and enlisted clubs may join either or both clubs.
A STANDARD Air Force-wide club membership card is issued to all members through the services of a contract financial institution. In accordance with terms of the contract, the contractor determines the type of membership (credit entitlements) each individual member receives. The Air Force determines eligibility for membership cards.