Fort Lee MWR - Family & Morale, Welfare & Recreation
Garrison Fort Lee

Upcoming Events

C 3Lunch15 web LUNCH
Ready for some lunch? Family and MWR has three facilities here on post that are serving up delicious food, both to eat in and take out. The Regimental Club's all-you-can-eat buffet offers a variety of meats and vegetables, plus desert and drink all for only $8.50! For more information, call (804) 765-1539. The Bowling Center's Action City Grill offers a variety of quick-order food like chicken and burgers, pizzas and milkshakes. For more information, call (804) 734-6860. Dine overlooking the Cardinal Golf Club greens when you lunch at the Bird's Nest Snack Bar. The menu features sandwiches, salads and soups, plus daily specials. For more information, call (804) 734-2892.

SE FATF15 web 070415 Fourth at the Fort
Celebrate your independence at Fort Lee’s Fourth at the Fort, our annual Independence Day celebration, on Saturday, July 4, at Williams Stadium. This event begins at 5 p.m. with music, food and the KidZone (inflatable rides and games for the kids). The high-energy band, "Redneck Pool Party" will entertain before the 392d Army Band takes the stage to perform a rousing set of patriotic standards. A spectacular fireworks show will begin at approximately 9:35 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 765-3176. Smoking, personal pryotechnics, glass and pets are prohibited in or around the event area. Coolers may be no larger than 6” x 6” x 12”. Please visit for the new official gate entry requirements. For more information, call (804) 765-3176.
SE ASOS15 web 070815 2015 U.S. Army Soldier Show
The U.S. Army Installation Management Command presents the 2015 U.S. Army Soldier Show "outdoor performance" at Williams Stadium on July 8. This year’s production, “We Serve” explores the foundational elements of what it means to serve, in and out of uniform, as well as how the U.S. in return serves them. This 90-minute production includes modern songs, current hits, vibrant costuming, exciting choreography and spectacular visuals. Show time is 7:30 p.m. The 2015 U.S. Army Soldier Show admission is free and *open to the public, however, new gate entry procedures must be adhered to in order to attend. Please visit for the new official gate entry requirements. Williams Stadium is located on the corner of Lee and Mahone Avenues. For more information, call (804) 765-3176.
H TP15 web 071115 Toga! Toga! Toga!
Pull the sheets off your bed and head out to the HideAway on Saturday, July 11, because it's time to party like a sorority sister and frat boy! Door open at 6 p.m.; the party starts at 8 p.m. Aside from the "Animal House"-styled fun, this special evening at the HideAway will feature music, drink specials and contests for the best toga, most original sheets and best toga couple. There is no cover charge for this event. For more information, call (804) 765-1539.
P LTS15 web 072715 Learn to Swim
Fort Lee Family and MWR wants to help you float into the summer by learning how to swim. You are never too mature or too young to learn effective swimming techniques. There will be three class sessions this summer, June 15 - 25, July 6 - 16 and July 27 – August 6. In order to take lessons you must be at least 5 years of age. There is a Parent-Tot class available for parents with 2 – 4 year olds. Call (804) 734-6198 for additional details. Click HERE to view the Learn to Swim class schedule. Cost: Military ($45) and DoD Civilian ($50). No refunds will be given. Learn to Swim sessions will be held at Battle Drive Pool. For registration and details, call (804) 765-3852 (registration) and (804) 734-6198 (pool information).

S FC TBW15 web 071415 Total Body Workout ~ Free Fitness Classes
Get healthier and challenge yourself to a new fitness level! Family and MWR Sports invites you to Total Body Workout on July 13 & 14. Total Body Workout is a chance to sample some of the great fitness classes that are offered throughout the year. Total Body Workout sessions are totally FREE! July 13th session is as follows: 4:30 - 5:15 p.m., Cardio Core; 5:30 - 6:15 p.m., Aerobics & 6:30 - 7:15 p.m., Zumba. July 14th session is as follows 4:30 - 5:15 p.m., Body Sculpting; 5:30 - 6:15 p.m., Boot Camp & 6:30 - 7:15 p.m., Iyengar Yoga. All classes will be at MacLaughlin Fitness Center. You must be 16 years of age and an eligible Family & MWR fitness facility patron to attend fitness classes. Call (804) 734-6198 for more fitness classes’ details.
CYS YS NFL2DFP web 071915 2-Day Football PROCAMP
Washington Redskins wide receiver Andre Roberts will be on hand to coach Fort Lee's kids on July 18, 2 - 5 p.m., and July 19, 1 - 4 p.m., when Child, Youth and School Services hosts a FREE Football PROCAMP at Williams Stadium for boys and girls in grades K-8 who are dependents of Active Duty Soldiers, Retirees and DoD civilian employees stationed here at Fort Lee. Roberts will coach, encourage and inspire the youngsters. Parents must remain onsite during event. To register your young footballer, visit Parent Central Services or call (804) 765-3852.
FMWR ND15 web 072115 Newcomers' Dinner
Family and MWR is hosting its quarterly FREE Newcomers Dinner on Tuesday, July 21, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at the Regimental Club. This Dinner is a great opportunity to win some incredible door prizes! We have previously given away a Kindle Fire, Samsung Galaxy Tablet, Xbox game system, and a family four pack of Kings Dominion season passes. The Newcomers' Dinner also provides an opportunity for new arrivals to Fort Lee to become familiar with programs and services both inside and outside the gate. The event is limited to new Department of Defense hires, newly arrived Service Members and their families and those who have not previously attended the Newcomers' Dinner. This event is FREE, however, you must RSVP NLT July 15, 2015 at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
ACS 50B15 web 073015 Army Community Services 50th Birthday!
Army Community Service (ACS) is hosting their 50th birthday celebration fun on Thursday, July 30 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in the event of rain location will be moved to the Post Filed House. Everyone is invited to participate in the fun. ACS will provide free food to include hotdogs, cupcakes, snow cones and funnel cakes. You do not want to miss out on the music, fun or games that will be played at this event. Mark the date on your calendars today. Details (804) 734-6388.
B MN15 web 082415 FREE Bowling on Monday nights
Family and MWR invites you to bowl for FREE on Monday nights, 5 - 9 p.m., now until August 24! Games and Shoes are FREE. FREE Bowling is open to all ID cardholders on Fort Lee. Lanes will be assigned up to 8 bowlers per lane, based on availability. The Fort Lee Bowling Center, Bldg. 9040, is located on Battle Drive. For more information, call (804) 734-6860.

H CT15 web 102515 Corn Hole Tournaments
The HideAway invites you to come out to the pavilion for fun and prizes at the Corn Hole Tournament every third Saturday of the month, May - October. Sign-up at 6 p.m.; start time is 6:30 p.m. Prizes for the 1st Place Team and the first team out. Entry is free. For more information, call (804) 765-1539.

OR K15 web 091615 Kayaking on the Appomattox
Fort Lee's Family and MWR Outdoor Recreation Center invites you to go Kayaking on the Appomattox River! This little unknown local waters sports treasure is sure to get your heart rate pumping while viewing some of the most historic and natural waterways and lands of the old south. Layout and route of the kayaking trip will be provided by Outdoor Recreation. Participants must register two days prior to the day of the event. The 2015 Kayaking schedule is as follows; July 8 & 22, August 5 & 19 and September 2 & 16. All equipment will be supplied at Roslyn Landing upon arrival. Cost is $12 per session. For more information or to register, call (804)765-2212.
OR TSR15 web 092015 Trap & Skeet Range 2015 Events
Be a spectator or join in on the fun. Throughout the year, Family and MWR Outdoor Recreation hosts several shoots. Most activities are registered or either non-registered Shoots. In order to attend registered shoots you must be a member of NSSA (National Skeet Shooting Association) or ATA (Amateur Trapshooting Association). Skeet and Trap shoots are registered shoots. Over the next few months, Skeet shoots will take place on July 25 - 26, August 8 - 9 and September 19 - 20. There will be five Trap shoots in the upcoming months; July 26 and August 30. Fun shoots and PVA (Paralyzed Veterans of America)/Disabled Veterans shoots, non-registered shoots, are open to the general public. Fun Shoots are held every 3rd Sunday, October - March. The PVA/Disabled Veterans Shoot are held in May and September. Cost varies per shoot. For more information, call (804) 765-2212/2210.
OR 3DA15 web U 3-D Archery Shoots 2015 Schedule
Come out and meet other archery enthusiasts and learn some of their skills. Fort Lee's Family and MWR Outdoor Recreation will be hosting several 3-D Archery Shoot Competitions in 2015. The 3-D archery shoots will be held July 25, August 29 and September 26. There will be seven divisions of competition on each 3-D Archery Shoot event date. Cost is $10 per adult, $8 per Fort Lee permit holders, $5 per youth(13 – 17 years old) and $3 per cub (12 years old and under). The competitions will start promptly at 9 a.m. at the Fort Lee Outdoor Recreation Archery Range, Building 15014. For details, call (804) 765-2212. *Spring Fling (3-D, Traditional, Turkey, Night & more Archery Shoots) **Tentative date, please call to confirm event will take place.

FLCL SRP15 web 072115 Read to the Rhythm - Summer Reading Program
The Family and MWR Fort Lee Community Library will kick off its annual summer reading program on June 23. Join us on June 23, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m., at the Lee Playhouse for a special summer reading program kickoff, “FREE Magic Show”! Then make sure to join us each Tuesday and Wednesday, June 30 – July 21, 10:30 – 11:30 am in the Community Library, for our “Read to the Rhythm Story and Craft Hour” (pre-registration is required). Read to the Rhythm summer reading program is open to children, teens and adults. Pick up a reading log and book bag at the circulation desk. Register to earn incentives for your summer reading. This is a FREE program. Children 15 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to participate in Community Library activities. The Fort Lee Community Library is located on the 2nd floor of the Army Logistics University, Building 12420. For more details, call (804) 765-8095.

G HDS15 web 092315 Hump Day Scramble
The Cardinal Golf Club hosts Hump Day Scrambles every Wednesday through September 23, 5:30 p.m. shotgun start. Singles and twosomes will be paired together to make four-person scramble teams. Prizes awarded. Entry Fees: Members $10; E1-E5 $15; E6-O3 $17; other authorized $19; Guests $21 (fees includes golf, cart, range and prizes). Weekly events are limited to the first 60 registered. Registration occurs beginning Thursday morning for the following Wednesday. Payment is required at time of registration. For more information, call (804) 734-2899.
P BDP15 web 061415 It's Pool Time!
Looking forward to taking a nice dip in the pool? Battle Drive Pool opens May 23 through September 7. Battle Drive Pool is free for ages 3 and under. Daily pass rates are $3, Monthly passes rates are $25 - $60 and Season passes rates are $55 - $100. Pool passes are available for purchase.  The pool is open to E-1's and up, DoD and DA civilians. Battle Drive Pool is located directly behind The Lee Club off of Battle Drive. The hours of operation for Battle Drive Pool are the following:

June 15 - September 7 (Mon - Fri, 12 - 8 pm; Sat, 10 am - 8 pm; Sun, 12 – 8 pm)

For details, call (804) 734-6198.

RC-LB14-web Lunch at the Regimental Club
The Regimental Club has several delicious selections from which to choose. The menu varies daily and may include items such as herb baked chicken, fried flounder, slow roasted beef tips with gravy, salisbury steak, a variety of vegetables, starches, and fresh daily made dessert! Enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet, a dessert & drink, all for only $8.50! Lunch is served Tuesday through Friday from 11:30 am to 1 pm. For more information, call (804) 765-1523.

PPFS ACC15 web 073115 2015 U.S. Army Arts & Crafts Contest
Do you like creating 2D and 3D art work? Let your creative mind flow and get a chance to win prizes for your talents. Enter your work into the 2015 U.S. Army Arts & Crafts Contest starting June 1. Submit your best ceramics, digital art, drawings, wood, prints, fibers, water base painting, oil base painting, glass, metals/jewelry, 2D or 3D projects. There is no contest entry free. Entry submissions will need to be digital JPG images of the work. These images will need to be submitted online at by July 31. Click here for contest login procedures.  Please visit the Picture Perfect Frame Shop, Bldg. 9024, for contest information (contest rules, etc.) and submission assistance before July 31. For details, call (804) 734-6137/6198.

OR LTWS15 web 082715 Learn to Water Ski
Fort Lee's Family and MWR Outdoor Recreation invites you to learn how to water ski. Water ski lessons/sessions are open to novice to experts. Sessions/Lessons will cover wakeboarding, kneeboarding, barefooting, Two-skis, slalom & more! Sessions/Lessons are available Tuesdays & Thursdays, June 2 - August 27. The time that lessons/sessions are available are the following: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., 1 - 4 p.m. or 5 - 8 p.m. The water ski launch site is the Appomattox Small Boar Harbor. Pre-registration is required and there is a 4 person minimum per session/lesson. The cost is $25 per person. For more information, call (804)765-2212.

S WFL15 QTR3 web 090115 Winner For Life
Family and MWR invites you to join Winner For Life today. Winner For Life is a FREE fitness program that focuses on improving your physical body, health knowledge and connecting you with other likeminded fitness/health oriented individuals. This program is a point based system where there will be several opportunities to earn points via Family and MWR fitness classes, workshops and participating in community/regional walks & runs. More point accumulations equal greater opportunities to win. Pick up a registration form at MacLaughlin Fitness Center today! Winner For Life is open to all DoD Civilians, Active Duty & Retired Military and family members, and FMWR employees. You must be 18 years and up. There will be a special FREE Winner For Life Wellness Workshop, Stress Management, July 28, 6 - 7:30 p.m. at MacLaughlin Fitness Center. For more details, call (804) 734-6198.
OR TA15 web Traditional Archery Shoots 2015 Schedule
Fort Lee's Family and MWR Outdoor Recreation will be hosting Traditional Archery Shoot Competitions on August 30. The competitions will be divided into three divisions and four events. Cost is $10 per adult, $8 per Fort Lee permit holders and $5 per youth(ages 13 - 17 years old). The competitions will start promptly at 10 a.m. at the Fort Lee Outdoor Recreation Archery Range, Building 15014. For details, call (804) 765-2212.
H-RAN14-web Right Arm Night ~ New Location!
Right Arm Night has moved to the HideAway! The HideAway now hosts Right Arm Night every 3rd Thursday of the month at 4 p.m., starting this month. Right Arm Night is a chance for bosses to bring their "right arm" out to relax and build camaraderie off duty. Drink Specials and FREE snacks will be available with FREE pool for your enjoyment. Right Arm Night is open to all ranks and all services, Military or Civilian. The HideAway is located on 5th St, Building 15013. For more information, call (804) 765-1523/1539.

Ongoing Events

LTS-GI14-web Leisure Travel Services
Leisure Travel Services (LTS) is located in the Regimental Club. LTS offers discounted vacation packages and world class cruises. LTS also assists patrons with finding the best-priced hotel accommodations all over the globe. In addition to providing travel discounts, LTS offers local, regional and national attraction tickets. If you are looking to go the movies or visit a theme park soon then visit Leisure Travel Services, which also offers specially discounted movie and theme park tickets. LTS normal hours of operation are Monday through Friday (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.) and now Saturdays (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.).  LTS is closed on Sundays & Holidays. The Regimental Club is located on C Avenue, Building 2609. For more information, call (804) 765-3789.

G-TBGC14-web Team Building Golf Clinic
Gather your unit, coworkers or small group to enjoy some fun in the sun in their Team Building Golf Clinics. This FREE “demonstration & participation” activity can be fitted for groups of six to 15 people. Each clinic lasts approximately 45-60 minutes and must be scheduled by appointment. Driving range balls and golf clubs available for use. For more information, call (804) 734-2899.

CYS-CC14-web Child Care Openings!
Child, Youth & School (CYS) Services has several immediate openings in full day child care for preschool age children. The Part Day Preschool program also has openings in both its AM and PM sessions as well as its 2-day and 3-day programs. There are also immediate openings for Full day childcare for Strong Beginnings Pre-K. This is for children ages 4-5. In the Strong Beginnings Pre-K Program, there is an emphasis on kindergarten readiness skills. The teaching methods used will resemble those of a kindergarten classroom. Sign-up now and give your preschooler the advantage of hands-on learning adventures with CYS Services.  For more information, call (804) 765-3852/3196.

AC-GI13-web Auto Crafts Shop
Fort Lee's Family and MWR Auto Crafts Shop is here to service you minor auto needs. This is a self-help auto repair facility that allows authorized patrons to perform minor repairs to their vehicles. There are seven bay spaces, four vehicle lifts, tools and a trained instructor on hand to provide assistance. You can get an oil change, rent bay space & equipment and get your tires changed & balanced. Cost varies per service. The Auto Crafts Shop is located in Building 9035 on Battle Drive. For service costs and more information, call (804) 734-6859.

LC-OTSB-RO14-web-1014 Overtime Sports Bar Open on Fridays
Family and MWR Overtime Sports Bar is open every Friday from 4 - 10 p.m. This sports bar features flat screen TVs, dart boards, a pool table, food and drinks. Come out and join the Fort Lee community in celebrating the re-opening of our community sports bar. The Overtime Sports Bar is located in the Lower Level of the Lee Club, Bldg. 9009, Mahone Ave. & Battle Dr. For more information, call (804) 734-7547.

LTS-PST13 web Professional Sports Tickets
We got tickets to the game! Family and MWR Leisure Travel Services sells professional sports tickets all year long. We have Baseball (Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals & Jacksonville Suns), Football (U.S. Navy & Jacksonville Knights), Basketball (Washington Wizards & Washington Mystics), Nascar (Richmond, Atlanta, Talladega & Daytona) and Hockey (Washington Capitals) tickets.  For more details, call (804) 765-3789.

OR-PB13 Fort Lee Paintball
Ready, aim & splatter! Fort Lee’s Family and MWR Outdoor Recreation invites you to play a game of paintball. Rental packages are only $25 for groups of 6 to 9 people. The rental package includes a marker (gun), hopper, CO2 Tank & Fill-ups, mask, loader case & 500 paintballs! All players must be 12 or older to play. Liability waivers must be signed prior to participation. Personal markers are welcome but will be calibrated to field rules.   Paintball is open Monday through Friday, by appointment only. Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more. Bring your unit or co-workers out for a fun outdoor team activity. For weekend play, please call Outdoor Recreation for availability. For more information, call (804)765-2212/2210.
S FCWS15 web Fitness Classes Weekly Schedule
Family and MWR Sports invites you to join our weekly fitness classes. Weekly fitness classes include Aerobics, Boot Camp, Core/Cardio, CrossFit (in the Post Field House), High Intensity Training (HIIT), House of Pain, Pilates & Yoga, Spinning, Spinning/Strength, Yoga (Iyengar) and Zumba. Classes are generally $4 per class unless otherwise noted. A fitness card may be purchased for most classes. Fitness cards are $20 for a10-class punch card. House of Pain is a FREE class, however, you must be at least 18 years of age and complete a Microfit Fitness Assessment prior to attending class. Yoga (Iyengar) is FREE for Active Duty Soldiers and Spouses of deployed Soldiers. Classes may be cancelled due to inclement weather or if minimum class participation levels are not achieved. You must be 16 years of age and an eligible Family and MWR fitness facility patron to attend fitness classes with the exception of House of Pain (You must be 18 years of age). Call (804) 734-6198 for more fitness classes’ details.
PPFSweb logo Picture Perfect Frame Shop Specialties
The Picture Perfect Frame Shop is an in house custom framing and Arts & Crafts studio. You can mat prints, needlepoint pieces, puzzles, certificates and more! Don Stiver’s prints are available for purchase. Picture Perfect Frame Shop offers a variety of services including, engraving, Arts & Crafts classes and trophies. Come in for a free framing consultation. The Picture Perfect Frame Shop is located on Battle Drive, Building 9024. For details, call (804) 734-6137.
FLCL 12 web logo Fort Lee Community Library  
The Family and MWR Fort Lee Community Library is open and ready for business. This Family and MWR facility houses, books, periodicals, audio books, DVDs, computers (Internet) and a children’s corner. The library is open to Active Duty & Retirees, Dependent Spouses, DoD Civilians & Permanent Fort Lee Contractors. The hours of operation are the following: 8 am - 7 pm (Monday - Thursday), 8 am - 5 pm (Friday), 12 - 5 pm (Saturday) and closed on Sunday & holidays. For more details, call (804) 765-8095.