Around the Hill: Mosquito control; Zoom sessions with Jeff Buckholtz; Free fitness program

Around the Hill: Mosquito control; Zoom sessions with Jeff Buckholtz; Free fitness program

Mosquito control

The 75th Civil Engineer Squadron’s Pest Management Section is conducting fogging operations to control mosquitoes in Hill AFB Housing, FAMCAMP, common use and running track areas from 10 p.m. to midnight Tuesdays and Thursdays until Public Health recommends discontinuance, usually in early October. Housing residents are encouraged to remain inside during fogging operations. Children shouldn’t play in the insecticide fog or run behind the spray equipment. In addition, swamp coolers should be turned off while fogging is in progress, per base health and pest management recommendations. For more information, contact the pest management shop at 801-777-4427.

Zoom sessions with Jeff Buckholtz

Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention (in the summer) presents two live Zoom sessions with Jeff Buckholtz, director of We End Violence, Aug 13 at 8 and 10 a.m. The purpose of the event is to familiarize base personnel with the We End Violence mission and how to apply it to the work place. For the past 16 years, Jeff has worked as an activist, organizer, and public speaker, providing consultation, presentations, and performances in the fields of violence prevention, stalking, bullying, working in alliances, collaboration, and other areas. Registration is required through Eventbrite at

Free fitness program

Get free access for all military and civilian Air Force members and their families to the Wellbeats app until Jan 31, 2021. Stay in shape and train your mind and body with fitness assessments and strength and muscle conditioning workouts. Access more than 500, one-minute videos for every age. Work with highly certified and relatable instructors on goal-based challenges and fitness assessments. Download the Wellbeats app or visit the website portal at and use the invitation code 479b0f59.

Virtual job board/career fair webinars

The military community is invited to visit a virtual job board at There are also webinars being held about career fairs, how to showcase skills and best practices every Monday at 5:30 p.m. (Eastern Time) and Tuesday at noon (Eastern Time). Visit to register.

Back to School Brigade

Operation Homefront and the 75th Force Support Squadron will offer a backpack and school supply distribution event from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 5. The event is open to the first 300 who register at Registered children must be a DEERS-enrolled military dependent entering kindergarten through grade 12 during the upcoming school year.

DoD Virtual Summer Reading Program

Earn rewards and incentives by logging summer reading now through Aug. 31. Even through the library is still closed they are doing curbside pick-up for your summer reading. Call the Gerrity Memorial Library at 801-777-2533.

Kids Bowl Free

Summer bowling program offers Kids Bowl Free until Aug 29. Registered kids get two free games of bowling per day this summer. For questions, call the Bowling Center 801-777-6565.

Submit a nomination for “Team Hill Frontlines”

Public affairs is spotlighting mission essential personnel at Hill AFB – the civilian and military Airmen on the “frontlines” supporting our mission, people and families during the COVID-19 crisis. Please submit your nominations to

Please submit the following information provided by the nominee, along with a candid photo (i.e. not an official photo) of the nominee:

  • Name and unit
  • What is your job title and job description?
  • Where is your hometown?
  • What are your hobbies and/or interests?
  • What are you doing differently for your job during the COVID situation?

Visit the Team Hill Frontlines tab at for more information.

Hubbard Golf Course Café

The Golf Course Café is open from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday for take-out meals off their new brunch menu, which can be found at Customers must wear face coverings. Call 801-777-3272 with questions or to order for pick-up.

Pharmacy TriCare Mail Order

If you are concerned about picking up your medications in person at the Hill AFB main or satellite pharmacy, you can transfer your prescriptions to TriCare Mail Order. TriCare Mail Order allows your medications to be delivered directly to you via mail, and provides an automatic refill program. Visit the “Hill Pharmacy” tab at or call the pharmacy at 801-777-0418 for more information.

Base Exchange curbside service

Hill AFB’s Main Exchange began offering curbside pickup for orders placed online. Customers will park in the parking area designated for curbside pickup, and can then call or text 385-383-4213 and provide their name and order number. Customer should be prepared to show identification, to ensure they are receiving the correct merchandise. Orders can be placed at

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