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Bowling Centers



6054 Doughboy Loop

The Dix Bowling Center has 24 lanes with COSMIC Bowling, a great sound system and laser lights. The center also has a pro-shop, snack bar and may be reserved for private functions. The center also has a party room to host birthday parties.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday, 4 to 10 p.m.; Friday, 4 to 11p.m.; Saturday, noon to 11p.m.; Sunday, noon to 9 p.m.


(732) 323-2027

489 Sanuik Road

The Lakehurst Bowling Center has eight lanes with state-of-the-art computers, monitors, spare makers and score keepers on each lane. The bowling center offers three large flat screens with satellite TVs, COSMIC Bowling and a snack bar. Bowling balls and shoes are available for adults and children. Reservations are accepted for private functions or small group activities.

Hours of Operation: closed Monday and Tuesday; Wednesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 to 9 p.m.; weekends, 5 to 9 p.m.


The Defense Commissary Agency, with headquartered in Fort Lee, Va., operates a worldwide chain of commissaries providing groceries to military personnel, retirees and their families in a safe and secure ­shopping environment. Authorized patrons purchase items at cost plus a five percent surcharge, which covers the costs of building new commissaries and modernizing existing ones.

Defense Commissary Agency – McGuire

(609) 754-2153

The McGuire/Dix Commissary Super Store is one of the largest commissaries in the Defense Commissary Agency. The facility, which opened in 1982, has 16 checkouts along with eight self-checkouts. The commissary operates seven days a week and features an in-store bakery, deli, gourmet section and fresh fish counter. Operated by DECA, the commissary provides household goods and services at the lowest practical price to the commissary patron.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Defense Commissary Agency – Lakehurst

(732) 323-1220

Hours of Operation: closed Sunday and Monday; Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 6p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. to 6p.m.; Saturday, 9a.m. to 5p.m.

Community Centers

Tommy B’s Community Activities Center

(609) 754-2830

2705 East Arnold Ave.

Tommy B’s Community Activities Center is JB MDL’s recreation center that provides opportunities for personal and professional development activities to encourage active-duty and their families, DOD civilians and retirees to support and influence the program, installation and community to develop individual interest. A wide variety of programs and events are offered such as: arts and crafts programs, movie nights, family bingo, a Halloween Fest, etc. The center has a grand ballroom that accommodates 250 people and five additional rooms that can accommodate 700 people.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8a.m. to 5 p.m.

Joint Base Theater

(609) 754-2830

2902 Tuskegee Airmen Ave.

The Joint Base Theater is available for military programs and is ideal for commander’s calls, quarterly awards, ceremonies or briefings.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m. to 3p.m. Call (609) 754-2830 for more information.

The Firehouse

(609) 754-2830

2502 East Arnold Ave.

The Firehouse is a home away from home for E-1 through E-4 service members. The purpose of the Firehouse is to provide a fun, safe and alcohol-free environment for service members who want to surround themselves with other folks of like-minds. It incorporates several different activities and provides service members with quality entertainment and a space in which to uphold their high quality expectations. The facility has a basketball court; a game
room equipped with Xbox and Xbox 360, PlayStation 2 and 3, and Wii. There is a movie room where visitors can check out movies or just watch TV with friends. The play room has a full-size pool table, dart board, ping-pong table and air hockey. Computers with broadband internet services are also available.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Thursday and Friday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday, 4 to 10p.m.; and Sunday, 2 to 9 p.m.

Dix Recreation Center

(609) 562-4956

5905 Doughboy Loop

This facility is for the enjoyment of the mobilizing and de-mobilizing service member who serve JB MDL. Recreation opportunities include big screen televisions, movies, ping pong, foosball, billiards and air hockey, among many others. Free refreshments and a friendly staff make this facility one-of-a-kind.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 10 p.m.

Flight Deck Recreation Center

(732) 323-2405

484 Walsh Drive

The Flight Deck is open three nights a week on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, or anytime a customer needs to book a private party. Patrons of the Flight Deck can enjoy billiards, foosball and shuffleboard tables as well as darts and board games. Along with four flat screen TVs, the Flight Deck entertains with a six-foot big screen and satellite music through a top-of-the line sound system. Beer, wine and soft drinks are available at the snack bar along with some great munchies.

Hours of Operation: Tuesday, 5 to 7 p.m.; Wednesday, 5 to 8 p.m.; Thursday, 5 to 9p.m.; closed Friday through Monday.

Cyber Cafe Computer Center


123 Severyns Road

Cyber Cafe computer center is inside the Lakehurst Fitness and Sports. The cyber area offers eight laptop computers, an X-box, PlayStation, video games, books and board games.

Hours of Operation: Open daily, 10 a.m. to 6p.m.

Community Special Events - Lakehurst

(732) 323-2405

Community Special Events at 123 Severyns Road, offers a wide variety of military community programs and special events which include: Luau Pool Party, Columbus Day Dinner and Dance, Valentine Dinner and Dance, lunch and learns, Military Appreciation Night, Christmas Tree Lighting, Halloween Fun Fest, Holiday Card Contest, Red, White and Blue Pool Party and many more seasonal events.

Eating Establishments

The All-American Grill

The All-American Grill is located at 333 Landsdowne Road. It is open Monday through Friday, 6a.m. to 2 p.m. for breakfast (traditional breakfast menu) and lunch (sandwiches, hamburger, hotdogs, chicken and chips to include lunch specials).

Dining Facilities (DFACs)

JB MDL dining facilities are open to most personnel. However, each area of the base has unique restrictions on who can be served. The Dix side of the Joint Base will serve anyone transiting through the base, on orders, enlisted permanent party and meal card holders. On the McGuire side of the Joint Base will serve members on orders, meal card holders and permanent party enlisted personnel with the exception of Commanders who may use the facilities on occasion. Exceptions to these policies occur on holidays, and are made known through various media outlets (base paper, websites, etc.). Questions, please contact FSS/FSVF at 754-8121 or 754-1241

Dix Dining Facilities

(609) 562-3537

The dining facilities, located at 5904 Dough-boy Loop, 5517 Texas Ave. and Sever Street, and 5640 Texas Ave. and Baltimore Street, serves mobilizing and demobilizing Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Coast Guardsmen who are ­transiting through base.

The locations and hours of operations change to serve the needs of mobilizing and demobilizing service members.

Flight Kitchen

(609) 754-3779

Attached to the Passenger Services Terminal at 1706 Terminal Road, the Flight Kitchen serves as a 24-hour operation providing meal support to aircrews and flight passengers and flightline personnel unable to go to the Halvorsen Hall Dining Facility. The flight kitchen prepares more than 46,000 meals annually. In addition, it offers lunch and midnight meals all available for carry out.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 11a.m. to 1 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. to midnight. The dining facility is closed for lunch on Saturday, Sunday and holidays.

Halvorsen Hall Dining Facility

(609) 754-8934

Halvorsen Hall is located at 2635 POW/
MIA Blvd., near the dormitories. The food ­service staff prepares breakfast, lunch and dinner
with carryout service available for all eligible members. The dining facility also offers a multitude of holiday meals to include Thanksgiving and Christmas as well as quarterly customer appreciation meals and weekly ethnic lunch meals.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 6 to 8 a.m., 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 to 7:30 p.m.; weekends and holidays, 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. and5 to 7:30 p.m.


(609) 754 2396

Pudgy’s boasts a wide range of services and programs, including lunch, specialty dinner nights, check cashing, lounge areas, meeting rooms and a large variety of entertainment. The club is also home to Pudgy’s Sports Bar. The facility is available for receptions, squadron meetings and special functions.

Pudgy’s Sports Pub

(609) 724-0443

Pudgy’s is JB MDL’s all-ranks sports pub located at 2508 Can Do Way. Visitors can watch sporting events on 14 televisions and dine on nachos, wings, burgers, steaks, salads, sandwiches and much more.

Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to midnight; Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Friday, 11 to 1 a.m.; closed Family Days and holidays.

Tommy B’s

(609) 754-2830

Tommy B’s is located at 2705 East Arnold Ave.,
in Tommy B’s Community Activities Center. The lounge includes a crud table, several widescreen televisions, a fully stocked bar and more. Numerous celebrations, to include Hail and Farewells, are held at Tommy B’s.


(609) 723-7700

Hours of Operation: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Rickenbacker’s Cafe

(609) 723-2211

Rickenbacker’s Cafe is located in the lobby of the All American Inn at 2786 Mitchell Road and the East end of the JB MDL Clinic. Rickenbacker’s brews Starbuck’s coffee and serves breakfast and lunch sandwiches along with assorted pastries.

Hours of Operation: All American Inn location Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and the Clinic location Monday through Friday, 7a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Ritchey’s Cyber Cafe

(732) 323-4402

Ritchey’s Cyber Cafe is at 123 Severyns Road, inside the Lakehurst Fitness and Sports. The cafe offers a wide assortment of breakfast and lunch specials and gourmet coffee. The cyber area offers eight laptop computers, an XBox, PlayStation, video games, books and
board games.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Flex Friday, 6:30 to 10a.m.

Cyber Cafe Computer Center

(732) 323-7415

Hours of Operation: Open daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Educational Services

Joint Base Library

(609) 754-2079

Located at 2603 Tuskegee Airmen Ave., the Joint Base Library has a collection of more than 33,000 books, magazines, newspapers, videos, audio cassettes, compact discs, books on tape and College Level Examination Program tapes, available for circulation or onsite viewing, and DSST educational tapes. The library offers access to books from other libraries through the Interlibrary Loan Department and access to GALE, PROQUEST and SIRS/RESEARCHER allowing viewing of thousands of newspaper articles and academic journals.

In addition to a growing collection of children’s books and materials, children can enjoy a variety of story and reading programs. There are 24 computers available with internet access, and all are loaded with Microsoft Office. Facsimile, printing and copying services are available for a nominal fee. There are three VCRs/TVs on site for viewing various tapes.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, noon to 5p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

Fitness Centers

McGuire Fitness and Sports Center

(609) 754-6085

With a focus on fitness and wellness, the Fitness Center serves the Joint Base community with a variety of programs and fitness activities in its new state-of-the art facility. The Center is located at 2504 POW/MIA Blvd. and stretches 63,500 square feet.

The Center offers a wide selection of weight training to include 99 various free weight
Nautilus machines, many cardiovascular exercise machines, two gymnasiums, three racquetball courts and men’s and women’s locker rooms with steam rooms, saunas, showers and daily-use lockers.

Outdoor facilities include a rubberized track, soccer fields and lighted softball fields. The center also has an extensive intramural sports program basketball, volleyball, golf, flag football and racquetball.

Lastly, the fitness center offers specialized ­services to customers including micro-fit testing, cycling workouts and body fat evaluations.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 4a.m. to midnight; Saturday and Sunday, 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.; holidays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Griffith Field House

(609) 562-4888

Located at 6053 Millville Road, Griffith Field House is a 75,000 square foot building consisting of a full service fitness center to include Hammer-Strength free-weights, Life Fitness, Precor and Cybex cardio equipment, Nautilus selectorized weight machines, indoor running track, a racquetball court, a full basketball court, men’s and women’s locker rooms with saunas, showers and daily-use lockers.

The facility also has two massage therapists that offer sports massage, therapeutic ­massage, Swedish massage, deep-tissue massage, reflexology, etc. Athletic and fitness trainers are ­available to assist patrons in attaining their ­fitness goals and needs. The facility also houses our intramural basketball and indoor volleyball sports programs.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 5a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Doughboy Gym

(609) 562-5780

Doughboy Gym located at 5953 Newport St., is a 55-thousand square foot building which houses a physical rehabilitation center for the Warriors in Transition. The facility has various free-weight/strength machines, as well as a plethora of cardiovascular equipment. It also has two racquetball courts, a full basketball court. There are men’s and women’s locker rooms with showers and daily-use lockers. The gym is also open to the joint base community on request.

Hours of Operation: Operates based on mission requirements; contact to schedule time.

Outdoor Sports Complex

(609) 562-4888

The Outdoor Sports Complex located at Doughboy Field on Doughboy Loop, is
27 acres of turf consisting of 19 soccer fields and six softball fields. Doughboy Field also hosts National Soccer tournaments and specialJB MDL events such as the 4th of JulyFireworks, the Family Camp-out and “The Beast of the East” MudRun.

Lakehurst Fitness and Sports Center

(732) 323-7266

The Fitness and Sports Center, located at 123Severyns Road, provides a wide variety of fitness facilities and equipment for all patrons’ needs. The 3,400-square-foot weight room features controlled weights and extensive free weight area, cardio room with up-to-date treadmills, elliptical, stair steppers and bikes with remote head phones and satellites TVs. The Fitness Center also offers an aerobics room, two racquetball courts, college level basketball court dividable into three sections for volleyball courts. Towel service, showers and locker rooms are also available.

Programs offered in the Sports and Fitness areas are: intramural sports, football, basketball, softball and volleyball. Special events include: Sports Challenge, Captain’s Cup, monthly 5K runs and walks, Joint Base 10-Mile Run, Lighter than Air Duathlon. Classes offered in the Fitness Center are spinning, aerobics, Pilates, yoga, Zumba for all levels and body pump (dumbbell, body bar and cardio group exercise).

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 5a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday, Sunday and holidays, 10 a.m. to 6p.m.

Golf Courses

Falcon Creek Golf Course

(609) 754-2169

The Falcon Creek Golf Course, located at 2007 Can Do Way, is an 18-hole championship course. The course hosts numerous tournaments and offers a diverse open play schedule, a practice driving range, a putting and chipping green. Professional golf instruction is open to all skill levels. Golfers are charged a daily or annual green fee.

Summer Hours of Operation (April 1 through Oct. 31): Tuesday, closed for open play; Monday, Wednesday through Sunday, 7a.m. to dusk.

Winter Hours of Operation (Nov. 1 through March 31): Monday and Tuesday, closed; Wednesday through Sunday, 8:30 a.m. to dusk, weather permitting.

Fountain Green Golf Course

(609) 562-5443

Fountain Green Golf Course, located at 3152Fort Dix Road, is a traditional 18-hole golf course with small greens and tight fairways. Mulligan’s Restaurant is open seasonally for the joint base community. The menu includes short order items from house and Caesar salads to Philly and chicken cheese steaks, and many others in between. Outside of Mulligan’s is a covered deck perfect for outdoor lunch meetings and small parties. The fully stocked pro shop offers merchandise and equipment from most major companies. Men’s and ladies’ locker rooms equipped with showers are also available. A USGA handicap service is also available for golfers to establish their official GHIN handicap.

Fountain Green also has a 26-stall driving range with self-service ball machine and high grade synthetic hitting mats.

Professional golf instruction is also available for those looking to improve their skill.

Summer Hours of Operation (April 1 through Oct. 31): Monday, closed for open play; Tuesday through Sunday, 7 a.m. to dusk.

Pine Ridge Golf Course

(732) 323-7483

The 9-hole course is open seven days a week in season and closed Mondays during the off season. The facility features two sets of red, white and blue tees, allowing players to tee off on a second nine from a different location on each hole for a challenging 18-hole round. Various practice areas including a driving range, practice green and a pitching area. The club professional can provide lessons to guests.

The clubhouse features a full bar, snack bar and locker rooms for men and women, golf cars, pull carts and rental clubs.

Information, Tickets and Travel Office


(732) 323-1362

The Lakehurst ITT office located at123 Severyns Road, offers scheduled bus trips to Broadway shows, the Amish Country and other areas as well as discounted tickets to local, regional and national attractions including theme parks, historic sites and tours. The office also offers discount movie tickets, entertainment books, hunting and fishing permits, picnic area reservations, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Jets and Philadelphia Phillies tickets and limited travel services and local and regional information.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday,
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 to 4 p.m.; closed weekends.


(609) 562-6667/2727

Located at 6045 Doughboy Loop, the Information Ticket and Tours Office offers everything from discounted movie tickets to Walt Disney World deals. ITT also offers a number of tours throughout the area, including New York, Atlantic City, Washington D.C., Baltimore Inner Harbor and more. Other available attractions include tickets to Broadway shows, local sporting events and day trips; with many trips designed especially for children. Also available for purchase are discount tickets to numerous area theme parks and fabulous ski-trip packages during the winter months.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

JB MDL Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation
Gear Issue - Lakehurst

(732) 323-2583

Outdoor Recreation, at 123 Severyns Road, offers a wide variety of rental equipment, john boats, canoes, tents, grills, camping gear, tables, chairs, ice chests/coolers, etc.

Hours of Operation (Memorial Day through Labor Day): Monday, Thursday and Friday, 6:30a.m. to 6 p.m.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Off Season Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.; closed weekends.

Equipment Rental Center – Dix

(609) 562-6667

Outdoor Recreation, at 6045 Doughboy Loop, offers many different opportunities to the
JB MDL community. Customers can rent pavilions for unit organizational days or camp in Outdoor Recreation’s tent or RV campground.
JB MDL community members can rent everything from canopy tents, tables and chairs, bouncy castles, camping tents, canoes/kayaks, mountain bikes and skis/snowboards. An RV storage lot is available for any type of vehicle. Outdoor recreation offers various adventure trips such as skydiving, horseback riding, canoeing/kayaking, downhill skiing/snowboarding, and much more.

Range 14 Rod and Gun Club

(609) 562-4676

Range 14 is a recreational shooting facility open to the entire population of JB MDL. Range 14 has ten skeet and four trap shooting facilities as well as a 200-yard-rifle and a 50-yard-pistol range. In addition, paintball is open on weekends year round. Archery practice is also available. Hunter education classes are offered in coordination with the State of New Jersey.

John Mann Park

(609) 562-6667

John Mann Park is a recreation park consisting of a go-cart, batting cage and mini-golf operation. The park is available for private parties.

Passenger Terminal

(609) 754-5023

The McGuire Passenger Terminal is committed to providing the best possible service. Space Available seats are often limited, therefore, passenger planning and flexibility is key to Space Available travel from JB MDL. Amenities include, snack and drink vending machines, bathrooms and The Flight Kitchen from which meals can be purchased. Long-term parking is available for 60 days at a time at the parking center. Passes are required and can be obtained at the passenger terminal.


Dix Pool

(609) 562-6396

For year-round fitness and fun, Dix has an indoor and outdoor pool open to all JB MDL eligible ID cardholders and their family members. Lap swim is available year round on a first come first served basis. Everything from tanning to scuba diving to birthday parties is offered at the Dix Pool.

The Indoor Pool summer hours run from June to September. Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday, noon to 7 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 6 p.m.

The Indoor Pool winter hours run from September to June. Outdoor Pool summer hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 11a.m. to 1p.m.; weekends, noon to 6 p.m. The outdoor pool is closed during the winter.

Pine Ridge Pool

(732) 323-2473

Pine Ridge Pool, located at 573 Berry Road is a 25-meter pool featuring a connected diving well and corkscrew slide. The large sun deck is outfitted with chaise lounges, umbrella tables and a covered eating area for relaxing between dips. A separate wading pool keeps children happy while they swim safe. Lifeguards are on duty and swim lessons are available. The pool house has spacious changing rooms, complete with hot showers and a snack bar.

The pool is open Memorial Day to Labor Day. Hours of Operation: Sunday through Thursday, noon to 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, noon to 7p.m.

Skills Development and Hobbies

Auto Hobby Shop – McGuire

(609) 754-4316

The Auto Hobby Shop at McGuire, 2415 Vandenberg Ave., offers a general maintenance and self-help auto crafts area with 11 service bays and three lifts for customer use. Storage areas for vehicles and parts are available to accommodate most types of repairs. A professional staff of automotive technicians and attendants is available to provide guidance on most vehicle repairs. Services available include an automotive parts sales store, tire mounting and balancing, brake drum and rotor resurfacing, automotive repairs by appointment, wheel alignment, towing service, automotive maintenance clinics and a ­controlled vehicle resale lot.

The Auto Hobby Shop – Lakehurst

(732) 323-2087

The shop at 189 Lawrence Road, offers self-help auto repairs area with eight service bays including two lifts for customer use. The Auto Hobby Shop is a great place for patrons to maintain their vehicles, change oil and tires. Staff is available to assist if needed.

Hours of Operation: Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; closed Sunday and Monday.

Arts and Crafts Center – Dix

(609) 562-5691

Located at 6039 Philadelphia St., the Arts and Crafts Center offers a multitude of ­recreational and educational opportunities for both ­children and adults. The frame shop has classes for ­do-it-yourself picture framing, and offers professional custom framing. No experience is needed to use the contemporary ceramics and mosaic studio. There is a variety of bisqueware to paint and beautiful glass to glue and grout to create one-of-a-kind useful and decorative mosaics. Classes are offered in hand-built and wheel-thrown pottery for children and adults. Fine art classes in painting, drawing and mixed media are held throughout the year. Children’s weeklong art camps are held during spring break and three weeks in the summer. Home school classes are offered in the fall, winter and spring and feature pottery, crafts and fine art projects. Krafty birthday parties include two hours of party room use and instruction for one craft project.

Basic and advanced sewing classes are offered in the multi-crafts area. Quilts for Kids is a free program held the second Saturday of the month from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to make quilts for ­children and Wounded Warriors. All materials and instruction are provided.

The sales store stocks items needed for classes, and also has many services available, to include laser engraving on trophies, plaques and other presentation items, and a Sony
Picture Station for printing digital media or scanning photographs. For more information, visit and download the bi-monthly Arts and Crafts brochure.

Army & Air Force Exchange Service

The Exchange

(609) 723-6100

3453 Broidy Road

In the shopping mall, which connects the Exchange and Commissary, there are various AAFES concession stores including: a beauty salon, barber shop, car rental agency, cellular telephone store, flower shop/wire service, GNC, lock and leave storage, optical shop, and specialty stores. Several fast food counters are located in the food court which includes Manhattan Bagel, Anthony’s Pizza, Captain D’s Seafood, Charley’s, Manchu Wok and Cinnabon. The entire mall, including the eating area, is a non-smoking facility. Temporary concessions are open for specialty shopping all through the year.

In addition to the main shopping complex, AAFES offers a number of other consumer facilities, including two barbershops, a basetheater, automotive service stations and shoppettes. Both shoppettes offer Class Six items as well as rug cleaners and video rentals. A Firestone concession and Burger King restaurant are also located on Texas Ave at Tuskegee Airmen Ave. Most recently customers will find a Pizza Hut delivery service that services JB MDL.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday, 9a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 10 a.m. to6p.m.

Joint Base Theater

(609) 723-8320

Movies are shown on weekends at the Joint Base Theater, which features a full service ­concession counter. Movie schedules can be found at

Military Clothing Sales Store

(609) 723-2307

The Military Clothing Sales Store, located at 5601 8th Ave. at Texas Avenue.

Hours of Operation: Monday closed; Tuesday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

An alteration shop is located in the same building; please call (609)723-5155 for hours of operation.



(609) 723-0469

535 Broidy Ave

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.; closed Sunday and holidays.


(609) 723-4705

284 East Arnold Ave.

After hours, the first two pumps at the McGuire Shoppette can be used for purchases using a credit card.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Sunday, 6 a.m. to 10p.m.

The Navy Exchange

(732) 323-7680

485 Walsh Drive

The Navy Exchange is one of the Navy Exchange Service Command’s six primary business programs which also include the ships Stores Program, Uniform Program Management Office, Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility, Navy Lodge Program and Telecommunications Program Office. As a quality of life resource, the Navy exchange understands and appreciates the sacrifices that our Sailors and their families make for all of us.

Hours of Operation: Monday, 10:30 a.m. to 5p.m.; Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; closed Sunday and holidays.

The Navy Exchange Barbershop

(732) 323-1081

485 Walsh Drive

Hours of Operation: Wednesday and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

U.S. Postal Service

McGuire Postal Service

(609) 754-6012


(609) 754-2051

2907 Tuskegee Airmen Ave.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to noon; closed Sunday.


(609) 723-2089

6038 Doughboy Loop

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to noon; closed Sunday.



38 Berry Road

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9a.m. to 1 p.m.; closed weekends.

Credit Unions

Andrews Federal Credit Union


Main Office: 34056 Broidy Road (McGuire)

ATM: 2508 East Third St. (McGuire)

Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday, 9a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. to 6p.m.;
Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Armed Forces Bank

(609) 723-0707

3452 Broidy Road

Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Fort Dix Federal Credit Union

(609) 723-4415

5408 Delaware Ave.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Tuesday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; closed weekends.

Lakehurst Naval Federal Credit Union


60 Landsdowne Road (Lakehurst)

Hours of Operation: Monday and Thursday, 8a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; closed weekends.

Wells Fargo

(609) 724-7570

6040 Doughboy Loop (Dix)

Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday, 9a.m. to 6p.m.

Child and Youth Programs

Central Enrollment Registration

(609) 562-4702

Central Enrollment Registration is the focal point for initial registration of youth in the McGuire and Dix Child Development ­Centers, Youth Centers, School Age Programs and Youth Sports Programs. CER is responsible for ensuring all parent information is accurate, ­parents are placed in the correct fee category, and all mandated requirements are met (e.g., youths’ immunizations are current). To initially register your youth in any of our programs, please make an appointment with CER.

Youth Programs

(609) 562-4702

JB MDL has youth facilities at all three locations. Lakehurst has a vibrant School Age Program which operates year round. The McGuire facility incorporates both Youth Center and School Age Program operations as well as the Joint Base Youth Sports Program. Dix youth programs are provided through their Youth Center, Teen Center and School Age Program facilities. Each School Age Program is nationally accredited through the Council on Accreditation. Additionally, each of our centers is affiliated with the Boys and Girls Clubs of America and 4-H which provide a wide variety of activities for youth to become involved in. Instructional courses are offered in ballet and karate, with other courses depending on instructor availability. A comprehensive youth sports program offers soccer, basketball, baseball, T-ball, girls’ softball, junior golf and other seasonal sports. Trips are also scheduled to various areas.

The Attic

(609) 754-8703

3446 Broidy Road

The Attic provides new and pre-owned items at no cost to JBMDL active-duty personnel, E-1 to E-4, and their families. Special circumstances may permit assistance to other service members on a case-by-case basis. Active-duty personnel and family members must present valid military identification cards at time of service.

Donations of infant to size six children’s clothing, infant care items, small and large appliances, furniture and other household goods are always welcome. Furniture and other large item donations must be coordinated prior to donation drop-off.

Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Tuesday and Thursday, 5 to 8 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Thrift Shops

Fort Dix Thrift Shop

(609) 723-2683

6501 Pennsylvania Ave.

Hours of Operation: Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 2p.m.; first Wednesday of every month, 3 to 7p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; first and third Saturday of every month, 10a.m. to 2p.m.

McGuire Thrift Shop

(609) 754-2368

3446 Broidy Road

The McGuire Thrift Shop is established for the convenience of the JB MDL community. Any rank, branch, or civilian is welcome toshop.

The store profits are used for charitable projects and organizations as determined by the Executive Board of the McGuire Officer Spouses Club.

Gently used donations are accepted. Donate outside of business hours can be dropped in the donation shed located in the parking lot.

Hours of Operation: Wednesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Also open the first Saturday of every month from 10 a.m. to 2p.m., unless otherwise noted.

Navy Marine Corps Relief Society Thrift Store

(732) 323-2362

158 Berry Road

NMCRS Thrift Shops enable service ­members and their families to purchase gently used clothing, uniforms, furniture and household items at a very low cost, priced for E-4 and below and often have $1 and $2 clothing bag sales. The sales income received from thrift shops is returned to the Sailors, Marines and their families in the form of emergency financial relief services. Thrift shop is completely managed and operated by society volunteers. Opportunities are available for volunteers to sort merchandise, arrange displays and work as cashiers. NMCRS pays for daycare during volunteer time at the center (CDC drop-in rate), when other daycare is not available.

Please call or visit for more information about volunteer opportunities.

Hours of Operation: Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon; Thursday, 1 to 4p.m.

Navy Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS)- Emergency Financial Assistance-Lakehurst

(732) 323-7472
(732) 608-3444 (cell)

158 Berry Road

The mission of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society is to provide, in partnership with the Navy and Marine Corps, financial, educational, and other assistance to members of the Naval Services of the United States, eligible family members, and survivors when in need; and to receive and manage funds to administer these programs. The society provides need based financial assistance to eligible recipients in the form of Interest-free loans and grants, Scholarships and interest-free loans for education. The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society can provide interest-free loans or grants to help with emergency needs such as: emergency transportation, funeral expenses, medical/dental bills (patient's share), food, rent, and utilities disaster relief assistance, child care expenses, essential vehicle repairs, unforeseen family emergencies and other needs the society deems necessary to assist. In addition, the society at Lakehurst offers the following services: financial counseling, Budget for Baby workshops and thrift shop.

NMCRS is staffed with volunteer caseworkers and no walk in appointments can be given. If you require emergency financial assistance please call and a representative will call back with available appointment times. For after-hours emergency assistance please call the American Red Cross Armed Forces Emergency Service Center at (877) 272-7337.

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