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Join us at Newcomers’ Orientation!

Learn more about Fort Detrick and the surrounding area.

Note: This event has already passed.

Welcome to Fort Detrick! Newcomers' Community Orientation is an excellent opportunity to learn about the installation and Frederick, Maryland. You will also be introduced to the individuals who are available to support you and your family. During orientation, participants will hear from Fort Detrick agencies, as well as Frederick County community organizations. This is an in-person-only event.

Topics include:

  • Program overviews
  • Activities
  • Upcoming events


  • February 15
  • April 19
  • May 17
  • June 21
  • July 19
  • August 16
  • September 20
  • November 15


Community Support Center Auditorium
Freedman Dr., BLDG 1520

Registration is required!

Registration Information

To register, call +1 (301)619-6364 or visit -

Army Community Service (ACS)