Shali USO Center - McChord Field (JBLM)

Upcoming Events

  1. McChord Shali Center Coffee Connections 

    Joint Base Lewis - McChord (Shali), Center

    1421 Union Avenue, Building 1183 JBLM, WA 98438

    Active duty military spouses are invited to attend Coffee Connections at our McChord USO. December’s meeting will feature a fun Christmas craft.

    Dec 13th, 2023 9:30 AM PST ( 930U)

  2. Painting with Santa Session 1 

    Joint Base Lewis - McChord (Shali), Center

    1421 Union Avenue, Building 1183 JBLM, WA 98438

    Painting with Santa - a Christmas children’s for military families can paint a holiday picture with Santa himself. Picture will be taken with Santa and each child will receive a present from Santa.

    Dec 16th, 2023 10:00 AM PST (1000U)

  3. Painting with Santa Session 2 

    Joint Base Lewis - McChord (Shali), Center

    1421 Union Avenue, Building 1183 JBLM, WA 98438

    Christmas children’s event - painting with Santa - photo with Santa - gifts for the kids.

    Dec 16th, 2023 12:00 PM PST (1200U)


About this Location

Our USO Shali Center is strategically located adjacent to the troop holding building on McChord Field at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. USO-NW staff and volunteers work closely with base operations in order to provide assistance with troop deployments, homecomings, and care package distribution. Our Shali Center provides troops sequestered in the troop holding area access to the center’s lounge, a full-service canteen, computers and the Internet, free WI-FI access, big screen TVs and Xbox gaming area. In addition, the USO Shali Center hosts free monthly “No Dough” Dinners offering free hot meals before pay day to military personnel and their families. Our USO Shali Center serves more than 50,000 deploying troops annually.

To volunteer at the Shali Center, please click on the link below:


Amenities at this Location

Food & Beverages
  • Beverages
  • Coffee & Tea
  • Daily Meals
  • Food Pantry
  • Full Kitchen
  • Grills
  • Snack Bar
  • Snacks
  • CAC Readers
  • Computers & Laptops
  • Desks & Work Areas
  • Printers
  • Skype
  • Video Chat
  • Wi-Fi
Multimedia & Gaming
  • Lawn Games
  • TV & Cable
  • Xbox One
Rest & Relaxation
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bathrooms
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Patio & Outdoor Space
  • Special Event Space
Services & Information
  • Event & Sports Tickets

Programs at this Location

Thank you so much, during the stay at home order cabin fever setting in. This was a great way to get out with the family and get a meal. Chick-fil-A is the best place on Earth to eat. Great food, great people, so awesome.
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