Mark Your Calendar
Vogelweh Commissary’s case lot sale takes place today to Sunday.
A 5K breast cancer awareness run/walk takes place at 3 p.m. today at the
Backed by a Cuban conga band and sultry singers and dancers, Maria Costa is a comedic genius who will dance and joke her way into your heart with “Maria Costa’s Macho Men And The Women Who Love Them.” Don’t miss this Armed Forces Entertainment production at 7:30 p.m. today at KMC Onstage, Bldg. 3232 on Kleber Kaserne. For more information, call 483-6626 or 0631-411-6626.
ESPN’s flagship news program, Sportcenter, will broadcast live from the Grafenwöhr Parade Field from 3 to 9 p.m. (CET) Nov. 11. The special Sportcenter will honor veterans and highlight Soldiers, civilians and families of U.S. Army Europe. ESPN anchors Hannah Storm and Josh Elliot will host the broadcast. The event is open to all ID cardholders and their guests. The event will include a Veterans Day ceremony, musical entertainment, and a static display and demonstrations of military vehicles and equipment. There will also be a tailgate
party in the overflow parking lot of the Grafenwöhr Post Exchange. For more up to date information on the event, visit the Facebook Page www.facebook.com/grafenwoehr100.
Put on your denim and diamonds and a touch of pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and join the Kaiserslautern Landstuhl Spouses’ Association for a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Landstuhl Community Club. Wendy Sledd, Mrs. Iowa 2010, will be speaking to us about finding the right clothing for your body type. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. RSVP to KLSAreservations@hotmail.com. Visit www.klsagrapevine.org for more information.
U.S. Army Garrison Kaiserslautern hosts a 5K Red Ribbon Run Oct. 30 to spread awareness about drug prevention. Walkers, runners and families are welcome. The race will begin at 10 a.m. and will be held at the Java Cafe on Rhine Ordnance Barracks. Registration will be held from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Awards will be given to first and second place. All participants will receive a free T-shirt. Sign up today by
calling 493-2088 or 0631-3406-2088. For more information, visit www.mwrgermany.com.
Bring your resume and dress to impress for on-the-spot interviews and hiring from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 4 at the Kazabra Club, Bldg. 2057 on Vogelweh. Get information and apply for FMWR non-appropriated funds positions, featuring Child, Youth & School Services, and more. You will also have the chance to meet with education center and university representatives. For more information, call 493-4221 or 0631-3406-4221.
Let your daubers roll in this coverall bingo game. There are 10 guaranteed $1,000 “strikes” to be made and more than $13,500 waiting to be won at Strike It Rich Bingo from 3 to 6 p.m. Oct. 31 at the Kazabra Club, Bldg. 2057 on Vogelweh.
Shop until you drop with more than 100 European vendors and treasures, paintings, jewelry, wine and much more at the Holiday Bazaar at 10 a.m. Nov. 5 to 7 at the Special Events Center, Bldg. 237 on Rhine Ordnance Barracks. Call 493-4184 or 0631-3406-4184 for more information.
The Association of the United States Army Mid Palatinate Chapter’s next general membership meeting will take place at 5:30 p.m. today at the Vogelweh Rod and Gun Club. The meeting will include a free Bavarian buffet and cash bar. A guest speaker will also be present and the corporate members and warrior and warrior leaders of the quarter will be recognized.
The KMC Armed Force Communications and Electronics Association Chapter 158 will hold its next monthly luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Ramstein
Officers’ Club, Suite 3. The guest speaker will be Lt. Gen. Stephen Mueller, U.S. Air
Forces in Europe vice commander.
Vogelweh’s Mothers of Preschoolers, or MOPS, needs volunteers to help watch children up to 5 years old. MOPS also needs mentor moms to help guide newer moms. MOPS meets twice a month on Wednesday mornings. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rheinland Pfalz Quilt Guild meetings are held at 9:30 a.m. the third Thursday of the month in the Ramstein North Chapel. Night meetings are held the at 6 p.m. the fourth Thursday of each month in the Kaiserslautern Landstuhl Spouses Association building on Pulaski Barracks. Stitch ‘n’ Gab are held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays at the Kapaun Chapel Annex, Bldg. 2782.
The Knitting Club meets from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays at the Kleber Library
and from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays in the Kaiserslautern Main Library. All levels of knitters are welcome. For details, call 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322.
Armstrong’s Club is kicking off Karaoke Night with a spooky Halloween party, live DJ and costume contest from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Oct. 29 in Bldg. 1036 on Vogelweh Housing. Prizes will be awarded to the top three best costumes. For more information, visit www.mwrgermany.com or call 489-6000 or
“Evil Dead,” a campy musical based on a mixture of ’80s horror movies, will be held at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 29 and 30 and Nov. 5, 6, 12 and 13 at KMC Onstage,
Bldg. 3232 on Kleber Kaserne. For tickets, call 483-6626 or 0631-411-6626.
Halloween trick-or-treat hours in KMC housing areas are from 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 30.
Come dressed in your best costume for Kazabra Club’s spooktacular
costume contest. Enjoy great games, fun and prizes for the best costume from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. Oct. 30 in Bldg. 2057 on Vogelweh. For more information, call
489-7261 or 0631-536-7261 or visit www.mwrgermany.com.
The Kaiserslautern Halloween City Parade takes place at 7 p.m. Oct. 31.
Anybody interested in walking in the parade wearing Halloween costumes or driving a special Halloween-decorated vehicle can win prizes. Registration is
required. Registration fee for vehicles is €50. Interested walking groups with more than 10 people must pay €10. For detailed registration information, visit
www.werbegemeinschaft-kl.de, call 0631-365-3426, or check for info flyers with
registration coupons in local stores.
Come celebrate Halloween with the Ramstein Officers’ Spouses’ Club at the Costume Casino Gala. The gala will be held at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Ramstein
Officers’ Club. Come enjoy craps, cocktails, costumes and cards. Dress up in costume and come play with ROSC. There will be giveaway prizes, a buffet
dinner, a cash bar and an auction. On-site child care is available and a meal will be provided for the children too. For more information and to RSVP, visit www.ramsteinosc.org.
Classes And Training
Dr. Gary Chapman, author of “The Five Love Languages,” will return to the KMC to give his “Toward a Growing Marriage” conference from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 30 at the Ramstein Officers’ Club. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Topics at the conference will include communication 101, understanding and expressing love, initiating positive change, making sex a mutual joy, and how to share the things that bug you. Tickets are $40 for couples and $20 for individuals and can be purchased from 1 to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday at the north chapel. Visit www.moodyconferences.com/con_mainpage.aspx?id=7184 for details.
The Ramstein Family Advocacy Program offers the following classes on Ramstein in October: Anger Management — from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday and Oct. 25 at the Ramstein Family Advocacy Program, Bldg. 2121, Room 115. Couples Communication — from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Oct. 27 at Ramstein Community Center, Bldg. 412. Magic 1, 2, 3 (parenting class) — from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26 at the community center. To register or for more information, call the Family Advocacy Program at 479-2370.
The Army Family Action Plan conference will be held Oct. 27 to 29 at the
Kaiserslautern Community Activity Center. This annual conference was initiated by the chief of staff of the Army to improve the quality of life for Soldiers, civilians, retirees and their family members. To submit issues or volunteer to work the conference, call 493-4357 or 0631-3406-4357.
Learn important skills and pick up vital information at Boot Camp for Dads, which takes place Monday in Bldg. 2917 on Pulaski Barracks. For more information, call 493-4058 or 0631-3406-4228.
The Ramstein Women, Infants and Children Overseas Office hosts a breast-feeding support group for enrolled WIC participants. The WIC Overseas Program is available to eligible participants living overseas, including civilian employees, DOD contractors, family members and members of the uniformed services. The class will be held in the WIC Overseas Building on the third floor in the conference room the third Tuesday of the month. The next class will be held form 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesday. For questions or concerns, call 480-4466 or 06371-47-4466, or stop by our office in Bldg. 2118 on Ramstein, or e-mail email@example.com.
Anger management classes are offered at 11 a.m. every Monday in Bldg. 2917, Room 106. For detials, call 493-4332 or 0631-3406-4203.
Stress Management classes are offered at 4 p.m. Thursdays in Bldg. 2917 on Pulaski Barracks. For details, call 493-4332 or 0631-3406-4332.
Couples Communication Class meets at 5 p.m. Thursdays on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2917. For details, call 493-4332 or 0631-3406-4332.
Due to the instructor leaving, all basic German classes will be canceled until further notice. Army Community Service is currently looking for a volunteer to teach Basic German. If you are interested, call 493-4141 or 0631-3406-4141.
English as a Second Language beginner classes are offered at 9:30 a.m. Mondays in Bldg. 2891 on Pulaski Barracks. Intermediate classes are offered at 9:30 a.m. Fridays in Bldg. 2891 on Pulaski Barracks. For more information, call 493-4064 or 0631-3406-4064.
Protestant Women of the Chapel Bible studies: MONDAY — “Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World,” 6:30 p.m., Vogelweh Chapel. TUESDAY — Ongoing Bible study,
6 p.m., Ramstein Southside Chapel. Now covering book of “Philippians.” “Experiencing the Heart of Jesus,” 6 p.m., Landstuhl Chapel. THURSDAY — “Victory Over the Darkness: Realizing the Power of Your Identity in Christ,” 6 p.m., Kapaun Chapel Annex. “Women After God’s Own Heart,” “Matthew by Warren Wiersbe” and “Loving Your Military Man,” 9:30 a.m., Kapaun Chapel Annex, child care offered. POWER LUNCH — noon to 1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Ramstein Southside Chapel. This study will cover the book of “Philippians.”
Christian comedian Carol Simpson will be at the Hercules Theater at 6:30 p.m.
Oct. 29. Tickets are limited, so contact the chapel or PWOC at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Ramstein Chapel is accepting bids for the contract position of Ramstein contemporary service parish facilitator, who works for the contemporary service chaplain and coordinates many service ministries, such as worship and praise, children’s church, fellowship, ushers, prayer, outreach, and sound system support team. The facilitator will also assist the contemporary service chaplain manage programs, calendar development, announcements and communication. The chapel will be accepting bids until 4 p.m. Oct. 22. The Statement of Work can be picked up Monday through Friday at the Ramstein North Chapel. For more information, call Petra Rausch at 480-5753 or 06371-47-5753.
The Catholic Women of the Chapel meet from 6 to 8 p.m. the first Monday of each month at the Ramstein North Chapel. Events to stay involved include Bible studies, retreat, and more. Child care is provided. For details, e-mail email@example.com.
Landstuhl Chapel holds its second annual Harvest Festival at 2 p.m. Oct. 30 at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Chapel. There will be games, crafts, snacks and other fun activities for families.
Ramstein Chapel AWANA Club invites families with children to participate in events geared around faithfully following Jesus Christ. Cost is $40 for children or $100 for families. Hours are from 2 to 4 p.m. Sundays. Registration is Saturday. For details, contact James Hudnell at firstname.lastname@example.org or Russ and Amy Oster at email@example.com.
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