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Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The following is a list of performances and events happening in the KMC and nearby locations. Dates are subject to change.

April 16, 2015 ×

Community Corner

Airman & Family Readiness Center For more information or to sign up for a class, call the Airman & Family Readiness Center at 480-5100. MONDAY » ransition GPS — Retirees: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., A&FRC » amstein Spouses orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC TUESDAY » ransition GPS — Retirees: 7:30 […]

April 16, 2015 ×
Ten seconds later, picture still exists

Ten seconds later, picture still exists

Story and photo by Liz Jacobson U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa Public Affairs

There is a conversation many teenagers may have had with their parents or friends, including myself. “Hey, don’t worry! It’ll be fine. All of the pictures I send disappear after ten seconds. That’s how Snapchat works.”

April 16, 2015 ×

Sports Shorts

German-American Friendship 5K The German-American Friendship 5K run/walk takes place from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Gelterswoog lake, Gelterswoog 20, 67661. Bring your family, friends, neighbors and pets to this free event, and celebrate a day of camaraderie. Participation medals will be given to the first 500 people. […]

April 9, 2015 ×

Education Notes

National Library Week celebrations National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association each April, and libraries across the country are celebrating. From April 13 to 17, join the Rheinland-Pfalz Library for a week filled with celebrations. Open to patrons of all ages; no registration required. […]

April 9, 2015 ×

Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Hightlights

The following is a list of performances and events happening in the KMC and nearby locations. Dates are subject to change.

April 9, 2015 ×
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Kaiserslautern High School culinary team prepping for nationals, raising trip funds

by Ikea Simmonds Kaiserslautern High School

Slicing through last month’s competition in Europe has earned the Kaiserslautern High School culinary team a spot at the national competition April 18 to 20 in Anaheim, California.

April 9, 2015 ×
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Blossom fest presents latest wines

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Freinsheim will celebrate its annual blossom fest under the motto, “Cooking, Arts, Wine,” Saturday and Sunday. The wine growing community will present the new season’s wines, and visitors have the opportunity to talk to vintners. The I-Punkt Freinsheim (Tourist Information office) and participating wineries will sell wine passes for €12. This pass will authorize visitors to taste 20 wines in small tasting glasses on both days.

April 9, 2015 ×
Operation Jaguar: Ramstein youth ‘deploy’

Operation Jaguar: Ramstein youth ‘deploy’

Story and photo by Tech. Sgt. Daylena S. Ricks 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Ramstein youth had extra pep in their step as they stomped into the boots of their Airmen and Soldier parents during Operation Jaguar, a mock pre-deployment line held on the 435th Construction and Training Squadron’s silver flag compound March 27 on Ramstein

April 9, 2015 ×
courtesy of Keukenhof Gardens

Tulips reign supreme! Keukenhof honors Van Gogh at 66th season opening

More than 125 years ago, Vincent van Gogh influenced 20th century art with his portraits and landscape paintings. Today, the Netherlands’ Keukenhof Gardens, one of the world’s largest flower gardens, is honoring the man who painted such famous works at “Starry Night” and “Sunflowers” by making Van Gogh the park’s theme.

April 2, 2015 ×