Archive for July, 2015


Sports

Take a Hike – A monthly guide to volksmarching in your area – Oct. 16, 2015

by Donald Seltzer

TAKE A HIKE – The Kaiserslautern Military Community’s monthly volksmarching feature. Volksmarching Notes The Wiesbaden International Wandering Club’s second volksmarch event takes place on Halloween weekend, Oct. 31 to Nov. 1 in Bierstadt. You can volunteer to help with the event by contacting wiwcvolksmarching@gmail.com or visit the website at www.wiwc-volksmarching.de […]

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Sports

Sports Shorts – July 31, 2015

Hours of operation change Effective immediately, new hours for Landstuhl Fitness Center are as follows: 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays; and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on all training and federal holidays. For more information, contact Landstuhl Fitness Center, […]

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Sports

LRMC sports physicals begin July 29

by Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Public Affairs

The Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Pediatric Department will be conducting sports physicals for children ages 5 to 17 years old on Wednesdays, beginning July 29 through the end of August.

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Health

Ticks: preventing tick-borne diseases during summer months

Ticks: preventing tick-borne diseases during summer months

by Staff Sgt. Ashley Peterson 86th Aerospace Medicine Squadron Public Health

Summer is the ideal time for outdoor activities and getaways with family and friends. But with increased outdoor activities comes an increased likelihood of tick exposure, which are active from April to September.

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Schools

School Notes – July 31, 2015

Summer soccer camps SKIESUnlimited is offering one-week soccer camps led by professional soccer coaches through Aug. 21. The camps will be divided by age and skill level. Specific times and locations vary between Pulaski Barracks and Landstuhl Post. Participants should pack lunch, water and snacks each day. Open to ages […]

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News

Community Corner – July 31, 2015

Airman & Family Readiness Center For details or to sign up for a class, call the Airman & Family Readiness Center at 480-5100. Monday » Transition GPS workshop: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., A&FRC » Ramstein Spouses orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC » Understanding TSP: 9 to 10 a.m., A&FRC Tuesday […]

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Lifestyle

Mark You Calendar – July 31, 2015

Events » The Great American Campout is a free event open to all military families. Bring your tents and sleeping bags and camp under the stars at Pulaski Park. Tent setup begins at 7 p.m. Aug. 15. Bring your own food and roast it on the outdoor grill. S’mores will be […]

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Lifestyle

Was ist Los? – KMC Cultural Highlights – July 31, 2015

Was ist Los? – KMC Cultural Highlights – July 31, 2015

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. Performing arts: Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern: • Summer break continues through Sept. 1. A theater fest starts the new play season on Sept. 12. For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater.de. Kammgarn […]

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Lifestyle

Bicyclists enjoy the car-free route driving through Hirschhorn in the Lauter Valley on Sunday.

Bikers, hikers enjoy car-free Lautertal

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

On Sunday, federal street B270 will be closed to motorized traffic for 31 km between Kaiserslautern and Lauterecken for “Autofreies Lautertal,” Car-free Lauter Valley.

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Lifestyle

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Participants of the medieval market can walk to the festgrounds during the fest parade at 2 p.m. Saturday and noon Sunday in Freisen.

Nature park in Freisen holds medieval market

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Nature Wild Park Freisen will hold its 15th Medieval Market Saturday and Sunday. The park team will go back in time presenting all the eras of the Middle Ages in the fest area covering over 600,000 square feet. A medieval town made up of about 600 tents will be set up housing approximately 2,000 actors.

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