Archive for August, 2015


Sports

Sports Shorts – Aug. 28, 2015

Baseball and softball sign-ups The KMC Ambassadors Baseball and Softball Club is holding sign-ups for the 2015-2016 developmental season from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center food court. The KMC Ambassadors program is a baseball and softball developmental program open to all […]

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Schools

School Notes – Aug. 28, 2015

KMC theater classes This fall, KMC Onstage offers two classes that teach the basic fundamentals of vocal and breathing techniques, both important elements of a theater production. Acting Out Loud, voice and breathing, is for ages 5 to 8; and Use Your Words, voice and language, is held for ages […]

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News

Community Corner – Aug. 28, 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 Tuesday » Sponsorship in the KMC: 9 to 10 […]

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Lifestyle

Mark Your Calendar – Aug. 28, 2015

Events » The Back to School Exceptional Family Member Program Fest will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Pulaski Park. The fest will include free food, games and face-painting. The event is designed for families with special needs and professionals who work with EFMP families; open to the […]

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Lifestyle

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Historical village market in Dannenfels 
Dannenfels, a village north of Steinbach at the foot of Donnersberg hill, will revive old traditions Saturday and Sunday during its historical village market. Visitors can experience how life was in former times. They can watch people in traditional costumes presenting former craftsmanships such as spinning, weaving and threshing. Animals on display include horses, goats, sheep and chickens. The market opens 2 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. Sunday. For more information, visit www.donnersberg-touristik.de.

Was ist Los – KMC Cultural Highlights – Aug. 28, 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 to Tuesday. 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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News

Royal Air Force Air Training Corps cadets participate in tug-of-war after an obstacle course Aug. 10 on Vogelweh. After the tug-of-war against each other, they defeated the Kisling NCO Academy instructors in the final round.

Kisling NCOA challenges British cadets

Photos by Senior Airman Nicole Sikorski

Royal Air Force Air Training Corps cadets participate in tug-of-war after an obstacle course Aug. 10 on Vogelweh. After the tug-of-war against each other, they defeated the Kisling NCO Academy instructors in the final round.

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Lifestyle

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The historical part of Sankt Wendel is the stage for an arts and crafts market 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

St. Wendel offers unique arts

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The city of St. Wendel will host its annual arts market, Sankt Wendeler LebensArt, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

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Lifestyle

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Bands will perform on stage in front of Stiftskirche during Kaiserslautern’s Barbarossa fest Thursday through Sept. 5.

Kaiserslautern swings during Barbarossa fest

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Kaiserslautern’s annual “Swinging Lautern,” Barbarossa fest, will take place Thursday through Sept. 5 in the center of K-town.

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Lifestyle

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The Mom/Dad has Cancer association is looking for a name for its mascot. The baptism ceremony takes place after the charity run on Sunday.

Cancer society sponsors charity run, looks for mascot name

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The cancer association, Mom/Dad has Cancer, a part of the Cancer Society Rheinland-Pfalz, will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a charity run Sept. 6 in Kaiserslautern under the auspices of Lord Mayor Dr. Klaus Weichel.

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News

86th SFS offers free bicycle engravings
A serial number is engraved into a bicycle during a free bicycle engraving event at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center Aug. 20 on Ramstein. The 86th Security Forces Squadron, in cooperation with Police Headquarters Westpfalz in Kaiserslautern, offers free engravings to military members and their families to help protect against bicycle theft. Each bicycle receives a unique serial number and certificate for identification.

86th SFS offers free bicycle engravings

Photo by Airman 1st Class Larissa Greatwood

A serial number is engraved into a bicycle during a free bicycle engraving event at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center Aug. 20 on Ramstein.

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