Education Notes — June 1, 2018


Voice Lessons

Children ages 8-18 can now learn how to develop a strong, healthy singing voice with SKIESUnlimited Voice Lessons. Private lessons are offered on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2901 and Landstuhl, Bldg. 3819. Participants will be trained on breath control, music theory and vocal techniques. For more information or to register, please contact Parent Central Services, Rhine Ordnance Bks., Bldg. 162, 541-9066; 0611-143-541-9065/9066/9067.

High School Theatre Summer Camp


This class is for the blossoming actor who wants to learn more about acting and stage production. We’ll use theatre games to build knowledge, skills, and confidence on stage and in life. And we’ll cover the basics of how to move on stage, theatre etiquette, vocal projection, breathing, and working within an ensemble. In each session, we will add more skills and build on our knowledge of acting and performing. The class will culminate with a final performance on July 13 Camp is three weeks long from June 18 to July 13. (no classes July 2 to 6). Classes will be held Monday through Friday at the KMC Onstage on Kleber Kaserne, 1 to 5 p.m. The camp is open to ages 14-18. $75 to participate. Sign up on WebTrac or contacting Parent Central Services at Rhine Ordnance Bks., Bldg. 162, 541-9066; 0611-143-541-9065/9066/9067.

Driver’s Education for High School Students

IMCOM-Europe is proud to announce the availability of a comprehensive driver’s education program for High School students in Europe. It is made possible through a collaborative effort and contract with the German National Federation of Driving Instructors (Fahrlehrerverband). Do not miss out on this incredible opportunity for teens. For more information, and to register: Parent Central Services, Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Bldg. 162, 541-9066; 0611-143-541-9065/9066/9067.

Summer Reading Celebration Party

Come and celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Program — 2 hours of fun in the sun, July 27, 1 to 3 p.m. There will be a bouncy castle, animal balloons, crafts, and water fun. Remember, “Reading takes you everywhere” —  especially here in Germany. No cost to participate. For all ages. For more information contact, Rheinland-Pfalz Library, Landstuhl, Bldg. 3810. 06371 86-7322. 486-7322.

German Classes

Introduce your children to the German language and culture through SKIESUnlimited German classes! Classes available for ages 4-14 at multiple locations. Private tutoring sessions are available. Open to all branches of service. For more information, please visit WebTrac or Parent Central Services, Rhine Ordnance Bks., Bldg. 162, 541-9066; 0611-143-541-9065/9066/9067.

Knitting Classes

Children ages 9 and older are invited to learn the craft of knitting. Children may take classes solo or accompanied by parents. Classes are progressive from beginner to easy, intermediate, and experienced. Learn various stitches, how to read a pattern, binding, seaming, fun historical facts about knitting, and so much more. Classes are offered monthly. All knitting supplies will be provided. Students only need to show up with their desire to learn. Our instructor has 15 years experience in the fiber arts and is a certified knitting instructor through the Craft Yarn Council. For more information or to register, please contact Parent Central Services, Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Bldg. 162, 541-9066; 0611-143-541-9066.

Engineering Classes

Children will be introduced to the fundamentals of engineering. Students will have an opportunity to build electrical engines, working draw bridges, fully functioning cranes and basic gear boxes. Students will also be introduced to engineering concepts using pneumatic principles and equipment. All of this is done using the registered brand of Fischertechnik materials. Worksheets will be handed out so that children can expand their understanding of learned concepts outside of the classroom. For more information or to register, please contact Parent Central Services, Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Bldg. 162, 541-9066; 0611-143-541-9066.