» A Holy Family Catholic Community picnic will take place Aug. 28 at Pulaski Park. The event will begin with Mass at 10 a.m. The 9 a.m. Mass at Ramstein North Chapel will not be held that day. Food and games will be offered after mass at the picnic. There is the chance to sign up for religious education, ministries and organizations such as Catholic Women of the Chapel, Knights of Columbus and Catholic Young Adults. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/RamsteinCatholicCommunity.
» The second Armstrong’s Club Beer Fest hosted by Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation and Army and Air Force Exchange Service will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 2 and 1 to 9 p.m. Sept. 3. Sample exclusive beers from around the world, enjoy food and festivities, take advantage of product sales at discounted prices and attend optional educational seminars on beer production and history. Cost: $19.95 per day or $34.95 for a two-day ticket. Advance ticket purchase is recommended. Tickets will be available at the Ramstein and Pulaski express stores, Armstrong’s Club, every Java Cafe in the KMC and online via WebTrac. For more information, contact Armstrong’s Club, Vogelweh Housing, Bldg. 1036, at 0631-350-7919.
Armstrong’s Club Events
Armstrong’s Club is located in Bldg. 1036 on Vogelweh Family Housing. Call 0631-354-9986 for details. Unless otherwise stated, events have no cover charge and are open to all ID cardholders and their guests, 18 and over.
» End of Summer Luau: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday. Finish off the summer in style at the Armstrong’s Club. Enjoy specials, a live DJ and a fun tropical theme.
» Little Black Dress Party: 9 p.m. To 2 a.m. Sept. 10. Put on your favorite black dress and come to Armstrong’s Club to enjoy music by DJ J-Smooth, specials and dancing.
» A Taste of Germany: 5 p.m. every Monday at Castello’s Snack Bar inside of Armstrong’s Club. Indulge in traditional and delicious German meals for $5 per plate. The meals vary each week; menus available at www.kaiserslautern.armymwr.com.
» Small Tab Tuesdays: 5 to 10 p.m. every Tuesday play a game of pool or pick your favorite jam on the jukebox while enjoying specials.
» Trivia Wednesdays: 6 to 10 p.m. every Wednesday.
» Throwback Thursdays: 7 p.m. every other Thursday, listen to hits from the ’80s, ’90s and today.
» Karaoke Fridays: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. every Friday show off your singing skills and socialize in a fun environment.
» Tropical Latin Saturdays: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. every first and third Saturday in June through August.
Kazabra Club Events
Kazabra Club is located in Bldg. 2057 on Vogelweh. Call 489-7261 or 0631-636-7261 for details. Unless otherwise stated, events have no cover charge and are open to all ID cardholders and their guests, 18 and over.
» Crazy Cash Bingo: Sunday. Doors open at 1 p.m. Buffet is at 2 p.m. Games begin at 3 p.m. Buy-in is $100.
» Texas Hold ’em: 8 p.m. to midnight every Friday. Buy-in is $25. Register and buy-in by 7 p.m.
» Country Night: 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Saturdays. Dance lessons take place from 7 to 9 p.m. There is a $5 cover charge.
» Sunday Bingo: 3 p.m. every Sunday. Doors open at 1 p.m. Bingo packs start at $30. Prizes will be based upon participation. Play the progressive game for a chance to win up to $10,000.
» USA Jobs Workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to noon today and Aug. 26 on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 8280. Want to learn more about finding a government job? Get the one-up on competition with hands-on instruction and assistance from an Employment Readiness expert. RSVP required. For more information and to enroll in the next available class, call 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
» A civilian job fair is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Heaton auditorium at Landstuhl Regioal Medical Center. Resumes will be accepted for current and anticipated vacancies for nurses, licensed practical nurses, nursing assistants, MRI technicians, social workers, psychologists and IT specialists. Representatives from those job categories will be on hand to accept resumes and meet with applicants. Job vacancies are available only for U.S. citizens. All current and future job opens at LRMC are posted on USAJOBS at www.usajobs.gov. Applicants attending the job fair are encouraged to create an account and have their resume available on USAJOBS. Non-U.S. government ID cardholders need to be signed in and escorted by an ID cardholder to gain access to the installation and attend the event.
» It Takes Two – Marriage Enrichment Series will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday and Aug. 23 on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3210. Join Army Community Service for a special two-part series and explore various paths to better communication, effective listening and understanding. Bring your lunch and take advantage of this great opportunity. For more information, call ACS at 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
» Chill Skills for Teens will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3210. In this class, teens explore what anger and stress are, how to identify them and tools to minimize the effects. For more information, call Army Community Service at 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
» Letting Go – Tips and Techniques to Tame Your Temper will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday and Aug. 25 on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3210. This two-part class explores what anger and aggression are and their differences. Learn how to recognize cues and triggers of anger, as well as how to appropriately express this emotion. Registration required. For more information, call call Army Community Service at 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
» A sexual assault support group meets at 2 p.m. every Friday Family Readiness Room of the 39th Transportation Battalion, Bldg. 3214, third floor, on Kleber Kaserne. This is a therapy and behavioral health process group for survivors of sexual assault and rape that occurred in adulthood. The group is open to all TRICARE beneficiaries, with or without a restricted or unrestricted report. For more information or to RSVP, contact Capt. Hannah Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org, 590-1048 or 0151-1114-8576; or Sgt. 1st Class Kristen Johnson at email@example.com, 485-6510 or 0170-768-8299. All calls and emails are confidential.
» Chaos to Calm will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Aug. 25 on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2926. Learn how to engage in proactive, not reactive, parenting. This class teaches how to discipline consistently and effectively, how to deal with stalling, forgetting, overreacting and other everyday behavioral problems. Advance registration required. For more information, call Army Community Service at 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
» An Exceptional Family Member Program playgroup meets from 10 a.m. to noon the first Wednesday of every month at Vogelweh Community Center, Bldg. 2059. This playgroup is a great way for parents of toddlers to get to know each other and teach their children to interact with others. Open to nonschool-aged children with special needs. For more information, call Army Community Service at 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
Classes and Training
» Sponsorship training will take place from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 23 on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2926. This course will help you fulfill the role as a sponsor for incoming personnel. Units sending students to training are required to pre-register with Army Community Service to ensure that a unit-specific sign-in roster is available. This training is open to Soldiers, civilians and spouses who will act as sponsors. For more information and to register, call ACS at 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
» A German cooking class sponsored by the German-American and International Womens’ Club Kaiserslautern will take place at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 2 at Adam-Mueller-Schule, Raiffeisenstrasse 4 in 66892 Bruchmuehlbach-Miesau. Anybody interested in learning how to prepare rouladen or sauerbraten will be taught by the club’s best German cooks. The cost of the class is only the expense of the meal divided by participants. Bring your friends and a bottle of wine. To make reservations, email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com or call 0160-9932-7090.
» Hilltop Theater presents “The Dixie Swim Club”: 7 p.m. today, Saturday and Aug. 19, 20, 26 and 27. Cost: $8 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Reserve tickets in advance through Hilltop Theater on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8218, at 485-7244 or 06783-6-7244.
» DADS 101 will take place from 11 a.m. To 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Army Community Service building on Clinic Kaserne, Bldg. 8746. This is a crash course for new and expecting dads, taught by an experienced dad. Topics include preparing for fatherhood, surviving the first few weeks, caring for your baby, ways to keep your baby safe and more. For more information, call the ACS mainline at 485-8188 or 06783-6-8188.
» Dance the night away at the BOSS Hip Hop Night Thursday. The night will feature the hottest classic and new hip-hop hits. Doors open at 7 p.m. Open to single and unaccompanied Service Members and their guests, ages 18 and older. Cover charge: $5. Cost includes admission, food and one beverage. For more information, contact the BOSS office on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8106, at 485-6228 or 06783-6-6228.
» Smooth Move Workshop will take place from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Are you ready for your permanent-change-of-station move to a new duty location or to leave the service? Let Army Community Service help you make a smooth transition. RSVP is required. Class meets at ACS Building, Clinic Kaserne, Bldg. 8746. To register, call the ACS mainline at 485-8188 or 06783-6-8188.