» Ramstein Outdoor Recreation wants to show appreciation to their loyal customers with a Customer Appreciation Sale today and Saturday. The event includes up to 50 percent off the entire store, lots of vendors with a variety of new products, activities for children of all ages and free bike maintenance from skilled bike technicians.
» Holy Family Catholic Community picnic will take place Sunday 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.
» Armed Forces Entertainment brings a special performance to Armstrong’s Club from 1 to 5 p.m. Sept. 6. Country singer Ayla Brown joins together with Hope for the Day, an organization whose vision is to bring communities together in order to shed light on the unfortunate topics of depression and suicide. Using music as a highway to the heart, the tour aims to reduce suicide rates while inspiring and empowering those who need help to get help. The event is free and open to ID cardholders and their guests, ages 18 and older. For more information, contact Armstrong’s Club on Vogelweh Housing, Bldg. 1036, at 0631-350-7919.
» The Kaiserslautern-West Pfalz Ski Club will hold its annual free pizza party from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 7 at the Paradox Bistrorante in Ramstein village. The event is open to all U.S. and international military, civilians and family members in the KMC. For more information on the pizza party, membership and upcoming ski trips visit, www.facebook.com/KaiserslauternWestPfalzSkiClub.
KMC Onstage is located in Bldg. 3232 on Kleber Kaserne. For more information, contact Eric Danzeiser at 483-6252 or
0631-411-6252 or via email at email@example.com.
To reserve tickets, visit www.kaiserslautern.armymwr.com, visit KMC Onstage from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, or call 483-6626 or 0631-411-6626.
» “The Guys”: 7 p.m. Sept. 9 and 10, and 3 p.m. Sept. 11. Advance reservations are recommended.
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.
» 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.
» Oktoberfest Party: 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Sept. 24. The pub will transform into a Bavarian atmosphere in honor of the traditional German festival. Enjoy pretzels, specials and great hits from a live DJ. Dirndls and Lederhosen are encouraged, but not required.
» 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.
» Latin Saturdays: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. every first and third Saturday of the month.
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.
» 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.
» SA Jobs Workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to noon
today 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 breastfeeding support group meets every Tuesday from
1 to 2:30 p.m. Join other moms and dads for this informational class about breastfeeding, sleeping and normal newborn behavior. Class meets at Rheinland-Pfalz Library in Landstuhl, Bldg. 3810. For details and to enroll, call Army Community Service at 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
» Spectrum Families Support Group meets from 5 to
6 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at Vogelweh Library, Bldg. 2059. This support group is for anyone who is, has, loves or works with a person with a spectrum disorder, such as Autism, Aspergers, or Pervasive Developmental Disorder — Not Otherwise Specified. For more information and to enroll, call 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
» An Emergency Placement Care informational meeting takes place from 1 to 2 p.m. the third Wednesday of every month on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3210. Join Army Community Service for this informative discussion on becoming an EPC provider and learn about the program and its basic requirements. For details, call ACS at 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
» Walk and Talk meets from 11 a.m. to noon the third Friday of every month. Stimulate your body and your mind. Join Army Community Service to walk and talk it off. Locations vary. For more information, call ACS at 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
Classes and Training
» 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.
» Conversational German courses are offered in two levels: beginner and intermediate. Participants will gain a better understanding of the written and verbal German language. All course materials are provided to students free of charge. Classes run in eight-week semesters. Advanced registration is required as this class often fills up fast. For details, call Army Community Service at 483-7344 or 0631-411-7344.
» Hilltop Theater presents “The Dixie Swim Club”: 7 p.m. today and Saturday. 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.
» Host Nation Orientation will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at ITC Building on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8660. This class is mandatory for Soldiers, but spouses are welcome to attend. Learn about German culture and customs in this hands-on, community-oriented program. Bring euro for lunch. Do not wear military uniforms. For more information, call the Army Community Service at 485-8188 or 06783-6-8188.
» The Book Buddies program takes place from 2:30 to
4:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month. The program helps children improve their literacy skills by teaming up with a dog to read books. The dogs are registered volunteer animals that have been trained and are great listeners. Open to children ages 5 to 12 years old. To reserve a time, contact Baumholder Library on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8332, at 485-1740 or 06783-6-1740.
» An Exceptional Family Member Program playgroup is held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. every first and third Monday of each month at the Army Community Service building on Clinic Kaserne, Bldg. 8747. This fun playgroup is a joint event between EFMP and Family Advocacy Program. Learn about your EFMP community benefits and support options for a comfortable tour in Germany for you and your family. For more information, contact ACS at
485-8188 or 06783-6-8188.
» Wiggles and Giggles meets from 1 to 3 p.m. every Monday and 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. every Wednesday at the Army Community Service building on Clinic Kaserne, Bldg. 8747. Parents with children ages 5 and under are invited to come and play. This Family Advocacy Program playgroup is a great way to make new friends and learn more about the community. No registration required. For more information, contact 485-8188 or 06783-6-8188.