Family and MWR Community Expo: Summer Expo on Aug. 15, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., spend your lunch hour with Family and MWR celebrating summer. Speak with local representatives from throughout the community, learn about Family & MWR services and programs, and become acquainted with your new home. Enjoy a live DJ, lunch and cake provided by the USO, giveaways and the chance to win several great prizes, including the grand prize of $1,000 in European Travel through Army Outdoor Recreation. This event is geared toward newcomers, but all are welcome. Pulaski Park, Vogelweh, Im Haderwald 19.
KMC OnStage Summer Drama Camps: This class is for the blossoming actor who wants to learn about singing, acting, dancing and theatre productions. We will use theatre games to build knowledge, skills, and confidence on stage and in life. We will also cover the basics of how to move on stage, theatre etiquette, vocal projection, breathing, group improv and working within an ensemble. There will be sessions on dance and singing as well. Camp is from July 22 to Aug 2. The class will culminate with a final performance variety show on Aug 9. Classes will be held at the KMC Onstage on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3232. The camp is open to ages 6-18. It is $75 to participate. Sign up on WebTrac or contacting Parent Central Services at Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Bldg. 162, 541-9066; 0611-143-541-9065/9066/9067
Holiday in the Sun: Whisk yourself away to Holiday in the Sun at Armstrong’s Club on July 20. You will be sure to enjoy some sunshine, drink specials, and music. Doors open at 4 p.m. and this family friendly party continues until 2 a.m. Open to all I.D. cardholders and their guests. For more information, contact Armstrong’s Club, Vogelweh Housing, Bldg. 1036; 0631-350-7919.
Jazz Night at Armstrong’s Club: On July 27, relax and let the music take you on a ride at Armstrong’s Club Jazz Night. Enjoy Smooth Jazz, Funky Dance Music and dynamic R&B tunes performed by a live jazz band. Doors open at 9 p.m., show starts at 10 p.m. $8 cover charge, open to all I.D. cardholders and their guests, ages 18 and older. Food and drinks available for purchase. For more information, contact Armstrong’s Club, Vogelweh Housing, Bldg. 1036; 0631-350-7919.
M is for Murder — Auditions: Come prepared for your cold read auditions at the KMC OnStage Theater performance of M is for Murder at the KCAC on Daenner Kaserne (Bldg. 3109) July 29 and 30 from 6 to 8 p.m. For more information contact KMC Onstage, Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3232, 483-6626; 0631-411-6626.
Young Frankenstein Auditions: Come be a part of the musical based on the 1974 comedy film written by the legendary Mel Brooks and Gene Wilder. Auditions will be held Aug. 19 & 20 between 6 and 8 p.m. at the KMC OnStage Theater on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3232. Those auditioning will be asked to perform a cold read and vocal auditions along with learning short choreography. No experience necessary. Casting will be for multiple roles, plus an ensemble. For more information contact KMC OnStage, Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3232, 483-6626; 0631-411-6626.
Grapes and Graffiti at Kazabra Club: Join us for an unforgettable evening of friends and painting, hosted by the Arts and Crafts Center at Kazabra Club (Vogelweh, Bldg.2057). This adult only gathering is open to ID cardholders age 18 and above. Absolutely NO painting skills are required; you will be guided throughout the whole process! $35 per person covers all supplies for painting. Beverages may be purchased separately from Kazabra Club. 2019 Dates: Aug. 8, Sep. 12, Oct. 10, Nov. 14, & Dec. 12. Please register at least two days in advance with the Baumholder Arts and Crafts Center at 531-2895; 611-143-531-2895.
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee: This hysterical and interactive show will be performed at the KMC OnStage Theater, Kleber Kaserne, Aug. 9-11, 16-18 and 23-25. Friday & Saturday shows begin at 7 p.m., Sunday Matinees start at 3 p.m. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the KMC OnStage on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3232 and at all local Java Cafés. For more information, contact KMC Onstage, Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3232, 483-6626; 0631-411-6626.
Hogwarts Party at the Baumholder Library: Summer might be coming to an end but we are not ready to stop having fun! Celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Program with a Hogwarts Party at the Baumholder Library July 25 from 10 a.m. until noon where games, activities, prizes and magic await those of all ages! Both Potterheads and Muggles are welcome! For more information contact Baumholder Library, Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8332, 531-2841; 0611-143-531-2841.
Luau at the Tavern on the Rock: What better time to break out your best flowery apparel than for the Tavern’s Luau Party on Aug. 17 starting at 6 p.m. Enjoy all your favorite island cocktails and food from BBQ chicken, kalua pig and of course, potato salad and egg roll. $10 gets you in and a plate of food as well! Karaoke fun will begin at 9 p.m. For more information contact Tavern on the Rock, Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8085, 531-2890; 0611-143-531-2890.
Bazaar on the Rock: For the first time ever we are bringing the bazaar experience to Baumholder. Mark your calendars for Aug. 23 to 24 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Aug. 25 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hall of Champions on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8105. Be sure to check out our website baumholder.armymwr.com for the most up to date information on vendors and more.