» The Swing Dance Salon Kotten-Hop will offer swing dancing lessons to music from the 1920s to 1950s at 7 p.m. Saturday at Stadtteilwerkstatt, Pfaffstrasse 3 in Kaiserslautern. For details, visit www.lautern-swingt.de.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
» KMC Onstage presents “Radio Noir Crime Drama”: 7 p.m. on today and Saturday at the Kaiserslautern Community Activities Center on Daenner Kaserne, Bldg. 3109. This studio show is a performance of an old-time radio show with actors portraying roles and making sound effects as if this were a live radio show in the style of 1940s radio shows. Entrance fee is $8 per adult and $5 per student and senior.
» KMC Onstage presents “Peter and the Star Catcher”: 7 p.m. April 14, 15, 21, 22 and 28, and 3 p.m. April 16, 23, and 30. This is a play for the whole family. Tickets are $10 per person.
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.
» Easter brunch: April 16. Come enjoy a full buffet brunch featuring, including an omelet station, carving station with assorted meats, delectable desserts, and optional mimosa and bloody mary bar. Limited seating, advance purchase is recommended. Tickets will be available online via WebTrac or from any Java Cafe in the KMC. Cost: $21.95 for adults, $10.95 for kids ages 5 to 16, and free for kids 4 and under.
» 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.
» Women and Wine: 6 to 10 p.m. the first and third Monday of every month. This get together allows women to make friends and form a social network in a fun environment. Food and beverages available for purchase.
» 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: 7 to 10 p.m. every Wednesday.
» 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.
» Ante Up Texas Hold-Em Tournament: Today. This tournament has a $100 buy-in. The greater the buy-in, the greater the prize to be won. Register and buy-in by 7 p.m., games begin at 8 p.m.
» Texas Hold ’em and Game Night: 8 p.m. to midnight every Friday. Buy-in is $25. Register and buy in by 7 p.m. Other games available for play include dominoes, cornhole and table pong.
» Country Night: 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Saturdays. There is a $5 cover charge.
» Country and Western Dance Classes: 7:30 p.m. the first Saturday of every month. No 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 $5,000.
» Employment Readiness Program Job Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 18 at Kazabra Club on Vogelweh, Bldg. 2057. Representatives from a variety of government agencies and Department of Defense contractors will present their job opening and meet potential future employees. Bring several copies of your resume.
» Comfort Measures and Relaxation for Childbirth takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of every month. Bring a partner or friend, water and wear comfortable clothes. Topics include: massage and acupressure, positions for labor, use of tools such as the birth ball, meditation and focusing techniques, aromatherapy, and hot and cold therapies. Class meets at Landstuhl Youth Center, Bldg. 93812. For more information, call Army Community Service at 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
» Single Parent Support Group meets from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. the first and third Thursday of every month. Join Family Advocacy Program for this educational class to examine services and tools that will aid in successful parenting. Feel free to bring a lunch. Class meets at Halftime Sports Bar, Landstuhl Community Club, Bldg. 3780. For more information and to enroll, call 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
» 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 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
» Ramstein Toastmasters meet from noon to 1 p.m. every first, second and third Tuesday of the month at Ramstein South Chapel, Bldg. 2403. Individuals who want to develop their public speaking skills are welcome to visit the meetings free of charge. Participants can prepare for board interviews, promotional ceremonies or leadership roles. Public speaking skills or aspirations can be advanced and enhanced. For more information, visit www.ramstein.toastmastersclubs.org or www.facebook.com/ramsteintoastmasters.
» An Exceptional Family Member Program playgroup meets from 10 a.m. to noon the first and third 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 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
Classes and Training
» The Uniformed Services Blended Retirement System will offer advanced BRS training for service members from all branches of service and their spouses at the following locations, dates and times:
Baumholder Wagon Wheel Theater
- 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. May 12, Oct. 13 and Dec. 8
- 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. June 6, July 21 and Aug. 22.
Landstuhl Heaton Auditorium
- 9 to 11 a.m. June 23 and Oct. 20
Sembach Tiger Theater
- 9 to 11 a.m. July 18 and Nov. 17
Ramstein Hercules Theater
- 9 to 11 a.m. April 18, Aug. 18 and Dec. 12
- 9 to 11 a.m. May 12, Sept. 15 and Jan. 19, 2018
Attendees should complete the online opt-in training prior to attending this workshop. For details, call Army Community Service at 531-2850 or 0611-531-2850, or stop by the ACS office, Bldg. 8746, on Clinic Kaserne in Baumholder; or call 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000, or stop by the ACS office on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3210.
» Commanders and Senior Leaders Training takes place from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. the first Thursday of every month on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3210. This training is a mandatory requirement within 45 days of assumption of command for all commanders and senior enlisted advisors — E7-E9. Receive information on the Family Advocacy Program, Exceptional Family Member Program, Army Substance Abuse Program and Army Emergency Relief Program and how these programs can benefit Soldiers and their families. Participants will receive a certificate upon completion. For more information, call Army Community Service at 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
» Breastfeeding Support Group is held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of every month on Clinic Kaserne, Bldg. 8747. Join other parents for breastfeeding support and to share experiences. New Parent Support’s lactation counselor, Beth, will be present to answer any questions and concerns. Many topics are covered, including breastfeeding, sleeping and normal newborn behavior. No registration required. For more information, contact Army Community Service at 531-2850 or 0611-143-531-2850.
» Comfort Measures and Relaxation for Childbirth takes place from 1 to 3 p.m. the first Thursday of every month at the Army Community Service building on Clinic Kaserne, Bldg. 8747. Take part in this interactive class. Bring a partner or friend, water and wear comfortable clothes. Topics include: massage and acupressure, positions for labor, use of tools such as the birth ball, meditation and focusing techniques, aromatherapy, and hot and cold therapies. Registration required. For more information, contact ACS at 531-2850 or 0611-143-531-2850.
» Army Family Team Building takes place from 10 to 11 a.m. every second Thursday of the month on Clinic Kaserne, Bldg. 8746. Learn more about life in the Army, including rules, social norms and those never ending acronyms. Learn everything you wish you knew. For more information, contact Army Community Service at 531-2850 or 0611-143-531-2850.