» A decadent Thanksgiving Day meal, hosted by Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the Hilltop Café dining facility. Join the LRMC team for your all holiday favorite main dishes, including roast turkey, honey glazed ham or beef roast with au jus. Pile on the candied sweet potatoes, green bean casserole and cornbread dressing, then finish it off with sweet potato, pecan or pumpkin pie. Cost is $6.80 for the dependents of service members E-4 and below and $9.05 all others.
» Volunteers are needed for the Air Force Association’s gift-wrapping fundraiser Nov. 25 at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center. All proceeds will go towards the Combined Federal Campaign. There will be three different locations throughout the KMCC and multiple time slots to volunteer. To sign up for this volunteer opportunity, email Staff Sgt. Samuel Brown at email@example.com, Tech. Sgt. James Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org or Tech. Sgt. Charles Davis at email@example.com.
» Finish off your holiday gift list at the Last Minute Mini Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 5 to 8 at the Heaton Hall Auditorium in Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. Find unique European treasures and specialty items for the entire family. Open to U.S. ID cardholders. All sales in U.S. dollars. For more information, visit www.kaiserslautern.armymwr.com.
» A free clothing and shoe bazaar for local refugees, hosted by the Jugendbuero in Ramstein Village, will be held Dec. 9. Donations of used or new winter clothing, shoes and blankets can be dropped off from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 5 through 8 at the Jugenbuero, Am Neuen Markt 4, Ramstein Village.
» Join Rheinland-Pfalz Library for a holiday gift day from 10 a.m. to noon Dec. 10. Come and make your own handmade gifts to hand out this year. Enjoy refreshments, holiday music and cheer. Open to all ages; no registration required. For more information, contact Rheinland-Pfalz Library in Landstuhl, Bldg. 3810.
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 “ART”: 7 p.m. today, Saturday and Dec. 3, and 3 p.m. Sunday and Dec. 4. This comedy is for mature audiences only. Drinks will be available for purchase. The show will be performed at the Kaiserslautern Community Activity Center on Daenner Kaserne, Bldg. 3109. Tickets may be purchased at the door or in advance through KMC Onstage.
» Open auditions for “Legally Blonde: The Musical” will be held at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 28 and 29. This fun show is based on the novel and film of the same name. A large cast of males and females ages 16 and older is needed. Come prepared to do a cold read and perform a song for the directors. No registration required.
» KMC Onstage presents “Shrek The Musical”: 7 p.m. Dec. 9, 10, 16 and 17, and Jan. 6, 7, 13 and 14; and 3 p.m. Dec. 11 and 18 and Jan. 8 and 15. Advance ticket 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.
» Thanksgiving Day Feast: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday. Celebrate Thanksgiving with family and friends. Enjoy traditional roast turkey, seafood, salads, side dishes and desserts. The feast will have open seating; make reservations for groups of six or more. Cost: $21.95 for adults, $12.95 for children ages 7 to 12 years old and free for children under 6 years old.
» New Year’s Eve Party: 9 a.m. to 2 a.m. Dec. 31. Ring in the New Year at Armstrong’s Club. The New Year’s Eve Party will include dancing, a DJ, appetizers, party favors and champagne.
» 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.
» 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. 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.
» USA Jobs Workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to noon today on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3210. 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, call Army Community Service at 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
» The Ramstein Chapel is accepting bids for the Ramstein Catholic religious education coordinator contract position through Monday; today is the last day to pick up bid packages. The contractor shall provide all personnel, labor, materials and transportation to provide nonpersonal service in support of the Ramstein Chapel for the Ramstein Catholic religious education director for grades six through eight and confirmation as located in the KMC. The contractor shall serve as the coordinator, teacher, facilitator and organizer of the religious education program. Documented evidence of the following is preferred but not required: a bachelor’s degree in theological studies or two years teaching experience in a Catholic religious education program. If not already an archdiocese for the Military Services Certified Catechist, the applicant will complete this certification within six months of accepting the contract. The bidder is subject to criminal history background checks and must complete a Child Care National Agency Check and Inquiries and Installation Records Check. The request for proposal and bid package can be picked up from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today at the Ramstein North Chapel. Last day to submit applications is 4 p.m. Monday. Interviews will take place at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Ramstein North Chapel conference room. The contract will be awarded based on best value. For more information, contact the contracting officer Chaplain (Maj.) Christopher Underwood at 480-6148 or 06371-47-6148.
» Baby Bumps will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday and Nov. 30 at Landstuhl Community Club, Bldg. 3780. Join the New Parent Support Program for this socialize-and-learn series for expecting women. This two-part class is taught by labor and delivery and New Parent Support Program registered nurses. No registration required. For more information, call Army Community Service at 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
Classes and Training
» CARE Team training will take place from 2 to 3:30 p.m. today on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3210. This class provides information on the components of the CARE Team and its responsibilities in the event of an activation of the team. Casualty operations information consists of the types of casualties and key players, process of notification and assistance provided to the survivor. The grievance portion talks about the characteristics of grief based on age. For more information or to enroll, call Army Community Service at 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
» Sponsorship training will be held from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3210. 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 or to enroll, call ACS at 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
» 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 531-2850 or 0611-143-531-2850.
» 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 531-2841 or 0611-143-531-2841.