» Join the Army Community Service Family Advocacy Program for the Purple Gala to raise awareness about domestic violence. This year’s theme is “All people working together can end domestic abuse.” Speak up and be part of the solution. The event will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. today at Armstrong’s Club on Vogelweh Housing, Bldg. 1036. Come together for a great cause, hear inspirational speeches by local representatives and wear purple to promote domestic violence awareness. Semiformal dress is required, no military uniforms. Free tickets are available through ACS in Kaiserslautern by calling 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000 and ACS in Baumholder by calling 531-2850 or 0611-143-531-2850. Child care will be available through the Landstuhl Child Development Center Parents’ Night Out for $16 per child. Space is limited; register in advance. For more information, visit www.kaiserslautern.armymwr.com.
» There will be a One Health Day event held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center food court. This is an educational event for the community provided by the public health community of the KMC. The event will feature educational displays and provide opportunities for the community to ask human and animal health-related questions. Come out and learn about ways to protect and improve you and your family’s health.
» The Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Holiday Bazaar will take place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 4, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 5, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Special Events Center on Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Bldg. 237. This is the perfect opportunity to get your shopping finished before the holidays. Enjoy a variety of treasures from various European vendors, including wine, cheese, antique furniture, Polish pottery, paintings, candles, ornaments and much more. For more information, call 493-4106 or 0631-3406-4106.
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 “The Addams Family Musical”: 7 p.m. today, Saturday, Oct. 28 and 29 and Nov. 4 and 5; and 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 30 and Nov. 6. Advance ticket reservations are recommended.
» KMC Onstage presents “The Rocky Horror Picture Show”: Oct. 28 and 29. Doors open at 10 p.m., pre-show starts at 11 p.m., show starts at midnight. This timeless cult classic will be presented live as a shadow show. Cost: $10 per person, including prop bag. 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.
» ’80s Night: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday. Celebrate the best hip-hop and rhythm and blues hits from the ’80s. Enjoy a live DJ, specials and dancing.
» Halloween Costume Party: 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Oct. 29. Get into the spirit of Halloween with a costume party! Enjoy a live DJ playing the hottest hits, dance the night away and wear your best Halloween costume for a chance to win a cash prize.
» 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. 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.
» The Ramstein Chapel is accepting bids for the Ramstein Catholic religious education coordinator contract position from through Oct. 28. 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. through Thursday at the Ramstein North Chapel. Last day to submit applications is 4 p.m. Oct. 28. Interviews will take place at 1 p.m. Oct. 31 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.
» USA Jobs Workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 28 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 in the next available class, call 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
» A sexual assault support group meets at 2 p.m. every Friday in the 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 email@example.com, 590-1048 or 0151-1114-8576; or Sgt. 1st Class Kristen Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org, 485-6510 or 0170-768-8299. All calls and emails are confidential.
» 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.
» 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 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
» Wiggles and Giggles meets from 10 to 11:30 p.m. every Thursday at Landstuhl Youth Center, Bldg. 93812. Parents with children under 5 years old are invited to come, play together and meet new people. For more information, call Army Community Service at 541-9000 or 0611-143-541-9000.
Classes and Training
» Sponsorship training will take place from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday on Kleber Kaserne, Bldg. 3210. This course helps you fulfill the role as a sponsor for incoming personnel. Units sending students to training are required to preregister 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.
» Better Opportunities for Single Service Members hosts a Halloween party at 7 p.m. Oct. 28. The night will feature Halloween-themed games, food and beverages, and a costume party. Prizes will be given to various costumes, such as best couple, most creative and best costume. Open to single and unaccompanied service members and their guests, ages 18 and older. For more information, contact the BOSS Office on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8106, at 531-2912 or 0611-143-531-2912.
» Spectrum Families Support Group meets from 12:30 to 2 p.m. the second Thursday of every month at the library on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8332. 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, call 531-2850 or 0611-143-531-2850.