School Notes – April 1, 2016


Volunteers and donations needed

Landstuhl Elementary Middle School is looking for volunteers to help with the Parent Teacher Student Association Spring Carnival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in Landstuhl, Bldg 3830. Volunteers are needed for various activities and hours on the day of the carnival, including face painters, balloon animal creators, game- and prize-room helpers and more. Additionally, donations for the silent auction and raffle baskets, used-book sale and stuffed animal walk are needed. All donations can be dropped off at the main office of LEMS. For more details, call 06371-92-6504 or email julie.wittenberg@eu.dodea.edu.

Spring Carnival and Chili Cook-Off


Landstuhl Elementary Middle School hosts its Parent Teacher Student Association Spring Carnival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in Landstuhl, Bldg. 3830. Come and enjoy food, games, a silent auction and raffle baskets, prizes, face painting, used-book sale and more. The annual Chili Cook-Off will also be held during the carnival. For more information or to reserve a place at the Chili Cook-Off table, call 06371-92-6504 or email julie.wittenberg@eu.dodea.edu.

National Library Week

Celebrate National Library Week April 10 to 16 at Rheinland-Pfalz Library in Landstuhl, Bldg. 3810. In celebration of this year’s theme, “Libraries Transform,” the Rheinland-Pfalz Library has fun programs geared towards all ages. Stop by and see what is available. In addition, the library staff will visit various Java Cafes throughout the community on April 15 for instruction on electronic content. You will find them from 7 to 9 a.m. at LRMC Java Cafe, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Rhine Ordnance Barracks Java Cafe, and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Kleber Kaserne Java Cafe. Bring your e-reader, tablet or iPad, and staff will show you how to access the ever expanding e-content. No registration required.

Earth Day at the library

Join Rheinland-Pfalz Library in Landstuhl, Bldg. 3810, from 3 to 4 p.m. April 22 to celebrate Earth Day. All ages are invited to create their own egg carton garden. All materials will be provided. No registration required. Note, this event was previsouly listed as April 11 but now refelects the correct date of April 22.

Fairy tales celebration

Join Rheinland-Pfalz Library in Landstuhl, Bldg. 3810, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 23 for a fairy tale celebration. Celebrate all things fairy tales and magical creatures with a puppet show, crafts and more. All ages are welcome and encouraged to dress up. No registration required.

Career Day presenters needed

Ramstein Intermediate School will host its third annual Career Day from 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. April 29. The entire day will be devoted to interactive career presentations for students from the third, fourth and fifth grades. Static displays, props and tools are welcomed. Military, civilian and host-nation volunteers have generously offered their time to introduce a variety of career options to our students. If you would like to volunteer for this exciting learning opportunity, contact Noreen Mantini at 480-6021, extension 2518.

Mother’s Day Preschool Storytime

Join Rheinland-Pfalz Library for a Mother’s Day Preschool Storytime at 10:30 a.m. May 4. Preschoolers ages 3 to 5 years old will have the opportunity to make a special Mother’s Day craft. No registration required. For more information, contact Rheinland-Pfalz Library in Landstuhl, Bldg. 3810, at 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322.

Photos by Tom Goode Cinderella musical at RHS Ramstein High School will sponsor its spring musical, the Broadway version of Cinderella, at 7 p.m. today and 2 and 7 p.m.  Saturday. Tickets cost $7 in advance or $10 at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased during lunch from 12:40 to  1:30 p.m. today at RHS. Student musicians will be joined by members of the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band to play in their first live pit band. Younger audiences, ages 6 and older, are invited to the 2 p.m. Saturday matinée, on a donations-only basis, where they can get their picture taken with Cinderella in their finest ball gown.
Photos by Tom Goode
Cinderella musical at RHS
Ramstein High School will sponsor its spring musical, the Broadway version of Cinderella, at 7 p.m. today and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost $7 in advance or $10 at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased during lunch from 12:40 to 1:30 p.m. today at RHS. Student musicians will be joined by members of the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band to play in their first live pit band. Younger audiences, ages 6 and older, are invited to the 2 p.m. Saturday matinée, on a donations-only basis, where they can get their picture taken with Cinderella in their finest ball gown.

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