Take Note — Sept. 29, 2017

Office closures

The KMC Housing Office as well as the Furnishings Management Section will be closed today due to an office function. The 86th Airlift Wing Judge Advocate Legal Office in Bldg. 2137 on Ramstein will close at noon today due to an official function.

Dental Appreciation Day

Army Retiree Dental Appreciation Day will be 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 17.  All Army dental clinics within the KMC (Baumholder, Kleber, Landstuhl and Pulaski), will provide dental treatment to military retirees only (not to family members).  Dental treatment will range from exam and cleanings to fillings, extractions and prosthetic needs for a select few.  Call your specific army dental clinic starting Oct. 4 to schedule an appointment.  Prior to the scheduled dental appointment, each retiree must come to their respective dental clinic prior to Oct. 17 (between 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. or 12:30 and 2:30 p.m.) to update their medical history and X-rays. The clinic phone numbers are: Baumholder: 06371-9464-1009 or 590-1009; LRMC: 06371-86-8136 or 486-8378; Pulaski: 06371-9464-1950 or 590-1950; Kleber: 06371-9464-2620 or 590-2620.

Beginners shoot

The Kaiserslautern Rod & Gun Club will offer the “Beginners Shoot” at 10 a.m. Saturday. The class teaches more about the sport, and about what the Rod & Gun Club has to offer. There is a $15 entry fee, which includes the rifle rental and ammo; shooter will be using a .22LR Rimfire Rifle; medals will be awarded to the top 3 contestants. Call 0631-536-7274 for more information and to guarantee a spot.

Retiree Appreciation Day

A Retiree Appreciation Days for retirees, retiree spouses, widows and widowers will take place Oct. 18 at the Ramstein Officers’ Club. There will be guest speakers, an information fair with representatives from the Defense Finance and Accounting Service and passport office, and a raffle. Registrations will be at 8 a.m., the function will begin 9 a.m. For reservations by Oct. 10, email 86aw.rao@us.af.mil.

Also, all KMC dental clinics will be open to retirees Oct. 17 and a tour of a C130-J will be offered Oct. 19.

CFC stories needed

The Combined Federal Cam-paign program will kick off in October.  Short personal stories (preferably 100 words or less) from those who have benefitted from any one of the CFC sponsored organizations are needed. These stories will be published (anonymously unless otherwise stated) in the KA newspaper and broadcasted on AFN radio during the campaign. The purpose of this solicitation is to show the KMC how their donations through the CFC have helped others in need and inspire greater participation in donations this year. Submit stories to jason.mommaerts@us.af.mil and jose.devora_ramirez@us.af.mil.

Green Dot training

Have you taken your annual Green Dot training? If not it is not too late to sign up. This annual training increases awareness and prevention of interpersonal violence, to include sexual assault, domestic and inter-personal violence, and suicide. We are providing additional training opportunities in order to spread the Green Dot creed and culture to the entire community. This year,

You have two choices for your training. If you completed the Green Dot training last year you only need to take the Green Dot Refresher training (about 1 hour). If you have never taken the Green Dot training, you need to take the Green Dot Initial training (about 1.5 hours). Civilian attire is authorized. The 86th Airlift Wing Violence Prevention Integrators want all active duty air Force members and full-time Air Force civilians and non-appropriated funds employees to get this important training completed sooner, rather than later. Sign up for your training now at the AF Green Dot SharePoint site, or call the Violence Prevention Integrators at 480-1422.

No one has to do everything, but everyone has to do something.