McCoy Army Community Service (ACS) and Child, Youth and School
Services (CYSS), will host the annual Fort McCoy Day for Kids on
Saturday, Sept. 13, coinciding with the Boys and Girls Clubs National
Day for Kids.
deeds can make a difference
Fort McCoy Army
Community Service (ACS) is beginning a Good Deeds Calendar
Youth in the Fort
McCoy community are encouraged to obtain a calendar from ACS
2111 South 8th Ave.
They — along
with help from their parents — are encouraged to fill it out
and submit it monthly.
Youth who bring
the monthly calendars to ACS will receive 100 Family Focus
For more information, call ACS at
event will run from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., at 905 South 12th St. All
activities will be free, including lunch from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Laughter coach Chip Lutz will present "Making the Homefront
Fun" workshops at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.
"Kid Again Inflatable Fun" will include; Homerun Derby,
NASCAR 8 Obstacle & the Dragon Bounce House.
interactive information booths will be available, to include The Seven
Habits of Highly Effective Families, Internet Safety, Good Deeds
Matter, Geo Trivia, Kids Learn to Save and more. Families will have
the opportunity to make cards for Soldiers, tour the smoke house,
visit with McGruff, have fingerprint records developed and ensure
their car-seats meet safety standards and are installed correctly.
Fort McCoy Day for Kids activities will be free mini-golf at the Pine
View Recreation Area from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., free family swimming at the
Rumpel Fitness Center indoor pool, building 1122, from 1-3 p.m. free
bowling at McCoy’s, building 1571, and free movie rentals at the
Community Activity Center, building 2000, both from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
children must be accompanied by an adult.
also are being sought . For more information and a listing of
available positions, go to the "Volunteer Center" at the Web
more information, call ACS at (608) 388-3505 or CYSS at (608)