September 24, 2010
Tempestt Bezemek, Rhonda Humphrey and
Brittany Rittich present fall/winter fashions Sept. 16 at McCoy’s,
building 1538. The activity was part of the Friends and Spouses of Fort
McCoy monthly meeting, which featured a luncheon/fashion show. For more
information about the organization, call Sarah Hughes at 608-269-2092.
|Safety Center CSM to visit McCoy Oct. 4 [ back to top ]|
Command Sgt. Maj. Michael Eyer of the U.S.
Army Combat Readiness/Safety Center will visit Fort McCoy Monday, Oct.
4. Eyer will give a presentation from 10 – 11 a.m. at building 905.
|Disability Awareness Month program set for Oct. 14 [ back to top ]|
Awareness Month Program will be held Thursday, Oct. 14 at McCoy’s,
building 1571. Everyone in the Fort McCoy community is welcome to
attend. Lunch will be on your own from 11:30 a.m. - noon, and the
program begins promptly at noon.
|Customer service assessment due by Sept. 26 [ back to top ]|
Time is running out to complete Fort McCoy’s
annual Customer Service Assessment sponsored by Headquarters,
Installation Management Command.
|Instructor trainer course set for Sept. 28-30 [ back to top ]|
An Instructor Trainer course, which qualifies
participants to be Army Family Team Building Program instructors, will
be held Sept. 28-29 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sept. 30 from 8 a.m. –
noon, at the Army Community Service (ACS) Center, building 2111.
|Wii Bowling competition to begin Oct. 1 [ back to top ]|
A Wii Family Bowling Tournament will be held Oct.
1 – Nov. 30 at the Army Community Service (ACS) Center, building 2111,
and the Community Activity Center (CAC), building 2000.
|DFAS to offer travel administrator course in upcoming months [ back to top ]|
classes will be offered by the Defense Finance and Accounting Service
(DFAS) Lead Defense Travel Administrator (DTA) at Fort McCoy in the
upcoming months at the Army Reserve Readiness Training Center, building
|Rear Detachment Commander, FRG training to be held Oct. 4-5 [ back to top ]|
Rear Detachment Commander and Family
Readiness Group training will be held Oct. 4-5 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. at
the Army Community Service (ACS) Center, building 2111.
|Hispanic Heritage Month observance Oct. 5 at McCoy’s [ back to top ]|
A Hispanic Heritage
Month observance will be held Tuesday, Oct. 5 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at
McCoy’s, building 1571.
|American Red Cross blood drives set for Oct. 8, 14 at McCoy [ back to top ]|
Two American Red Cross blood drives will be
held in October.
The ChalleNGe Academy, building 751 will sponsor a drive Friday, Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
The Rumpel Fitness Center, building 1122 also will host a drive Thursday, Oct. 14 from 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
To schedule an appointment, visit the website http://www.redcrossblood.org/, or call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767).
|Family Calendar Workshop for 2011 to be held Oct. 23 [ back to top ]|
|A Family Calendar
Workshop will be offered Saturday, Oct. 23 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at building
Rubber stamp art, stickers and many more items will be provided for participants to design a personalized 2011 calendar.
Participants also can bring photos for the calendars.
The event is open to Families registered in the Family Focus Program.
A minimum of one adult and one child is required for attendance.
Class size is limited. Register by Friday, Oct. 15 by calling ACS at 608-388-3505.
|Employee Health Benefits Fair to be held Oct. 26 in building 1255 [ back to top ]|
The 2010 Health
Benefits Fair at Fort McCoy will be held Tuesday, Oct. 26 from 8:30 –
11:30 a.m. at building 1255.
Representatives from several organizations that provide coverage under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, including BlueCross and BlueShield, are scheduled to be present and answer questions and provide printed material.
The event is hosted by the Fort McCoy Civilian Personnel Advisory Center. For information, call 608-388-2722.
|Emotional Intelligence training to help manage self, relationships [ back to top ]|
Intelligence training will be held Thursday, Oct. 28 from 8 a.m. – 4:15
p.m., at Army Community Service, building 2111.
Emotional intelligence is the ability to manage ourselves and our relationships. Topics include Concepts of Emotional Intelligence, Exploring Personality Traits, Personal Conflict Management, and Stress Management.
To register call 608-388-3505 by Friday, Oct. 22.
|Fort McCoy fishing contest winners announced [ back to top ]|
Winners of the
2010 Fort McCoy Pine View Campground fishing contest have been
Fish entered in the contest had to be caught in Fort McCoy waters and were judged in Adult and Child Divisions.
The Adult Division winner was John Bell, who caught a 5-pound, 2-ounce largemouth bass. The Child Division winner was Selena Martinez, who caught a 6-pound, 1-ounce bass.
For more information about Pine View Campground or outdoor recreation call 608-388-3517/2619.
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