October 08, 2010
Kathleen Olson of KO Employment Training and
Consulting helps a participant go through the interview process during a
class at Army Community Service (ACS). ACS offers many services to
assist job seekers. For more information about classes, call ACS at
|Friends and Spouses club meets Oct. 13 at McCoy’s [ back to top ]|
The Friends and
Spouses of Fort McCoy club has scheduled a Bunco game and a Tastefully
Simple food-product demonstration during a luncheon Wednesday, Oct. 13
at 10:45 a.m. at McCoy’s, building 1571.
|Disability Awareness Month observance Oct. 14 [ back to top ]|
A Disability Awareness Month observance will be
held Oct. 14 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at McCoy’s, building 1571. Lunch
will be on your own, and the presentation begins at noon.
|American Red Cross blood drive Oct. 14 at Rumpel Fitness Center [ back to top ]|
An American Red
Cross blood drive will be held Thursday, Oct. 14 from 10:30 a.m. – 4:30
p.m. at the Rumpel Fitness Center, building 1122.
|AFAP Conference to be held at Fort McCoy Oct. 20-21 [ back to top ]|
The annual Fort McCoy Army Family Action Plan
(AFAP) conference will be held Oct. 20-21 at building 905.
|Introduction to Safety classes set for Oct. 21, 26 [ back to top ]|
A one-day Introduction to Safety course will be
offered Oct. 21 and 26 at Fort McCoy.
|Foosball night held Thursdays at Community Activity Center [ back to top ]|
Foosball Night will be held each Thursday in
October at 6:30 p.m. at the Community Activity Center, building 2000.
|Community Activity Center hosts movies Fridays, Saturdays [ back to top ]|
Free movie and popcorn nights are held every
Friday and Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at the Community Activity Center,
|ACS Resource Library spotlights Domestic Abuse Prevention Month [ back to top ]|
In observance of October being Domestic Abuse
Prevention Month, domestic abuse prevention materials are featured in
the October “spotlight” at the Army Community Service (ACS) Library,
|Team Management training set for Nov. 2 at Army Community Service [ back to top ]|
|Team Management training will be held Tuesday,
Nov. 2 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Army Community Service (ACS), building 2111.
Topics presented will include, communication skills, building cohesive teams, meeting management and managing group conflict.
To register, call ACS at 608-388-3505 by Friday, Oct. 29.
|Christmas Card Workshops scheduled for Nov. 6, 20 [ back to top ]|
|Family Christmas Card Workshops will be held
Saturday, Nov. 6 and 20 from 9 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. at building 1130.
All supplies for Families to create personalized Christmas cards will be provided.
The workshops are open to Families registered in the Family Focus Program. Each Family attending must include a minimum of one adult and one child.
Class size is limited. Register by Friday, Oct. 29 by calling Army Community Service at 608-388-3505.
|Sponsorship training set for Nov. 9 at ACS [ back to top ]|
|Sponsorship training will be offered Tuesday,
Nov. 9 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. at Army Community Service (ACS), building
Sponsorship is a commander’s program that assists Soldiers, civilian employees and Family members during a permanent change of station or reassignment process. The sponsorship program helps improve unit or organization cohesion and readiness.
Topics include regulations and forms, program entitlements, types of sponsorship, sponsor responsibilities, and commander responsibilities.
For more information or to register, call ACS at 608-388-3505. Registration is requested by Tuesday, Nov. 2.
|Army Digital Photography contest submissions due by Nov. 30 [ back to top ]|
|The 2010 Army Digital Photography contest
currently is accepting submissions for the annual competition.
Military personnel and Department of Defense civilians are eligible to enter the contest and will be judged in separate divisions. Entries for the web-based competition must be submitted through the contest website at https://artscrafts.fmwrc.army.mil by Tuesday, Nov. 30.
Complete contest rules are available at the contest website.
For more information, call the Community Activity Center at 608-388-3213.
|CDC Strong Beginnings pre-k program still has openings [ back to top ]|
|The Strong Beginnings pre-kindergarten program
at the Fort McCoy Child Development Center has openings for children who
turned four years old on or before Sept. 1.
The program prepares children for kindergarten by teaching classroom management skills, math, reading, science, computers, social studies, and the arts.
For more information, call 608-388-8956.
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