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  1. 1. Follow the Battalion Facebook pages below: 1HBCT Facebook page: The Official 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division Page http://www.facebook.com/#!/1HBCTDevilBrigade 1-1 BSTB Facebook: 1st Special Troops Battalion, 1st Armor Battalion Combat Team: http://www.facebook.com/pages/1st-Special-Troops-Battalion-1st-Armor-Battalion-Combat-Team/496167963740283 4-4 CAV Facebook: The Official 4th Squadron, 4th Cavalry https://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/pages/4th-Squadron-4th-Cavalry/144632792217854 1-16 IN Facebook: 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, Iron Rangers https://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/1st-Battalion-16th-Infantry-Regiment-Iron-Rangers/375274396713 2-34 AR Facebook: 2nd Battalion, 34th Armor https://www.facebook.com/2dCombinedArmsBattalion34thArmorFRG 101st BSB Facebook: 101st Brigade Support Battalion--Guardians https://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/101st-Brigade-Support-Battalion-Guardians/167611785766 1-5FA Facebook: 1st Battalion, 5th Field Artillery https://www.facebook.com/#!/1stBattalion5thFieldArtillery 1EN Facebook: 1st Engineer Battalion https://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/1st-Engineer-Battalion/213537042961 ______________________________________________________________________________ 20 March 2014 1ABCT Weekly Newsbreak: please pass along to Soldiers, Family and Friends of 1ABCT. You can always stay up to date with local events by going to 1st Infantry Division page at http://www.riley.army.mil/default.aspx or if you are having issues reading this you can click on this link to read the weekly news. http://www.riley.army.mil/UnitPage.aspx?unit=1bct. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! The contents of this newsbreak are strictly for informational purposes and does not imply endorsement of any private or commercial organization by the 1st Armored Brigade Team, 1ID or the Department of the Army.
  2. 2. 1st Infantry Division Page: http://www.riley.army.mil Stay up to date with the Ft Riley Post paper: http://www.1divpost.com/ http://www.1divpost.com/ Finance Mypay: http://www.dfas.mil Thrift Savings Plan: http://www.tsp.gov News Outlets U.S. Army Homepage: http://www.army.mil U.S Department of Defense: http://www.defense.gov Army Knowledge Online (AKO): http://www.us.army.mil DoD Community Relations: http://www.ourmilitary.mil Track Santa: http://www.norad.mil Military Family, Youth, and Children Military Children and Youth: http://www.militaryhomefront.dod.mil USA4 Military Families: http://www.usa4militaryfamilies.dod.mil/portal/page/mhf/USA4/HOMEPAGE_V3 Employment http://www.usajobs.gov Medical Care Dental Care: http://www.tricare.mil/mybenefit/ProfileFilter.do?&puri=%2Fhome%2FDental TRICARE: http://www.tricare.mil TRICARE Online: http://www.tricareonline.com DEERS Enrollment Online: http://tricare.mil/mybenefit/home/overview/Eligibility/DEERS Education DoD Education Activity http://www.dodea.edu/home GI Bill: http://www.gibill.va.gov Services PX : http://www.aafes.com US Postal Service: http://www.usps.com National weather Service: http://www.nws.noaa.gov 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  3. 3. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! ACS FRG Training: See schedule below Army Family Team Building: See Schedule below Army OneSource offers trainings on: See Schedule below for February - April 2014 Army OneSource training schedule. - Volunteer Management Information System (VMIS) - Army Family Action Plan (AFAP) Issue Management System (IMS) - General Army OneSource - Virtual World Please take advantage of the available trainings. Remember, you must register for those you are interested in. March is Severe Weather Awareness Month: Are you ready for Kansas Weather? If not check out the flyer below and Army Ready has you covered with helpful tips. Get a Kit, Make a Plan and Be Informed!
  4. 4. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! 21 March Discovery Center A Little Spice of Life: time for some serious “Spice Island”. Camers will wear pirate hats and grass skirts as they explore the economy and culture of an “Island Market”. 9-11:30am. Call 785-783-8300 to see if the camp is full. Members $20 and non-members $25. Space is limited. See flyer below. 22 March Sunset Zoo Community Appreciation: A free day at the Zoo! In appreciation of the community's support all guests receive free admission from Noon to 5:00 p.m. 22-23 March American Red Cross Lifeguard Training: lifeguard training available at Eyster Pool 9am-6pm. Pre-test must b completed prior to the first day of class. Cost $200.00 includes certifications and course materials. Call 785-239-4854 for more details. See flyer below. 24 March – 24 April Intramural Company Soccer League: Open to Active Duty Soldiers Only-Registration Deadline 18 March; Coaches Meeting 25 Feb & 4 March at King Field House; 18 players per Team. See flyer below. Registration Deadline: March 18th 24 March Intramural Volleyball League: Open to Active Duty Soldiers Only-Registration Deadline 18 March; Coach Meeting 25 Feb & 4 March at King Field House; See flyer below for more details. Registration Deadline: March 18th 25 March Financial Aid Workshop: Bldg 217 RM 202 starting at 1:30pm-Workshop is open to all! See flyer below. 28 March Sunset Zoo Kids Night Out: 6-9pm-Hey kids! Leave the parents behind and join Sunset Zoo for an evening of fun and food. This program is designed for school-age children without an adult. We'll enjoy dinner before we head out into the Zoo for games and animal encounters. A nocturnal hike will top off the night. Maximum of 24 kids per session, minimum of 10. Pre-registration required. Cost is $15 per session; FOSZ member receive $2 off. Program runs 6:00pm to 9:30pm on select Friday evenings.
  5. 5. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! 28 March USO No Dough Dinner: 5-6:30pm at Forsyth Community Center; check out their website for location: https://www.facebook.com/usofortriley#!/USOFtRiley and RSVP if your attending. You don’t need to RSVP but they would like to get a head count if possible. 29 March Ft Riley Library Movie Event: Come out and watch the movie “Epic” starting at 6:30pm 29 March JC Chamber of Commerce 5 Minute Grocery Grab: you have a chance to fill your cart with groceries from Walmart! You’ll need to picket up your $10 Donation Drawing at the JC Chamber of Commerce. Contact 785-762-2632 for more details and see flyer below. 29 March 3D Fun-Shoot/Archery Course Ft Riley Outdoorsman Group: starting at 8am-12pm; compete for bragging rights in 5 classes ; open, Men’s and Women’s Hunter, Traditional, and Youth. All Skill Levels are welcome. See Flyer below for more details. 29 March Mayhem Paintball Shootout: 3-man Teams; $20 per person. Their version of the very popular college basketball tournament. Play in a double-elimination bracket. Call 785-239-2363/6368 for more details. 29 March Historical & Archeological Society of Ft Riley: HASFR is hosting their Spring Membership event at the Cavalry Museum at 6:30pm they will have Heavy appetizers and beverages. Open to all members and interested new members. Dress is casual. 29 March Electronic Waste Collection Event: Riley County is having an Electronic Waste Collection Event on March 29th from 9:00-1:00. You can drop the electronic waste off in the parking across from Memorial Stadium and next to St Isidore's Church on 711 Denison. This year's event will also help K-State beat KU in the RecycleMania competition. See flyer below for more details. 5 April Comedy Night Rally Point: Tickets can be bought at Rally Point are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Show is open to the Public. Open seating-Doors open at 7pm Show starts at 8pm. ADULT CONTENT! Comedians will be Romie Lee and Fort RIley’s own soldier will perform David Knox and the Headliner is Doug Cheatham. Come and out with friends and enjoy a great show of live comics.
  6. 6. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! 5 April Evening Under the Stars Event: OCSC “Evening Under the Stars” has been rescheduled to a new date of April 5th. Time and location of event will stay the same just on April 5th. If you purchased a ticket and are no longer able to attend due to the date change, please contact the person who sold you the ticket. Refunds will be made available, if you payment was in the form of cash/check you will receive a refund check, if payment was through the online system your card will be issued a refund. Since the event has been postponed and your unit or coffee group would still like to donate a basket for the basket auction, OCSC is still taking donations. POC Vanessa Espinosa, 864.201.7569 or fundraising@fortrileyocsc.com and Sabrina Waters, 636.352.6823 or sabrina.waters@gmail.com Also, volunteers that were scheduled to work the event and will no longer be able to please contact Jen Weaver (757)358-7281 or email ocscvolunteercoordinator@gmail.com. If you should have any further questions please email president@fortrileyocsc.com . 12 April Easter Party FT Riley Library: 1-3pm; Follow the Easter Bunny to the post library for our annual Easter egg hunt! We will have a bunny hop, snacks and crafts. Don't forget to bring a basket to collect your goodies. 18-19 April American Red Cross Lifeguard Training: lifeguard training available at Eyster Pool 4pm-9pm. Pre-test must b completed prior to the first day of class. Cost $200.00 includes certifications and course materials. Call 785-239-4854 for more details. See flyer below. 19 April Kids Fishing Day: Moon Lake 12pm-4pm on FT Riley. FREE admission; ages 15 and under (ages 16 and up are welcome to fish, but are required to have a Kansas Fishing License.) Registration will begin at 11:30am. Rods and reels will be provided for those who do not have them. For more information call 785-239-6211 or 785-239-2363. See flyer below. 19 April Ft Riley Easter Egg Hunt:. Fort Riley Family and MWR will hold the annual Easter Egg Hunt on the grounds of Riley’s Conference Center. In addition to the egg hunt there will be free pictures with the Easter Bunny, Family activities, inflatable's, food vendors and more. Admission is free. The first hunt kicks off at 11am on the dot, so be sure to come out and grab some of the 15,000 eggs hidden across the grounds! Hunts will be organized by age groups to ensure all children succeed. 20 April Easter Brunch: at Riley’s Conference Center 10am-2pm; Adults $13.95; children 47.95 and children 4 & under eat free. Contact 785-784-1000 for more details. 21-22 April American Red Cross Lifeguard Training: lifeguard training available at Eyster Pool 4pm-8pm. Pre-test must b completed prior to the first day of class. Cost $200.00 includes certifications and course materials. Call 785-239-4854 for more details. See flyer below.
  7. 7. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! ACS Outreach Program Family Readiness Group (FRG) On-Line Training: On-line Training: ACS has these class to offer online for FRG’s for volunteers if your unable to take them in a class room setting. See flyer below for available class at the ACS. FRG Leader’s Training: The online Family Readiness Group Leader’s training is located on the ARMY ONE SOURCE website at https://www.myarmyonesource.com/skins/aos2/display_ajax.aspx?Mod uleID=a53b8c22-018c-40c9-b51f-d6a1263c9889. This is a Department of the Army site and does not include Fort Riley specific information. The FRG Leader’s Handbook and other FRG materials may also be downloaded from t ARMY ONE SOURCE under the ACS Mobilization and Deployment Readiness section/Operation READY at: https://www.myarmyonesource.com/FamilyProgramsandServices/Family Programs/MobilizationandDeploymentReadiness/OperationREADY/defaul t.aspx Funds custodian online training link http://www.riley.army.mil/Portals/0/Docs/Services/FamilyServices/Fun dsCustTng120608123904.pdf Funds custodian online test link http://www.riley.army.mil/Portals/0/Docs/Services/FamilyServices/Fun dsCustQuiz120629132646.pdf Key caller training online http://www.riley.army.mil/Portals/0/Docs/Services/FamilyServices/Key CallerTng120629112550.pdf Key Caller test online link http://www.riley.army.mil/Portals/0/Docs/Services/FamilyServices/Key CallerQuiz120629113116.pdf
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