Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
1 abct 25 june weekly newsbreak
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

1 abct 25 june weekly newsbreak

26
views

Published on

Published in: Entertainment & Humor

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
26
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 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?fref=ts 1EN Facebook: 1st Engineer Battalion https://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/1st-Engineer-Battalion/213537042961 ______________________________________________________________________________ 25 June 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. 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. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! 27 June & 28 June F.R.O.G. Youth Trap & Skeet Camp 2014: Ft Riley Outdoorsmen Group will be conducting its 2014 Youth Trap & Skeet Camp in six small-group sessions. Dependant youth of active military ages 12-16, each sessions limited to five students, Youth may register for one session, This camp is FREE to participants, Registration is now OPEN. Contact Ollie Hunter at 785-239-2032/913- 775-2760/785-320-6731 or by email at oliver.h.hunter@us.army.mil 26,27,28,29 June Country Stampede. For FREE Tickets for Military Appreciation Day Sunday, June 29th please see the brigade staff duty. For more information on this event visit their website at http://countrystampede.com/ 27 June Cosmic Bingo @ Rally Point: Must be 18+ only for this event. Glow in the dark Bingo Fun! Doors open at 6pm and bingo starts at 7pm. $25 but in includes bingo package and glow novelties. Dancing, Fun games and Great prizes. More details call 785-784-5434. 27-29 June 1ABCT Spouse Strong Bonds Retreat for Spouse’s of Deployed Soldiers: Spouse’s of 1ABCT there will be a Strong Bonds Retreat of Deployed Soldiers scheduled for 27-29 June 2014 in Topeka at Capital Plaza Hotel. You will need to Register by Monday, 23 June 2014 with your Rear-Detachment Commanders. There are only 20 slots available so make sure you check with your rear detachment commanders to see how many each Battalion has for the slots available. 28 June Join us for this years annual Meatloaf Cook-Off & Festival! This day-long downtown family fun festival includes a meatloaf & pie bake-off contests plus many activities and attractions. Located in Paxico Kansas. For more information http://paxicomerchants.com/carshow.htm June 28th from 9am-2pm, Family Canoe Trip the location is TBD, registration is required in advance. Must be 5 or older for more information contact Outdoor Recreation 785-239-2363 28 June Hildebrand Farms June Dairy Month : We hope you'll join us for our annual June Dairy Month Celebration Saturday, June 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. We'll have free farm tours, make-your-own ice cream station, hay bale play area and corn pit for the kids, milking demonstrations and of course free product samples. Come and enjoy a day on the farm! 29 June 1,2,3,4 July Sundown Salute Junction City. 29 June is a community church service. 1,2,3,4 July Come celebrate the annual largest FREE Independence Day celebration in Kansas. Features Carnival, Vendors, National Recording Artist, Local and Regional Music, Crafters, Car Show, and Fireworks on the 4th. COORS FREEDOM RUN on the 4th. 10 K run, cash prizes. For more information on this event http://sundownsalute.org/#/bands-and-events/
  • 4. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! 29 June 1,2,3,4 July Sundown Salute Junction City. 29 June is a community church service. 1,2,3,4 July Come celebrate the annual largest FREE Independence Day celebration in Kansas. Features Carnival, Vendors, National Recording Artist, Local and Regional Music, Crafters, Car Show, and Fireworks on the 4th. COORS FREEDOM RUN on the 4th. 10 K run, cash prizes. For more information on this event http://sundownsalute.org/#/bands-and-events/ 2-5 July Junction City Sundown Salute flyer attached. 4 July Wamego Independence Day Celebration Events: Check out schedule of events on flyer below. 2 July Yoga at the Library : 1:00pmFort Riley Post Library . For more information see attached flyer. 12 July Aloha Nights : 6-9 pm Spend an evening in paradise as Custer Hill Pool transforms into an island oasis for a pig roast, music, games and more! Admission costs just $10 per person, or $25 per family. For more information, call 785-239-5860.7465 Normandy Drive. For more information see attached flyer. 14-18 July Trip to Africa this summer without leaving the country Event: 4th & 5th Graders: Junction City Arts Council offering a two week art camp focusing on African tribal masks. Children will be encouraged to come up with their own African mask stories and designs. Classes will be held at the C.L. Hoover Opera House. 1-3pm Cost: $50 Limit 10. Call 785-762-2581 See flyer below 14-25 July Hip Hop Camp: Thinking about signing your child up for our next Hip Hop Explosion Camp? Come check out our 1st performance on Friday, June 25th at 6:30. Then register for the July 14 - 25 camp!! 19 July Prairie 10-5-2 Run . This run consists of three different races, a 10-mile race, a 5-mile race and a 2-mile race. All races are open to the Fort Riley military community and the general public. For more information on this event see the attached flyer or call 785- 239-3945. 19 July Watermelon Social Saturday, July 19 at 1:00pmFort Riley Post Library
  • 5. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! 21 July Night is back at Rally Point : Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $10 in advance and $12 at the door and are available at Rally Point. Cash only, please. Guests must be age 18 or older. Comedy Night takes place on the first Saturday of each month, excluding holidays. Rally Point is located at 2600 Trooper Drive. For more information, visit rileymwr.com/rallypoint or call (785) 784-5434. 21 July Meritrust Financial Bootcamp: Meritrust Junction City Financial Bootcamp Rock Springs 4-H Camp Transportation (from JC Meritrust branch) & lunch and snacks provided 5th through 8th grades: July 21 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Download the Junction City Financial Bootcamp application here. https://www.meritrustcu.org/wp-content/uploads/Junction CityFinancial-Camp - Application.pdf> 21-25 July Teen Power Camp Ft Riley Training Center: CYSS is offering a Teen Camp to Military children in or entering high school in the next year. The camp consists of 5 day resilience and performance enhancement curriculum to increase awareness, knowledge and appreciation of how the mind influences performance as future leaders in school, sports or otherwise. 9am-4pm @ Victory Center Bldg 7285 Normandy Dr. RSVP by calling 785-240-3261. See Flyer below. 21-25 July Trip to Africa this summer without leaving the country Event: 4th & 5th Graders: Junction City Arts Council offering a two week art camp focusing on African tribal masks. Children will be encouraged to come up with their own African mask stories and designs. Classes will be held at the C.L. Hoover Opera House. 1-3pm Cost: $50 Limit 10. Call 785-762-2581 See flyer below 26 July Movie night at the library 6:30pm . Lady and the Tramp For more information please see attached flyer. 2014 Yellow Ribbon Social Schedule: Is your spouse deployed, TDY or on rotation to NTC or JRTC? If you answered yes to either one of these they you are able to attend the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce Yellow Ribbon Social Group for spouses. They meet monthly at various locations in the Manhattan community. Join them for great food, make some new friends and build a support team filled with folds who know what you are going through. The events are all “Dutch-Style” meaning you spend as much or as little as you would like per your outing. They DO NOT ALLOW Children at these events. So spouse if you can get a sitting for a few hours on these nights it’s a great way to get out and have some great fun. See Flyer below for scheduled events for the rest of the 2014 calendar. You will contact Janet Nichols at 785-776-8829 or janet@manhattan.org for RSVP for the events.
  • 6. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! July Classes The Ft. Riley Red Cross Deployment Workshops : This excellent course offers guidelines for increasing resiliency in ourselves and our children . It can also serve as a useful link to connect you with other military families in your community. See Flyer below for various dates during the month of July. If you are interested in any of the classes you’ll need to register at riley@redcross.org or call 785-239-1887. Free on-site childcare available for those who RSVP by July 8th. Summer Events in Manhattan: upcoming Yellow Ribbon Social’s for June 17 @ McAlister’s Deli Military Family Appreciation Night at the Kaw Valley Rodeo-Thursday 24 July at Cico Park; 5:30pm FREE Pre-rodeo tickets to 1,500 Soldiers and Families. Arts in the Park 23 May-15 August at 8pm. FREE at Manhattan City Park Norvell Band Shell. Wildflower Walk on the Konza Prairie: 1 June 6pm-9pm-check out the Manhattan Military Relations flyer below.
  • 7. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 8. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 9. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 10. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 11. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 12. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 13. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 14. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 15. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 16. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 17. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 18. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 19. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 20. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 21. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 22. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! .
  • 23. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST!
  • 24. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! .
  • 25. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! .
  • 26. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! .
  • 27. 1ST ABCT, 1ID America’s First– DEVILS! DUTY FIRST! Tornadoes Season is here: It’s time to MAKE A PLAN- They can strike any time and quickly! See the flyer below for Quick facts you should know and how to prepare!
  • 28. 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