Weekly News Update
27 November 2013
Please pass along to Soldiers, Family and Friends of
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1st Infantry Division page
at http://www.riley.army.mil/default.aspx .
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Don't forget to RSVP for our December
luncheon on DEC 5th! Childcare reservations
will close for this event next Wednesday (27
Nov). Luncheon reservations close on 1
December. Bring a wrapped gift ($10) for the
exchange. We will see you there
Kids ages 12 & under:
Free (limit 2 per family)
is due with your reservation.
Reservation deadline is Monday, To pay online, click here. Be
December 2nd. Space is limited! sure to type "Cookies with
Santa," and the session you
Click here for a printable Cookies wish to attend, in the
with Santa Registration Form. You comment box.
may mail in or fax your form back Questions? Contact Debbie at
to us at (785) 820-8433.
785-827-9488 ext. 114 or
You must submit a reservation
form, whether you mail in your
payment or pay online.
Wreaths Across America will
host ceremonies on 14
December .Volunteers will be
placing wreaths at the graves
of soldiers in designated
sections at each of the two
local cemeteries in the county
following brief ceremonies that
begin at 11 a.m. during which
wreaths for each branch of the
military will be layed.
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Government. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the United
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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
ModuleID=a53b8c22-018c-40c9-b51f-d6a1263c9889. This is a
Department of the Army site and does not include Fort Riley specific
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:
FRG Funds Custodian Training and Test
FRG Key Caller Training and Test
Thrift Savings Plan: http://www.tsp.gov
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:
Dental Care: http://www.tricare.mil/mybenefit/ProfileFilter.do?&puri=%2Fhome%2FDental
TRICARE Online: http://www.tricareonline.com
DEERS Enrollment Online: http://tricare.mil/mybenefit/home/overview/Eligibility/DEERS
DoD Education Activity http://www.dodea.edu/home
GI Bill: http://www.gibill.va.gov
PX : http://www.aafes.com
US Postal Service: http://www.usps.com
National weather Service: http://www.nws.noaa.gov