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What is the Network meeting?

What is the Network meeting?

Fort Riley Network is a Command and Staff meeting for disseminating Family Readiness Group information.



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    December 2013  Network slides December 2013 Network slides Presentation Transcript

    • UNCLASSIFIED//FOUO Fort Riley Network/Victory Welcome 04 December 2013
    • Agenda Organizations Briefer • Severe Winter Weather Brief • DFMWR Megan Rutledge • DPTMS Steve Balderrama • SJA Elizabeth Thurston • IACH Ian Mann • Chaplain CH (COL) Rauch • Corvias Michelle Geering • DECA Peter Howell • Exchange Joann Enecial • Red Cross Katie Parvey • USO Jill Iwen • Manhattan Janet Nichols • Junction City John Seitz • Announcements • Calendar Email Address Phone Number 785.239.4983 785.239.2781 785.239.3117 785.240.7507 785.239.2799 785.717.2210 785.239.6621 785.784.4094 785.239.1887 785.2405327 785.776.8829 785.762.2632
    • DFMWR Megan Rutledge
    • Featured Events
    • Featured Events
    • CHANGE: NEW TIMES Christmas Celebration for MEB Families 14 December (Saturday) TFS (WTB Gym) – South of SFAC 1000-1300 1300-1600 1600-1900 Please register for one of the above times Call 239-8430 for reservations **Refreshments will be served** Activities for the Children Photos w/Santa Present from Santa Please come Join us for a Fun!!!
    • CHANGE: NEW TIMES 2013 Holiday Celebration with Santa for Deployed Families!!! Hearts Apart Eligible SESSION TIMES HAVE CHANGED 14 December - Saturday TFS (WTB Gym) – South of SFAC 1000-1300 1300-1600 1600-1900 Please register for one of the above times Call 239-9435 for reservations and ask for Outreach **Refreshments will be served** Activities for the Children Photos w/Santa Present from Santa Please come Join us for a Fun!!!
    • Featured Events
    • Sport Registration Deadlines Adult Sports: Register by Dec. 10 • Holiday Hoops Tourn • Dec.14 Youth Sports: • Raquetball- Dec. 28 • K-12 $20 YC Jingle Bell Rock Dance & Ugly Sweater Contest • Dec 13
    • Featured Events
    • Featured Events
    • Upcoming Events Cont. • December: – BOSS Snow Creek Trip (16th) • • • • Location: Snow Creek, Weston, MO Time: 1100-2300 Ski/Snowboarding Cost: $15/person • January: – Battle for the Hill Bowling Tournament (11th) • • • • Location: Custer Hill Bowling Center Time: 1800 Cost: $15 Battalion Teams compete for Battalion BOSS Funds
    • Upcoming Events Cont. • January: – Open Mic Night (15th) • • • • Location: Custer Hill Bowling Center Time: 1800 Every Wednesday starting Jan 15th Spoken word, poetry, comedy, vocal – X-Games (23rd-27th) • Location: Aspen, Colorado • Ski/Snowboard on all Snowmass Mountains. VIP passes for the X-Games.
    • DPTMS Operation Santa Claus
    • TOY DROP BOX LOCATIONS AND MONETARY CAN LOCATIONS Location Building 261 Stuart Avenue Phone:(785) 239-6944/2771 FORT RILEY ARMED FORCES BANK COMBAT AVIATION BRIGADE HEADDQUARTERS GARRISON HEADQUARTERS 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION HEADQUARTERS 1ST BRIGADE HEADQUARTERS 2ND BRIGADE HEADQUARTERS 4th BRIGADE HEADQUARTERS !st SUSTAINMENT HEADQUARTERS IRWIN ARMY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL IACH-PHYSICAL THERAPY FARRELLY HEALTH CLINIC POST EXCHANGE OPERATION SANTA CLAUS HEADQUARTERS ACS Hours Of Operation Monday – Friday 7:30 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. Saturday - 8:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. And by Appointments 239-2771 Extended hours available upon request. JUNCTION CITY WALMART (521 E. CHESTNUT ST.) COX BBQ (CHESTNUT) MERRITRUST DAILY UNION MANHATTAN KMART (401 E. POYNTZ AVE.) MANHATTAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE (501 POYNTZ AVE.) NAVY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION (4TH ST. NEXT TO DICK’S SPORTING GOODS) WALMART (102 BLUEMONT AVE.) WALGREENS (2719 ANDERSON AVE.) (325 BLUEMONT AVE.) MONETARY CAN LOCATIONS-OLNY FORT RILEY HABANERO’S MILITARY CLOTHING AND SALES WARRIOR ZONE Like Us On Facebook: Up Coming Events /Opsantafortrileyks 5 Dec-Garrison Tree Lighting 5:30 6,7,8 Dec-CL Hoover Opera House performance-A Wonderful Life bring a toy to donate 7 Dec-Christkindl Market Toy Collection 10:00am to 4:00pm (Ft. Riley Conference Center) 9 Dec-Cox’s BBQ Donation Toy Collection 11am to 9pm (J.C. Locations) 10% off meal when a toy is brought in 11 Dec-McCain Performance-Brian Setzer bring a toy to the event to donate 14 Dec-CL Hoover Opera House performance-!st Infantry Division Band bring a toy to the event 15 Dec-Kansas State Women’s Basketball Game Toy Collection 1pm game time bring a toy and GA tickets are $3
    • SJA
    • Fort Riley Tax Center • Grand Opening 22 January 2014 at 0900 – Closing Date: 16 April 2014 • Located in Bldg 7034 (Normandy and Bullard Street) • Hours of Operation – 0900-1800 Monday-Friday and 0900-1300 Saturdays • Bring with you: – Tax forms (W-2, 1098, etc) – Social Security cards (including family members) & photo IDs 18 – Power of Attorney, if necessary
    • IACH
    • ARMY WELLNESS CENTER Select SLIDE MASTER to Insert Briefing Title Here
    • ARMY WELLNESS CENTER • Programs are individualized to address your current needs, motivation and confidence level. • Programs are FREE!! (from private sources this testing would cost about $3,000) Front Desk 239.WELL (9355) VICTORY CENTER 7285 Normandy Drive (between ACS & Outdoor Pool) You set the goals; the AWC staff puts you on the path to achieving them!
    • Installation Chaplain CH (COL) Harry Rauch
    • • Unit Chaplains -Provide Religious Support to Soldiers/Family members/DoD Civilians • Family Life Chaplain – Center (Bldg. 510) -Provide Marriage and Family Counseling (785-239-3436). • Chapel Programs (details in Tri-Fold) - Catholic Program - Protestant Program - Gospel Program - Orthodox Program - Women’s Auxiliaries PWOC CWOC - Chapel Youth (MS/HS)
    • Events Ongoing Crossroads Youth Night MS/HS Youth meet every Wednesday, 18302000 at Morris Hill Chapel POC CH Breckenridge 240-7178 or Don Ericson, DRE 239-0979 Protestant Women of the Chapel (PWOC) Meets every Tuesday from 0900-1130 at Morris Hill Chapel. •Bible Study, Fellowship, Refreshments •Childcare provided For more information email Catholic Women of the Chapel (CWOC) •Meets every Wednesday from 0900-1130 at St. Mary’s Chapel. Bible Study, Breakfast, Rosary, Fellowship •Childcare provided For more information email Upcoming December •Christmas Services: Combined Protestant- 24 Dec, 1900 at Main Post Chapel Orthodox- 24 Dec, 1600 at Normandy Chapel Catholic- Children’s Mass- 24 Dec, 1630 at Morris Hill Chapel Mass- 25 Dec, 0000 at St. Mary’s Chapel Mass- 25 Dec, 0900 at Morris Hill Chapel Mass- 25 Dec, 1200 at IACH Chapel •Morris Hill Gospel Watch-Night - Tue. 31 Dec, 1900-0030 at Morris Hill Chapel January 2014 •10th - Victory Chapel Ribbon Cutting •K-12 and Adult Sunday School, AWANA starting at Victory Chapel •Jewish Rabbi Arriving February 2014 •13th - National Prayer Breakfast
    • •Tis The Season – Friday, December 6, 2 to 5:30 p.m. •Warner Peterson Community Center •Pictures with Santa, story time, crafts, and more! •Holiday Office Hours •December 24 – Community Offices open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. •December 25 – All Corvias Offices Closed •Corvias Foundation •Scholarship and grant applications now available online at •Ten 4-year scholarships will be awarded ($50,000 scholarships) •House Watch •Corvias program for residents who will be away for 7 days or longer. •House Watch ensures that Corvias is able to contact the resident in an emergency as well as to provide authorization for the Maintenance Team to watch/access the home.
    • DeCA Peter Howell
    • COMMISSARY • Holiday Operating Hours • Christmas Eve, Dec 24th – Closing at 1700 • Christmas Day, Dec 25th – Closed • Day After Christmas, Dec 26th – Closing at 1800 • New Year’s Day, Jan 1st – Closed • Day After New Year’s Day, Jan 2nd – Closing at 1800 • Scholarships for Military Children • Opened December 3, 2013 • Increased to $2,000 this year • Deadline to submit – February 28, 2014 • Full Details on or • ID Card Scanning • Postponed from the 11 November Start Date • Will Happen TBA • Must scan ID card before Transaction Begins
    • Choice Prime Rib $6.99 lb Pork Crown Roasts $1.36 lb
    • DeCA • Operation Santa Claus • Your support allowed for $2,000 in Value – 156 Toys • Sponsored by Crisco Cares Program • Sales Events • Crown or Rib Roasts – Pre-Order Please Sign up for Weekly Coupon Adds Link to Join Mailing List radio button
    • Exchange
    • In Store Cards
    • Sweepstakes
    • Holiday Hours at Main Exchange Main Store Holiday Hours 24 Dec – Tuesday 25 Dec - Wednesday 26 Dec – Thursday 31 Dec – Tuesday 01 Dec – Wednesday Holiday 0700-1600 closed Christmas Day 0900-2100 regular hours 1000-1800 1000-1800 New Year’s Day
    • Red Cross
    • For more Information: Contact Red Cross 785- 239-1887
    • USO
    • USO Fort Riley 6918 Trooper Drive Fort Riley, KS 785-240-5326 Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 8:00-6:00 pm Weekends and Holidays/Training Holidays 12:00-6:00 pm Games * CAC Computers* WIFI* Printing* Faxing * Movies* Library Breakfast Daily 8:00-10:00 am Lunch Daily 11:00-2:00 pm Upcoming No Dough Dinner Wednesday, December 11th 5:00-6:30 251 Cameron Ave Fort Riley, KS Sponsor: Manhattan MRC Menu: Homemade Beef Stew Upcoming USO events: 06 Dec 07 Dec 14 Dec 14 -25 Dec 25 Dec USO Tree Lighting Ceremony Trees for Troops hot chocolate/cider booth Operation North Pole USO Jolly Days Christmas at the USO Fort Riley ®
    • Manhattan
    • December in Manhattan * McCain Performance Series shows– there are two great shows at McCain in December! Find their calendar at * Horse Drawn Carriage Rides! Two locations, Blue Earth Plaza and Aggieville. Plaza rides run Fri. Sat. Sun. Dec 7-22 from 5-8 pm. and are free with a non-perishable food donation. Aggieville rides are Dec 13-14 & 20-21 from 4-7 pm. Rides are free. Wrap it Up- this craft show runs through Dec. 24 at the Manhattan Arts Center. Hand crafted pieces make perfect holiday gifts! Mon-Fri noon-5 Sat 10-4 Sun noon-4. 785-537-4420 • Holiday Home Tour- the home tour is Dec 8 from 11 am to 5 pm and features Manhattan homes decked out to the nines in holiday cheer. Visit featured homes like the Kappa Delta House and a local bed and breakfast home. $20/person advance, $25 at the door. Call 785-532-6425 Mayor’s Christmas Spirit of the Holidays Lighted Parade– see Santa, a great parade and a tree lighting ceremony! It’s December 6 at 6 p.m. The parade begins at the mall and ends in Aggieville. 785-537-0730 • Little Apple Ball Drop– Starting at 10 p.m. Moro St. in Aggieville will become “Broadway” in honor of the Big Apple! There will be emcees, laser lights, fireworks and the big countdown with an apple drop at midnight! More than 10,000 attend!
    • Junction City
    • It’s Happening in JC December 13 December 14 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM 11:00 AM Junction City Arts Council Winter Art Walk Begin at C.L. Hoover Opera House W. 7th St. & N. Washington St. Wreaths Across America Heritage Park
    • It’s Happening in JC
    • The arts are 2013-2014 Performance Season Junction City Little Theater presents A onderfulLife December 6 & 7 7:30 pm December 8 2:00 pm 1ID BAND – HOLIDAY CONCERT Dec 14 3:00 & 7:00 p.m. This show-stopping FREE concert celebrates the season in grand style. General admission seating – tickets required for entry. Call the box office to reserve your tickets today. Art, Music, Fitness & Ballroom Dance Classes 135 W. 7th Junction City Tickets: 785-238-3906 Adult $17 Military $15 Student $10 CLASSIC FILM: HOLIDAY INN Dec 22 3:00p.m. HOLIDAY ART WALK Dec 13 5:00p.m. Enjoy displays by local artists, performances by the Geary County Children’s Choir and JCHS Chamber Orchestra, a visit with Santa and more! The Bing Crosby & Fred Astaire classic the way it was meant to be – on the big screen! Admission is just $2 and the popcorn is always free! Live Performances Classic Films Community Theatre Box Office: 785-238-3906
    • Advanced Tickets: $10 Event Day Tickets: $12
    • December 2013 Sunday 1 1Dec-28Feb Skeet and Trap Introductory Clinic, ODR Monday 2 2Dec- 15Mar Intramural Basketball Season, KFH Tuesday 3 Wednesday 4 Thursday 5 Holiday Tree Lighting Friday 6 Saturday 7 630-830pm Library Movie Night 9am Holiday Hoops Basketball Tournament 1Dec-28Feb Fort Riley Frosty Contest, ODR 10-4pm Christkindl, RCC 8pm Comedy Night at Rally Point 12-4pm Historic Tour of Homes 8 9 10 11 5-6:30 pm USO No Dough Dinner 12 13 14 1-3pm Santa at the Library 10-1pm Scuba Santa, Eyster Operation North Pole Operation Santa Claus 9-13th Winter Dance Open House 15 12-6pm Bowling with Santa 16 22 523 13-14th Toy Run 17 18 19 20 21 130-4pm Family Climb Time, Craig Gym 24 25 26 27 28 BOSS Snow Creek Trip (Weston, Missouri) 24-25th Christmas Observance 29 30 31 8pm-1am Bowling New Years Party at Custer Hill Bowling Center 9pm-1am New Years Party at Warrior Zone 31DEC-1 JAN New Years Observance Red = Community Event
    • January 2014 Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday 1 Red = Community Event Thursday Friday Saturday 2 3 4 Battle of Butterball Bulge, KFH 9 10 11 1-3pm Patron Appreciation Party, Library 31DEC-1 JAN New Years Observance 5 6 XQuest, KFH Fit4Life, KFH NewU, KFH 12 Family 40 Frame Tournament, Bowling 7 13 14 8 6pm Bowling Tournament at Custer Hill Bowling Center 15 16 17 18 1800 Open Mic Night at Custer Hill Bowling Center 17-20th Martin Luther King JR Birthday Observance 19 20 21 22 23 24 1800 Open Mic Night at Custer Hill Bowling Center 17-20th Martin Luther King JR Birthday Observance 26 27 23-27th BOSS X- Games Aspen Trip… 28 29 1800 Open Mic Night at Custer Hill Bowling Center …. X-Games Trip Continued. 25 130-4pm Singles Racquetball Tournament 130-4 Family Climb Time, Craig Gym 630-830pm Library Movie Night 30 31
    • Closing Remarks