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  1. 1. FRSA Flash April 13, 2012 FRSA FLASH FRG Meetings / Events HHT FRG Meeting TBD A Troop FRG Meeting TBD A Co., 2-10 FRG Meeting TBD B Co., 1-10 FRG Meeting TBD C Troop FRG Meeting TBD D Troop FRG Administrative MTG 19 April 1730– Sq Classroom E Troop FRG Meeting TBD TF Six Shooters This week’s issue includes Pg 2 = Announcements 6-6 CAV Pg 6 = Upcoming Events Pg 10 = Upcoming Training Pg 12 = Chapel ServicesFORT DRUM Pg 15 = Things to Do Pg 16= Youth Fun and Activities Pg 18 = Single Soldier Events Pg 21 = FRG Corner Please Enjoy! Contents of this newsletter are compiled from multiple Military Family news sources. Materials presented does not represent the views or endorsement of Task Force Six Shooters, 6-6 CAV or the Army. This material is for personal use of the readers. All readers are encouraged to do further research for all applicable restrictions and guidelines.
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  4. 4. FOR DRUM THRIFT SHOP, Inc. Are you PCSing? Are your closets and storage rooms bustingat the seams? Do you have too much junk in the house that youwant to get rid of? Would you like to make some extra MONEYwhile cleaning it out? If you said YES to any of these questions,then you need to head on over to the FORT DRUM GIFT SHOP!Or call 315-772-7189 to set up a PCS appointment! The Fort Drum Gift Shop is your one stop shop to get rid ofall your unwanted items or to acquire more treasures! We take do-nations 24 hours a day in our front lobby or we offer consign-ments daily from 0930-1230. We also offer PCS appointments toanyone who is within 90 days of PCS/ETSing in or out of post.What is a PCS appointment you ask? A PCS appointment allowsyou to do 1 LARGE Consignment Drop Off and you’ll be assured your consignment check will be for- warded to you. The Thrift Shop is OPEN Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 0930-1400. We are located on old post, Bldg. P55 First St. & Quartermaster Rd. For Sale Specials, Consignment Info or Donation Info call 315-772-7189 or visit us on the WEB @ thriftshopinc.webs.comPage 4 TF SIX SHOOTERS 6-6 CAV
  5. 5. Local Food Pantries PANTRY SITE ADDRESS PHONE NUMBERCAPC 518 Davidson St. Watertown 782-4900Faith Fellowship 131 Moore Ave Watertown 782-4421Urban Mission 47 Factory St. Watertown 782-8440Adams– Rhode Center 2 E. Church St Adams 232-2621Alex Bay Reform Church Reformed Church 54 Church St. Alex Bay 482-9426 324-5966Antwerp 45 Main St. Antwerp 13608 659-2419Cape Vincent United Church United Church of Cape Vincent 654-4555 260 E. Broadway, Cape Vincent 654-3302Carthage V.E,M. 452 S. Washington St. 493-1341Chaumont Naturally Yours Dried Flowers 649-2424 11933 Academy St, ChaumontClayton St. Mary’s Church 686-5164St. Mary’s Church 521 James St, ClaytonDepauville A New Life A New Life 686-0227 32498 Rte 12, DepauvilleEvans Mills St. Mary’s Church St. Mary’s Catholic Church 629-4683 8412 Main St., Evans MillsLafargeVille Orleans Outreach Orleans Outreach Building 658-2642 LafargeVillePhiladelphia Indian River Baptist Church 628-3122 42 Main St. Philadelphia 1367Redwood St Paul’s Fellowship Hall 482-2914 Redwood 482-4029Sackets Harbor St.. Andrews Catholic Church 646-3341 110 E. Main St. Sackets HarborTheresa Old Methodist Church, Theresa 628-5001 Page 5
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  8. 8. At the Movies Salmon Run Stadium 12 Post Theater Now playing Playing @ 6 Reel Time, Bldg 10725The Cabin in the Woods (R) North Riva RidgeLockout (PG-13)The Three Stooges (PG) Thursday - 12 AprAmerican Reunion (R) Act of Valor (R) - 7pm All Seats for this showing are $1Titanic 3D (PG-13)Mirror Mirror (PG) Friday - 13 AprWrath of the Titans (PG-13) Gone (PG-13) 7pmWrath of the Titans (3D)(PG-13) Project X (R) 9:30pmThe Hunger Games (PG-13) Saturday - 14 AprThe Raid: Redemption (R) Dr. Seuss the Lorax (PG) - 2pm21 Jump Street (R)Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax (PG) Sunday - 8 Apr Dr. Seuss the Lorax (PG) - 2pm Gone (PG-13) - 5pm *Admission for all shows is $4.50 for adults; $2.25 for children ages 6-11; under 5 is free Call 772-5571 for more informationFRSA FLASH Page 8
  9. 9. Recurring Events Sports Office: Sign up for sporting events through the FT. Drum Fitness, Athletics, and Aquatics Sports Office in the Magrath Sports Complex, 772-6663. Rosters are due in advance in order to participate. Water Aerobics—Every Mon, Tue, Thu, & Fri 10:30a—11:30a. Aerobics and Fitness Classes— Mon- day—Friday. Jim Moshier 772-6663. Pine Plains Bowling Center: *Daily Bowling Specials—Bowl a Lunch—Mon-Fri; Bowl Two, Get One Free—Tuesday; All You Can Bowl Wednesdays; All You Can Bowl Cosmic Bowling Thursdays; Pay as you Play Cosmic Bowling Saturdays; Sunday Family Bowling Special; and All-You-Can-Bowl Sunday. Also have Birthday Packages. * Lil’ Skeeter’s BBQ Restaurant is famous for honey smoked barbeques and sauces. Get fresh made pizza & wings. Dine in/take out. Jeanne Layhee 772-6601. Adventure Training: Most trips & events are free or at a nominal fee for Soldiers & guest, call 772-4010 for details. ATV Safety Courses—available by request. Extreme Sports for Recreation & Training— Orienteering. Hunting & Fishing, ATV’s, Sportsman Shooting, Rock/Mountain Climbing, Skydiving, White- water Rafting. Murray Averill 772-4010. Arts & Crafts: Classes are regularly scheduled for crafts such as hand building clay, glass fusion, stained glass, sewing, quilting, knitting, watercolor painting, photography and framing, etc. Studios—are avail- able at a walk in basis for $1 per hour or $4 per day. Retail Store—Art and craft supplies are available in the retail store. Terry Buckley 772-5606 Parks & Recreation: Remington Park RV Campground & Cabins—Reservations 772-5435. Party Equipment Rental—Make your next family or unit function a success. Rent large grills, popcorn, cotton candy and sno-cone makers, inflatable bouncies, tables, chairs, coolers, ice & dunking booth. Leisure Travel Services—Travel Center Discount Tickets—Stop in and check out the available discount tickets for local & out of state attractions. Gene Spencer 772-8222. Tell Fort Drum how they are doing! Let your voice be heard through ICE Comments! ICE is Interactive Customer Evaluation This is where you can provide all types of feedback on various services offered throughout Fort Drum. Visit Enter “Drum” in the search boxPage 9 TF SIX SHOOTERS
  10. 10. Upcoming Training Family Readiness Classes AFTB Level 1&2&3 Spring Marathon 9a-4p Apr 16-20 , 2012 @ ACS Key Caller Training 5p-6:30p May 8, 2012 @ ACS FRG Leader Training 9a—1p May 14, 2012 @ ACS Informal Funds Training 2p-3p, 5-6p May 14, 2012 @ ACS Key Caller Training 2p-3:30p May 8, 2012 @ ACS EFMP Support Group 11:30a-1p Apr 17, 2012 @ ACS OPSEC Safety 10:30a-12:00 Apr 30, 2012 @ ACS NOTE: All classes held in ACS ballroom unless otherwise noted, please call 772-0470/2848 for reservations. *Childcare available for all classes except 5-6pm Informal Funds, childcare information is required 6 business days prior to each class. Let the Financial Readiness Program help get your Financial House into order. Call 772-0050 1st Term Soldier Training 830a-4p Wednesdays Call for Location Budget Management 9a-12p Apr 23 @ ACS Federal Employment Workshop 9:30a-11:30a Apr 26 @ACS Classes OfferedBudget Development Every Thursday 1800-2030 @ ACSEnglish for Speakers of Other Lang. Every Tuesday & Thursday 0900-1200 @ ACSWoodworking Safety/Orientation Every Saturday 1000 @ Arts & Crafts Bldg.Ceramics Every Saturday 1100 @ Arts & Crafts Bldg.Guitar Making Class Every Saturday 1300-1600 @ Arts & CraftsEFMP Support Group 2nd Tuesday of each month 1130a @ ACS 10th CAB FRG Training Day 9 May 2012 Classes will be taking place in the 2-10 Classroom. Schedule has not been put out yet. Classes being offered are FRG Leader, Key Caller, Informal Funds and possibly OPSEC. Sign up for child- care before 24 April 2012. Talk to Mrs. Tiffany Woods if interested 774-1306. FRSA FLASH Page 10
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  12. 12. CHAPEL SERVICES What’s happening at the Chapel?A Chaplain is always as close as a phone call away. After duty hours, call 772-5647 and ask for the duty Chaplain.St. Michael’s Catholic Congregation (772-0160): Catholic Mom’s Group meetsMondays @ 10a at the Main Post Chapel, offering moms an opportunity to gatherfor adult conversation, while their children play in a safe environment. Theology atthe Commons is an informal meeting for adults, held monthly.Military Council of Catholic Women (772-0160): MCCW meets Wednesdays @930a at the Main Post Chapel. The first Friday of the month includes Adoration &Mass. Rosary for Peace meets Wednesdays @ 1130a in the Blessed SacramentChapel. Child Care is available.Protestant Women of the Chapel (772-5591): PWOC would like to invite you tojoin them for fellowship, friendship, and faith. They have bible studies, programdays, movie nights, and other activities. Join them any time. Bible studies are on-going! Free childcare is provided! They come together on Thursdays 0930 at theMain Post Chapel. POC is Meredith at Education (772-5591): Catholic Religious Education Program is heldSundays @ 930a; RCIA meets Sundays @ 1230p. Catholic Youth meets @ 1230 atthe Youth Services Bldg. Protestant Religious Education meets on Sundays @1100a; studies for adults & children. AWANA meets Wednesdays @ 1730p. Teensof the Chapel meet Sundays @ 1730 at the Youth Services Building. FRSA FLASH Page 12
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  14. 14. Local Places to VisitSci-Tech Center of Northern New York—54 Stone Street, Watertown, NY 13601. Phone: 315-788-1340Web-site: The Sci-Tech Center of Northern New York is a year-round, hands-on mu-seum of science and technology. Adults $4 Children $3 (under 3 free) Seniors (over 55) $2 Family (2 adults)$14. Open Friday & Saturday 10:00am—4:00pm.NYS Zoo at Thompson Park—1 Thompson Park, Watertown, NY 13601. Phone: 315-782-6180. December—February: Open Sat & Sun 10am—4pm (admission not accepted after 3:30pm);Closed Monday—Friday, Christmas Day and News Years Day. Admission is Adults $7; Child (ages 4-12) $4;Children 3 & under FREE; Seniors $5Jefferson County Historical Society Museum— 228 Washington Street, Watertown, NY 13601. Phone:315- 782-3491. Website: Members….FREE; under 5 yrs…FREE; Stu-dents…$4; Adults…$6; Seniors…$5; Active Duty Military & their Spouses…$5. Open Tuesday-Friday 10am—5pm and Saturday 10am—4pm.Showtime Skating—144 Eastern Blvd (located in the Olde Hackett’s Building on State Street). Phone: 315-779-8877. Website: Wednesday & Thurs-day 3p-8p $4.00; Friday 5p-11p $6.00;Saturday 11a-11p $6.00; Sunday 2p-8p $6.00. Includes Skate Rental. Showtime Skating is open for all agesand for anyone looking to have a good and safe time roller skating.Pla-More Lanes— 577 State Street, Watertown, NY 13601. Phone: 315-786-3356. Shoes—$2.25; Monday- Thursday $2.50 per game; Friday-Sunday $3.00 per game;Senior (over 65) $2.25 per game; In House League Bowlers-20% off. Hours of Operation are: Monday thruThursday 1p-5p; Friday 1p-5p & 9p- 11p; Saturday 1p-11p; Sunday 1p-4p FRSA FLASH Page 14
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  18. 18. Single Soldier Events BOSS Bldg. T-2190 - 772-7807 All Soldiers are welcome to stop into the BOSS Center and check out all that BOSS has to offer. Open Wed - Sun 11am - 11 pm. The great room is a large open area with a fireplace, comfortable lounge furniture, large screen TV’s, movie theatre screen with surround sound and gaming stations. There is wireless internet, a cyber lounge, another game room with pool, air hockey and fooseball tables and more TV gaming machines and a large media room with comfortable recliners in theater seating and a giant screen TV. Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament This will be the third of four Fort Drum BOSS Texas Hold’em Tournaments. The tournament is located at the Commons in the Winners Circle. Doors open at noon for tournament registration. The deals will begin at 1 pm, and at that time registration will be closed. Players will be provided a beginning bank of a set amount of chips. Players will continue until they are out.. There is $350 in prize money. This event is open to all Soldiers and DoD Civilians. NO BUY IN FEE Apr 14 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .noon BOSS Gaming Tournament The BOSS facility has gaming systems, controllers, and big screen HD TVs. All we need is you. Compete against the best gamers on Fort Drum playing the newest games. Winners receive prize money! Video Roulette will be played to determine at what game players will be competing . $300 in prize money. Registration from 5 -7 pm. Apr 26 . . . . . . .gaming starts 7 pmFRSA FLASH Page 18
  19. 19. Boss Takes You To The Movies Boss will supply transportation to and from the REEL TIME Theater on Fort Drum. Soldiers must call at least one hour prior to the movie time to schedule a pick up. Soldiers being transported in a BOSS vehicle will be given a discounted admission to the movie and a REEL TIME Express Voucher from the EXCHANGE. Rides are available for Friday and Saturday night movies only. Call 772-7807. Ultimate Fighting Championship Check out the Pay-Per-View UFC Fight Night at the Winner’s Circle Sports Bar. Pre fight activities begin at 9 pm with the main vent beginning at 10 pm. Brought to you FREE by BOSS. Transportation provided to and from Barracks call BOSS. Apr 21 . .UFC 145 - Jones vs Evans TF SIX SHOOTERS STRONG BONDS SINGLE SOLDIER RETREAT Northwood’s Inn (518)523-1818 2520 Main Street Lake Placid, NY 12946 10th-11th MAY 2012 “THE 5 LOVE LANGUAGES” LODGING, MEALS, AND TRANSPORATION ARE ALL PROVIDED POC 6-6 AVN: SPC SPRINGER: 315-774-1303/801-673-3068Page 19 TF SIX SHOOTERS
  20. 20. Volunteer OpportunitiesFRSA FLASH Page 20
  21. 21. FRG CornerHHT 6-6 Squadron FRSACecilia Navarro 630-660-0177 Mrs. Tiffany Woods 315-774-1306A Troop 6-6 Staff DutyMeghann Terry 502-797-0429 TF Six Shooters 315-774-1300Amanda Murphy 813-732-1065 Brigade 315-774-1100A Company 2-10 TF Six Shooters ChaplainMelissa Rexroad 315-405-5304 CPT Hurst 315-774-1303B Company 1-10 MFLCAlisha Monette 423-782-9202 John Bye-TorreC Troop 6-6 315-608-0584Erin Milas 847-702-2898Kerrie Lee 315-777-4962D Troop 6-6 Do you know who your FRG leader is? Please check out ourKim Hill 315-405-8347 list of leaders, find yours andHeather Ketchmark 912-657-4012 contact them today!E Troop 6-6Emily Sivula 651-353-6926Julie Moore 989-482-9926 TF Six Shooters Advisors Trish Downey 315-608-1688 Theresa McGuire 315-773-3685