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  1. 1. FRSA Flash April 19, 2012 FRSA FLASH FRG Meetings / Events HHT FRG Meeting 4 May 6pm Squadron Classroom A Troop FRG Meeting TBD A Co., 2-10 FRG Meeting/Bowling 21 April 1 pm B Co., 1-10 FRG Meeting TBD C Troop FRG Meeting TBD D Troop FRG Administrative MTG 19 April 5:30 pm Squadron Classroom TF Six Shooters E Troop FRG Meeting 21 April 1000 Troop CP 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. FORT 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 THRIFTSHOP! Or call 315-772-7189 to set up a PCS appointment! The Fort Drum Thrift 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 - 19 AprAmerican Reunion (R) Project X (R) All Seats for this showing are $1Titanic 3D (PG-13)Mirror Mirror (PG) Friday - 20 AprWrath of the Titans (PG-13) John Carter (PG-13) 7pmWrath of the Titans (3D)(PG-13) Silent House (R) 9:30pmThe Hunger Games (PG-13) Saturday - 21 AprThe Raid: Redemption (R) The Lorax (PG) - 2pm21 Jump Street (R) John Carter (PG-13) 7pmDr. Seuss’ The Lorax (PG) Silent House (R) 9:30pm Starting Friday Sunday - 22 AprChimpanzee (G) The Lorax (PG) - 2pmThe Lucky One (PG-13) John Carter (PG-13) - 5pmThink Like a Man (PG-13) *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. Black River Drive In Tell Fort Drum how they are doing! 28035 NYS Rt 3 Black River, NY Let your voice be heard through 315-773-8604 ICE Comments!Triple Feature all weekend long.Playing Fri,Sat,Sun April 20,21,22 "The Three Stooges" rated ICE is Interactive Customer EvaluationPG, "This Means War" rated pg 13, and "Red Tail" rated pg13. This is where you can provide all types of feedback on various services offered throughout Fort Drum.Playing order Fri– This Means War, Three Stooges, Red Tail Visit Enter “Drum” in the search boxSat– Three Stooges, This Means War, Red Tail,Sun - Red Tail, This Means War, Three Stooges.Showtime starting at about 8:20pm Admission is $7 for 12 Page 9 TF SIX SHOOTERS
  10. 10. Upcoming Training Family Readiness ClassesAFTB Level 1 9a-4p May 9 &10 @ACSAFTB Level II 9a-4p May 22 &23 , 2012 @ ACSKey Caller Training 5p-6:30p May 8, 2012 @ ACSFRG Leader Training 9a-12p May 14, 2012 @ ACSInformal Funds Training 5-6p May 14, 2012 @ ACSKey Caller Training 2p-3:30p May 8, 2012 @ ACSOPSEC Safety 10:30a-12:00 Apr 30, 2012 @ ACSNOTE: All classes held in ACS ballroom unless otherwise noted, please call 772-0470/2848 for reserva-tions. 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 Home Buying Class 9:30a-11:30p May 14, 2012 Budget Management 9:30a-12p Apr 23 @ ACS Federal Employment Workshop 9:30a-11:30a Apr 26 @ACSFRSA FLASH Page 10
  11. 11. Upcoming Training 10th CAB FRG Training Day 9 May 2012 Classes will be taking place in the 2-10 Classroom, Bldg 19912. Time schedule for each class has not been put out yet. Classes being offered are FRG Leader and Informal Funds. The deadline to sign up for childcare is before 24 April 2012. More details will be coming out as I receive them. Please contact your FRG Leader or your unit FRSA, Tiffany Woods, 315-774-1306 if you plan on attending. Exceptional Family Member Program 315-772-5476 EFMP now has a System Navigator available to help EFMP families regis- ter for benefits and programs. EFMP Support Group Meeting- Understanding Disability Laws and Pro- tecting your Exceptional Family Member May 8, 2012 11:30a-1p Respite Care Training- May 14, 2012 9a-11a Special Olympics Event Day at Pine Plains Plaza May 18, 2012 10a-2p EFMP Autism Support Group Meeting May 25, 2012 9a-11aPage 11 TF SIX SHOOTERS
  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. 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 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. 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 315-774-1303Wendy Rittichier 419-481-1447 MFLCB Company 1-10 John Bye-TorreAlisha Monette 423-782-9202 315-608-0584C Troop 6-6Erin Milas 847-702-2898Kerrie Lee 315-777-4962 Do you know who your FRG leader is? Please check out ourD Troop 6-6 list of leaders, find yours andKim Hill 315-405-8347 contact them today!Heather Ketchmark 912-657-4012E 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