Weekly Update August 17, 2012 Dagger Employment Workshop Dragon Spouse t-shirts Military One Source Ice Cream Social Float a boat Milford Lake Extreme Outdoor Water Festival Manhattan Summer Blast Battalion throws (blankets) Weather link and Kansas map broken down by counties. Useful websites Mimi Woodworth LIKE us on facebook Family Readiness Support Assistanthttp://www.facebook.com/pages/1-ID-2HBCT-1-63CAB/221149081082?ref=ts 1st Combined Arms Battalion 63rd Armor 1-785-240-4529Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by tradename, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute orimply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the United StatesGovernment. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do notnecessarily state or reflect those of the United States Government, and shall notbe used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
Dagger Employment WorkshopLimited space is available. Please email Mimi Woodworth1-63 AR FRSA to register for this workshop,firstname.lastname@example.org Please note childcare willNOT available.
Dragon Spouse Challenge T-shirts If you would like to order a Dragon Spouse t-shirt and not participate in the challenge the order form is below. All t-shirt order MUST be turned in no later than 29 August to Mimi WoodworthThe battalion FRSA BLDG 7622.
Military One Source Here are some featured items you will find in the MOSAugust Monthly Content Plan:* Coaching: Health and Wellness Coaching. Areas of focus:weight management, physical activity and fitness, healthy eating,health condition, relationship, stress, life coaching and lifetransitions. To sign up with a coach, call 1-800-342-9647.Article: Driving Safely at Home after Combat DrivingArticle: Coping with Standardized Testing Systems when YouChange SchoolsBooklet: Honoring Our Babies and Toddlers: Supporting YoungChildren Affected by a Military Parents Death. This bookletexplores the issues of stress, trauma, grief, and loss as it relates toa military parent’s death. In addition to essential information andresources, the voice and perspective of the youngest children areshared throughout this booklet for family members, caregivers,and professionals to reference and utilize in their support ofbabies and toddlers. The newsletter is attached for you viewing.
24 August – Ice Cream Social Hildebrand Farms, Junction City What better way to survive the heat of August than with a cool scoop of ice cream and smiling faces? You can never have too many of either! Join us for a tour of the Hildebrand dairy in Junction City and an ice cream treat afterwards. Cost is $5 per person, and the whole family is welcome. RSVP to email@example.com Milford Lake Extreme Outdoor Water Festival August 18, 2012 @ 10:00 amGet your kids signed up for the Youth Triathlon! After thetriathlon, enjoy the many interactive activities at the festival.Carnival games, canoe/kayak rides, booths, displays, learn aboutwater safety, build a sand castle or participate in many otheractivities. Food and drink vendors will be available. Great familyevent! This event is Free and it is Free Park Entrance Day! Thisevent will be held at Milford State Park-South Boat Ramp Area,3612 State Park Rd., Milford, KS. For more information contactMilford State Park 785.238.3014 or visit www.junctioncity.org
Float Your Boat This is a boat made out of cardboard and duct tapeThis Saturday at Milford State Park, South Boat Ramp Area -Float Your Boat Cardboard Boat racing. Just left the lake and the water is wonderful. You can still enter and race. All the information and rules in the Calendar of Events (Things to Do) at: http://www.junctioncity.org/
TricareKeep up to date with the Tricare newsletter at the following link.http://view.exacttarget.com/?j=fe5b16797663067b7412&m=fefc1677766304&ls=fdb41572706202787d10777c62&l=fe5e15777c60057c7613&s=fdf51572706d02797d117077&jb=ffcf14 &ju=fe2d177475670574701d70 “A LOT” of valuable information
Battalion ThrowsBattalion throws (blankets) are here! You can purchase one or two at the battalion S-2 office (BLDG 7622) for $40.00. Make your checks out to “The Dragon Store”. Any questions please feel free to contact Mimi Woodworth at firstname.lastname@example.org or 785-240-4529.
Weather Information Link for Kansas weatherhttp://weather.noaa.gov/weather/KS_cc_us.html Tornado Watch – Severe Thunderstorms or tornados could happen within the next few hours. Get Ready Warning Tornado Warning– Issued for a smaller area when severe weather is imminent or already occurring. Take Action
Helpful websitesHelpful links: Helpful websites 1st Infantry Division – Fort Riley Commissary DEERS/ID Cards Army Community Service (ACS) Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers (BOSS) Fitness Child, Youth and School Services (CYSS) Recreation Army Family Covenant Irwin Army Community Hospital MyPay Post Exchange Residential Communities Initiative Program Resiliency Campus Unified School District 475 – Junction City Unified School District 383 – Manhattan/Ogden Kansas Severe Weather Tips TRAFFIC UPDATES Ft. Riley http://www.riley.army.mil/NewsViewer.aspx?id=5982