FRSA FLASH 09 Nov 2012


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FRSA FLASH 09 Nov 2012

  1. 1. TASK FORC E TIGERSH AR KFRSA FLASH T H URSD AY , N O VE ME B R 8 , 2 0 1 2 I N S I D E T HI S IS S UE : BDE Afghan Sale 2/3FAMILY EVENTS Veterans Day Dis- 4 counts03 Dec - TF Tigershark Family Info Brief @ the MPA Event Flyers 613 Dec - TF Tigershark Holiday Social @ LeRay Mansion ACS Calendar of 11 Events Dates to Remember 12 FRG Leadership 13 Unit Events 20 Nov Thanksgiving Meal @ The CAB DFAC 1100 - 1400 S P E C I A L P O I N TS O F I N T E R ES T:  10th CAB Afghan Sale winding down  Veterans Day Restaurant Discounts TF Tigershark is donating a decorated holiday wreath to the North Country Spouses’ Club. Gather you ideas for our THEME and send them to Stephanie Ward via email at
  2. 2. P AGE 2 V O LUME 1 , I SSUE 110th Combat Aviation Brigade Afghan SaleThe afghan sale is still underway! A sample of the blanket is still on display in theBrigade HQ building near the Staff Duty desk. Ive attached the order form for yourconvenience.UPDATE: The sale deadline date has changed to WEDNESDAY 14 NOVEMBER!Please have all orders turned in to your Commander (and subsequently forwarded tothe Brigade XO) NLT COB 14 NOVEMBER!Any questions can be directed to me or 315-427-6795.Thank you,Shery McFadden
  3. 3. N E WS LE T T E R T IT LE P AGE 3 10th CAB Afghan Sale Order Form • Name___________________________________ • Phone___________________________________ • Unit (Task Force AND Co)____________________ • Quantity Ordered__________________________ • Total Amount Due ($40 per blanket) ________________________________________ • Please pay cash OR make checks payable to: Falcon Warrior Support Fund • Submit order and payment to your Company Commander NLT 14 November POC for this sale is Shery McFadden 315‐427‐6795
  4. 4. P AGE 4 V O LUME 1 , I SSUE 1Veterans Day Specials
  5. 5. N E WS LE T T E R T IT LE P AGE 5 Veterans Day Discounts 2012**FREE MEALS ON VETERANS DAYOLIVE GARDEN - Veterans Eat Free. Olive Garden Restaurants offer a free meal (withproof of service) from a list of several entrees on a special menu. This special is scheduledfor Monday, November 12, 2012. Additionally, some Olive Garden restaurants will also giveout a $10 gift card to veterans for a future visit.APPLEBEE’S - Military Veterans and Active-Duty Service Members will be able to eatFREE at any Applebee’s across the U.S. on Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11, 2012. Therewill be six entrées available from the menu. Guests will be asked to show one ore more of thefollowing as proof of Service: a U.S. Uniform Services Identification Card, a U.S. UniformServices Retired Identification Card, Current Leave and Earnings Statement, Veterans Or-ganization Card, a photograph in uniform, or wearing a uniform in person. For more infor-mation about Veterans Day at Applebee’s, visit the Applebee’s website CORRAL - Golden Corrals 9th annual Military Appreciation Monday dinnerwill be held on Monday, November 12, 2012, from 4 to 9 pm in all Golden Corral res-taurants nationwide. The FREE dinner meal is a special "thank you tribute" to any personwho has ever served in the United States Military. If you are a veteran, retired, currentlyserving, in the National Guard or Reserves, you are invited to join us for Golden CorralsMilitary Appreciation Monday dinner. To date, Golden Corral restaurants have providedover 2.2 million free meals and contributed over $3.3 million to the Disabled American Vet-erans organization.CHILI’S - FREE meal, Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov 11, 2012. Chili’s is offering allMilitary Veterans past and present their choice of one of 6 meals. This offer is available dur-ing business hours at participating Chili’s in the U.S. only. Dine-in from limited menu only;beverages and gratuity not included. All Desserts priced $5.oo for Veterans and active dutymilitary. Simply show proof of military service. See flier for more information.SUBWAY - Free Six Inch Sub. Many Subway locations offer a free six inch sub to mili-tary veterans on Veteran’s Day, November 11, 2010. However, Subway restaurants are fran-chises, so this offer may only be available in select locations. Please contact your local Sub-way for more information regarding Veteran’s day specials.Denny’s Restaurants - All-you-can-eat Pancakes. Participating Denny’s restaurantswill be offering an all-you-can-eat pancakes meal on Monday, Nov 12, 2012. Remember tocall ahead and verify that your local Denny’s is participating.
  6. 6. P AGE 6 V O LUME 1 , I SSUE 1Event Flyers
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  8. 8. P AGE 1 0 V O LUME 1 , I SSUE 1 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 box
  9. 9. P AGE 1 1 V O LUME 1 , I SSUE 1See what Army Community Service (ACS) has to offer youDid you know ACS schedules a tour of the area every Tuesday morning? It is open to all Soldiers and dependants! Call (315) 772-6556 to schedule your spot. Think ACS First! Want to know more about Army life or FRGs? Call ACS to reserve a seat.
  10. 10. N E WS LE T T E R T IT LE P AGE 1 2 Dates to Remember11/11 Veterans Day11/11 BOSS Chili Cook-off 1400-1500 Nash Boss Center11/12-13 Division DONSA11/13 EFMP Support Group 1130-1300 ACS11/13 Key Caller Training 1000-1130 ACS11/13 Key Caller Training 1400-1530 ACS11/13-15 Teen AFAP Conference 1600-1900 ACS11/14 Native American History Month Observance 1130-1300 The Commons11/14 Federal Employment Workshop 1300-1500 SFAC Classroom11/14-15 AFTB Level II 0900-1600 ACS11/15 Volunteer of the Month Ceremony 1030-1130 The Commons11/15 Overseas Orientation Brief 0930-1100 ACS11/16 Blended Family Workshop 0900-1200 ACS11/16 USO Home for the Holidays 1900-2330 The Commons11/17 NCSC Craft Fair 1000-1600 Monti Physical Fitness Center11/19 Budget Management & Checking Acct Mgmt 0900-1200 ACS11/20 & 26 Resume Start to Finish 0900-1200 ACS11/20 Leadership Serves Thanksgiving Meals at DFACs 1100-1400 DFACs11/20 Anger Management 1300-1530 ACS11/20 Winter Driving & Snow Blowing Class 1400-1600 M-1028311/21 Negotiating Job Offers-Employment Readiness 0930-1130 ACS11/21-23 Local Schools Thanksgiving Break11/21-23 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York Outdoor Rec.11/22 Division DONSA / Thanksgiving11/22 BOSS Home for the Holidays 1200 Football BOSS Building 1400 Dinner11/22 Thanksgiving at the USO 1200-1700 USO11/23 Division DONSAThe North Country Spouses Club and the Volunteer Support Fund will be hosting their 22ndAnnual Craft and Antique Fair on Saturday, November 17th 2012 from 10:00am - 4:00pm atthe Monti Physical Fitness Center. Not only would they like to invite you to attend, but theyare seeking volunteers to help work with children between 3-12 years old while the parentsshop. All volunteers must be VCCUS trained, but the organization is willing to host a trainingprior to the event for any of those interested.Volunteers will not only be assisting with the supervision of the children or helping them witha Holiday craft, but the Fair will be a great way to get a jump start on that Holiday shoppinglist! If you are interested in finding out more about this volunteer opportunity please contactAlison Fisher at scfd.craftfair@gmail.comThanks for supporting this event, and we hope to see you there.
  11. 11. TF Tigershark FRG Leadership FRG Advisor Stephanie Ward 315-681-4518 / 318-613-2664 HHC FRG Leader Task Force Tigershark Shannon McFarland Staff Duty Desk 315-681-6880 315-774-1400 B Troop FRG Leader Stephanie Rickert 315-629-6321 B Company FRG Leader Patrice Graham 315-286-7454 D Company FRG Leaders Kelly Caracillo / Marcia Jenkins 661-478-9841 / 803-984-9343 E Company FRG Leader Becca Althouse Tigershark Assigned FRSA is 717-327-7895 Jackie Sharpe 10th CAB FRSA Office Phone: 315-774-1104 F Company FRG Leaders Cell Phone 315-778-6106 Jen Vonsik / RheAnne StevensE-mail: 315-681-4607 / 315-661-6845 Contents of this FLASH are compiled from multiple Military Family news sources. Material presented does not representthe views or endorsement of the 10th CAB or the Army. This material is for personal use of the readers. All readers are en- couraged to do further research for all applicable restrictions and guidelines.