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  1. 1. 210 BSB FRSA FLASH 2 March 2012Did you know?St. Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland. MARCHMore than 100 St. Patricks Day parades are held across the 2 USO Documentary Showing 6pm USO (see Notes)United States; New York City and Boston are home to the 6-7 AFTB Level I 9am-4pm ACS 8 FRG Leader Training 9am-1pm ACSlargest celebrations. Informal Fund Training 2-3pm or 5-6pm ACSThere are 36.9 million U.S. residents with Irish roots. This 9 Military Free Lift Tickets 10am-8:30pm Snow Ridge 12 *Charlie FRG Meetingnumber is more than eight times the population of Ireland 15 Volunteer of the Month Ceremony 10:30am Commonsitself (4.5 million). Key Caller Training 10-11:30am or 5-6:30pm ACSThe four leaf clover is a symbol of Ireland. There is only one *Alpha FRG Meetingfour leaf clover for every 10,000 three leaf clovers. 16-18 North Country Goes Green Irish Festival Dulles State Office Building 16 Fort Drum Women’s Conference 9am-4pm Commons FLASH Contents 17 Fort Drum Women’s Conference 9am-2pm Commons Calendar 1 St. Patrick’s Day Flyers 3-4 20-21 AFTB Level II 9am-4pm ACS Volunteers 5 21 Spouses Club Wine, Beer and Cheese Tasting Commons Fort Drum Events6- 8 26 CYSS Child Development Centers Closed Community Notes 9 26-30 ACS Instructor Training 9am-4pm ACS Tax Preparation 10 27 *HHC FRG Meeting Contact Information 11 29 Women’s History Month Observance 11am-1:30pm Commons Common Terminology ACS=Army Community Service 772-6566 AFTB=Army Family Team Building 772-6710ERP=Employment Readiness Program 77 VCCUS=Volunteer Childcare in a Unit Setting FRMP=Financial /Readiness/Management Program 772-5196 F RG=Family Readiness GroupCLIF=Community Leader’s Information Forum VMIS-Volunteer Management Information System DONSA=Day of No Scheduled Activities-Fort Drum agencies may have an adjusted operating schedule 1
  2. 2. AFTB Level I March 2012 S M T W TH F S4 5 6 7 8 9 10 FRG Leader Training Military Free Lift Informal Fund Training Tickerts AFTB Level I11 12 13 14 15 16 17 *Charlie FRG *Bravo FRG Meeting Key Caller Training Autism Support Group Meeting 9-11am ACS 772-0664 EFMP Support Group *Alpha FRG Meeting Fort Drum Women’s Conference 11:30am-1pm ACS North Country Goes Green Irish Festival 16-1818 19 20 21 22 23 24 Spouses Club Beer, Volunteer of the Month Wine, and Cheese Ceremony Tasting AFTB Level II25 26 27 28 29 30 31 CYSS CLOSURE *HHC FRG Meeting Women’s History Month Observance ACS Instructor Training Information and Disclaimer This document is a compilation of agency information or emails that have been sent to the FRSA over the past week. If you would like any of the flyers in their original format please email your request to Call ahead and verify the time, date and location of the event you plan to attend. This email is for information purposes only, and you agree to not hold the unit representative responsible for any misprints or inaccuracy of information. If you have any questions, please call 772-4120 Check out the unit’s Virtual Family Readiness Group Website at Look for NY, Fort Drum, 2BCT, 210 BSB 2
  3. 3. Every Tuesday—6-7pm Ditch the workout and join the party! Taught by Maribel Paulino, Certified InstructorZumba is a Latin-Based, cardio-sculpt fitness class USO Fort Drum Phone: 315-777-8006 E-mail: 10502 S. Riva Ridge Loop Fort Drum, NY 13602 3
  4. 4. March 17-18 and 24-25, 2012EXCHANGE Reel Time Theater has $1 movies on Thursdays. 10am-4pm each dayCall 773-0065 for more information.Reel Time Theater Movie Schedule Please check individual producers for specific datesFort Drum Exchange315-773-0065/ The New York State Maple Producers Association invites families from across the Empire State and neighboring areasWED FEB 29 - Closed to learn all about the production of maple syrup and otherTHU MAR 01 – 1900 The Devil Inside (R) ALL SEATS FOR $1FRI MAR 02 - 1900 Red Tails (PG-13) related products. Our goal during Maple Weekend is to share2130 Underworld Awakening (R) the taste of real mouth-watering maple syrup withSAT MAR 03 - 1400 The Muppets (PG) you. Maple producers will demonstrate how to make syrup --... 1900 Haywire (PG-13) whether it’s simply boiling the sap over an open fire or2130 Underworld Awakening (R)SUN MAR 04 - 1400 The Muppets (PG) running it through highly scientific equipment -- the results1700 Red Tails (PG-13) always taste great!----------------------------------------------------------------- Admission is FREE!MON MAR 05 - ClosedTUE MAR 06 - ClosedWED MAR 07 - Closed Check the site to find a participating maple producer.THU MAR 08 - 1900 Haywire (R) ALL SEATS FOR THIS SHOWING $1FRI MAR 09 - 1900 Man on a Ledge (PG-13) Haywire (R)SAT MAR 10 - 1400 Big Miracle (PG)1900 Man on a Ledge (PG-13)2130 Haywire (R)SUN MAR 11 - 1400 Big Miracle (PG)1700 Man on a Ledge (PG-13)See More Peanuts Cartoon from this facebook page 4
  5. 5. VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITES AND EVENTSFor more information contact 5
  6. 6. Fort Drum Events and ClassesMarch 5Indoor Triathlon-March 5-16, Monti Physical Fitness Center3 - Person Teams and Individual Categories. 10 mile bike ride on upright bikes, 3 mile walk/run on treadmill. Packets and time cards can be picked up at thefront desk of the Monti Physical Fitness Center March 7- 18. Open to all Active Duty Military assigned/attached to Fort Drum. Family Members 18 years andolder, Retirees, Reservists, and DoD Civilians. Segments can be completed from 9 - 11 am, 1 - 3 pm and 5 - 7 pm. Swim segment can only take place from 1-3pm and 5-7 pm at Monti Pool. For information, call Monica Smith at 772-4806.Newcomer Orientation-Call Relocation Readiness at 772-6566 for time and locationDrum Family and Community Connection is welcoming soldiers, families, and DoD civilians to Fort Drum! This program provides valuable information onFamily and Morale, Welfare and Recreation programs, family support activities, healthcare, employment information, education opportunities and muchmore. Discover what Fort Drum has to offer! Children welcome. No reservation required.SOS Group Meeting-6 p.m.-8 p.m.,Army Community ServiceCall Survivor Outreach Services at 772-6357 for information.March 6Army Family Team Building Level I-Two day training: March 6 & 7-9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day“Military Survival Skills” training for family members. Army Family Team Building is hosting Level 1 training at the Army Community Service building, P-4330,Conway Road from 9 am – 4 pm each day. This training will introduce you to Army basics and much more. This is training is two days, free and open to allspouses, Soldiers and DoD Civilians. Register today by visiting ACS or call 772-9229/6710.Conditioning Center Instruction: Exercise Balls-9 a.m.-Fitness ProgramOffered on a first come-first served basis, with every piece of equipment in the Magrath Conditioning Center covered in the weekly rotation. Call 772-9672/4585 for details. Welcome Tour-9:30 a.m, Most Tuesdays-Tour departs from the Fort Drum InnDrum Family Welcome Tour is a narrated van tour of Fort Drum and the local community. Call the Relocation Readiness Program at 772-6566 for information. 6
  7. 7. March 6 (continued)Stress Management Workshop-1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Army Community Service-Family Advocacy ProgramAre you stressed? Having difficulty handling the demands your life has on you? Stress management classes can help. Call 772-2279 for more information.Family Night at the Commons: Zoo Night with Animals-5 p.m.-7 p.m.-Every TuesdaySpend the evening out with the kids at the Winner’s Circle. Each week there is a special fun activity for the children to participate in. The Pizza and PastaBuffet is sure to meet anyones appetite. Each week a different themed entertainment is provided for family fun. For more information, call Cindy Romig at772-6222.March 7Middle Years Parenting Workshop-9 a.m.-11 a.m, Army Community Service-Class dates: 3/7, 3/14 & 3/21This three week Family Advocacy Program course will teach parents to understand how their child is developing, create positive interactions in the family, andlearn discipline techniques that work. Call 772-2279 for more information.2012 Basketball Tournament Registration Deadline-Tournament: March 10 at 9 a.m.Sports tournaments are open to all active-duty military assigned or attached to Fort Drum, family members 19 years and older, and DoD civilians employed onFort Drum. Sign up at Sports Office by COB March 7. Call 772-6663 for details. 2012 Volleyball League Registration Deadline-Tournament: March 12-April 6, Monti Physical Fitness CenterSports tournaments are open to all active-duty military assigned or attached to Fort Drum, family members 19 years and older, and DoD civilians employed onFort Drum. Sign up at Sports Office by COB March 7. Call 772-6663 for details.2012 Volleyball League Registration Deadline-Tournament: March 12-April 6, Monti Physical Fitness CenterSports tournaments are open to all active-duty military assigned or attached to Fort Drum, family members 19 years and older, and DoD civilians employed onFort Drum. Sign up at Sports Office by COB March 7. Call 772-6663 for details. 7
  8. 8. March 8Employment 101 Class-9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Army Community ServiceLearn how to conduct a job search, write your resume and cover letter, and ace an interview. Call 772-9611 for more information and to register.Cross Country Ski and Lunch-9 a.m., Parks & Rec-Every ThursdayThe fun begins at Parks and Recreation when participants are fitted with equipment and given training, then offered a van ride to Remington Park Trail Head.Skiing is enjoyed until 11 am after which a lunch of soup and sandwich is provided by the Commons and is at a cost of $7.00 per person. This weekly programwill be offered each Thursday once an appropriate amount of snow has accumulated. For more information, call Mark Schnittger at 772-8222.Automotive Class: Basic Brakes-5 p.m., Automotive Skills Center-Free ClassLearn to do easy repairs and save money. Must sign up for classes in advance. Contact Mike Graveline at 772-5785.March 9In Her Shoes: Living with Domestic Violence-9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.-March 9 & 23This simulation activity is used to increase awareness of the struggles that women with abusive partners face. The activity illustrates how domestic violence isa community tragedy, not a private problem, the ups and downs a battered woman faces over the course of many years, and shows how we all have a role inthe movement to end domestic violence. Space is limited to 20-30 participants. Please call to register. Information: Sharmane Delgado, 772-6929.Conflict Resolution Training-4 p.m.-5 p.m., Youth Center-Free!This program can help you communicate and resolve issues better and give you the skills to be able to help you “work it out”. Call Child, Youth, and SchoolServices at 772-6719 for more information. 8
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  11. 11. FACEBOOK PAGES210 BSB 210 BSB 210 BSB 210 BSB Family Readiness Group Email Addresses and Assistance Phone Numbers For FRG Times and Locations, please email the FRG Leaders below. HHC Stephanie Utter Alpha Noi Jackson Alpha Tamia Campfield Bravo Gail Crabtree Charlie Janine McPhie Battalion FRSA Bridget Velasquez 315-772-4120 210BSB Staff Duty Phone Number 772-5097 11