USAACE Weekly Family Update 28 October 2011 US AAC E F R S A, B ld g. 8 9 5 0 , 7 t h Av e n u e, Fo rt R uc k er, Al 3 6 3 6 2 ( 3 3 4 ) 2 5 5 -0 9 6 0 o r r uc k. fr g ap @co n u s.ar m y. mi l Visit us at www.facebook.com/fortruckerfamilyINSIDE THIS ISSUE1 ACS Calendar of Events -- November2 Did You Know? Urgent Care Clinics – new one added!3 Chili 5-K4 “Salute to Military Family” Specials "’Relationship beforeopportunity’ is about giving before receiving, planting before harvesting and serving before asking" ~ Jeremie Kubicek Bake Your Cupcake Off! Tues, November 8th from 10 – 14pm at The Commons Prizes awarded for “Best Original,” “Best Traditional” and “Fanwww.housing.army.mil Favorite” To enter, email email@example.com – entrée fee $10 or Come sample and cast your vote – admission is $2.
Page 2 USAACE Family Weekly Update Did you Know? Upcoming Urgent Care Centers should be utilized instead of emergency rooms when Training/Workshops medical care is required after duty hours for Lyster beneficiaries. Emergency rooms are designed to treat medical emergencies such as heart 1 November – Family Resilience attacks, accidents or other emergencies that occur when Urgent Care Centers Training from 0830 – 1230 at may be closed. Below is a list of local Urgent Care Centers that are The Commons. To register call TRICARE Prime authorized. Remember, utilization of an Urgent Care (334) 255-3643. Center instead of an emergency room saves you wait time and possible payment of a medical claim. You must contact the After-Hours-Nurse line at 4 November -- Promotion Points Parent Support Program from 877-418-0983 to obtain referral for urgent care visits. 0900 – 1100 at the Early Childhood Activity Center. To register call (334) 255-3898. 4 & 7 November -- Divorce/Separation Co- Parenting Workshop from 0900 – 1200 at the Early Childhood Center. Call (334) 255-3898 to register. 10 November -- FRG Leader Training at Bldg. 5700, Rm 371F. To register call (334) 255-9578. 15 November – The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP): The Basics from 1800 – 2000 at Bowden Terrace NHC. Register nlt 14 Nov by calling (334) 255- 2594/9631. 15 & 16 November – Army Family Team Building (AFTB) Level I from 5:00pm – 8:00 pm in Bldg. 5700, Rm 371F. Call (334) 255-2382 to register. 15 November – Hunter Education Courses in Adams Hall Rm 120 from 5:30 – 9:30pm. To regiser call (334) 255-4305. Call (334) 255-0666 www.southeastalabamadancecompany.org
USAACE Family Weekly Update Page 320th Annual Chili 5-K & Cook-offThe 20th Annual Chili 5-K & Cook-off will be held onSaturday, 5 November at the Festival Field, Fort Rucker. Theevent is sponsored by AAAA, and 1-14th Aviation Regiment.The proceeds from the run and cook-off help finance theArmy Aviation Association of America’s (AAAA)Scholarship Fund. These scholarships, provided to onlyhighly qualified applicants, range from $1,000 to $15,000.The day will start with a professionally-run 5k road race. Ifyou aren’t up for the 5k run, there is also a 1 mile Fun Run.During the 5k run, over 30 different chili teams will bepreparing their chili for you to sample. Tickets will be soldfor $1.00/each. With ticket in hand, you can choose yourchili, receiving a 1 cup sample for each one of your tickets.Get ready- there are always plenty of choices!To register visit their website at www.chili5k.com. Visit http://homefrontartistryteam.blogspot.com/